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Archive for the ‘Automation & Control Solutions’ Category

Congratulations, Leroy Walden, Newly Elected President of the InsideIQ Building Automation Alliance

shutterstock_158861330The InsideIQ Building Automation Alliance, an international alliance of independent building automation contractors, has elected new leadership, including McKenney’s own Vice President of Automation & Control Solutions Leroy Walden as the new president.

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Tags: Automation & Control Solutions, Corporate, News

The Internet of Things and the Workplace

bdoc-background In offices across the US, the Internet of Things (IoT) is helping save money with environmental controls by not lighting or climate-controlling unused spaces. The IoT is changing how activity can be monitored across the office and is being used to make more educated decisions about space efficiency. Companies are able to see occupancy data of every square foot of their facilities and evaluate the utilization and necessity of that space. 

 

Click here to learn more about how the IoT is changing how we do work.

 

Tags: Automation & Control Solutions, EIG

Tips to Ensure Security for Small and Medium Buildings

Security_site_monitoringSmall to medium-sized building owners have a lot on their plate with responsibilities, sometimes with a small staff to divide tasks among as well as concerns regarding security. One of the best places to start when evaluating security needs is to take a look at the company’s culture. Risk = Probability x Consequences. Building security should be a reflection of the culture the company wants to foster. Take a look at this article to learn more able physical and digital security for building owners.

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Tags: Automation & Control Solutions, Security

The Connection between the Internet of Things and the Commercial HVAC Market

bdoc_editThe Internet of Things (IoT) is quickly becoming a reliable option in the residential HVAC market. Studies show that in 2015 approximately 13% of consumers will have an IoT service device in their homes. With the residential market adopting the IoT, the commercial market is also beginning to incorporate IoT, specifically in smart building technology. Check out this article to learn more about how the IoT’s is affecting HVAC manufacturers.

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Tags: Automation & Control Solutions, EIG

Comprehensive Security Solutions from McKenney’s

Security_site_monitoringChoose McKenney’s and protect critical assets from the parking lot to the boardroom with the industry’s most comprehensive security solutions. Whether it’s access control, video surveillance or intrusion detection and monitoring, we tailor security solutions to work seamlessly with other key building systems and install them to fit your specific needs.

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Tags: Automation & Control Solutions, Security