This IDC Energy Insights report provides an overview of the Smart Building analytics and data management market landscape to aid end users in identifying the solution characteristics and capabilities necessary to achieve their particular business objectives.
The availability of integrated building automation and information technology solutions, or Smart Building technologies, is transforming the facilities management industry. Analytics and data management solutions are vital tools for making the data associated with increasingly instrumented and controlled equipment understandable and actionable. According to Casey Talon, senior analyst, IDC Energy Insights, "Investing in an analytics and data management solution is a cost-effective action that supports the transformation of a facility into a Smart Building as an integral tool for achieving building optimization."
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