Smart Buildings, Portfolios and Cities

Jan 20, 2012 11:00 AM ET

Jones Lang LaSalle Green Blog

By Dan Probst, Energy and Sustainability Services, Jones Lang LaSalle

Buildings with smart systems can identify, diagnose and often correct potential issues without human involvement, saving energy and extending equipment life as well as reducing facility labor costs. 2011 saw the advent of two big steps forward for smart technology in buildings: 1) corporate portfolio-wide systems, and 2) cloud-based systems.

These innovations enable...