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.
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.
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…
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.
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.
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).
There comes a time when it’s beneficial to update, upgrade, or replace older BAS equipment. All too often, building owners decide to entirely replace their BAS System without even considering the possibility of a legacy upgrade.
Legacy upgrades help building owners reap the benefits of newer technology without the high cost of replacing an entire BAS System. They can also help combat increasing…