What is Building Automation?

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Building automation and Building Management System (BMS) are the brain of the commercial building. This system integrates all the technological information to control the heating and cooling systems, lighting, power systems, blinds, security systems, air quality control system and more. It consists of hardware (field devices, controllers, actualors, computers) and software which is usually integrated using internet protocols.
As it is the controlling central system in the commercial building - or the brain - it is key to implement energy efficiency in buildings.