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  • how EAM promotes good manufacturing practice
    8 January 2018     EAM, Manufacturing

    how EAM promotes good manufacturing practice

    Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) were developed to ensure products are produced at a consistent level of quality. These minimum quality standards must be met in every manufacturing sector; from food and beverages to chemicals and medication. The purpose of GMP is to ensure risks are minimised in the production and distribution of the items manufactured. […]

  • four benefits of EAM for facilities management
    8 January 2018     EAM

    four benefits of EAM for facilities management

    With exposure to the elements, power failures, general wear and tear, and accidents, South African businesses are hard pressed to ensure that their facilities are well-maintained, safe and aesthetically pleasing. According to Barry Diedericks, EAM Subject Matter Expert at Softworx, Infor’s Master Partner in Africa, there are four main areas where facilities management (FM) can […]

  • 28 December 2017     EAM, Press Release

    the EAM shoppers’ checklist

    To maximise the life and performance of equipment and machinery, companies should deploy an EAM solution that provides six key elements, says Heilet Scholtz, Executive at Softworx, Infor’s Master Partner in Africa. TechTarget defines enterprise asset management (EAM) as; “a broad term vendors use to describe software that provides managers with a way to view […]

  • be our guest; reducing costs and improving warranties with hospitality eam
    19 December 2017     EAM, Hospitality

    be our guest; reducing costs and improving warranties with hospitality eam

    In hospitality, it’s all about the guest. For an accommodation provider to obtain repeat business and ultimate success, guests must feel safe, cared for, and comfortable. They must experience a well-maintained property. Attractive, well-kept facilities play a powerful role in creating a welcoming, professional impression. As anyone in the industry will tell you, however, it […]

  • 14 December 2017     EAM, Hospitality, Infor, Press Release

    master profitability in hospitality with effective EAM

    When asked what it takes to be successful in the hospitality industry, most would say; the personal touch. It’s about attention to detail and delivering service excellence – from the greeting at the entrance to the turn-down service. The hotel’s facilities must be immaculate and offer guests the utmost in luxury and convenience. Collectively, industries […]

  • 30 November 2017     Events, Press Release

    the future of the organisation: technologically savvy, globalised

    In every industry, asset management is critical to ensuring productivity, reducing downtime and promoting profits. Across South Africa, asset management, facilities management and manufacturing industries have been challenged with an economic mountain which appeared to bring many to rock bottom. Yet digital transformation has offered the stepping stones needed to overcome, as digitisation brings with […]

  • 10 tips for effective EAM implementation

    10 tips for effective EAM implementation

    With the right Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) solution, maintenance becomes preventive, uptime is guaranteed and alternatives are in place. Reliability is increased as risk management allows the prediction of equipment reliability problems, while inventory and purchasing costs are decreased through effective use of the warranties available. With EAM, businesses in various sectors are empowered to […]

  • why your business should deploy an eam solution
    15 November 2017     EAM

    why your business should deploy an eam solution

    In today’s competitive business environment, managing, monitoring and maintaining your business’ assets serves as a vital component to sustainable success. The overarching benefit of effective enterprise asset management (EAM) is maximising the life and performance of your equipment and machinery. To succeed in manufacturing, organisations must make the most of limited resources. Process manufacturing industries, […]

  • manufacturing meets big data
    5 November 2017     Big Data, Manufacturing, PLM

    manufacturing meets big data

    In manufacturing, product lifecycle management (PLM) is critical to design, engineering and manufacturing in every industry. It is the strategic process of managing the entire lifecycle of a product from inception, through engineering design and manufacture, to service and disposal of manufactured products. Data is a crucial part of the PLM process. It must be […]

  • 26 October 2017     EAM, Press

    evolving the conversation from the basement to the boardroom; Modern facilities and asset management

    In the facilities management (FM) industry, listening to the client plays a critical role in ensuring the delivery of a flexible solution. Understanding the client’s requirements is the first step to tailoring an FM solution that meets their needs, while delivering measurable results and reliable monitoring and reporting. To achieve this, the right technology and […]

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