FMLink Newsletter — Software — July 26, 2018

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 June 21 through July 25, 2018.


Benchmarking maintenance best practices – Part 2 (Benchmarking » FM BENCHMARKING)

What can you learn from CRE organizations that are using technology effectively? (Surveys and Trends)

Which types of FM solutions and services are used the most around the world? See what this research found (Surveys and Trends)

Bring a dose of reality to your fall protection training with this new virtual reality app from ASSP (Products and Services » Safety and Health)

This year’s most innovative electronic security technologies and services — see who was selected at the ESX Show (Products and Services » Security)

Figure out how effective a lighting control method will be, from this new NEMA framework (Products and Services » Publications)


Virtual reality visualization

Collaborative project visualization technology and an acoustical wall — catch the latest DIRTT innovations (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

If you need large-scale access control that integrates with other systems, check out this new network door controller from Axis (Products and Services » Security)

NeoCon 2018: See how this new app works with a convenient wireless phone charger to track occupancy and facilitate space planning (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Find out how this new IoT solution allows technicians to monitor and diagnose building equipment remotely and avoid breakdowns (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Need to find out when your spaces are being used? Check out Honeywell’s new smart, data-driven technology (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

A quick, secure way to keep track of employee attendance — check out this workforce management software’s addition of face recognition technology (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

If you use MasterSpec for a project, this new partnership will make it easier to find green building products (Products and Services » Publications)

If you’re looking for easy-to-install access control using your existing network, check out Allegion’s latest acquisition (Corporate and Organization » Developments)

NeoCon 2018: See how you can access documentation, assign tasks and capture photos with this project management app (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Find out how CBRE’s acquisition of FacilitySource will enhance its delivery of integrated FM services through analytics (Corporate and Organization » Developments)

If you’re looking for an easy-to-install device to get real-time building data, check out Aquicore’s new IoT hardware (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Room scheduling, whiteboard capture, wireless presentation — see how Crestron innovations can meet the needs of the modern workplace (Electronic Communications, A/V » Products and Services)