Technology Articles

Buildings aren’t just brick and mortar anymore; some can be as technologically complex as computers, due to building automation, interoperability, wifi, HVAC, and other high tech components.

BONUS WEIRD WEDNESDAY: The Chia Keyboard

I just couldn't resist posting a "How To" video of this classic office prank (and I know how you guys love "How To" stuff...). Happy April Fool's Day, FacilityBlog... ...Read More...

Data Center Key In The World Of High Tech Racing

Scuderia Ferrari relies on its facility to bring it through the Formula 1... ...Read More...

Autodesk Inventor Helps Designers Focus on World’s Largest Telescope

The telescope will be housed in an astronomical observatory created by Dynamic Structures, one of the world's premier providers of complex movable... ...Read More...

Frost & Sullivan Predicts a Slowdown in Chinese Building Technologies Industry

Growth rates are slowing down and products' profit margins have started to... ...Read More...

Frost & Sullivan Predicts a Slowdown in Chinese Building Technologies Industry

Growth rates are slowing down and products' profit margins have started to... ...Read More...

Web Exclusive: CeBit Technology Show

This past Monday, March 2, marked the opening of the international trade show CeBit 2009, the world's largest trade show highlighting digital IT and telecommunications solutions for home and work... ...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Data Center Energy Efficiency

Contributor Steve Yellen writes about how the interconnection of facility and technology concerns in this space require a comprehensive... ...Read More...

Friday Funny: Decoding Cyberjargon

In order to help keep its visitors up with the times, FacilityBlog brings you this glossary of terms that apply to today's... ...Read More...

WEIRD WEDNESDAY: Get Ready To Say Goodbye

Do you feel the following 24 items are ready for retirement, as dictated by the statistical evidence presented in this... ...Read More...

Tridium Recognized For BAS Technology

Frost & Sullivan has recognized Tridium, Inc. with the 2009 North American Frost & Sullivan Enabling Technology of the Year Award, based on its recent analysis of the building automation systems (BAS) market. Tridium was noted for its efforts to advance building efficiency, maximize cost savings, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions by optimizing energy usage. The company has expanded on its Niagara Framework to broaden the scope of... ...Read More...