Over the past year, EM’s editors have noticed a shift of emphasis in the lighting market by companies marketing LED lighting’s savings in energy and maintenance costs to marketing its promise as the backbone for the Internet of Things (IoT). Connected lighting systems may well be key in making the IoT reach its full potential, but its success in the LED lighting market will depend on the interoperability of the systems and the devices they connect.
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Connected Lighting Systems’ Interoperability is a Key Issue, According to DOE Study
A new study by the DOE looks at connected lighting systems and what it takes to get different systems to work together. They found there's still a very long way to go.