EdificeEdge

Building Internet of Things (B-IoT) Gateway Platform

The EdificeEdge Platform

MODULAR

Flexible container based architecture. Mix/match protocols & applications to enable new services

OPEN

Data normalized through Project-Haystack. Promote innovation & interoperable data access

EXTENSIBLE

Upscale hardware as needed. Add higher compute nodes within the same stack

INCLUSIVE

Work with multiple building solution providers – Application Builders, Facility Managers, SIs

SECURE

Advanced security & authentication procedures. Protect aggregated data at rest

Softdel’s EdificeEdge powered by Intel is an advanced data aggregation platform that delivers real time and historical data and analytics for improving building performance

EdificeEdge Features

Device Discovery

  • Supports BACnet/IP and Modbus TCP
  • Project Haystack based data model (semantic tagging for data points)

Data Management

  • Supports up to 25,000+ data points
  • Polling frequency to the precision of 1 min
  • Provision to log telemetry data

Security

  • APIs secured with TLS1.2 and 256 AES encryption
  • Role-Based Access Control

Extensible

  • Microservices based architecture
  • Scalable to support 3rd party containerized applications

Platform Interfaces

  • Rest API to easily integrate with cloud and Enterprise based systems
  • Lightweight pub-sub mechanism using MQTT

Remote Device Management

  • Secured Over-the-Air (OTA) Firmware upgrade- System, applications & firmware
Key Use Cases

The EdificeEdge platform is an ideal solution for addressing a wide variety of IoT use cases

  • Remote monitoring control
  • Predictive and preventive maintenance of building assets
  • Running data analytics at the edge for energy optimization
  • Streaming data to various third party applications that aim to improve building performance
Technical Specifications
CPU Available on Intel® Atom/Core/Xeon processor family
Design Compact size with fanless Design

Robust and cableless design with high stability

Connectivity Support and Data Models BACnet, Modbus, Project Haystack
Interfaces Ethernet

(Optional) 4G LTE, Wi-Fi

Storage Mini PCIe expansion slot for mSATA storage

Supports 2.5″ HDD or SSD storage

Our technical experts and domain specialists will be happy to address your needs
  • Description:

    Softdel hosted its first IoT Conference on February 27, 2019 in Tokyo and another on February 12, 2020. The conference brought our OEM customers and partners together, to discuss and learn about technologies, latest trends, and disruptions impacting the building and industrial automation space. It’s a unique opportunity to meet with the leaders and innovators from the IoT community. It proves to be a great networking platform to discuss trends, technologies, challenges, solutions, and innovations in the IoT space that spans across various industry segments from Buildings, Lighting to Industrial and Manufacturing.

    The conference is meant for:
    • IoT Leaders & Professionals
    • Members of Corporate IoT Strategy Teams
    • IoT Technology Adopters
    • Consultants & Engineers
    • IoT Solution Enablers
    • Cloud Service Providers
    • Building Automation OEM Representatives
    • Smart lighting OEM Representatives
    • Smart Factories OEM Representatives
  • Description:

    An advanced IoT solutions and services platform for manufacturers and OEMs who’s new and legacy products requires advanced engineering to meet the standards of upcoming IoT networks. We offer various services like IoT applications & analytics, IoT platform – data storage, device management, data science, device connectivity, managed services, and testing services.

    Our Offerings:

    IoT Services

    BACnet Interoperability Testing

    BACnet Pre-certification Testing

    Technology evaluation, technology recommendations, product development, managed services, data science, data storage, testing, device management, and access to our live technology webinars

    Access to network of BACnet devices from various manufacturers, priority access for interoperability testing status/reports, and consulting support on issues/defects

    Priority access for pre-certification status/reports, consulting support on issues/defects

