Morten Vardal

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This is an IFS 2015 liveblog which means everything was written at-the-moment. The first of Alastair Sorbie’s Diamond Sponsor guests presenting to the thousand-strong IFS crowd was Morton Vardal, the managing director of Accenture, the world’s largest consulting firm. He began: “Disruption is the theme of this conference, and it’s also a key way we can innovate our…

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

This is a liveblog which means everything was written at-the-moment. “If you want to ride the wave of disruption, you need to have an agile system in place and work like mad.” And with that, IFS President and CEO Alistair Sorbie kicked off the this year’s edition of the world conference, held in beautiful Boston. To…

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by   |    |   2 minutes  |  in Applications 9, Business Technology, Events, Strategy

Imagine an enterprise application that combines ERP and CRM in a single package. No more using CRM as a separate application in a separate database with a non-consistent user experience. Instead, you’d have an ERP system with CRM functionality, and one less separate application to learn and maintain. That picture perfectly illustrates what you get…

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by   |    |   2 minutes  |  in Applications 9, Business Technology, Events

On stage at the IFS World Conference 2015 in Boston, our CTO Dan Matthews today announced the launch of IFS Managed Cloud on Microsoft Azure. Customers can now have IFS fully-manage their cloud infrastructure, operating system, database, middleware, and IFS Applications in the Microsoft Azure Cloud. Running IFS Applications on-premise requires skilled technicians to manage…

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IFS Applications 9

by   |    |   2 minutes  |  in Applications 9, Business Technology, Events, Strategy

IFS Applications 9 – it’s here, announced today at the IFS World Conference 2015 in Boston! This new version of IFS Applications features major enhancements in user experience, architecture and functionality. IFS Applications 9 has been built to deliver business agility by bringing users closer to their businesses, increasing their flexibility in running them, and…

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IFS World Conference 2015

by   |    |   2 minutes  |  in Events, Service Management

Something big is brewing in Boston… and it’s not another Tea Party. This week IFS is hosting its annual World Conference in this lovely, historical city; an event that attracts some of the biggest and most successful organizations from all over the world to one place to learn more about the agile software that they operate…

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by   |    |   2 minutes  |  in Events

As many in the global IFS community prepare for the IFS World Conference 2015 in Boston next week, we’re also getting ready to help conference-goers and our online communities navigate the social web during next week that I hope will enable you to get the content you need, find the conversations that matter to you,…

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IFS WoCo 2015 Mobile Apps

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When you take part in an event packed with great content, speakers and experiences, one that’s spread out across three days, you want to be able to get the latest information at your fingertips, when you need it, so you can get the most out of your overall experience. At the IFS World Conference 2015…

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chrysalys

by   |    |   2 minutes  |  in Events, Strategy

IFS operates as a project-driven business. We develop our software product set using an agile development methodology, with shifting priorities and deliverables. Our customers rely on us to implement software for them to meet business-critical needs. So we have an understanding of what it takes to run an enterprise-level project. But from where I sit,…

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