Find out more about our latest news, events and views...
Find out more about our latest news, events and views...
Vetasi has signed a partner agreement with building automation system provider, Tridium, to market and use their sector leading Niagara framework. This enables a range of equipment to send analytically processed data on their own status and that of their environment, allowing our Maximo based solutions to respond with actionable work.
Posted: 18 Jan 2018
We are pleased to share that Vetasi's Mark Robbins has been named IBM Champion for Cloud 2018, for a second year running!
The IBM Champion program recognizes innovative thought leaders in the technical community. Mark specialises in supporting Maximo and runs a blog and has given 4 webexes for the UK and Ireland Maximo User Group and two presentations at user group meetings. A full index of blog postings and webexes is available here.
Well done Mark!
Posted: 15 Dec 2017
BIM (Building Information Modeling) is a 3D digital model (think AUTOCAD Revit 3D) that contains both the physical and functional details of the building plus the equipment contained within. Created during the design and build phases of construction it is normally updated after commissioning to reflect any structural or functional changes.
Posted: 15 Nov 2017
It has been a busy week for Vetasi, across the world, at some key Maximo events!
We started the week in Nice, as sponsors of the annual European Airport Summit. We took part in many interesting debates and shared our expertise on topics such as the latest Maximo and IoT roadmap.
Posted: 2 Nov 2017
Vetasi continues its expansion with the addition of 3 new graduates to its UK team. The graduates will be based in our Bristol office and will complete a number of placements during their training programme to give them a rounded knowledge of the business.
Posted: 26 Oct 2017
As a valued service provider to the three leading UK airport operators, we’re pleased to announce our sponsorship of IBM’s 6th European Maximo Airport Summit. Taking place between 13-14th November 2017, the annual event is being hosted by Nice Airport.
The Maximo Airport Summit is open to all organisations that manage infrastructure at airports, including air-side and land-side facilities, operational systems such as baggage handling and security, transit and fleet at no cost.
Posted: 18 Oct 2017
Vetasi continues its rapid growth in Europe with a new branch in Spain, making Vetasi one of the largest service providers of IBM Maximo in Spain.
The team, led by industry veterans Sharon Kepcia and José Inestal, will have its headquarters in Madrid and together with their team will bring Vetasi’s clients a combined experience of more than 150 years with Maximo, as well as specialists in Industry 4.0 and BIM.
Posted: 12 Oct 2017
Vetasi, in partnership with Gaussian, was a partner at the annual Mainstream Conference which took place from 9-11 October 2017 at the Maslow Hotel in Sandton. We had a display which was visited by over 50 attendees and we have secured a number of positive leads to follow up.
Vetasi's own Gavin Barbier was a speaker during a deep dive session discussing "Effective Asset Management - a Blueprint for creating outcomes aligned to objectives". His session was extremely well attended. Further to this, Gavin also acted as MC and timekeeper in his assigned room.
Posted: 6 Oct 2017
Vetasi had the pleasure of hosting the first in a series of roundtables this week, aimed at assisting Utilities (with an initial focus on UK Water companies) in sharing best practice on how to maximise the use of Maximo.
We were privileged to welcome Terry Saunders, Worldwide Utilities Industry Leader, IBM Watson IoT and Stan Smith, Architecture and Design Manager, Maximo from the USA as our key speakers for the event.
Posted: 28 Sep 2017
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Keith Mokoape as a Non-Executive Director to the board of Vetasi South Africa Holdings.
Keith has held a number of senior positions including Head of the Drought Relief Programme of the Independent Development Trust, and Director of Corporate Affairs for Nampak, SA's largest packaging company. In 1998, he formed a black empowerment consortium, Katleho Linkages.
Keith brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to Vetasi South Africa holdings and we are privileged to welcome him to the team.
Posted: 21 Sep 2017
Vetasi Central Eastern Europe (CEE) is expanding into new markets - this month we signed the contract with Ukrainian IT-Integrator LLC for the implementation of IBM Control Desk for JSB Ukrgasbank. The project is scheduled for a year, and the implementation covers Request Fulfilment, Service Catalogue, Incident Management and Service Level Management (SLA).
Posted: 31 Aug 2017
Vetasi has now gone live with Maximo at South Deep Goldmine in South Africa. South Deep is one of the most mechanised deep level gold mines in the world.
Maximo is now rolled out to all trackless mining and earth moving machines in the mine and will be rolling out to the surface plant and other parts of the mine within the coming months. Maximo produces daily reports and real time dashboards on equipment utilization and availability.
Posted: 24 Aug 2017
Following the successful upgrade to the latest Maximo Asset Management system integrated with IBM MobileFirst Foundation by Vetasi, South East Water is reporting a marked increase in satisfaction in the two Service Incentive Mechanism (SIM) surveys performed since the new solution went live.
Dhiraj Sood, Operations System Manager at South East Water comments;
Posted: 20 Jul 2017
We are pleased to share that Vetasi has once again achieved IBM Gold Partner status, under the new and more stringent criteria introduced last year. In addition, Vetasi has also received an 'Expert' level competency achievement, a designation for Business Partners who have the deepest level of capabilities and can provide the highest value delivery capability for their solution area.
Posted: 29 Jun 2017
Vetasi has opened a new office in Botswana, responding to the increased demands for our expertise in the region.
Trevor Roberts, MD Africa says ‘The focus of the new office will be on the development in plant master data and planned maintenance optimization. We already have a small team established with a view to growing that team over the coming months. Various asset management consulting projects are already being undertaken from the office.’
Posted: 8 Jun 2017
Vetasi is excited to be the only IBM business partner exhibiting and showcasing IBM technology, Maximo and Tririga, at the forthcoming Facilities Show 2017. With over 300 exhibitors and more than 11000 visitors it is set to be a great show. We will be on stand R1105 and would be delighted if you would like to join us on one of the days from 20-22 June 2017 in London Excel, you can register here.
Posted: 8 Mar 2017
On the 2nd of March, some of the team from Vetasi Poland took part in a conference “Service Desk fit for a Digital Economy”.
Our client, National Bank of Poland shared with the participants of the conference the experiences and achievements of the Service Desk implementation (based on IBM Smart Cloud Control Desk). The presenter underlined the key role of Vetasi Poland in the successful implementation process.
Posted: 23 Feb 2017
Our resident IBM Cloud Champion and Maximo support guru, Mark Robbins, will be hosting a webinar on how to make Maximo BIRT reports easier to support.