by   |    |   3 minutes  |  in Business Technology

No matter your industry, challenges and opportunities are never far away. The right enterprise software can support your company’s ability to meet emerging challenges and respond to constant change by providing the foundation for enterprise agility. But how exactly do you find the right enterprise software? This blog provides 10 software selection questions you should…

Read more

ERP Software for Finance

by   |    |   3 minutes  |  in Business Technology, Transform Your Business

A few weeks ago, IDC published a white paper*, “The Business Value of IFS Enterprise Application Solutions with Industry-Specific Use Cases.” Through in-depth interviews with customer organizations, we were able to measure the value of IFS enterprise solutions. There were lots of interesting findings, but what really caught my eye were the statistics relating to the finance function. The impact of…

Read more

IFS Applications Upgrade

by   |    |   4 minutes  |  in Business Technology, IFS Applications, IFS Labs, Manufacturing, Transform Your Business

Last night my Tesla upgraded itself to a new software version. Apparently, it can now warn you if you’re going to run a stop sign and the automatic lane change is more “aggressive”. It got me thinking about software upgrades in general. We all experience upgrades on our computers and our phones. It’s pretty cool…

Read more

IFS Applications Upgrade

by   |    |   5 minutes  |  in Business Technology, IFS Applications

Process Manufacturing, Product Estimate Management and Project Deliverables are examples of major investment areas in IFS Applications 10. Hundreds of customers have already decided to upgrade to ‘Apps 10’ to benefit from technical and functional advancements. This blog will cover reasons to upgrade to IFS Applications 10. First, it’s important to highlight the benefits of…

Read more

IFS APIs

by   |    |   3 minutes  |  in Business Technology

Companies in our industry right now are working very hard to prove that they have successfully integrated technologies like the internet of things (IoT) and artificial intelligence (AI) into their enterprise software products. As I described during this interview with Silicon Angle’s TheCube at our World Conference in October, what actually makes these transformational technologies valuable is the simple application program interface (API).  While there’s…

Read more

by   |    |   3 minutes  |  in Business Agility, Business Technology, Digital Transformation

The Office for National Statistics last week revealed new data on the UK’s employment market, productivity and economy. New data, perhaps, but it was – in the large part – the same old story. The number of people in work is falling, as is the number of vacant posts, and productivity is stagnating, bringing the…

Read more

by   |    |   3 minutes  |  in Business Technology, IFS Applications, Manufacturing

Productivity in the UK has slowed and the future is uncertain for many businesses in the manufacturing sector. From attracting and retaining talent to managing processes, suppliers, and logistics: the uncertainty caused by Brexit has left a lot of questions but a scarcity of answers. But the UK doesn’t have to lag behind Europe in…

Read more

by   |    |   6 minutes  |  in Business Technology, Events

When it comes to describing IFS customers and IFS itself, the word of choice this week at IFS World Conference (WoCo) is ‘challengers.’ Challengers is apt for IFS, which seeks to further differentiate its approach from that of other mid-market ERP players while, at the same time, looking to face off more against enterprise applications…

Read more

by   |    |   4 minutes  |  in Business Technology, Events

Seeing is believing. In the technology world, it’s easy to get caught up on what’s to come while the actual innovations take their time to reach the market. But at IFS World Conference, taking place this week in Boston, attendees don’t have to tax their imaginations to envision how artificial intelligence (AI), augmented reality (AR)…

Read more