Recent articles, industry news, events & opinion
Basalte presents new products at ISE 2018
Added: 09 Feb 2018
Basalte, the Belgian manufacturer of exclusive design solutions for high-end residential projects presented exciting new products at ISE 2018. Check out now.
Ivory Egg Tech Bulletins
Added: 23 Apr 2018
Ivory Egg supports its partners with regular Tech Bulletins with information about KNX products, improvements and developments in the KNX market. Watch the latest short videos, this month with Light+Building 2018 specials.
KNX Topology - TP1 256 - What is it?
Added: 08 Jul 2019
The KNX association have update the specification to allow 256 devices per line. This makes KNX even simpler to be used in a smart home.
A guide to the Gira E3 design line
Added: 16 Aug 2019
A guide to the Gira E3 Design Line of KNX control switches and frames for Smart Homes looking for a more modern interior design.
Theben Valve Adaptors for KNX Radiator and Manifold Valves
Added: 03 May 2019
Some radiator and manifolds valves require an adaptor to fit with Theben KNX actuators. Find out which products have valve adaptors included and view a chart with the full range of adaptors to ensure compatibility.
The pros and cons of DALI for homes
Added: 30 May 2019
help to decide whether a DALI solution is right for a home
Simon Sense for KNX, inviting and intelligent with real feedback
Added: 21 Jan 2019
The Simon Sense KNX keypad ranges has light, sound and vibration feedback when a button is pressed making your smart home easy to control.
A guide to the different KNX cables
Added: 15 Dec 2017
There is a KNX cable for every application, find out which one you need in this overview.
G1 upgraded with new and improved features
Added: 08 Nov 2017
Find out about the new functions and features of the Gira G1 KNX room controller. The new version is 2.0.442.
Temperature Sensing using the Gira Touch Sensor 3 Comfort KNX Keypads
Added: 07 Apr 2019
Gira Touch Sensor 3 Comfort KNX keypads can be used to read the room temperature.
Basalte Home - a new way to control a KNX building
Added: 20 Mar 2019
Showcased at Light + Building 2018 the Basalte Home solutions allows app based control of a KNX installation along with seamless integration with the Asano music solution.
A guide to the Basalte Eve Plus iPad dock
Added: 07 Apr 2019
Eve Plus can be used for a variety of applications with iPads in smart homes, hotels and offices worldwide. Perfect for displaying a KNX, Crestron, Control4, RTI or Savant app.
A guide to using KNX over IP
Added: 12 Mar 2018
The KNX standard allows for multiple communication methods including IP which offers some major benefits when scaling ip the system for large projects. This guide explains the different type of KNXnet/IP and how to use it in practice.