Public Research Library
The public library provides a sample of the research that the Continental Automated Buildings Association offers to its paid membership.
Older Reports Older information series reports are accessible by year:
CABA White Papers
The Impact of Cloud Computing on the Development of Intelligent Buildings
"The Impact of Cloud Computing on the Development of Intelligent Buildings" white paper is the result of the collaborative efforts of the IIBC White Papers Sub-Committee “Cloud Computing Working Group”. The working group was comprised of IIBC members and industry representatives from Verizon, Siemens Industry, Inc., Priva Building Intelligence North America, CABA and IDC Energy Insights. Casey Talon, Senior Analyst at IDC Energy Insights served as the research consultant, putting together needs assessments and industry information from working group partners. The white paper assesses and promotes the next generation of intelligent building technologies, plus a whole-building approach that optimizes building performance and savings through the integration of enterprise cloud technology. This white paper will give building management decision makers some perspective on the trend toward cloud delivery of smart building energy management solutions and key hurdles and opportunities around integrating these solutions.