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2017 trends report technoLogy DigiTal-Driven Decision-Making We eaT, Sleep and live surrounded by, and interacting with technology. We use it to communicate, celebrate life's events, and work more efficiently. According to a 2016 Gartner Study, IT spending worldwide will top $3.5 trillion in 2016. a june 2016 data breach security report by ibm reported the total average cost to organizations, paid per data breach, increased from $6.53 million to $7.01 million in the last year. 18 I PROFESSIONAL RETAIL STORE MAINTENANCE I Technology is driving and has driven dramatic changes in facilities management and will continue to do so. From smartphones used to access networks and FM apps, to powerful tablets, laptops, the cloud, and the Internet of Things, the future of FM will follow a powerful digital pathway that promises more efficiency, more savings and a new perspective on FM operations. Five tech trends will impact Retail Facilities Management going forward. They include cybersecurity, mobile, augmented and virtual reality, the Internet of Things and the digital ceiling.

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of PRSM 2017 Trends Report

Executive Summary & Trends Overview
The FM of the Future – Strategic Leaders
Relationships Sell – Stop Selling and Be Successful!
Technology – Data-Driven Decision-Making
The Regulatory Tidal Wave Is Coming
Evolution of the Shopping Environment
Advertiser's Index

PRSM 2017 Trends Report