Tags: Azure

IFS reinforces Field Service Management with IoT

IFS has announced the latest release of its Field Service Management solution. This release delivers an enhanced integration with IFS IoT Business Connector to future proof its ERP solution. The future of field service management is IoT The number of connected devices is growing. In February 2017 Gartner stated that by the end of 2017 the number of…

Comcast direct connects IBM Cloud

Comcast Business is now providing direct connections to IBM Cloud data centres. The move adds IBM to AWS and Microsoft Azure as cloud providers with direct connection to Comcast customers. The company also has direct links to several major data centre providers and cloud exchanges. This includes Equinix, CyrusOne, Digital Reality and CoreSite. The deal…

Club Assist drive forward with SYSPRO

SYSPRO has announced that Club Assist, a global leader in roadside assistance and support services has selected SYSPRO. The announcement forms part of the strategic move to the cloud that Club Assist are undertaking. It also see the company move off Dynamics GP and onto Azure where SYSPRO is hosted. Owen Gilbert Club Assist CIO…

OVH joins Ubuntu CPC programme

French hosting and cloud provider has announced it has joined Canonical’s Ubuntu Certified Public Cloud (CPC) programme. UCPC allows hosting and cloud providers to deliver certified, secure and up to date Ubuntu images to their customers. According to Germain Masse, Technical Director at OVH: “As a business that has grown from small into a global…

Epicor locks up LSC with ERP

Epicor has announced that Locksmiths’ Supply Company (LSC) has implemented the cloud based Epicor ERP solution. The decision to implement a modern ERP is part of a wider digitalisation program. Part of the impetus for doing this has come as the security industry is becoming increasingly high tech. LSC staff and clients are seeing increasing…

Pulsant aims for hybrid cloud lead

Pulsant is getting serious about their relationship with Microsoft and delivering hybrid cloud solutions. At Cloud Expo last week they talked about the deployment of Azure Stack TP3 with Dell technology and AMP. AMP is an abbreviation from the phrase “Amplify your business today” and aims to help organisations to transform their technology. Taking on Azure…

Multinational Christies educator finds Unit4 cloud

Unit4 has announced that Christie’s Education has selected Unit4 student management to manage its campus life. Christie’s Education is one of the growing number of universities that now has campuses in more than one country. It therefore selected Unit4 Student management in the Microsoft Azure Cloud rather than an on-premises solution. Multinational education Christie’s offers…

Teradata announces IntelliCloud SaaS

Teradata has announced Teradata IntelliCloud. It is described by Teradata as a data and analytics Software as a Service (SaaS) solution. IntelliCloud is to ship with Teradata’s flagship enterprise data warehouse platform, Teradata IntelliFlex. The solution will be hosted in the company’s own data centre as well as on Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft…

Getting tighter control of MP Expenses

IPSA (Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority) will deploy the Unit4 Business World On suite of applications. The regulatory body is deploying the finance, expenses , HR and Payroll ERP on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform. This is a major change from their existing systems. IPSA currently run separate dedicated systems to manage finance, payroll and expenses…

Business Leader Interview: William Nehring, CEO

We caught up with William Nerhing, CEO of ThyssenKrupp Elevator UK. The company is part of the larger ThyssenKrupp industrial conglomerate. ThyssenKrupp Elevator UK offers market leading passenger movement systems in both horizontal and vertical directions. Nerhing was in Dublin to talk on an Internet of Things (IoT) panel. He was speaking about how ThyssenKrupp…