Check out the press release on the IFMA Website!

Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

The fruits of a multi-year collaboration between the IFMA IT Community and the computer-aided facility management (CAFM) working group of the German Facility Management Association (GEFMA) have produced an updated edition of the popular book, “The Facility Manager’s Guide to Information Technology.” The second edition is now available for purchase online via Amazon ( and Create Space (

Co-edited by Michael May, Ph.D., and Geoff Williams, FMP, an international team of more than 20 respected authors produced the book’s content, making this comprehensive subject and textbook an authoritative resource for the FM profession. This edition was pre-released at the Third Annual Technology Symposium, a collaborative effort between the Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter of IFMA and the North Texas Chapter of CoreNet, hosted at the Ericsson facility in Plano, Texas, USA, on Jan. 26, 2017. The editors also signed copies at the INservFM event in Frankfurt, Germany, on Feb. 21, 2017, and will ​hold a panel session on the book at the Facility Fusion Conference and Expo on April 6, 2017, in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

“I am very proud of the effort and dedication of all the authors contributing to this important work. It is truly a best practice resource guide.” said Ted Ritter, LEED AP, president and Strategic Advisory Group leader of the IT Community of IFMA.


Thanks to IFMA Houston!