Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. communication articles below.
The DITEK Networks product line provides networking hardware, including Power over Ethernet network switches, extenders, and injectors.
The company's senior vice president of operational resilience recognizes the crucial role of facility managers in business continuity during pandemic response.
New WAND software for X2 controllers enables Bluetooth pairing for seamless Wi-Fi setup in just minutes.
Post-COVID, how can mobile capabilities continue to aid facilities teams across college and university campuses?
A new study reveals that employees are more than twice as likely to avoid discussing concerns with remote colleagues.
Here are installation and OPEX considerations for facility management teams to examine for wireless infrastructure deployments.
View this free video webinar and learn best practices and actionable tips that you can use to execute mass notifications within your facilities.
The Real-time Collaboration solution is designed to help managers and frontline teams use data to detect issues as soon as they arise, communicate responses internally, and then act to rectify them.
The NetLink NLX Network Communication Module expands LifeSafety Power's NetLink family. This remote monitoring device is engineered to handle enterprise applications and specifications which require large numbers of network-managed outputs.
Currently the need is pressing, but during a pandemic is not the only time a robust communication system helps to keep facility stakeholders informed about evolving conditions and protocols.
Learn four ways HID® Global customers are using HID SAFE™ Visitor Management to minimize infection risks.
The company's new NX-1200/1300 portable radios operate in two digital protocols (NXDN and DMR) and analog.
Americans are embracing the ability to use emoji in their written communications at work, as well as in their personal life, according to a new survey.
Here are seven best practices to reduce your organization’s workplace violence risk and be better prepared if incidents do occur.
Epson Moverio Assist is an easy-to-use, “see-what-I-see” remote assistance and inspection solution using Moverio smart glasses for difficult repairs or work tasks out in the field
A recent survey by Everbridge finds a corporate environment with heightened security awareness has not translated into tangible preparedness for majority of organizations.
A new survey from ARC reveals insight into the evaluation and acquisition of technology that facilities teams use to meet operating objectives.
Next Generation Digital Ribbon Cable allows for high-speed, high-definition HDMI signal transmission over distances of up to 328'.
When it comes to mass notification, consider integration capabilities to provide for improved situational awareness and emergency response.
The more than 1,000 members of the Metropolitan Resilience Network, a program developed by the International Center for Enterprise Preparedness (INTERCEP), connect on shared threats to the region.
When pressed to spend an inordinate amount of time communicating about the status of facilities maintenance jobs, staff has less time to get the actual work done.
The E-60-IP Series are compact, vandal resistant VoIP entry phones designed to provide quick and reliable hands-free communication for SIP VoIP phone systems with PoE.
Honing soft skills is key to handling the myriad scenarios encountered working in the facilities profession.
Especially in summer months, lightning and other severe weather can threaten spectators, players, performers, and other guests at outdoor facilities.
In this annual survey of Facility Executive readers, votes were cast for product and service suppliers preferred during 2017.
Whether focused on routine alerts or emergency events, check this list when evaluating life safety systems.
All employees, especially millennials, prefer cell phones for productivity, according to a new survey from Zinwave.
This approach to a cabling infrastructure enables facility management to meet new and evolving occupant and organizational demands quickly.
In this Q&A, Facility Executive spoke with the safety, health, and environmental manager at Schneider Electric about communication as a key to success for building safety.
The technology company announces the integration of Slack into its platform as well as an improved design for its Service Request module.
Many employers offer flexibility, opportunities to work remotely, and mobile apps to “app-propriately” meet demands of the fast-paced, modern workforce.
This technology platform ensures building occupants will be alerted immediately during an emergency — irrespective of the notification settings on their mobile devices or the language they speak.
Organizations are embracing video to help them communicate more effectively with their workers, according to new study from BT and Cisco.
QuikSpec Plus is a free online design tool that enables registered users to create and save system specifications for Aiphone Corp’s security systems.
As facility executives' responsibilities evolve and expand, communication is but one skill that should be honed.
Communication should be the impetus for an appropriate response during a security related event.
How can facility managers find just the right thing to say without ticking anyone off? This little cheat sheet should come in handy.
Taking the satellite view with a customer service attitude can make a big difference.