• 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, […]

  • 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 […]

  • top four EAM trends for 2018
    23 October 2017     EAM

    top four EAM trends for 2018

    Market Watch recently reported that, according to a new market research report published by MarketsandMarkets, the Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) market size is expected to grow from USD 3.44 Billion in 2017 to USD 6.05 Billion by 2022. The report entitled “Enterprise Asset Management Market by Component (Software and Services), Deployment Type (On-Premises and Cloud), […]

  • 28 September 2017     EAM, Event, Infor, Press Release

    agility accelerating enterprise asset management

    In the world of enterprise applications, the most effective solution is usually bestowed upon the largest organisation with the biggest budget. Yet, these applications are the engine room of all organisations, regardless of their size. Without effective solutions, businesses suffer from a lack of agility, responsiveness and flexibility, hindering management’s ability to make fast, sound […]

  • Properly Managed Assets: The Impact On SA Businesses
    28 September 2017     EAM

    Properly Managed Assets: The Impact On SA Businesses

    The proper management, maintenance and monitoring of an organisation’s assets goes much further than mere tracking. The optimisation of these physical assets is key to remaining competitive and is considered a vital component to sustainable success. Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) is defined as the “optimal lifecycle management of the assets of an organisation, including the […]

  • The IoT Series Part 1:  What Are Smart Buildings?
    13 July 2017     EAM, Infor, The Internet of Things

    The IoT Series Part 1: What Are Smart Buildings?

    According to the IEEE XPlore Digital Library, “smart building is a trend towards the buildings automation paradigm”. The overarching aim is to autonomously control devices and systems in any given environment within the building. Although the systems are designed to function without human intervention, they are often supervised by facility management, and offer a wealth […]

  • The Internet of Things. The Perfect Storm?
    22 May 2017     EAM, Event, Infor, Press, The Internet of Things

    The Internet of Things. The Perfect Storm?

    On the 10th and 11th of May, the SAFMA Annual Conference 2017 was held at Gallagher Convention Centre in Johannesburg. The Conference featured experts, presenting the latest innovations in facilities management. A recent study conducted by the South African Facilities Management Association (SAFMA) conclusively revealed that the “industry has grown aggressively from merely being associated […]

  • 18 April 2017     EAM, Events, Press

    Softworx at the SAAMA Conference 2017

    About the SAAMA conference SAAMA is dedicated to the development of physical asset management in Southern Africa. As part of this drive, education and knowledge sharing is offered to individuals in the industry to further develop their own skills and understanding of asset management. Apart from round-table sessions and workshops, meaningful discussion is also stimulated […]

  • 17 November 2016     EAM, Infor

    Infor EAM 11.2— Best-in-class EAM Still Improving after 20 Years

    Infor’s EAM Enterprise solution has been built up over what is now some 20 years to be one of the richest asset management solutions on the market. Almost no other EAM solution comes close to Infor EAM Enterprise when it comes to the depth and breadth of functionality within the solution. So, with everything that […]