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Security is Critical in Building Management Systems
Commercial
Wednesday May 20 2020

Security is Critical in Building Management Systems

Back in 2013, US retailer Target became engulfed in a crisis after cyber criminals gained access to its point of sale (POS) system and stole credit/debit...

Sector Coupling is the Future in Energy Management
Energy
Friday January 17 2020

Sector Coupling is the Future in Energy Management

Back in August, the Australian Energy Market Operator issued warnings that more than one million homes in Victoria could lose power on extreme heat days if...

Facilities Managers Must Be on Top of Fire Safety
Strata
Tuesday August 22 2017

Facilities Managers Must Be on Top of Fire Safety

Following the Grenfell Tower tragedy in London and the 2014 Lacrosse apartment blaze in Melbourne, fire safety within multi-storey buildings has been the subject of considerable...

Future Proofing Buildings: Much More than Bike Racks
Commercial
Wednesday June 21 2017

Future Proofing Buildings: Much More than Bike Racks

From marble-clad dressing rooms to luxe lounges with digital screens, end-of-trip facilities are much more than a few showers and bike racks in the basement.

Security and Risk Compliance Must Not Be Ignored
Commercial
Tuesday March 7 2017

Security and Risk Compliance Must Not Be Ignored

Organisations of all types face a world of increasing threats, both physical and virtual. These same organisations have significant responsibilities for minimising the associated risks to...

Building Managers Open up Their Wallets
Strata
Thursday September 22 2016

Building Managers Open up Their Wallets

Facilities management appears to have emerged as an important area of opportunity within the property sector throughout Australia as owners of higher grade buildings increasingly seek...

Systems Consolidation Becomes Critical to Modern Building Management
Buildings
Monday July 25 2016

Systems Consolidation Becomes Critical to Modern Building Management

The centralised integration of the multiple data streams and systems capabilities made available by emerging technologies promises to radically improve the practice of modern building management.

Integration of Management Platforms Enhances Building Performance
Buildings
Monday May 30 2016

Integration of Management Platforms Enhances Building Performance

Recent years have seen the emergence of a slew of new technologies for raising the efficiency and ease of operation of the modern world's built environments...

How the Cloud Can Help Manage Multi-site Facilities
Buildings
Friday March 18 2016

How the Cloud Can Help Manage Multi-site Facilities

In a perfect world, facilities managers would always choose to optimise building performance.