"OpenBlue delivers measurable improvements no matter where customers stand on their sustainability journey. Building owners need our digital platform to cut energy use, optimize asset performance, and enhance occupant wellbeing” - Vijay Sankaran, chief technology officer, Johnson Controls
LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) January 12, 2023
IoT Breakthrough, a leading market intelligence organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global Internet-of-Things (IoT) market, today announced that it has selected Johnson Controls, a global leader for smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, as winner of the “IoT Enterprise Software Company of the Year” award in the 7th annual IoT Breakthrough Awards program.
Johnson Controls OpenBlue suite of solutions adds state-of-the-art IoT capabilities to existing building systems using AI-powered remote diagnostics and predictive maintenance to manage changing conditions like occupancy levels, indoor air quality and weather and provide advanced risk assessments. OpenBlue leverages secure-edge gateways to efficiently gather data across building systems and assets and securely move that data to the cloud. Building managers get actionable insights on saving energy costs, reducing carbon emissions and increasing occupancy wellbeing so they can manage operations holistically. Johnson Controls’ proven solutions are helping customers create world-class buildings that serve people and the planet.
“Everybody's talking about the role buildings play in climate change. By most estimates, they're responsible for 40% of all greenhouse gas emissions,“ said James Johnson, managing director at IoT Breakthrough. “Smart buildings are a hallmark for reduced energy consumption. Additionally, by using cutting-edge technology, workplaces, hospitals, schools, campuses, stadiums, enterprises and more can benefit from automation opportunities, building insights, predictive maintenance and better resource utilization.
“Johnson Controls OpenBlue transforms buildings into intelligent business partners to reduce energy costs, improve the occupant experience, and advance net zero goals. OpenBlue gathers enormous amounts of data and applies artificial intelligence to address the challenges of energy efficiency and optimization. It’s a true IoT ‘breakthrough’ that we are thrilled to recognize in our 2023 IoT Breakthrough Awards program.”
“We are thrilled to receive this recognition from IoT Breakthrough. OpenBlue delivers measurable improvements no matter where customers stand on their sustainability journey. Building owners need our digital platform to cut energy use, optimize asset performance, and enhance occupant wellbeing,” said Vijay Sankaran, chief technology officer, Johnson Controls. “Above all, customers need the insights our solutions generate to achieve decarbonization goals and protect our planet. Our mission is to offer the most comprehensive suite of connected solutions, backed by the complete Johnson Controls portfolio and our extensive buildings expertise.”
The mission of the IoT Breakthrough Awards program is to recognize innovators, leaders and visionaries from around the globe in a range of IoT categories, including Industrial and Enterprise IoT, Smart City technology, Connected Home and Home Automation, Connected Car, and many more. This year’s program attracted more than 4,000 nominations from companies all over the world.
About IoT Breakthrough
Part of the Tech Breakthrough, a leading market intelligence and recognition platform for global technology innovation and leadership, the IoT Breakthrough Awards program is devoted to honoring excellence in Internet-of-Things technologies, services, companies and products. The IoT Breakthrough Awards program provides a forum for public recognition around the achievements of IoT companies and products in categories including Connected Home and Home Automation, Connected Car, Industrial IoT (IIoT) and Smart City, Consumer IoT and more. For more information visit IoTBreakthrough.com.
About Johnson Controls
At Johnson Controls (NYSE:JCI), we transform the environments where people live, work, learn and play. As the global leader in smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, our mission is to reimagine the performance of buildings to serve people, places and the planet.
Building on a proud history of nearly 140 years of innovation, we deliver the blueprint of the future for industries such as healthcare, schools, data centers, airports, stadiums, manufacturing and beyond through OpenBlue, our comprehensive digital offering.
Today, with a global team of 100,000 experts in more than 150 countries, Johnson Controls offers the world's largest portfolio of building technology and software as well as service solutions from some of the most trusted names in the industry.
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