3 Benefits of Smart Building Management Systems

May 11, 2022 By Mid-Atlantic Controls 4 minute read

Tech has made so many parts of our lives drastically easier. We have smartwatches to keep us active, vehicle navigation systems to help us avoid traffic jams, and smartphones to connect us with loved ones across the globe. 


Benefits of Upgrading a Legacy BMS

April 18, 2022 By Midatlanticcontr 3 minute read

Building technology is constantly changing, and staying current can be tricky, expensive, and frequently impractical. Upgrading your legacy BMS system to a more open and modern one will help extend its lifespan while preserving as much of the initial investment as possible.


Tridium BMS Integration Options

March 23, 2022 By Mid-Atlantic Controls 3 minute read

Tridium Building Management Systems (BMS) offers a better way to manage your building, achieve energy efficiency goals, and provide your tenants with superior comfort. There are many benefits to running a Tridium BMS:


Future Proof Your BMS With New Hardware

March 23, 2022 By Mid-Atlantic Controls 3 minute read

Your building management system is a crucial part of facility operations—it keeps tenants comfortable and safe, helps you reduce energy costs, and optimizes equipment usage.


Why Hire MACC for Your BMS Upgrade?

March 16, 2022 By Mid-Atlantic Controls 5 minute read

A building management system upgrade can protect your investment in building equipment and (in most cases) is less costly than replacement. However, upgrading isn’t always straightforward. That’s why hiring a skilled building management system company is crucial for project success.


What Is a Building Automation System?

February 28, 2022 By Mid-Atlantic Controls 7 minute read

In every industry, people often band around terms and phrases while not giving much consideration to what those terms actually mean. One such phrase is “building automation system.” How often have you heard this industry term thrown into a facilities related discussion?

For those that don’t work on, or deal with, these systems, the concept can be a bit confusing and convoluted. What is building…


BMS Upgrade Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

February 14, 2022 By Mid-Atlantic Controls 4 minute read

The decision to upgrade your Building Management System (BMS) is a wise choice. Aside from saving money versus total replacement, you’ll be able to replace certain legacy parts and systems while taking advantage of the multiple benefits of more modern ones.


The BMS Upgrade Process Explained

January 21, 2022 By Mid-Atlantic Controls 3 minute read

Upgrading from an unsupported legacy BMS system to a more modern one is like going from the Stone Age to the Space Age. Improved energy efficiency, lower operating costs, advanced analytics, and increased tenant comfort are some of the many benefits you’ll see when you make the switch.


Security Risks With Old BAS Systems

January 14, 2022 By Mid-Atlantic Controls 5 minute read

Modern equipment is becoming more and more connected to the internet, making cybersecurity a priority for all kinds of businesses and facilities, from commercial office buildings to public schools to government complexes to hospitals. In today’s world, protecting your network means protecting your building automation system (BAS).


How Much Does A BMS Upgrade Cost?

January 13, 2022 By Mid-Atlantic Controls 4 minute read

Nothing lasts forever, including your building management system (BMS). As a BMS gets older, upgrading is often the best and most economical way to extend your system's life.