VOLTTRON: a distributed control & sensing software platform for building control strategies, under guise of DOE



Encountered--
Time: November 30, 2016
Place: Trying to better understand my industry, while standing at my desk, in a mall-turned-office in Oakland
Pointer from: General interest in Building Automation, and the fact that VOLTTRON sounds like my last name :)
Note type: Direct



VOLTTRON delivers an innovative distributed control and sensing software platform that supports modern control strategies, including agent-based and transaction-based controls. It enables mobile and stationary software agents to perform information gathering, processing, and control actions. VOLTTRON can independently manage a wide range of applications, such as HVAC systems, electric vehicles, distributed energy or entire building loads, leading to improved operational efficiency and energy and cost savings.