Superb customer value, with Visual BACnet

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ATS, an industry-leading systems integrator with offices across the United States, has a clear vision for supporting customers. They want to be their clients’ trusted partner, through installation and beyond. This includes: advocating for their clients’ desired standards delivering superior service and support and providing ongoing analysis and optimization for building control systems “By providing […]

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We all have those jobs that just won’t go away. It feels like you’ve tried everything, but the problems are still there.  Unfortunately, you’re guilty until proven innocent.  These delays cost you money, frustrate the customer, and limit your ability to expand your business. We’re experts in IP networking and building automation systems.  If you […]

Why do you need an MSI?

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There are a lot of articles out there telling you what an MSI is and what they do. But what can they do for you? Why do you need one?

How to spec Division 25

How to spec division 25 integration automation smart buildings

The consulting specifying engineer of today is venturing into totally new territory: Division 25. While the MSI is familiar with the need for a Building IoT platform and a way to integrate all the systems in a building, the consulting engineer is only just starting to engage on this level. Need help specifying Div. 25? […]

Tap into the power of your JACE

JACE Wiretap feature Niagara 4 Visual BACnet

If you’re tired of going on site to capture BACnet data, look no further than your JACE. The latest release of Visual BACnet from Optigo Networks allows you to capture traffic for analysis right from your JACE, 100% remotely. Our team has been hard at work developing this feature to allow you to harness the power of […]

The Basics of OT Networks

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OT Networks Overview Operational Technology (OT) networks in smart buildings consist of elevators, lighting, HVAC, surveillance, or essentially, anything attached to the building. With these devices becoming more connected and networked, it’s possible to consolidate IT and OT networks. However, there are many benefits to separating the networks. Separation helps optimize the IT and OT […]

Capture BACnet traffic right from your JACE

JACE Wiretap feature Niagara 4 Visual BACnet

The latest release from Visual BACnet brings huge convenience and time saving for users with JACE controllers. Now, your JACE gives you greater visibility into your BACnet network, allowing you to capture and send data to Visual BACnet for analysis with no additional hardware.  This solution means that anyone with a JACE controller can capture […]

Visual BACnet Capture Tool now available for Linux

Linux Capture Tool

With the new 2.6.0 update for Visual BACnet, we have introduced a Linux Capture Tool. Similar to our Windows Capture Tool, now Linux users can capture BACnet IP and MS/TP traffic right from their computers. Those captures will automatically upload into Visual BACnet for analysis. You can activate captures remotely, and even schedule captures ahead […]

Creating a robust BACnet network at Coventry University

Coventry University in the United Kingdom had ongoing construction for campus expansion, requiring installation of new devices and network changes. With all the activity on the network, Chris Goodman, Senior BMS Technician at Coventry, and his team then had to deal with the subsequent broadcast storms.  It was challenging to identify the cause of the […]

The smart building industry with Pook-Ping Yao: Nexus podcast

Nexus Labs podcast interview with Ping Yao and James Dice

In episode #33 of Nexus, Optigo Networks’ CEO Pook-Ping Yao joined James to discuss (Operational Technology) OT networks, and share insights on BACnet and the smart building industry. This blog gathers a few highlights, but make sure to check out the full episode on the Nexus website.