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Polygon acquires Caption Data

Polygon acquires Caption Data to strengthen IoT Services and ExactAire® offering Polygon has signed an agreement to acquire Caption Data Limited, which Polygon has been a minority owner and customer since 2010. Together they offer end-to-end environmental monitoring solutions for indoor air quality, leak detection, toxic gas monitoring, and energy management under the technology product…

Technology to Monitor Retrofitting in Social Housing

Introduction – Technology (IoT) to Monitor Retrofitting in Social Housing  At least 15 million homes need to be retrofitted by 2030 to meet 2050 carbon targets. The same homes would need to have further measures installed again after 2030. Doing this would more than triple the UK’s current rate of energy efficiency installations. While the…

The Challenges of Energy Monitoring in Hospitality: 

Introduction to – The Challenges of Energy Monitoring in Hospitality:  The hospitality industry is increasingly focusing on better energy management as it looks to improve guest comfort levels while optimising energy consumption. The effort is to reduce carbon footprint, bring in more energy efficiency by use of data-driven approaches and keep operational costs under check. …

Resilience and Scalability of IoT

Introduction – Resilience and Scalability of IoT IoT is rapidly growing, bringing a vast number of benefits across all industries with its implementation. Companies are now facing the decision of whether to ‘build or buy’ an IoT solution, in this blog we will explore resources and expertise that need to be researched to identify the…

Carbon Footprint Workshop – The 6-step Plan to Carbon Neutral

Caption Data’s Marketing Manager, Danielle attended a workshop provided by The University of Birmingham’s ATETA project with Go Green Experts, the workshop which helps to offer SMEs simple solutions to reduce their carbon footprint and ultimately onto the path to carbon neutral.   The theme for the workshop is helping businesses towards net- zero based…

Where are the Energy Inefficiencies in Manufacturing?

Introduction to Energy Inefficiencies – Manufacturing Energy management is a crucial driver behind good energy efficiency. It helps you understand how much energy you use and how much it costs to run your business and allows you to identify the best way to reduce your business’s CO2 emissions and save money. The benefits of good…

IoT Can Reduce the Risk of Fuel Poverty to Your Tenants!

How Can IoT Reduce The Risk of Fuel Poverty To Your Tenants? It seems quite ironic that I’m sitting here in sweltering heat in the middle of July as I prepare this blog about fuel poverty and the challenges we face in the current climate and how winter will soon be here to test us…

Finding a Pathway To Sustainability

Introduction to Finding a Pathway To Sustainability In this era of sustainability, it is easy for companies to fall into the trap of thinking about their operations in terms of energy consumption and emissions. Yet, these are just two pieces of a much larger puzzle. Sustainable business is about looking beyond the costs and benefits,…

BDMA Conference 2022: The roadmap to sustainable resilience

On the 29th and 30th of June, Caption Data exhibited as sponsors of the BDMA Conference 2022: The roadmap to sustainable resilience. The conference’s theme focused on ‘The roadmap to sustainable resilience’, and explored what the brave new world of the water damage restoration industry needs to look like, and the necessary changes required to secure…

How IoT Can Help Social Housing Organisations Work Smarter

How IoT Can Help Social Housing Organisations Work Smarter In our increasingly connected world, data is becoming an increasingly valuable commodity. Social Housing organisations are in a unique position to take advantage of the latest innovations in data-driven technology, and Caption Data can help them do just that. Our innovative IoT platform helps Social Housing…