The Realcomm Advisory is an e-mail newsletter that highlights the newest technologies that specifically pertain to the commercial and corporate real estate industries. Learn what, where, why, and how these new technologies are being used and consider the impact they can have on your business. If you would like to submit an article for publication in the Realcomm Advisory please contact Cheri Parr.
Congratulations to Our 2018 Digie Award Winners!
June 21, 2018
Following are the 2018 Digie Award winners:
REALCOMMBEST USE OF AUTOMATION
Property/Facility Management: Morguard Successfully rolled out a new property management platform for full international, single-database, mixed-use portfolio
One of the largest companies to ever achieve a full suite of commercial and multifamily ancillary modules in the same environment
Demonstrated operational e...
Software is Eating the World – Get Your Piece of the Pie
June 21, 2018
When it comes to technology, commercial real estate is sometimes the last real estate sector to the table and the slowest to adopt. But the excuses are getting fewer and the value has become harder to ignore. Anant Yardi, founder and owner of Santa Barbara-based Yardi, explained in a recent general session presentation, "For me, change is incremental. It’s not always disruptive. Change is somethin...
Acknowledging the Visionaries in our Community:
Realcomm Lifetime Achievement Award
June 14, 2018
The criteria for this honor includes: 1) A career span of 20+ YEARS focused on Real Estate, Technology or Real Estate Technology; 2) Have demonstrated a clear VISION on how technology would strategically impact the industry; 3) Have consistently SHARED their time and experience with the community; 4) Willing to take significant RISKS in the name of innovation; and 5) Have made a definite positive...
Technology Leaders in The Age of Acceleration: Chandra Dhandapani, CBRE
June 8, 2018
What major technology projects were you involved with last year?
In partnership with our Head of Strategy, I led a comprehensive strategy exercise across our lines of business and our three regions, Americas, EMEA and APAC on potential risks and opportunities due to digital innovation. We concluded that for CBRE, digitally enabled opportunities significantly exceed disruption risk. This resulted...
Lighting Control Systems
June 8, 2018
Eaton’s LED lighting portfolio includes integrated sensors providing occupancy, daylighting and RTLS capabilities within each luminaire installed. The software systems that support these smart luminaires include capabilities for companies to better manage their spaces with space utilization, motion tracking, wayfinding and asset tracking.
Eaton who was recently named one of the leading influ...
Realcomm | IBcon 2018 Digie Award Finalists Announced!
May 31, 2018
Commercial, corporate, government and institutional real estate involve an inordinate amount of information, systems and business processes to operate the business. This data intensive, manual, mostly disconnected environment provides the perfect opportunity to radically transform how we do our business. For this reason, we continue to recognize those who are leading the charge for a more efficien...
RealcommEDGE Magazine: Conference Edition
May 23, 2018
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The RealcommEDGE magazine is the only publication focused exclusively on technology, automation and innovation for the Commercial and Corporate Real Estate and Facilities industry. It provides readers with astute analysis and world-class case studies demonstrating the best use of technology for the industry.
COVER STORY: Technology Leaders in the Age of Acceleration
Blockchain Technology is Coming: Is the World of Real Estate Ready?
May 16, 2018
A Blockchain is a type of distributed ledger. This means that every participant has his or her own copy of the ledger and there is no central record of account. Once recorded, ledger transactions cannot be altered and every copy of the ledger is identical across the network. The network and all constituent parts act as a database that records transactions – generating an immutable audit trail for ...