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ARCHIBUS Inc. Wins The 2014 Tops in Technology Award for Facilities Management Software from Commercial Property Executive

August 18, 2014 — Boston, Massachusetts, USA

ARCHIBUS Inc., the #1 software developer in the world for real estate, infrastructure, and facilities management, has been awarded The 2014 Tops in Technology Award by Commercial Property Executive (CPE) magazine.

ARCHIBUS, according to the publication’s editors, was among the companies that stood out in the facilities management category for “their ability to provide flexible customization, competitive pricing and the most innovative solutions, all backed by superior customer service.”

Writing about the award winners, CPE editor Dan Waldman states that “the companies here are the ones that have been rated highest by our readers, so please keep this list as your reference.”

ARCHIBUS Research & Development efforts, by far the largest and most extensive in the industry, are guided by input from more than 7 million ARCHIBUS users at more than 44,000 customer sites. Organizations using ARCHIBUS continue to report real estate, infrastructure, and facilities-related cost savings as high as 34% and are subsequently encouraged to invest 5% of these savings into environmental sustainability initiatives making them remarkable global citizens.

ARCHIBUS addresses over 90 application areas and has seamless connectors to over 5,000 legacy systems and disruptive technologies. Some of the most rapid areas of growth within the ARCHIBUS portfolio of offerings include: the expansion of the ARCHIBUS Mobile Framework™; the ARCHIBUS Performance Metrics Framework™; and Enterprise Information Modeling with BIM 4.0™, which enable intelligent life-cycle asset management.   

“We are immensely gratified at receiving The 2014 Tops in Technology Award because we were chosen by readers of Commercial Property Executive who may include users of ARCHIBUS products or those who have heard positive things about us,” says Bruce Kenneth Forbes, IFMA Fellow and Founder/President and CEO of ARCHIBUS. 

“For over 34 years, the members of the ARCHIBUS Federated Eco-System have enabled ARCHIBUS to be the #1 real estate, infrastructure, and facilities management software and services offering in the world, dominating the industry with over 94% of the CAFM / CIFM/ IWMS / TIFM / UIFM global markets,” says Forbes. “ARCHIBUS products and services are a living testimony to the successes of our Community, which includes over 4,200 ARCHIBUS Professionals and over 1,700 ARCHIBUS Business Partners whose knowledgeable staffs provide local support in over 190 countries.  Today, ARCHIBUS users manage over 18 million ARCHIBUS-supported ‘smart’ and ‘intelligent’ buildings and properties. Our profession, citizens of the world, and I are indebted to these individuals who have been pioneers and visionaries and make the world a better and more environmentally-sensitive place.  I offer a special thank you to Mr. Waldman and his colleagues for acknowledging ARCHIBUS and the efforts of the professionals within the ARCHIBUS Federated Eco-System.”

About ARCHIBUS, Inc. and the ARCHIBUS Federated Eco-System

ARCHIBUS is the #1 solution in the world for real estate, infrastructure and facilities management. For more than 34 years, ARCHIBUS innovations have fostered intuitive business transformation and optimized intelligent asset life-cycle management. With ARCHIBUS, organizations can use a single, comprehensive, integrated solution to make informed strategic decisions that optimize return-on-investment, lower asset lifecycle costs, increase enterprise-wide productivity and profitability and create world-class value. Each year, ARCHIBUS users save their organizations over $100 billion.

The ARCHIBUS Federated Eco-System is the largest of its kind in the world and currently includes: over 7,000,000 ARCHIBUS users who manage over 18 million buildings and properties; over 1,700 ARCHIBUS Business Partners that provide cost-effective/value-driven community, local, regional, national, international, and global support worldwide in over 190 countries and more than 32 languages; and, over 161 ARCHIBUS and ARCHIBUS Solution Center Offices with over 4,200 ARCHIBUS Professionals. Organizations who utilize ARCHIBUS report real estate, infrastructure and facilities-related cost savings as high as 34%.  

Some of the recent awards and acknowledgments of ARCHIBUS dominance as the leading solution in the world for real estate, infrastructure and facilities management include:  Software Magazine ranked ARCHIBUS as a Top 60 Software and Services Company in the World with annual expenditures for ARCHIBUS products and services exceeding $2.3 Billion (USD); Gartner Group cited ARCHIBUS, for the sixth time in a row, as a "Leader" in their Gartner Magic Quadrant for IWMS; and, Commercial Property Executive awarded ARCHIBUS its Tops in Technology Award for Facilities Management Software. Also, CIO Review(The Navigator for Enterprise Solutions) recently included ARCHIBUS as one of the “20 Most Promising Tech Solution & Consulting Providers for Public Sector.”

ARCHIBUS, Inc. is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. Since 1974, the Founders have been visionaries and pioneers for computer-aided real estate, infrastructure and facilities management technologies. In addition to developing and supporting the #1 real estate, infrastructure and facilities management product and services offerings in the world, ARCHIBUS is #1 in the industry for customer loyalty with a remarkable customer retention rate of over 96.4%.