Schneider Electric EcoXpert articles and interview

Retail solutions for (post-)COVID retail use cases – interview

George Das, Global Solutions Architect at Schneider Electric, takes us through the needs and pain points of retailers as they reopen their stores and the retail solutions, enabling them to tackle the challenges of...

Digital transformation to respond, recover and thrive in the ‘new’ normal

Nicolas Windpassinger, Global Channel Program & Digital Platforms VP at Schneider Electric, on COVID-19 and the acceleration of digital transformation in the new normal. In an interview last year, I mentioned how digital transformation...

Bringing KNX to the next level – the integrated approach of SpaceLogic KNX (interview)

KNX, the open standard for building and home automation, is entering its fourth decade. In 2020 it's exactly thirty years ago since the EIB (Association), from where the standard originates, was founded. The KNX Association,...

Building a thriving global healthcare facility expert community: interview

With a community of over 100 trained and certified healthcare facility experts Schneider Electric's EcoXpert healthcare specialization program helps system integrators serve hospitals better. Yves Renaud and Chris Roberts on the program and global...

The role of EcoXperts in smart buildings for Real Estate – an expert interview

The real estate industry thus far has been relatively slower than others to adopt emerging technologies and digitally transform. Yet, things are changing fast as evolving priorities make the benefits of smart building technologies...

Building System Integration at an inflection point: interview with Martin Feder and Jeff Groat

Two years ago, we interviewed Martin Feder on the evolution of building management during the time of IP, the Internet of Things (IoT), and the shift of intelligence to the edge. Technologies are evolving...

The ecosystem and integration approach to help hotels realize their critical goals

Ensuring the best possible guest experience is the priority of hotels across the globe. With customer expectations on the rise and travelers being more connected than ever, technologies are instrumental in enabling the superior...

Substation automation: meeting the growing need for energy control and monitoring systems

Substation automation systems are used by companies where power availability is critical, and energy control and monitoring is a necessity. The demand for substation automation solutions has evolved. Aimen Abd-El-Azim, Global Partner Program Leader,...

Retail facilities: an integrated retail facility management approach

Retail is one of the fastest changing industries and often at the forefront of technological innovation and digital transformation. A growing pressure for profitability, low margins and the need to meet the evolving cross-channel...

The future of healthcare facilities: collaboration and facility intelligence

Healthcare facilities are complex ecosystems with multiple challenges and stakeholders. A look at how healthcare facilities evolve and depend on collaboration and a mix of emerging tech with a key role for the Internet...