Having traditionally done implementations via their product delivery organization, IFS and Intentia also have long exhibited a focus on product quality and customer satisfaction, which manifests into a lasting relationship with each client. However like other enterprise resource planning (ERP) and supply chain management (SCM) software vendors, Intentia and IFS need to string together several quarters of profitability to restore consumer confidence and long-term stability.
(such as ABB , IBM , Beijing IFS UFSoft , Det Norske Veritas , etc.), while product development focuses on deepening its functionality to retain IFS' position in its chosen markets, while broadening its scope to capture more industries in the future. IFS also expects to offer more specialized best-of-breed solutions with the aforementioned partners, where appropriate. A perfect example would be the alliance with ABB to deliver IFS Enterprise Asset Management ( EAM ) solutions, which could possibly render