FMLink Newsletter — Software — January 12, 2017

FMLink Newsletter — Software — January 12, 2017

This Software 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 news from November 4, 2016 through January 11, 2017.


Optimizing your space utilization through benchmarking (Benchmarking » FM BENCHMARKING)

Growth of sensors indicates trends in IoT, various technologies, finds Frost & Sullivan (Surveys)

IFMA launches collaborative IoT portal for FMs (Associations and Organizations)

Condition monitoring market to grow as demand for data-driven services increases, find Frost & Sullivan (Surveys)

Boston HQ uses new construction method to beat schedule, trim budget, and exceed quality expectations (Case Studies » DIRTT)
DIRTT’s manufactured construction proves skeptics wrong

Third-party lighting as a service can ensure savings, inform FM/space-use decisions, finds Navigant (Surveys)

The hand-off – Planning for successful transition from construction to operations (Magazines » FMJ)

Defending your organization against cyber intrusions (Magazines » FMJ)

IoT market examined in Navigant Research reports (Surveys)

Using benchmarking filters effectively (Benchmarking » FM BENCHMARKING)

Smart waste collection to be driven by new technologies, city IoT networks, finds Navigant Research (Surveys)

Siemens, AutoGrid rank as top providers of demand response management systems, finds Navigant Research (Surveys)

Clean air, clear decision making – Practices to promote a healthy and productive working environment (Sustainability » FEA (Facility Engineering Associates, P.C.))

ServiceChannel gives tips for FMs to be prepared for each season (Products and Services » Publications)

Tenant amenities in the modern age (Magazines » BOMA)
How to determine whether the amenities offered meet modern expectations and enhance tenant experiences

Work on the Move 2: How social, leadership and technology innovations are transforming the workplace in the digital economy (Workplace Strategies » WORKPLACE MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS)


MyISS app for employee engagement

ISS Australia to use custom-built app for employee engagement, leave, roster management (Developments » Corporate and Organization)

HID Global intros secure, professional solution for visitor management (Products and Services » Security)

Detektor International announces DI awards for best security products (Products and Services » Security)

Energy Superhighway will be crucial to management of Energy Cloud services, finds report (Surveys)

HID Global enables identity and access management for physical, IT Security (Products and Services » Security)

Current, powered by GE triples partnerships to build comprehensive intelligent environments (Products and Services » Software)

Xicato, EnOcean announce BLE interoperability for Title 24-compliant smart lighting (Products and Services » Lighting)

BSI: First BIM Kitemark indicates qualified use of digital technology in construction (Associations and Organizations)

eSUB Construction Software gets boost to help subcontractors track work (Products and Services » Software)

Nlyte enhances data center infrastructure management software (Products and Services » Software)

FNT’s BPM system links data center operations to FM (Products and Services » Software)

Daikin Applied introduces Intelligent Equipment solution for Trailblazer chillers (Products and Services » Software)

JLL signs global agreement with Leverton to automate lease management (Developments » Corporate and Organization)

Soldier Field upgrades security system with Axis IP network video cameras (Contract Awards)

Energy management app to optimize operations launched by Current, powered by GE (Products and Services » Software)

Schneider Electric simplifies rack access control, environmental monitoring (Products and Services » Security)

Fairhair Alliance, ZigBee Alliance to drive product interoperability for smarter commercial buildings (Associations and Organizations » Developments)

Siemens/Vigilent thermal optimization solution targets data center energy efficiency (Products and Services » Energy)

Samsung 360-degree fisheye camera from Hanwha Techwin to set new standard (Products and Services » Security)

ISS Germany launches catering app for customers (Products and Services » Software)

Johnson Controls to showcase HVACR technologies at 2017 AHR Expo (Products and Services » Indoor Air Quality)

City of Los Angeles to use EnergyCAP to track utility bill data (Contract Awards)