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NextUp

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+-*A few weeks ago, I attended NextUp, an IT competition for eighth graders in Kista, the Silicon Valley of Stockholm. The purpose of this initiative was to increase interest in the IT industry, especially among young girls, and to let the future generation of IT professionals interact with us company representatives. At the end of…

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Foxhound Patrol Vehicle in Afghanistan

by   |    |  in Aerospace & Defense, Manufacturing

+-*Many would argue that the Digital Thread is the next major disruptive technology, but for it to really take-off, first we must look deep into how it works within the existing enterprise and understand a workable roadmap. First – just what is this Digital Thread? The concept is straight forward. Digital Thread in the Aerospace…

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New IFS website

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+-*It’s not quite taken the IFS team nine months to deliver our new website, but we certainly feel like proud parents with its recent launch. We hope you will enjoy the changes in design, speed and content you see. Check out the new website here. The website has been designed working with ideas and feedback from…

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Oil well

by   |    |  in Oil & Gas

+-*Falling oil prices have dominated the headlines over the past six months. Whilst consumers might be celebrating at the pump when filling up their cars, the impact within the industry, and implicitly across the wider economy, has been vast – companies are cutting projects and, sadly, individuals are losing jobs. In its Budget announcement today,…

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Shopping

by   |    |  in Retail

+-*Rumor has it that more smartphones are present in the world today than toothbrushes – a horrifying thought – and an estimated 83 percent of internet usage will be through mobile devices, according to Deloitte. It’s also estimated that a projected 65 percent of the global population will be using a mobile phone this year….

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energy and utilities industry

by   |    |  in Energy and Utilities

+-*Energiforum is an opportunity for IFS customers in the energy and utilities industry to meet, exchange ideas and hear about each other’s future plans. With approaching 80 attendees, the Energiforum 2015, held early this year in the Clarion Hotel & Congress Airport, was as always a lively affair. New and mature IFS customers plus software…

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westfield-mall

by   |    |  in Retail

+-*In our previous retail blog posts, we have discussed the need for speed as an accelerator for most businesses. One of the few known facts of today’s business climate is that the ever-steady pace of change keeps increasing. We are moving closer and closer to real-time business and therefore the need to establish a full…

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Construction

by   |    |  in Construction and Contracting

+-*The construction industry is in a state of change and many in the industry are confused about what the new world is going to look like and what action to take. There are some big questions that the industry is struggling with. Consider some of the facts. The UK and the historical Commonwealth countries operate…

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