COVID19 response: we are here to help

April 5, 2020

We know many sites using Maximo and related systems are facing tough challenges as they develop business continuity plans to keep their workforce safe and continue operations.  Inform Solutions is here to help in whatever is needed. Our customer ticket system is being actively monitored for same day or quicker response.  We are setup to […]

The value of a good partner

March 18, 2019

Inform Solutions was formed in 2003 in response to the need for Maximo expertise provided within a model of  personalized, valued, and accountable service.  Each of the 5 founders had worked within and alongside larger consulting firms that had over promised to the client and under-delivered.  Their consulting bench was expected to deliver on unrealistic […]

Maximo new year cutover

January 7, 2019

We were recently speaking with 2 of our B.C. clients on YTD asset costing and inventory tracking in Maximo – and rolling over these values as we head into 2019.  Here are some useful references to keep on hand that we pulled together. ​For Inventory the super-user or sys admin can zero the inventory YTD quantities at […]

Is there really anything new in Maximo v7.6?

April 19, 2018

The short answer is “yes”.  The longer answer is “it will not change your world (which makes it easier on your users), but you should upgrade anyway”.  After we have led a ton of Maximo v76 whats new training, here’s our top 12 what’s new features. And for those struggling to frame their upgrade, some thoughts from Dilbert on the topic.

What are your Maximo plans for 2018?

February 1, 2018

At the recent CanMUG conference we asked Maximo users about their plans for 2018. And offered a few cool prizes to get people thinking. Here are the top 10 results.

CanMUG Vancouver highlights

January 30, 2018

Inform Solutions was one of the gold sponsors of the recent CanMUG Maximo users conference held in January in Vancouver. Over 100 people attended with many newcomers.