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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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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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by   |    |  in Asset Intensive, Business Technology, IFS Radio Network, Service Management, Strategy

Internet of Things (IoT) is the latest three-letter acronym (TLA) in an industry that loves to come up with new TLAs for use in our prodigious streams of hyperbole-laden marketing collateral. And David Essex of TechTarget, one of the more astute enterprise software journalists out there is not afraid to call a spade a spade….

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Forum Automobillogistik in Leipzig

by   |    |  in Automotive, Events

IFS participated in the Automotive Logistic Congress 2015 conference in Leipzig, Germany, last week. It’s an annual conference for logistics experts, supply chain managers in OEMs and automotive experts in logistics services and consulting companies. This year, over 600 people participated to address the main topic: intelligent supply chain control – global, transparent and efficient….

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by   |    |  in Energy and Utilities, Events

Today at ARC Industry Forum in Orlando, Florida, we’ve announced a “plug-and-play” version of IFS CPM (corporate performance management), for companies in the Power Generation sector. In today’s fast changing world, business intelligence (BI) is not enough. It’s clear the energy and utilities sector transformation has been a significant reality over the past 20 years: huge global…

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by   |    |  in Aerospace & Defense

The Norwegian Armed Forces (Air Force, Army, and Navy including the Coast Guard) are in a constant state of readiness. For any software supplier supporting any of its assets, this means the demands are high. For example, the Norwegian Navy demands a solution that can operate for six months in autonomous mode aboard Navy vessels, while…

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by   |    |  in Events

Next month, the 19th annual ARC Industry Forum takes place in Orlando, Florida, from February 9-12. IFS is supporting this event as a Gold Sponsor. If you would like to be part of this three-day event, and if you’re an IFS customer, and if you can get yourself to Orlando, we have a complimentary entry…

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