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Building Management System.

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Building Management System (BMS) is a computer-based control system installed in buildings that controls and monitors the building’s mechanical and electrical equipment such as ventilation, lighting, power systems, fire systems, and security systems. Technological development in this field as led to cheaper and scaled down new protocols systems known as Home Automation, Intelligent building, etc. A BMS consists of software and hardware; the software program, usually configured in a hierarchical manner, can be proprietary, using such protocols as C-bus, Profibus, and so on, recently, however, new vendors are producing BMSs that integrate using Internet protocols and open standards such as DeviceNet, SOAP, XML, BACnet, Lon and Modbus. BMS is a blend of hardware & software based control system installed in buildings to control and monitor the building’s mechanical, electrical & other utility equipment.

Further developments and IT integration is leading to Internet of things (IoT) which is the extension of Internet connectivity into physical devices and everyday objects. Embedded firmware or chip,  Internet connectivity, electronic devices and other forms of hardware (such as sensors), This technology enables these devices to communicate and interact with others over the Internet, and they can be remotely monitored and controlled. This is currently having huge application in building automation.

The following represents, some of the end to end systems integration and solutions for safety, security and comfort in building automation/management systems provided by Vintage.

  • Structured Cabling -Voice/Data Networking Systems
  • Building Management Systems(BMS)
  • Home Automation Systems
  • CCTV Systems
  • Access Control
  • RFID – Personnel Tracking and Asset Management
  • Security Systems
  • Fire Alarm Systems
  • Central Battery and Emergency Lighting Systems
  • Public Address and Mass Notification Systems
  • Hotel Room Management Systems
  • Hotel Interactive TV
  • SMATV / IPTV Systems
  • Audio/Video Intercom Systems
  • Audio/Visual Systems (Audio/Video Conference Systems, etc...)
  •  IT Security Systems
  • Helipad Lighting Systems
BMS SCOPE

BMS may be used as a collective noun for a range of computerised systems including Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition Systems (SCADA) Disributed Control Systems (DCS) Outstation controller and Instrumentation. BMS may be deployed and managed centrally as a large network of system that may comprise different vendor products or as a low complexity stand alone system.

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