Buildings are comprised of many different systems each having their own set of controls. Some examples are HVAC, lighting, shades, security, life safety, public signage, and space reservation systems. Each of these systems operates independently with their own set of sensors and control interfaces; however, their effectiveness and efficiency are limited by not interacting with each other.
AVWeek 329: An article from Commercial Integrator claims IoT sales will hit $1 trillion by 2020. IoT predictions have been difficult since IBM first started predicting in 2011. Our panel of manufacturers discuss how they are helping their audiovisual integrators integrate these prosumer devices on their networks.
On this episode of AVWeek our panel looks at the best way to enter a new geographical market and support that market. The rise of IoT is more apparent every day. Does that mean the estimate of $1 trillion in sales by 2020 is acurate?