The following is an excerpt from our blog on ways asset management saves organizations money. Enjoy!
Efficient management of your assets and equipment has become an essential component to a comprehensive maintenance management system. In a recent study, 33% of facility managers were extremely interested in utilizing an asset and equipment module, while 73% were specifically looking for simple asset, equipment, and inventory tracking. Although traditional CMMS systems were designed to manage the creation and tracking of work orders, asset management is now equally as important as digital work order management. Instead of thinking about these modules as separate features however, it’s important to understand that both play a fundamental role in streamlined maintenance management and are often presented as an integrated solution.
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What is CMMS and Why do You Need It?
CMMS, stands for “computerized maintenance management system” and is a software that is used by facility managers and maintenance managers around the world to streamline their maintenance and facility management and make their business more efficient.
By having all maintenance and facility management work orders, inventory lists, and other important information all in one place, CMMS software is able to save maintenance managers the headache and embarrassment of running out of something or not ordering replacement parts in time. CMMS also cuts labor costs by eliminating the need for manual checks.
If you run a large facility whether it be a university, hotel, hospital or even a church, it would be wise to invest in a maintenance management solution.
What is Preventive Maintenance Software?
To prevent facilities from running out of key products or inventory, preventive maintenance software helps manage work orders so that it warns you when you are ever running low on something and even puts in the work order for you.
Learn more about preventive maintenance here or by reading this blog post.
Why Hippo CMMS?
Hippo CMMS is a web based, user friendly CMMS provider working with a variety of industries from around the world. From hotels, to hospitals, to schools and even local government municipalities.
Hippo has outstanding customer support and works in tandem with our clients to come up with most suitable maintenance management solution for your business and your needs. Read more about Hippo CMMS here or check out our aboutus.com page and our about.me page.