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Intellis Guide to Physical Asset Optimization: Unlocking the Power of Effective Facility Management

Optimizing physical asset management is critical to effectively managing facilities. But what exactly does physical asset optimization entail? In this beginner's guide, we'll demystify the concept and provide a comprehensive understanding of how it can transform your facility management practices.

Unlocking Efficiency: The Role of Software in Facility Management

Embracing technology in facility management is key to staying ahead. One essential tool in the facility manager's arsenal is software. This blog delves into the intricacies of the role of software in facilities management, highlighting the key benefits and explaining why it is a must-have for managers aiming to optimize operations.

Maximizing Sustainability: Overcoming Facility Capital Planning and Project Investment Challenges

Sustainability has emerged as a central concern for facilities executives worldwide. With businesses setting ambitious net-zero emissions targets and advancing ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) initiatives to combat climate change and foster resilient facility management and development, the pressure is to incorporate sustainable practices into facility capital planning and project investment. However, achieving these goals can be demanding, and organizations face significant challenges.

From Efficiency to Alignment: How Technology Transforms Facility Management and Capital Planning

In today's rapidly evolving world, how we manage and plan for facilities is experiencing a digital transformation driven by the power of technology. With the increasing demand for innovation in the built environment, facility managers face the challenge of managing efficiency, comfort, and sustainability within budget constraints. To meet these demands and overcome legacy systems, facility managers are embracing the benefits of technology, including occupant engagement, Artificial Intelligence (AI), the Internet of Things (IoT), automation, and other digital solutions.

Capital Investment vs Capital Planning: Essential Knowledge for Facilities Management

In facilities management, "capital investment" and "capital planning" are often used interchangeably, confusing FM professionals. While both concepts are crucial for maintaining and improving physical assets, they serve distinct purposes and should be approached differently to achieve long-term success.

Top 4 Advantages of Technology for Facility Capital Planning

As organizations grow and expand, so do their facility needs. From maintenance to upgrades, facility capital planning is crucial to ensure the necessary resources are in place to keep buildings and equipment in top shape. However, managing these needs manually can be daunting, which is where facility capital planning software comes in.

Addressing Aging Buildings: Balancing Preservation, Sustainability, and Economic Realities

Addressing Aging Buildings: Balancing Preservation, Sustainability, and Economic Realities Are aging buildings a ticking time bomb? This article explores the hidden challenges, innovative solutions, and the path to a sustainable future.

Intellis Beginner's Guide to Effective Capital Planning Solutions for Facility Managers

Welcome to our beginner's guide on facility capital planning solutions explicitly designed for facility managers. As a facility manager, you understand the importance of making informed decisions to manage your facility's assets and resources effectively. Capital planning plays a pivotal role in maximizing your budget, optimizing operations, and ensuring the long-term success of your facility.

Plan for Aging Buildings: Best Practices and Policies for Higher Education Facilities

Higher education facilities play a crucial role in shaping the future of our society. They provide students with a platform to learn, grow, and build their careers. However, maintaining these facilities can take time and effort, particularly regarding aging buildings.

Unlocking Success: The Importance of Accurate Data in Facilities Capital Plan Reporting

Why accurate data in facilities management and capital planning reporting is critical. In today's business environment, Facility Managers are burdened by assorted tools and systems they use daily, yet the reporting system is essential for an organization's success.