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Residential Building Automation Products: Technologies And Global Markets

CHAPTER 3 OVERVIEW 10

HEATING, VENTILATION AND AIR CONDITIONING AUTOMATION 10

ENERGY MANAGEMENT 10

LIGHTING AUTOMATION 11

HOME SECURITY SYSTEMS 11

INTEGRATED HOME MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS 11

FIVE MARKETS FOR RESIDENTIAL BUILDING AUTOMATION 12

TABLE 1 FORECAST FOR MARKET SHARE OF RESIDENTIAL HOME AUTOMATION SYSTEM

PRODUCTS BY CATEGORY, 2012 AND 2017 ($ MILLIONS/%) 12

TABLE 2 FORECAST FOR GLOBAL MARKET FOR RESIDENTIAL HOME AUTOMATION

SYSTEMS BY SERVICE AND UNITS, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 13

TABLE 3 TOP FIVE BUILDING MANAGEMENT SUPPLIERS, 2012 ($ MILLIONS/%) 13

COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY MAKES RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS INTELLIGENT 13

SENSORS 14

INTERNAL BACKUP AND RESTORING 15

MANUAL PROGRAMMING 15

INTERNET CONNECTIONS 15

OUTPUTS 15

FIVE TYPES OF CONTROL SYSTEMS 16

HEURISTICS 17

SMART BUILDING TAKES SHAPE 17

WHAT HAS CHANGED? 18

INTELLIGENT BUILDINGS BECOME EASIER TO IMPLEMENT 18

WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS 19

THE VALUE OF INTEGRATION 19

NEED FOR OPEN SYSTEMS 20

GROWING NEED FOR SECURITY 20

SAVING COSTS, BUILDING VALUE 20

END-TO-END OPENNESS 21

CLOUD COMPUTING EMERGES AS A FORCE 21

THREE DIFFERENT MODELS EMERGE 22

BUILDING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM MARKET MOVES TO SOFTWARE AS A SERVICE

(SAAS) AND INFRASTRUCTURE AS A SERVICE (IAAS) 22

BUILDING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM MANUFACTURERS TO DRIVE CLOUD ADOPTION 23

BENEFITS FOR SYSTEMS INTEGRATORS 23

IMPACT ON CONSUMERS 24

CHAPTER 4 INTEGRATED RESIDENTIAL BUILDING AUTOMATION SYSTEM TECHNOLOGY 26TABLE 4 FORECAST FOR EUROPEAN RESIDENTIAL BUILDING AUTOMATION SYSTEMSMARKET, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 26TABLE 5 EUROPEAN BUILDING MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS MARKET BY BUILDING TYPE, 2012($ MILLIONS/%) 26TABLE 6 FORECAST FOR NORTH AMERICAN RESIDENTIAL BUILDING MANAGEMENTSYSTEMS MARKET, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 27TABLE 7 NORTH AMERICAN RESIDENTIAL BUILDING MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS MARKET BYBUILDING TYPE, 2012 ($ MILLIONS/%) 27TABLE 8 FORECAST FOR RESIDENTIAL ASIAN BUILDING MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS MARKET,THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 27TABLE 9 ASIAN RESIDENTIAL BUILDING MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS MARKET BY BUILDINGTYPE, 2012 ($ MILLIONS/%) 28TABLE 10 FORECAST FOR SOUTH AMERICAN AND AFRICAN RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGMANAGEMENT SYSTEMS MARKET, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 28TABLE 11 SOUTH AMERICAN AND AFRICAN RESIDENTIAL BUILDING MANAGEMENTSYSTEMS MARKET BY BUILDING TYPE, 2012 ($ MILLIONS/%) 28THE CHANGING RESIDENTIAL BUILDING AUTOMATION SYSTEM LANDSCAPE 29BUILDING AUTOMATION AND CONTROLS NETWORK (BACNET): THE FIRST ATTEMPT ATNETWORKING 30BACNET'S DEVELOPMENT 30HOW DOES BACNET WORK? 30TABLE 12 BACNET OBJECTS 31BACNET'S OBJECT-ORIENTED APPROACH 32BACNET SERVICES 32TABLE 13 BACNET LOCAL AREA NETWORK (LAN) TYPES 33BACNET TESTING 33INTERNETWORKING 34VALUE OF INTERNETWORKING 34WHAT IS LONTALK? 