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Middlesbrough Council Selects UNIT4 Agresso


Middlesbrough Council selects the UNIT4 Agresso Local Government ERP platform to help it transform and modernize its operations.

syteline replaces point.man  Council Selects UNIT4 Agresso Middlesbrough Council recently purchased the UNIT4 Agresso Local Government enterprise resource planning (ERP) platform as part of a transformation program established to meet the council’s financial challenges and modernize the way it operates in the austerity climate. UNIT4 is already the leading provider of ERP to local government in the UK (represented in G-Cloud , a cloud store used by UK government departments for procuring information technology [IT] solu Read More

Infor SyteLine v.0 Benchmarked against Industry Average for Financial Packages Functionality [Infographic]


Check out the infographic to see a snapshot of the benchmark analysis of Infor SyteLine for financials.

syteline replaces point.man  SyteLine v.0 Benchmarked against Industry Average for Financial Packages Functionality [Infographic] Financial packages and accounting systems manage procedures for accurately entering, tracking, and maintaining information related to an organization’s financial operations. Infor SyteLine v.9 ERP was recently TEC certified for financials, and a full product review report is now available.   Compare Infor SyteLine with other ERP and accounting solutions in the Financial Packages Evaluation Center Read More

Symix Launches eSyte Supply Chain


Symix Systems, Inc. recently announced an addition to its e-business application suite, eSyte Supply Chain. It offers multi-site capacity and material planning capabilities that have been given new relevance with the advent of B2B collaboration.

syteline replaces point.man  such as the company''s SyteLine ERP suite, although it maintains that the new product will also work with competitive systems. eSyte complements SyteLine APS (Advanced Planning and Scheduling), software acquired from Pritsker Corporation in 1999 but was developed in-house by Frontstep, Symix''s independent subsidiary. Market Impact The advent of B2B collaboration has given new relevance to multi-site capacity and material planning. Though many APS vendors developed these types of applications years ago, Read More

Frontstep Still Awaiting Better Times


While Frontstep reported loses in fiscal 2001, the potential of its well-rounded product/services offering mix as well as the recent downsizing, bodes well a return to profitability.

syteline replaces point.man  transaction back-office systems ( SyteLine and SyteDistribution ), then front-office functional modules purchased from Profit , and supply chain functionality from its much older purchase of Pritsker and DAI . Frontstep is also delivering its Active Link backbone to provide end-users with the ability to connect suppliers and customers to its core transaction system. While Frontstep has been promoting the concept of an integrated solution, including both ERP and e-Business components, the company is also Read More

Multi-faceted ERP Software Solution Latest to Undergo Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) Product Review Program


TEC’s team of research analysts covers the spectrum of enterprise software including core business functionality such as enterprise resource planning (ERP), business intelligence (BI), human capital management (HCM), and more. They regularly conduct briefings with software providers to get to know the products up close so they can share their perspective on the product’s benefits and position in the market with the other side of the market equation, the software buyer.

syteline replaces point.man  products such as Infor SyteLine are available from TEC via its Certification program. Montreal, Canada (August 29, 2014) — Before hitting the “buy” button, most people looking to buy a car or a smartphone check out at least a few reviews or product comparisons from either fellow consumers or from an expert they trust. Buying software to help run a company, however, is far more complex than buying a smartphone—there are many more purchasing factors and implications to consider. This is a case Read More

Infor and Aras Partner for Cloud PLM


At the Inforum 2014 user conference, Infor announced Infor PLM Innovator. Delivered in partnership with Aras under Aras’ licensing program for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), it is a scalable, flexible, and secure cloud-based solution for Infor enterprise resource planning (ERP) customers.

syteline replaces point.man  ION with the Infor SyteLine and Infor LN ERP solutions.   Infor will still use Infor PLM Discrete , which is mainly a product data management (PDM) solution, where appropriate and Infor PLM Innovator where the companies need a full-fledged product lifecycle management (PLM) suite, competing fiercely with Siemens Teamcenter and PTC Windchill . Capturing data flow between Infor ERP applications, Infor PLM Innovator will support strategic business processes including product development, new product Read More

