• BACnet Architecture

    BACnet has an interesting architecture that all developers should know about for the effective operation of such building automation devices. The BACnet architecture is predominately limited to HVAC, lighting controls, and gateways. BACnet emphasizes efficient, lightweight communication and optimized for … Continue reading

  • BACnet: The Group Object

    The Group object is described by the BACnet standard as a collection of other objects, and one or more of their properties. The Group object is essentially used to simplify the information exchange between BACnet devices through a shorthand method … Continue reading

  • BACnet: The File Object

    The File object is defined by the BACnet standard as data files that are described by the object’s properties, and accessed through File Services. File Services is listed in the standard as Clause 14. The clause describes the access and … Continue reading

  • BACnet: Event Enrollment Object

    The Event Enrollment object is defined by the standard as information related to the management of events for BACnet systems. Events are essentially changes in the value of any property concerning any object that meets specific criteria. The central purpose … Continue reading