Facility Executive | November / December 2016 Issue
The November / December 2016 issue looks at smart buildings, building automation, the Internet of Things, HVAC, energy management, sustainable restrooms, lighting, and ceilings. Plus, Solutions 2017: Advancements in Products & Services.
Tyco Security Cyber Protection Resources Available
The company offers advisories through its Cyber Protection Program that employs a holistic approach to cyber security for physical security products.
Did You Miss Our “Get Smart About Smart Buildings” Webinar?
View this free webinar video and learn the definition of a "smart building," the latest trends in technology, benefits of smart building technologies, and steps to assess and create a smart building.
Enocean Launches Dolphin Brand
This global developer of energy harvesting wireless technology is offering its wireless modules and white label products under the new brand name.
Onvation Technology From Kimberly-Clark Professional
The smart restroom management system aims to make restrooms as smart as the rest of your building.
Transforming The Future Of Work: Top Five Trends
Today’s innovations are making tomorrow’s workplace more digital while enhancing the human experience.
From Building Automation To Smart Buildings; Are You Making The Move?
Recent research finds that the smart building market suffers from a fragmented ecosystem and that proprietary building automation solutions dominate. Still, that is expected to change. Where are facility management stakeholders on this spectrum?
From IFMA’s World Workplace: Open Letter On Global FM
With a focus on global facility management, IFMA's president and CEO, Tony Keane, and RICS' CEO, Sean Tompkins, have released this open letter to the industry.
Smart Buildings: It’s Still About The People Inside
In this age of data collection, measuring occupants’ response to the smart building is as important as the information on the facility's operational performance.
Einstein Sensor By Verdigris
New cloud-based sensor and smart meter system helps complex facilities reduce energy use, optimize controls, and predict future breakdowns.
Nominate Someone BOLD, Until September 7
Five industry members will be recognized for their use of technology to improve efficiency, sustainability, and comfort standards in the built environment.
Nominations Open: 2nd Annual BOLD Awards
Members of the real estate industry will be recognized for their use of technology to improve efficiency, sustainability, and comfort standards for their organizations.
Smart City 2.0: Urban Technology Impact On Education
In the early days of the consumer Internet and Enterprise IT markets, education played a critical role in helping activate these industries. How might students learn from smart city development?
PointGrab Joins Cisco Digital Ceiling Initiative For Smarter Buildings
PointGrab’s edge-analytics smart sensor, CogniPoint™, complements the Cisco Digital Ceiling framework by providing industry-leading occupancy analytics with low cost and intelligent connectivity.
Planned Investment In Energy Efficiency Hits All-time High
2016 Johnson Controls Energy Efficiency Indicator survey reveals 72 percent of respondents will increase energy efficiency and renewable energy investments.
Smart City 2.0: Economic Development In A Digital Metropolis
In this fourth installment in a six-part series, the impact of municipal digital infrastructure on economic development is discussed.
Smart City 2.0: Role Of Digital Industrial Companies
The “smart city” has been a topic of discussion for more than a decade, with technology put into practice in locales throughout the world to varying extents. With Internet of Things (IoT) technology making advances of late, we’ll see more strides during 2016 and beyond.
Smart City 2.0: Infrastructure For The Digital Age
This second article in a series discusses a new kind of urban infrastructure, purpose built for the digital age.
Smart City 2.0: Next Step In Urban Innovation
Spurring the shift from leveraging data to fully digitizing cities are the pervasiveness of technology and expansion of open data policies.
Current, powered by GE, Utilizing Tridium’s Niagara Framework
Tridium's IoT software platform will be used with Predix, GE's industrial-strength cloud environment, to capture and analyze the volume, velocity, and variety of machine data generated across buildings.