Read the latest IFS blog posts from the automotive industry experts at IFS here. These authors understand the issues and challenges you face – read their thoughts from around the world on new technologies and market developments in automotive. Learn more about IFS’s expertise in the automotive industry.

| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Automotive
IFS Unleashed – An opportunity for manufacturers to share, reflect and unleash!

Hello – it’s great that the gates to ‘in-person’ networking have officially re-opened! I’ve really missed interacting face-to-face with colleagues,…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Automotive, Construction & Engineering, Digital Transformation, Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, IFS Cloud
Construction ERP – The game is about to change!

Integrated business systems, or what is sometimes referred to as a Construction ERP, have struggled to meet the needs of…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Automotive, Brand, Business Agility, Customer Engagement, Just For Fun, Moment of Service
Our IFS Roving Reporter gives us his F1 predictions for 2022

Last year’s Formula 1 season had all the hallmarks of a classic battle between titans, Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen,…

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| | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes | Automotive, Business Agility, Customer Engagement, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Transform Your Business
Unlocking the true value of digital technology in Manufacturing

The speed at which digital technology advances and the way it can disrupt entire markets is truly mindboggling. Why do…

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| | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes | Automotive
What automakers and their suppliers can learn from the global COVID-19 pandemic
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Automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and their tier I and tier II suppliers have in the immediate term been hit…

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| | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes | Automotive, Transform Your Business
How can technology drive success in automotive dealers?
technology in automotive

Is technology the key to succeeding in today’s automotive industry? And how can technology drive success in automotive dealers? To…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Automotive, Creativity & Innovation
Formula E – a test bed for automotive innovation from track to road
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The impact of electric vehicles on the future direction of the automotive industry is going to be huge. According to…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Automotive, Manufacturing
Pedal to the metal: Pushing new boundaries in automotive manufacturing

The automotive industry is already in the middle of huge market change. Cars and commercial vehicles are getting smarter, and…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Automotive, Digital Transformation, Manufacturing
IIoT – Why is it not happening
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Fifteen years ago, I was studying for a master’s degree in industrial automation at a technical university. We learned about…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Automotive
No looking back: The automotive industry’s path to future innovation
Mercedes-Benz Actros Outside Mirror

The world’s leading trade show for transport, logistics and mobility, The International Automotive Fair (IAA) for Commercial Vehicles, kicked off…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Automotive, Creativity & Innovation, Digital Transformation
Predictive maintenance – moving from relevant to essential in the automotive industry
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The penalties for poor maintenance can be high—in energy production, loss of revenue and component costs, as well as fines…

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| | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes | Automotive, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Research, Strategy
Three game-changers in the automotive industry in 2018
2018 automotive industry trends

New data-driven services, strong light-weight materials and a rapidly built-out infrastructure for electric vehicles (EVs) are trends impacting the automotive…

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