Maximo Application Suite (MAS) is an integrated suite of applications built on the Red Hat OpenShift environment to provide multi-cloud portability, including support for a hybrid cloud or on-premise deployment. It is based on the OpenShift deployment model. OpenShift is a platform-as-a-service system that is built around containers and uses container orchestration provided by Kubernetes. It is designed to integrate well with IBM Cloud Pak components.
Maximo EAM is named Manage in MAS. MAS also contains other applications, for example, Health, Predict, Monitor. This document provides information about the technical consideration and the upgrade process from Maximo 7.6 to Manage in MAS. It is recommended that you review the entire document prior to executing the upgrade steps.