Product Manager Opportunity, Join Our Team!

We are looking for our first Product Manager to join the team based out of Rocklin/Roseville, CA. This role involves working in a highly collaborative ever-changing startup environment to help build unique clou...

Signify Partner Update

Taking some time this week to share a few partner updates from our IoT-Controls Ecosystem partner, Signify. Coming out of this year’s LIGHTFAIR® show Signify had a slew of product updates – from their full-fled...

Avi-On Labs Product Announcements

Hi all, Kevin here... In this week’s post, I wanted to take a bit of a deeper dive into some of the announcements that our IoT-Controls Ecosystem Partner Avi-On shared at this year’s show. Taking things one st...

SBT Alliance & Silvair Partner Update

Hi all. In this Post-LFI update, I wanted to take a deeper look at the announcements that our IoT-Controls Ecosystem partner, Silvair, made at this year’s LIGHTFAIR® conference. In case you aren’t aware of w...

McWong & SBT Alliance Partner Update

For the past thirty-plus years, McWong International has produced superior lighting controls and related electrical power and protection components. Today, the company has drastically changed focus to make big ...

Lightfair 2019 - Recap

First off, for those that aren't aware of what Lightfair is... Lightfair is the lighting and design industry’s source for all that is new and next. Where brilliant solutions in lighting, connectivity, design an...

When Buildings Get Smart

When someone says Amsterdam, what do you think? Many things, I’m sure. A lot of which we can’t discuss right now, but I would bet my bottom dollar that you don’t think energy efficiency as your first thought. T...

Work Smarter, Not Harder

Who knew your lighting system would be able to collect information on occupancy patterns and provide interactive real-time heat mapping? Sounds a little ‘big brother is watching’ right? Hear me out. Less than 5...

From Edison to Commercial LEDs

Simply put, the advent of the incandescent bulb in the late eighteen-hundreds revolutionized the way we go about our daily lives. From home illumination to laying the foundation for a manufacturing revolution e...

Digging Deep: Integrated Advanced Controls

In the last post of our series, Digging Deep, we reviewed the Smarter Building Technologies Alliance factory, Direct Discount Lighting, reviewing the who, what, and how of DDL. It’s now time to shift focus and ...

Digging Deep: Direct Discount Lighting

Welcome back. In our first set of posts in this background series, Digging Deep, we took an in-depth look at who Smarter Building Technologies Alliance is, what we do, and who we serve. In this next set of pos...