Are you a virtual hoarder? TV Reality shows feature physical hoarders, and whether you view them with empathy or contempt, they highlight the impact of accumulating more items that a person can care for. Virtual hoarding is similar – where a person is unable to free themselves of files, pictures and emails. Over time, this can impact their ability to find the information they need, and depending on their unique environment, can have significant impact on storage space and costs. To combat this problem, many of us have IT departments which... [More]
Are we there yet? Even with a GPS depicting the exact minute of our arrival, I heard (and thought!) these same words multiple times over the course of driving our 1246 mile adventure these last four days! You may hear these same words as you may travel with your family this summer, and you may also wonder if we are there yet with reporting in Maximo. As noted in the July 2012 Maximo Report Upgrade Session referenced here , reporting has evolved tremendously over the last 12 years from its initial focus on architecture to its current focus... [More]
Maximo 7.5 has a new way to process set value events called asynchronous processing. The set value events will not be sent to the server immediately, instead, these events will be buffered on the browser until an event occurs that requires a request to the server like 'click save'. The asynchronous processing will reduce end user response times for common user activities which do not require complex business rules by reducing the request number. For example, insert a new record: Requset processing in Maximo 7.2 Asynchronous Requset... [More]
They stack rocks higher in San Diego. Walking by the San Diego Pier while attending the fabulous FMMUG conference last week, I saw cairn rock sculptures over 10 feet high carefully being built.
Speaking of rocks…have you seen the new Maximo Report Wiki Site ….. and doesn’t it ROCK? Over 100 report wiki pages are available to you with virtual, detailed, dynamic information on a range of topics from report options, resources and... [More]
Out of Memory condition could occur when deploying ear file in Websphere console or when running Maximo 7.5
Additional configuration from Websphere is needed to avoid getting error: java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Java heap space in the log.
Open the WebSphere Application Server administration site by typing http://hostname:port/ibm/console .
The port is the number of the HTTP administrative port, which is 9060 by default. Type an ID (any ID without a password) and log in to it.
Select Servers > Application... [More]
It's here. Maximo 76. And it's stellar.
Packed with new features focusing on usability enhancements, streamlined installation, multi-tenant architecture, analytics and more - - it' a release you'll want. Now.
The new BI (Business Intelligence) or Analytic features are one of the key components of Maximo 76. These features expand and extend the large BI Tool set with new entitlement to the Cognos BI Server tools, introducing two new KPI applications, extending the... [More]
Don't you just love NEW? NEW Year, NEW Start, and NEW Resolutions, and NEW Maximo 76 Release! YES!!!
Maximo 7.6 is packed full of NEW Business Intelligence (BI) features ! NEW features for the suite of Maximo BI Tools! This suite of tools has expanded in Maximo 76 to provide you an even greater selection of tools to choose from to meet your unique business and project needs. In Maximo 76, these tools now include
QBE: Query By Example or Data Download.... [More]
I upgraded my seat. They served me beverages, called me by name and gave me dinner that wasn't double wrapped in cellophane. I was no longer seat 23B wresting for elbow and overhead space. Yea!
You can also upgrade to Maximo 76! Packed with new BI features highlighted in this diagram, Maximo 76 also includes an upgrade to BIRT 431. This new BIRT release enables multiple new features including
- New report viewer file export options
The performance was spectacular. The consumption of six chocolate and potato chip cookies was done in record time. Spurred on by their performance enablers of smell, warmth and my driving hunger, rapid morsel feasting was inevitable
In Maximo 76, numerous new report performance features are available and many existing features have been enhanced. These performance features target delivering report content quickly to meet the dynamic business needs of your users.
The new Maximo 76 Report Performance... [More]
I have a dispute...with a yardstick. He proudly displayed 'Everything you Want' after another 11.5" of snow was received. With a total snowfall of over 90" in the last 4 weeks, I could only shake my frozen, wool scarf and hat covered head in dismay.
The new Cognos BI Features in Maximo 76 give you ' Everything You Want '. New entitlement to the Cognos10.2.1 BI Server gives you direct access to its powerful enterprise tools including Cognos... [More]
A new YouTube video has been released
Maximo 7.5 Creating a new Start Center in Maximo
This video demonstrates how to create and configure a new Start Center
You can view the video here - https://youtu.be/Ebk4j5Rq2EI
Three . Three palettes of sea lions basking in the sun, the three second rule and three new reports starting with the Maximo 18.104.22.168 release.
YES! Three new reports are available for you starting with the 22.214.171.124 release including
1. Inventory ABC Transaction Date Analysis
2. Inventory EOQ Transaction Date Analysis
3. Inventory ROP Transaction Date Analysis
These three... [More]
Did you ever get off the couch..walk up to a television....and change the channel...by turning a knob with your hands?
Now that I've revealed my age....let me reveal a NEW Maximo Development You Tube Channel for you!
A collection of over 30 detailed Maximo Asset Management Videos are available for you. These videos highlight the new features of Maximo 76, and provide detailed use cases, best practices and a review of the functionality and best practices.