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Infor Infinium FMS
SSA Financial Management (previously known as SSA Infinium) is helps streamline operations and link everyone in an organization. It encompasses manufacturing

fms  Infinium FMS SSA Financial Management (previously known as SSA Infinium) is helps streamline operations and link everyone in an organization. It encompasses manufacturing and financial management.     BEGINLYX�

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Infor Gains Financials Elite Club Status


What’s new at Infor? Besides the blockbuster acquisitions of late, the leading provider of business applications has continued to release innovative products. Among these are Infor FMS SunSystems Enterprise, a global financial management system. TEC Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic looks at the product’s development, key features and functions, and major markets served, and gets under the hood with Infor’s product experts.

fms  release of the Infor FMS SunSystems Enterprise offering. Infor FMS SunSystems Enterprise is a comprehensive global financial management system that includes general ledger (GL), accounts payable (AP), accounts receivable (AR), cash management, and financial reporting, operational reporting, and analysis capabilities. The product also handles fixed assets, allocations, budget management, and related business functions (purchasing, inventory, sales order management) required by finance organizations. Built Read More

Project-oriented Software: Many Choices, Many Differences


Professional service organizations sell not just time, but knowledge. Thus, in addition to time and expense management, a business management software product must support a means for knowing how this knowledge is tracked, assigned, managed, and billed. But which product?

fms  as well as Deltek FMS , recently acquired from Wind2 Software . In the second part of the series, User Recommendations for Project-oriented Software , we'll also examine Microsoft Dynamics SL (formerly known as Solomon ) and BST Enterprise . Industry Requirements Depending on the size of the professional service organization (PSO) (we'll use this term to describe any firm that primarily sells time and expertise), its industry niche, and its specific services, software requirements will vary widely. We'll Read More

Infor SunSystems


Infor FMS SunSystems eXFM offers a combination of financial management, reporting, and performance management applications for the finance function. Infor FMS SunSystems eXFM is an integrated solution that combines flexible transaction processing applications with real-time analysis, extensive reporting, and powerful budget and forecasting capabilities. Infor FMS SunSystems eXFM includes Financials, Vision, Budgeting and Forecasting, and Application Portal modules. Infor FMS SunSystems eXFM is also an extensible solution that can be integrated with existing third party applications to provide an enterprise-wide solution.

fms  SunSystems Infor FMS SunSystems eXFM offers a combination of financial management, reporting, and performance management applications for the finance function. Infor FMS SunSystems eXFM is an integrated solution that combines flexible transaction processing applications with real-time analysis, extensive reporting, and powerful budget and forecasting capabilities. Infor FMS SunSystems eXFM includes Financials, Vision, Budgeting and Forecasting, and Application Portal modules. Infor FMS SunSystems Read More

Accounting for SMB Showdown


I'm Larry Blitz, editor of TEC's Vendor Showdown series. Today's Showdown pits two major enterprise resource planning (ERP) and accounting for small to midsized business (SMB) vendors against each other, head-to-head: Exact Software North America (a division of Exact Software) and Infor.

fms  Globe Enterprise and Infor's FMS SunSystems . I hope you find this Showdown helpful and informative. I welcome all your comments and questions at showdown@technologyevaluation.com . And please let me know if you prefer this format to the original Showdown format. Exact vs. Infor Exact Software is a Netherlands-based solution provider that targets small to medium businesses and divisions of multinationals —namely, organizations with up to 2,500 employees. Exact focuses its product and technology efforts Read More

Waking Up to a “New Day” at Infor


Moving away from the relentless acquisitions of the past, Infor is waking up to a brand new day, marked by innovative product development that will change the way work is done. TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic looks at how the vendor has become a formidable opponent to SAP and Oracle, and examines all the components of Infor10, a new generation of enterprise software that allows the seamless execution of business processes.

fms  global financial management system (FMS) saw a major new release in 2011, and was reviewed in TEC ’s article .   Blueprint for the Future: Infor10 Over the course of its history, Infor has acquired more than 40 companies, with more or less strategic importance. The company's latest strategy includes a common UI, analytics, reporting, workflow, event management, master data management (MDM), localizations, mobility, and packaged integration for all of its applications. Rather than having each product Read More

User Recommendations for Project-oriented Software


Selecting the right project-oriented software may depend on the specific requirements of the industry niches in which an organization competes. But since not all software is created equal, it's worth examining some leading candidates in depth.

fms   Deltek Vision and Deltek FMS ), and we'll turn now to two other significant products: BST Enterprise and Microsoft Dynamics SL (formerly known as Solomon ). BST Enterprise BST Enterprise ( http://www.bstglobal.com/default.htm ), published by BST Global , is aimed specifically at environmental, engineering, and design firms. International design firms are the main customer base. Currently, BST Enterprise supports 200 to 300 design firms in 37 countries. The typical firm size is 250 to 350 employees, Read More

Vendor Rating Updates: Process ERP, CRM, and Financials


Newly published TEC ratings are available for a number of software vendors. Individual reports are available for purchase, or you can review the ratings in-depth using the evaluation centers. Here's a quick rundown of the updates. Take note if you're in the process of evaluating any of the following systems. enterprise resource planning (ERP) for process manufacturing industries customer

fms  (previously SSA Global) and FMS SunSystems eXFM products (previously Systems Union). Read More

Essential ERP - Its Functional Scope


ERP applications are designed to optimize an organization's underlying business processes - accounting/financial, manufacturing, distribution, and human resources/payroll.

fms  or flexible manufacturing systems (FMS) Perform finite capacity planning Perform both forward and backward scheduling Provide an integrated preventive maintenance (PM) capability Perform true probability-based simulation Perform true optimization capability with linear programming Provide more graphically used and intuitive reporting capabilities Utilize expert system knowledge (AI) Provide extended supply chain management In addition to the core functions, integrated industry-specific applications can Read More

Manufacturing 2007 Executive Summary


For a decade, IndustryWeek and the Manufacturing Performance Institute (MPI) Census of Manufacturers have provided data to US manufacturers. This year, MPI fielded a similar survey in Canada, offering an intriguing look into the differences between the Canadian and US manufacturing landscapes. This executive summary presents combined data from these surveys, aimed at helping manufacturers meet future challenges.

fms   PDM 3.1% 2.9% 4.4% FMS 2.9% 3.1% 1.5% Mobile management/wireless 2.9% 2.6% 4.4% Online sellling 2.7% 3.1% 0.0% TMS 2.5% 2.6% 1.5% Asset management/CMMS 2.5% 2.4% 2.9% MRP II 2.3% 2.4% 1.5% PLM 2.1% 2.4% 0.0% SCM 2.1% 2.2% 1.5% Online purchasing 1.0% 1.2% 0.0% Other 8.0% 7.4% 11.8% None 7.4% 6.2% 14.7% MPI Alert: Considerable resources, both capital and human, are being poured into equipment and information technology upgrades. But manufacturers must remember that there are no silver bullets, and that Read More