This blog explains how Integrated Workplace Management Systems (IWMS) have developed in recent years, the changing benefits of an IWMS over time, and what the evolution of an IWMS means for smart building technology today.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 | 11/28/2019
How do organizations deploy an IWMS?
In the IWMS Buyers Guide, Verdantix identified three common paths that organizations take when looking to deploy an IWMS. In this blogpost, Geert-Jan will briefly touch all three of them.Learn more
This blog explains the early days of CAFM and IWMS. The first generation of integrated solutions was considered a big step forward, but integration with buildings and smart building technology to the extent we see today was way beyond imagination.Learn more
Blogs | 05/28/2015
Self-service rather than the service desk, or the other way around?
One size does not fit all. Organizations must find the right mix of self-service and service desk offerings to optimize their core practices.Learn more
Blogs | 04/23/2015
Explicit focus on experience, made possible by implicit technologies
Technologies surrounding IoT, Big Data, and mobilization are opening up new possibilities for facility managers to improve hospitality initiatives.Learn more
Smartphones and mobile apps play an important role in modern facility management for completing work orders and maintenance management on-the-go.Learn more
Blogs | 04/02/2015
A merger is like a good marriage: it starts with getting to know each other
When organizations are facing a merger it's important to assess how internal HR, Finance, and IWMS processes run and how cultural differences fit together.Learn more