March 4, 2018

3 CMMS Software Features That May Actually Be Too Good To Be True

Choosing good Calibration and Maintenance Management Software (CMMS) is all about choosing the right software for the need and that matches with the resources available to implement the system.  The […]
February 22, 2018

Waiting for the Perfect Validated CMMS Software

It is not atypical for companies in regulated industries to find themselves at a “crossroads” as they grow from a startup to a full fledged commercial entity.  As this happens, […]
February 6, 2018

Assessing the Options for Validated CMMS Software

Deciding which software to use for your calibration, maintenance, or validation program can be daunting.  There are many options available, and each has its benefits and tradeoffs.  Choices run from […]
January 30, 2018

Improving Calibration and Maintenance by Design

Calibration and maintenance are critical to keeping equipment running in a manner to support its intended use. However, calibration and maintenance do not ensure that the equipment is ready for […]
January 22, 2018
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When Should I Upgrade to a Validated CMMS System?

Most companies start their calibration and management programs with paper-based scheduling because when the company is very small, it is relatively easy to track calibration and maintenance.  Then, most growing […]
January 7, 2018

Will Meltdown and Spectre Affect Your Validated Software?

Chances are that by now you have heard about the “Meltdown” and “Spectre” issues with many of the microprocessors currently out there in use.  For folks that have been around […]
January 1, 2018

New Year 2018 Brings Recreational Cannabis to California – Calibration and Maintenance are Key to Quality Control

As in the pharmaceutical, medical device, biotech, food, and nutraceutical industries, the quality of cannabis products and the ability to verify the quality is dependent on the equipment and instrumentation […]
December 20, 2017

GMP Compliance: How Much Data Entry is Too Much?

If you are considering a GMP CMMS (Calibration and Maintenance Management System) for your company, there are many options out there ranging from logbooks to excel spreadsheet add-ons, to very […]
December 14, 2017

Do You Really Have to Validate a Balance?

There is a discussion that seems to come up time and time again at various facilities. Somebody buys a balance sets it up, and is ready to go, and QA […]
December 1, 2017

The Best Calibration Management Software

So you find yourself in charge of a calibration department, and you have a stack of work to start on and sort out so you can get things running nice […]