Our members are manufacturers from all application areas of Home
& Building Control ranging from lighting, shutter control to
security, heating, ventilation, air conditioning, monitoring, alarming,
water control, energy management, metering, as well as household
appliances, audio and lots more.
Aartesys develops products and services in the field of communications technology. It focuses on IP solutions for secure access and transfer of information in the field of IoT (Internet of Things). The latest innovation is the launch of their system Aartesys connect2control (C2C): EasyGateways®, C2C hub and a portal to allow secure remote access in worldwide installed control systems, buildings and machinery. The Easy Gateway and C2C remote programming of the KNX installation via mobile phone or DSL connection is made possible in an easy way. No VPN, no fixed IP addresses, no special firewall settings, but the end-to-end encrypted and transmitted with https protocol.
ABB is represented in over 100 countries with more than 100,000 employees. ABB benefits from over 25 years of experience in intelligent building control systems. ABB develops, produces and sells a complete range of innovative products for building installation. ABB plays a leading role in the KNX Association. ABB\'s products are conform to the international KNX standard, the leading technology worldwide for intelligent building control. ABB Oy, located In Helsinki, is manufacturing and selling e.g. drives for HVAC applications and offers a complete portfolio of solar inverters from small transformerless single phase string inverters up to hundreds of kilowatts transformerless central inverters. The revenues of ABB Oy are 2.2 billion euros and the company employs more than 6,000 people.
ABUS Security-Center is a manufacturer of innovative alarm and video surveillance systems. For the company, the development of particularly user-friendly and holistic security products has priority. The target is the fusion of mechanics, electronics, alarm and video. The integration of the KNX technology into the range of wireless and wired alarm systems sets new standards and allows KNX users to extend their existing KNX systems with high-end ABUS products.
Acematic Intelligent Co.,Ltd provides all-round, high-performance, intelligent and digital network-based smart terminal solutions for different levels of demands from different types of customers. Their products include: Cloud platform, intelligent community solutions; IoT sensing devices and smart home solutions; HD Audio and Video solutions and building visitors management systems. Acematic Intelligent Co.,Ltd is committed to bringing customer more safe, comfortable, convenient and energy efficient intelligent lifestyle in the future with overall home, hotel and commercial building solutions.
AEM designs, develops and delivers systems and solutions that integrate all aspects of security and access control in a single architecture. Building protection is addressed via an integrated approach, one that allows building a complete facility management solution. Solutions for several application fields are offered:
• video surveillance
• access control (staff and visitors)
• monitoring & control
AEM designs and manufactures hardware products that are used together with online services developed by Acotel S.p.A., the holding company.
Acrel Co.,Ltd is one of the most famous Chinese manufacturers of electric measurement and control equipment. They specialist in R&D, production and sale of intelligent power distribution devices/ systems and have developed many product series in this field. Because of the increasing worldwide energy consumption, Acrel is aiming at products that can reduce energy consumption. Acrel made a detailed market analysis and joined the KNX Road Show in China last year. Acrel chose KNX because of its good performance in energy savings. At present Acrel is investigating the KNX protocol and preparing for there first development of first KNX devices.
Active DBS is a solutions & services company, targeting time & money savings through productivity improvements, water and energy savings. Their open & application oriented software suite for "Energy Efficiency & Maintenance Suite", called E2MS, can be embedded or is available via the Web (Cloud Computing). The range of systems is then designed to serve single sites as multiple sites, local monitoring up to complex remote management needs, as a stand-alone solution up to a multiple purpose Enterprise Information System (customized reports for all levels, energy efficiency & ISO 50 001 compliance, KPI, etc.). E2MS is common for any site from 50 to 50 000 m², with one or multiple utilities such as refrigeration, HVAC, lighting, one or many networks with input & output modules, meters, controllers, PLCs. The KNX protocols is fully part of the Active DBS road map to enlarge its E2MS library.
ACX GmbH is a company based in Lichtenstein (Saxony) and Zwickau. The company was founded in 2008. They stand for quality and commitment in the development and certification of advanced software solutions and products. They are a provider of software and hardware solutions that are tailored to customer requirements. Noteworthy is their development experience and innovation. Through several years of experience their employees have expertise in:
• development and approval of motor controls
• development and approval of tools for monitoring and parameterization of motor controls
• automation of devices, systems and equipment
• control systems for intelligent buildings and building automation
• Software Engineering for the monitoring and management of operational data
• electronics and software modules for embedded systems
Adiutec AG is a specialist service provider for manufacturers and planners in building automation. The interdisciplinary team with years of experience in the industry offers extensive know-how and instant capacity expansion.
• Market research (qualitative / quantitative surveys)
• Usability and Requirements Engineering (Load and specifications)
• Coaching and Project Support
• Development services with BACnet, KNX, etc.
Due to the specific knowledge in room and building automation, Adiutec AG not only assists manufacturers, but also professional planners with demanding projects tasks such as design, tendering and expertise. This results in a unique proximity to the market, which benefits both manufacturers and designers. Adituec AG is a member of key industry associations and is actively involved in training at various colleges.
More than 1,000 installations realized in most diverse application areas, local representations worldwide and numerous certified integration partners make Advancis one of the international market leaders in the field of vendor-neutral PSIM (Physical Security Information Management). Founded in 1994, the company was pioneering with regard to cross-domain security management. From the very start, independence and vendor-neutrality have been the key advantages of the WinGuard system, as it integrates the total security, building, communication and IT infrastructure.
Agentilo GmbH is an independent software company in the fields of building automation and remote monitoring and control.
Since 25 years, Agentilo develops software on behalf of well-known companies, from controller and gateway programming up to web services, cloud solutions, including ETS apps and much more. From its work for the KNX association and other clients, Agentilo has gained deep knowledge of the KNX technology. Furthermore Agentilo develops the Agentilo Mobile software as its own product. Agentilo Mobile is a modular framework with applications for visualization, security and control, which can be extended with scripts. The front-end of the system is optimized for iOS and Android, smart phones and tablets, but can also be used with modern web browsers in general. The Agentilo Cloud supplements Agentilo Mobile with a secured web portal, which connects multiple on-site Agentilo Mobile installations as a main centre, for example chain stores or facilities of a community. Agentilo has a strong interest into client-server and web applications, including the new KNX web services and other web technologies.
As a development center and manufacturer of intelligent telecommunications products, AGFEO is one of the leading players on the European ISDN market. Top product quality, user-oriented thinking and close, productive cooperation with customers and employees have been the watchwords for the company’s success for more than 50 years. The company is located in Bielefeld, Germany and has just shown its first KNX development at the recent CEBIT Fair.
The air, an integral part of life, affects quality of life and health decisively. Up to 90 percent of the air we breathe is inside rooms. High indoor air quality is therefore crucial to our well-being. Air-On AG has already managed to solve problems that often compromised the indoor climate and air quality. Air-On is revolutionizing air conditioning through the combination of five functions in one product: heating, ventilation, air purification, dehumidification, and humidification. Intelligent control of the crucial parameters of indoor climate (temperature, humidity and CO 2 ) also saves massive energy. A KNX interface card allows Air-On to be integrated into building automation to support efficient control of the indoor climate and also save energy.
Airmaster A/S is a Danish company which offers decentralized heat recovery ventilation solutions for schools and institutions, offices and conference facilities. Since its establishment in 1991, the company has focused on decentralized heat recovery ventilation. The decentralized concept makes it possible to place the ventilation systems in only the rooms which need ventilation. Via building control the decentralized ventilation units can be directed centrally, which provides their customers with the unique advantages of having decentralized units together with central control.
The company Alexander Bürkle stands out as electrical wholesalers with millions of innovative technical products and numerous matching services for people who appreciate modern building technology and want individual solutions implemented in their homes. terminal® is their planning tool for building a self-developed software for electrical contractors. It can also help craftsmen, architects and planners with an uncomplicated planning of KNX. Multimedia systems, antenna technology and networks are set up within the shortest time. Professionals have with terminal the perfect tool to plan and network all the desired devices and necessary technical functions at the end customers’ home.
3E is oriented toward supplying solutions for energy savings, modular devices for measurement and consumption control, power quality analyzers for energy monitoring in industrial field, communication devices based on standard protocols and network software for management of data acquisition. The activities related to the KNX world are a KNX communication module combined to the single and three-phase energy counters.
