Lighting manufacturer Acuity Brands, based in Conyers,Ga., has announced its 100 percent acquisition of DGLogik, a San Francisco Bay Area-based software solutions company. As noted in the press release, “DGLogik's solutions provide users with the intelligence to better manage energy usage and improve facility performance. Its customizable applications and dashboards allow users to easily visualize, analyze and optimize facility operations based upon various sets of data from multiple types of devices.” This move allows Acuity Brands to continue to build and expand its IoT solutions for “intelligent networked systems…”.
Vernon J. Nagel, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Acuity Brands, commented, "We are excited about the capabilities that DGLogik brings to our already extensive deployments of networked digital lighting,” said Vernon J. Nagel, chairman, president, and chief executive officer of Acuity Brands, in a prepared statement. “We believe DGLogik's expertise in the development of technologies focused on advanced data aggregation, association, and visualization creates an exciting opportunity to accelerate the expansion of Acuity Brands' portfolio of holistic IoT solutions. This acquisition supports our efforts to provide our customers with solutions that will allow them to easily interact with various sets of data from various devices, providing them with the intelligence to make meaningful business decisions to optimize the performance of their businesses.”