Companies collaborate to integrate platform technologies to advance intelligent building integration
Long Beach, CA. and Richmond, VA – March 21, 2012---Mercury Security Corporation, a leader in open platforms for access control and Tridium, the leader in open platforms for device to enterprise integration and building automation today announced a technology partnership to integrate their respective platforms. The collaboration of the two companies enables device level integration between building automation and security functions based on an open architecture that allows for new levels of intelligent building solutions.
Applying Mercury’s technology with Tridium’s Niagara Framework, provides building owners and facility management solutions that integrates these once disparate systems and devices over an end-to-end IP-based infrastructure for any type of building.
The two companies will be demonstrating the technology at the ISC West conference in Las Vegas. The solution will be commercially available through Mercury and Tridium partners later this year.
“Our work to bridge the security side of a building with the operational systems is enhanced by the Niagara Framework and quickly enabled us to develop and deliver to our OEM partners a robust solution that further ties access control into all the environmental systems including HVAC, lighting and more”, said Frank Gasztonyi, Co-Founder and CTO of , Mercury Security.
Marc Petock, Tridium’s vice president global marketing and communications commented, “We are very excited about this partnership with Mercury because they are an ideal partner; on the technical side both companies are dedicated to open platforms and we embrace the support of integration and interoperability of disparate systems and devices. On the business side, our technologies help to deliver better buildings---ones that are smarter, use less energy, are more efficient, have lower operating costs, are safer and contribute to a sustainable environment”.
Tridium is the global leader in open platforms, application software frameworks, automation infrastructure technology, energy management and device-to-enterprise integration solutions. The company’s technology and applications have fundamentally changed the way devices and systems connect, integrate and interoperate with each other and the enterprise.
Tridium's configurable software frameworks 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. Our platforms allow for building and managing complex monitoring, control, and automation solutions, including applications for energy management, telecommunications, M2M and smart services building control, facility management, industrial automation, medical equipment, physical security,.
The company is an independent business entity of Honeywell International Inc.
Additional information about Tridium is available at www.tridium.com.
For further information contact:
Vice President, Global Marketing & Communications
Tel: +1 (804) 747-4771
Fax: + 1 (804) 747-5204
Mercury Security Corporation is the global leader in the supply of OEM access control hardware. Built on an open platform, with over 1.5 million panels sold, Mercury has the largest installed base and greatest accumulated run time of any access hardware provider in the world. Headquartered in Long Beach, California, Mercury has been providing enhanced access control technology since 1992.
More information is available at www.mercury-security.com.