Today KNX is the world standard, open and compliant with the main European and international regulations, for automatic and decentralised management of technological systems in a wide range of situations: commercial buildings, industry, offices, private homes, public establishments, and many more.
Recognised by ISO/IEC 14543-3-x as international standard for the system technique of buildings and homes, Konnex, KNX satisfies the requirements of the two European standards CENELEC EN50090 and CEN EN 13321-1.
The BTicino/Legrand offer answers the specific needs of the service building thanks to its complete and high-performing solutions which can guarantee its customers an optimum, flexible and open system.
The specific Konnex configuration remote control can be used to manage the sensor operation parameters and modify them quickly. This allow you to interrogate, display and edit the parameters.
In the catalogue there are various types of controller or actuator, each suitable for a specific load to be controlled:
As well as the simple On/Off and Dimmer controls, the sensors can access advanced automation functions, necessary for any building. The sensors guarantee system flexibility: their operation and programming can be adapted on the basis of the external parameters (excessive power consumption, alarm).
Structure and limits of the KNX system
An installation can be split in lines and zones.
The maximum distances between the various devices are given below.
Architecture of an hotel system in KNX
A typical system made only in KNX is shown below.