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May 21, 2024
A technician is trying to figure a cost to validate a CMMS.

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO VALIDATE A CMMS?

You’ve determined that your CMMS needs to be validated.  Then you’ve decided what functions you want to have.  Now, you have to make it happen and you have to see […]
May 15, 2024
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Can You Validate a CMMS Spreadsheet?

Challenges of Spreadsheet Validation in CMMS One question that comes up often in CMMS validation is: Can’t I just validate a CMMS spreadsheet to avoid the cost and hassle of […]
May 9, 2024
Validation of a Calibration Scheduling System

Which Calibration Scheduling Systems can be Validated?

WHY YOUR SMALL PHARMACEUTICAL COMPNAY MIGHT NEED A VALIDATED CALIBRATION SCHEDULING SYSTEM If you work in a small pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device company, you may be using an unvalidated […]
August 27, 2022
Image showing that there are several factors to consider in a CMMS. GxPReady CMMS is a validated system that can meet your needs.

Our Calibration Company Tracks Our Equipment – Do I Need a Validated CMMS?

Many small to mid-sized companies have their equipment services tracked by their maintenance/calibration contractor.  Each month, they let you know what is due and they come in and do the […]
August 14, 2019
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Using a Spreadsheet as Your Validated CMMS Software

Often, a calibration or maintenance department will start out with a list of equipment that they keep track of on either a paper list, possibly a calendar, or a spreadsheet.  […]
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 […]
May 3, 2017

Can I use Excel or my Other Favorite Spreadsheet as my Validated CMMS?

Calibration and Maintenance management systems (CMMS) are expensive and take significant resources to select, install, and validate.  Understandably, managers of calibration and maintenance departments of growing companies focus on the […]