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International Business Systems (IBS) supplies wholesale distribution and supply chain execution software for midsized to large companies and international

ibs asw  and professional services. The IBS corporate headquarters are located in Solna, Sweden, with local headquarters around the globe. IBS is listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange (XSSE: IBS B).

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Business Process Overview: Warehousing Solutions


Warehousing processes are critical for the success of a distribution business. These processes are highly visible to your customers, and have a direct impact on their opinion of your company. If you cannot get the goods to your customers in the most efficient way, you risk losing their business. Your warehousing and logistics operations must translate into reliability and service.

ibs asw  MANAGEMENT As with all IBS software, ASW ALERT MANAGEMENT allows you to have all your routines and processes monitored at all times, allowing you to react to problems or happenings that might occur. Management by exception entails setting up a number of parameters, limitations and filters – the choices are infinite and are rapidly configured to observe and detect whatever situations you wish to monitor or anticipate. When an event occurs, such as a bottleneck in reception, a message will be created and Read More

IBS Enterprise


IBS solutions support lean production, using long- and short-term planning, along with process-oriented methods of working. IBS's systems are intended to help companies meet customer demand and gain reliable operational control, by incorporating product configuration, distribution assembly, and demand-driven manufacturing in the supply chain environment.  

ibs asw  Enterprise IBS solutions support lean production, using long- and short-term planning, along with process-oriented methods of working. IBS's systems are intended to help companies meet customer demand and gain reliable operational control, by incorporating product configuration, distribution assembly, and demand-driven manufacturing in the supply chain environment. Read More

Demand-driven Manufacturing and Warehousing: Challenges and User Recommendations


Among its promising initiatives, IBS offers flexible rescheduling tools that integrate with existing manufacturing resource planning systems. Its warehousing solution also promises better use of space, and automates reception put-away, etc. However, the vendor still must navigate through some rough competitive terrain.

ibs asw  Collide . Additionally, the IBS ASW suite has a pervasive built-in event or alert management, with triggers in the system to warn users of problems in the supply chain, enabling them to respond accordingly before it impacts the customer. This management by exception monitors critical or sensitive activities with exception rules and notification via multiple channels, and with reaction monitoring and audit trail. Some user-definable alert examples take place when a critical purchase order is not delivered Read More

IBS-Slow but Steady (and Demand-Driven) May Win the SCM Race


IBS, a conservative Swedish enterprise resource planning and supply chain management, seems to be making right moves to remain the leader within its selected segments. However, the road to becoming uniformly globally recognized player will not be smooth.

ibs asw  extend the use of IBS ASW software to additional platforms. By combining the IBM WebSphere platform, which is one of the most widely installed open standards-based middleware in the industry, with IBS' business solutions, new and existing customers should be able to build on current IT assets without having to replace existing servers. IBS software solutions utilize a combination of technology with object-oriented Java for e-business, modern middleware in IBM WebSphere, and proven technology for handling Read More

Demand-driven manufacturing cross-industry brief


The challenges that face the manufacturing industry today are also opportunities. Manufacturing is being revolutionized in its processes, routines, and ways of doing business through the growing emergence of order driven production methods. This shift towards demand driven manufacturing is emerging in tandem with the larger currents caused by globalization. This cross industry brief focuses on the manufacturing industry from the standpoint of a demand driven IT solution and is aimed at manufacturing and distribution businesses. It describes some major market trends and issues, provides an overview of IBS supply chain solution, and offers details on how the IBS solution for demand driven manufacturing can address current needs of the industry.

ibs asw  provides an overview of IBS supply chain solution, and offers details on how the IBS solution for demand driven manufacturing can address current needs of the industry. Read More

New Management at Manhattan Associates


ATLANTA, Georgia -- Manhattan Associates Inc. MANH, the global leader in best-of-breed warehouse and transportation management systems, announced the appointment of Richard (Dick) M. Haddrill, former president and chief executive officer of Powerhouse Technologies, as president and chief executive officer reporting to Alan Dabbiere, chairman of the board for Manhattan Associates, effective January 1, 2000. Dabbiere will continue to play an active role as chairman of the board and will remain involved in strategic projects associated with the company's future direction. PRNewswire, 10/18/99.