Over a decade has gone by since AirzoneAltra Corporacion first detected that duct-based air-conditioning was suffering from major limitations: The lack of temperature control in each area reduced comfort whilst unnecessarily increasing energy costs. The response was a new concept in home climate control: zoning, a system that assures the ideal temperature in every room in the home. Since then, Altra Corporacion has researched and developed advanced climate-control systems to assure home comfort and savings. They have the technical and human resources to develop not only the Hardware and Software, but also the machinery required to produce the products and services that the market wants. Their R&D&i department also develops our own equipment for their manufacturing processes.
Alzinger & Vogel Softwareentwicklungs GmbH is an innovative software company with over 15 years of experience and offers individual consulting and software development, tailored to customer needs. Alzinger & Vogel Softwareentwicklungs GmbH specializes in: Solutions for control tasks in testing and manufacturing facilities, consulting and customization of the EDS system CADIM and consulting and development for custom software. AVS GmbH also focuses on the exact implementation of customer requirements and ensuring high quality of their developed software. Customers are accompanied and supported, starting with the problem analysis, followed by evaluation of possible solutions, system design and implementation, and ending with the commissioning, following the successful Going Live Concept.
AMC Datensysteme GmbH was founded in 1999 and specialises in the development of human-machine interface (HMI) software systems for monitoring, controlling and visualisation of technical processes in industrial and building automation. This includes the connection between the software underlying automation systems for the efficient acquisition, processing and visualisation of process data in scalable, secure and highly available distributed systems, as well as the development of software for a user-friendly and ergonomic control of machines and devices. This includes in particular the development of building management systems and building control systems based on KNX. The company conducts research and development in these areas and is therefore able to create innovative, technically advanced and high-engineered solutions.
Their products include control and automation, switching, distributed audio and video, and technology management. They are installed worldwide in conference rooms, homes, classrooms, network operation / command centers, hotels, entertainment venues, broadcast facilities, among others. AMX has partnered with hundreds of manufacturers from all branches of the A/V, environmental and communications industries. With the addition of the new KNX NetLinx Communications Device (NXB-KNX), AMX is the first control systems manufacturer to develop an interface between their control network and the KNX communications standard.
Apricum d.o.o. was founded in 2004 in Podstrana, Croatia as the authorized Dallmeier Electronic Branch Office for South East Europe. In close cooperation with their partner company TAPKO TECHNOLOGIES GmbH Apricum, d.o.o. today offers everything from product definition for development to manufacturing of electronic components. Their focus is in the range of KNX-based building automation. As part of their activities, a KNX training center was also established. To promote the acceptance of KNX in this latitude, they provide support for consulting and design of buildings which are equipped with KNX. Since April 2010 they have been a member of KNX Association and the first manufacturing plant of KNX products in Croatia.
The APT GmbH Automation und Produktionstechnik from Bienenbüttel develops and manufactures electronic components, customer specific devices and systems; starting from bidding documents to feasibility studies, requirement specifications, development / construction, commissioning, final inspection and series production. A range of standardized components are manufactured aside from customized systems. A significant area is the development and manufacturing of KNX products (control components for building controls systems). All areas within the company comply with current standards and the company was certified to ISO 9001 in August 1997.
Aquametro is developing and producing intelligent measuring systems in the fields of water supply, thermic energy, industrial liquids, diesel/fuel and marine for the global market in Switzerland since 1928. At the headquarter in Therwil/Basel more than 100 high-qualified and motivated professionals are caring about innovative, future-oriented solutions for high-precise measuring, efficient data management and smooth integration of measuring data in subordinate control and evaluation systems. Their offer includes the complete system technology for measuring stations, data transmission, analysis, commissioning and invoicing. The systems can be integrated in the building automation without any problems. They support several home automation systems and now also KNX. With the KNX standard they offer their customers as usual technology on highest level in the field of building automation.
Architecture Numérique is a study and integration office based in Paris, France. It develops hard- and software products that answer the needs of the intelligent and communicating building market. As a study office Architecture Numérique defines and recommends the most suitable KNX solutions in home and commercial markets. As a system integrator it supplies the entire hardware and software stack for KNX and IP markets. As a KNX Member, the company will focus on energy management systems, data concentration and local & remote control software.
Arcom is a high-growth SME focused on innovation in energy management and automation solutions in order to contribute even more to environment commitment. Arcom has 30 years of experience in management of interconnected automatisms. Arcom works in the following areas: automatism and control, BMS, home automation, public lighting management and multi-fields integration. Their customers are integrators through their own network, electrical and HVAC Installers, industrials and manufacturers, communities. Arcom will use the KNX protocol to develop a new range of BMS controllers and accessories products.
This hard- and software development company from Berlin has existed for two and half years. The Arcus-EDS GmbH offers services for product development of circuit design, prototype manufacturing, commissioning and supervision of series production. Since about a year ago, the company has been developing and manufacturing products under their own brand. Displays, sensors and other products for KNX systems are produced and distributed through OEM partner.
ATEN International has been a reputable provider of IT connectivity and management solutions among IT Infrastructure access management (KVM), Professional Audio/Video, and Energy Intelligence Power & Cooling Distribution System markets for over 35 years. ATEN would like to provide KNX connectivity for further control and communication service.
Atrina consulting building automation company as a member of Atrina engineering group with one decay experience of own engineers were established in 2011.
This company is one of Iranian pioneer companies in field of infrastructure, integration, and building automation.
Atrina as a professional consultant in field of building automation could gain a strong resume by offering reasonable solution in related projects, and it created a powerful credit for the company to have effective relations in Iran.
Also this company is strongly active in case of research and training of students and engineers by translate, compilation, and publication of automation special books.
Atrina Company is known as producer/manufacture of high quality KNX special cables with CE standard certificate.
This engineering group has equipped with special/professional teams of HAVC,Lighting,Access,Network,...
Aumüller Aumatic GmbH develops, produces and distributes systems for both natural smoke and heat exhaust as well as systems for controlled natural ventilation. The systems consist of linear, chain and electric spindle drives as well as control and regulation systems and sensors. Their solutions in the area of powered smoke and heat extraction are installed worldwide as the main system in public buildings. They offer secure, sustainable, comfortable and visually appealing automation solutions for any type of window.
Founded in 1987, Aurex Industries Inc. located in Taipei, Taiwan, has been dedicated to furnishing the best quality PIR presence/motion detectors to their clients worldwide for the past two decades. Thanks to their senior sales and well-experienced R&D experts, Aurex has successfully completed numerous projects fulfilling clients\' needs in every aspect. Aurex has received a lot of positive feedback and attained a splendid market reputation till today. The company will continue to focus on the development of energy-efficient and green products and are proud of their leading position. Furthermore, it strives to make living convenient and enjoyable by combining their design with the KNX home and building control system.
Automated Buildings Company (ABC) was founded in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia in 2010 and is a distributor for several KNX manufacturers in Saudi Arabia. In addition, the company is a system integrator for medium to large-sized KNX projects. It specialises in integrating HVAC components of all brands and types with KNX. Moreover, the company has a strong experience in localising KNX visualisations for Arabic- speaking users, which has led to several clients choosing KNX over other systems. Now the company is ready to offer its own KNX solutions on the market.
Automation Specialists was founded in 2000 with their head offices in Dubai and has more than 12 years of experience in the KNX Industry. In 2010 they started their operations in India with KNX projects nationwide. Automation Specialists India has now offices in Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore and Cochin. In total they have completed more than 300 projects in the Middle East and India and were been nominated for a KNX Award in 2010 and for 2 KNX Awards in 2012. They are planning to develop their own KNX compatible products.
AV Stumpfl has been manufacturing controls products for the past 30 years and provides a worldwide distribution network with experts in the areas of audio, video, lighting, projection, building technology and permanent installations. With an overall solution including numerous interfaces and modules, all these different areas are combined with the SC TouchControl Software which allows visualization and control for media control, building automation, home automation and digital signage with content management.
AVE S.p.A. was the first Italian manufacturer of electrical material in 1904. They started by manufacturing simple switches made in wood and ivory and across over a century of innovation they became a multinational company active in over 60 countries across the globe. During 111 years they were able to design and deliver thousands of innovative products to the market. Always combining high technology with the best of Italian design is the identity of their products. Continuing their efforts to deliver new solutions they are already on the market with many ranges of smart systems: from home and hotel automation to safety and security products. They are now joining KNX to offer their quality, design and innovation also to the big public of KNX.
AYPRO Technology is a designer, developer and manufacturer of electronic systems. Its focus is on intelligent solutions for control and management of residential and commercial buildings. They have been developing video door phone and smart home systems for 10 years. They share their experience in IP touch panel solutions with KNX partners.Based in Turkey, Germany and China, they have great team developing future technology. AYPRO\'s mission is to improve smart home and energy saving standards using unique solutions. Their high quality solutions will be launched in April 2015 at affordable prices.
