XML: Connecting the World

altThe big challenge in building automation is to achieve effective and simple communication between different systems that make up an installation. The protocols are a key to achieve and XML an ideal solution for any building regardless of the type of protocol used tool.

by: Alejandra Garcia Velez

green building, intelligent building (I)

The buildings are large consumers of energy and other important resources for the planet. The guest sets out the reasons why LEED certification is a mechanism of commitment to the environment, a way to positively position a building and get economic savings.

The steady increase in the cost of energy, coupled with growing concern about the environmental impact, especially generated by buildings, has led to several initiatives that aim to reduce energy consumption and promote sustainable building practices that improve the quality life of the occupants and the communities where they are built. LEED is one of these initiatives.

By: Julio Londono *

Evolution in integration protocols

To join each component of an automation system needed a software that enhances communication and integration. Experts spoke with ACR LATINOAMÉRICA on current trends.

In the world there are a lot of languages ​​and dialects: Castilian, English, French, German, Japanese, Mandarin, Italian, Portuguese, Afrikaans, Aymara, Arabic, Quechua, Russian and many more. But despite this difference, humans have found ways to communicate effectively and clearly. Something similar happens in the world of automation, different management software, with different communication protocols, but the goal is the same.

By: Alejandra Garcia Velez

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