BACnet is a Data Communication Protocol for Building Automation and Control Networks.

BACnet is suitable for:

  • Heat Ventilation and Air Conditioning
  • Lighting control
  • Safety and fire alarm equipment

BACnet is highly recommended for both management and automation levels.

  • Enables simple, cross-system integration in buildings
  • Currently the most comprehensive BMS protocol specification
  • Supports various prevalent physical media

The architecture of the BACnet protocol

BACnet is a communications protocol for building automation and control networks. It is recognized as an ANSI and CEN standard as well as meeting ISO standard 16484-5.


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