Internet of Things

Fulham Establishes European Headquarters in the Netherlands

Fulham Co., Inc. of Hawthorne, California USA, has established a new European headquarters and design center in Alkmaar in the Netherlands. Fulham is a leading supplier of lighting components and electronics for commercial and specialty applications. The lighting components it supplies include electronic ballasts for fluorescent and HID systems. According to …

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Hospital Installs Philips LED System to Aid Healing

While the American Medical Association has come out with guidelines that recommend minimizing the blue component of LED streetlights (Ref: article), lighting made to mimic natural sunlight has some proven beneficial effects. Exposure to white light with a bluish tint in the morning has been found to help people awaken …

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Cheshire Schools Save with Lighting and IoT Project

Enlighted, Inc. of Sunnyvale, California USA, a provider of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions for commercial buildings, reportedly worked with Cheshire Public Schools in Connecticut. Cheshire Schools installed LED lighting from Mustone LED Illuminations featuring Enlighted Smart Sensors in all seven of its schools. The project including the LED lighting …

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Digital Lumens Launches Next-Gen Analytics Platform

Digital Lumens, the Boston-based LED lighting, and data analytics company, launched an improved version of its LightRules® lighting control and business intelligence platform. The company’s system employs Digital Light Agents, a fixture and manufacturer independent product that integrates wireless networking, with occupancy and daylight sensing, and full range dimming capability. …

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Quest Gets LED Lighting and Platform for Iot with Help of Cree

Quest, a firm that provides cloud, and managed service, selected Cree’s SmartCast® Power over Ethernet (PoE) LED lighting integrated with a Cisco network. The SmartCast system will operate the lighting at Quest’s new High Availability Business Center (HABC) in Roseville, California. Quest’s HABC serves as a premier data center. The …

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PointGrab Joins Cisco Digital Ceiling

PointGrab of San Jose, California USA, reported that it has joined the Cisco Digital Ceiling framework. The Cisco Digital Ceiling is an IoT-based ecosystem that connects building services in a single, converged IP network.  PointGrab’s edge-analytics smart sensor, CogniPoint™, can complement the Cisco Digital Ceiling framework. CogniPoint provides occupancy analytics …

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GE Launches “Lights for Life Challenge”

GE is taking advantage of the of the culture of home-tinkerers and engineers to develop new products and product capabilities. With the help of Maker and Hackster.io’s new partnership, GE has launched the “Lights for Life Challenge” at Maker Faire Bay Area.  GE’s challenge calls upon engineers, makers, and designers …

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Terralux Embraces IoT Beyond Lighting

Terralux has expanded its LEDSENCE technology which already offers connected lighting with an analysis backend. The expanded LEDSENSE technologies now include retrofit HVAC control, an intelligence gateway, building automation system connection and utility connection with automated demand response. Terralux integrated these expanded capabilities into its new LEDSENSE Retrofit Control Package …

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