What is a CMMS?

Updated: Jul 23, 2019

CMMS is an acronym for Computerized Maintenance Management System, but can be also referred to as a CMMIS or Computerized Maintenance Management Information System. In essence, it’s a software program that has a computer database that organizes and tracts an organization’s maintenance operations (2). These systems were created to simplify maintenance workflow and audit an organization’s maintenance health at a mere glance (1).