The b + b Automations- und Steuerungstechnik GmbH, located in Reichelsheim – Erzbach, was founded in 2006 and has been a reliable partner in the area of industry and building automation and visualization. The range of services and products includes the hardware components and the necessary application specific software. Currently the team consists of 14 highly motivated employees. The products are delivered worldwide to the different industrial branches.
Since 2005 BAS-IP has been developing and manufacturing video intercom systems based on IP technology. Until recently, the company was focused on developing its intercom system, and in 2015 drew attention towards extension of the line of equipment and expansion of device range. KNX-based devices allow the implementation of all functions embedded in IP intercom systems and can even expand them. These days modern users do not want to be limited to minimum opportunities, but want to choose their functions and have their own wishes implemented in the management of home devices. BAS-IP listens to the customers’ needs and wishes and is expanding its range with automatic modules, actuators, switches based on the KNX protocol. One of the certified factories in China will produce this product line.
Basalte designs and manufactures high-end, touch-sensitive light switches for building automation systems. Because KNX is the biggest building automation standard, it was obvious to start designing switches for the KNX system. Basalte presented its new range of products at the Light+Building in Frankfurt last April and was awarded a Design Plus award for the Sentido range. Sentido was recently also awarded with a Red Dot Award for product design and was nominated by the German Design Council for the Design Price.
Becker Antriebe is located in the town of Sinn in Germany and was founded in 1921. The company specialized in blinds, sunshades and garage door drives and controls. It has a work force of approximately 200 staff employers in Germany and 50 abroad. It has branches in the Benelux, France, Spain, Austria and the Czech Republic. It is an ISO 9001 certified company.
Garefowl is a company that designs and manufactures electronic products and develops system application software. For over ten years, Garefowl has been committed to developing intelligent lighting control and management systems and producing various actuators, gateways and communication products operating under the ILCM system. Garefowl has provided system design services and products with the best quality to many system integrators doing outdoor street lighting and night-view lighting projects. Garefowl has carried out many high-end projects such as the Urban Night-view Lighting Project for Beijing 2008 Olympics. Now Garefowl has decided to join KNX Association to design and produce various types of hardware and software products under this standard. They are committed to produce products to both outdoor and home & building automation.
Belcom Cables are suppliers of high quality top performance cables. Over the last 20 years they have developed expertise in many major industry sectors, in some they have led the way in cable development. Their range of industrial electronic cables from Field bus networks to industrial electronics is second to none. This philosophy in itself ensures the reliability and future proofing of the industrial network and qualifies that each individual supplier’s component works smoothly within the network. Belcom is pleased to be associated with a number of organisations, not least KNX Association developing the FieldLink range of Field Bus cables to meet the latest performance requirements of each network for the widest range of operating environments to suit any industry. Belcom stock the standard KNX cable in PVC or LSZH in bulk lengths ready to cut to your requirements on a next day basis.
Belden is committed to delivering the best signal transmission solutions in the world, sectors for ranging from industrial automation, to aerospace, and consumer electronics, etc. The products include copper cable, fiber, wireless technology, connectors, switches and active components to bring voice, video and data to mission- critical applications. Belden offers a wide range of cables for building control, security, access control, CCTV, fire and AV applications. Also available are KNX certified 1-pair and 2-pair cables with either PVC or Low Smoke Non Halogen (LSNH) jacketing.
Since 1975 Belimo develops, manufactures and markets electric actuators for motorizing actuators in heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems. The technology company based in Hinwil (Switzerland) employs over 1,300 people worldwide. Belimo’s products contribute to increase efficiency in HVAC applications. High functionality and precision allow optimum operation of HVAC systems and reduce their energy consumption. Bus-compatible actuators are equipped with intelligent motion control with open interfaces. This provides an easy, cost-effective integration of air and fire dampers, VAV boxes, control valves and intelligent HVAC actuators. The actuators can be individually connected to networks or bundled over the Belimo MP-Bus® to host systems.
BEMI Automation is a KNX system integrator since 2005. From the start they aimed to combine lighting design with KNX, which over the years has resulted in their own logics for light scenes and how they see light. In 2010 the owner Michael Bendtsen was honored with the title KNX tutor and since then they have been educating people in KNX and lighting design. In 2013 they launched their first iBEMI iOS app for controlling the smart home. In 2016 they launched their KNX project tool which aims to help other system integrators sell KNX systems. Their future role within KNX will be to help other system integrators make more profit and create better KNX systems. As their motto states: KNX is a function based system – don’t sell products!
BETA CAVI designs, manufactures and sells a wide range of copper cables developed to optimize performance in terms of installation and transmission of the equipment . Technology and a marketing partner of the most renowned companies in the world such as: BOSCH security systems , DAHUA , HIKVISION and Samsung Techwin. BETA CAVI represents the new generation benchmark in several market area.
Blumotix produces computers dedicated to the supervision of home and building automation. The coordination of home automation allows us to create breakthrough innovations in the areas of security, comfort and energy savings. Blumotix improves these features thanks to new devices, designed in our research & development area. Kairos is the heart of their solution. It is a complete microcomputer the size of a business card and has the power of a desktop. Kairos is very power efficient and consumers use just 1 Watt of power. Their computers are dedicated to the control of KNX systems, according with original data exported from ETS software. Thanks to its audio video support, Kairos is very attractive for those who want to integrate KNX and video entry phone.
As manufacturer the company BMS from Kempen in Germany is a specialist in the field of building automation with more than 20 years of market experience. The product portfolio includes the sensors for capturing the weather data, the central units which implement the control algorithms and the actuators. It is completed by system components and solutions for visualization and remote maintenance. The long-term experience in product management, product development and manufacturing coordination is offered as a service to other industrial and manufacturing companies by BMS. The expertise goes far beyond sun protection automation and covers all areas of building management systems based on KNX.
Bosmer was founded in 2009 in İzmir and is one of the pioneers of building automation system integration with KNX in Turkey. The company has been continuing its activities as a certified KNX Training Centre since October 2014. As a training centre they educate and prep KNX-experts. In this way they intend to ensure the continuity of quality standards in automation systems and also raise awareness about the KNX in Turkey. The new target of the company is to enter the building automation market by producing new products based on the KNX Standard. Bosmer has an innovative team which provides the best solutions for building automation systems to make life easier.
BPT is a privileged partner capable of offering a full range of systems and cutting-edge technical products which are compatible with automation and video entry systems, access control, heating control, security and LED lighting. The development of advanced home technology systems requires the latter to be increasingly flexible and simple. BPT looks to the future with the view to anticipate technological evolutions for the big challenge of the ‘intelligent environment’. System integration, digital technology and energy saving are the developing focus for the achievements and growth of BPT. The conquest of new spaces: BPT’s technology is venturing outside the confines of home and single building into wider-ranging areas like residential centres, villages and urban areas.
Bridges Electronic Technology PTY LTD (Dynalite China) is a worldwide leading manufacturer and solution provider in the high-end lighting control industry with headquarters located in Sydney, Australia. For 18 years, Bridges has been focusing on building a perfect lighting environment and improving lighting management technology. In this way, Bridges has strengthened its global leading position in the lighting management industry. In 1995, Bridges was the first company that introduced an intelligent lighting control system in China. Since then, Bridges has been providing more innovations and solutions such as lighting control, remote monitoring, environment control, resource management, security control, intelligent green control and other integrated solutions, creating more value for its customers.
BEG started with the manufacture of emergency lights. In 1986, BEG extended its activities into design and manufacture of motion detectors for outdoor applications. Several generations of motion detectors have now been sold worldwide, with the latest range, the RC-Plus providing several innovative features, including remote control. The most recent addition has been the market wining range of occupancy detectors. BEG is now celebrating 30 years of success for providing quality, innovation and, stylish solutions. These products are available for purchase from leading electrical distributors worldwide.
"BTicino, a renowned brand in more than 60 countries around the world, is part of the Legrand group since 1989.
Legrand is the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures. Its comprehensive offering of solutions for use in commercial, industrial and residential markets makes it a benchmark for customers worldwide. The company’s prime vectors for growth are innovation—generating a steady flow of new products with high added value—and acquisitions. Legrand reported sales of close to €4.5 billion in 2013. The company is listed on NYSE Euronext and is a component stock of indexes including the CAC40, FTSE4Good, MSCI World, Corporate Oekom Rating and DJSI World.
BTicino and Legrand are two of the leading worldwide brands of the Home Automation, Building Automation and Connected Objects markets since 2001."
