Technology

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A look at how to deploy irrigation system design software on a project and advice to contractors interested in using software on projects.
help-wanted
One of the most significant challenges for landscape irrigation contractors is to recruit and onboard staff.
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The FCC has announced the launch of a voluntary cybersecurity labeling program designed to enhance the security of wireless IoT products.  
Pipeline-look-ahead
What does 2024 look like and how can the irrigation industry prepare? I believe 2024 might reflect more of what we now accept as “normal.”
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The fundamentals of design for commercial and residential landscape lighting projects are similar, but the nuances are distinct.
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The right software platform can streamline operations, boost productivity, grow the customer base and strengthen client relationships.
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With the right approach and information, irrigation audits translate to a savings of both dollars and natural resources.
Management-vs-maintenance
Proactive system maintenance can yield significantly better results for clients than reactionary system maintenance.
Sept23-Lighting-Install
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A project that encompassed multiple elements, used 76 fixtures but 110 feet of low-voltage linear strip lighting made the project pop.
Sept23-Hydraulics
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Hydraulics and irrigation systems go hand in hand, and you simply can’t have a functioning irrigation system without hydraulics.