- Architosh Staff ([email protected])
- 1 June 2001
Q: Need for Mac Facility Management software
Architosh reader Ray Stockman has wrote to us about facility management software on the Macintosh platform:
"Facilitywiz.com appears to be gone since you reported on it in Mar. 2000. I'm doing research on facility management software but haven't found much for the Macintosh."
Facilitywiz.com isn't actually gone (perhaps their server was down) and they do offer a number of FM category software that is FileMaker Pro-based and hence cross-platform.
FM software is a category we have not spent too much time on in the past. Such software is used by architects, real estate professionals and in-house planners and administrators in large corporate, institutional and public agency workgroups. Some might consider it enterprise level software but the reason for its apparent weakness on the Mac platform is more likely due to a lack of demand. Nevertheless Facility Wizards does offer some compelling solutions on the Mac platform.
Do you need Mac-based FM Software?
If you are a professional on the Macintosh in need of facility management software or already use a Mac solution different than Facility Wizards then please write to us about it. We will share such information with the rest of the Mac community in a future report and develop a FM category in our Digital Practice Guide.
Thanks in advance.
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