Maintenance Management (CMMS)

Manufacturing Maintenance Software: Benefits and Recommendations

If only manufacturing plants were like regular plants. Wouldn’t it be nice if all you had to do was put them in sunlight and pour water on them every day? Sadly, there’s a little more work involved in keeping a manufacturing operation running. From organizing maintenance workers to scheduling maintenance and handling work orders, there’s a lot that goes into the maintenance of a manufacturing facility. Luckily for maintenance managers, manufacturing maintenance software makes that job a lot easier.

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4 Tasks Maintenance Tracking Software Manages

“I’d much rather write things down on paper and organize them in huge piles than do it digitally,” said no one ever. In this day and age, we’re sure we don’t need to instill in you the importance of business software (because, you know, it’s pretty important). That’s why we’re not talking why you need certain types of software today. Instead, we’re highlighting the specific tasks you can manage by using maintenance tracking software.

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What is CMMS?

From WMS, ERP and HR to SCM, BI and CRM, the business software world is filled with acronyms. Believe us when we say that we know how you feel; sometimes it can be difficult to keep track of all the acronyms and what they all mean. With that being said, let’s take a look at one of those many software acronyms, and answer one simple question: what is CMMS?

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Facility Management Software Options: Deployments, Development Models and Vendors

Of the many assets every business owns — from servers to vehicles to heavy machinery — one asset stands as the most important: the facility. The facility, after all, is where all of your operations happen. Therefore, it needs to be well taken care of to keep everything running smoothly. In order to ensure that this happens, businesses turn to facility management software.

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IBM Maximo vs SAP

Why doesn’t asset management get any love in mainstream media? Yeah, we know, equipment maintenance and predictive modeling isn’t exactly a “sexy” topic for your average consumer. But for businesses with equipment to manage, asset management is a lifesaver. And how do they stay on top of it? With an enterprise asset management (EAM) solution.

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Integrating Handheld Devices with Mobile CMMS

Considering a new CMMS or EAM is an exciting time in any organization. The right system can open up a world of advanced possibilities. But a transition also presents many potential pitfalls. One of the most frequent missteps is not optimally integrating mobile technology.  It’s critical to recognize how enmeshed technology is in your organization, and what that means for your department.

Lisa BagadiaIntegrating Handheld Devices with Mobile CMMS
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Customer Onboarding – A Critical Part of CMMS Success

If you’ve started the process of adding a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) to your operation, then you already know that it involves much more than a financial investment.  It also requires a commitment to the time and energy needed to ensure that the system does what it’s designed to do. What needs to be understood is that any CMMS on its own, no matter how many bells and whistles it has, won’t perform to its potential unless the users understand its purpose, value and method of operation. Without consistent and appropriate user involvement, a CMMS runs the risk of falling short of its intended mark.

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Open-Source CMMS: Is It Worth It?

Companies looking for computerized maintenance management software, or “CMMS,” can face some significant decisions — this type of enterprise software resource can be tremendously valuable and save enormous amounts of time, effort and money. At the same time, there are a lot of options to choose from, and not all of them provide the same results.

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The Future of Facilities Management: AI, Robots, and Outer Space

The importance of facilities management has increased exponentially over the last decade, as businesses start to understand the true impact of the environment. Gone are the days when management teams were responsible for little more than checking boxes and ticking off safety requirements. Now, the role is heavily integrated with enterprise asset management (EAM) processes.

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