Building management software 
for medium-sized and enterprise building automation projects
 Server

KNX OPC Server

Direct(KNX)

KNX OPC Server

UD

BMS Server

 

Product features

KNX support ok ok ok
Multiple field level interfaces
Modbus, BACnet, SNMP etc.
    ok
Multi-protocol gateway
connect different field level interfaces
    ok

Device configuration import
for KNX ETS projects, BACnet discovery, OPC/BMS explorer

only KNX ETS projects only KNX ETS projects ok
Trending
historical database
    ok
Monitoring
field and management level analysis
  ok ok
Scheduling
time based events
    ok
Logic programming
LUA Script, graphical programming
 limited limited ok
Smart metering
collect and store metering data
    ok
Main/backup solution
for high reliability
  ok ok
Clustering
exchange data between BMS Servers
    ok
Web based visualization
access from any device with a web browser
    ok

 

Management level interfaces

OPC DA
provide data to other OPC clients
ok ok ok
BACnet/IP
provide data as BACnet server
    ok
VNET
used by NETx applications
ok ok ok
SQL
MS SQL server
    ok
HTTP
BMS Clients
    ok

 

Field level interfaces

 

one interface

 

multiple interfaces

KNX      
KNXnet/IP tunnelling ok ok ok
KNXnet/IP routing ok    
USB ok    
RS-232 ok    
ABB IG/S 1.1   ok ok
eibNode   ok ok
BACnet     ok
Modbus   
Modbus/TCP     ok
Modbus RTU over IP     ok
SNMP
v1, v2, v3
    ok
DALI
Digital Addressable Lighting Interface
    with hardware gateway
DMX512
stage lighting and effects
    with hardware gateway
EnOcean
wireless building automation systems
    with hardware gateway
M-Bus
European standard for remote reading of smart meters
    with hardware gateway
OPC DA
integrate other OPC servers
    ok
Hotel management   
MICROS Fidelio/Opera     ok
Protel     ok
VingCard door lock system     ok
Kaba door lock system     ok
Salto door lock system     ok
Gira HomeServer/FacilityServer     ok
Your own interfaces
via LUA Script
UDP, TCP, RS-232 protocols
    ok
via C# .NET API     ok
Customized interface
on request
    ok

 

Project types

KNX ok ok ok
Multi-protocol     ok
Small projects ok ok ok
Medium projects
office building, etc.
  ok ok
Enterprise projects
airports, hospitals, hotels, etc.
    ok
Smart Metering with data acquisition     ok
Smart Metering with cost calculation     with MaRS Module
Interface with hotel management     with extension
Distributed solution     ok