IBM and Johnson Controls Join Forces for Smart Buildings

25 February 2010 (Last Updated February 25th, 2010 18:30)

IBM and Johnson Controls have teamed up to use technology to create greener, smarter buildings to consume less energy and water. IBM's Tivoli software and Johnson's energy-efficient technologies aim to monitor and manage power usage, and optimise environmental performance and operati

IBM and Johnson Controls have teamed up to use technology to create greener, smarter buildings to consume less energy and water.

IBM's Tivoli software and Johnson's energy-efficient technologies aim to monitor and manage power usage, and optimise environmental performance and operational efficiencies across a single building or an entire portfolio of buildings.

IBM is a technology and IT consulting corporation, while Johnson Controls is a manufacturer of products that optimise energy use in buildings.