Each week Mintek will bring you selected links to stories about EAM & CMMS systems, as well as news for our two largest industries Cable and Lodging.

EAM CMMS News

In this section we will include articles from around the web (including ours) that will focus on asset, document and maintenance management, as well as, inspections and other topics related to EAM and CMMS software.

  1. 3 Key Contributors to Poor Reliability? by Andy Gager who consolidated a Linkedin thread to identify 3 key factors to poor reliability.
  2. The US Nuclear Power Problem Pinpointed Posted by the US Department of Energy’s First Quadrennial Technology Review, released last week, identifies Nuclear Regulatory Commission licensing as the technology’s primary obstacle.
  3. Stopping Prisons Facilities from Falling Apart by Stuart Smith MBA, MS about the size and scope of the federal prison system makes prison facility management a true challenge in managing prison assets and performing maintenance.
  4. Can our educational system fill the skills gap? by Joel Leonard questioning whether educators are doing enough to address the growing skills shortage.

Cable News

In this section we will include articles from around the web (including ours) that will focus on cable industry trends and challenges.

  1. Use Field Technologies To Give Your Customers What They Want by Sarah Howland on how field technologies provide an opportunity to enhance your customers’ experiences.
  2. Leading Lights Finalists: Best New Service or Application (Cable) by Jeff Baumgartner announcing the list of finalists in the new service or applications area
  3. Half Of Americans Watch Online Video: Nielsen by Todd Spangler about the changing landscape for Cable MSOs

Lodging News

In this section we will include articles from around the web (including ours) that will focus on the Lodging industry trends and challenges.

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  1. What you don’t know about your guests’ problems by Stuart Greif takes a look at the top 3 problems identified by J.D. Powers and Associates in 2011.
  2. 6 trends changing the hotel industry by Beth J. Harpaz takes a look at 6 new trends in the hotel industry.
  3. Five Practical Ways to Build Hotel Guest Loyalty by Andrew Sanders talks about hotel operation improvements that can increase customer loyalty.

If you have an interesting story that you would like mentioned, send the link to stuart.smith@mintek.com. Mintek reserves the right to select any and all content.