IP500 smart building IoT standard
Wednesday 13 June 2018

Participate in the official launch of the IP500 wireless standard in the Netherlands.

The IP500 Alliance, the pioneering IoT movement for secure m2m communication, announces the official launch of an open wireless standard in the Netherlands.

During this day cutting-edge IP500 wireless sensor and actuator products and building management software will be installed in the venue of the event. It is the first time IP500 technologies will be demonstrated in the Netherlands.

Expect representatives from association members and the Dutch automation community. EvaQaid is one of IP500’s pioneering Dutch organizations and hosts the meeting together with Smart Building Tech Solutions. Helmut Adamski, Chairman of the IP500 Alliance sees IP500 on the move: “Our alliance members have developed a truly common industry-driven standard for their wireless devices that have been applied in a number of smart building projects, in Germany, and India, as well as right here in The Hague.”

About the IP500 ® Alliance
The IP500 Alliance is an international industry association launched by leading
manufacturers (OEMs), users, and operators. The goals of the alliance are to jointly define, develop, and provide a secure and multivendor wireless communication platform for intelligent buildings. The IP500 platform guarantees, through the application of centrally established and accepted industry norms and standards, maximum interoperability for the industry-wide cooperation of various products. The IP500 Standard is moreover the first and only solution that fulfills the most important regulations and norms for security applications. It guarantees that devices in security and safety applications like fire and break-in prevention, or access control can communicate with each other and can be controlled over a secure wireless network. The worldwide adoption of the IP500 Standard has already been realized by representatives throughout Europe, Asia and the USA.


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IP500 smart building IoT standard

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