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The Daily Exchange: Day 1 at IoT Exchange

Written by Sarah Dudley and others | April 24, 2019 | Buildings, Engineering, Events...

Welcome to Day 1 of the IBM IoT Exchange! With four academies, main stage presentations and a robust solutions showcase, it was an information-packed day, with IoT thought leaders and experts, and IBM customers, partners and staff. Did we mention we had a backyard party, too? More on that later. If you’re here with us in ...read more


The results are in: IBM TRIRIGA is a Leader in new independent research

Written by Kendra DeKeyrel | April 15, 2019 | Buildings, Real Estate

If you’re charged with choosing the right technology solution for your real estate and facility management portfolio, I invite you to download the Green Quadrant Integrated Workplace Management Systems 2019 from Verdantix. And let me jump straight to the spoiler: TRIRIGA is a Leader! ...read more


Inspiring keynotes, 50+ sessions and inspiration at IoT Exchange

Written by Laura Langendorf | April 8, 2019 | Buildings, Events, Real Estate

In our last blog, we provided you with five key reasons to attend the TRIRIGA® Academy at the IBM IoT Exchange in Orlando. This week, I want share some of the amazing sessions we’re offering at our IoT event. Four tracks, inspiring keynotes, 50+ sessions and unlimited inspiration Led by industry innovators, thought leaders and ...read more


Your walls can talk…learn what they’re saying at the TRIRIGA Academy.

Written by Paul Lacey | March 12, 2019 | Buildings, Conferences

People spend 87% of their time in buildings. Yet few understand what goes on behind the scenes. If your business needs to drive greater efficiency and a more engaging workplace experience, then join us for the TRIRIGA® Academy, part of the IBM IoT Exchange, April 24-26, 2019, in Orlando, Florida. What is the TRIRIGA Academy? ...read more


Toy manufacturer replaces reliance on sketchy magic with IoT

Written by Sarah Dudley and Graeme Noseworthy | December 20, 2018 | Asset Management, Buildings, Manufacturing...

A large toy manufacturer located at the northernmost point of the planet must produce in excess of 2 billion toys* each year. To meet this incredible demand, it is critical to ensure operations, facility management, and worker safety are at optimum efficiency. To top it off, they must distribute all the toys in just one ...read more


Building momentum at TRIRIGA University – Day 2 highlights

Written by Sarah Dudley | November 29, 2018 | Buildings

McDonald’s, Miami Heat, the Smithsonian. Though this sounds like it’s describing my ideal day of tourist activities, it’s actually part of the lineup for day two of TRIRIGA University 2018! In addition to a fantastic lineup of speakers, there was also plenty of opportunity to get social. Keep reading for a summary of the highlights. ...read more


Building momentum at TRIRIGA University – Day 1 Highlights

Written by Sarah Dudley | November 28, 2018 | Buildings

TRIRIGA University kicked off bright and early this morning in Washington, D.C. With 670 attendees representing  160 organizations from 18 different countries, the room was packed for the opening keynote and panel. Everyone was eager to hear about the evolution of IBM TRIRIGA and the innovation surrounding smart buildings of the future. Here are a ...read more


How UCSF Health is putting patients first with facilities management

Written by Bruce D Baron | November 6, 2018 | Asset Management, Buildings

If buildings are getting smarter, then medical facilities have to be brilliant. That’s why University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Health is working with IBM Maximo to create cutting-edge health facilities that aim to keep the patient care environment safe. It started when UCSF Health and IBM partnered to optimize the management of existing health ...read more


Top 7 reasons to attend TRIRIGA University 2018

Written by Linda Okoniewski | October 23, 2018 | Buildings

Did you know that we spend 87% of our days in buildings? If you think about that, it seems like a no-brainer that our buildings and spaces must be optimized to operate at peak efficiency and be designed for optimal occupant experience. This is evident when we see that 70% of a building’s costs are ...read more


Buildings with DNA: why today’s “smart” buildings were never dumb

Written by Claire Penny | October 12, 2018 | Buildings

Ask yourself these questions: when was the last time you experienced the latest and most innovative technology, at work? Is your workplace more technically equipped than your home? It is widely accepted that buildings are getting smarter. But were they ever actually dumb? Or have they just been held back by closed proprietary systems and ...read more


Get a full view of energy consumption and patterns across your enterprise

Written by Chris O'Connor | October 9, 2018 | Buildings

Welcome to a new edition of our Get Connected series. In my last blog, I talked about facilities management and improving your building’s operations. Today, I am going to continue on the buildings theme and discuss a hot topic for any building owner or occupant: energy consumption. Do you know your building’s current and expected ...read more


Industrial “Things” Produce “Industrial-Sized” Outcomes

Written by Kareem Yusuf, Ph.D | September 24, 2018 | Blog, Buildings, Manufacturing...

Companies are instrumenting and connecting their industrial equipment, buildings and facilities, and vehicles with billions of sensors to create what is known as the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). The Industrial Internet of Things is generating exponential amounts of data that is creating opportunities to identify patterns that unlock new ways of working and new ...read more