Today’s world wants the ability to interact with systems installed in their homes and workspace in a more meaningful way, often by smartphone. Whether this be controlling temperature, lighting or accessing a security system remotely from the office.
But it’s not all about the devices, a wired infrastructure is key to achieving this connectivity. A recent study highlighted that now more than ever is the ideal time for forward-thinking electrical contractors to prepare themselves for new business opportunities within smart technology. But what does this mean in practice, and how do installers obtain the skills they need, and position themselves to add value to their clients as this market evolves?