ERIC Number: EJ554087
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Trends in Facility Management Technology: The Emergence of the Internet, GIS, and Facility Assessment Decision Support.
Facilities Manager, v13 n5 p32-33,37,39,41 Sep-Oct 1997
Reports research on trends in computer-aided facilities management using the Internet and geographic information system (GIS) technology for space utilization research. Proposes that facility assessment software holds promise for supporting facility management decision making, and outlines four areas for its use: inventory; evaluation; reporting; and ongoing facilities management. Examples of its use are provided. (MSE)
Descriptors: Campus Planning, College Planning, Computer Oriented Programs, Computer Software, Computer Uses in Education, Decision Making, Educational Change, Educational Trends, Facilities Management, Facility Utilization Research, Futures (of Society), Higher Education, Information Technology, Internet, Management Information Systems, Space Utilization, Technological Advancement, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "The Campus of the Future: New Grounds for Learning."