Facilities managers are becoming increasingly savvy in their asset management, turning to data and software to manage their buildings and equipment, our 2017 APAC FM Software Survey has found.
Integrating CAFM with other systems brings far-reaching and powerful benefits and now is firmly on the agenda for the FM industry.
Asia Pacific FM Software Survey 2016 / 17: New research shows that facility management is set to grow over the next 12 months, with technology as the driving force...
Following last week’s article on automation and robotics, SWG presents a wider picture of technology in FM using research from our global FM software surveys.
The FM industry is gearing up towards automation and integrated systems, but what does this mean for employment and service?
Self-Service - how mobile devices, public computers and kiosks can be easily implemented for effective FM and improved customer experience.
Is technology just another fad, unlikely to deliver long term sustainable benefits? Samantha Fuller, General Manager of SWG Asia Pacific took to the stage to debate this question.
Service Works releases some emerging trends from the FM Software Survey in advance of the full analysis.
It is proven that FM software manages a facility more effectively than a spreadsheet, but how difficult is it to transition between the two systems?
Often New Year Resolutions are broken within a month, but we look at how facilities managers can keep theirs through 2017 and beyond.
Using a CAFM system manages the complex data attached to each asset, and advancements in technology have complimented this to make asset management even easier.
The influx of new technology means FMs need, more than ever, to stay informed through research and peer-review.
Workplace is high on the facilities management agenda, but what about outside of the building? SWG looks at nanotechnology developments in building materials and battery life.
The Internet of Things will revolutionise the FM industry, and SWG looks at how sensors and location-based technology can be used to do this.
How are wearables used in facilities management? Smartwatches, fitness trackers and even augmented reality are now all playing a part in the future of FM.
2017 will be a big year for smart technology in facilities management, powered by the rise of connectivity through the Internet of Things, or IoT.
How to find 'hidden' space for office moves, flexible work areas or hot desks in order to improve productivity and reduce unnecessary occupancy costs.
CAFM can generate ROI quickly through time, money and efficiency savings across the whole organisation - read on find out how.
Accidents may happen but the cost of not having complied to health and safety regulations is severe, so finding a system to manage this is imperative.
Many parallels can be drawn between The Great British Bake Off and facilities management - read on to find out more.
Top tips on using technology to improve maintenance scheduling, increasing work efficiency and reducing time lost to equipment breakdowns.
Manage work quality, deadlines and profitability using QFM's simple Resource Scheduler tool.
How to set up an asset register for more effective asset management, and how linking to a CAFM system can save time and money.
Many FMs stated managing and interpreting data is a key challenge for 2016, but using CAFM software can make this an easy, cost-effective process.
BIM is a topic that should be high on the agenda of many FMs, but is often misunderstood. What is BIM and what are the benefits?
Highlights and conclusion of FM Software Survey 2016 - how is technology affecting facilities management?
In the last of three new reports looking at the facilities management industry, SWG reveals top FM software trends for 2016, including mobile and use of self-service technology.
In the second of three reports researching the FM industry, Service Works investigates how CAFM software is used, its benefits and also compares usage of Excel and paper-based systems.
Following an industry-wide survey into how technology is affecting facilities management, SWG has released new research which investigates the position of the FM market in the UK and Ireland.
Following an industry wide survey investigating how technology is affecting facilities management, Service Works reveals the top business benefits of using a CAFM system.
A look at how the rise of mobile and remote access to CAFM systems has contributed to increased productivity in facilities management and organisations as a whole.
How to maintain productivity in the workplace during the summer heat using planned preventative maintenance strategies and automated asset monitoring.
Why visit SWG on stand N1300 at the Facilities Show? Five reasons why our industry-leading CAFM software is worth a look.
PPP contracts can bring great value, fostering a partnership approach between public and private sector. Service Works looks into factors to ensure successful PPP contract.
The importance of careful planning cannot be emphasised strongly enough when choosing new facilities management software. SWG has produced a comprehensive, impartial guide to provide advice.
With space at a premium in many organisations, shared areas are high-value assets. Ensure these resources are used to maximum effect and save space, time and reputation.
How facilities management in hospitals is driving forward innovation to increase patient care, staff performance and meet SLAs.
Reduce your help desk's paperwork and improve its efficiency with QFM self-service FM software.
Education Focus: The Role of Estates and Facilities Management in a High Quality Teaching Environment
A look at the challenges of estates management in education, and how FM software can help keep your school, college or university competitive.
Over recent years, the Cloud has gained in popularity and become a more accepted method of computing. But how can the Cloud be used for facilities management?
What is CAFM? Read on to see what CAFM software does, and how it can benefit the facilities management in your business.
CAFM, IWMS, CMMS – meaningful facilities management technology terms or a jumble of letters? Read on for current trend analysis of acronyms in facilities management.