BACnet Protocol

BACnet Protocol The purpose of this document is to provide an overview of BACnet history, terminology and philosophy for building owners, managers and others involved with BACnet projects. The document provides an introduction to the topic of BACnet but it is not a comprehensive description of BACnet and it is not a product or system [...]

Applications, Systems and Methods in Smart Home Technology

Abstract Smart Home technology started for more than a decade to introduce the concept of networking devices and equipment in the house. According to the Smart Homes Association the best definition of smart home technology is: the integration of technology and services through home networking for a better quality of living. Many tools that are [...]

Review Of Building Energy Management System

Abstract with an increasing need for reduction in energy consumption level and continuing growth of energy use by commercial buildings has created a need to develop innovative techniques to reduce and optimize building energy use. Recently Building Energy Management System (BEMS) have gained popularity because of increasing interest in building energy conservation and savings. Building [...]

Overview and Comparative Analysis Of Smart Home Systems

Abstract Smart Home Systems have achieved great interest in the recent years to make people’s life easier and more comfortable. Smart home system offers people to control home environment in efficient and comfortable manner. Technological advancement in recent years resulted in producing a large number of smart and sophisticated systems which promoted smart living technology. [...]

Bluetooth Smart Home

Abstract—Smart grids are an evolution of the existing electric distribution systems due to the growing demand of energy, the expansion in the use of renewable energy sources, and the development of novel and innovative information and communication technologies (ICT). The installation of systems based on wireless networks can play a key role in the extension [...]

Smart Home Systems Based on Internet of Things

Smart Home Systems Based on Internet of Things Smart home systems achieved great popularity in the last decades as they increase the comfort and quality of life. Most smart home systems are controlled by smartphones and microcontrollers. A smartphone application is used to control and monitor home functions using wireless communication techniques. We explore the [...]

Z-Wave Smart Home

Introduction of Z-Wave smart home Z-Wave smart home is an international standard for wireless home automation. Home automation allows to interconnect all functions dealing with electricity such as light, heating, cooking, cooling, security etc with each other and to apply automation of these functions. This results in more security and more convenience in homes and [...]

ZigBee Smart Home

ZigBee Wireless sensor networking is one of the most exciting technology markets today. Over the next five to ten years, wireless sensors will have a significant impact on almost all major industries as well as our home lives. ZigBee got its name from the way bees zig and zag while tracking between flowers and relaying [...]

An Intelligent Home Automation System

Home Automation System The comfort of the home and the Society are helped by the "things" which surround them. These things are connected to each other, either directly or indirectly via the internet of things. Having full access to controlling these devices remotely with reasonable precision within the network when required is a key element [...]

DIM TO WARM

DIM TO WARM – everything you need to know about this new lighting technology Dim to Warm: what is this new lighting technology? What are its applications? Why do architects and interior designers need to know about it? Here are all the answers. Do you remember the dimmer controller of old halogen light bulbs? When [...]

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