Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Technology articles below.
With hot, humid climates as the focus, several types of chilled water pipe insulation were field tested.
Researchers in the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin are one step closer to delivering smart windows with a new level of energy efficiency, engineering materials that allow windows to let in light without transferring heat and, conversely, to block light while allowing heat transmission.
When it comes to exterior surveillance, the interaction of lighting and security cameras plays an important role in facility protection.
Despite increased investment in cloud and colocation providers, 87% of data center operators surveyed from North America and Europe are maintaining or increasing their data center facility spending,
Knowledge workers are increasingly moving away from traditional 9-to-5/Monday-Friday office life, according to the second annual PGi Global Telework Survey.
New Buildings Institute (NBI) is offering a free tool to help facility executives quickly evaluate the potential savings associated with existing energy saving measures.
This amusing video from Leadercast captures all of the really annoying things about conference calls..."struggling with your access code, the dropped calls, the person on mute, the person not paying any attention, and of course everyone talking over everyone else."
Facility managers can monitor and control the power usage of the PCs in their organizations from a browser based application.
Tridium has unveiled its new Intelligent Buildings Channel on the Today’s Facility Manager website.Buildings have a profound impact on the quality of our lives...
HID Global recently extended the benefits of its HID Identity on Demand services to include a secure web portal that enables customers and channel...
OSCRE (the Open Standards Consortium for Real Estate), announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding together with CoreNet Global, with the aim of...
KMC Controls has unveiled its new Building Automations Channel on the Today's Facility Manager website.Many people wonder what exactly Building Automation is. By definition,...
The program was developed in response to growing demand among end users for broader preventive maintenance and monitoring services
This module works with the company's energy management system and gives facility managers more control.
Designed for use with PCs in an organization, this product integrates Fujitsu biometric authentication technology with IBM Tivoli Access Manager to protect data.
In addition to paper files, what other items should facilities consider keeping secure upon disposal?
This latest version contains new features designed to optimize performance and reduce costs for facility management professionals.
This cooling product for data centers is designed to provide cooling in the most efficient manner for existing conditions.
For several decades, facility professionals have been told that technology will signal the dawning of a new age of efficiency and productivity. But anyone who has lost a presentation, a spreadsheet, a report, or an essential database due to a virus, worm, or other computer glitch would argue to the contrary...BIG time.
This Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) platform is aimed at enabling data center managers to make smarter decisions about efficiency, availability, and capacity.