Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Technology articles below.
Parasense Refrigerant Tracking software is designed for facility managers and compliance officers who support multi-site organizations like supermarkets, food processing plants, cold storage warehouses, hospitals, universities, or K-12 schools.
MAX Plus, MAX Pro and MAX Premium offer varying levels of real-time predictive maintenance service protection, ensuring smarter and safer building management.
Targeted ransomware, attacks on AI-based solutions, and data privacy are the top three IT challenges for businesses this year, according to Netwrix.
A new guide from Aramark identifies the top 20 trends that will influence the future of facilities management.
Data center owner/operators can now get a comprehensive assessment of their facilities’ electrical system and backup capabilities.
In an evolving landscape, smart buildings dynamically respond to the immediate and future needs of facility management and occupants.
The December 2019 Issue looks at HVAC, smart building technology, and the building envelope. Plus green restrooms and wayfinding with color.
New report shows that enterprise adoption of AR/VR will hinge on worker acceptance and the influence of consumer technology.
New solutions simplify and enhance collaboration while offering businesses total control of workplace communications.
More than half of workers say they will shop online while on the job — or “workshop” — this holiday season, and 44% admit their productivity will take a hit.
Whiz has already put its innovation to work in commercial spaces across the country this year in pilots at airports, hotels, offices, campuses, and more.
More than 50 new enhancements and integrations unveiled across construction management solutions enable the construction industry to improve collaboration, reduce risk, and increase profitability.
The Las Vegas Convention Center’s underground people mover will transport convention attendees throughout the 200-acre campus in all-electric Tesla vehicles.
The world’s first guitar-shaped hotel, the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, made its debut in Hollywood, FL last month.
The move broadens the scope of iOFFICE’s intelligent cloud-based workplace software solutions and expands its digital technology suite.
New door access management solution serves as cost-effective alternative for businesses and facilities of any size.
Standard 90.1 has been a benchmark for the commercial building energy codes in the United States and a key basis for codes and standards around the world
With a comprehensive strategy, data provided by workspace sensors helps ensure facility space assets are leveraged to their full potential.
When designing and installing a fire and life safety system a variety of challenges can exist. Here are 3 innovative products that meet the demands of these difficult applications.
Incorporating the elevator interface with delivery robots allows them to move freely throughout hotels, hospitals and other buildings.
Insufficient natural gas infrastructure? Variable refrigerant flow and split systems can offer a no-compromise solution.
Room booking software and other tech tools empower employees to improve their working environments.
With new developments in technology, facilities today—more than ever before—can use network audio to proactively respond to incidents and deter criminals.
Whether for new construction or renovation, early recognition of five key aspects is important.
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.
If you’re looking to read more about the latest in facility management technology, you’ve come to the right place. Here are seven top tech trends to look out for this year.
The new Energy to Care Dashboard Tool from ASHE offers an at-a-glance view of healthcare facilities’ energy use.
Learn how software technology can monitor energy consumption while improving cost savings and the lifespan of critical assets.
Scientists used millions of travelers' Flickr photos to quickly calculate global tourism. Is analyzing online data the next step in measuring our society?
Recent research from Genesys found that 40% of employers without a written policy on the ethical use of AI/bots believe their companies should have one: 54% of employees agree.
Half of working Americans would lie about cell reception and Wi-Fi access to avoid work calls and email while on vacation.
When planning an HVAC upgrade, here are three control strategies to help ensure the new equipment runs as efficiently as possible.
The soon to be released NFPA 855, Standard on the Installation of Stationary Energy Storage Systems impacts facilities with on-site systems.
Current capabilities of this aspect of fire and life safety provide advanced and targeted protection.
The simplified microgrid solution and short-term financing options put clean, reliable, always-on, on-site power within reach.
Choosing a computerized maintenance management system impacts not only the facilities team, but potentially the entire organization.
Here is a look at common issues facing facility executives when it comes to building security.
The August 2019 issue looks at workplace violence, security trends, and fire safety.Plus HVAC controls, roofing maintenance, energy storage, and more.
TripleGuard™, a smart water leak monitoring, detection and prevention system from RectorSeal®, has won a Dealer Design Award sponsored by the HVAC/R industry magazine The News.
Global survey finds that some workplace surveillance methods, including facial recognition technology, would discourage 64% of people from seeking employment with an organization.