Planning your wireless smart-sensor system
How to work out the optimum locations for wireless sensors and receivers that use the EnOcean wireless standard
Smart-sensor systems are the future of building management. They allow you to know exactly what’s going on inside your building – from how rooms and resources are being used, to how equipment is functioning, or what the conditions are – and automate controls based on real-time conditions.
Before you can install your system, however, you’ll need to spend a little time working out the optimum locations for your sensors and receivers. And that means understanding a few basics about how wireless signals work. We’ll take you through the process step by step.