LonMark News

Liasion News: CABA publishes education and training white paper

The Continental Automated Building Association is pleased to announce the publication of a white paper focused on education and training in the home systems and intelligent building sector. CABA is a nonprofit industry association that provides information, education, and networking to help promote advanced technologies for the automation of homes and buildings.

MEMBER NEWS: Open Standard LON® Communications Protocol To Run Over Wireless Mesh For The First Time

Internet of Things pioneer Echelon Corporation (NASDAQ: ELON) today announced that the company's new Neuron 6050 multi-protocol system on a chip is being used by who Ingenieurgesellschaft mbH to create a new transceiver that leverages Wirepas Connectivity RF-mesh wireless technology for the first time. The Neuron 6050 IP Processor incorporates communication and control functions on a single chip, in both hardware and firmware, to facilitate the design of LonTalk®, LonTalk/IP or BACnet/IP devices.


LONMARK® International, a non-profit international association recognized for the certification, education and promotion of interoperability standards for control networking, today announced the winners of its “Best of the Year” awards for 2016. LONMARK certified products, people and companies have been the basis for thousands of open, interoperable systems across the globe. These annual awards reflect the vision and innovation shared among the members of the LONMARK community.

Member News: MegaChip Joins LonMark International

Today at the AHR Expo, MegaChips introduced the MLKHN1501, a single-chip, fully-compliant IEEE 1901 HD-PLC (Power Line Communications) product that supports multi-hopping, enabling communication over the long distances required for many industrial and commercial applications. MLKHN1501 delivers bi-directional, IP-based, high-speed communication over AC/DC power lines, COAX and twisted pair wiring for Internet-of-Things (IoT) communication.

LonMark International and LonMark Deutschland Advance Open Building and Control Systems with New Profiles

LonMark, a non-profit association for the certification, education and promotion of interoperable control systems for the benefit of manufacturers, integrators and end users, today announced a set of new profiles for open building and control systems designed in collaboration with LonMark Deutschland. The profiles are based on the technical specification VDI 3813 from the Association of German Engineers (VDI - Verein Deutsche Ingenieure).