Your design team will build your facility using a lot of different disciplines. Each discipline has its own area of expertise. Unfortunately this doesn’t work for the IoT for facilities and the managing of “Facility Nodes” when you’re trying to create a unified “User Experience”.
You would never trust the purchasing of your accounting software or the purchasing of your servers and phone system to your HVAC or electrical contractor. Chances are your design team will allow them the responsibility of purchasing all the facility nodes and (IoT) related systems for your facility.
If there ever was a silo that needed to be included, it is the developer of the “User Experience”.
Now you’re saying to yourself why should I contact FIX Consulting if my design team says they “have it covered.” If you believe them, don’t call us.
(i) The normal design process has every discipline purchasing their own hardware...