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October 24, 2018

Connected Lighting is Easier to Achieve than You Think!

The Internet of Things has brought us conveniences like Alexa and Google Home and the ability to control our home automations with a single, simplified platform. […]
October 1, 2018

Haste Makes Waste: How a Light Study Can Save You From Overbuying

Now is an ideal time to upgrade to LED lighting. Many utility companies are offering rebates for energy efficient upgrades and the price per lamp has come […]
September 5, 2018

NFPA 79 2018 Standard Dictates New Design Requirements for VFD Applications

from Guest Blogger: Nick Birk, Product Line Manager, Belden  NFPA & NFPA79 As industry readers well know, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is an authority […]
July 31, 2018

5 Reasons to Choose Speco Cameras

Nowadays most businesses rely on video surveillance to reduce theft, resolve conflicts, increase employee productivity and improve safety. Not all cameras systems are created equal and […]
March 19, 2018

Streamline Your Plant Systems with Connected Lighting Options

Integrating luminaires with comprehensive management or facility control systems can streamline business activities while saving energy and ensuring employee satisfaction. In a connected lighting system intelligent […]
January 17, 2018

#1 Learning Event of the Year – Automation Fair 2018

Save the Date! Every November thousands of experts, vendors and business owners from across the country come together to showcase and experience the newest innovations in […]
January 4, 2018

Ask the Expert – Cat5e vs Cat6 Cable

Your ethernet cable is your lifeline to the internet. When installing new cable for a commercial or residential property, knowing the difference between the two can […]
August 9, 2017

5 Reasons Why It Might Be Time to Upgrade your Lighting

Lighting matters! Lighting is one of the aspects of facility operations that is often taken for granted. The thing is without it all other operating systems […]
February 10, 2017

Electric Motors and Energy

Industrial fans, pumps and air compressors use more than 50% of the total motor-related electricity used in the U.S. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, […]