IoT Systems Integrators

Lunera Introduces Smart Lighting Platform with No Hardware or Firmware Licensing Fees

Santa Clara, California-based Lunera reported that lighting producer Technical Consumer Products Inc. (TCP) is the first lighting maker to incorporate Lunera’s Smart Lighting Platform into their products. Lunera’s smart lighting platform for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) includes an open and secure, cloud-based IoT software platform and a royalty-free Smart Module …

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Osram Launches Building Automation and IoT Platform Lightelligence

Osram has introduced a platform for building automation and IoT services that it calls Lightelligence. The building automation and IoT platform name obviously combines the words light and intelligence. According to Osram, the Lightelligence platform examines data from a variety of sensots to provide valuable insights into the conditions of …

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AI Software Provider Fract Partners with Current, Powered by GE on Improving Performance of Retailers

Fract, a provider of a geospatial Artificial Intelligence (AI) platform that analyzes internal and external factors to enhance retail performance, announced its partnership with Current, powered by GE. Current by GE works with commercial, retail, and industrial companies to leverage LED technology to make energy efficiency improvements. The company also …

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Philips Lighting Expands Interact Platform to All IoT Applications Using Lighting as a Backbone; Launches New Connected Lighting Systems

Previously, Philips Lighting launched Interact as an office IoT platform. (Ref. Coverage). Now the company has apparently expanded the Interact platform to include all IoT applications. The platform supports the Philips Lighting’s plan to deliver new data-enabled services as value extends from lighting products and systems to services. The company …

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TALQ Consortium to Introduce TALQ Version 2.0 Standard for Smart City Applications

The TALQ Consortium, which developed a global interface standard and certification system for managing outdoor lighting, announced that it will soon introduce TALQ version 2.0, an easy to integrate RESTful/JSON protocol. TALQ version 2.0 addresses numerous smart city applications. According to the consortium, the updated technical specification defines the new …

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IoT Integrator Noribachi Offers Pulse IoT Platform and Customized IoT Solutions

Noribachi formed a digital services technology branch (Noribachi Digital Services) to bring the Internet of Things solutions to life. According to the company, the company can transform most any light into a smart light. For this service, the company created Pulse IoT, a wireless platform that the company claims lets …

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GE Lighting Expands Connected Portfolio with Voice Control-Integrated Ceiling Fixtures and a Smart Wall Switch

GE Lighting has unveiled a voice-control integrated ceiling fixture for the home. Also the company released several enhancements to existing products, and the company introduced what they are calling a smart wall switch. In their news release, GE Lighting points out that no two people are the same. Therefore, the …

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Osram Acquires Industrial IoT Firm Digital Lumens

German firm Osram has agreed to acquire Digital Lumens Inc., a U.S. company based in Boston, Massachusetts. Digital Lumens specializes in industrial IoT solutions. Founded in 2008, Digital Lumens now has 65 employees. During the last fiscal year, the company generated revenues in the mid-double-digit millions (USD). The company’s software …

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Osram Creates Non-proprietary DEXAL Interface for Communication Among Luminaire Components

Osram announced Osram DEXAL™ (Data Exchange for Advanced Lighting), which serves as a non-proprietary, intra-luminaire communication technology for communicating data between luminaire components within an individual luminaire. DEXAL enables power and bi-directional communication between the driver and the fixture-integrated elements. Osram notes that this interface can provide accurate luminaire-specific data including diagnostics …

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