A Cloud-Based Software Service Enhancing Location-Based Solutions in Building Spaces
Atlanta, Nov. 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
ATLANTA – November 29, 2018 –Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) today announced the launch of Atrius™ Assets, a software solution for delivering real-time, indoor asset tracking, asset management and analysis. The cloud-based software service includes web-based interfaces for administration (Atrius Admin) and real-time visualization (Atrius LiveView) as well as RESTful Application Programming Interfaces (APIs). The real-time location of assets is enabled by the AtriusTM-Ready Sensory Network and asset tags that use Bluetooth® Low Energy technology.
“The Atrius Assets solution provides application developers with the tools to meet the needs of end users,” said Curren Shorte, Senior Product Manager for Atrius Assets. “Developers can integrate asset location, movement and telemetry data within new or existing enterprise software applications.”
The Atrius Admin program supports configuring asset tag or beacon attribute settings, categorizing and grouping assets, defining zones, managing multi-site and user roles. Atrius LiveView functionality overlays the last 60-minutes of live data onto a venue’s layout to locate assets, analyze movement and monitor asset telemetry information.
By leveraging Atrius Assets, developers can:
- Provide accurate asset location and pathing
- Create real-time alerts based on dwell time, count, health metrics and more
- Deliver trending data and analysis of asset movement
- Integrate asset information with other data sources
- Take advantage of other opportunities
“Additionally, all Atrius location-based services can be combined in a single web-based analytics dashboard, providing a holistic view for connected buildings,” said Greg Carter, Senior Vice President, Connected Building Technologies at Acuity Brands Lighting. “Atrius IoT Partners can utilize the software services to provide a complete solution to their end users.”
A portal is available with APIs and SDKs, knowledge-based end documentation and a developer sandbox. For more information, please visit Atrius Assets from Acuity Brands.
About Acuity Brands
Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) is the North American market leader and one of the world’s leading providers of lighting and building management solutions. With fiscal year 2018 net sales of $3.7 billion, Acuity Brands currently employs approximately 13,000 associates and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with operations throughout North America, and in Europe and Asia. The Company’s products and solutions are sold under various brands, including Lithonia Lighting®, Holophane®, Aculux®, American Electric Lighting®, Antique Street Lamps™, Atrius™, DGLogik™, Distech Controls®, DTL®, eldoLED®, Gotham®, Healthcare Lighting®, Hydrel®, Indy™, IOTA®, Juno®, Lucid®, Mark Architectural Lighting™, nLight®, Peerless®, RELOC® Wiring, ROAM®, Sensor Switch®, Sunoptics® and Winona® Lighting. Visit us at www.acuitybrands.com.
Source: Acuity Brands, Inc.