Focus On: FM Software

Today’s Facility Manager serves as a comprehensive resource for facility professionals who regularly purchase product and services for their facilities. In this web exclusive FM Software product focus, the editors present several offerings on the market. Look for a variety of product categories to be highlighted online throughout the year. These are in addition to the products you will find featured in each issue of the magazine.


FM Software for Fortress Metal Detectors by Fortress TechnologyCompatible with all previously manufactured Fortress detectors.
FM Software for Fortress Metal Detectors is compatible with all previously manufactured Fortress detectors and can be field installed on Phantom and Stealth models. It analyzes the detection signal and uses an algorithm to calculate the signal strength based on a function of time and amplitude. This can improve performance in applications such as large bags, by at least 40%, achieving better sensitivities to satisfy FSMA or customer specific requirements.


AsureSpace NowSpace by Asure SoftwarePuts an intuitive scheduling interface in the hands of mobile workers
A mobile app that provides users with all the scheduling functions of a desktop or laptop on their mobile device. AsureSpace NowSpace is a mobile app that provides users with all the scheduling functions of a desktop or laptop on their mobile device. It enables users to check attendee, room, and desk availability; reserve meeting rooms and workspaces; and schedule meetings, conference rooms, and attendees in three steps. The NowSpace App puts an intuitive scheduling interface in the hands of mobile workers who can swipe through the scheduling interface to find the right workspace or meeting room as long as they have their phone.


McLaren CAFM™ Explorer by McLaren Software McLaren CAFM Explorer
McLaren CAFM (Computer Aided Facilities Management) Explorer supports and streamlines facilities management tasks to ensure safe, efficient, and compliant operations. It helps build and maintain a comprehensive database to store asset and operating data combined with tools to track, retrieve, analyze, and report on all aspects of working life within a facility or portfolio of facilities. Detailed asset information enables informed decisions on sustainable maintenance strategies; integrated systems and automated functionality streamlines processes and increases the efficiency of operators to manage tasks; and in-depth reporting puts decision makers in a position to understand costs against budgets, manage the supply chain, and plan investment. Users can either adopt a self-learning approach or use the range of professional services, support, and training available. CAFM Explorer features web and mobile access for a greater level of collaboration with personnel, suppliers, and partners; a live dashboard; an intuitive user interface; and more than 250 configurable reports. It integrates with Autodesk AutoCAD® and the Cloud/SaaS document collaboration platform, FusionLive.


Room Display 4 by GoGet A meeting room digital signage system. Software that runs on the OS Android platform.
Room Display 4 is software that runs on the OS Android platform and is offered as two options; integrated in the ready-to-use ROOM SYNC display unit or bought as license-only so users can configure the software/hardware bundle. ROOM SYNC (a touch screen door sign) with Room Display 4 is a meeting room digital signage system that allows users to manage room bookings via the e-mail calendar or the touch screens outside each room. It presents a range of customized information, including availability, organizer, title, and upcoming events. Room Display integrates with most IT policies and can fully sync with Microsoft Exchange (local + cloud) and Google Apps, enabling users to reserve rooms from any location or device without extra software. All devices can be managed from one location via the web based administration console and customization of background and logo is built-in. Room Display 4 features lockable settings (password), night mode (dims display), auto screen calibration, landscape/portrait mode, full kiosk mode, no-shows cancellation (check-in required or room reservation is auto released), and built-in Wi-Fi stabilizer.