The Smart Office. Twenty-first century technology is changing our lives in ways we haven’t yet fully realized; the possibilities are mind boggling. Take the Modern Smart Office for example. According to the recent BusinessNewsDaily.com article The Smart Office: How Connected Tech is Redefining the Workplace by By Adam C. Uzialko, “The idea behind the responsive workplace is to unify operations under one system and empower that system with machine-learning capabilities. By doing so, businesses can get more out of their employees while keeping them happier, as well as analyze a vast amount of data to make more informed business decisions.
“A smart office will be a tech-heavy office that will leverage technology to automate routine and everyday tasks to really optimize how we do work,” said Luka Birsa, co-founder and chief technical officer of Visionect, a digital-signage company. “Smart offices will boost productivity by freeing up employee time to do real work — the work technology can’t do.”
Here are just a few examples of what a smart office might include:
- Internet of things:“IoT will definitely be involved in the smart office,” said Lou Reinisch, associate provost at the New York Institute of Technology. “Smart lights, thermostats, virtual reality cameras, virtual reality speakers, etc. are all instrumental to the smart office.”
- Machine learning:Machine intelligence is also showing up in fields like knowledge and management,” Hyers said. “Think about how powerful it is for a computer to be able to tell you the best person to speak with about a particular feature in your company’s product suite. The new workplace should be like a gym that has all of the equipment that you could never have at home, but instead of exercise, the workplace…….READ MOREIs your office due for some modernization? If so, please visit our 2017 catalogs page or simply request a catalog via mail by clicking here.