Jimmy-Wales-Keynote-Revised

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This is an IFS 2015 liveblog which means everything was written at-the-moment.  IFS welcomed Mr Wikipedia for what most everyone would consider the week’s main event. Jimmy Wales, who founded the internet encyclopaedia, said he was here to frighten the crowd with news just how fast everything is changing, and then show how you capitalize on…

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08-Partnership---extending-the-ecosystem-Revised

by   |    |   2 minutes  |  in Applications 9, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Events

This is an IFS 2015 liveblog which means everything was written at-the-moment. With far too much enthusiasm for 9am, moderator Jon Briggs introduced David Eager as though he were Johnny Carson. The start of Day 2 would be structured as a late night talk show, with businessmen in suits instead of eccentric pop stars. The…

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ESM-Feature.jpg

by   |    |   5 minutes  |  in Applications 9, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Events, Service Management

Today, at IFS’s World Conference in Boston, IFS announced significant product enhancements to its entire suite of enterprise service management solutions. With more than 250 service-focused attendees participating in the event, this announcement supports the overarching themes of agility and adaptability to change that encompass all of IFS’s offerings. IFS Enterprise Service Management provides optimized…

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Early-Adopters-Panel-on-Day-One-Revised

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This is an IFS 2015 liveblog which means everything was written at-the-moment. It’s been quite an early adoptery afternoon, and the day’s close select five companies who have for months fiddled with and fed back on IFS Applications 9 were on stage together. The six chairs lined up on the stage (one for IFS’ Kristina Sthengel-Lund) actualized…

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06-Customer-upgrades-Beijer-and-VBMS-3 Revised

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This is an IFS 2015 liveblog which means everything was written at-the-moment. After Spang’s presentation, two of the other early adopters offered their thoughts on IFS Applications 9. Beijer Electronics Joakim Stolt, the CIO of the Swedish company Beijer Electronics , said the new IFS system has benefited customer communication massively. Keen to upgrade to…

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05-Spang-magnetics-and-power-management-tools-revised

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This is an IFS 2015 liveblog which means everything was written at-the-moment. Spang, an American magnetics giant and long-time users of IFS, was one of the lucky early adopters of the new version of IFS Applications. Richard Durham, the company Corporate Controller, came to Boston to detail his company’s experience of the new product. Spang,…

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02-Applications-9-revised

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This is an IFS 2015 liveblog which means everything was written at-the-moment. Excuse any mistakes, typos or faux pas — they’ll be ironed out by the end of the day Here’s the day’s big unveiling: IFS Applications 9. The system, which promises ‘true business agility’, is more capable and more user-friendly than ever before, according to  Thomas…

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Strategic-Focus-and-IOT-in-the-Field-Revised

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This is an IFS 2015 liveblog which means everything was written at-the-moment. Excuse any mistakes, typos or faux pas — they’ll be ironed out by the end of the day Continuing the conference’s love-affair with the Uber app, Tom Bowe and Stephen Jeff Watts used one of the first day’s breakout sessions to illustrate how IFS Applications…

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Stephen Boyle

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This is an IFS 2015 liveblog which means everything was written at-the-moment. Stephen Boyle, Microsoft’s VP of Enterprise Partners, and Alastair Sorbie’s second Diamond Sponsor guest, focused on the Internet of Things in his presentation. The IoT, Boyle illustrated on the the event’s massive screen, is an industry currently worth nearly $2 trillion — and that number is…

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