    Benefits:
    • Domain expertise: Expertise in building, lighting and industrial automation working with Fortune 500 companies across the globe
    • One-Stop-Shop: End-to end support for consulting, product design, product development, and testing
    • Deep IoT development experience across applications: Cloud based BMS and smart space management solution with
      energy optimization and facility operation management
    • Flexibility: Highly adaptable business model to align with customer specific requirements and processes
    • Technology experience: Years of experience in Azure competency center, AWS competency center, and a number of application development technologies
    Why Softdel?
    • 15+ years of experience in gateway development across building, lighting, and industrial automation domain
  • Description:
    • Training programs on BACnet for software developers, field engineers, test & QA engineers, tech support engineers
    • Customized BACnet programs tuned to OEMs’ needs
    Feature Set:

    Core Training Services

    Advanced Training Services

    Customized Training Services

    A beginner’s guide to BACnet protocol with classroom and hands-on training on BACnet fundamentals.

    An advanced professional guide that includes hands-on training using the latest diagnostic, debugging, and configuration tools and techniques.

    A specialized and customizable guide addressing specific requirements.

    Benefits:
    • Flexibility: The division of our courses is highly flexible addressing the needs of beginners as well as professionals.
    • Scalability: There is an immense scope of BACnet in building automation devices of any type to enable limitless connectivity and interoperability.
    • Hands-on experience: We provide our participants hands-on training to get a firm grip and real-time experience of the BACnet protocol functions.
    • Consultancy: Our team of experts will bring tremendous value and improvements for all your BACnet issues.
    Why Softdel?
    • 1000+ hours of trainings experience
    • 50+ OEM engagements
  • Description:

    Our customers can choose from 14 different variants of BACnet stack that is ideal for every building device, equipment, and application. Updated with the latest BACnet standard (Revision-19 supported on all our variants), we offer fully featured BOSS license. You can choose from our two tools:

    • Boss Simulator
    • Boss Explorer
    Feature Set:

    Automatic network traffic generator

    Real time logging, monitoring & analysis of BACnet commands and response

    Backup and restore support

    Segmentation support

    BBMD support

    Set property value of discovered objects

    Configurable BACnet devices

    Simulate BACnet/Ip device virtually

    Discover and browse BACnet devices

    Support for both A-side and B-side services

    Monitor Object property values

    Supports IBM MS DBCS, ANSI X3.4 character sets

    Object Browser

    User configurable simulation of PVs (Present Values)

    Protocol revision support (PR-19)

    Virtual router

    Benefits:
    • Flexibility:Simple interface that is easy to use for BACnet professionals as well as novices
    • Scalability: BACnet monitoring, debugging and simulation program that runs on any Windows® computer
    Why Softdel?
    • 1000+ hours of trainings experience
    • 50+ OEM engagements
  • Edifice Edge:

    Ready Gateway platform to kick start your IoT solution – build your own applications including containerization, cloud connectivity, security etc.

    Feature Set:

    Device Discovery: Project Haystack based data model that supports BACnet/IP and Modbus TCP

    Extensible: Micro services based architecture that is scalable to support 3rd party containerized applications

    Data Management: Supports numerous data points with provision to log telemetry data and also supports up to 25,000+ data points

    Platform Interfaces: Rest API to easily integrate with cloud and enterprise based systems with lightweight pub-sub mechanism using MQTT

    Security: APIs secured with TLS1.2 and 256 AES encryption with role-based access control

    Remote Device Management: Secured Over-the-Air (OTA) Firmware upgrade- System, applications, and firmware

    Benefits:
    • Modular: Flexible container based architecture with mix & match protocols and applications to enable new services
    • Inclusive: Work with multiple building solution providers like application builders, facility managers, and SIs
    • Open: Data normalized through Project-Haystack that promotes innovation and interoperable data access
    • Secure: Advanced security and authentication procedures that protects aggregated data at rest
    • Extensible: Upscale hardware as needed by adding higher compute nodes within the same stack
    Why Softdel?
    • 1000+ hours of trainings experience
    • 50+ OEM engagements