Recent articles, industry news, events & opinion
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.
Ivory Egg Tech 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.
The new Kaiser O-range. What's the difference?
Added: 27 Sep 2018
Do you know the difference between the older KNX backboxes and the new O-range from Kaiser?
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.
Temperature Sensing using the Gira Touch Sensor 3 Comfort KNX Keypads
Added: 22 Oct 2018
Gira Touch Sensor 3 Comfort KNX keypads can be used to read the room temperature.
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.
*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.
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.
Basalte Auro Motion Detector - CresNET version now shipping
Added: 18 Apr 2018
New CresNET version of the hugely successful Basalte Auro now in stock.
Exchange your old HomeServer 3 for a brand new one at a great price
Added: 26 Sep 2018
Take advantage of this great offer to upgrade your Gira HomeServer 3
Basalte presents new products at ISE 2018
Added: 08 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.
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.