Insights

Casting a critical eye over cloud adoption   

Chris Jackson, Chief Product and Technology Officer at Six Degrees, offers his thoughts on cloud strategies and the pressing nature of aligning them with Digital Transformation goals.   The rush to the cloud continues at an unrelenting pace. The...

Tactics to slash embodied carbon in MEP equipment for greener buildings 

Join us as we delve into the world of sustainable building practices with Dr Anastasia Mylona, Technical Director, CIBSE. In this exclusive interview, she sheds light on the critical issue of embodied carbon in MEP equipment and shares insights into...

Unleashing ‘tomorrow’s gold’: Creating competitive advantage through data-driven insights 

Ketan Patel, Group Chief Information Officer, at facilities management company OCS, tells us how technology plays a pivotal role making people and places the best they can be. He dives into how data drives insights into effective operations telling us:...

Navigating climate challenges: Hexagon’s digital twin solution for resilient cities 

Delve into insights from Mattias Tidebrink, SVP, APAC, Hexagon’s Safety, Infrastructure and Geospatial Division, as he discusses the collaborative efforts with Fujitsu to advance digital twin solutions for resilient urban environments.  Could you...

Getting to grips with the Biodiversity Net Gain DEFRA metric and the spatial risk multiplier 

With Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG) recently coming into law, it’s important that developers and associated parties get to grips with some of the technical elements of the legislation to successfully work through planning. In this article, Ian Hambleton,...

How can advancements in technology improve urban planning to create more inclusive communities for people with disabilities? 

I ask two experts how technology can support urban areas in enhancing their inclusivity and accessibility during the planning and design stage, beyond ticking legal boxes.   Accessible transportation  We have seen a slow adoption of...

Genetec: Physical security is ‘speeding towards the cloud’

The adoption of cloud for physical security is accelerating after a decade of gradual progress, the Genetec Global Press Summit 2024 heard. Presenting Genetec’s State of Physical Security 2024 report, Andrew Elvish, Vice President Marketing, Genetec,...

Nick Earle, CEO of Eseye 

We ask Nick Earle, CEO of Eseye, a world leader in IoT connectivity solutions, what makes him tick.  I was fortunate to be asked by two of Silicon Valley’s top CEOs, HP’s Carly Fiorina, and Cisco’s John Chambers, to build and...

Martin Huber, CEO of Amrax 

Join us for an exclusive interview with Martin Huber, CEO of Amrax, a Salzburg-based 3D modelling company and discover how Amrax’s Metaroom app revolutionises spatial design in the business landscape.  Could you share the origin story of Amrax,...

How a virtual view of design could help build a sustainable future 

Martin Huber, CEO and Co-founder of 3D modelling and spatial data company, Amrax, discusses how 3D visualisation can lead to more innovative and efficient building layouts.  November marked the first anniversary of the release of ChatGPT, an event...

What construction businesses can do to prepare their call networks

Simon Hochhauser, Founder and CEO at PiPcall, explores how construction businesses can improve working processes and boost productivity rates in 2024 with advanced mobile calling.  2024 is set to be a challenging year for the construction sector. But...

Procore: The future of the construction industry in 2024 and beyond 

BIM and GIS integration have significantly influenced the face of the construction industry. From being quick to embrace technology, adapting to changing times and investing in digitalisation, supply chain control and safety technology, tasks need to be...