Prestigious award recognizes inherent innovation of integrated IoT platform
RICHARDSON, Texas, June 13th, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- EnTouch Controls announced today that the company's EnTouch 360™ facility asset and energy intelligence platform has been selected as a finalist in this year's Realcomm/IBcon DIGIE Award in the category of Best Tech Innovation Intelligent Buildings.
The nomination honors the multiple innovations of the EnTouch 360™ facility asset and energy intelligence platform, including their newly announced line of "open-standard" gateways which allows multi-site operators to leverage prior investments in facility automation equipment. Multi-site operators can now expand the benefits of EnTouch's remote monitoring and data analytics capabilities across their enterprise to achieve sustained reductions in energy, maintenance, and capital costs.
EnTouch360™ is the industry's first integrated facility asset and energy intelligence platform purpose-fit to the needs of national chains and other multi-site businesses. The platform combines the company's patented control and sensor network with its award winning cloud software platform and integrated professional services. The platform simplifies deployment, commissioning and lifecycle management of an enterprise Internet of Things (IoT) strategy, and its real-time insight and enterprise-wide data analytics have been proven to improve facility performance, enhance customer experience, and achieve sustained reductions in facility maintenance and energy costs by 15 percent or more.
"We are honored that EnTouch 360™ has been recognized as one of the leading solutions to leverage innovative technologies to fully support multi-site facility operators," said Greg Fasullo, Chief Executive Officer for EnTouch Controls. "The commercial real estate industry is beginning to recognize that power of IoT and how smart-building technologies can effectively achieve the goals of multi-site operators in the areas of energy efficiency, sustainability and facilities maintenance. We congratulate our fellow finalists and wish them the best of luck during the awards night."
The Digie Awards will be presented on Wednesday, June 22 in Silicon Valley during Realcomm I IBcon 2016. EnTouch Controls will be demonstrating its technology platform at the show. Look for them in the Intel booth, #901.
The fellow category finalists include: Building Robotics (Comfy), Cisco (Digital Ceiling), GE Current (Predix), IoTium and Radiator Labs.
About EnTouch Controls
EnTouch is a technology company that leverages facility asset and energy intelligence solutions to accurately assess and control energy consumption and expenditure. The company's award winning EnTouch 360™ platform provides a dedicated team of energy experts who utilize leading-edge software, best-in-class hardware and predictive or "targeted" analytics to improve operational efficiencies, significantly reduce energy consumption and maximize energy savings. Nationally recognized for its ongoing commitment to sustainability and their innovative Internet of Things (IoT) approach, EnTouch supports over 4000 locations in diverse industries including: retail, restaurant, grocery, commercial real estate, healthcare, and hospitality. Connect with EnTouch on Facebook, Twitter and our blog.
About Realcomm I IBcon 2016
Realcomm is the leading conference focused on the topic of technology, innovation and automation for the Commercial, Corporate and Facilities industry. This annual event brings together thousands of creative, forward-thinking, and insightful commercial and corporate real estate professionals from around the world who gather to discuss and debate how technology, automation and innovation continues to impact how we use, transact and operate real estate.
IBcon has grown to become the world's most comprehensive and leading edge discussion on the next generation of smart, connected, high-performance, green, sustainable, intelligent buildings. This event is not about the traditional one building, one system, one vendor smart building of yesterday, but rather the open architected, interoperable, integrated, IP, IT-centric smart buildings of tomorrow.
Smart buildings, portfolios, campuses and cities that strive for energy reduction, operational efficiency, sustainability, enhanced occupant experiences and financial optimization are at the center of the discussion.
The conference brings together visionary experts from around the globe to discuss the latest technologies and present the world's most advanced, next generation smart building case studies. These projects are no longer just ideas, they are real and are resetting the benchmarks on what a building should look like and how it should be operated.
RealComm I IBcon 2016 will be held in Silicon Valley, the epicenter of technology and innovation. The theme, Commercial and Corporate Real Estate Innovation Starts Here, speaks to the region's history for incubating some of the most successful, visionary companies and entrepreneurs in the world. From the invention of the first transistor, to the PC and Mac, to Internet search, most of the major technologies of today were founded on the achievements of the pioneers in Silicon Valley.
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