Available and emerging information technologies hold the promise of enhancing the quality of federal workplaces; supporting worker productivity; improving capital asset management, programming, and decision making; reducing project delivery time; and changing how buildings are constructed and operated. Federal agencies, however, face a significant challenge in identifying technologies that will justify the investment of time, dollars, and resources, will have the flexibility to adapt to changing circumstances over the longer term, and will not be obsolete before they are deployed. To begin to address these challenges, the Federal Facilities Council (FFC) sponsored a symposium entitled qEmerging Information Technologies for Facilities Owners: Research and Practical Applicationsq at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, D.C., on October 19-20, 2000.Entering inventory data, CAD, and drawings could result in significant additional first-year costs. ... the example selected is Silicon Energy Corporation, a venture- capital-backed firm with headquarters in Alameda, California. ... The Silicon Energy software enables asset managers to answer such questions as: How closely does peak energy consumption ... is RELMS (Real Estate Lifecycle Management Services), a real estate application for property management, lease management, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Emerging Information Technologies for Facilities Owners:|
|Author||:||Federal Facilities Council Technical Report No. 144, National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Federal Facilities Council|
|Publisher||:||National Academies Press - 2001-10-25|