Considering investing in an IoT (Internet of Things)-based remote monitoring system for your building (or buildings)? Whether you’re managing just one building or many, today’s remote monitoring solutions provide a highly detailed view of all your building operations, everywhere […]
What Are Smart Electricity Meters?
As a facilities manager, you may have heard about smart electricity meters but be unfamiliar with exactly what they do and how they can be helpful. Smart meters are an underutilized tool that can actually help you save money—up to as much as 10% of your utility bills. […]
The Evolution Of IoT Sensor Data (& How It Benefits You)
A sophisticated data-collection device, the sensor is a crucial—and fascinating—component of the Internet of Things (IoT). This article explores the evolution of sensor technology […]
Commercial Building Automation: Uncovering Ways To Save
Think your commercial building automation system is saving you money? It might be, but you could be saving a lot more. As a facilities manager, attempting to maintain your annual budget is a constant […]
Hospital Air Quality Monitoring Done Right
The indoor environment of any building is complex, and hospitals are no exception. But in a facility dedicated to promoting the health and well-being of its inhabitants […]
The Need For Power Quality Monitoring
As a facilities manager, you’re so busy that you’re doing well if you review your utility bills regularly. But when was the last time you closely examined your contract with the utility company? […]
5 Types Of Preventative Maintenance In Commercial Facilities
We’ve talked about preventative maintenance before on our blog, and where it stands on the continuum relative to other types of maintenance. But that’s not the end of the story; […]
What Is Preventive Maintenance?
Which of these scenarios best describes your building’s maintenance program? Reliant on a paper management system, your workers spend most of their time performing […]