Reduces the amount of time and expertise needed to optimize building parameters
September 4, 2015
A set of automated calibration techniques for tuning residential and commercial building energy efficiency software models to match measured data is now available as open source code. The Autotune code, developed at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), is available on GitHub.
Dexter + Chaney, providers of Spectrum® Construction Software, has announced that business partner and Spectrum reseller OnPoint Software Consulting Inc. has expanded its operations. Consultant Tom Cofer has joined OnPoint as a partner, and the company will add Louisiana and northern Texas to its territory.
Employee turnover exists at most organizations — big, small, public, or private — and the type of turnover can be a combination of involuntary or voluntary, healthy or unhealthy. Reducing employee turnover requires management to analyze the root causes of turnover.
I’ve been lucky in my life to have mostly been shielded from the evils of fraud, theft, and other criminal mishaps that happen daily. Until now. I learned, much to my dismay, that my wife’s social security number was stolen sometime last year, and, since then, our lives have been turned upside down.
It provides information that service businesses need to understand their sales pipeline
August 13, 2015
HindSite Software, a supplier of field service software, has announced the release of HindSite Sales Manager, a field service sales add-on. The company said Sales Manager helps service businesses manage sales opportunities by delivering information they can use to understand where sales stand, helping them to improve sales.
Incident Tracker automatically generates OSHA 300, 300a, and 301 forms
August 11, 2015
BLR® – Business & Legal Resources, a provider of workplace safety and other services, has announced the launch of Incident Tracker, a new service designed to give subscribers affordable incident tracking for Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) compliance.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is becoming a widely recognized option in the residential HVAC market, and while the residential market garners many of the headlines, the commercial IoT market is taking shape, as well.
ACQuotePro is a retail-ready solution for HVAC contractors. The program assists the dealer in merchandising their products into solutions the consumer can easily choose — from the low end to the high end.
Businesses who use the software receive the best rate possible on credit card processing
August 5, 2015
RazorSync, a provider of cloud-based desktop and mobile software, has announced an upgrade to its software which the company said makes it easy for field service businesses to create invoices and accept credit card payments on the jobsite using their mobile phone or tablet.
It’s no secret today’s customers are demanding more convenience than ever before. And, as consumer expectations and technology keep shifting, HVAC contractors are seeing a rise in the importance of online scheduling.