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Buildings aren’t just brick and mortar anymore; some can be as technologically complex as computers, due to building automation, interoperability, wifi, HVAC, and other high tech components.

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Increased Security Is Biggest IT Concern As Companies Move To The Cloud

The survey also found that the expansion of cloud services is the biggest factor driving demand for IT services, surpassing the headline-grabbing but less critical areas of mobile connectivity and "always-on"...Read More...

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Technology and FM: Building A Green Data Center

Whether or not the organization is pursuing LEED certification, setting a clear path to sustainable goals is...Read More...

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Question Of The Week: Seeking UPS Battery Advice

A facility management professional is seeking advice from others in the field who have had experience replacing their UPS...Read More...

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WEB EXCLUSIVE: High Definition Surveys For Construction Projects

Based on an imaging laser that collects thousands of survey shots per second, HDS technology quickly gathers facility survey...Read More...

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Data Center Trends: Monitoring Data Centers

Paramount to their operation is keeping tabs on power...Read More...

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IBM Launches New Software And Consulting Services To Help Organizations Tackle Fraud And Financial Crime

According to Gartner, 25% of large global companies will have adopted big data analytics for at least one security or fraud detection use case (up from 8%...Read More...

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QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Seeking Cloud Based CMMS Recommendations

One facility management professional is looking for recommendations on cloud based...Read More...

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NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Tremcode from Tremco Roofing

This app provides up-to-the-minute information on the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), facilitating material selection for roofing...Read More...

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NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Ascent from Alerton

This product suite is focused on the monitoring and control of HVAC systems, while offering an open protocol for integration with other facility...Read More...

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QUESTION OF THE WEEK: WiFi Thermostats

With the increase in smart devices and wireless technology, one facility manager is looking for feedback from others who have used wifi enabled...Read More...