16 Jun '11, 7am

The 3 Key Elements of IBM's Smarter Buildings Message: With its new, pre-configured and end-to-end building mana...

The 3 Key Elements of IBM's Smarter Buildings Message: With its new, pre-configured and end-to-end building mana...

Last week I attended IBM's launch event for their Intelligent Building Management software at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. IBM showcased the success of several key pilot projects that laid the framework for their new smart building software solution. There were three main take-aways from the meeting: 1) It's crucial to truly understand the problem we face with the management of today's buildings, 2) buildings hold enormous opportunity for energy conservation and GHG mitigation if management is approached with a holistic solution, and 3) the evolution of a Smarter Building can only come if we enable radical transformation of today's building management paradigm. Dave Bartlett, VP of IBM Smarter Buildings, explained the need to understand the problem faced in building management today. He explained that the energy waste and inefficiencies of today's build...

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