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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.

The Facility Technologist: 21st Century Security

The Facility Technologist: 21st Century Security

Tom Condon examines how pocket video to security robots to emerging technologies are changing the facility...Read More...

FM Issue: What The Web Has To Offer

FM Issue: What The Web Has To Offer

CAFM's latest upgrades will give users universal...Read More...

The Facility Technologist: Enterprise Asset Management

The Facility Technologist: Enterprise Asset Management

The next generation of facility management software is coming...get ready for features...Read More...

The Facility Technologist: Staying Connected

The Facility Technologist: Staying Connected

Web sites with a focus on facilities can be a useful tool in effective...Read More...

Special Report: The Emergence Of The Electronic Security Age

Special Report: The Emergence Of The Electronic Security Age

With more technologically advanced security systems being developed, facility managers are partnering with IT departments for implementation...Read More...

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Services & Maintenance: Infrared Technology For Safety And Operations

Hidden problems can escalate if left unnoticed and neglected....Read More...

The Facility Technologist: Riding (And Surviving) The Wave

The Facility Technologist: Riding (And Surviving) The Wave

Advances in computing for building systems present benefits and challenges for facility...Read More...

Wireless Trends: Generation Next

Wireless Trends: Generation Next

As wireless sensor networks evolve, the potential benefits for facility management operations are...Read More...

The Facility Technologist: Building Information Modeling

The Facility Technologist: Building Information Modeling

This approach to project documentation has the potential to synthesize the entire life cycle of a...Read More...

FM Frequency: The Myth Of Interoperability

FM Frequency: The Myth Of Interoperability

FM Frequency Columnist Jeff Crane asks, "When will systems really start speaking the same...Read More...