• By Lora Mays A company’s real estate and facilities portfolio serves as the second largest expense behind its people. Finding the right software solution to manage an organization’s facilities can provide a significant return on investment, helping facility management leaders improve efficiency and reduce costs. The most common solution in the market today is a computerized maintenance management system (CMMS). For organizations that are moving from a paper-based or manual system to a CMMS, finding the one that is the best fit can be challenging.