The Connect Software is a virtual edge device (virtual cloud gateway device), designed to connect physical machines based on Windows Operating Systems and the equipment connected underneath, to the Cloud Service.
- On premise: Includes the physical devices such as controllers, sensors, and actuators in the building. It does also include the physical and virtual connectivity edge devices that are installed on Customer sites.
- Cloud platform: Includes the platform services of Building X.
- Remote: Includes the supported Cloud SaaS Applications of Building X.
Data communication between the Connected Devices on premise and the Cloud Service requires internet connectivity (to be provided by the Customer).