Get connected What’s your plan? Let’s make it happen.
Peter Duine, Global Product Manager SMART & Connected, answers your FAQs.
What does it take to make a luminaire smart?
It’s all about two-way communications – the ability to send and receive data from luminaires and sensors. Lighting and IoT management software uses this data to monitor the status of lightpoints and interpret data from sensors, such as temperature, human movement, etc.
What technologies are needed?
Our integrated solution is ready for fixture- and group-level control the moment it’s installed. It comprises Xitanium SR LED drivers + Philips EasyAir luminaire-mount sensors + Philips smartphone apps for easy configuration and commissioning.
Peter Duine, Global Product Manager SMART & Connected, shares a top-line perspective on getting started, while Jan Fitters, Product Manager, introduces you to the essentials required for connectivity, and some things to watch out for.
If everybody’s future lighting connectivity requirements looked the same, there’d be one kind of light and one switch. Of course, in reality, consumer needs are limitless. That’s why Philips have developed such an extensive range of LED modules and components, for total flexibility and control, including over your energy usage.