Callom GmbH and the product line Residium stand for more than 10 years of experience in the areas of security consulting, encryption and network security. Their hardware and software specialists developed a novelty: Home Security Yard. Residium is the solution for design-oriented security technology. The product line consists of several components. The singular, closed system allows only certified and safe applications. Sensitive information, such as the authentication data or who enters the building is stored on the Residium server. It encodes the entire interaction between the components. In addition to HD video transmission, doors are opened comfortably with the Residium Control Panels and the feeding of multiple cameras with Residium can be integrated into an existing KNX / EIB infrastructure thanks to the KNX interface.
CANST Corp. is a designer, developer, and manufacturer of electronic systems - with basis in both Cable and Wireless products. CANST’s focus is on intelligent solutions for controlling and managing residential and commercial buildings. CANST’s innovative solutions are also applicable to class rooms and show room settings, and health care environments (Smart Health). Based on the KNX standards we provide intelligent solutions for such applications as: Security, Lighting Control, HVAC Control, Motorized Curtain Control, Energy Conservation and Parking Management Systems.
The company was founded in 1973 and is the leading provider of products and solutions of intelligent and innovative building systems technology in Italy. It offers controls systems for the heating, air-conditioning and ventilation markets. Over the years the company started to do business worldwide. New branches were opened initially in France, later in Germany, China, Australia and America. The Spanish/Portuguese market was opened with the founding of Carel Iberica in 2007.
CD Innovation is a young company that develops KNX compatible products. The CEO, Itai Sidi, has over 15 years of extensive experience with the KNX technology. The core activity of CDI is focused on the MAESTRO product line is based on the MAESTRO server powerful controller and on high resolution, friendly Graphic User Interface, which together control the KNX system and external equipment. The goal of the product line is to enable the KNX system with: Superior central control abilities; Touch screen based user friendly GUI; And integration with external systems such as audio and video.
Over the past 70 years, CIAT has become Europe’s leading name in the field of air conditioning, air-handling, heat exchange and heating using renewable energies. A true industrial group, CIAT designs, manufactures and markets its own solutions for a wide range of markets: Individual and collective housing, commercial sector, healthcare and industry. Market leader in France, CIAT is strengthening its position on the international market thanks to its industrial sites around the world (France, Spain, Italy, China & India) and its network of subsidiaries and distributors present over 70 countries.
CILLICHEMIE ITALIANA has been operating in the field of water treatment for over 40 years, through a network of qualified agencies, retail centers and service centers spread around Italy. The philosophy the company always pursued, is the continued research and innovation, the quality of its products and the care of pre-and post-sales. CILLICHEMIE is able to propose any solution in water treatment and in particular in the following areas:
• process water
• water use technology
• water for water supply
• water for domestic use
• water for pharmaceutical and cosmetic
• water for the microelectronics industry
• desalination of sea water
• supply of equipment for public fountains
• swimming pool water
chemical products for all water treatment and conditioning
Celebrating its 20th birthday in 2014, CJC Systems has already established a well-known reputation for the design and manufacturing of their design switch panels among architects, installers and distributors worldwide. CJC recently launched 5 different collections of design switches directly to KNX. Made out of aluminum material, every collection of CJC Systems is available in more than 12 different finishings. Every KNX collection can also have an optional temperature & humidity sensor and is available with/without LEDs (orientation led -feedback led). The KNX collections have all been given female names: ANNA (small levers), ZIT A (round push-buttons), LARA (flat square push-buttons), MONA (square push-buttons) & LOLA (small flat square push-buttons). To complete their product range, CJC also offers cover plates for sockets, bed lamps and orientation lights in the same finishings.
ClicHome has been the reference point for the KNX world in Southern Italy since 2005. Since 2010 they have been operating in Italy and foreign countries from their new office in Rome, both as a system integrator and distributor or reseller of KNX products. Since 2005, ClicHome has not just sold products, it sells systems. This is the reason for its success confirmed by the customers‘ loyalty. When you turn to ClicHome you can count on excellence and competence of a technical staff that is able to support you from the design to the commissioning of a new system. The whole process was standardized and perfected with only one aim: to achieve perfect systems without any glitch, without any rub.
In the 40 years since its founding in 1970, CM Security GmbH & Co. KG has accumulated a wealth of expert knowledge of the security market in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Its headquarters is located in the South of Germany, close to Stuttgart. It is a manufacturer of intruder alarm control panels and related electronic security products. The company specialises in VdS-certified products. One of the new directions the company has recently started moving into is home automation. Over the past few years CM Security has sold more than 10,000 control panels, both as an OEM and through direct sales.
ComfortClick is a system integrator operating in the field of home automation. By offering the complete spectrum of services for home automation, we gained extensive know-how on home devices, systems and automated logic. Working closely with both end users and system integrators enables ComfortClick to understand their needs and preferences. It uses this knowledge in the development process of its building automation software ComfortManager. The main benefit of ComfortManager is a comfortable and fast system configuration without special training. For end users it offers intuitive visualization, which can be tailored to specific user needs. ComfortManager enables the control of KNX based devices and other main technical applications such as alarm, video surveillance, home theater, etc. ComfortManager is also suitable for iPhone and iPad use.
COMMAX was the first in the field to export the door phone in Korea. At present, COMMAX is a registered trademark in over 120 countries, mostly under the ‘COMMAX‘ brand. COMMAX became one of the leading export enterprises advancing from emerging markets to every corner of the world. In 2004, COMMAX won the 50 million Dollar tower of export from ‘KIT A’ and was selected as the world class product (ministry of commerce, industry and energy in Korea) in 2003. COMMAX is recognized as a global top brand in all fields. That is why COMMAX was selected as one of the 50 enterprises on excellent quality competitiveness, the excellent export enterprise, and won the iF Design Award, consumer trust award. The CEO of COMMAX was also selected as one of the excellent global CEO’s in Korea.
Condev-Automation bietet Dienstleistungen im Bereich der Produktentwicklung für Gebäudeautomation und Industriesteuerungen an. Die innovativen Ideen der Kunden werden von der Konzepterstellung bis zu einem serienreifen Endprodukt umgesetzt. Eigene Produkte werden als OEM-Zulieferer für namhafte Hersteller vermarktet. Ein Schwerpunkt ist die Entwicklung von „embedded systems“ als HMI Ausführung oder „black-box“ ohne Display. Die Adaptierung an die entsprechenden Feldbussysteme erfolgt durch den Einsatz von unterschiedlichen Modulen. Für Sonderfunktionen auf den Systemen oder weiteren Anwendungen werden Mikrocontroller eingesetzt. Im eigenen Hause erfolgen Firmware und Schaltungsentwicklung, Simulation, Konstruktion, Layout, Design und Prototypenbau. Auf Grund der 15-jährigen Erfahrung von KNX Produktentwicklungen werden auch System und Layer-Tests entwicklungsbegleitend durchgeführt.
Consorzio Terranuova was established in 2010 on the initiative of 10 SMEs, with the aim of creating a centre of excellence for the development, manufacturing and marketing of products for the electronics sector. Consorzio Terranuova is capable of offering a full range of technical solutions dealing with every single aspect of a project – from defining the specifications to the finished product. Their skill sets encompass the following areas: design of analogue and digital electronic control and power systems, design of PCBs, design/manufacture of cabling, design/manufacture of windings (coils and transformers), design and implementation of mechanical engineering solutions (from IP20 to IP67), checks and certifications. Using this know-how, the “Smart Light for Building” product line was born.
Control4 is a leading manufacturer of home and hospitality automation systems that are installed around the world. Offering a low cost, simple, yet versatile solution has enabled Control4 to be implemented in a growing number of projects. Inevitably this brought them in contact with the large KNX community and multiple requests for an interface. To fulfill their aim to be as “open platform” as they can, and include KNX as a platform they integrate with, they have commenced two strategies: Assist several of their distribution partners to develop their own bespoke KNX integration solutions and embark on a Control4 gateway.
The CONTROLtronic GmbH is located in Munich and is specialized in the development, manufacturing and distribution of building automation systems based on KNX. The company offers a broad and practical selection of products based on the KNX technology for home and building automation systems for residential and commercial buildings. The products stand out with innovative design and a multitude of functions. Project specific special solutions are possible at any time due to the flexible production structure. CONTROLtronic is a partner for architects, planners, system integrators and electricians in the area of standard and special solutions for building control systems.
CP Electronics is a design and manufacturing company based in London, United Kingdom. Its commitment to designing high performance and top quality lighting detection products has allowed it to become the leading UK lighting control company. Its portfolio extends from stand-alone PIR and Microwave technology to complex net - work control systems integrated by front end PC. It recognises the need to extend its portfolio with KNX products and have developed a range of detectors suitable for use on the KNX platform. CP Electronics is committed to product development taking into account ISO 9001 and 14001 standard.
