IBM Maximo

MaximoWorld 2018: Did you remember to bring your Tupperware?

Written by Ray Miciek | September 4, 2018 | Asset Management

Ray Miciek, of Maximo Consultants Aquitas Solutions, shares his key takeaways from MaximoWorld 2018. MaximoWorld: The Asset Management industry’s best Pot Luck dinner With the latest MaximoWorld in the books, it’s is worth taking some time to reflect on the event. Recently, I described it as the Asset Management industry’s best Pot Luck dinner. A ...read more


Step up your asset management game with asset health insights

Written by Thomas Peterson | August 29, 2018 | Asset Management

Full of new ideas and cutting-edge technology, MaximoWorld was THE Maximo conference to visit in 2018. With more than 100 maintenance and reliability focused presentations, various Maximo user group meet-ups and an exciting vendor expo, the conference offered a wealth of information to anyone attending. The Price was Right at MaximoWorld In the months leading ...read more


Top 6 Maxi(Mo)ments from day two of MaximoWorld

Written by Sarah Dudley | August 8, 2018 | Asset Management

We’re officially in the swing of things at MaximoWorld 2018. In case you missed day one, we have all the highlights from the keynote and full day. As we kicked off day two, attendees were already anticipating a jam-packed schedule. Sessions, game shows, expo activities, and the MaxStock party were all top of mind today. ...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


Introducing an assistant to help all of your technicians perform like your best technician

Written by Dr. Stephan Biller | August 6, 2018 | AI Assistants, Asset Management

The face of maintenance across every industry is changing. Organizations are struggling with loss of talent, knowledge silos, aging infrastructure, and rising maintenance costs. Today, we are announcing the launch of IBM’s Equipment Maintenance Assistant, an assistant for factory and field service technicians. This will usher in a new era of maintenance productivity, turning every technician ...read more


Empowering reliability leaders with Maximo’s predictive analytics

Written by Bill Thompson | August 2, 2018 | Asset Management

Next week in Orlando, FL, over a thousand asset management professionals will come together at MaximoWorld. We predict that the hottest topic on the agenda will be around predictive maintenance. By adopting predictive analytics  to maintain your facility’s physical assets, your organization can see innumerable benefits. The greatest benefit is an increase in confidence around asset ...read more


Putting your asset data to use for condition-based maintenance

Written by Adam Kornak and Jason Steblay | August 2, 2018 | Asset Management

Given the complexity and the mission-critical nature of industrial maintenance, IoT technology alone cannot induce a step-change to condition-based maintenance. However, asset managers can take advantage of maintenance’s focus on continuous improvement to introduce technology that integrates IBM Maximo with existing asset data sources to set their teams on the path to condition-based maintenance with Fluke Connect2Assets. The Internet ...read more


Meet you at MaximoWorld?

Written by Bruce D Baron | June 26, 2018 | Asset Management, Events

In the past month or so, my team has been heads down planning IBM’s presence at MaximoWorld in Orlando, Florida. If you’ve experienced MaximoWorld before, you know it will be an epic event. If you haven’t, you’re in for a treat…and likely the chance to see your colleagues try their hand at karaoke. We will ...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


A smarter approach to scheduling? Yes, please!

Written by Karen Lewis | November 20, 2017 | Asset Management

Today, even advanced businesses are using the wrong tools for the job when it comes to scheduling their maintenance and service workers. Planning and scheduling often still takes place on post-it notes, and complex projects are often managed in Excel spreadsheets – with work divided up by supervisors based on gut feel. Without proper planning ...read more


Can the Internet of Things save New Orleans from flooding?

Written by Jen Clark and Sarah Dudley | August 16, 2017 | Asset Management

Following weeks of uninterrupted rainfall, a five-hour downpour on top of already saturated streets led to extensive flooding in New Orleans last Saturday. While it is widely held that a weather event of this magnitude would have overwhelmed even a pump system in perfect working order, the city’s aged and out-of-action pumps and turbine generators ...read more