Using Smart Technology to Improve Life on the Go

CytexOne Solutions Make Life Easier, More Comfortable, & Remarkably Efficient

The City of New York was recently awarded the “2016 Best Smart City” by the Smart City Expo World Congress. The award recognizes cutting-edge initiatives that help resolve urban challenges and benefit cities and their residents. Much like the city is innovating so too our local businesses and corporations. CytexOne, a developer of intelligent, connected environments, is focused on smart homes as well as smart hotels. Their mission: to show the world that well designed, well thought out applications of wireless and other technologies makes life easier, more comfortable, more affordable and remarkably efficient.

Hotel Lighting Control Brightens Bleak Winter Days

CytexOne Deploys Smart Hotel Solutions throughout the Northeast

According to officials from Philadelphia’s hospitality industry, the city saw an increase in both hotel occupancy and revenue per available room this past summer due in large part to the Democratic National Convention and a considerable number of related events. The economic impact was recording setting, totaling $500 million in revenue according to data provided by the Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau. While hoteliers are still soaring high from the summer’s blockbuster events, they may also be asking themselves what can be done to continue to attract visitors during the frosty winter months. Learn how hotel lighting control from CytexOne can create a welcoming indoor environment on even the bleakest of days.

Enhance Guest Comfort and Create a Distinct Experience

CytexOne Hospitality Solutions Make Hotels Smarter and More Eco-Friendly

The sharing economy has transformed the way we move around a city, accomplish household chores, and where we stay when we’re away from home, thanks to services like Uber, TaskRabbit, and Airbnb. Since its founding in 2008, Airbnb has severed over 30 million guests and its valuation, while privately held, exceeds that of hotel chains like Hyatt. According to HVS Consulting & Valuation, hotels lose an estimated $450 million in direct revenue each year to Airbnb. Hotel chains are taking notice and investing significant resources in order to deliver a consistent experience, something Airbnb can’t quite promise. Upgrading technology, in particular hotel shading control, will transform the way guests see your New York City property. Read on to learn more about CytexOne’s recommendations for creating a distinctive guest experience.

California Law Requires Commercial Buildings Follow Strict Energy Guidelines

Commercial Lighting Control Can Aid in that Endeavor
For the last eight years, the City of San Francisco has focused its efforts on creating buildings that are healthy, sustainable places to live, work, play, and learn. The city’s Green Building Code requires that both commercial and residential buildings reduce energy and water use, divert waste from landfills, encourage alternate modes of transportation, and support the health and comfort of building occupants. The Code, which sets green building standards, applies to new construction as well as major renovations to existing buildings. Solutions, such as commercial lighting control, have shown to increase occupancy comfort and dramatically reduce energy consumption thereby cutting costs.

Building Automation Systems Lower Energy and Maintenance Costs

CytexOne Offers Intelligent Solutions for an Array of Industries

Historically the control systems of most buildings operate as standalone entities, meaning such functions as HVAC, security, and lighting are controlled separately. However, this trend is giving way to a more cohesive environment. Building managers are opting for more integrated approaches to commercial automation as a means to save on energy and maintenance costs. Whether you’re undertaking new building construction or a retrofit project in Wilmington, DE, there is an opportunity to automate the space, providing managers the ability to operate multiple systems through a single user interface.

Achieve True Luxury with Technology that Works for You and Your Guests

CytexOne Offers Lighting Control Options to Meet Varying Hotel Needs

According to the Energy Star program, much of the energy consumed by buildings is used inefficiently or unnecessarily, and that number is around 30 percent. This nugget of information represents an opportunity for hoteliers to examine their properties and in particular, the lighting systems which typically account for a large portion of their energy usage. Hotel lighting control, while often one of the least appreciated ways to reduce energy use, also improves light quality, occupancy comfort, and security.

Differentiate Your Property in a Competitive Market

CytexOne Offers Commercial Automation Solutions for Multi-Dwelling Units

According to the National Association of REALTORS® the number of Millennial home buyers will increase, but slowly due to the amount of student loan debt they have accumulated. This crippling debt affects their ability to purchase a home, meaning more Millennials will choose to rent. Equipped with this knowledge, what can multi-dwelling property managers due to attract more Millennial renters? Beyond offering residents a great location, instant curb appeal, and amenities like tennis courts, swimming pools, and a 24-hour gym, there are a number of commercial automation solutions that will set your Las Vegas, NV multi-dwelling unit apart in an otherwise competitive market.

Lighting Control that Fits Your Business Needs

Outfit Your Commercial Property, From the Loading Dock to the Boardroom

Lighting design is a growing trend among commercial companies in New York City. Instead of sticking with a simple “on/off” approach to lighting, we can tailor the lights to fit each work function and space throughout your business property. This approach offers a variety of different advantages, from improving ambiance in customer-facing areas to boosting worker productivity. Keep reading to learn how CytexOne can design a commercial lighting control system that effortlessly ensures each area of your business has the perfect lighting levels.

Take Advantage of 4K Ultra HD Displays in Your Business

CytexOne Offers Full Commercial Automation Solutions for San Francisco

Among the most popular advancements in custom AV technology in recent years has been that 4K UHD has finally become cost effective. While it’s making its way into homes across the country via TVs and media players, the commercial sector has shown an even more rapid adoption rate. And it’s not just in movie theaters, either – office buildings, hotels and restaurants are all upgrading to the new visual standard. In this blog, CytexOne explains the importance of 4K UHD and how you can take full advantage of it as part of a commercial automation solution in your San Francisco business.

How Do You Protect Your Smart Network?

CytexOne Offers Tips on Securing the Smart Technology in Your Las Vegas Business

This year, the weekend before Halloween was one of the scariest ever faced by the smart technology industry, and not for the reason you may think. Instead of ghosts and goblins popping out of dark corners, a very real threat jumped out at us – the entire internet nearly crashed thanks to a DDoS attack. While searching for answers, the Internet of Things came under sharp scrutiny. Now, as experts start to understand what happened and begin to realize the fault doesn’t lie with smart technology, many business owners are left with questions about how to protect their infrastructure against malicious attacks. In this blog, CytexOne offers some smart tips on keeping your commercial network safe.