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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,…

It’s all about nonconformity

Infor has announced the latest generation of its Enterprise Asset Management solution. Version 11.3.2 is focused on two main areas, nonconformity functionality and mobility. The update is generally available in the cloud as well as part of Infor CloudSuite Facilities Management. Nonconformity improved The primary area that Infor has improved is in the treatment of equipment…

Could blockchains up-end today’s supply chain models?

Today’s supply chain models are swift, yet often rigid. Brexit presents one particular set of uncertain challenges. Perhaps a more profound and longer term one will come from blockchains. This is what Michael J. Casey argues in an opinion piece for Coindesk where he is the chairman of its advisory board and a senior advisor…

SAP improves unconscious bias functionality

SAP has announced it will deliver even more functionality to help companies eliminate unconscious bias from their recruiting processes. The new features are contained within the SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting Management solution. It is available in beta during Q4 2017. The intent is to assist companies in eliminating unconscious bias from the recruiting process. The announcement…

TAL group lifts and shifts and extends

Infor has announced that TAL Apparel Limited (TAL) has completed the first phase of its ERP migration to the cloud. The overall project will see TAL Apparel migrate their on-premises legacy Infor M3 Fashion solution to AWS hosted Cloudsuite Fashion. This should be completed by 2019. The first phase involved migrating their existing solution to…

Adopting Infor software just became easier with UAP

Infor has announced a strategic technology relationship with Ancile Solutions Inc. The Ancile uPerform application will be available to Infor customers via the cloud based Infor UAP (User Adoption Platform). Ancile provides three products that help companies adopt software.  Ancile uPerform, uAlign and uGuide. The press release only announced the former which is the core…

SAP brings people and money together

SAP has announced a new integration between SAP SuccessFactors and SAP RealSpend, part of the SAP S/4HANA Cloud for Finance. If this kind of integration seems familiar, it is. Workday provides similar integration out of the box with its own integrated Finance/HCM solution. So what is different and new about the SAP solution? SAP SuccessFactors…

WS Badcock turns to Talent Science

Infor has announced that W. S. Badcock (Badcock) has added Infor Talent Science to its portfolio of Infor products. Badcock is a leading furniture retailer with 300 stores in the South East of the United States. On October 2016 they selected Infor retail CloudSuite, to replace their legacy systems for HCM and finance. That replaced…

Ceridian wins out at Boston Market

Ceridian has announced that Boston Market has selected Dayforce HCM. The solution will transform the management of the Boston Market workforce. The key benefits that Boston Market hopes to realise is in the complex scheduling and pay requirements that it has across its 450 locations and 10,000 staff. Boston Market is a food restaurant based…

GTNexus gets supercharged

Infor has announced improved functionality in GTNexus. This is as a result of the increased investment it made in development following its acquisition. The announcement comes only a short time after enhancements to GTNexus were unveiled at Bridges where it also announced a deal with HSBC. It is not clear if these are in addition…