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  • top 5 EAM predictions for 2018

    top 5 EAM predictions for 2018

    Throughout 2017 digital transformation increasingly became one of the biggest strategic focus areas. Yet some businesses have still not realised the potential that this move offers to businesses. To some, replacing legacy systems sounds ominous; but it’s not nearly as scary as being left behind by the competition. A recent article in Supply Chain Management […]

  • 20 January 2018     EAM, Press Release

    SA’S FM, manufacturing and fleet pain points revealed in USSD poll

    A recent poll has revealed that the South African facilities management, manufacturing and fleet management industries face four distinct pain points; work orders, asset registers, downtime and contractors. The challenges within these areas include value and visibility. Enter technology, which (if used correctly) can offer reliable solutions, turning pain points into profit areas. The poll […]

  • 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 […]

  • 20 November 2017     Press Release

    Infor Named a Leader in 2017 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Asset Management Software

    Infor Recognized for its Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision NEW YORK –  Nov 20, 2017 Infor, a leading provider of beautiful business applications specialized by industry and built for the cloud, today announced that the company was recognized as a Leader in the Gartner 2017 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Asset Management Software for Infor […]

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