Posts Tagged ‘Technology’

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LeaseCalcs Named Semi-Finalist for High-Tech Innovation Awards

LeaseCalcs, Inc. has been named as a semi-finalist in the Cloud/SaaS/Web Platform Solutions category of the Orange County Technology Alliance’s Annual High-Tech Innovation Awards for its lease analysis, accounting and commercial real estate market intelligence SaaS application. Irvine, CA-based LeaseCalcs‘ patent-pending Software-as-a-Service (“SaaS”) application allows commercial real estate brokers and commercial... [...]

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Business Leaders View Transformative Technology As Trigger For Growth

Click to enlarge infographic. Business decision makers across a range of industry sectors are dedicating more time and attention to understanding the strategic implications of disruptive technologies. They also want their companies to do a better job of embracing modern technologies and new channels of customer engagement and digital experience, according to the latest research from the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, an... [...]

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Trimble Updates Real Estate and Workplace Management Solutions

Trimble has updated two of its solutions for integrated real estate and facility management—Manhattan Integrated Workplace Management System (IWMS) and Manhattan Space Scheduling. Based on Trimble’s Manhattan platform, new and enhanced features for the solutions enable organizations to reduce real estate and facility operating costs, improve efficiencies, and increase productivity of the assets and people who occupy the facilities.... [...]

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MetaProp NYC Announces First Participant, Sixth Corporate Partner

MetaProp NYC, the New York real estate technology accelerator, announced its first 2015/2016 participant Rentalutions, Inc. – an online platform created to help landlords easily manage their residential rental properties – and its sixth corporate partner, the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY), at its launch event on July 23. The three-year commitment by REBNY will provide the accelerator and its selected companies with... [...]


Policing Trends Reflected in New Stations and Police Academies

A surprising mix of technology, government reinvention, and enforcement methods are transforming today's police forces, according to... [...]

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First Cities Chosen for Bloomberg Philanthropies’ What Works Cities

Credit: Medioimages/Photodisc The first eight cities have been selected to participate in Bloomberg Philanthropies’ What Works Cities – a $42 million initiative to help 100 mid-sized American cities enhance their use of data and evidence to improve the lives of residents. The mayors of Chattanooga, TN; Jackson, MS; Kansas City, MO Louisville, KY; Mesa, AZ; New Orleans, LA; Seattle, WA; and Tulsa, OK have publicly committed to enhance... [...]


The HVAC Factor: Insulation For Chilled Water Piping

With hot, humid climates as the focus, several types of chilled water pipe insulation were field... [...]


FM Issue: Flywheel-based UPS Systems

Due to continuing advances in power electronics, the flywheel is now a mature energy storage technology used in UPS applications to support a critical load during main power... [...]


FM Issue: Powered For Performance

Five electrical design principles help to integrate and optimize systems in demanding... [...]

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Smart Window Materials Can Control Light and Energy

Researchers in the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin are one step closer to delivering smart windows with a new level of energy efficiency, engineering materials that allow windows to let in light without transferring heat and, conversely, to block light while allowing heat... [...]