IoT/Smart Lighting

A new generation of keenly-priced high-functionality smart lamps is about to hit the European market and, it’s hoped, change the way people think about light bulbs forever.  Big brands including Signify, Ledvance and Aurora have all unveiled major ranges targeted at tech-savvy consumers who want full control of their lighting. Industry observers say the pricing...
IoT/Smart Lighting

LEDVANCE has unveiled a range of smart lamps and controls in a clear targeting of the market enjoyed by the hugely successful Signify Hue offering. The Professional Smart for Residential series includes smart Parathom lamps in a wide variety of shapes, smart luminaires, products for indoor and outdoor use or plugs for integrating conventional light...
Healthcare

LEDVANCE has introduced a range of so-called human-centric lighting products which it claims will improve patient recovery in hospitals. The Biolux HCL range provides ‘biologically optimised’ day-to-night lighting which  the company says reflects natural circadian rhythms to benefit both patients and medical staff, improving sleep regularity, concentration and mood. ‘It’s common for hospital patients to...
Healthcare

THE FIRST certification of a human-centric lighting product has been awarded by German test house VDE Institute to Ledvance for its Biolux product. VDE says the company has qualitatively fulfilled ‘all the existing requirements, norms and standards for a human-centric lighting system’.  VDE test engineers carry out product, quality and safety tests on more than...