|While the many benefits of environmental sensors for preventing damage to assets and equipment, automation, IT management and smart facilities are well documented and commonly discussed, many businesses are still unsure as to whether a wired or wireless system is best for their goals.|
|IT managers, facility managers, and SCADA operators are now able to monitor and detect a wide range of environmental conditions in real-time. This data provides an irreplaceable and invaluable tool to optimize and control.|
|What is important to keep in mind is, is that there are no overwhelming right or wrong answers when evaluating wired vs. wireless? Where one solution might be the right answer for the needs of one section of your facility, the other could be the ‘right’ answer for somewhere else.
Knowing the specific needs of your facility and how monitoring will help reach your goals is the most integral part of the conversation when weighing out the pros and cons of wired and wireless monitoring solutions.
|Mature (technology has been on the market for > 5 years)|