Cytech technology was founded in Singapore in 1995, with the aim of becoming a leading manufacturer of Home Automation solutions. The company is focused on the design, manufacture, sales and support of home automation products. Its design team constantly upgrades and improves the product with feedback from users and installers around the world. Cytech has developed an intruder alarm system based on KNX which is a vital part of modern homes. The KNX system and the intruder alarm installed on the same premises have usually been independent of each other, but there are many benefits to having an intruder alarm integrated with KNX.
The 150th KNX member was the Japanese industrial group Daikin. With more than 43,000 employees and a presence on every continent, Daikin is the world’s largest manufacturer of air-conditioning and cooling systems. Moreover, beginning with the development of Japan’s first air conditioner in 1951, it is no exaggeration to say that Daikin’s history is the history of air conditioning itself. Daikin’s products are directly integrated into the building services engineering. As a global player, the company perfectly complements the existing KNX network and product range.
Founded in 2014, dakanimo GmbH develops high-end design objects in the KNX technology field for smart homes. The portfolio is addressing people, who demand the highest standards for their environment’s design without giving up any functionality. Developed and produced in Germany, the products stand for the belief that a high standard of aesthetics and performance guarantees maximum quality. They integrate an intuitive usability into the homes of their customers. dakanimo brings joy to luxury enthusiasts, individualists, trendsetters and design enthusiasts, because the products of dakanimo GmbH will make any customers\' life more enjoyable, safer and easier.
Dallmeier is a leading global provider of products for network-based video surveillance and has been developing and manufacturing high quality components and complete solutions for the CCTV / IP range for more than 25 years. Besides cameras, recorders, storage systems, intelligent video analytics, video management software Dallmeier also offers stand-alone products, but also perfectly matched complete systems for video surveillance from a single source. All products are developed in-house by Dallmeier in Germany and meet the highest standards of quality and reliability, which has been confirmed by independent international laboratories with numerous certificates and awards over and over again.
Since 1984 Data Design System GmbH (DDS) has been developing innovative software solutions for integrated electrical, HVAC and solar engineering. Beyond the classical application planning, the products of “DDS-CAD” contain the necessary calculating functions for every application and realize a complete project documentation. DDS-CAD is a powerful open-BIM solution and is compatible with open buildingSMART data standards. The interface equipment includes 2-way interfaces to KNX software ETS3 and 4. DDS GmbH is part of the DDS ASA Corporation based in Norway. DDS Europe is the among the leading software companies in its segment. Craft, design offices, administrative buildings, industrial enterprises and educational institutions are among the typical customers of the company.
DATEC ELECTRONIC AG, headquartered in Rüti, has been producing various electronic products for 30 years. Since April 2012, the company has had a subsidiary in Basel specializing in the development of KNX building automation solutions. Due to its location in the border triangle, they can provide services in Switzerland, Germany and France. But DATEC ELECTRONIC AG also operates in other countries. The new team has already had many years of experience in the field of KNX device development in the areas of lighting control, HVAC, and shading. As a flexible company, they can develop new devices on customer request, and this for consultation, the idea of the first prototype to high volume.
The DELTA DORE group arose from the family company DELTA DORE, which was founded in the year 1970. DELTA DORE has positioned itself since then as a recognized specialist in energy management for individual, collective and tertiary buildings. Security and control systems rapidly became strategic growth objectives. Today, proposes domotic solutions which optimally combine heating management, security and control systems. The subsidiaries in Spain, Germany and Poland prove the strong will of the management to develop the group’s activities in Europe.
DGA-Gebäudeautomation Deutschland GmbH, based in Berlin, is a developer and manufacturer of KNX controllers, especially for heating, ventilation and air-conditioning. These controllers are equipped with a complex metering and control system, so therefore a very energy-efficient and user-friendly control of HVAC systems in the KNX environment is possible. Pan-European training courses about the functions and applications of highly complex KNX controller will be offered from 2015 on by DGA GmbH.
Dialogic Systems GmbH is a dynamic solution provider for integrated building automation. The portfolio consists of powerful touch panel PCs for wall mounting, innovative software applications and supporting services for electronic and audio/video specialists. The differentiator in the market is the combination of very high performance PC-technology with state-of-the-art video intercommunication system software at affordable prices. The roots of Dialogic Systems are an electrical installation company that started ten years ago. Realization of KNX-projects with high demands in a fast way became their expertise in the Munich area. At first a touch panel PC was developed for their own customers which can be used to fulfill the growing demands of builders and architects at an attractive price/performance ratio.
Digital Elektronik is a service-oriented Austrian service provider in the fields of electronics and precision engineering with branches in St. Leonhard near Salzburg and Tamsweg. The company was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in St. Leonhard near Salzburg. In 1998, the subsidiary in Tamsweg was opened. Currently they are using KNX in one of their projects to control several lamps, which consist of several LEDs. The respective control of each LED is carried out exclusively via the KNX protocol and allows control of the entire system via a central computer. The large number of controllable lamps (> 350), or their LED composites, contributes to the complexity of the project, because all require a dedicated LED driver control.
Dinitel 2000, S.A., was created in 1993 by a joint initiative of the Tekniker Foundation, a leading industrial R&D centre, and a group of companies active in the construction sector. Its main aim is to provide high quality products with an innovative design as well as to offer full support throughout the whole process of installation and maintenance. For this purpose Dinitel has set up an extremely active commercial network designed to provide the necessary technical support to its customers. Nowadays Dinitel is working to design and sell KNX related products.
Dinuy S.A., founded in 1950, is specialized in developing and manufacturing timers, dimmers, motion detectors, etc. The HQ is in Spain (Irun), with a working center of 50 people. At this moment, Spain is the main market, but they also export products to 30 other countries around the world. Their product portfolio includes devices to be operated by the mains and also radio frequency. All these RF products are the ones to be adapted to the KNK protocol, specifically dimmers, electronic transformers incorporating dimmer, impulse relays, KNX signal amplifiers, chimes, and temperature and luminosity sensors.
Divus Industrial Automation is an innovative company for visualisation in industry and building automation. The Divus Know-How is used in building automation. With their product range DIVUS Domus they control, visualize, observe, entertain, secure, etc, parts of buildings or complete facilities. Divus also supports the user, with his individual demands and wishes for the control functionality of the building and it interior design. Design is very important. The customers and users in hotels, banks, conference centres, showrooms, info points ... and as well in their private homes appreciate this.
DOMATICA- Global Solutions, S.A. was founded in September 2002 and is a privately held venture capital company. It is a manufacturer of engineering solutions with a focus on technological innovation. Its core business concentrates on monitoring and control of a wide range of applications, such as energy efficiency, home automation, building management, etc. The company has developed the KNX Server, an ultimate controller tool for KNX. It is a DIN rail device for easily installation. It interfaces with KNXnet/IP and uses the iDom Project as a free software tool for programming and for system configuration. The software allows an instant integration of existing installations via Plug&Play.
LABIO is a new KNX member, based in Barcelona and provides a range of KNX products for smart homes, smart buildings and smart cities solutions. The company markets devices worldwide in order to promote the use of the KNX standard from the very small project to the larger ones. LABIO’s main goal is to ensure the use of an automation system in every house or building as a natural evolution of the electrical installation.
Founded in 2005, Domotica Labs is a software house developing Linux, web-based applications for home & building automation operating with KNX. KONNEXION suite is an embedded board with web-based supervision application for KNX home & building automation. The web controller also integrates a lightweight VOIP PBX appliance for intercom and voice messaging management and handles other proprietary protocols for specific devices management (burglar alarms, audio/video multi- room, IR transceivers...).
Duotecno offers an extremely user- friendly home automation system, enhancing comfort within the home in multiple ways. You can control virtually any feature in your home with its home automation solution: lighting, heating, electrical appliances, roller shutters, audio, video, alarm and video intercom. You ensure your own safety and prevent wasting energy. Above all, the system is very flexible: you can set your entire home to your liking by a single key touch. Duotecno BVBA intends to develop products on the KNX platform to further extend possibilities in own projects. At a later stage they are planning to manufacture interfaces, push buttons and detectors compatible with the KNX system.
Durable Technologies Ltd, a privately owned company, was newly formed in early 2007 to develop and manufacture specialist KNX power distribution and controls for commercial buildings. Based in the North of England the company was created after 20 years’ experience in commercial lighting controls. The philosophy of the business is to produce innovative KNX products for commercial buildings to aid the combat in excessive energy consumption. 2008 will see the launch of the first products for commercial lighting control.
