FMLink Newsletter — Software — February 21, 2019

This Software & Technology newsletter is one of a series of five specialized newsletters, supplementing our weekly general newsletter (sent on Mondays). For each of five weeks you will receive a different specialized newsletter on Thursdays or Fridays, focusing on a different FM-related area. To manage which ones you receive, click on the link below.

This newsletter covers software and technology news from January 17 through February 20, 2019.


Benchmarking space – Do you have too much or too little? (Benchmarking » FM BENCHMARKING)

How can today’s buildings meet both efficiency and resiliency goals? (Surveys and Trends)

Experiencing injuries when workers get tired? See what ASSP found about wearable technology (Surveys and Trends)

Trends for 2019 in tools and software impacting those in the construction industry (Surveys and Trends)

Curious about benchmarking? FMLink publisher gives 5 keys to using it successfully in this May 8 webinar (Products and Services » Webinars, Education and Training)

Check out these top janitorial best practices from the Professional Retail Store Maintenance Association (Products and Services » Publications)


See how integrating sensor technology with space planning software can help optimize your space (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

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Need privacy masking for faces and objects? AxxonSoft’s latest video management system (VMS) offers these and other advanced analytics (Products and Services » Security)

Now you can trigger a panic alert or cancel a false alarm from anywhere, with this new security app feature (Products and Services » Security)

See which building surveying software the City of Nampa chose to help manage its space and facilities more efficiently (Contract Awards)

To simplify operations and maintenance and increase efficiency through your IWMS, check out what MCS and Axxerion are doing together (Corporate and Organization » Developments)

Is your HVAC system in good shape? Find out right away from the building itself with this innovative IoT technology (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Trying to get the most out of limited company parking? Check out this new parking automation tool (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Hungry but no time to fight long food lines? Check out the delivery robots Sodexo and Starship are providing for this campus (Contract Awards)

Tired of switching apps for every task? This software combines surveillance, access, fire safety, building management and more — all in one platform (Products and Services » Security)

Are staff getting alarms and emergency system notifications right away? See this alert system — now for iOS (Products and Services » Security)

Need to monitor legacy HVAC equipment? These BMS modules integrate into existing systems for web-based monitoring, leak detection (Products and Services » Software & Technology)