Recent articles, industry news, events & opinion
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.
A Guide to Future Automation KNX Enclosures
Added: 15 Aug 2019
A guide to the Future Automation KNX DIN Rail enclosures and distribution panels for smart homes and intelligent buildings
*New* Theben High Current relays
Added: 01 Nov 2018
Theben have released 4 Channel and 8 Channel KNX relays that support loads up to 25A.
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.
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.
Detector Technologies Explained
Added: 22 Aug 2017
A wide range of KNX detectors are available with different technologies - PIR, High Frequency, Ultrasonic, Camera. This quick guide will give you an overview of each and the typical usages.
A guide to the Basalte Eve Plus iPad dock
Added: 15 Mar 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.
Using AC to help reduce the spread of COVID19
Added: 30 Jun 2020
HMS Intesis have created a white paper tips to using AC in a smart home or building to reduce the spread of COVID 19. Using Wifi or KNX gateways you can intelligently manage AC systems from Mitsubishi, Daiken, Samsung, Toshiba and more.
Basalte Auro Motion Detector - CresNET version now shipping
Added: 18 Apr 2018
New CresNET version of the hugely successful Basalte Auro now in stock.
Simon Sense for KNX, inviting and intelligent with real feedback
Added: 18 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.
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.
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.
Ivory Egg Technical Bulletins
Added: 20 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.