EAE Group, which has distributors and authorized dealers in 41 countries, is a leading manufacturer of electrical products in Turkey with more than 1000 employees. EAE Energy is established as a member of the EAE Group to create and provide highest quality hardware and software products, services and solutions for building automation and management. Its ambition is to bring technology of the future to the building infrastructure, software and field equipment. Its aim is to create an energy efficient, environmentally friendly and comfortable atmosphere in all kinds of buildings, with optimized investment and operational costs. EAE will provide expandable and interoperable solutions, fully customized to customer’s needs, avoiding proprietary or closed system solutions. To this end, its first line of KNX modules and solutions will be introduced shortly to the KNX world.
EAS SYSTEMS is a German company, founded in 1988. Since 2004, they have established themselves as a powerful partner in all KNX related planning, consulting and programming facilities. Upon this specialization, in 2005 EAS SYSTEMS started to develop own building automation products for special markets to provide solutions exactly fitting their customer’s needs. As KNX plays a major role in many of these projects, they plan to extend their product range by adding KNX interfacing components to close the gap between their standard products and the KNX world.
Tired of classic touch panels? easyMOBIZ focuses on mobile controls for smartphones and tablets. With direct and real-time access to the bus system without the need for servers and browsers, easyMOBIZ offers truly intuitive solutions, based on widely popular devices like iPhone and iPad. easyMOBIZ develops and markets its own products like ayControl KNX and works as a custom software provider for established players in the field of building automation. Knowing that mobile devices such as iPad and iPhone, BlackBerry and Android will complement and replace mainstream touch wall panels more and more, easyMOBIZ invested early in mobile control know-how. This experience serves as the basis for efficient to configure, intuitive, high-quality mobile visualizations and next generation mobile solutions. Interested in ayControl KNX? Read more about it in the „New Products“ section of this journal.
ECE Wurmitzer GmbH was founded in 2003, specialized in industrial automation and electronic development. ECE Wurmitzer has now entered into the LED lightning systems as a new application area and developed the first products. Currently the company has some activities in optimizing energy consumption using self-developed load management system, but the main field is the development and production of electronic devices for special customer requirements. Moreover, they developed LED controlling devices which are compatible with KNX.
Eelectron is an Italian company that produces KNX standard electronic hardware and software devices. Our range of products is aimed towards hotel automation, home evolution and building automation. Member of the KNX Association for the Manufacturers category since 2005, Eelectron is a leading example on the national scene in the field of European standards protocols. The philosophy of Eelectron is to future aspects of design and aesthetics and functionality research with the development of highly innovative devices, combining KNX interoperability and compliance with the strictest International quality standards. The experience of Eelectron staff is at the full disposal of our users, with ongoing training activities, product assistance and continuing development that pays particular attention to client requirements, emerging applications, energy savings and the implementation of simple, efficient and client-oriented solutions.
Efftronics has 30 years experience in design & development of niche products and end-to-end smart solutions. From conception to design, manufacture & support, everything is carried out in-house with its expert R&D team and manufacturing facilities. With an objective of creating value to the customers, Efftronics is fulfilling the needs of various segments like railways, road transport, LED lighting, digital signage, energy, environment, industries etc., by providing IoT based smart solutions with design in mind. Presently, the company is serving customers in India, but likes to promote and expand worldwide. The next level of product development will show KNX compliance. By utilizing the KNX standard in IoT based smart solutions for LED lighting, smart homes & smart building automation, Efftronics believes that customers and their company will gretly benefit.
Biometry makes our daily life easier, more comfortable and safer. Biometric access and authentication solutions are on the rise! More than 1 million satisfied users are the best reference! ekey biometric systems started in the year 1999 and is Europe’s number 1 for fingerprint access solutions today. Private customers as well as leading companies and institutions, such as fire brigades or ambulances have trusted in the established ekey finger scanner for many years. The internationally active company currently employs 70 employees at its 5 locations Austria, Germany, Liechtenstein/Switzerland, Italy and Slovenia and exports its products to more than 70 countries. The export ratio accounts for 73%. Main markets are, next to Austria, Germany, Switzerland, Slovenia and Italy, as well as Spain and the USA. “The finger is always with you!”
myGekko is a user-friendly product for building automation based on a control concept. myGEKKO is not programmed, but personalised by the electrician, the installer or the user directly via the display, the myGEKKO Slide. myGEKKO records, controls and monitors systems and devices centrally an therefore helps to use energy more efficiently, whenever at home, in the office or in a big network.
In the area of wiregates Elaborated Networks develops solutions for the home and office automation in the area of wired and wireless sensor networks, multifunctional gateways, bus monitors, access control and encrypted remote control. The product range for sensoring includes high precision and very affordable digital temperature and humidity / air quality sensors with local bus interfaces in more than 20 design and housing types in industrial quality. The robust, fully pre-installed multifunction gateway allows the connection of 1-Wire sensor networks, KNX, Ethernet, Internet, and serial interfaces.
ELAN Home Systems is the US manufacturer of the g! Entertainment and Control Solution. With over 30 years of experience in the home entertainment and control space, ELAN integrates whole-house audio and video, home theaters, security, climate, lighting, shade, irrigation, pool and other systems in the home and commercial spaces. ELAN has expanded its compatibility by integrating KNX devices to leverage the world\'s most widely used protocols for building control. ELAN sells through a network of International Distributors and is installed by trained and certified professional integrators. ELAN Home Systems ist der Hersteller des Systems ELAN g! zur Steuerung von Audio- und Video.
ELAUSYS is an engineering company specialized in electronic & automation. We design and develop innovative solutions and products in the field of building automation. With our KNX Input gateway, binary input devices and modular actuator system, we provides a full range of products based on KNX for optimizing a building automation system. Moreover, we offer custom development and prototyping services.
Elbex Technologies is the official daughter company of the Elbex Holding, mainly active for distribution in the Benelux, as well as worldwide service for the group. Elbex Technologies is a part of the Elbex Japan group which has been a Residential Automation Optic System for the past 10 years, which is based on using Polymer Optic Fiber cable to transmit various commands. The Elbex System also provides detailed consumption reports from every electrical switch and socket. Elbex Technologies plans to provide compatible gateways for the Elbex System to be also controlled by KNX controllers. Elbex Technologies is specialized in the production and distribution of advanced audio and video technologies in the world of security, processing video- and interphone systems with integrated home automation.
ELDAT GmbH was founded in 1979 and has established as a leading manufacturer of high quality, cost-effective radio and controller devices. Besides its standard products, the company develops and manufactures also customised radio and controller components or turnkey systems, including the design, engineering and supply of mechanical parts like housings. ELDAT products are delivered worldwide to different markets, with the main focus on the home and building automation market. Other target markets include alarm and security, health care, industrial automation and automotive industry.
EISSOUND provides technology solutions that integrate their Multi-Room Audio Systems 400 series and i500 series with the latest trends in intelligent home and buildings. Their technology enables them to incorporate interfaces that enhance a home automated system with the features of their 400 series and i500 series, control the audio sources FM tuner, iPod, MP3 players, etc, control an entry-phone intercom from the Audio Control Unit (in-wall in 400 series and RF remote in i500 series), program and manage the Muli-Room Audio System from a PC and connect their system to a telephone switchboard.
Since 1991, ELKA-Elektronik GmbH has been developing and fabricating KNX products for worldwide use – among others for well-known companies in the sector of building installation technology.
Specialized in the subfunctions measuring, control and visualization for the systems heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and refrigeration technology, ELKA offers products and OEM solutions.
For communication between different bus systems ELKA develops KNX gateways. Depending on the product, these gateways allow the connection of KNX to various controls based on RS232/485/IP through to the DMX512 light control system.
For visualization and control of KNX systems ELKA offers a large number of OEM solutions as well as the control panel MBT2424 or KNX touch panels in different display sizes.
Flush-mounted sensors, with or without display, for measuring and control of room temperature, humidity, air quality with CO2 or VOC are developed to customers‘ specification for the relevant switch frame. Intelligent weather stations for sensing and evaluation of wind speed, wind direction, rain or global radiation are also well-known products out of the ELKA product portfolio.
ELKO is a traditional and innovative Czech manufacturer of electronics devices that, has been around for over 22 years. They are proud to be a true specialist for modular electronic devices - relays, of which they produce more than 200 types. Own production, modern tools and devices, research and development centre - all these allow them to head towards development of the most sought after technology - intelligent electro installation iNELS system. Connection to KNX allows their system integrators to use any KNX compatible brand with iNELS. The bridge between these two BUS is formed by „connection server“. Main benefit for integrators is that KNX components may also be transferred to multimedia server iMM, which is the center of control AV technology and third parties. Parameterization goes through IDM3, which is iNELS design manager and tool to set up iNELS.
