AkitaBox, (Madison) a location-based SaaS application, tracks what equipment, assets and
rooms are in a building, where they are located and provides information for preventative maintenance, repairs and capital planning. This helps to simplify knowledge transfer and reduce the risk of equipment failure when team members leave. To ensure information is accurate and accessible, AkitaBox tracks building plans and manuals from design to demolition. The cloud application combines data with locations to make it simple for building teams to search, share and track building maintenance and construction information from anywhere. By helping maintain these building plans, AkitaBox can reduce fees by up to 75 percent.
In 2017, AkitaBox moved to a larger office and signed three national partnerships that will quickly propel them into new markets. AkitaBox also won two national software awards in facility management and were named one of the 6 Biggest Tech company stories in Madison in 2017. They were also selected as the preferred software for the National BuyBoard Cooperative which is made up of schools in 15 states, potentially doubling