LIGHTFAIR International 2019 made it clear that the connected future is here. What is new, what is next and what are the trends within wireless lighting controls? Take part of Niclas thoughts after coming home from the world’s largest annual architectural and commercial lighting event in Philadelphia, USA. Lighting and lighting manufacturing is not about […]
About Niclas Norlén
Niclas Norlén is the founder and CTO of LumenRadio. He has more than 20 years of experience of business-critical wireless connectivity, ranging from wireless light controls in major Hollywood productions to short range wireless connectivity for large IoT systems.
IoT is finally happening on a massive scale and Niclas is today focused on creating the most reliable and Future-Proof connectivity solution for Industrial IoT, Smart buildings and Connected lighting. Choosing the right connectivity solution is of essence for a successful IoT deployment.
Entries by Niclas Norlén
Bluetooth is today the number one technology to connect your peripherals. It can be found in any smart device out there, but when it comes to smart buildings… the Bluetooth point-to-point technology is not suitable for creating a reliable building-wide network. But what if you could use Bluetooth together with your reliable building automation technology? […]
EU’s goal of making all buildings so called nearly Zero Energy Buildings (nZEB) by 2020 to reduce our carbon footprint creates a demand for low energy mesh technology in battery powered devices. According to EU, buildings are responsible for approximately 40% of energy consumption and 36% of CO2 emissions. Currently, about 35% of the […]
– A trend report from IoT Solution World Congress (IoT SWC) Barcelona. What are the tech giants discussing, what is the IoT technology of tomorrow and what are the main takeaways from one of the leading IoT industry events? Our CTO Niclas Norlén gives you his thoughts and reflections of IoTSWC 2018. At this year’s […]
Reduced energy consumption in wireless connectivity is a strong demand in many industries. LumenRadio’s focus in perfecting wireless has led to unique results within low energy mesh. Having wireless products running on the same battery through the whole lifecycle is a demand which could, by some, be considered a dream – we just made it […]
What was the main topics at Light + Building 2018 and what can we learn from historic trends within the lighting industry? Don´t miss our CTOs trend report from the intense Frankfurt week. 10 years ago we discussed how and when the LED was going to be used and adopted by the market and I […]
Winston Churchill once said “We shape our buildings and afterwards our buildings shape us”. At this year’s Smart Building Conference, SBC, we learned that dramatic changes lie ahead and we need to question that old truth. Smart buildings turn intelligent and we keep on changing them…. to adjust to us. This post will give you […]
Wirelessly connected products are found everywhere nowadays and wireless connectivity is on the top of many R&D managers’ agenda. At LumenRadio we are witnessing just that, we see an ever increasing demand for wireless. But you don’t want the wireless connectivity solution you chose to determine your product’s life cycle. It should simply work until the end of life of your […]
I bet you are in love with frequencies! Well, maybe you are not aware of it yet, so let me tell you why you are in love with them and why frequencies are one of our most valuable natural resources. Although my business card says I’m the CTO of LumenRadio I’m more of the CNFGO of LumenRadio. For those of you who don’t know, CNFGO stands for Chief Nerd Frequency Geek Officer […]
Barcelona is probably the perfect mix of wonderful food, marvelous drinks and a strong nest for IoT-technology trends. LumenRadio was of course present at the IoT Solution World Congress, participating in the discussion and contributing by sharing our experiences. This year the exhibition IoT Solution World Congress 2017 (IOTSWC 17) exceeded expectations and delivered a […]