These blog posts are about software technology and innovation from a business perspective i.e. the core of what we do within IFS Labs. They offer views and opinions on current events, the latest innovation trends, news and technology from the viewpoint of an enterprise software development team.

| | 2 minutes | Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Digital Transformation, Energy, Utilities & Resources, Events, IFS Applications, IFS Labs, Service
A new way to think about drones and business applications

How IFS Labs connected an actual flying drone to IFS Applications. Digital transformation is a subject that is much spoken…

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| | 5 minutes | Events, IFS Academy, IFS Labs
Drones, eLearning and partnerships: what’s next for IFS?

Fancy controlling a drone from an IFS Lobby? What other tech will make your life better? And how are we changing how we work with partners?

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| | 2 minutes | Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Digital Transformation, IFS Applications, IFS Labs, Service, Strategy
Starting the journey towards true digital transformation
IFS IoT Business Connector

How the IFS IoT Business Connector brings together sensor data acquisition, analytics and business process automation. Internet of things –…

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| | 2 minutes | Business Agility, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Events, IFS Labs, Strategy
Where to discover infinite possibilities in 2016

The next IFS World Conference experience that will take place in Gothenburg, Sweden, from October 25-27, 2016. A highlight in…

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| | 3 minutes | Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, IFS Labs
How I connected my car to IFS Applications using stuff I bought on eBay

At IFS Labs, we have been researching the Internet of Things (IoT) for some time. This has resulted in a…

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| | 3 minutes | Business Technology, IFS Labs, Mobility, Research
Talking hands-free with your enterprise software from your car
Talk hands free

I have been in the enterprise software business for almost 20 years where the dominant user interaction has been through…

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| | 3 minutes | Automotive, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Events, IFS Labs
IFS Labs: Cities need a smart plan based on smart information

This is an IFS 2015 liveblog which means everything was written at-the-moment. Of the many products played with in the…

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| | 6 minutes | Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, IFS Labs, Mobility, Research, Strategy
The Making and Breaking of the Internet of Things
Industry 4.0

2014 will go down in history as the year when the Internet of Things (IoT) hype peaked. Thus the interesting question becomes what will happen next? Will IoT follow the usual pattern of a set-back due to overinflated expectations, only to return later as widely adopted part of our lives? Or will IoT be the exception that goes directly from hype to use?

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| | 7 minutes | IFS Labs
Top 5 Trends for 2014
Top Trends for 2014 according to IFS Labs

It’s that time of the year again – prediction time. Making predictions for the far off future is one thing, making them for next year is something completely different. Harder. More difficult. Higher risk of making a fool of yourself. More of a challenge.

Here at IFS Labs we’re not ones to shy away from a challenge. So here goes; the IFS Labs trend spotting for 2014.

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