Elmos is a developer and producer of semiconductor based system solutions. In doing this, they always offer the one product to the customer that is just the right answer to his problems. Be it a chip tailored to his specific requirements, a standard product ready for use in a short amount of time, or a complete microsystem as a symbiosis of sensor, read-out electronics and special package. More than 500 successful products bear witness to a job well done. Ever since 1984 it has been their profession to come up with complex semiconductors which facilitate intelligent and cost-efficient solutions based on their robustness and diversity of functions. With the latest standard product „E981.03KNX/EIB Transceiver“ which comes in QFN32L7 package, they offer you a cost-efficient solution to physically linking up your TP1-application to the KNX bus.
Embedded Systems, SIA products line consists of self-organizing IPv6 wireless sensor and actuator nodes, bridges to Serial, GSM, Ethernet and other networks, full redundancy high-efficient power supplies usable in home automation intellectual bus as well as in mission-critical outdoor applications. GenOHM is characterized as an industry leading solution with the smallest energy consumption, alternative-energy-powering possibility, high hardware and wireless protection level, powerful 32-bit CPU.
EMT Controls Electronic (lzmir, Turkey) is committed to the design and manufacture of outstanding quality products to create glamorous touch panel solutions that would fit in ultra-luxury environments, serving the world‘s best hoteliers such as the Ritz Carlton, Capella, and Falkensteiner. EMT Controls produces extremely reliable products that are incredibly easy to use even at a glance. EMT Controls serves as a private tailor to architects and interior designers to form unique environments. Although mainly focused on competitively priced KNX and other systems compliant Touch Panel solutions, the company also manufactures OPC friendly multi-protocol gateways supporting numerous physical layers.
EMU Electronic AG is a leading manufacturer for three-phase current meters, data loggers and energy monitoring systems. Their “EMU Professional” three-phase energy meters are available with a KNX, M-Bus, LON, Mod bus or TCP / IP interface. They offer their clients a complete solution from energy-meter data loggers – Energy monitoring portals to billing and a user-friendly app. Benefit from their free energy monitoring platform www.smart-me.com. EMU Electronic AG is your partner for high quality energy meters and innovative energy monitoring solutions. Quality that pays – Made in Switzerland.
Enertex® Bayern GmbH offers services for the development and production of industrial electronics, embedded software and electro-technical simulations. The company is certified to ISO 9001 to comply with their customers’ quality management in automatisation and electrical measurement, medical systems and power system engineering. For prototyping and production services they have in-house laboratories and equipment. They also offer circuit design and layout and the development of embedded software in-house.
ENNO is a technology innovation company focusing on smart home hardware from Chengdu, China. Their products are based on wall-mounted intelligent control panels, which can connect and control luminaires, curtains and air-conditioners in homes and public spaces like offices, hotels, etc. Tehy are very dedicated to the KNX Standard and related products as it will greatly contribute to the continued growth of their business. The next level of the product development will show KNX-compliance.
EnOcean, with headquarters in Oberhaching (Munich), manufactures and markets wireless sensor solutions. These are based on miniaturized energy converters, ultra-low-power electronic circuitry and reliable wireless. Combining these elements enables EnOcean to offer sensor systems that are fundamental for energy-efficient buildings. Components from EnOcean are in use over 100,000 buildings worldwide. Products and systems enabled by EnOcean are easily integrated into current building automation systems through interfaces such as KNX. In this way effortless sustainable energy management concepts can be implemented.
ER Systems SA was founded in 1998 by taking over the „Money_Systems“ from ascom autelca. The goal of the company was to become a leader on the electronic payment and the controlling systems in the Swiss market. The main competences were in engineering of electronic and software products. Since 2003, ER Systems SA refocused on RFID technology. With Liberty, ER Systems SA introduces a local positioning system (RTLS = Real Time Location System) for various applications in the Healthcare and Security market. This system allows hospitals, residences, army or the industries to optimize their processes, ensure the quality of service, ensure the security of employees and reduce their costs. At the end of 2006, RFID Invest AG integrated the company in a specialized RFID-technology group. ER Systems SA uses the synergies created to conquer the Swiss and European market with innovative solutions.
Founded in 2008, ergo3 develops, produces and sells software tools and hardware for building automation systems in Switzerland and other markets. Related to their activities in Home and Building Control, ergo3 is specialized in easy-to-use, easy-to-install visualization and controls system. And thus, their intended product line related to KNX is myhomebox, which is a hardware and software tool for visualization and building control.
ESA Elettronica is a world-class manufacturer of HMI and video terminals with proven experience in producing hardware and software. The new VISUALYSER family is a wide-range of home and building automation control panels that stand out immediately for their design and – once they are used – for their simplicity. ESA dedicates the same care to design as to performance, safety and functioning, providing easy and direct control of any kind of system, trouble-free interface personalization, along with remote notification and control.
ESYLUX products are marketed throughout Europe. Their 40-year sales strategy is based on a 3-tiered model. The companies headquarter is based in Ahrensburg near Hamburg and they have been offering products for energy saving, safety and conveniences applications for years. ESYLUX offers motion detectors and presence sensors for every type of application for energy saving lighting control systems. Especially for state-of-the-art building automation system presence sensors with KNX interface have become more important to meet the increasingly more complex demands.
Established in 1986, Etman is a leading provider of electrical and cabling connectivity products used in intelligent buildings, data communication and telecommunication networks. The company designs, develops, manufactures and sells copper and fiber optic cabling, connectivity, management and systems solutions. Etman directly offers a broad range of products itself as well as through distributors, installers and technical partners. Etman has been publicly listed at the Oslo stock exchange since 2007. Etman is committed to protecting the environment. In the past decades, Etman developed various products in lighting control, thermal control and home appliance control. These innovative products not only realized energy savings, but also brought a delighted experience to customers.
The medium sized family company of EUROtronic has grown steadily since its foundation in May 1998 into a market leader in electronic radiator controllers. Products are manufactured in their own plants in Hessen. The aim is to develop and produce high quality products that also focus on being user friendly. Sophisticated technology and high quality products make them valuable helpers throughout the day at a good price/performance ratio. Great emphasis is placed on the latest technical standards to meet and comply with all safety and environmental regulations, and to ensure a long product life.
With a capacity of no fewer than 27 satellites that provide coverage over the entire European continent – as well as the Middle East, Africa, India and significant parts of Asia and the Americas – Eutelsat is one of the world‘s three leading satellite operators in terms of revenues. In the framework of its R&D activities, in particular for M2M (machine to machine) new services development, KNX/ IP interconnection via satellite is investigated for remote sites monitoring and control.
EVN-Lichttechnik is a German company, which is active in the field of lighting technology. Their product range consists of various aluminum profiles, LED Strip Lights, LED panels and various light control techniques, etc. Their distribution caters to customers’ needs all over Germany.
For 20 years, Exor has been a provider of operating and visualization systems for mechanical and plant engineering. Exor is a world leader on the touch panel market. This success is due to an ergonomic configuration software and the large number of communication activities. More than 160 different controllers can communicate with the Exor systems. Exor supports open field buses and manufacturer-specific protocols. More than 100 different product versions allow the user to choose the best hardware for the task. In 2006, the first operating systems for buildings, homes and the residential sector were developed. The communication in buildings is implemented with KNX and other systems. To create the graphical user interface, (GUI) Exor offers its own software that can be used platform-independently.
Extron Electronics designs and manufactures AV components that work together to convert, switch and distribute signals, and control entire AV systems from a single interface. Their products enable effective communication in a variety of presentation environments, such as classrooms, boardrooms, houses of worship, lecture halls, and control centers. Today they have 30 offices worldwide, and back every product they make with uncompromising service, support, and solutions.
Oventrop is one of the leading European manufacturers of valves and controls for the Building Services Industry. The company is an expert partner to the stockists, consultants, contractors and industry. Oventrop offers its partners a long term beneficial relationship. The products are distributed all over the world by subsidiaries in European countries and representatives in other important countries. The Oventrop philosophy:
To combine valves, controllers and other components for all sectors of the Building Services Industry in an economical, energy-saving and ecological system.
Higher demands are defined by technical progress, the Energy Saving Directive and other legal regulations. Oventrop accepts the new challenge and offers high-quality solutions meeting those requirements.
