Internet of Things

Schreder and Panasonic Partner on Development of Luminaire-based Smart City Platform

LED lighting company Schréder, announced a partnership agreement with international electronics corporation Panasonic. The agreement is for the companies to collaborate in developing new solutions for Smart Cities.

 The two companies plan to share their expertise and knowledge in creating solutions for transforming lighting infrastructure into an integrated Smart City …

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Jakarta Gets Philips LED Street Lights and City Touch System

Philips Lighting- connected LED street lights installed and commissioned with City Touch system in Jakarta, Indonesia

Philips Lighting announced a city-wide upgrade of the street lighting in Jakarta, Indonesia. According to Philips, the project, which will help transform Jakarta into a smart city, requires upgrading nearly 90,000 street luminaires with LED lights. Jakarta is one of the world’s most populous and fastest growing urban centers and …

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Silvair Completes $12 Million Funding Round

Silvair, a provider of commercial, Bluetooth-based smart lighting technologies, completed a US$12 million Series A funding round. The Polish company expects to use the funding to commercialize its end-to-end smart lighting platform. Additionally, the company plans to expand its marketing and customer support capabilities, worldwide. Trigon TFI led the funding …

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Philips Lighting Supplies Connected Lighting for Memphis Bridge

Philips Lighting commemorated the Big River Crossing grand opening with the unveiling of a new connected lighting system. According to Philips Lighting, the new dynamic lighting installation along the Harahan Bridge that spans the Mississippi River, illuminates the country’s longest public pedestrian bridge. The company says that its technology called …

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Echelon Launches CLP 4000 Controller for Lighting and Future IoT and Smart Cities

Echelon Corp. of Santa Clara, California has added the CLP 4000 controller to its expanding multi-application platform for a connected smart lighting infrastructure. The new CLP 4000 includes open-standard sensor inputs that allow customers to integrate Internet of Things (IoT) applications. Such IoT adaptability allows the controller to work with …

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Acuity Adds nLight Air to nLight Control Platform

Acuity Brands, Inc. announced the nLight® AIR platform, a wireless extension of its popular nLight® digital lighting control platform. The nLight® AIR platform is a fully wireless lighting control system that boasts a five-tier security architecture with Data Encryption, Authentication of Devices, Communication Encryption, Limited Anonymity of Devices, and Verification …

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