Under default configurations, some Maximo sites may be communicating passwords with the domain controller in clear text

Microsoft’s March Security Update impact for all Maximo sites using LDAP authentication

Azmul Khan EAM

The Microsoft Windows update due for release on 10 March 2020 will provide new options for administrators to harden the configurations for LDAP channel binding on Active Directory domain controllers. All Maximo sites that use LDAP to authenticate users against Active Directory should be aware of this change, its immediate impact, and the opportunities it presents to better protect the …

QLD Maximo User Group Meet Up

QLD Maximo User Group Meet-Up

Lois Jewell EAM, Events

The next meeting of the QLD Maximo User Group will take place at Brisbane Airport on Thursday 21 November. It’s been a while…so please be sure to join us to network with fellow Maximo users, hear technical updates and get a glimpse of the product roadmap. The agenda will feature: Maximo Roadmap update Brisbane Airport Corporation user presentation the latest …

See Clarita at the AAA National Conference 2019

Join the largest airport event in Australia

David Lestani EAM, News & Announcements

The 2019 AAA National Conference will be held on the Gold Coast from 19 – 22 November offering a packed program for major and regional airport operators. This Australian Airports Association event is the pre-eminent aviation conference and exhibition in the Asia Pacific Region, which attracted over 800 delegates from Australia, New Zealand and internationally in 2018. This year’s program …

Unitywater mobile field office - maximo

Making real-time asset management a reality

David Lestani EAM, Mobility

Utility Magazine has published a report on Clarita’s work with Unitywater to streamline data flow and capture to establish a central location for asset information, accessible in real-time by staff across the organisation. Unitywater provides water and sewerage services to the Moreton Bay, Sunshine Coast and Noosa regions of South East Queensland. Its 5223 square kilometre service area includes around …

Software Maintenance Ahead

Keeping IBM Software Up-to-date

Brad Miller EAM

Understanding maintenance updates and when to apply them Keeping applications up-to-date with the latest release software versions is one of the essential eight strategies to mitigate cybersecurity incidents endorsed by the Australian Cyber Security Centre. It’s also a wise move for organisations keen to ensure access to the latest features and innovation available in their enterprise systems. Software vendors usually …

The token licensing model is now available for Maximo

Token Licensing for Maximo

David Lestani EAM

At the end of 2018, IBM extended the concept of token licensing from the Rational brand to the Maximo suite of products. Put simply, tokens are the most flexible method of licensing – in place of one licence per user for each software product, a pool of tokens can be consumed based on actual product usage in real-time. It’s a …

Visit Clarita Solutions at Ozri 2018

Countdown to Ozri 2018

Michael Krome EAM, Location Intelligence

Clarita Solutions is excited to announce that as an Esri Partner, we will be attending and exhibiting at the 2018 Australian Esri User Conference – Ozri – in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne. Ozri is an annual gathering of Australia’s geospatial professionals. This year’s program includes a great line-up of speakers, including local case studies on outstanding GIS applications, making this an …

Finding the asset management sweet spots

Finding the asset management sweet spots

David Lestani EAM

Optimisation programs are often undertaken with an eye on making a particular process more efficient in isolation. But when asset management information systems and processes are delivering on their potential, in alignment with the organisation’s strategic plan, there are sweet spots that can be found across the entire business when orchestrated correctly. Safety The safety of employees, environment, community and …

Enterprise asset management optimisation

Four signs you need to improve asset management

David Lestani EAM

System noun [sis-tuh m] a set of things working together as parts of a mechanism or an interconnecting network; a complex whole. You might be able to chart the location of assets on a map, record their depreciation in an asset register spreadsheet or bring up a calendar of the manufacturer’s recommended service schedule. But an optimised system will remain …

Unitywater optimising asset management

What good asset management looks like

David Lestani EAM

Whether you’re looking to improve quality, or searching for efficiency through automation, you will need to ask yourself “what does good look like”. The answer won’t necessarily be the same for everyone, or a shining example of ‘best-practice’. There are, however, a common set of goals shared in any asset management program: Reduce unplanned downtime; Minimise asset failures; Maximise use …