If you’ve had an ear to the news or economists recently, you’ve heard we’re heading towards a downturn. While there are many ways to prepare for such a change, one often overlooked way is building operational expenses. OpEx is seen as sunk costs and unchangeable but, fortunately, that’s not true.
Comfortable people are more productive and there is no bigger building expense than unproductive occupants.
If you have gone to a real estate conference, read any commercial real estate articles or even opened an internet browser in the last year you have likely heard of Artificial Intelligence (which can be henceforth called AI without further explanation at this point I think). Experts in both the technology and property industries have created a steady amount of buzz content around how AI can and is changing how buildings are managed. There is talk of industry disruption and of failed businesses for those that didn’t invest in AI.
Today PointGuard announced that the PointGuard Platform™ now includes improved visualizations for equipment runtime.
There is a major problem in the way that the facilities industry makes its decisions about equipment replacement.
There is a joke about a mechanic that charged his customer ten thousand dollars to fix their car. On the invoice, the charges broke down to one penny for a screw and $9,999.99 for the labor to replace it. The customer, of course, questions the mechanic, “why does the labor cost so much, you only replaced one screw?!” The mechanic gives the same explanation that software engineers often have to: “I had to know which one to replace.”
We are very excited to showcase our latest corporate video giving you a look into who we are, what we do and most importantly why we do it.
Today, PointGuard announced the addition of new scatterplot data visualizations to the PointGuard Platform™.
Charlotte, NC – Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recognized Abundant Power Group as a financial ally goal achiever in the Better Buildings Challenge.
New data adds additional granularity to capital expenditure decisions.