Amp Up Lighting Controls Now - Important Energy Deadline Looming for Commercial Buildings
States have a deadline of Oct. 18, 2013 to certify that they have updated the provisions of their commercial building codes regarding energy efficiency. The mandate comes from the U.S. Department of Energy which requires that states update their building energy codes to meet or exceed (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers) 90.1-2010 codes, which amp up lighting controls over the previous 2007 version.
All About Managed Services
AVI-SPL has two managing services products, Video Network Operations Center (VNOC) and the Symphony Management Platform, which is designed to work with clients and make sure their needs are met quickly or prevent problems that could appear.
6 Points to Consider About Physical Security Information Management
Using Physical Security Information Management means making security data available to IT for an analysis of security design and whether or not it is a success. It provides users with the ability to watch whomever has moved to certain areas and to take that information and have security or IT analyze for patterns, access trends, etc. Learn more about PSIM here.
Taking Pause on Emergency Mass Notification — This Week
As TechDecisions Media and our sister publication Commercial Integrator got ready to announce the partnership with NSCA to provide awareness and education of Mass Notification Emergency Communication through www.mnec.com, the tragic news of the bombings at the Boston Marathon was unfolding.
InfoComm 2013 Sets the Stage for Higher Education Attendees
InfoComm 2013 is offering a host of resources for educational attendees. Special sessions like the Technology Managers Symposium, InfoComm University courses, 3D Comm 3DTraining and Education Workshop, and the Educational Technology Tech Zone Pavilion will all be available at the show.