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TOPIC: IBM

Maximo Mobile Review

Maximo Mobile Review

The Maximo Mobile app recently released by IBM is something to get excited about!  IBM's Maximo mobility journey has been a little checkered in the past – previous solutions (Everyplace and Anywhere) didn't quite meet all the needs and requirements of many...

IBM Champion 2022 Spotlight – Graeme Sharp

IBM Champion 2022 Spotlight – Graeme Sharp

Tell me a bit about yourself? What do you do at BPD Zenith. As CEO-Asia Pacific for BPD Zenith, my role is primarily focused on ensuring we deliver innovative solutions that meet our customers’ requirements. This means engaging with our customers to understand their...

IBM Champion 2022 Spotlight – Nivin George

IBM Champion 2022 Spotlight – Nivin George

Tell me a bit about yourself? What do you do at BPD Zenith. Before moving to Australia, I have been working with Maximo since 2004 in the Middle East and have played a major role in implementations, upgrades, integration, reporting and pre-sales for many...

IBM Champion 2022 Spotlight – Biplab Choudhury

IBM Champion 2022 Spotlight – Biplab Choudhury

Tell me a bit about yourself? What do you do at BPD Zenith. I am Senior Consultant at BPD Zenith. I am working with various clients here to implement and upgrade Maximo Solutions. I love Solving client problems by solution design and development of efficient customer...

IBM Champion 2022 Spotlight – Paul Irving

IBM Champion 2022 Spotlight – Paul Irving

Tell me a bit about yourself? What do you do at BPD etc. I have worked at BPD for 10 years, starting in the Support Team and moving into Project Delivery and Consultancy before forming the Product Development Team in 2016. I now manage a small team who work on...

IBM Champion 2022 Spotlight – Carol Mathew

IBM Champion 2022 Spotlight – Carol Mathew

Tell me a bit about yourself? What do you do at BPD etc. I am one of the Principal Consultants of the company, and the Functional Lead for the ANZ region. I am currently providing architecture guidance and solutions design for a project at an Oil & Gas company. I...

Integrating SFG20 and HTMs with your EAM or CAFM system

Integrating SFG20 and HTMs with your EAM or CAFM system

In this blog, we will explain the advantages of integrating SFG20 with your EAM or CAFM system using BPD Zenith’s SFG20 EAM Integration Adaptor. In our example, we look at a business requirement from the FM Service Provider industry and how the adaptor works with IBM...

Maximo 7.6 to 8.x transition

Maximo 7.6 to 8.x transition

It's challenging to keep up with technology and we understand from a customer perspective it’s much harder to keep up with consistent upgrades and technological changes. But it’s good to see Maximo journey from client server platform (MX4) to Web Application(MX6) and...

Defence Seaworthiness – A session from AMPEAK 2021

Defence Seaworthiness – A session from AMPEAK 2021

I recently got the opportunity to attend Asset Management Council of Australia’s AMPEAK conference. It has been a great experience interacting directly with the true practitioners of Asset Management, and understanding some of the technology challenges that they are...

Single Sign On (SSO) in Maximo

Single Sign On (SSO) in Maximo

As our work environments become more and more digitized, end users express a greater need to access software systems quickly and efficiently. Single Sign On (SSO) has been introduced to reduce the complexity for end users by enabling them to log in to multiple...

What’s new in IBM Maximo version 7.6.1.2

What’s new in IBM Maximo version 7.6.1.2

IBM released Maximo version 7.6.1.2 on July 24, 2020 to bring new and enhanced functionality to the user community of a leading, world-class asset management solution. IBM continues to assist the Maximo community optimise and enhance the performance of their assets...

IBM Maximo Anywhere 7.6.4 and its features

IBM Maximo Anywhere 7.6.4 and its features

IBM® Maximo Anywhere is a next-generation mobile application platform that enables users to securely access IBM Maximo® Asset Management functionality from a mobile device. Maximo Anywhere 7.6.4 Maximo Anywhere 7.6.4 provides a suite of connected and disconnected...

How to move up the asset management maturity curve

How to move up the asset management maturity curve

All around the globe, asset intensive businesses are facing challenges on multiple fronts. Aging workforces, digitization, cloud computing, infrastructure updates, asset replacements, increased customer service demands, health and safety requirements… the list goes on...

External Sensors and Automation

External Sensors and Automation

At the recent Maximo User Group, I did a presentation on external sensors and automation. For my presentation, I created a demo science lab containing a photo and temperature sensitive incubator. My science lab is in New Zealand and may therefore be subject to...

Maximo Custom Add-on Products

Maximo Custom Add-on Products

There are instances when organizations want to add client-specific validations, functionalities or new applications to Maximo Asset Management that don’t exist out-of-the-box. Luckily, Maximo caters to this with its add-on methodology and packages can be installed...

Maximo buzz kills – working your way around them

Maximo buzz kills – working your way around them

In the world of Maximo, there are often little things that you wish you wouldn’t have to encounter. Slow start centers, slow search results and that dreaded spinning wheel on the screen are just some of the Maximo buzz kills that users report. If you can rule out...

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