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August 20, 2020

Getting Ready for Planon – Open Mic Call

At today’s Getting Ready for Planon Call-in, it was an open mic with Ron, the EMMS Functional Lead. It was a fast-paced rapid round of questions from attendees on every functional area of Planon based on information provided during prior call-ins. Ron’s expertise was on full display as he switched from questions about the mobile […]

August 15, 2020

Getting Ready for Planon – Planon Mobile Field Services App

At today’s Getting Ready for Planon Call-in, the topic was the Planon Mobile Field Services (PMFS) app. When Planon goes live in November, technicians in Building Operations, Energy & Water Services and Locksmiths will use the PMFS app to receive and complete work orders, request materials, reserve tools and equipment, view hazard information at the […]

August 7, 2020

Kick-off to Planon User Acceptance Testing

Today,  the EMMS Test Lead held a kick-off session with approximately 15 Phase 1 stakeholders to explain the approach to involve the business in testing Planon prior to Go Live in November. The User Acceptance Testing phase: Is the last phase of our software testing cycle prior to deploying Planon to Production. This is not […]

July 28, 2020

Getting Ready for Planon – Project Estimates

At today’s Getting Ready for Planon Call-in, the topic was Projects. When Planon goes live in November, Projects will be used  to assist with the Project Estimates process and for planning projects. Planon Projects, enables work orders to be generated based on a work breakdown structure (WBS) related to the project request. Facilities Managers and/or […]

July 21, 2020

Getting Ready for Planon – Reserve Tools and Equipment

At today’s Getting Ready for Planon Call-in, the topic was Reserving Tools and Equipment. When Planon goes live in November, there are a few options: Technicians in the field will be able to view the calendar availability of tools and equipment using the Planon Mobile Field Services (PMFS) App The Head/Subhead will also be able […]