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Standardizing Enterprise Asset Management Across the Organization

Standardizing Enterprise Asset Management Across the Organization

In a multi-plant environment, getting everyone aligned and managing their assets in a similar way…

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The Importance of EAM Content

Good information is the holy grail of asset management. Everyone is looking for complete, accurate…

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Asset Management Model

Do You Have An Asset Management Operating Model?

An asset management operating model is a framework of organizational, business process and data…

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Clean Means Green

5 Reasons You Need Clean MRO Materials Data

Clean MRO data can help reduce equipment downtime, lower MRO costs, and improve maintenance…

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Getting to Know Assets

Getting to Know Your Assets Better

Do you know the true costs and causes of reliability issues? Learn how to use equipment failure…

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Enterprise Asset Management

Enterprise Asset Management : What Does it Really Mean?

Enterprise asset management (EAM) is a strategy for managing physical assets and maximizing value.…

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Management Systems: Asset Management’s Best Friend

ISO 55001 management systems are asset management’s best friend. See how this approach standardizes…

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EAM Pitfall 9

EAM Pitfall #9: Not Auditing

If you don't audit your EAM/CMMS implementation, it's hard to ensure ROI. Here are some best…

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EAM Pitfalls

EAM Pitfall #8: Inadequate Reporting Tools

Do you have the CMMS and EAM reports you need? Learn about the tools that turn raw data into asset…

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Not Measuring Performance

EAM Pitfall #7: Not Measuring Performance

If you're not measuring success, you're guessing. Find out how to use performance measures to drive…

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Wrong Software Configuration

EAM Pitfall #6: Wrong Software Configuration

Like tailoring a suit, you should configure your CMMS or EAM system environment to ensure that it's…

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Management Systems

Management Systems: A Maintenance Best Practice

How do you drive maintenance improvement? You get systematic with your asset management. Learn why…

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5 stages

The 5 Stages of Asset Management Excellence

Going from reactive maintenance to enterprise asset management doesn't happen overnight. Explore…

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4 WO Code Sets to Transform Your Maintenance Reporting

Work order codes organize maintenance data so you can monitor how the asset management operation is…

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Standardization and Customization

Standardization is an essential part of enterprise asset management (EAM). A business that has…

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EAM Codes: The Building Blocks of Maintenance Reporting

If you want to improve your maintenance reporting, start with the building blocks. Implement a…

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Making Dough with MRO

How to Cut Maintenance Costs by Better Managing Your MRO Parts and Supplies. Read to learn more.

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Five Reasons You Need an Asset Management Policy

Do you have a corporate policy for physical asset management? If not, now's the time to develop…

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When EAM Technology Gets in Front of Business Process

Technology can deliver the goods only when it is partnered with effective underlying practices,…

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Use problem and failure codes to boost asset reliability

Problem and failure codes are key to solving reliability issues. Failure analysis starts with…

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Maintenance process

Give Maintenance a Boost with Documented Processes

Every asset-intensive operation needs documented maintenance business processes. Learn more.

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Want Better Data? Commit to Processes.

Fix your business processes and get better EAM/CMMS data with seven simple steps. Learn how today!

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Developing Great PM/PdM Routines

Good job plans are the first step to developing a world-class PM/PdM program. Learn how to develop…

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Pitfall 5

EAM Pitfall #5 – Informal or Inefficient Practices

Documented practices are critical to standardizing physical asset management and achieving success…

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Corrupt Data Pitfall

EAM Pitfall #4 – Corrupt Data Foundation

Master data and coding structures are critical to EAM software performance. Does your system have a…

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Pitfall 3

EAM Pitfall #3 – Lack of Organizational Alignment

Lack of alignment is guaranteed to derail your EAM software implementation. Find out how to develop…

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EAM Pitfall #2 – Using the Wrong Software for the Job

You wouldn’t use a wrench to drive a nail. So why manage your assets with a software system that's…

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EAM Pitfall #1 – Putting Software before Strategy

When it comes to implementing EAM and CMMS software systems, the prevailing school of thought is…

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Infor EAM Implementations

Infor EAM Implementations: When They Struggle (And How to Fix Them)

Why do so many CMMS and EAM software implementations fail to deliver useful information?

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Infor EAM Wins 3 Product of the Year Awards

Infor EAM won Product of the Year in three categories in the Product of the Year Awards, hosted by…

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EAM vs. CMMS: Don’t Get Fooled

Today’s market is crowded with hundreds of software systems, each trying to position itself as the…

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EAM Code

Using EAM Codes to Improve Asset Information

EAM system coding structures are the most overlooked and underappreciated data elements in the…

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Implement Storeroom

Implementing a World-Class Storeroom

Did you know that inefficient storeroom operations are the number one cause of maintenance delay?…

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Developing EAM

Developing a Great EAM Equipment Master

A complete, accurate, structured equipment master (i.e., asset registry) is the starting point for…

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Content: The Missing Ingredient

Accurate, actionable information is the holy grail of asset management. We all want it. We are all…

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Systematizing Your Asset Management Operation

In the movie Deliverance, Burt Reynolds’s character says "Sometimes you have to lose yourself…

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It Takes Two to Tango

In asset management it takes two to tango. Practices and technology have to work together to get…

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