The European Rail Summit is the premier rail transportation industry event of the year for European Maximo users and prospects. The Summit was held in Utrecht, The Netherlands on Monday and Tuesday June 20th and 21st, and was graciously hosted by Nederlandse Spoorwegen (Dutch Rail). The Rail Summit created an essential opportunity for rail providers and Maximo rail vendors to meet and discuss the very specific needs that the transportation industry has. As a key sponsor, Interloc provided presentations on two topics that are extremely important to rail implementations of Maximo – Mobile Solutions and Proofs of Concept.
The rail industry presents a unique asset management challenge -- from the 7000+ miles of track in the US to 20000+ miles in the Western Europe. If that is not staggering enough, consider these additional points unique to the rail industry:
You run your business on Maximo but your workers are in the field. How do you get more wrench time and greater productivity? The answer is simple -- go mobile. After all, research firm IDC predicts that by 2017, over 50% of IT spending will be for new mobile and cloud technologies. The key is getting your maintenance users on board. Studies show that user experience is degraded with even the slightest amount of lag time. So, what's the answer?
Leidos: Problem Solving with Maximo in the Federal Space Join R.T. Carter, Leidos, and Jason VenHuizen, Interloc Solutions, as they discuss the implementation of a high-value enterprise asset management (EAM) solution.
John F. Kennedy International Airport Chooses IBM Maximo This session will focus on how JFKIAT4 developed a balanced scorecard to track new key performance indicators, and designed a system to proactively manage work requests through incident management.
Multitenancy, Maximo, and Hosting? Cromwell Offers It All! Erik Swindle of Cromwell will discuss his company's approach, use of Maximo and experience in performing their Maximo 7.6 multi-tenancy implementation, and ongoing use in supporting their facility management business model.