What is preventive maintenance?

Through machine learning, operational data analytics, and predictive asset health monitoring, engineers can optimize maintenance and reduce reliability risks to plant or business operations. Preventive maintenance software helps produce stable operations, ensure compliance with warranties, and resolve issues impacting production before they happen.

The benefits of preventive maintenance

Preventive maintenance extends asset life and reduces equipment error to provide efficient operational output

Stay available

Identify repairs earlier in the asset lifecycle for always-on operations that reduce downtime and optimize production

Warranty compliance

Systematically schedule maintenance and inspections to ensure assets achieve their full lifecycle and warranties are kept up to date

Control costs

Manage planned and unplanned maintenance, inventory and spare parts costs. Better insight into your operations and assets helps you make significant inroads in cost reduction.

Boost productivity

An organized labor force is a more productive one. IBM Maximo® improves scheduling, vendor management and both work flow and financial reporting – all without paper.



Maximo EPP

IBM Maximo is a comprehensive solution for managing physical assets on a common platform. Learn how combining enterprise asset management with the power of IoT streamlines maintenance for a wide range of asset-intensive industries.

Keep Maintenance Management Simple

See how IBM Maximo keeps maintenance management reliable, secure, and easy to follow

Predictive maintenance at KONE

KONE utilizes Watson IoT™ to connect and optimize over 1.1 million elevators, escalators, doors and turnstiles worldwide to improve overall equipment performance