Internet of Things

Silver Spring Networks to provide City of Halifax a Network Solution for 43,000 LED-based Street Lights

Silver Spring Networks, Inc. of Redwood City, California USA reports that Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada has selected the company to provide an intelligent LED street lights network. Silver Spring Networks will deploy its smart street lights solution, including its Streetlight.Vision control software. The company’s solution will network 43,000 LED luminaires …

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Bridgelux Spins Off Smart Lighting Business; Chinese Investment Group to Acquire Bridgelux

Bridgelux of Livermore, California USA, reported that through a definitive agreement, China Electronics Corporation (CEC), and ChongQing Linkong Development Investment Company will acquire the company. Bridgelux also announced that it will spin off its smart lighting business in a company called Xenio. Xenio will focus on the development of software-enabled …

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GE to Sell Intelligent Color-Changing LED Lighting Compatible with Apple’s HomeKit

GE plans to offer intelligent, color-changing LED lighting that is compatible of Apple’s HomeKit.  Beth Comstock, president and CEO, GE Business Innovations, shared GE’s plans during GE’s Connected Future event, which unveiled LED-enabled Intelligent Environments capabilities for homes, buildings, and cities. “Lighting is how many first experiment with the idea of …

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