FED iFM

By Stephen R Hagan FAIA | A Flipboard about integrated facility management and life cycle facility data. http://FEDiFM.org launches 2015 as an owner driven initiative for the facility life cycle, #BIM, #GIS and more.

Data USA sets a new bar for informing the public through data visualizations

Data USA is live! The powerful open source data visualization platform was developed at the MIT Media Lab with funding and expertise provided by …

Data Visualization

Google’s DeepMind unit is developing software to improve, quicken, healthcare

Google’s DeepMind unit was founded to help solve some of societies biggest challenges. Google quickly realized how health, and the problems …

Biomechanics

Vint Cerf, hundreds of researchers, call on FCC to mandate open-source router firmware - ExtremeTech

By on October 15, 2015 at 3:28 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>The FCC is currently inviting …

Asset Leadership Network

Congratulations to University Health System (UHS) in San Antonio, Texas for their success in achieving ISO 55001 certification. UHS is the first …

Leadership

Registration

<b>Federal Leadership in Asset Management Policy Forum</b><p><b>National Academy of Sciences</b><p><b>2101 Constitution Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C.</b><p>Registration is now …

National Academy of Sciences

The Innovation Ecosystem For The Future Of Work

Over the past few weeks I’ve been exploring five innovation models that organizations can implement. However all of these are part of one innovation ecosystem that organizations must create if they want to be able to stay relevant and compete in this rapidly changing world we are seeing. The best …

Innovation

A Brief History of Open Source Code

Learn about the last 20 years of collaborative software development, language relationships, and the current state of the art with A Brief History of …

Data Visualization

Home - Cita

MEMBERS<p>Attend CitA’s Digital Transition Series to hear about NBC's first digital strategy for Ireland's Construction Industry [...]<p><b>READ …

Construction Industry

Augmented Maintenance Manuals

As the information age matures and the knowledge economy grows the use of augmented reality rises too. The article linked below describes the use of …

Leveraging BIM In Facility Management

Home » Archive » Topics » Construction & Retrofits » <b>Three Tips For Leveraging BIM In Facility Management</b><p><b>By Peter Costanzo</b><p>Many owners are leveraging …

Project Management

Apple’s planned iOS 9 ‘Home’ app uses virtual rooms to manage HomeKit accessories

Apple’s plan to manage upcoming HomeKit-compatible accessories could revolve around a new iOS app called “Home,” according to sources familiar with the app. Introduced at last year’s Worldwide Developers Conference, HomeKit is an Apple initiative designed to encourage accessory makers to integrate …

Home Automation

New mini-website launched for the NBS BIM Object Standard

At BIM Show Live this week, Drew Wiggett, Chris Vickers and Ian Chapman from NBS all presented the latest developments around the NBS BIM Object …

What is NBS National BIM Library?

Engineering

Global City Teams Challenge

Internet of Things (IoT) and Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) involve connecting smart devices and systems—in diverse sectors such as transportation, …

Internet of Things

Tech Jam

You are invited! February 11, 2014 The SmartAmerica Challenge is bringing together organizations with cyber-physical systems (CPS) technology, …

Cybersecurity

2015 AIA TAP Building Connections Congress (with images, tweets) · isabella_rosse

Optimizing Health Care With Big Data

For big data enthusiasts, healthcare is a goldmine for disruption. Right from the patient demographic data to their medical reports, the recommended …

Apple Emerges As A Promising Internet Of Things Platform At CES 2015

The whole “Internet of Things” theme reached a fever pitch at this year’s CES in Las Vegas. Many of the big tech players are trying to become the platform for how to connect together the growing list of devices with wireless technology inside of them–everything from your car to your …

Home Automation

The FTC Warns Internet Of Things Businesses To Bake In Privacy And Security

The FTC has raised concerns about the complexity and privacy risks posed by the rise of an Internet of Things, with some 25 billion connected objects predicted to be online in 2015, and so-called smart home devices predicted to number around 25 million this year.<p>Concerns about privacy could …

How the Internet of Things will change the world of FM

It is expected that in 2020, computers will be about 200 times faster than today, and will have memories 1,000 times as large. Computers and robots …

Google Maps API Integration Gets Python And Java Libraries

Google’s announced that it’s making it easier for developers to integrate Google Maps services into their apps. It’s been making them available through a JavaScript Maps API for some time but has now added Java and Python libraries.<p>The new Java and Python Google Maps libraries support the …

APIs

Samsung pledges over $100m to make an open 'internet of things' finally happen

CEO BK Yoon says the ‘internet of things’‘is no longer a pipe dream’ and promises to make all Samsung devices open to others<p>Samsung’s chief executive BK Yoon promised more than $100m in funding for developers and to create an open system to kickstart an ‘internet of things’ (IoT) revolution.<p>Samsung …

Facilities Conference: NFMT- Facilities Conference and Expo For Building And Maintenance Managers

NFMT 2018 • March 20-22, 2018 • Baltimore, MD<p><b>Make NFMT Your Story</b><p>Three days of education, a buzzing expo hall and networking opportunities. How will …

Sustainability

Google Using Machine Learning to Boost Data Center Efficiency

<b>Google</b> is using machine learning and artificial intelligence to wring even more efficiency out of its mighty data centers.<p>In a presentation today at …

Machine Learning