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3 important ways mobile technology makes facility management, facility condition assessments, and capital planning a whole lot easier

Information on demand when and where you need it? That's the top benefit of using mobile technology to access data that your facilities management team has collected about your organization's buildings and physical assets.

Demystifying Life Cycle Costing and Total Cost of Ownership

This week on the blog we're demystifying two of the more complex budgeting concepts in capital planning: Life Cycle Costing and Total Cost of Ownership.

Here's how facility management optimization delivers real value

Facility management involves so much more than simply managing buildings, infrastructure, and services—it is absolutely critical to the successful functioning of every organization, according to a recent IFMA report on strategic decision making.

3 smart summer maintenance tips for facilities

Yes, the COVID-19 pandemic is still a top concern, but it is also now officially summer!

Celebrating World FM Day!

From all of us at Intellis, Happy World FM Day! Today we celebrate facility management professionals worldwide!

Strategically Plan and Manage Your Campus Facilities during COVID and Beyond

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a staggering impact across the globe. Life has been disrupted as hundreds of thousands battle the disease and millions more do their part to flatten the curve. The American Higher Education industry has not been spared from COVID-19’s reach, as learning has moved online and the date when campuses will reopen seems uncertain.

We are here for you: Information and Resources about COVID-19 for Facilities Managers and Capital Planners

Things have dramatically changed in a matter of days for many. School closures, self-quarantine and tough decisions about cancel meetings and events. While these are not the easiest decisions, experts have recommended social distancing in order to help slowdown the spread of COVID-19 and "flatten the curve".

Protecting Students and Staff: Proactive measures that all K12 Schools and Universities can implement to help mitigate the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19)

As of Monday March 16 many public and private schools across the nation have now been closed. And the situation is continuing to change. School closures, self-quarantine, social distancing and tough decisions including cancelled meetings and other in-person events have become essential to help 'flatten the curve', slowing the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and helping to ensure that key healthcare facilities do not become overburdened. While these are not the easiest decisions, they can help slowdown the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). The health and safety of all of students and staff is always a top priority for K12 Schools as well as Colleges and Universities, and it is now more than ever in the wake of the evolving global situation around the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). We encourage everyone to listen to facts and not respond to fear, and we have provided a list of resources at the end of this article.

Stress-Free K12 Facility Management and Capital Planning?

It’s possible with Intellis.

How to be prepared for the next big wave of digital transformation in Facility Management

Digital transformation dominated the Facilities Management sector in 2019. When it comes to improvements around quality, production, and longevity of physical assets, digital transformation is an unfolding revolution that is set to continue throughout 2020. Here we discuss the top 5 Facility Management technology trends that you need to know about to be prepared for the next big wave of digital transformation.