CAFM software gives facility managers the tools to quickly and efficiently answer three key questions about the facility:
CAFM software is often confused with CMMS or Computer Maintenance Management System software. While both CAFM and CMMS tools are used to manage facilities, they are focused on different sets of problems. Many modern facilities have upgraded to IWMS (Integrated Workspace Management System) software that combines both CAFM and CMMS in one solution.
The following outlines the different focus areas between CAFM and CMMS: