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Networking and Integration of Facilities Automation Systems

1st Edition

By Viktor Boed

CRC Press

264 pages

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Facilities increasingly rely on computerized systems to optimize their buildings' systems operation and reduce the costs of maintenance and management. Therefore, facility managers and engineers must rise to the challenge of a new discipline-systems networking and integration-as more and more computerized systems become implemented.

Table of Contents

Integration of Facilities Computerized Systems,Viktor Boed

Basics of Network Communications,Viktor Boed

DDC Open Systems:An Overview, John J. McGowan

Network Protocols,Viktor Boed

Serial Communications,Viktor Boed

RS-485 Networks for Facilities Metering at Yale University,Robert Hobbs

Case Study:Heterogeneous Interconnected Fieldbuses, Frantisek Zezulka

Lower Level Industrial Networks:Fieldbus,Viktor Boed

Canadian Automated Building (CAB)Protocol,Viktor Boed

LonTalk Protocol,Viktor Boed

The Development of BACnet, Ira Goldschmidt

A Data Communication Protocol for Building Automation and Control Networks: BACnet,Viktor Boed

Institutional Energy Metering:Challenges and Opportunities, Roberto Meinrath

Case Study:Yale Maxnet,Viktor Boed



About the Author

Viktor Boed

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Engineering (General)
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Engineering