Technology Articles

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.

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

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

The Facility Technologist: The Heart Of The Matter

The trend toward integration in facilities is resulting in a unified management and command center for many organizations.... ...Read More...

Conference Room Trends: Room To Grow

For an updated conference room, it is necessary to integrate new technologies with supporting furniture.... ...Read More...

Professional Development: Who’s In Charge Here?

With tech integration on the rise, operations becomes a game of diplomacy, according to Columnist Brian... ...Read More...

Security Trends: One Step Ahead

Working with information technologists to integrate physical and electronic security measures can help protect a... ...Read More...

The Facility Technologist: Become A “Super FM” With CMMS

Facility managers can unleash previously undiscovered powers by making the most of their maintenance management... ...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Dispelling The Myths

Access control in a stand-alone mode is not necessarily good... ...Read More...

FM Issue: Planning for Integrated Building Services

Intelligent buildings pave the way to interoperable systems and improved... ...Read More...