One of the most frequently asked questions we hear from companies who are interested in Planon’s IWMS solution is: ‘How do we get it successfully implemented?’ In this blogpost, I share four tips with you to optimize your IWMS implementation.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 | 01/10/2019
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
Blogs | 12/20/2018
ERP software vs. IWMS: Do you know the differences?
Both ERP and IWMS solutions strive to reduce costs, integrate business processes, and increase the efficiency of these processes.Learn more
Blogs | 12/13/2018
ERP software vs. IWMS: best friends or worst enemies?
Integration between ERP and IWMS systems has become the new norm, both supplementing each other with valuable data exchange and cross-functional reporting.Learn more
Blogs | 11/29/2018
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?Learn more
Blogs | 09/06/2018
Services Director Karen Winter: “One trend I find heating up in Singapore is face recognition and all the possibilities it gives you for getting information or interacting with technology”
In this interview series about the future of technology and technology in Facility Management, we interviewed Karen Winter, Services Director for Asia. She was an early IT-adopter, would be lost without smartphones and her favourite tech city is Singapore.Learn more
Blogs | 08/30/2018
How insight into capacity utilization makes a sunny day on vacation give me flashbacks to working in the office
In this blog post we show the comparison between a ‘holiday around the swimming pool’ in Egypt and meeting rooms in the office.Learn more
Blogs | 08/16/2018
Get to know Planon’s Strategic Business Consultant David Karpook
In this interview series about the future of technology and technology in Facility Management, we interviewed David Karpook, Business Consultant for Planon North America. As David says: I’m excited every day about what I’m going to hear about and what I’m going to read about in terms of new innovations. So bring it on.’Learn more
Blogs | 04/19/2018
What do facility managers really want from the Internet of Things?
During our webinar on the Internet of Things and Smart Buildings, we asked how facility managers view this topic. We also discussed practical use-cases to help organisations get started. Learn more about these in this blog post.Learn more
Blogs | 04/12/2018
The Romance of Maintenance
Thanks to the Internet of Things, maintenance workers have now taken on the role of data scientists; and that makes this role perhaps the 'sexiest job of the 21st century'. A romantic thought.Learn more
Blogs | 03/29/2018
6 issues you can easily avoid by modernizing your maintenance operations
Are you still using manual processes for handling maintenance management? The following six issues can easily be avoided through digitalisation of your maintenance operations.Learn more
Blogs | 03/22/2018
Making Space the Case: Prioritizing Space Utilization for Real Estate and Facility Management in 2018
In its ‘Green Quadrant IWMS’ report, research firm Verdantix shares insights into the overall strategic priorities for real estate and facilities teams. One of the main priorities is Space Utilization, where Planon will share some thoughts on.Learn more