Triacta's Multi-point Energy Management Meter Obtains Coveted BACnet Testing Laboratories Listing
OTTAWA, ONTARIO, Jan 15, 2013 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
Triacta Power Technologies' PowerHawk multi-point energy management
meters have been certified by BACnet Testing Laboratory (BTL) -
achieving the highest level of BACnet compliance.
"Products that have obtained the BTL listing have undergone rigorous
testing by an independent laboratory to ensure they meet the strict
BACnet standards," says Wes Biggs, Triacta's President and CEO. "When
selecting a BTL listed product, system integrators and end-users can
be assured they are choosing a product that is fully BACnet compliant
- and interoperable for the future."
With rising energy costs and increased concerns about energy and
power quality, building managers need access to real-time energy and
power data. Facility managers want to access this data over BACnet/IP
- the networking standard for commercial building automation.
Because BACnet is an open, standard protocol, data from different
systems is available in one common format, independent of vendor.
With these open, interoperable systems, views of the entire building
are easier to create - ensuring facility managers (and all
stakeholders) have access to the energy management information they
need, when they need it.
By selecting BACnet compliant products, building managers can be
confident these products will integrate with existing (and future)
Building Management System components. Owners and managers can build
a system that gets them the data they need today without worrying
about adapting to future needs.
In addition to BACnet communications, Triacta's PowerHawk IP-based
meters can be accessed simultaneously using MODBUS TCP, MODBUS RTU
over RS-485 or pure IP protocols such as HTTP and FTP. This allows
facilities to access meter information through building management
systems while IT and business systems access that same information
directly through IP.
You can view Triacta's BTL listing here,
About Triacta Power Technologies
Triacta Power Technologies designs and manufactures revenue grade,
multi-point energy management meters for commercial, institutional
and residential applications. Every Triacta meter comes with software
that combines meter management, automated data collection, powerful
analysis tools and flexible billing.
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