All posts by : Prashant Kumar

Capital Asset Planning with Maximo

Maintaining spreadsheets and process manuals no longer cuts it for capital asset planning. Capital asset planning is time consuming, has complex authorization procedures, and questionable statistics, leading many in management to question its true value. Since no comprehensive system exists to support the budgeting, planning, and forecasting processes, it’s no surprise that capital asset planning has not been a priority. Instead the capital asset planning process relies on a maze of disconnected spreadsheets and manual processes.

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Five reasons why mobility in the IWMS workplace matters

Let’s face it, we are pretty attached to our mobile devices these days. Chances are you are even reading this post from your smart phone or tablet. This cultural shift has slowly inched its way into the corporate world so that now it’s considered normal for employees to be mobile. Systems that were once only accessed when an employee was sitting at their desktop are bringing to light new capabilities that allow workers to take their work on the go. In fact, it’s predicted that mobile technologies will assist businesses the most as compared to any other technology over the next five years. Is it any wonder then that introduction of mobile capabilities in the workplace has become so critical for businesses? In this post, we’ve analyzed the various reasons behind the rapid proliferation of mobility and its significance in today’s work environment.

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