Maximo Asset Management Review - July 2014
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It's July? Really? Nooooooo!!! What happened to January, February, March, April, May and June?
If your year is speeding by,, you may have missed some of the incredible new features and information on Maximo Asset Management. To make sure you are up to date -- check out the latest information below
Interested in exploring alternate ways to deploy Maximo? Maximo is now available in a SaaS (Software as a Service) offering! This hosted solution model frees you for installing and maintaining Maximo product versions. You can find out more details on IBM'
Maximo Inventory Insights
In March, the Maximo Inventory Insights product was launched. This product is also known as Asset Inventory Analytics. It is also a SaaS offering which extends Maximo Asset Management to reduce excess inventory and ensure parts availability for mission-critical assets. More details on Inventory Insights can be found here or you can get started with a free trial version on IBM'
Maximo BI (Business Intelligence) Packs
BI Packs are a product offering which enable your users to interact with Maximo data by using dynamic, visual, configurable Cognos Workspace tools. The BI Packs were introduced in 2013, and their third content deliverable - focused on Inventory Metrics - was delivered in March. This recent delivery supplemented the previous content deliverables of Work Order, Asset Failure and Asset Management metrics.
BI Packs are provided to you at no charge from IBM's ISM library. For information on the Inventory content of the BI Packs click here.
Maximo anywhere gives you remote access to your Maximo Asset and Work Management processes from mobile devices. To find out the latest information on Maximo Anywhere, click here
Latest Maximo 188.8.131.52 Fixpack
Latest Maximo 184.108.40.206 Fixpack
As Darlene notes, the latest 220.127.116.11 fixpack is available for you. Included in the fix pack is additional platform support.
Latest Maximo Configuration Matrix
Speaking of platform support, the latest Maximo Product Supported Matrix can be downloaded here. Be sure to bookmark this url as the matrix changes frequently. The matrix is supplied in a excel workbook, so be sure to look at each worksheet to see what platforms are supported for the various components of Maximo.
Maximo User Groups
There are a large variety of industry and location specific user groups available for you to connect with other Maximo clients. These groups are held year round and are a tremendous resource. At this site, you can search by area or interest to find the user group that best meets your needs.
Maximo - Stay Connected Virtually!
Bookmark these sites to stay connected with the latest information, application and trends on Maximo!
The Maximo wiki pages provide a hierarchy of dynamic information on all aspects of Maximo incl
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If you have any questions on these, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you and enjoy the rest of the summer!