Samsung announces partnership with ABB, expanding SmartThings support for residential and commercial buildings – Samsung Global Newsroom
Through a collaboration with ABB, Samsung is strengthening its Home IoT solution in the residential and commercial construction market, combining smart home solutions with SmartThings for a more advanced, cost-effective and energy-efficient solution for monitoring and controlling homes and the buildings
Samsung Electronics today announced a partnership with global technology company ABB to extend Samsung SmartThings integration to more homes and buildings.
“With SmartThings, Samsung has been able to create an ecosystem of smart devices that make homes smarter and more efficient,” said Chanwoo Park, IoT business manager at Samsung Electronics. “We are excited to build on this by partnering with ABB to extend the SmartThings experience to new customers, making it easier for consumers to reduce costs and create positive environmental impact.”
A smart partnership
With 130 years of expertise and more than 550,000 products manufactured and sold, ABB is one of the world’s leading technology companies. This is [email protected]® The automation solution controls a multitude of building equipment, including access, sensing, communication and air conditioning systems for residential and commercial buildings.
Integration of [email protected]® with Samsung SmartThings creates a one-stop-shop for IoT solutions providing easy access to building monitoring and control technologies, further solidifying Samsung as a key smart home solution provider for property developers, builders and management groups .
Samsung and ABB will develop cloud-to-cloud integration allowing consumers to [email protected]® and broader access and control of SmartThings.
Convenience and energy efficiency
With Samsung’s SmartThings platform, users can monitor and control ABB’s portfolio of devices, such as cameras, sensors and convenience systems integrated with SmartThings, allowing users to access their smart home from anywhere in the world with just one app.
Energy efficient buildings reduce unnecessary energy consumption, greenhouse gas emissions and costs. Integrated energy management systems from Samsung and ABB run high-impact energy applications like refrigerators, washers, dryers, HVAC, and more. with more efficient usage patterns. Energy and power meters provide users with up-to-date energy cost data, allowing them to strategize device usage to reduce overall costs.
And, as buildings are estimated to generate nearly 40% of the world’s annual CO2 emissions,1 a smart home integrated with renewable energy equipment, such as photovoltaic inverters and chargers from the ABB range, can meet energy consumption needs while reducing CO emissions2 emissions created by other energy sources.
From the developers’ perspective, the partnership between Samsung and ABB offers a scalable, turnkey smart home solution with high-end Samsung devices and ABB devices, which can significantly reduce operating costs through efficient created and predictive maintenance services.
ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a leading global technology company driving the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive and sustainable future. By connecting software to its electrification, robotics, automation and motion portfolio, ABB is pushing the boundaries of technology to take performance to new levels. With a history of excellence dating back more than 130 years, ABB’s success is driven by approximately 105,000 talented employees in more than 100 countries. www.abb.com.