Johnson Controls International: OpenBlue accredited by the Global Smart Building Standards Organization

  • WiredScore Accredited Solutions Identify Best-in-Class Smart Building Products

  • Accreditation recognizes the innovation and expertise Johnson Controls brings to the built environment as well as the company’s leadership in connected technology

  • The program certifies that smart, connected building products perform to the latest industry standards and deliver value to building owners and operators worldwide

  • OpenBlue helps building owners implement future-ready smart buildings and achieve their facilities and business goals

MILWAUKEE – (November 9, 2022) – Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI), a global leader in smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, today announced that it has earned accreditation for its OpenBlue suite of connected solutions through WiredScore, a global leader in building assessment and certification of digital connectivity and smart technology in homes and offices around the world.

Recently launched by WiredScore, the Accredited Solutions program certifies that smart, connected building products perform to the latest industry standards and deliver value to building owners and operators worldwide.

WiredScore selected OpenBlue as an accredited solution because of its ability to help building owners and operators turn buildings into smart business partners to reduce energy costs, improve occupant experience, and advance net zero goals.

“Johnson Controls is honored that OpenBlue has been recognized as one of WiredScore’s first accredited solutions.” – Vineet Sinha, Vice President of OpenBlue Enterprise Solutions at Johnson Controls

Building owners and operators looking for an edge to attract and retain tenants and staff often juggle three factors: health, comfort and sustainability. OpenBlue empowers facility teams to make data-driven operating choices, backed by Johnson Controls’ comprehensive portfolio and our extensive building expertise.

In particular, OpenBlue Enterprise Manager serves as a unified interface for building systems, even those that are aging and outdated. The comprehensive suite of cloud-based applications available through OBEM pulls data from your OT and IT systems and from external sources such as weather forecasts and utilities to help building owners and operators reduce energy consumption. energy and carbon footprint; optimize asset performance and operational efficiency; and improve occupant health and experience. OBEM has been successfully deployed in over 4,000 buildings, empowering facilities teams to make data-driven operational choices – whether they operate healthcare, education, commercial or industrial real estate facilities.

“Johnson Controls is honored that OpenBlue has been recognized as one of WiredScore’s first accredited solutions,” said Vineet Sinha, vice president of OpenBlue Enterprise Solutions at Johnson Controls. “Being among the first in the industry to earn this distinction underscores our commitment to providing the cutting-edge smart building technology that building owners need to achieve the results that matter most to them. »

Featuring a suite of custom, AI-powered enterprise solutions, OpenBlue helps building owners achieve critical outcomes, including:

  • Sustainability: Provides a unified interface for all of a company’s energy and carbon data to help customers meet their net zero emissions and energy optimization goals, while meeting their certification goals
  • Asset health: Provides patented fault detection and diagnostic capabilities that use an in-depth, data-driven approach for proactive and predictive maintenance
  • Spatial performance and occupant health: Enables data aggregation from a wide variety of sensors to improve air quality, space performance and occupant experience, delivering a healthy, flexible and hybrid workplace
  • Integrated work experience: Leverages advanced Smart Edge, Digital Twin and Mobile to enable a productive, secure and engaged customer experience and workforce.

“OpenBlue creates real value for building owners around the world, helping them transform their properties into truly smart buildings through intelligence and data-driven experiences,” said Sinha. “As an accredited solution, building owners can be confident that OpenBlue will help them achieve new levels of connectivity, cybersecurity, productivity, sustainability and efficiency while providing comfort and peace of mind to occupants.”

Accredited Solutions are technology providers whose systems and solutions have been benchmarked against WiredScore’s certification standards, enabling them to work with property owners worldwide.

“We are truly excited to bring our Accredited Solutions offering to market, bridging real estate and technology, enabling building owners and the technology solutions that serve them to connect seamlessly,” said Arie Barendrecht, founder and CEO of WiredScore. . “Accredited Solutions is a powerful indicator of a solutions provider’s expertise and innovation. WiredScore’s stamp of approval demonstrates how accredited products can help building owners implement smart buildings ready for the future.”

Digital connectivity is essential to the way we live and work, which is why WiredScore’s mission is to make the world’s buildings smarter and better connected, to enable a more collaborative, innovative and dynamic future.

To learn more about Johnson Controls OpenBlue, visit: https://www.johnsoncontrols.com/openblue.

To learn more about Accredited Solutions and WiredScore, visit: https://wiredscore.com/.

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About Johnson Controls
At Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI), we transform the environments in which people live, work, learn and play. As the global leader in smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, our mission is to reinvent building performance to serve people, places and the planet.

With a proud history of nearly 140 years of innovation, we provide the model of the future for industries such as healthcare, schools, data centers, airports, stadiums, manufacturing and more. beyond thanks to OpenBlue, our complete digital offer.

Today, with a global team of 100,000 experts in more than 150 countries, Johnson Controls offers the world’s largest portfolio of construction technology and software plus service solutions from some of the most trusted names in the industry. industry.

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Aubrey L. Morgan