IDC MarketScape names IBM a Leader in SaaS and Cloud-Enabled EAM Applications

Written by Brendan Crotty | June 21, 2019 | Asset Management, SaaS

In their recent report, IDC MarketScape: SaaS and Cloud-Enabled Asset-Intensive EAM Applications, IDC indicated that innovation played an important role in their assessments of 11 prominent EAM providers. In this area of innovation, IBM excelled. ...read more


The forecast for scheduling is about to get brighter

Written by Brendan Crotty | October 18, 2016 | Blog, Buildings, Cities

IBM has launched Maximo Scheduler Plus, an advanced work management solution that gives businesses the tools they need to manage both their field workforce and complex projects like shutdowns, outages and turnarounds. Scheduler Plus can help you optimize work schedules using real-time weather forecast data, letting you schedule maintenance and service workers more efficiently. Schedulers ...read more


Celebrating 10 years of IBM’s dominance in enterprise asset management

Written by Brendan Crotty | October 12, 2016 | Blog

October 5th marked the 10-year anniversary of IBM’s acquisition of MRO Software, and it’s natural to reflect on how much Maximo has evolved over the years and celebrate some of our accomplishments.  But it’s equally exciting to think about what the future holds. At the time of the acquisition, IBM was building out a world-class ...read more


Are you efficiently scheduling your maintenance and service work?

Written by Brendan Crotty | October 11, 2016 | Blog

Today, even advanced businesses are falling short when it comes to scheduling their workers’ time — arguably their most precious resource. Planning and scheduling often still take place on post-it notes and in Excel spreadsheets, with work often divided up by supervisors based on gut feel. Important factors such as weather or traffic are rarely ...read more