FMLink Newsletter — Software — June 4, 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 April 30 through June 3, 2020.


Moving to data-driven facility management with analytics (White Papers » SkyFoundry)
Pictures of equipment are pretty – but you have too many!

Using filters for maintenance benchmarks (Benchmarking » FM BENCHMARKING)

Benchmarking your security staffing (Benchmarking » FM BENCHMARKING)

Top 10 construction technology trends for 2020 (Surveys and Trends)


See how the new Archibus IWMS user interface makes it easier than ever to switch between applications and respond to change (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

For help in managing physical distancing and space allocations, see Trimble’s comprehensive IWMS software (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

If you’re looking for a way to reopen your building under a lean budget, check out Eden’s 12-point plan (Products and Services » Publications)

Wondering how to screen returning workers and visitors without getting too close? See this automated thermal scan (Products and Services » Safety and Health)

Contact tracing without smartphones? See what this low-cost solution can do (Products and Services » Safety and Health)

As facilities prepare to reopen under social distancing rules, see how Archibus + Serraview’s acquisition of SpaceIQ CAFM/IWMS software can help (Corporate and Organization » Developments)

If you want to proactively analyze building data to identify issues and solutions, see what Johnson Controls has come up with (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

See how this mobile-friendly CMMS can help digitize workflows for managing remote, no-contact FM teams (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

See how you can use augmented reality tech to troubleshoot smart building equipment at a distance (Products and Services » Software & Technology)