enterprise asset management

Find out how your asset management stacks up at the IoT Exchange

Written by Bruce D Baron and Jason Spaulding | March 11, 2019 | Asset Management, Events, Manufacturing

Most of us like to know how we’re performing relative to others who are doing the same job. We hope that maybe we’re doing a little bit better than they are. And, if we’re not, we want to figure out how to up our game—quickly. If you’re not achieving the asset management results we’re about ...read more


How UCSF Health is putting patients first with facilities management

Written by Bruce D Baron | November 6, 2018 | Asset Management, Buildings

If buildings are getting smarter, then medical facilities have to be brilliant. That’s why University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Health is working with IBM Maximo to create cutting-edge health facilities that aim to keep the patient care environment safe. It started when UCSF Health and IBM partnered to optimize the management of existing health ...read more


The struggle for data quality is real for asset and facilities management leaders

Written by Joe Lonjin | October 30, 2018 | Asset Management

Today’s facilities are swiftly moving towards a smarter ecosystem, with thousands of physical asset attributes to maintain and manage. To support this complex infrastructure, data management is crucial, and has conventionally been a major issue for higher education facilities. Without quality data management, organizations will struggle to define mission-critical information and achieve supported decision making. ...read more


IBM named a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Asset Management 2018

Written by Dr. Stephan Biller | October 15, 2018 | Asset Management

We are thrilled to share the results of this year’s Gartner Magic Quadrant (MQ) for Enterprise Asset Management (EAM)!  IBM positioned highest for ‘Ability to execute and furthest for ‘Completeness of Vision’.  This is a win IBM is extremely proud of, as we have invested heavily in innovations and research around Maximo in the last ...read more


Discover how to optimize assets with AI-powered technology

Written by Chris O'Connor | August 23, 2018 | Asset Management, Blog

Asset-intensive companies are struggling with aging infrastructure, an aging workforce, skills gaps and a lack of asset performance visibility. They need to balance asset cost, reliability and risk. In this video edition of Get Connected, Chris O’Connor discusses how businesses can address these pressing challenges. Watch and then learn how you can optimize your asset ...read more


Supercharging enterprise asset management with IoT and AI

Written by Dr. Stephan Biller | August 8, 2018 | Asset Management

MaximoWorld is here. From August 7-9, the 17th annual MaximoWorld is taking place at the Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort in the heart of Orlando, FL. At this exciting event, we are uniting with over 1,000 IBM Maximo users and partners to explore the impact that this 30+ year-old product has made on the world ...read more


Watson and AI-powered manufacturing dominate 2018

Written by Dr. Stephan Biller | April 19, 2018 | Manufacturing

As VP of Offering Management for IBM Watson IoT, I am often asked what Watson can do for manufacturing. As it happens, I had the chance to speak to Ralph Rio, of ARC Advisory Group about exactly this a few weeks ago at the ARC Industry Forum. The answer lies in artificial intelligence (AI). AI-powered solutions enable ...read more


What we THINK about: Enterprise Asset Management

Written by Kim Woodbury | February 15, 2018 | Asset Management, Conferences

It’s that time of year again. What time, you may be asking? The time of year to think about what new challenges you will take on and how you will execute them. To think about ways your business can innovate with new enterprise asset management (EAM) technologies. And, most importantly, to think of ways to ...read more


Understanding the ‘things’ in Internet of Things

Written by Bruce D Baron | January 24, 2018 | Asset Management, Platform

Last month I had the incredible pleasure of escaping the winter doldrums of the Northeast and heading to sunny Coconut Grove, Florida for the International Maintenance Conference (IMC).  This annual conference is a must-see event for asset managers, plant managers, and reliability engineers who keep the industrial infrastructure of the world going. One key theme of the event ...read more


IBM Named a leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for EAM

Written by Sarah Dudley | January 3, 2018 | Asset Management

We are pleased to announce that IBM was named a leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Asset Management Software. In a market that is very mature, it is exciting to be named a leader in this space. Leading in completeness of vision When IBM thinks about what it means to have a complete vision, ...read more


Cheat sheet: What has blockchain to do with the IoT?

Written by Jen Clark | December 14, 2017 | Business

Welcome to this week’s cheat sheet, your guide to the murky mysteries of IoT-related technologies. Our last installment explored the basics of blockchain: a digital ledger where transactions and contracts can be securely recorded and distributed. But what has blockchain to do with the IoT, and how does one help the other? Let’s find out. ...read more


IoT ruins movies: Jurassic Park

Written by Jen Clark | October 27, 2017 | Blog

Setting the scene After my recent forays into the world of IoT, I re-watched Jurassic Park with fresh eyes. Unlike many sci-fi films, whose tech-of-the-future projections seem to fall into two categories – space age teleportation or clunky displays and shiny silver suits – JP’s ‘futuristic’ tech is, well, achievable. Some of it is widely ...read more