Don’t take it for granted that your building management system is saving energy. A little extra attention will help it fulfil its potential, says STEVE LOUGHNEY of Siemens Building Technologies.
Open systems are good news for the end users of building-management systems, as ROB HEMMERDINGER explains.
The inclusion of a procedure in a new ISO/EN standard for specifying the functional requirements of a building-automation and control system will, believes KEITH CHURCHES, lead to better systems.
HOWARD LEIGH appraises the benefits of the BACnet open protocol.