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IBM Certified Solution Advisor - Maximo Asset Management Solutions V3

Job Role Description / Target Audience

An IBM Certified Solution Advisor - Maximo Asset Management Solution V3 is a person who identifies opportunities and influences direction for IBM Maximo Asset Management solution within the customer environment and is responsible for educating and influencing key decision makers. 

Key areas of competency include:

  1. Map customer business requirements to IBM Maximo Asset Management solution.
  2. Apply governing asset management concepts and standards to a customer-s asset infrastructure. (RCM,FEMA)
  3. Assess Enterprise Asset Management process maturity.
  4. Assess the environment for asset and service management opportunities.
  5. Assess requirements and create a solution design.
  6. Describe business/technical advantages of IBM Maximo Asset Management solution.
  7. Recommend education opportunities to customer based on the IBM Maximo Asset Management solution.

Recommended Prerequisite Skills

Required Prerequisite Skills

The following qualifications are requirements for success:

  1. Working knowledge of Enterprise Asset Management
  2. Capability to assess and analyze service management maturity according to IBM terminology (based on an IBM Asset Management solution).
  3. Familiarity with key Enterprise Asset Management competitors. 
  4. Familiarity with production, facility and fleet asset life cycle management.
  5. Familiarity with IT directory/LDAP functionality.
  6. Familiarity with key IBM products (WebSphere Application Server, DB2, Rational).
  7. Familiarity with key 3rd party products (ESRI, WebLogic, Oracle, Microsoft SQL).
  8. Conceptual knowledge of networking environments, operating systems, relational databases, application environments, key vendor environments (SAP, Oracle, etc.).
  9. Create a business case justification for an asset management project.
  10. Working knowledge of Tivoli process automation engine 
  11. Conceptual understanding of key Enterprise modules within Maximo: Inventory, Contracts, Purchasing, Work Management, etc.
  12. Knowledge of the industry solutions: transport, oil and gas, calibration, government, etc.
  13. Knowledge of add-ons:  service provider, linear, spatial, etc.

Recommended Prerequisite(s) 

  1. Familiarity with hardware components. 
  2. Familiarity with IBM Maximo Asset Management architecture.
  3. Familiarity with IBM Enterprise Asset Management process analysis methods and techniques. 
  4. Familiarity with international (government and civil) regulations (Sarbanes-Oxley, CFR, HIPAA, ISO 9000, Australian Privacy Act, etc.).
  5. Familiarity with processes in at least one industry sector.


This certification requires 1 test(s).

Test(s) required:

Click on the link(s) below to see test details, test objectives, suggested training and sample tests.

  1. Test C2010-651 - Fundamentals of Applying Maximo Asset Management Solutions V3