Maximo Functionality

SUBMITTED BY DEX OSBORNE ON WED, 12/21/2011 Recently, a system I was working in was not running some expected Maximo functionality during an inbound integration. This was being caused by disabled settings in the MXCOLLAB. In certain cases, it may be necessary…

December FAQ

SUBMITTED BY COURTNEY BLALOCK ON WED, 12/21/2011 Q: I need most Maximo users to be able to set the priority of an Asset when creating new assets. However, this field needs to be unchangeable once set. How do I accomplish this? A: A powerful…

Prioritizing Maintenance Work

Continuing with the theme we discussed in our September newsletter, this month the topic for the maintenance tip will be about work priority.  Prioritizing maintenance work is a very common challenge for maintenance organizations.  Everyone knows that if we ask the user to prioritize…

Query Based Report

SUBMITTED BY DON PEER ON FRI, 10/28/2011 The more you use Maximo, the more valuable data is in the system. Users want reports to view and analyze that data. What if there was a way for Maximo users to generate their own…

Bulletin Boards in Maximo

SUBMITTED BY JOHN ACTON ON FRI, 09/30/2011 The Maximo Start Center is a great feature to distribute information to the end user of your organization. The Bulletin Board application is used to create, broadcast, and view messages in an electronic board. When…