For different types of electronic systems, it is important to have bespoke building controls to work them. These are built to meet the needs of the customer and will control all aspects of different systems. It will monitor and control a building’s systems in order to make adjustments where necessary.
A building control system will usually be operated via a panel that people can adjust as appropriate. It will consist of hardware and software to carry out its various functions. BMSs will usually be implemented in commercial environments where it is important that all building systems are working correctly and working together.
A BMS system may be able to control elements like lighting, electricity, power, access, fire alarms, lifts and plumbing. This makes it easy to collect data and records of what is going on inside a building. The downside is that repairs may be costly and complicated, requiring a specialist.