Systems for Intelligent Buildings and Homes
European Virtual Learning Platform for Electrical and Information Engineering
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Jaroslav Šípal


This module provides introduction to building automation. It describes integrated technologies as building security systems, transportation systems, energy management systems and optimization of working conditions. Description of building sensors, actuators used, control systems, buses and protocols is also provided.


Access control and security control systems (securing of the doors, semi-intelligent readers, closed-circuit television, fire alarm system, …)

Transportation systems (possibility of people and goods movement in the building)

Facility management based on the control system

Building technologies managed by control system

Possibilities of the sensors and actuators in building technologies

Building management control systems by using buses and standard protocols


control systems, building automation