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Green buildings are viewed as common practice in a recent survey by STO Building Group — not one respondent said the movement is a passing fad.

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Cost And Education Challenge, But Green Buildings Are Here To Stay

Green buildings are viewed as common practice in a recent survey by STO Building Group — not one respondent said the movement is a passing fad.

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Modulus Distributed Power & Control System

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Meeting Room Booking Software | Condeco

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Designated Space For Gamers Important In Student Housing Designs

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Washington, DC Introduces High-Performance Building Hub Resource

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Bluetooth Motion Sensor & Configuration App

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New solutions simplify and enhance collaboration while offering businesses total control of workplace communications.

Altronix Introduces PoE Driven Power Supply

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Remotely Unlock Doors Using ProdataKey Touch App

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Did You Miss Our “Optimized Connectivity For Changing Office Spaces” Webinar?

View this free video webinar to examine the challenges for power and data placement in open plan offices and see examples of high-powered workstations that pair raceways with simple furnishings.​

Spectra Analog V Improves PTZ Surveillance

Spectra Analog V series cameras are suitable for a wide range of industries that require 24/7 PTZ surveillance and include PTZ indoor in-ceiling and pendant domes with flexible camera options.

Friday Funny: This Isn’t Santa’s Workshop

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.

Commercial Robot Vacuum Sweeper, Whiz, Launched In North America

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. 

Autodesk Launches Autodesk Construction Cloud

More than 50 new enhancements and integrations unveiled across construction management solutions enable the construction industry to improve collaboration, reduce risk, and increase profitability.

Boring Machine Begins Tunneling Las Vegas’ First Underground People Mover

The Las Vegas Convention Center’s underground people mover will transport convention attendees throughout the 200-acre campus in all-electric Tesla vehicles.

Are Your Facility Energy Projects Guided By The Business Case?

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Does this lighting related technology have the capability to be the next step in the natural evolution of wireless internet technology indoors?

iOFFICE Acquires Hippo CMMS

The move broadens the scope of iOFFICE’s intelligent cloud-based workplace software solutions and expands its digital technology suite. 

Master Lock Launches All-new Bluetooth Door Controller

New door access management solution serves as cost-effective alternative for businesses and facilities of any size.

Cable Management In Data Centers

Failure to properly manage this critical part of data center infrastructure can cause serious issues, from increased operating costs to more expensive outages.

New Report: State Efficiency Programs Leave Lighting Project Savings On The Table

Analysis by Alliance to Save Energy and DesignLights Consortium shines light on potential of lighting upgrades, including networked lighting controls, to reap bigger energy efficiency program savings.

Office Power Goes Undercover

An office remodel at Crowley Maritime Corporation in Florida brought in the next generation of cable management.

Fire Safety Supplies From Home Depot Pro

Here is a three-step fire safety checklist from The Home Depot to help protect facilities and occupants year-round.

Facility Management And The Digital Frontier

This Q&A shares insight on why technology is central to transforming how buildings are managed, and how FM and CRE professionals can implement to benefit.

ISS Traffic Violation Detection Solution

The SecurOS Crossroad Traffic Violation Detection Solution combines specifically engineered analytics-driven software and hardware to provide real-time detection of complex traffic violations with the identification accuracy of ISS’ license plate recognition analytics.

At Fiserv Forum, Technology Propels The Mission

A robust and intelligent technology infrastructure was a critical piece of the puzzle for this new arena in Milwaukee, WI.

Lighting Design Experience in Manhattan

Lutron recently celebrated its new Commercial Experience Center in Manhattan, offering architects, designers, contractors, developers, and building owners an inclusive vision of Lutron lighting and control capabilities.

Making Sense of Sensors

With a comprehensive strategy, data provided by workspace sensors helps ensure facility space assets are leveraged to their full potential.

JVCKENWOOD Introduces NX-1200/1300 Portables

The company's new NX-1200/1300 portable radios operate in two digital protocols (NXDN and DMR) and analog.

3 Fire And Life Safety Products To Overcome Challenging Installations

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.

thyssenkrupp Launches Robotics Interface Platform

Incorporating the elevator interface with delivery robots allows them to move freely throughout hotels, hospitals and other buildings.

SilverShield Visitor and Information Management

The SilverShield Visitor and Information Management System is an effective way for users to vet and manage visitors for any size facility.

Six Tips For A Successful Lighting Retrofit

Designing to code and considering future needs help to minimize obstacles and maximize investment.

Dyson Introduces Dyson Airblade 9kJ Hand Dryer

This energy efficient, HEPA-filtered hand dryer is the first Dyson Airblade model to feature two operating modes — Max and Eco.

Natural Gas Challenges In The Northeast U.S.

Insufficient natural gas infrastructure? Variable refrigerant flow and split systems can offer a no-compromise solution.

Technology For Workspace Planning

Room booking software and other tech tools empower employees to improve their working environments.

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