Software Platform Continues Significant Momentum with Growing Global Adoption and Expanding Deployment Portfolio
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA, JUNE 17, 2009 Tridium the global leader in software frameworks, automation infrastructure technology, energy management and device-to-enterprise integration solutions today announced its Niagara Framework has reached a significant milestone by surpassing 150,000 instances worldwide.
The Niagara Framework resolves the challenges associated with open systems, integration and interoperability by integrating diverse systems and devices - regardless of manufacturer, or communication protocol - into a unified platform that is easily managed and controlled over the Internet. Niagara connects real time operational data to the people, devices and systems that manage business enterprises.
Perhaps no other technology has had as profound an impact on making buildings sustainable and more energy efficient as the Niagara Framework. As a smart energy management solution, Niagara merges multi-vendor systems and real time integration to manage and control energy-consuming systems such as HVAC, lighting and more while ensuring these systems are optimized for maximum performance and energy efficiency.
Niagara is deployed in 45 countries and used in a variety of automation applications including Commercial Buildings, Security, Industrial, Residential, Energy, Telecom, M2M and Medical.
"Not only is this an exciting milestone for Tridium, it marks a great advancement for our technology platform as a whole," said Marc Petock, Vice President, Global Marketing and Communications of Tridium. "We've been committed to increasing the reach and prevalence of the Niagara Framework, and it is rewarding to see the number of deployments and adoption continue to rise at such a rapid rate."
The company will release NiagaraAX 3.5, the latest version of the award winning software platform in the fourth quarter of this year.
Tridium is the global leader in open platforms, application software frameworks, automation infrastructure technology, energy management and device-to-enterprise integration solutions. Our technologies extend connectivity, integration and interoperability to the millions of devices deployed in the market today and empowers manufacturers to develop intelligent equipment systems and smart devices that enable collaboration and communication between the enterprise and edge assets.
The Niagara Framework® is a software platform that integrates diverse systems and devices regardless of manufacturer, or communication protocol into a unified platform that can be easily managed and controlled in real time over the Internet using a standard web browser.
The Sedona Framework(TM) is the industry's first, open source development framework that provides a complete software platform for developing, deploying, integrating, and managing pervasive device applications at the lowest level. It brings the power of programmable control and the Internet down to extremely inexpensive devices. The Sedona Framework distributes decision making control and manageability to any device and brings intelligence and connectivity to the network edge and back.
The company is an independent business entity of Honeywell International Inc. Additional information about Tridium is available at www.tridium.com.
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