Expanding the KNX Ecosystem: The Role of KNX IoT Devices

The world of home and building automation is always changing, and KNX is at the forefront of this evolution with the launch of its first Internet of Things (IoT) devices. This big step reflects the increasing interest from manufacturers and developers across the globe, all drawn to the benefits of better connectivity, security, and creative solutions.

A Big Leap in Innovation

Introducing the first KNX IoT devices is more than just bringing new products to market. It’s about the shared vision and teamwork within the KNX community. These first devices are the heart of what KNX IoT technology is all about: top-level connectivity that supports IPv6, the latest in physical and network technology, and built-in top-notch security. KNX is a major player in the tech space, offering wide-ranging solutions for smarter homes and buildings.

Strong Partnerships Open New Paths

The partnership between KNX and THREAD is creating exciting new opportunities. This team-up boosts the KNX IoT system, making it easy to bring in new and widely-used IPv6 communication tech. It shows KNX’s dedication to developing secure, efficient, and comprehensive solutions for today’s smart spaces.

Success Through Working Together

With HPE Aruba Instant On and Nordic Semiconductor ASA joining as KNX members, the variety and strength of the KNX IoT lineup grow even more. Esteemed KNX members, including Siemens with their room sensors, Passiv Energie with heating recovery ventilation systems, and Cascoda with the Chili2 SMARTRange, are just a few examples of those leading the way with KNX IoT devices, demonstrating the real-world benefits of this technology. An overview of all available currently KNX IoT products can be found in our new KNX IoT Devices flyer.

Looking to the Future

The release and acceptance of KNX IoT devices are major milestones towards creating smarter, more connected living and working places. This not only highlights the growth of the KNX ecosystem but also shows the broadening appeal of KNX technology as a key player in changing how we interact with our surroundings.

As we mark this achievement, we’re excited about the future innovations and partnerships that will keep driving forward the smart home and building automation field. With a growing range of products and solutions, KNX is ready to tackle the new challenges and possibilities that come with technological progress.

Article by: KNX Association. 

Pedro Mier

Pedro Mier holds a degree in Telecommunications Engineer ing from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, MBA from ESADE and PADE from IESE. He is currently President of AMETIC (Association of Electronics, Information Technology and Telecommunications Companies of Spain), Shareholder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of TRYO Aerospace & Electronics, Board Member of the Premo Group and Committee of CTTC. member of Space Angels Network and Member of the Sc ientific Advisory