FMLink Newsletter — Software — September 14, 2017

FMLink Newsletter — Software — September 14, 2017

This Technology & 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 technology and software news from August 10 through September 13, 2017.


Utility best practices designed to reduce costs (Benchmarking » FM BENCHMARKING)

Find out how workers in five countries think technology will affect their jobs (Surveys and Trends)

How ready are FMs to make full use of BIM? (Surveys and Trends)

Using benchmarking to identify janitorial best practices that work best for your building (Benchmarking » FM BENCHMARKING)

Find out how today’s construction challenges can lead to better project efficiency and cost savings through BIM, AI and modular construction (Surveys and Trends)

Use these apps to improve corporate well-being through interaction with the workplace community (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

5 ways remote working is impacting business resilience (Workplace Strategies » WORKPLACE MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS)


active shooter software screenshot

Know where an active shooter is and where he is headed next with this integrated security software (Products and Services » Security)

Take a look at this new technology if you want to save video storage space on surveillance cameras (Products and Services » Security)

Expanded access control, video surveillance and cybersecurity features from this security technology company may be the direction of the future (Products and Services » Security)

Ever get lost in a hospital? Check out the mobile wayfinding app this health system uses to direct patients (Contract Awards)

Looking for an app to help with your cleaning project management and work requests? (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Manage your space using real-time occupancy data with this IoT platform service through lighting controls (Products and Services)

If you’re looking for project management software, this one offers checklists, photo sharing, even language translations (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Optimize space usage and improve overall efficiency — use this cloud-based software to find out how and where employees are using flexible spaces (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Do tenants in your building use food delivery services? See the refrigerated lockers this Baltimore complex found to keep deliveries cold, with 24/7 access (Contract Awards)

See how to get your custom security robot to last for a month on one battery charge (Products and Services » Security)

Look at ISS’s extensive FM contract with Telenor in 5,000+ buildings to see how innovative technology and practices can optimize building efficiency and end-user experience (Contract Awards)