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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 | 01/11/2018
From a “Smart” Building to a Learning Building; establish your use and business case!

The Internet of Things and Smart Buildings provide us with an enormous potential of use cases. However, what is their real value? 

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Blogs | 11/16/2017
Why technology is not just a ‘driver’ of change in the workplace, but also an ‘enabler’

Drawing up a workplace strategy must be a shared responsibility between real estate, facility, HR and IT managers. 

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Blogs | 11/09/2017
Why real estate and facility managers need a more in-depth approach to geographical diversity

The geographical location where people live and work helps to determine the way they regard technological and work changes. 

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Blogs | 03/09/2017
How new lease accounting standards will impact your business

There will be many changes in lease accounting beginning in 2019. How will the new lease accounting standards impact your business? 

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Blogs | 03/02/2017
Will you be ready for the new lease accounting standards?

There will be many changes in lease accounting beginning in 2019. What is lease accounting? And what exactly is going to change? 

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Blogs | 02/16/2017
BIM: Big Information Mess?

Because of its complexity, BIM technology has yet to be widely adopted, but industries such as facility management are starting to see its great potential. 

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Blogs | 02/09/2017
Are you ready for the Internet of Money?

Major technological advances, such as programmable, digital currencies; smart, self-executing and self-enforcing contracts; and ownerless block chain ledgers are all changing the way we look at money, and in turn, changing the way we conduct business. All industries will be affected by this new layer of the internet, often called the Internet of Money or the Internet of Value, but none has more potential to be transformed than real estate. 

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Blogs | 02/02/2017
Who should own the Building Internet of Things?

As more IoT-related responsibilities arise and mature, so does the need for a new role that blends IT and Facility Management to manage them. 

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Blogs | 01/26/2017
Don’t invest blindly in building expansion

Universities often struggle with the topic of space as it relates to the increasing number of students. So, how can they optimize the occupancy of the available space and facilities? 

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Blogs | 01/12/2017
Point Solution or Integrated Solution | Four different perspectives

Different challenges need different software solutions. Which perspective fits you best and suits your long term goals? 

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Blogs | 12/22/2016
Point Solutions or Integrated Solution - Important differences

There are many strengths and weaknesses to consider when determining if an integrated solution or several point solutions are the right fit. 

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Blogs | 10/27/2016
How my own car shows IoT is fulfilling its promise

The promise and benefits of IoT for facility management draws a parallel to the benefits of self-reporting cars that can indicate when they service. 

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