FMLink Newsletter — Software — July 30, 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 July 2 through July 29, 2020.


Benchmarking your janitorial staffing in a COVID-19 world (Benchmarking » FM BENCHMARKING)
What you need to know to plan for both internal and contractor janitorial staff

What special reopening considerations must be made for HVAC systems? See what ASHRAE says (Publications)

Tips for getting back to work (White Papers » Archibus, Inc.)
How to Safely and Effectively Manage the Return of Your Workforce

6 tips for return-to-workplace planning (Magazines » FMJ)


Mobotix video technology can be used to detect face masks

See how this technology can detect face masks, fevers and overcrowding to support your “new normal(Products and Services » Safety and Health)

For diagnostics to help you maintain the right level of utilities as your facilities gradually reopen, check out this software (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

See how you can use IoT data for contact tracing and to keep workers safe and buildings sustainable as you reopen (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

If you’re looking for a smart but affordable thermostat, this one offers minimal setup, and control from a distance (HVAC/IAQ » Products and Services)

If you want a touchless check-in solution for your job site, check out this app (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Find out how to optimize building performance, lower emissions and reduce energy by combining business and operational data (Products and Services » Software & Technology)