CABA Information Series

IS-2004-15: CABA Intelligent & Integrated Buildings Council Task Force 2 Middleware White Paper

The Middleware white paper was developed by a task force of CABA's Intelligent and Integrated Buildings Council (IIBC) to promote and orchestrate awareness of the capabilities and benefits of middleware to the commercial building industry; To enhance the relationship between key commercial building stakeholders (ie: architects, contractors, systems integrators and owners/operators) and the community of CABA members that produce building automation middleware; and to improve the business environment for middleware solutions in the commercial building market. The paper defines middleware and describes a number of case studies where middleware has provided a solution to integrate new intelligent building technology implementations with legacy systems.


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