Overview

Manage budgets and identify new efficiencies to reduce costs and create a more effective operation.

How it works

The solution optimizes your IT infrastructure to help you realize cost savings and maximum efficiency across the institution. With access to high-performance analytics, cloud and cognitive capabilities, you can:

  • Consolidate and integrate your back office functions to lower costs and streamline operations
  • Gain a comprehensive view of your campus infrastructure so you can optimize use of space, reduce costs and better plan for future growth
  • Identify, track and evaluate institutional risks and develop appropriate response strategies to improve operational readiness
  • Attract and retain high-quality talent to ensure institutional sustainability

How you benefit

This solution enables you to:

  • Manage both IT and operational assets through a unified set of tools and a single infrastructure
  • Lower costs, improve operational efficiency and increase equipment reliability
  • Leverage mobile devices and wearables to capture data from field and present actionable analytical insights at the point of action
  • Identify asset health and early warnings through advanced and predictive analytics and optimization
  • Manage pervasive devices, RFID and IP-equipped industrial assets on a common infrastructure
  • Adopt standard and repeatable processes for lifecycle management of virtually all assets ensuring greater competitiveness and productivity improvements
  • Increase workforce productivity and safety
  • Improve customer service

Additional resources

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