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Project Haystack “Connections”

Project Haystack, which is partnering with ASHRAE to develop naming conventions for the proposed ASHRAE Standard 223P: “Designation and Classification of Semantic Tags for Building Data,” recently published its 62-page quarterly, “Connections.” An article by Marc Petock describes how to develop a data management plan for accurate building performance analytics, with guidance for collection, sorting […]

Semantic Tagging – the Commissioning Provider’s Role

By Jim Meacham, P.E. Founding Principal, Altura Associates Semantic tagging is a data modeling schema that is highly flexible and powerful. You are probably already familiar with semantic tagging in tools you use every day. Gmail, Evernote, Microsoft Word and many other applications already allow users to add free form or pre-defined tags to their […]