Buildings

How you can use walls to expand horizons

Written by Laura Langendorf | February 10, 2020 | Buildings, Facilities, Real Estate

While 90% of firms recognize space efficiency as a high or medium cost savings opportunity, GRE is successfully using its team and technology to find that value. If you’re interested in hearing their story, you’ll have the perfect opportunity at the TRIRIGA Academy at IoT Exchange. ...read more


How To Create A Competitive Edge Through The Workplace

Written by Susan Clarke | January 29, 2020 | Buildings

This blog shares three impactful actions for real estate executives to launch in 2020 and beyond, drawing on the latest Verdantix insights, industry research and real-life case studies. ...read more


The next evolution in space: use data and AI to make your facilities even smarter

Written by Kendra DeKeyrel | January 28, 2020 | Buildings

Why is there so much emphasis space? Simply put, space is expensive, and often, it’s the second highest cost to the organization. Yet talent is an even greater cost, and the competition for skilled workers is getting more intense. A great workplace experience is one way to win and retain employees, and puts pressure on companies to create the most cost-effective, yet engaging spaces possible. ...read more


Increase your business success with a personalized digital reinvention journey

Written by Andrea Martin | January 23, 2020 | Aerospace, Asset Management, Automotive...

Our experts at the IBM Watson IoT Center understand this challenge. So they’ve developed a special opportunity for those who want to understand digital innovation. They’ve created a customizable, intensive journeys that inspires visionary thinkers to plan and then launch a better future for their organizations. This personalized immersion journey is now available to you at the IBM Watson IoT Center in Munich. ...read more


Adoption of BIM and Maximo: Bridging the asset data gap between build and operate

Written by Scott Yates | January 21, 2020 | Asset Management, Buildings, Construction...

One Midwest-based airport was in the unique position of staring down an almost complete renewal of their entire site, including terminals, parking lots and support buildings. That prospect, coupled with the known gap I’ve just mentioned, would be enough to keep any Facilities Director up at night. ...read more


Is Christmas spirit still the North Pole’s greatest asset?

Written by Sarah Dudley and Graeme Noseworthy | December 11, 2019 | Asset Management, Buildings, Engineering

Read how the North Pole relies on insights from data, IoT, AI and Christmas spirit to ensure that every child on Earth has a holiday to remember. ...read more


AI-powered pumps deliver big ecological and economical benefits

Written by Bruce D Baron | December 9, 2019 | Asset Management, Buildings, Real Estate

Remarkably, one of the smallest elements of building operations can be altered to achieve an immediate and profound impact on operating costs. One installation using both Design Envelope pumps and Pump Manager was able to optimize pump operations to achieve annual pump energy savings of 87 percent. A university in China was able to reduce energy consumption by 78 percent. These results would not have been possible without our visionary use of artificial intelligence (AI) and analytics. ...read more


Answering key space questions: how to understand and optimize all your space

Written by Samantha O'Neill | November 14, 2019 | Buildings

Given that the cost of space is usually an organization’s second largest expense, understanding true usage can identify potential ways to reduce cost and improve optimization. As independent research firm Verdantix found, 90% of organizations rate space efficiency as a medium to high cost savings opportunity. In this blog, we’ll discuss why now is the perfect time to consider an intelligent real estate and facilities management solution to better understand and optimize your space. ...read more


Let your building data tell a story

Written by Lisa Barclay | November 7, 2019 | Buildings

The IBM TRIRIGA Reporting offering puts control in the hands of the person analyzing the data and acting on the insights, allowing them to customize reports to suit today’s needs, make better real time decisions, and to easily share the analysis with teams and stakeholders. ...read more


How TRIRIGA delivers insightful solutions for intelligent real estate and facilities management

Written by Kendra DeKeyrel | November 5, 2019 | Buildings

With our Integrated Workplace Management System (IWMS), IBM gives our clients a way to more intelligently understand space and facility utilization. And our newest enhancements to IBM TRIRIGA let you know if your space is being used to its fullest or whether it’s time to consolidate, expand or reconfigure. ...read more


Top Insights from 2019 CoreNet Global Summit

Written by Sarah Dudley | October 25, 2019 | Buildings

It’s not just business, it’s personal. This was the theme of the CoreNet Global Summit hosted in Anaheim, CA this week. Thousands of corporate real estate professionals immersed themselves in 3 days of learning around the future of workplace management and the technologies driving that change. The IBM TRIRIGA team was there and had a ...read more


Hey, real estate and facility management professionals: are your bags packed?

Written by Laura Langendorf | October 10, 2019 | Buildings

For real estate and facility management professionals, you’ve got three great events to see what’s new, build your skills, talk to experts and extend your network. Plus, your TRIRIGA team will be waiting to see you, too. ...read more