Technology and FM Articles

In this column, experts explore how technology permeates the facility management (FM) domain. Formerly “The Facility Technologist,” this column provides insight into how the interaction of “Technology and FM” continues to expand.

The Facility Technologist: Tablet Frenzy!

Columnist Tom Condon has the following Rx when it comes to cutting edge gadgets: take two tablets and call me in the... [...]

The Facility Technologist: Getting The Word Out

Columnist Tom Condon urges professionals to think through mass notification systems first. Can it be hosted in house? Who should be notified? Can the telco handle... [...]

The Facility Technologist: Free Your Mind

Columnist Tom Condon discusses how cloud computing technology helps facilitate disaster... [...]

The Facility Technologist: Solving Facility Management Challenges

Columnist Tom Condon examines how video analytics can help professionals resolve some of their biggest... [...]

The Facility Technologist: Command Centers In Facilities

Columnist Tom Condon explains how these high-tech spaces are becoming an essential part of... [...]

The Facility Technologist: Going Up!

Columnist Tom Condon puts emerging elevator technology in the... [...]

The Facility Technologist: Who

Columnist Tom Condon is of the opinion that what fms don’t know about visitor management technology could harm their facilities... [...]

The Facility Technologist: Head In The Clouds

Columnist Tom Condon investigates what cloud computing means to facility... [...]

The Facility Technologist: Cutting Edge Facility Technologies

Columnist Tom Condon presents five guidelines to help get managers ready for the modern... [...]

The Facility Technologist: The Wonderful World Of Wireless

It has been a while since we took a look at developments in this... [...]