Visual Assignment ‹ CiM Maintenance

By: Cim Maintenance  09-12-2011
Keywords: process automation

Visual Assignment is multi-dimensional Maximo application that simplifies and automates laborious process of assigning resources to planned and scheduled work.

The Assignment calendar view simplifies the assignment of work effort with drag and drop and mouse features. Leveraging Maximo powerful queries capability Visual Assignment enables a smooth crew dispatch process within Maximo. Ideal for dynamic work environments, Appointment bookings and Mobile field based workers.


  • Easy to read Calendar Views for selected WOs with on-screen drag and drop features
  • Multiple level table views display WO assignments across a scalable time-line one-stop assigning window.
  • Rules based overtime controls and daily work schedules, shift hand-over capabilities


  • Using Maximo queries Planners / Supervisors can select groups of Work Order assignments for quick access and  control of daily work schedules
  • Quickly assign labor to logical and balanced schedules created in Visual Scheduler right in Maximo
  • Manage daily Labor availability quickly and easily
  • Administrator features work within Maximo Business Objects, workflow and cron-tasks to allow for strict governance, compliance and automation of business practices.
  • Single point of truth. No external applications, no add-ons, no gimmicks or workarounds. Everything on one screen. No need to leave Maximo.


  • Visual Assignment calendars speed the work dispatch process; less time spend on keyboard means more time of shop floor doing real work.
  • Process automation and governance configurations create high integrity, compliant and confident work execution processes.
  • Easy to learn and easier to use built-in Maximo interface ensures immediate user adaptation resulting in speedy ROI and low TCO.

Keywords: process automation

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