The facility management sector is awash with acronyms, especially in the technology sphere with CAFM, CMMS, EAMS, FMIS, IWMS and MMS bandied around with increasing ease, if not understanding.
Pro-Visual Publishing, a publisher of wall-mounted information charts, has created one for facility managers.
ISS has signed a sale agreement with Wilson Security to acquire both the commercial security contracts of ISS Security in Australia and the First Security Business in New Zealand.
Knight Frank has appointed Justin Jefferies as chief operating officer and a member of the Australian board.
The considerable rewards the facilities management profession can reap from the use of mobile technology are revealed by GARY WATKINS, managing director of Service Works Group.
ALAN YOUNG of ANCILE Solutions shares how to implement BYOD programs to increase efficiency without jeopardising privacy.
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AddressTalk, the world’s first “hyperlocal” social networking site for condominium communities, has been launched by Australian businessman, Graham Brain.
A simple, convenient and cost effective way to provide unlimited group fitness classes in any facility has been launched, enabling the provision of an attractive additional amenity.
Service Works Group has published a white paper that examines how mobile technology is transforming the way in which businesses can operate, with a particular focus on its impact in facilities management and field services.
How can a perception of comfort be ensured? And, how can the best balance between comfort and energy savings be achieved? Total Facilities 2013 speaker, JAMES HENRY of Logical Group Companies has the answers.
The use of real-time location systems to improve healthcare is increasing, but are they enough alone? MICHAEL MCGRATH of Semantrix shares why RTLSs need to be integrated with other technologies to deliver real value.
Facility Management interviews Dan Hoffman, a 30-year industry veteran who has designed, built and led facilities for Google, Apple and NetApp in the US, and was an opening keynote speaker at Total Facilities 2013.
Based upon the author’s experience, A Practical Guide to Facilities Management gives an overview of most facilities management theories and how they can be applied.
Facility Management speaks to the director of The Substation, JEREMY GADEN about the challenges a disconnection between original design purpose and actual use has created concerning The Substation’s functionality and day-to-day management, and how he is dealing with these challenges.