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facilities management

The management of a user's computer installation by an outside organization. All operations including systems, programming and the datacenter can be performed by the facilities management organization on the user's premises.

Facilities management

A profession that encompasses multiple disciplines to ensure functionality of the built environment by integrating people, place, process, and technology.
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The SMART Facilities Management Solutions conference and exhibition aim to advance the integration of SMART solutions of the FM ecosystem into the entire value chain of social, transport, recreational and mission-critical facilities.
Deyaar Facilities Management has also moved into new premises in Business Bay.
Facilities management has continued to be reliant on borrowed management concepts on one hand, and on the result of building research on the other (Nutt, 1998).
As the boom in construction slows and the number of completed buildings increases, the facilities management industry is showing strong signs of growth and is eventually expected to surpass the construction industry itself.
Leading regional companies - such as etisalat - have established their own facilities management companies or divisions.
With an increasing amount of new build developments coming onto the market across the region, and the increasing trend in the region for building owners to outsource their facilities management needs, the regional facilities management industry is set to continue to grow and outstrip the construction industry.
The 'exhibition' taking place from February 5-7, 2018 will target the region's industry leaders offering solutions related to facilities management, commercial cleaning and machines, smart FM technology, etc.
In praise of the forthcoming standard, Stanley Mitchell, Chair of ISO/TC 267, the technical committee developing the standard, said: ISO 41001 will help to clarify the what as well as the why facilities management is a strategically important discipline to all organizations in the management, operation and maintenance of the workplace, its assets and operational efficiencies.
Knowledge Management through SIAT - Al Shirawi Facilities Management
Summary: Facilities management provider Emrill announced that it has won a five-year facilities management contract from Etihad Airways.

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