30th September, 2015 — The world is changing when it comes to information in facilities management. For the first time in the industry, several critical advances are converging. The questions moving to the forefront have become, “What’s Happening, What Does it All Mean and Where are We Going?” While the topic is information, the issues and influences are core to the business of IFM. You can access the entire white paper at this link: OSCRE Whitepaper Sep 2015.
10th September, 2015 — Are you interested in learning how OSCRE Standards can improve data quality and data transfer, and your organization’s performance? Access the playback and slide deck of this webinar to learn:
31st July, 2015 — In a maturing outsourcing market, information and outsourcing strategies are being developed in unison. At an inaugural event in London last month hosted by Deloitte, attendees from leading companies representing the main industry stakeholders shared their experiences on which strategies they are implementing and why. “This is especially pertinent to OSCRE,” says Ian Cameron, OSCRE’s Chief Innovation Officer, “since information exchange and integration is central to both information and outsourcing strategies.”
23rd June, 2015 – Consolidation. It’s a word that can best describe the current market activity in our industry with new mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures announced nearly every day. One of the biggest challenges these companies will face? Effectively combining multiple data platforms that don’t communicate with each other – it can have a significant negative impact on internal data quality, data collection processes and client services.
9th June, 2015 – Lisa Stanley, CEO, OSCRE gets interviewed at Realcomm regarding current and future uses of data standards.
28th May, 2015 – My first post on Real Street Tech, “Big Data: Big Opportunities For CRE,” looked at how data analytics can align the CRE function with the company’s business goals. In global corporate real estate, outsourcing strategies and management information (MI) strategies are being solved together.
Here are five questions to ask your service partners about how they approach information management as part of their business relationship with you.
18 May, 2015 - Commercial real estate executives today are besieged by data. Technology has fueled industry innovation, providing immediate access to critical information about every aspect of real estate properties. The power of that data can be incredible. The problem? Making sense of it all in a cohesive manner.
London, 1 April, 2015 - Sharing portfolio information between organizations has become much simpler with the release of the updated Portfolio Information Exchange Standard (PIE-X). Whether you are expanding your real estate investment portfolio, changing service providers, acquiring or divesting properties, or supporting the management of real estate information, the PIE-X standard will expedite the exchange of real estate portfolio information between you and your partnering organization.