The COVID-19 pandemic shifted businesses in ways previously unimaginable. While many employees worldwide are still working remotely, and we begin returning to work at on-site locations, office life will look quite different. Many businesses turn to technology like smart office automation that utilizes the Internet of Things (IoT) to make workplaces safer and reduce costs, while companies rebuild lost revenue due to the pandemic.
Using IoT technology for a smart office means that there are many devices in an office connected to the IoT, which allows remote control of them. These devices work and collect data without human interaction. With smart technology, offices can be more efficient than ever before, allowing the automation of menial tasks to have more time to work on worthwhile projects. There are numerous ways to take advantage of smart office technology.