The most important consideration when choosing a cloud gateway

In my previous post on the Modern Equipment Manufacturer, I looked at the evolution of commercial and industrial equipment, the advent of device data and the rise of the BMS. I also looked at the next logical step for BMS…

The next frontier for device and BMS data

The commercial and industrial equipment market has seen massive innovation in just the past few decades – becoming smarter, more connected and more easily managed over time. But the biggest evolution and advancement may be on the horizon thanks in…

ABI Research identifies four benefits of cloud-enabling equipment

Today’s equipment owners, building owners and facilities managers are demanding that their critical industrial and commercial equipment – from HVAC systems to fire panels – function as a system instead of a collection of individual, disparate devices. What’s more, they’re…

What do customers demand from modern HVAC systems? Mitsubishi Electric Trane weighs in

Something that became apparent during this year’s AHR Expo was that the next generation of HVAC equipment is smarter, more connected and more cloud-enabled than ever before. This was clearly on display in the product announcements and news at the…

Equipment Manufacturers Turn Cloud Connectivity into Competitive Advantage

By embedding cloud connectivity and device management into their equipment, today’s industrial equipment manufacturer is able to sell a greater peace of mind and, critically, the guarantees of: Failsafe infrastructure Minimal downtime Minimal loss in productivity The swiftest possible remedial…

How OEMs can better protect their equipment from cyberattack

In my last article on the Modern Equipment Manufacturer, I talked about the threat of cyberattack facing OEMs and the equipment that they create. Ultimately, as commercial and industrial equipment becomes more essential to operations, as cyber threats grow increasingly…

Why OEMs need to get serious about cybersecurity

Last month, many of the leading Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVACR) companies came together for the world’s largest, annual HVAC and industrial/commercial equipment event, the 2019 AHR Expo. As expected, there were multiple new product launches and news…

Panasonic introduces new HVAC technologies to deliver “quality air for life”

Participants at this year’s annual AHR Expo, the world’s largest and most respected Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVACR) marketplace, made it abundantly clear that HVAC solution manufacturers are focused on bringing a new generation of product to market…

Douglas Lighting Controls discuss the benefits of smarter lighting

There is an overarching trend among the manufacturers of industrial and commercial equipment to make their products and solutions smarter and more connected. It was a trend that we heard discussed extensively by HVACR manufacturers at the 2019 AHR Expo…

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