Intelligent CIO Middle East Issue 32 | Page 82

INTELLIGENT BRANDS // Green Technology EcoStruxure building advisor SmartX room sensor green screen • Enterprise Central allows for 10 times more scalability to easily execute site expansions • Mobile commissioning, engineering efficiencies and development applications for speed, repeatability and consistency “Schneider Electric was a clear break-away leader in our facility optimisation software report this year” said Derrek Clarke, industry analyst, Verdantix. “Now, with the next generation of EcoStruxure Building, Schneider Electric offers even more innovation to take building operational efficiency to the next level. Firms with complex operations that seek to future- proof their building system investments should shortlist Schneider Electric among their considered vendors.” New elements of EcoStruxure Building include: Laurent Bataille, Executive Vice President EcoBuilding Division 82 INTELLIGENTCIO • EcoStruxure Building Advisor application automatically delivers condition-based maintenance across multiple sites to resolve up to 80% of building issues remotely, decrease unscheduled maintenance by as much as 29%, reduce energy costs by up to 30% and reduce occupant complaints by an average of 33% • EcoStruxure Building Operations 2.0 is enhanced with best-in-class cybersecurity and delivers a customised native user experience through a responsive WebStation and mobile apps to engineer once, deploy-all-devices and provide mobile access on the go. Enterprise Central supervisory server enhances the monitoring and control capability from 200 plus servers to 2,500 plus servers for large and multi-site enterprises. The open, standards-based platform using Smart Connector framework enables systems integrators to build innovative applications and offers actionable insights through simple to set-up reporting and dashboards. It also includes additional IP integrated offers for commercial buildings including: • SmartX IP Controllers and SmartX Li ving Space Sensors are next generation multipurpose field controllers and sensors that leverage industry standards and IP-based open protocols for a 30% increase in engineering efficiency and 20% faster commissioning leveraging the eCommission mobile app “We are very excited about the launch of the next generation of EcoStruxure Building because it offers so many advances for both customers and partners to re-invent buildings,” said Laurent Bataille, Executive Vice President EcoBuilding Division. “It helps to extract and enhance efficiency, not only energy efficiency but integration, operational and engineering efficiency. It enhances comfort and productivity of building occupants, which is key to hiring and retaining talent. “Finally, because EcoStruxure Building is scalable and future-ready with its IP capabilities, it helps building owners and developers to increase the value of their real estate for the long term.” n