By continuing to grow faster than many others, and by even reverting to profits, IFS has been defending the pride of quite beleaguered Tier 2 & 3 applications vendors. However, the bigger vendors will sell their aspirations dearly, and IFS still has a long way to go to achieve full-fledged credibility in the global market.
exchange (PTX), possibly via IFS eMarkets solution. IFS' recognition should be bolstered with the GE deal as also seen in very recent wins at Derco Aerospace , UK Defence Logistics Organisation ( DLO ) and General Dynamics, in the great part owing to its strong MRO functionality. IFS has thereby encroached upon the stronghold of vendors like Western Data Systems ( WDS ), Epicor Software , Mincom , SAP , Oracle , Cincom Systems , MRO Software , and Ramco Systems . Moreover, deals from likes of GE could