These feature stories include coverage of the issues faced by facility managers, case studies from the facility manager’s perspective, and special reports.
From uncertainty in 2005 toward new technologies and a rebounding furniture market in 2006. By Brian Kraemer Published in the December 2005 issue of Today's Facility Manager War, high gas prices, and economic uncertainty are all things that 2005 will be remembered for in the future. However, new technologies and a rebounding furniture market have put an optimistic shine on 2006. In addition, the green building market is expanding at a phenomenal... [...]
Faced with tight budgets, the utilities manager at an Illinois public university found these contracts would help further his goal to increase systems efficiency.... [...]
As the energy market evolves, so have the options that facilities have to control these... [...]
IEEE will host the inaugural International Smart Cities Conference (ISC2) in Guadalajara, Mexico October 25-28, 2015 at the Hilton Guadalajara. With a conference theme “Smarter Cities for Sustainability,” ISC2 will focus on solutions to fuel sustainable economic development in cities facing ever-changing factors such as population growth, climate change, and congestion. ISC2 provides a forum to exchange ideas and share best... [...]
Credit: DocuSign, Inc. DocuSign, Inc. has released the latest version of its Digital Transaction Management (DTM) platform and eSignature solution for real estate brokerages. Enhancements to DocuSign for Real Estate Plus, Broker Edition further position brokerages to improve agent performance, ensure compliance and data protection, and deliver a world-class client experience. The addition of new task management capabilities provides the... [...]
CBRE Group, Inc. has announced today that it has closed the acquisition of Johnson Controls, Inc.’s Global Workplace Solutions (GWS) business. GWS is a provider of enterprise facilities management solutions for global corporations and other large occupiers of commercial real estate. GWS had revenue of more than $3 billion in calendar year 2014. “This is a very exciting step for CBRE,” said Bob Sulentic, the... [...]