MyData, YourData, PyData

Piramol Krishnan

July 24, 2019

Data has a better idea

'Is there coffee? Have you seen any coffee? Do you have coffee? WHERE IS THE COFFEE?’

These questions blaze through my mind as I enter the Tower Hotel’s suite, lining up to collect my badge and T-shirt. A sea of people donning the typical programmer apparel –T-shirts, hoodies and jeans—all wait to enter the conference rooms where the first tutorials of the day will begin.

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BMS Data and Deep Building Analytics

Colin Ma

July 16, 2019

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As more partners and clients approach us about more pro-active means to monitor the efficiency of buildings, let's look at how data from building management systems (BMS) can serve as the foundation for analysing buildings in deeper and more insightful ways.


IoT Platforms in Real Estate - Boon or Bane?

Benjamin Kott

June 18, 2019

This is a continuation of a previous blog featuring a critical look on current developments in the proptech industry, sparked by a recent visit to the Future: PropTech event.

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If I was ever going to shoot a futuristic movie, it would probably be called something along the lines of “Rise of the Platforms” (there goes any hope I may have ever held out for a successful movie making career, I know). The trend in the proptech industry is definitely to try to cover an increasing number of use cases and data domains, and platforms are the traditional “delivery mode” for this.


7 Key Lessons of Building Optimisation from Seven Years with Fabriq

Benjamin Kott

November 23, 2018

No-one said it would be easy. But did it have to be this hard? At least it’s hard AND fun at the same time.

Here are the seven lessons of building optimisation that we learned during the years since the founding of Fabriq - so you don't have to!


Data Quality - Time to health check your data feeds

Jack White

August 17, 2017

Good quality data is essential for monitoring and tracking energy and resource consumption. From a single site to large property portfolios, data is aggregated and collected from a variety of sources, including utilities, sub-meters, manual readings and internal systems. With advances in technology it is becoming easier to collect data, but the reliability and completeness of this information is often hidden unless advanced analysis is carried out on a frequent basis.


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