When working with a new client’s Maximo system, the first thing you want to do is to find out all the customizations that have been done to the system. Here are two ways to do just that, one is a SQL query and the other is a tool provided by IBM: List Maximo Customizations What [...]
This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Maximo Automation ScriptsWith the Automation Script there is an implicit variable called “params” that is supposed to be used with the MXException error. If the error being thrown is parameterized, then this “params” variable should be used to set the parameters. For example, if the [...]
This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Maximo MBO Java DevelopmentAt the heart of Maximo Java development is the MBO and at the heart of the MBO are the relationships between one object and another. Bruno has a great write up on MBO relationships to get a better understanding of how relationships work. [...]
The Maximo Integration Framework (MIF) is defined as a framework that provides Web services and service-oriented architecture (SOA) technologies to support application services and coordination between enterprise systems such as synchronization and integration of data between applications. Data transferred to Maximo should already be validated in the external system before being synchronized with Maximo and [...]
This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Maximo Automation ScriptsThis tutorial will show you how to rollup the cost of labor and materials into a new field on a work order using the Automation Script.
Goal: Before / After Time: 2 hours but depends on your back-up procedures, image manipulation time, and time required to rebuild and redeploy the Maximo EAR file Prerequisites You will need image manipulation software like Adobe Photoshop, GIMP, Paint, etc… You will need Administrator Access to the Maximo Server You will need to back up [...]