Last month the 2018 RAMM User Group was held at Eden Park in Auckland. This was a one day event put on by the good folks at RAMM Software Limited (RSL), to provide insights into where the product is heading and whats new with the software.Read More
Its the first day of May, which means we are fast barrelling towards the end of the 2017/18 financial year. And with the end of the financial year typically comes some impending deadlines for the asset valuation process for many Local Authorities.
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Utilising the power of the MacBook Pro Touch Bar, you can build some pretty powerful little workflow automations. These can help to streamline common actions when doing development work within the RAMM SQL app.
Hit the link below to read more about the current work in progress setup here at The Datastack.Read More
A quick update on the RIMS Forum after day one, and a link to some photos from the event!Read More
RAMM Valuation week wraps up with todays post about managing new assets. Hit the link below to read the final instalment in the series.Read More
A key foundation component that can have a significant impact on the valuation outcomes. Hit the link to find out the details as RAMM Valuation week continues.Read More
Out of hundreds or thousands of standard replacement costs defined in the database, how exactly does RAMM know which unit cost to use for which specific individual asset?. Hit the link to read more for day three of RAMM Valuation week.Read More
It's day two of RAMM Valuation week, and today is all about standard replacement costs .... hit the link to read more.Read More
What assets are you valuing in your RAMM database? Its not necessarily a clear cut answer based just on what data you are managing. Day one of RAMM Valuation week is here .... hit the link to read more.Read More
Rather than leaving it to the last minute and dealing with the stress of understanding what needs to happen, who is going to do what, and trying to figure out where exactly that missing data is, there is still enough time to proactively take charge of the your RAMM Valuation.
This week on the blog it is RAMM Valuation Week. Click the link below to find out more!Read More
Keeping on the event stream from the previous post, this is a heads up for two (FREE!) events coming up in May. Hit the link below to get the details and find links to the registration pages for both the Auckland and Perth conferences.Read More
The Road Infrastructure Management Forum is heading to Palmerston North on Wednesday 21st and Thursday 22nd March.Read More
If Friday Then Read is a collection of interesting links and articles from around the web. This week features Mannequin Skywalker, mathematically modelling traffic jams, the Aconex acquisition and Stratollites.
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Working with dates in SQL Server can require additional formatting processes to get the date to show in a certain way. This post looks at using the CONVERT method to quickly achieve some common date formatting conversions.Read More
If Friday Then Read is a collection of interesting links and articles from around the web. This week features car vending machines, a Global Supertanker, augmented reality glasses and Crew Capsule 2.0.
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Having a handle on what you need to get done, and by when, is obviously pretty important.
This post discusses the importance of having a productivity management system, gives a quick overview of an app I use in my own productivity system (a precursor post to an upcoming deep dive on some of the cool features). Oh and there is a giveaway for one lucky reader as well....first in first served so be quick!
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If Friday Then Read is a collection of interesting links and articles from around the web. This week features a double-header of Elon Musk stories and internet connected cows.
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OneDrive is a cloud storage solution from Microsoft, where you can upload all sorts of files such as documents, pictures and videos and then access these from different devices.
The local OneDrive app on MacOS works well to show your 'space in the cloud' natively within a Finder window, appearing as just another folder or drive on your machine. However there are a couple of minor 'aesthetic issues' that can detract a little bit from the experience;
Hit the link below to find out what these issues are and the simple steps to resolve them and power-up your user experience.Read More
If Friday Then Read is a collection of interesting links and articles from around the web. This week features the new Tesla Semi, the Memorial Avenue Airport bridge in Christchurch, and the E3 elevated cycleway by BMW.
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"Right now would this solution compete in the market against other leading apps? No. But the beauty is ... it doesn’t need to. "
A bootstrapped startup, cashflow importance and the need for a project management solution for the business. The temptation of complexity vs not being afraid of deploying simplicity. Get an inside peak into some the startup process of The Datastack.Read More