Briefly …

By Staff February 1, 2005
  • The OASIS Open Building Information Exchange (oBIX) Technical Committee will host a one-day educational track on the standardized use of XML and web services in buildings at BuilConn 2005, which takes place in Dallas, March 21%%MDASSML%%24.

  • A new book, Smart Sensors and MEMS (micro-electro-mechanical systems), covers the latest achievements in sensor technologies made by 11 experts from the United States and Europe during the NATO Advanced Study Institute in Povoa de Varzim, Portugal in 2003.

  • The GREENGUARD Environmental Institute has released guidelines for third-party product emissions laboratories interested in becoming qualified to test products for its indoor air quality certification program. See www.greenguard.org for more.

  • Structured connectivity provider SYSTIMAX Solutions last month opened its new Executive Briefing Center at its headquarters in Richardson, Texas. The center includes a theater room, hot desk interactive area and displays and demos of the company’s product offerings.