Echelon to Host ‘IzoT in a Box,’ ‘Internet of Lights’ and ‘Follow-Me Lighting’ Demos at Light + Building 2014 Show

  Echelon to Host ‘IzoT in a Box,’ ‘Internet of Lights’ and ‘Follow-Me
  Lighting’ Demos at Light + Building 2014 Show in Germany

 Demos in Echelon partner booth will highlight Industrial Internet of Things
                   (IIoT) and lighting control advancements

Light+Building 2014

Business Wire

-- March 30, 2014

Echelon Corporation (NASDAQ: ELON):

What: Echelon Corporation (NASDAQ: ELON), the world’s leading control
networking platform provider, will host demos of its IzoT™ platform for the
Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and of advanced lighting control
technologies at Light + Building, the world’s biggest trade fair for lighting
and building-services technology.

Echelon demos will take place at three of its partners’ booths:

  *Demo of Echelon’s ‘IzoT in a Box’ for the IIoT: In the LonMark Germany
    booth, Echelon will showcase and take orders for its recently introduced
    ‘IzoT in a Box’ FT 6000 Evaluation and Development Kit (EVK), based on its
    IzoT platform for the IIoT. The EVK speeds development of building
    automation devices using Echelon’s multiprotocol FT 6050 system on chip
    (SoC), which supports both LonWorks® and BACnet® protocols over IP. The
    EVK contains all the essential elements for creating, testing and
    deploying devices and control applications for the IIoT.

    Also in the LonMark Germany booth, Echelon OEM customer Distech Controls
    ( will demonstrate its RCL Light/Blind Series
    lighting and sunblind controllers—previously LonTalk-only products—using
    the IzoT-enabled FT 6050 SoC to support both native IP-addressed LonTalk
    over FT and BACnet/IP over FT at the same time.
  *Demo of Lighting 2.0: Located in The Future Room in Xicato’s
    ( massive booth, Echelon will showcase its proof of concept
    (PoC) for Lighting 2.0—the convergence of networking, building automation
    and lighting technologies—based on Xicato’s new XIM intelligent Internet
    of Lights platform. Powered by upcoming Echelon DC voltage control
    systems, the new platform demonstrates how the Industrial Internet of
    Things can become a reality in professionally lit spaces. Echelon will
    also demonstrate existing control products for low-voltage indoor
  *Demo of ‘follow-me’ lighting control solution for outdoor lighting: In the
    LonMark International ( booth, Echelon will demonstrate
    its outdoor lighting ‘follow-me’ lighting control solution. The demos will
    show luminaires and sensors from multiple suppliers connected and
    interoperating in a mixed wired and wireless network. They will also
    highlight streetlight-specific features available from LonMark members,
    such as real-time control, command and monitoring, historical datalog,
    advanced scheduling and alarming, astronomical clock, and dynamic lighting
    based on weather and traffic sensors.

When: The Light + Building booths will be open March 30 – April 4, 2014

Where: Frankfurt Fair and Exhibition Centre, Frankfurt, Germany.

  *Xicato is in the Agora Hall, AG.0 Booth A10.
  *LonMark Germany is in Hall 9.0, Booth E10.
  *LonMark International is in Hall 5.0, Booth C12.

More information: Echelon’s IzoT platform for the IIoT is the next generation
of the world’s most successful industrial control platform. IzoT software,
chips and modules are designed to provide an effective, safe and simple
migration path to the IIoT for the billion devices currently connected to
control networks in industrial settings, as well as a platform for developing
new IIoT devices and applications. The IzoT platform enables the creation of
IIoT solutions that interoperate with existing devices while also supporting
new IP-enabled devices, which can be part of the consumer or human IoT.

For more information about Echelon, visit; for more
information about the FT 6050 SoC, visit

For more information about Light + Building, visit

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