ibs asw  held McHugh Software, and IBS. In contrast to many of the other players, Manhattan touts a relatively narrow product offering, concentrating on warehouse management systems (WMS) and transportation management software. When a company relies so heavily on one set of applications, delayed product releases, such as that occurring in June, can have a detrimental impact on earnings. With analysts predicting further losses for the company, Manhattan will need to reassess its current formula and bring in the Read More

Making the Right Decisions with SCOR


In the relentless search for ever-improving returns on investment and market competitiveness, some of the world’s biggest corporations are applying a model known as the supply chain operations reference (SCOR) model to maximize supply chain efficiency. Simply gathering SCOR metrics information is one thing—but how do you actually make this information available to allow optimal decision-making for your business?

ibs asw  of Adobe Reader. IBS has developed a solution that delivers this information in clear, intuitive and secure portals. These portals can display graphs, charts, scorecards and tables that show the SCOR metrics data in its most beneficial form and allow key comparisons to be made across all aspects of the business. Source : IBS Resources Related to Making the Right Decisions with SCOR : Supply-Chain Operations Reference-model (SCOR) (Wikipedia) Making the Right Decisions with SCOR Decisions is also known Read More

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ibs asw  SOX Requirements with IBS Software The US Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) addresses the issues of corporate fiscal accountability, accounting standards and practices, and reporting, as well as investor confidence in publicly owned corporations. SOX thus presents challenges to satisfy regulatory requirements, as well as opportunities to improve processes. That's why SOX compliance can be aided by an integrated, automated enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution. Read More

Demand-driven Planning in Manufacturing


Cover-time planning (CTP) is a "pull" system, but with the intent of planning and not merely waiting for the execution time to act.

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Will Adonix Provide A Warmer Home To CIMPRO? Part Two: Market Impact


Contrary to most peer vendors, which started their ERP applications in the manufacturing space, Adonix first established a strong presence and functionality in the distribution/logistics field. Its timely focus on distribution/supply chain execution (SCE) has proven to be wise and useful particularly these days, since it remains a fertile enterprise applications area.

ibs asw  with Lilly Software , IBS , Syspro , and Frontstep , with a possible edge in broader platform/middleware standards support, stronger multi-national capabilities and/or wider geographic coverage, often therefore making it competitive with the likes of Intentia , J.D. Edwards , SSA GT , Oracle , and SAP . This breadth and depth of functionality (possibly unmatched by its Tier 2 peers in the future, provided CIMPRO integration goes as hinted) should provide an attractive solution for resellers to offer Read More

SuiteWorld 2014: NetSuite’s Cloud Ebullience Goes On


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ibs asw  competing with Infor SX.e, IBS, Epicor Activant , etc. Omni-channel retail is also a strength, via SuiteCommerce (a lighter and simpler equivalent of over-engineered Oracle ATG or IBM WebSphere Commerce ), OrderMotion for distributed order management (DOM), and Retail Everywhere for cloud point of sale (POS) capabilities, while assortment planning comes via JustEnough and other partners. There are currently thousands of e-commerce NetSuite customers, and that number will easily get much bigger via the Read More

The Impact of the 'Assembler Strategy' in the Enterprise Applications Field


Infor's latest acquisitions and vertically-focused "assembler strategy" are furthering its goal to be number three (after SAP and Oracle) in the world of enterprise resource planning vendors.

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Delving into the Facts Behind the ERP Vendor Market’s Self-Ascribed Answer for ‘Businesses Living IN Change’ ™ -An Interview with UNIT4’s Product Marketing Executive


Rather than pursuing the usual route of writing analyses of major market trends, I’ve decided to ask vendors about their opinions and approaches. UNIT4 has joined the discussion on the topic of its current state of affairs.

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Adonix Grows Roots Against The Odds Part 1


Proving that a lack of size can be compensated with a savvy value proposition, Adonix, until recently a quiet French ERP provider, keeps on delivering pieces of its strategy to further establish itself internationally, despite a harsh and hostile environment.

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