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Signify launches Interact IoT Platform in India

Signify (formerly known as Philips Lighting), the world leader in lighting, today launched its new IoT (Internet of Things) platform, called Interact in India.

Would you like to know more detail on what is Interact and what it does in general etc.? If yes, please read this article to know more detail about it.

Interact will enable its potential of connected lighting for the IoT to its professional end users.

Interact will also support the company's strategy to deliver new data-enabled services. Signify has already installed twenty nine million connected light points worldwide and plans for every new LED product it produced to be connectable by 2020, including Go-Green initiative.

This will also offers licensed open application program interfaces (APIs). And, the highly secure, scalable cloud-based interact machine learning, to bring sense to all manner of data, that will enable services for customers beyond illumination.

Interact connected lighting systems:

These connected lighting systems, offering a unified user experience, feature applications that address industry-specific verticals. Available now are: 

Interact Office – enables you to turn your office into a smart sustainable workspace with software that allows you to increase building efficiency and employee productivity.

Interact City – helps improve street lighting, safety, reduce energy consumption, improve efficiency and support your sustainability goals and beautify the urban landscape across roads.

Interact Retail - enables customers to group, zone and schedule connected lighting to create stopping power in stores. It also supports in-store location-based marketing services to increase shopper engagement and indoor navigation to improve staff productivity.

Interact Landmark – aids in managing and triggering light shows with dynamic architectural lighting to help increase tourism, regenerate downtown areas, and stimulate commerce.

Interact Pro - an intuitive cloud-based software for small and medium enterprises that automates lighting and allows management via the Interact Pro dashboard.

Interact Sports – aids in monitoring, managing and coordinating across all lighting infrastructure from a single dashboard from pitch lighting, entertainment light shows, hospitality areas and exterior architectural lighting.

In general, people's behavioral data would further help system and technology to understand insight and optimize and save the energy accordingly.

Mr. Sumit Padmakar, VC and MD of Signify's operation in India stated, "First, we led the way in energy efficient LED lighting, then in connecting lighting to deliver operational benefits for our customers. Now that light points are smart enough to collect data on their performance and the environment around them, tapping into that intelligence. It will also help to create safer cities, energy efficient buildings and industries with smarter retail stores in the country".