New Variants of Maintenance Plans

Description

With Release 4.0A, the control of planned maintenance has been made more flexible. The following variants of maintenance plans are available:

The maintenance strategy defines the number and frequency of the packages.
The assigned counter/time defines the due date for the next call.
You can now define a maintenance cycle directly in the maintenance plan. This maintenance plan corresponds to a strategy-based maintenance plan with exactly one time-based or counter-based package. In this case, you no longer have to create a strategy and you also do not have to perform the assignment of operations for exactly this one package. The total work contents of the task list entered are called up each time.

System administration changes

For the different maintenance plan variants, there are three new transactions for creating maintenance plans, for which only the relevant entries are necessary: