Newsletters

Our newsletters are a good way to stay in touch with what we do at RAMM Software Ltd. You can read about our long and short term plans, RAMM Tips and more.

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The RAMM email newsletter is sent to RAMM users and other interested parties every two months. If you would like to receive our informative newsletter you can sign up here.

2017 June Say Goodbye to RAMM Classic Login

Contents

  • Changes Ahead
  • Your New RAMM Login
  • Where Are My Apps
  • Search and Favourites
  • Supported Browsers
  • RAMM Map Explained

2017 May Introducing RAMM Map and RAMM Grid

Contents

  • Introducing RAMM Map and RAMM Grid
  • Where Are My Apps
  • RAMM Map Layer Settings
  • Supported Browsers
  • Classic Login is Going

2017 February WALGA Training to June

Contents

  • Train in Perth before the IPWEA conference
  • Regional training in Cuballing, Bridgetown Greenbushes and Victoria Plains
  • Regional training hosts needed
  • Training schedule to June.

2016 December

Contents

  • Earthquake Road Closure Map
  • RAMM Inspections Are Coming
  • Make and Model UDT Fields
  • RSL Office Hours Over the Break

2016 October WALGA New Road Visual Condition Assessment Manual

Contents

  • New Road Visual Condition Assessment Manual
  • Pavement Rating Assessment
  • Treatment Length Dynamic Segmentation
  • Works Selection

2016 September WALGA Utilities Are Coming to RAMM

Contents

  • Stormwater UDTs
  • Stormwater in RAMM GIS
  • Attach Photos
  • Training Courses

2016 September WALGA Pocket RAMM Changes

Contents

  • Build 577 Released
  • How to move to Build 577
  • Builds 534 and 539 Not Supported
  • Second Synchronisation Service

2016 August WALGA Hosting Access Changing

Contents

  • New RAMM Login
  • Usernames and Logins
  • Forgot your login
  • Proxy Servers and Firewalls
  • Pocket RAMM Syncronisation issues

2016 June for WA

Contents

  • We are now first line support
  • Call us
  • Email us
  • See your Assets on the map
  • Did You Know
  • Training Course Fees and Schedule
  • Register for a Training Course
  • Did You Know

2016 May for WA

Contents

  • Roohi, Raneen and Tracy are here to help
  • Meet Portia
  • Release Notes
  • Call Us, Leave a Message, Email Us
  • Did You Know
  • Your Own Video Library
  • Training Course Fees and Schedule

2016 April for WA (2)

Contents

  • The Trainers are coming in June
  • There are three training courses
  • Essential RAMM
  • Asset Management and Pocket RAMM
  • Asset Maintenance and Pocket RAMM
  • How do I register
  • Training Course Fees
  • Training Course Schedule

2016 April for WA

Contents

  • Welcome message from Campbell
  • Assets and Maintenance
  • RAMM Training
  • Training Calendar
  • Training Venue
  • It’s All on the Web
  • ROMAN II Support Message

2015 Summer

Contents

  • An Introduction to CAR Billing Manager
  • Information for Submitica Bill Payers
  • Assess Assets and Inspect Dispatches
  • Farewell Max
  • Auto Claiming Made Easy
  • 2016 Training Schedule.

2015 June

Contents

  • Pocket RAMM Job Shapes
  • RAMM GIS Lines as Arrows
  • Migration to Microsoft Azure
  • Farewell Nigel
  • Submitica in CAR Manager Upgrade
  • Warranty Expiry Process.

2015 March

Contents

  • Filter the RAMM GIS map by Security Zone
  • Welcome Back Fiona
  • Pocket RAMM CSI Review screen
  • Submitica handles Projects, Major and Minor Applications
  • Turn on Submitica in CAR Manager

2014 December

Contents

  • Asset Valuation Transformation Underway
  • Define Data Validation Rules for UDTs
  • RSL Office Hours Over the Holiday Period
  • Submitica is Coming in January
  • Welcome Portia to the Support Team

2014 October

Contents

  • Submitica is Released
  • RUG Roundup
  • Automatic Claiming

2014 September

Contents

  • Rate the RUG Survey
  • RUG RAM Staff Photo
  • Best RUG Anecdote

2014 August

Contents

  • Register for the RUG
  • Edit Footpath records in RAMM GIS and RAMM Detail
  • Where are the Reports I saved

2014 July

Contents

  • ONRC is here
  • Check out the introduction video
  • Check out the ONRC page on our web site

2014 June

Contents

  • RAMM User Group Conference details and survey
  • ONRC update
  • More staff changes at RSL

2014 May

Contents

  • RAMM User Group Conference date and venue set
  • RAMM ONRC Solution to be released soon
  • Staff changes at RSL

ONRC Announcement

Please note that this newsletter has relevance only for RCAs and their consultants. So its circulation was limited.
Contents

  • RAMM will be the ONRC solution
  • ONRC refresher
  • Link to the ONRC section of the NZTA web site

2014 April

Contents

  • RAMM will be the most efficient way to implement ONRC
  • ONRC refresher
  • Link to ONRC section of NZTA web site
  • Please Note that this newsletter was sent to council staff only.

