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Building a BAS Lab

Building a BAS Lab

Let's Build a Lab One of the questions we receive from our students is how to build a practice lab for building automation. In this quick guide, we will discuss exactly what you need for your own lab. A couple of quick points, we will do our best to keep part numbers...

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IT vs OT… What does it mean?

IT vs OT… What does it mean?

There's been a phrase floating around lately, and if I'm honest, it's driving me nuts. I'm not quite sure why but it just feels irritating. And that phrase is IT vs OT. For those of you who haven't had this phraseology come to a neighborhood by you yet, just wait it...

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My most common IT questions

My most common IT questions

In this article I am going to explore a lot of the different IT questions I've been asked by my IT for BAS Students. As you may or may not know, I run an online training program called Information Technology for Building Automation System Professionals. I've had a lot...

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What is Tridium Part 1

What is Tridium Part 1

Overview I'm proud to say that for several months now this post is the number 2 result on Google Search for "What is Tridium". So if you are landing here for the first time, first off welcome! The post below is part of a 2 part series that seeks to provide an overview...

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