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by   |    |  in Aerospace & Defense

Simplifying the process can cause pain for traditional ERP Top commercial aircraft builder Airbus recently printed 1,000 parts to meet delivery deadlines. With demand for air travel showing no signs of slowing down, civil aviation organizations must ensure aircraft remain airworthy and in the air for the maximum possible amount of time. 3D printing or…

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by   |    |  in Business Agility, Manufacturing

Since 1998, NEC have been a valued partner of IFS, and one success factor of the partnership is the similarities in culture that we both share. Both NEC and IFS have an open and collaborative way of working which means, from an operational point of view, that both companies have been “Empowered By Innovation.” This…

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by   |    |  in Business Agility, Process Manufacturing

Recently, I was in conversation with Christian Hestermann, Research Director at Gartner. Christian talked about what is different with IFS compared to our competitors and how IFS is a very open company with a strong product and good customer references. I think evidence of this is a recent case study featuring Kentucky-based Heaven Hill Distilleries….

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by   |    |  in Business Agility, Manufacturing

The reasons that companies choose IFS Applications can often be many and varied, but for US agricultural machinery manufacturer Miller-St. Nazianz, they needed something to accommodate growth and maintain their leadership in their industry. This was broken down into four areas: 1. System Integration Having an ERP system that is modern and open to allow…

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by   |    |  in Asset Intensive, Business Agility

Responding quickly to change in your business and in your market is something every company wants to achieve, and is often regarded as a hallmark of being agile. The ability to be truly agile, though, requires a combination of vision, knowledge and flexibility that embraces sound business leadership, clear business processes and an effective technical…

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by   |    |  in Retail

After a fast implementation – within nine months of initial analysis – IFS Applications was deployed in Rusta’s 81 Nordic stores and in its Asian offices and hubs, replacing 50 percent of existing ERP systems. According to Päivi Redig, CIO at Rusta, this rapid project pace was an important success factor in achieving Rusta’s international…

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by   |    |  in Business Technology

To help you understand the difference between the internet of things (IoT) and machine-to-machine (M2M) technologies, let me explain how IFS enables better dinner parties. For starters Once you’d RSVP’d to attend a dinner party 20 years ago, you used to be able to smile and nod politely to those who overused the terms B2B,…

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