2014 March

Contents

  • Manage your assets with User Defined Tables (UDTs)
  • Welcome Catherine Hoeberechts
  • RAMM Tip – add UDT assets in RAMM GIS
  • Pocket RAMM has a wonderful new interface.

2013 Christmas

Contents

  • The RAMM Training Course Diary for the first half of 2014
  • RSL office hours over the holiday period
  • Important advice about Grid screen changes
  • Imminent removal of Citrix Login
  • Assistance for Pocket RAMM users

2013 November

Contents

  • Manage open spaces, parks and buildings in RAMM
  • Components are the key to UDTs
  • 2014 RAMM User Group meeting dates
  • Pocket RAMM user interface
  • New RSL web site

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2013 Q2

Contents

  • Audits and Dispatch Inspections in RAMM Patrol
  • Nigel’s Top Traffic Count Estimation Tips
  • RAMM 6
  • Error Message Etiquette

2013 Q1

Contents

  • RAMM GIS – The Sky is the Limit
  • Dispatch Enhancements in RAMM Contractor
  • CAR Manager is Tops in NZ Market
  • RAMM Training Matrix

2012 Q4

Contents:

  • The Smiles Said It All at the RAMM User Group Conference
  • Become a Beta Tester
  • RAMM Messages
  • RAMM GIS Heat Map Layers

2012 Q2

Contents:

  • RAMM User Group Conference Plan
  • Welcome Carolyn Adamson
  • Welcome Graeme Norman
  • Temporary Traffic Management
  • Hosting Administration
  • RAMM Videos
  • RAMM GIS Layers and Filters.

2012 Q1

Content

  • RAMM GIS is Launched
  • New RAMM Login
  • What’s New and What’s Next in RAMM
  • Agile Development and the RAMM User

2011 Q4

Content

  • CAR Manager Is Accomplished
  • Webex Wednesdays
  • RAMM Applications
  • Cost Escalation

2011 Q2

Contents:

  • Car Manager Released
  • Training Videos
  • RAMM Has Shifted

2010 Q3

Contents:

  • RAMM CAR Management
  • RAMM Software Limited
  • RIMS RAMM workshops
  • Offline Synchronisation optimised

2010 Q2

Contents:

  • RAMM beforeUdig
  • Auckland Super City
  • RAMM Road Map update
  • Traffic Count Estimation update
  • Budget Monitoring Report

2010 Q1

Contents:

  • Online RAMM Training
  • RAMM Road Map
  • RAMM Web Service
  • Support hours increase

2009 Q4

Contents:

  • CJN signs with ARRB
  • WALGA contract signed
  • Inventory UDTs
  • Netbooks for Pocket RAMM
  • RAMM Webexes

ISSUE 7, SEPTEMBER 2009

Contents:

  • 0800 CJNTECH
  • One Touch Does it All
  • RAMM Contractor Feedback
  • PDA SD Cards
  • RAMM Tip – Asset Splitting
  • RAMM Tip – Auto Claiming

ISSUE 6, APRIL 2009

Contents:

  • Traffic Count Estimation
  • Pocket RAMM Offline
  • On our way to WA (Western Australia)
  • On-cost
  • RAMM Tip – Use Mouse Scroll Wheel on Map

ISSUE 5, NOVEMBER 2005

Contents:

  • Celebrating 20 Years of RAMM
  • RAMM 2005 Developments
  • Landmarks: Key Events in the RAMM Development Story
  • RAMM at Eden Park
  • RAMM Tips: Users Connected to Your Database

ISSUE 4, JUNE 2005

Contents:

  • RAMM 2005 Launched
  • Celebrating 20 Years of RAMM
  • Pocket RAMM
  • SLIM Goes Super-SLIM
  • Perfect Hosting
  • Help and Support
  • RAMM Tips: ICA Client Not Found

ISSUE 3, NOVEMBER 2004

Contents:

  • Pocket SLIM
  • Surfaces
  • Bylaws
  • Transfund Reports
  • RAMM Traffic Signals
  • Getting More from RAMM 2004
  • RAMM Tips: Merging Lookups

ISSUE 2, MARCH 2004

Contents:

  • RAMM 2004 Changes
  • Getting Much More out of RAMM
  • Auditing Changes in RAMM
  • RAMM Hosting Service
  • RAMM in the Palm of Your Hand
  • Strength in Numbers
  • RAMM Works: RASM Vote
  • Better Offsets at the Outset
  • Speed: Bylaws
  • RAMM Tips: Copying and Pasting Text

ISSUE 1, OCTOBER 2003

Contents:

  • Kickoff
  • RAMM 2003 Hits the Streets
  • RAMM 2004 Lifts the Bar
  • Speed Thrills
  • Have Your Say
  • RAMM Works
  • RAMM Tips
  • Roamin’ in the Forum