Maintenance Management– Keep Your Organization Healthy with a CMMS Solution When considering the deployment of a maintenance management system (CMMS), certain key aspects must be kept in mind. It is essential to realize that implementing a CMMS is an enterprise level deployment and should not be considered simply as a software package for the maintenance department. Therefore, it is critical to consider how key functions within a maintenance system will impact and affect other departments and functions throughout the enterprise. And the selection of software and deployment models are matched to the organizational functional and hierarchal structure in order to ensure the objectives of the company overall are met. Minimally, a CMMS will facilitate and automate the management of an organization’s EAM processes via continuous inspection, inventory management, work and PM planning, labor scheduling , and reporting/analysis. Current Maintenance Management Software and solutions provide these features and many others that allow your organization to track not only a vast array of assets, in addition to traditional equipment, but also contribute to lean operations initiatives, and meet safety and other regulatory compliance obligations. And, this all occurs using an easy to use, web-enabled, secure, application platform. Enterprise asset management (EAM) and integrated materials tracking software helps companies and organizations manage strategic assets and operations efficiently. These software applications are designed with an advanced architecture that assists the users and customers with the flexibility and elasticity to accommodate almost any work process needs. Furthermore, enterprise CMMS and EAM software incorporate technology that can be used by analysts, managers, shop floor and even stockroom operators to perform their daily tasks. Just a few activities in which this software will help are listed below•
Recording , tracking, and predicting work tasks
Maintaining work history and inventories
Optimizing work management planning activities
Optimizing Asset and Equipment Utilization levels
Maintenance management software helps to promote the health of any organization's asset and operations processes.
Published on Dec 29, 2011
When considering the deployment of a maintenance management system (CMMS), certain key aspects must be kept in mind. It is essential to real...