FMLink Newsletter — Software — February 13, 2020

This Software & Technology newsletter is one of a series of five specialized newsletters, supplementing our weekly general newsletter (sent on Mondays). For each of five weeks you will receive a different specialized newsletter on Thursdays or Fridays, focusing on a different FM-related area. To manage which ones you receive, click on the link below.

This newsletter covers software and technology news from January 9 through February 12, 2020.


Smart building technologies — what are the spending priorities for FMs at some of the world’s largest firms? (Surveys and Trends)

What is keeping 48% of FMs from reaping the benefits of new technology? See what Mitie found (Surveys and Trends)

Benchmarking your energy footprint (Benchmarking » FM BENCHMARKING)

Top 5 video surveillance trends for 2020 — predictions from Hanwha (Surveys and Trends)

Converging physical security, cybersecurity and business continuity functions — ASIS report shows global progress but a ways to go (Surveys and Trends)

Would you like to exchange potential lease and other building data with CREs and fellow FMs? OSCRE helps you do it digitally (Products and Services » Publications)


Desigo CC V4 building systems management software

See how this updated Siemens platform integrates diverse building systems to boost your energy efficiency (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

See how this acquisition simplifies your RFP process, producing an apples-to-apples comparison matrix of qualified vendors (Corporate and Organization » Developments)

Find out how this system can save 50% to 70% of your irrigation water — and help you qualify for rebates (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Now you can access near-real-time IAQ and lighting data via your smartphone, with these new data loggers (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Find out why this health-care group chose Planon’s IWMS for lease accounting compliance across 16 countries (Contract Awards)

Concerned your video surveillance data are being sent overseas? Dahua is partnering with this IoT service to ensure secure, US-based data handling (Products and Services » Security)

Help your office workers find and book a meeting space or hot desk in a jiffy, with this enhanced workspace app (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Beef up your campus perimeter security — this integration enables remote door monitoring, immediate emergency lockdown (Products and Services » Security)