Though the construction sector creates and manages some of the most costly and complex projects, the industry as a whole has been notorious for lagging in the adoption of technology tools.

That’s changing as firms adopt BIM and systems to gather data, for example. Analytics, too, is helping firms make better use of the masses of data that they’re collecting, giving them the ability to predict risk, reduce cost, and solve problems quickly. According to Kiran Penaka, product manager with software…