Why the Smart Building design process must be made smarter

The building industry is intended to be tightly regulated and process orientated – from building codes to CSI divisions. Codes ensure the safety of a building’s occupants and familiarity in their use, from step height to which side the hot water is located on a faucet. CSI divisions provide structure on how systems are specified […]

Smart Building Opportunities and Design

While attending the yearly Consumer Electronics Show we’re often asked why a company involved in commercial office space and IT/Communications/Security infrastructure design for corporations, like Nephin, is attending such a consumer show. Our response is simple – consumers are the ones driving the smart office evolution. Wi-Fi and smart phones were consumer products that changed […]