Explore three case studies around organizations using IWMS and how it helps them achieve improved efficiency, productivity, and cost savings.Learn more
A collection of thoughts and questions turned into blog posts
Planon regularly publishes blog posts on topics ranging from workplace management and compliance to the Internet of Things and Building Information Modelling. These quick reads are often educational, occasionally humorous, and always worth your time.
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Blogs | 05/07/2020
Keeping Our Buildings Healthy as We Recover
Buildings can’t catch COVID-19, but they may end up suffering from it. Neglect is a problem for buildings. They may not suffer wear and tear from humans during this time, but they remain subject to natural elements – wind, rain, freeze-thaw cycles – and to vandalism, break-ins and other malicious acts.Learn more
Blogs | 04/23/2020
How much value can an IWMS bring to your organization?
A prominent software approach to automate processes in real estate and facilities management is the use of an IWMS. In this blog we summarize its key advantages and explain how an IWMS contributes to achieving 5 strategic business objectives.Learn more
Blogs | 04/02/2020
What about your real estate and facilities software strategy?
Organizations often face a real challenge in determining the priorities for real estate and facilities software. This blog reveals the software strategies used by real estate and facility managers today as well as important questions to ask:Learn more
Blogs | 03/19/2020
How having a “smart workplace” can assist with talent retention
Organizations must be “smart” about equipping their offices and meeting spaces with the right technological tools to meet their employees’ expectations around technology.Learn more
Blogs | 03/12/2020
The impact of smart building technology on smart buildings
This blog discusses important upcoming corporate real estate and facility management trends that influence IWMS solutions. We’ll talk about future capabilities and the impact of the integration of an IWMS with smart building technology.Learn more
Blogs | 03/05/2020
Who will lead the Internet of Things charge within their buildings - Facility management or IT?
New generations of smart assets will have a major influence on the FM and IT profession as we know it today.Learn more
Blogs | 02/20/2020
Important stakeholders of the Campus of the Future
Students expect that the universities they attend will provide them with networking opportunities and pathways to collaboration with other students, universities, local communities, and employers. This means, universities must focus on the right stakeholders and constituencies for their students.Learn more
Blogs | 02/11/2020
Transforming Facilities Management into Infrastructure Management to Manage a Campus of the Future
Facilities management on a campus of the future goes beyond the management of physical buildings and assets. There is a blend of physical and digital infrastructure management that facilities management professionals must be prepared to tackle.Learn more
Blogs | 01/30/2020
From a Smart Building to a Learning Building; establish your use and business case!
What is the value of smart and learning buildings? For organizations and their Facility and Real Estate Managers, it is crucial to research what use cases are relevant and valuable to their organization.Learn more
Blogs | 01/23/2020
Campus Management Maturity Framework: Where are you in the journey to a smart campus?
Planon has developed a maturity framework for integrated campus management solutions that consists of these five levels: Initial, Managed, Defined, Measured, and Optimized. Campus managers can use this framework to help determine how their university compares with others.Learn more