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…

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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…

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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)…

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IFS Technology Partners

by   |    |   4 minutes  |  in Business Technology, Partner

As IFS looks to expand its reach, the vendor has started actively recruiting partners that can help create and deliver innovative solutions for customers investing in digitization and automation. For the past five months, Sakari Jorma, IFS Senior Vice President of Global Technology Alliances, has been identifying and starting to onboard partners with offerings that…

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IFS Labs

by   |    |   4 minutes  |  in Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, IFS Labs, Transform Your Business

Many of our customers are true challengers in their field. They have high ambitions and are prepared to do something bold, leveraging new technology and new ways of working to stay or get ahead of the pack. One of our customers, Cheer Pack, is such a challenger. Although already a market leader, they continuously look…

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Challenger of the Year Awards

by   |    |   3 minutes  |  in Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Events

IFS announced today the winners of the first annual Challenger of the Year Awards. The IFS Challenger of the Year Awards were established to celebrate the greatest achievements among customers using IFS solutions to gain a competitive advantage or create value through innovation. The awards recognize customer success in three main categories: The Wave Maker,…

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by   |    |   3 minutes  |  in Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, IFS Applications

Whether users are performing tasks or looking for information on a website, smartphone or tablet, the interface should be familiar, intuitive and easy to use. That’s the driving concept behind IFS’s Aurena user experience (UX), which is now available across the vendor’s full suite of solutions. Aurena is a browser-based UX that helps users navigate…

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Project Finance in Construction

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

Project financial control is often complex, multi-dimensional and prone to the unexpected, then why do project controllers rely so heavily on two-dimensional spreadsheets for their multi-dimensional requirements, and what happens when we need to change this? Project financial control I have spent many years managing the financial and commercial aspects of long term multi-billion dollar…

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by   |    |   5 minutes  |  in Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Digital Transformation, Manufacturing

One day AI systems will predict what is currently impossible, to allow us to overcome the inefficiencies in our lives and in our factories. In a previous blog, I discussed the reasons why we humans do not trust artificial intelligence. In this blog, I would like to look at the potential of AI and what,…

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