building management

Optimize your building operations from the ground up

Written by Chris O'Connor | August 28, 2018 | Blog, Buildings

Welcome to a new edition of our Get Connected series. Today we are going to talk facilities management. This topic touches us all on a daily basis as we can all relate to how we experience a building. Just think about the things you pay attention to as you walk in. Is it the right ...read more


Four ways to avoid IoT data fatigue

Written by Jayant Hardikar and | May 19, 2017 | Buildings

IoT technologies are already well under way to revolutionize every industry ranging from transportation and buildings to manufacturing and environment. With the explosion of sensors, sensor data, innovative ideas of how to harness all the data and vendors who are implementing solutions, there is a real danger of causing data fatigue for the organizations using ...read more


The value of enterprise asset management in three use cases

Written by Hamsa Srinivasan | April 24, 2017 | Asset Management

Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) and efficiency Regardless of your industry, your company likely wants to maximize asset performance, streamline operations, increase productivity, boost efficiency and reduce costs. Here are a few ways an integrated asset management approach can help you meet those goals: For buildings, you can reduce energy costs by as much as 20% ...read more


Incorporating weather data into IoT is a game changer

Written by Franklin Morris | November 16, 2016 | Environment

Weather has long been a source of headaches for businesses across all industries. Extreme conditions can cause power outages and supply shortages, leading to production delays. Changing resource availability, due to a blizzard or hurricane, will often raise operating costs. Severe storms shut down facilities, interrupt communications, transportation and power systems. And let’s not forget ...read more


How augmented reality is transforming building management

Written by Matt Bellias | November 1, 2016 | Buildings

This week IBM hosted TRIMax 2016, the only user group meeting with a combined focus on TRIRIGA and Maximo — our leading solutions in facilities and asset management. One of my favorite moments from the event was a demo of IBM’s Cognitive Buildings Solution, which uses augmented reality. Augmented reality lets users experience their physical, ...read more