by Peter Costanzo
Director, IMAGINiT Facilities Management
As the world becomes more connected, I question the value of my blender communicating with my refrigerator. However, the ability to put sensors on old and new equipment and spaces in a portfolio gives facility managers the equivalent of a “Check Engine Light” and the ability to proactively manage issues staying ahead of problems, increasing customer satisfaction and reducing costs.
I recently came across a study published by Schneider which takes the hype out of IoT and presents some practical advice. While there is a form to fill out, the data in the study is worth providing your contact information for.