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Controlli Libra PICV: a dynamic balancing act

Libra PICV

Controlli Libra PICV are ideal for use in heating/cooling variable flow systems and provide constant flow regulation within a given range of differential pressure drop. Dynamic balancing eliminates overflows regardless of fluctuating pressure conditions in the system. The main feature of LIBRA valves is that they are valves that can control the water flow independently […]

TOSIBOX VPN security for BMS

TOSIBOX VPN security for BMS

If you’ve heard of TOSIBOX® you may be aware that TOSIBOX VPN security for BMS brings security, savings and efficiency to building automation. You may still be wondering though; how much more security can TOSIBOX VPN security for BMS provide me with than other VPN? Simply put, TOSIBOX is the least complex and most cost […]

Niagara AX: Tridium withdrawing licence support

Further to Tridium’s market announcement withdrawing Niagara AX licences and support, we would like to inform you of how this impacts the Trend product range. As of 30th June 2021: The licence that enables TONN8 to run AX, the TONN-JACE-8000-AX, will be withdrawn from sale Upgrading from an existing TONN 2, 3, 6 or 6E […]

RC-Studio BACnet Advanced Workstation Software


Recognised as the ultimate all‑in‑one engineering tool, RC‑Studio® from Reliable Controls provides a multivendor, multiprotocol integration solution for database, alarming, scheduling, trending, and sequence of operation programming. This easy-to-use, easy-to-learn BACnet Advanced Workstation (B‑AWS) allows you to develop a complete and customised graphical user interface for monitoring and controlling any application at any scale. The […]

Line-base code – not so scary?

RC-Studio line base code

Why discuss line-base code? Right after I started my work at IBC I was assigned to the Dealer Certification Program at Reliable Controls Corporation. Before the course, I researched a little into what Reliable Controls (RC) had to offer and the solutions they used in their boxes. So, come with me to find out about […]

iSMA-B-ACC20 is now BTL Certified


iSMA-B-AAC20 is now BTL Certified! The iSMA-B-AAC20 series controller is evolving in some exciting ways with its biggest update so far! Global Control 5 (GC5) proudly announces completed BTL certification for iSMA-B-AAC20 Series under the BACnet International Advanced Application Controller (B-AAC) device profile. With this tested and approved certification from BACnet, the AAC20 Controller now […]

TOSIBOX®: VPN security for BMS

Lock 150 starter kit

TOSIBOX® now available from IBC IBC are pleased to announce its newest partner in the IoT; TOSIBOX® Providing you with secure remote access to your building automation system with secure operational networks. Think TOSIBOX®, think VPN security for your BMS! Contact IBC for a free TOSIBOX® demo! Email: Richard Costa [email protected]  Secure IoT connectivity Tosibox […]

iSMA Products Overview

controller features

Throughout this iSMA products overview we will explore what GC5 offers building automation products under the brand name iSMA (Intelligent Solution Managing Automation). In its portfolio you can find a wide range of products from peripherals to Supervisory Tool. As a partner of Tridium Inc, iSMA products are based on Niagara Framework and Sedona Framework. […]

The first Niagara 4.8 controller with built-in M-Bus interface

MBus Powered by Niagara Framework

Introducing iSMA-B-MAC36NL-M! Meet the little controller with big aspirations. This little guy has been making waves in the BMS industry; it took home the award for Hybrid IoT Controller of the Year at the 2019 Control Trends Awards, houses capabilities to bring big building technology to small sized buildings and now IBC’s new partner, iSMA […]