What is EAM?
As the acronym implies, EAM is used to manage assets in a company, which can be a module in an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution or a standalone product. EAM is also known as computerized maintenance management system (CMMS), or computerized maintenance management information system (CIMMS), and it is a software package used to plan, control, and monitor assets from
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them in our EAM Evaluation Center . Other vendors call EAM asset lifecycle management (ALM), and the difference between EAM and ALM is not very clear. To make the asset management landscape even more complicated, some software vendors offer solutions for specific industries like IT asset lifecycle management (ITALM), media asset lifecycle management, and healthcare EAM (HEAM). Vendors like JDA , InfoTrak , and Jobscope offer maintenance repair and overhaul (MRO) software for aircraft and fleet vehicles,