Entries by crowdcomfort

The Five Myths of Facility Management Software

Given that facilities management is such a rapidly changing industry, it’s no surprise that there are a lot of misconceptions out there. In the spirit of clearing some of these up, we’ve put together a list of the 5 most common myths about facility management software that we’ve come across—along with explanations for why they […]

Our 5 (other) favorite mobile apps that use crowdsourcing to increase efficiency

One of the most exciting trends in mobile technology is based off a pretty simple concept: when people use their smartphones to report stuff about their surrounding environment, everyone benefits. In CrowdComfort’s case, facility managers access aggregated maintenance and productivity reports from building occupants to reduce wasted time, lower costs, and improve service levels. We’re […]

How the “Internet of Things” is Changing Facility Management

Excellent insight from our CEO/Co-Founder Eric Graham, originally posted in Automated Buildings:  Our most reliable source of information around facilities is the occupants themselves Managing buildings today is getting increasingly complex. With space at a premium, increased utility costs, and higher occupant expectations, facility managers are under pressure to manage buildings more efficiently than ever […]