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Evolve Your Smart Building Solutions in the IoT Era

Published: 28 December 2018

ID: G00373708

Analyst(s): Milly Xiang


The transition to IoT-integrated BMS brings opportunities for smart building vendors to outshine and differentiate. Technology product managers should prioritize ease of integration, analytics and user experience in their design to support a combination of use cases based on building purposes.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Prioritize Integration as a Crucial Competency by Addressing the Diverse Integration Requirements From Edge to Cloud
  • Take Data Centrality as the Key Principle of Analytics Design Throughout IoT-Integrated BMS
  • Incorporate UX Design in Interactions Beyond Mobile Apps to Include IoT-Connected Things
  • Differentiate Smart Building Solutions by Integrating a Unique Combination of Use Cases for Different Building Purposes

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