34ECHELON'S IMPACT 34WORKING THROUGH THE VARIOUS LAYERS 35RECEIVING AMERICAN NATIONAL STANDARDS INSTITUTE'S BLESSING 35PHYSICAL LAYERS 36LONWORKS CHALLENGES 37LACK OF CONSISTENCY 37SPECIAL CHIPS REQUIRED 38COMPARING LONMARK AND BACNET 38DEALING WITH COST ISSUES 39LONMARK'S DESIGN 40LONWORKS' INTEROPERABILITY 40MOVEMENT TO INTERNET PROTOCOL (IP) 40MAKING A REMOTE CONNECTION 41SINGLE NETWORK DOWNSIDES 41THE FUTURE: A SINGLE RESIDENTIAL BUILDING AUTOMATION NETWORK? 41OPERATIONS BASED ON INTERNET TECHNOLOGY 42NEED FOR REMOTE CONTROL 42ACCESS FROM ANYWHERE 43INTERNET'S POSITIVE SIDE 43BACNET AND INTERNET PROTOCOL 43SPEED OF THE INTERNET 44BACNET AND ITS INTEGRATION OPTIONS 44BACNET/ETHERNET 44BACNET MASTER-SLAVE/TOKEN-PASSING 45BACNET/INTERNET PROTOCOL 45BRIDGES 45ROUTERS 46GATEWAYS 47SENSORS AND ACTUATORS 47MODBUS SERIAL 48THE POPULARITY OF BACNET MS/TP 48BACNET/INTERNET PROTOCOL ETHERNET 48PUTTING THE SOFTWARE BUILDING BLOCKS IN PLACE 48VALUE OF HYPERTEXT MARKUP LANGUAGE (HTML) 49FRAMEWORKS AND MIDDLEWARE 49MOVE TO WIRELESS CONNECTIONS 50SPEAKING THE SAME LANGUAGE 50ZIGBEE GAINS MOMENTUM 51SECURITY OF WIRELESS SYSTEMS 51IN THE RIGHT FREQUENCY RANGE 52MEETING THE BATTERY CHALLENGE 52ENOCEAN ALLIANCE GAINS MOMENTUM 53Z-WAVE EMERGES AS A WIRELESS ALTERNATIVE 53INSTEON 54OTHER WIRELESS PROTOCOLS 54WIRED TECHNOLOGIES 55UNIVERSAL POWER LINE BUS 55LOW-VOLTAGE WIRING 55INTEGRATED SYSTEM VENDORS TAKE ON MANY CHALLENGES 56TABLE 14 TOP FIVE RESIDENTIAL BUILDING AUTOMATION SYSTEM SUPPLIERS, 2012 ($MILLIONS/%) 57TABLE 15 TOP FIVE EUROPEAN RESIDENTIAL BUILDING MANAGEMENT SUPPLIERS, 2011($ MILLIONS/%) 57TABLE 16 TOP FIVE NORTH AMERICAN RESIDENTIAL BUILDING MANAGEMENT SUPPLIERS,2012 ($ MILLIONS/%) 57TABLE 17 TOP FIVE ASIAN RESIDENTIAL BUILDING MANAGEMENT SUPPLIERS, 2012 ($MILLIONS/%) 58TABLE 18 TOP FIVE SOUTH AMERICAN AND AFRICAN RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGMANAGEMENT SUPPLIERS, 2012 ($ MILLIONS/%) 58COMPANY PROFILES 58ABB IN. 58ALERTME.COM LTD. 59ALERTON, INC. 59AMERICAN AUTO-MATRIX 60AUTOMATED LOGIC, CORP. 61BROADWIN TECHNOLOGY, INC. 61COMCAST CORP. 61COMPETITION CO., LTD. 62CYLON CONTROLS LTD. 62DIGI INTERNATIONAL 63ECHELON CORP. 63EXCEPTIONAL INNOVATION 64FF AUTOMATION 64FIELDSERVER TECHNOLOGIES 65HAIER GROUP 66HOME TECH EUROPE LTD. 66HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL, INC. 66HUBBELL BUILDING AUTOMATION 67IMTECH N.V. 67INTRINSYNC SOFTWARE INTERNATIONAL INC. 68INVENSYS PLC 68JOHNSON CONTROLS 68KOCOM CO. LTD. 69KMC CONTROLS, INC. 69LAGOTEK CORP. 70LOXLEY PUBLIC CO., LTD. 70MOX BUILDING INTELLIGENCE LTD. 70NOVAR CONTROLS 71OMRON CORP. 71PANASONIC CORP. 71PLEXUS TECHNOLOGIES, LTD. 72PRECISION EDGE ACCESS CONTROL INC. 73PRIVA 73SCHNEIDER-ELECTRIC SA 74SENSAPHONE SYSTEMS 74SHENZHEN BIENDCLOUD TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD. 75SHORTPATH 75SIEMENS BUILDING TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 76SOFTDEL SYSTEMS PVT LTD. 76SVEA BUILDING CONTROL SYSTEMS GMBH 77SYS-TEK COMPANIES, INC. 77TELETROL SYSTEMS, INC. 77TRANE INC. 78TREND CONTROLS, LTD. 79VIATELEMETRY LTD. 79VIVINT INC. 79XIAMEN LEELEN TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD. 80YAMAS ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS, INC. 80YAMATAKE CORP. 81

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