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Too Smart for Their Own Good

Why smart buildings sometimes don't perform to their potential

There’s no doubt in my mind that “smart building” work is on the rise across the country. I see this trend highlighted in industry research reports. I regularly review case studies written by manufacturers of various building management/automation, mechanical, and electrical products and systems. I hear the details of these types of projects being discussed at industry shows and events. I also see the demand for this type of work in our own research.

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