Perform a detailed analysis of the business requirements. Each major Maximo release provides additional functionality that should be compared to the overall business needs. Past configurations, reports and customizations may now be provided by the out-of-the box software and should be built into the overall upgrade plan.
The complete documentation of the changes that are required to upgrade Maximo to the desired version. Changes are typically categorized as data, integration, configuration, reports or customization. The document provided details the plan forward to migrating your system.
Upgrade the system from the current version to the desired version. In addition to the migration of the database several activities related to configuration, security settings, report development and interface design are performed during this phase.
A Maximo upgrade performed by an Banetti's Maximo Consultant in an upgrade environment. The Trial Upgrade Process will identify the deficiencies with the Maximo database and any customizations.
Perform Necessary Modifications
Perform the necessary modifications identified in the trial upgrade documentation.
End-to-end testing of the application and the rollout activities such as user training.