CABA Information Series

(IS-2011-136) Review of Current Data Exchange Practices: Providing Descriptive Data to Assist with Building Operations Decisions

This report from the U.S. Department of Energy examines impediments to effective systems for managing energy consumption by buildings.  The focus is on metadata to name the energy-related data collected so these data can be organized and applied to algorithms without the need for customization to each building.  The naming system in BACnet and oBIX were examined and recommendation made for a standard naming point solution.

























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