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Hype Cycle for Enterprise Asset Management, 2005

Published: 18 July 2005

ID: G00127590

Analyst(s): Dan Miklovic, Kristian Steenstrup


Enterprise asset management emerged as an extension to computerized maintenance system concepts in the early 1990s. The focus is still on functionality, but the overlay of technology enablement is slowly moving forward in a conservative industry of buyers.

Table Of Contents
  • The Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Embedded Diagnostic Tools
    • Real-Time Condition Monitoring
    • Industrial (or Commercial) Vehicle Telematics
  • At the Peak
    • Integration With Production
    • Outsourced Maintenance of Equipment
    • Reliability-Centered Maintenance
    • E-Learning
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Combined Work and Asset Management
    • SCM in Suites
    • Predictive Maintenance
    • Workload Balancing
    • Illustrated Parts Catalogs
    • Wireless Work Management
    • Business Intelligence Integration
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Web-Centric Systems
    • Preventive Maintenance
    • MRO Web Purchasing
  • Entering the Plateau
    • E-Procurement
    • Inventory Planning
  • Appendix A: Previous Iteration of the Hype Cycle
  • Appendix B: Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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