Money in the cloud – Cloud solution for DH leads to cost-efficiency. Niras expertly explains.

Date: 18/02/2021

Cooperation between mostly Danish partners, aiming at the next generation digitally supported district heating, is described in Hot Cool 2020 no.1.

This article looks at new components in the cloud, performing a useful DH tool in the HEATman concept.

A research platform called "Science Cloud for CITIES" is applied - but not in the commercial version. All are open source, giving considerable freedom to design. HEATman plans to develop a commercial counterpart for the Science Cloud.

This article shows the first insights into the "Commercial Cloud," one of the centerpieces of HEATman. The solution is developed by the Danish company NorthQ based on existing infrastructure monitoring and supporting buildings - primarily giving value to building-fleet owners.

Commercial cloud solution
As a central partner in the HEATman project, NorthQ handles the cloud platform and enable partners to exchange data, insights, and control options. The example image below describes the communication complexity of the commercial cloud concept.

Read the full article by Alfred Heller, Niras - here


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