It is a wise warning that we often forget. Where do your building analytics come from…a trusted, independent source, or is the fox in the henhouse? Many building owners and facility teams may unwittingly be putting a fox in their building performance data as more equipment and service vendors offer analytics as a tacked on service. Before you accept their claims, here are a few questions to ask yourself.
Building data analytics can help building teams maximize ROI by lifting the fog off of information needed to get the most from mechanical and controls providers, warranties and service contracts. The direct impacts of this transparency for each building in a portfolio include improved comfort, extended asset life and reduced energy spend.