Tags: IFS

So who are the leaders in EAM

Gartner has recently published its Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Asset Management Software (account required). Eleven companies make the list which focuses on vendors who support large asset intensive organisations. The eleven are: Infor, IBM, SAP, IFS, Mainsaver, eMaint, Oracle, ABB, Schneider Electric, ABB (Ellipse) and Ramco Systems. The report is also available from some vendors,…

IFS joins Salesforce Ohana

IFS has announced an update to its Field Service Management solution including Salesforce Sales Cloud integration. In many ways this is just an announcement about a software upgrade to IFS Field Service Management 5.7. However the revelation that it now integrates with Sales Cloud makes this significant. With Dreamforce starting in 17 days it will…

IFS strategy unfolds with new US front

IFS has announced the acquisition of WorkWave LLC.  Workwave delivers SaaS (Software as a Service) solutions for field service, last mile delivery and logistics industries. It focuses on the SMB sector with specific micro vertical focus on Pest Control, Lawn & Landscape, Cleaning & Janitorial, Heating/Ventilation/AC, Plumbing & Electrical and Transportation. This is the second…

Business Leader interview with Virender Aggarwal, Ramco

Virender Aggarwal is the CEO of Ramco. He joined the company in 2012 from HCL and has led the growth of the ERP company, helping it to expand across Asia and into Europe and the US. He has a driving focus on making Ramco innovative in a crowded market place. Ramco has three main products…

IFS continues Africa expansion

IFS has announced that it has signed up another reseller to its partner network. FASYL (Finance Applications Systems Limited) is headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria and operates across 11 countries in Africa and the UK. FASYL operates across a scattering of countries in Africa. These include Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa,…

IFS doubles down on FSM

IFS has made a major investment in FSM through the acquisition of two UK based companies, mplsystems Limited (MPL) and Field Service Management Limited (FSM). Enterprise Times spoke to Mark Brewer, Global Industry Director for Service Management at IFS to shed some light on the purchases. UK centric but globally strategic The origins of the…

IFS delivers the future to service engineers with HoloLens

IFS has announced a proof of concept to deliver augmented reality solutions to A&D service engineers using Microsoft HoloLens.  This is the latest technology integrated by IFS Labs into its ERP solution. The integration will allow service engineers to view IFS data superimposed upon an asset they are working on using a HoloLens screen using…

Soft fruit supplier W B Chambers selects IFS

  W B Chambers is one of the largest growers and packers of quality soft fruit in the UK. It has experienced significant growth across the business in the last two years and needed an ERP solution that would support future growth. It has selected IFS Applications 9 to: automate and monitor processes support rapid growth across the business. According…

Stadium upgrades to IFS Application 9

Stadium AB – of Norrköpinghas, Sweden – has decided to upgrade to IFS Applications 9 and to extend its this with e-invoicing capabilities. Stadium is a sports retail chain centred on Sweden, Finland and now Germany. It has more than 160 stores. Besides these stores, it has a growing e-commerce sales business. According to Stefan…

ProV pushes into Latin America with IFS

IFS has announced that ProV International will open a centre of excellence in Brazil to support  IFS growth in Latin America. ProV is a global IT services company headquartered in Tampa, Florida and with offices in Germany, India and the Philippines. Investment in the Brazil centre of excellence represents ProV’s confirmation that: IFS has the…