FEEL s.r.l is an Italian owned and operated company in the electrical and electronic equipment industry. It has a worldwide reputation for guaranteeing its customers extremely high product quality in terms of aesthetics and the use of new materials, such as 1.2 mm thick AISI 304 STAINLESS steel surface featuring a Scotch-Brite finish and anti-fingerprint treatment, in addition to 24-carat GOLD.
Feidiao Electrical Appliances Group Co., Ltd. was founded in 1987. It has engaged in fields such as smart home furnishing, wall switches, lightings, PPR pipes, etc. They have become an integrated manufacturer of building hydropower systems that provides one-stop shopping and service platform for customers. The company holds strong production ability, an automatic production line in the domestic leading level, more than 200 engineering and R&D personnel. More than 200 patents have been successively obtained. Feidiao has been adhering to the management philosophy of "Five Continue" and strictly carries out all standards of the 1509001:2008 international quality management system and follows the objective to build green factories and takes the lead to pass the 15014001:2004 international standard constructions of environmental management systems.
Finder designs and produces relays, timers and products for residential and commercial installation exclusively in the EU. Most of machinery and automation systems that are used in production, assembly, and testing are designed and manufactured at the Almese plant. Plastic materials and metal alloys are also processed there and then components are assembled to complete the finished product. This procedure attests to the high level of specialisation and depth of technology resources available within the Finder group. Long-standing partnerships with distributors and customers guarantee continuity, stability, and growth.
FS Cables are manufacturers and suppliers of KNX home automation and building control cables in the UK and, through its export division FSC Global, worldwide. Specialising in low smoke zero halogen cabling, the FSC cable range is ideal for installations where the evacuation of people could be slowed in the event of fire, or in proximity to sensitive electronic equipment. With large stocks held at our distribution centre just north of London in the UK, cables can be delivered next working-day as standard – often cut to the length required reducing both costs and wastage.
Franke Aquarotter combines innovative water management systems, the latest technologies and top quality fittings of stainless steel and mineral granite for sanitary rooms to provide individual solutions in the commercial sector. The ECC2 function controller and its two expansion modules make the water management system „AQUA 3000 open” even more efficient. The entire drinking water system in the building can now be controlled and monitored by mobile, including GLT connection options. The aim is the best possible drinking water hygiene at each sampling point in the building. ECC2 in an Ethernet-CAN coupler, the power supply system and a web server are integrated. This simplifies the operation of the entire system in all popular browser types. Through a standard RJ45 interface, the A3000 open system can communicate with the existing building control via the KNX IP medium.
Fujian Star-net Evideo Information System Co., Ltd. has been active in research on video communication products and has provided solutions since 1998. The company, which is a subsidiary of Star-net, employs 700 people of which 70% are technicians. As markets it covers the whole China region and Southeast Asia. The company is a leading integrated supplier of video communication systems. Over the years, Star-net Evideo Information System Co., Ltd has followed the operation philosophy of "scientific innovation and integrated application”. Based on the persistence of independent research and industry application, the company has been devoted to the research and production of audio and video technology, human-computer interaction techniques and chip design technology. Nowadays, the company is ranked as the first in the audio/video industry market.
Fujitsu General Limited, established in 1936, is a worldwide manufacturer of air-conditioners, electronic devices and a provider of IT related system products and services. The headquarters are located in Kawasaki, Japan. Their main product gamma are air conditioners; with product lines ranging from room air conditioners, multi type system to VRF system for buildings as well as air to water appliances. In the fiscal year of 2011 fiscal Fujitsu sold products to customers worldwide for about 200,000 million yen. It has over 30 subsidiaries around the world, including factories. Fujitsu General is a member company of the Fujitsu group, headed by Fujitsu Limited, a Japanese IT giant, who does not own the company, but is a major shareholder of Fujitsu General.
Function Innovation & Technology AS will develop and produce KNX building automation solutions for the Nordic market. The company assists other companies with integrating automation systems with the KNX standard and developing energy efficient intelligent building control. The company is also representing several KNX producers and offers their products to the Nordic market. They offer full engineering services and training workshops for building automation systems in commercial-, office- and public buildings primarily in Scandinavia.
GDS is well known in Greece and has dealt with KNX for more than 12 years. GDS has completed demanding and innovative projects in many countries. For some of them, GDS received a KNX Award. Since its foundation, it operates around the concept "One building – One System". GDS is always targeting energy savings and it is staffed with qualified energy engineers, who are also hardware developers. This combination of know-how is GDS’ advantage when developing products with energy saving as target. GDS will be concentrating on energy applications, smart presence detection, interfaces to other systems and configuration tools.
The company was founded in 1996 and offers a broad spectrum of KNX applications from small residential to large office buildings. The focus is on planning, programming, commissioning and service of KNX systems including visualization and remote maintenance. Special and modern solutions like multi-room systems and the coupling of two non-KNX systems as well as the reconstruction of older systems are offered. The company offers their services in Europe and is independent of a particular manufacturer. Based on their experience as system integrator the company has been developing panel solution (www.eib-tab.de) for KNX in different sizes and styles.
Gerhard Geiger GmbH & Co. KG in Bietigheim Bissingen manufactures mechanical and electric drive technology for sun protection and special applications. Geiger-drive technology is a leading manufacturer in the production of highly automated blind drives with very high quality standards. The X-Line venetian blinds has been developed together with Rademacher Geräte-Elektronik GmbH, a specialist in KNX-technology. Both manufacturers complement and broaden its product range with the GJ56 with integrated bus technology with the torque increments of 3-24 Nm as the drive system for sophisticated building automation.
GEVA automation has its roots as a specialist in technically sophisticated plant automation in the metal and mining industry. The corporate philosophy is shaped by many years of experience in automation technology, combined with an understanding for process technology and a long-term cooperation with customers and suppliers. The critical core competences are bundled in their company: R&D, engineering, application software development, manufacturing and commissioning. R&D activities include concepts for the integration of industrial automation, networks and building automation. The company was founded in 1991 and had a branch in the Russian Federation since 2002.
GEZE is one of the global market leaders for door, window and safety technology products and systems. The company is represented by 31 subsidiaries, a flexible and highly efficient distribution and service network and almost 2,650 employees worldwide. In the 2013/14 business year the company generated revenues of over 344 million Euros. GEZE safety technology is decisive for the use on escape and rescue routes, for preventive fire protection and access control. Individual security requirements are combined in system solutions so that doors and windows open and close in a coordinated manner in the case of danger. Controlling the entire range of building services in a “smart building” is one of GEZE’s future markets. The KNX standard is already providing today for the interoperability of GEZE products and other manufactures.
The GFS Group, Gesellschaft für Stromversorgungstechnik, was founded in 1984. Innovative ideas, continuity, constant updates, the latest production technologies and a consciously cultivated large vertical integration ensure a successful business development. The GFS group in its current form is one of the leading providers of products and solutions in the field of power engineering. They focus on battery chargers and emergency power equipment. In their main plant in Gottenheim the development of power and control electronics, the design of each device series and finally the assembly of the entire device technology is being done. Their subsidiary, GFS Elektro GmbH in Pößneck was founded in 1991.
GM was founded in the year 2002 and has redefined switch manufacturing in India. GM believes in constant innovation and is market leader in switches and other electrical home accessories. GM’s innovations are the result of a strong R&D team, further complimented by an equally dedicated and capable product design team. State-of-the- art manufacturing facilities spread across the country ensure international quality of each and every product that carries the GM logo. GM currently makes the best touch switches based on tact and touch techno- logy in India. These switches are mainly for lighting and drape controls, designed to be a part of a larger Home Automation System.
GORDIC spol. s r. o. is a privately held company with headquarters in Jihlava, Czech Republic. The company has offices in such major cities as Praha, Brno, Ostrava and has a network of regional distributors. The company is also active in Slovakia and several other East European markets. GORDIC is an independent software vendor and a leading provider of the ERP software GINIS, as well as specific IT solutions and services for municipalities, public sector and central government bodies across the Czech Republic. In total GORDIC has more than 6000 institutional customers in the Czech Republic. Gordic is a solution partner of Oracle, CA, Microsoft, IBM and more main IT vendors. It holds several ISO and security related certificates.
The goal of Grünbeck GmbH is that people worldwide have access to clean water worldwide. With know-how, products and communication Grünbeck, as a water treatment specialist, makes lots of effort to implement this right on a long-term basis. With the core competence "We understand water" they want to educate both the public and water professionals about water, because this is crucial for conscious people dealing with the vital resource of water. Grünbeck develops and manufactures products for water treatment, equipment for water treatment for heating and cooling systems and swimming pools. KNX is the leading standard in the home and building technology worldwide. By providing the KNX technology they adapt their products even more to their customers’ needs.