by   |    |   2 minutes  |  in Creativity & Innovation

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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by   |    |   5 minutes  |  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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by   |    |   2 minutes  |  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   |    |   3 minutes  |  in Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation

My very first experience of the captivating atmosphere watching biathlon was in Ruhpolding in 2000. It’s amazing to be part of the crowd of thousands of screaming and jumping people when the biathletes ski into the stadium to shoot. At that time we lived in Germany, and Magdalena Forsberg crossed the finish line as the…

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by   |    |   2 minutes  |  in Strategy

Gartner has announced that, once again, IFS has been named in the Leaders’ section of the Magic Quadrant for Single-Instance ERP for Product-Centric Midmarket Companies. This is excellent news – to get this recognition from Gartner confirms that our vision, strategy and execution is helping our target industries achieve results. The scientific approach from Gartner means that…

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by   |    |   4 minutes  |  in Aviation & Defense, Creativity & Innovation, Strategy

In 20 years’ time, mobility, wearable technology and the Internet of Things will be commonplace and new technologies will change the way war is waged, military equipment is developed and how assets are supported. AI, autonomy and robotics are already becoming embedded in military weapon systems and inevitably will have major implications in the world…

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