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Using predictive maintenance for asset management efficiency

In my last blog I wrote about condition-based maintenance and how collecting data from assets can help improve the effectiveness of our asset management strategies. I’m sure everyone is aware of big data and analytics


Top five new features in IBM Maximo Anywhere 7.5.1

IBM Maximo Anywhere 7.5.1 was just released, and it contains important new capabilities that I will discuss in this blog post. These features show progress on the journey to providing a complete solution for


Speaker nominations for IBM Interconnect 2015 open now!

IBM Pulse is now IBM InterConnect IBM Pulse is now IBM InterConnect – The Premier Cloud Innovation Conference. We’re combining three of our most popular IBM conferences—Pulse, Impact and Innovate—into one of the most comprehensive


Two simple rules to keep your inventory optimized

Maximo Inventory Insights uses predictive inventory optimization to help organizations better manage inventory. As with any software solution, organizations should use Maximo Inventory Insights as part of a well-planned and structured approach to solve


Four industries the Internet of things will change forever

You won’t recognize the world once the Internet of Things revolutionizes these four industries: commerce, energy, transportation and agriculture. Robots and drones are at the forefront of this trend, but they make up only


How an EAM solution supports nuclear plant O&M

This post discusses some of the main features a nuclear enterprise asset management (EAM) solution provides to support best practices under the business side of asset life cycle management. The best practices I’m referring to


IBM Maximo Annual Conference 2014 – Sydney

Today we see the most progressive organizations transitioning to smarter and flexible infrastructures, transforming the way they manage their assets and facilities through the use of innovative technologies. IMAC 2014 is coming to Sydney for


How to add a Maximo field to an IBM Maximo Anywhere work list

Is there a specific field that is available by default in IBM Maximo Asset Management (in the Work Order Maximo business object—MBO) that you want to show in the work list (main screen) for


Advanced asset inventory analytics – simplified!

IBM Maximo Inventory Insights automatically optimizes parts and materials to reduce inventory costs and ensure availability for all enterprise asset types. This predictive inventory optimization helps to right-size the inventory to help reduce excess


Managing safety risks and uncertainties

In my last blog, I reviewed a recent whitepaper by David Berger titled  “The Value of Integrating Health, Safety and Environment Processes with Enterprise Asset Management“. The paper put forth evidence that Incident Management can