| | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes | Business Technology
What I Learned about ERP, EAM and FSM during my IFS Internship
ERP, EAM, FSM Enterprise Software

As part of my degree in digital marketing at the University of Bournemouth, I had the opportunity to spend a…

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| | Estimated reading time: 9 minutes | Digital Transformation, IFS Cloud, Transform Your Business
What C-level execs should know about Kubernetes-enabled enterprise software
Kubernetes-enabled software

C-level executives are probably entirely disinterested in Kubernetes as a technology. After all, other people in the organization are more…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Creativity & Innovation, Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, Manufacturing, Transform Your Business
Let’s actually start minding the industry skills gap
Skills Gap

When I meet with IFS customers across the UK one of the most common pieces of feedback is the struggle…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Business Agility, Business Technology, Cloud, Transform Your Business
Debunking three common cloud-based enterprise software myths
Debunking Three Cloud Myths

Enterprise software will reside increasingly in the cloud. In some rare situations, on-premise instances of enterprise software will be desirable—for…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Business Technology, Digital Transformation
Is bad software driving away your best employees?
Is bad enterprise software driving away your best employees?

As complex industrial organizations seek to evolve, diversify, grow and change, there are a number of things that can hold…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Business Agility, Business Technology, Energy, Utilities & Resources, Mobility
Two very important things your enterprise software should be able to do
Two very important things your enterprise software should be able to do

Partnering, collaboration and a rapid implementation – what more could a utility organization want from enterprise software? Clearly, the answer…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Business Agility, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, IFS Applications
Silicon Review names IFS among 50 best companies to watch in 2016
ENTERPRISE SOFTWARE

IFS was recently named as one of the 50 Best Companies to Watch in 2016 by The Silicon Review. The…

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| | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes | Business Agility, Business Technology, Events
3 signs that it’s time to upgrade your enterprise software

How to know when it’s time to upgrade your company’s enterprise software. Three signs that tell you your software is…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Business Technology, Strategy
Star Wars’ Hidden Business Agility Message

In this entertaining post, blogger Paul Cooper takes a lighthearted look at business agility by deconstructing the egregious errors committed…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Asset Intensive, Service
War on Pirates: What is the role of IFS Applications?

Although you may not read about it every day, the war on pirates is an ongoing battle. NATO’s counter-piracy project, Operation…

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| | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes | Events
Disruption and the Future of Software

Is software set to disappear? Will it become pervasive? Will business software become better than the consumer stuff? Industry experts discuss…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Manufacturing, Mobility, Process Manufacturing
2 Reasons why the manufacturing industry is behind the curve on embracing enterprise mobility

Mobility continues to be a hot topic in the ERP/enterprise software market, but the conversations are changing from theory to optimization and practical use. In fact, mobility is one of Gartner’s nexus of forces, the convergence of social, mobility, cloud and information patterns that drive new business scenarios. This started me thinking about why manufacturers appear to be behind the curve in embracing this technology and in seeing the benefits on the shop floor.

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