DeltaValve Deploys Infor PLM Discrete


Infor today announced that DeltaValve has implemented Infor PLM Discrete, adding to DeltaValve's existing deployment of Infor SyteLine ERP system.  In the discrete product lifecycle management space (PLM) space, Infor is not necessarily a best-of-breed stand-alone solution. In fact, it's quite late to the pure-play PLM party (as opposed to the differentiating capabilities it offers in the

syteline replaces point.man  existing deployment of Infor SyteLine ERP system.  In the discrete product lifecycle management space (PLM) space, Infor is not necessarily a best-of-breed stand-alone solution. In fact, it''s quite late to the pure-play PLM party (as opposed to the differentiating capabilities it offers in the process PLM space with Optiva PLM). Still, Infor has a great opportunity within its vast discrete manufacturing ERP install base if it can demonstrate the benefits of tight integration to the LN, LX, legacy Baan Read More

Bluewolf: Cloud-based HCM Replaces Homemade Solution


Fast-growing cloud-based consulting firm Bluewolf chose FinancialForce HCM to replace its home-built custom human resources (HR) system. This case study gives insights about the starting point, best practices applied, and lessons learned.

syteline replaces point.man  Cloud-based HCM Replaces Homemade Solution Fast-growing cloud-based consulting firm Bluewolf chose FinancialForce HCM to replace its home-built custom human resources (HR) system. This case study gives insights about the starting point, best practices applied, and lessons learned. Read More

Is MAPICS Getting the Magic of PLM? Part Two: Strategy


During our recent briefing, MAPICS' executives acknowledged that almost all enterprise software companies are either "hunting" or being "hunted".

syteline replaces point.man  conversion tools to MAPICS SyteLine ERP release 7 , rather than embark on redevelopment of the product per se (although the suite will nevertheless continue to be supported for users that choose to stay on it). This is Part Two of a three-part note. Part One described recent events and began a discussion of the market impact. Part Three will discuss challenges and make user recommendations. Strategic Extensions Another headline is that MAPICS has been trying to leverage the best from each platform''s camp Read More

Infor SyteLine: Discrete Manufacturing (ERP) Competitor Analysis Report


The discrete enterprise resource planning (ERP) knowledge base addresses discrete manufacturing (distinct items such as auto parts or chairs) as well as non-manufacturing industries. Research vendors that support a range of functionality for production planning, shop floor control, and product costing. The knowledge base also provides information on financials, human resources, and other enterprise management modules.

syteline replaces point.man  SyteLine: Discrete Manufacturing (ERP) Competitor Analysis Report The discrete enterprise resource planning (ERP) knowledge base addresses discrete manufacturing (distinct items such as auto parts or chairs) as well as non-manufacturing industries. Research vendors that support a range of functionality for production planning, shop floor control, and product costing. The knowledge base also provides information on financials, human resources, and other enterprise management modules. Read More

Infor SyteLine ERP Software Is Now TEC Certified


It’s my pleasure to announce that a new software product within the Infor manufacturing enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions family—SyteLine ERP—has been certified by Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC). This solution for various industries now features the “TEC Certified Product” badge in TEC’s IT Showcase, meaning the software vendor has filled out TEC’s functionality questionnaire and

syteline replaces point.man  SyteLine ERP Software Is Now TEC Certified It’s my pleasure to announce that a new software product within the Infor manufacturing enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions family—SyteLine ERP—has been certified by Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC). This solution for various industries now features the “TEC Certified Product” badge in TEC’s IT Showcase , meaning the software vendor has filled out TEC’s functionality questionnaire and gone through a comprehensive demonstration of Read More

Infor Strikes Again (at Long Last): Getting “Soft” while Flexing its Muscles? - Part 1


Just when I had begun to think that Ned Lilly’s ERP Graveyard blog might go out of business soon (or at least change its name and charter), here came his new blog entry in early June 2009. The blog post’s cause was the official press release (PR) entitled “SoftBrands Enters Into Definitive Agreement To Be Acquired By Affiliate Of Golden Gate Capital And Infor.” Now, the acquisition was

syteline replaces point.man  ) , Infor ERP SyteLine , Infor ERP System21 (formerly Geac System21 ), Infor ERP Visual (formerly Lilly Visual ), Infor ERP XA (formerly Mapics XA ), and so on  and so forth. Even with Fourth Shift’s solid mixed-mode manufacturing ERP  capabilities, it is difficult to find a defendable niche in light of the Infor ERP LX (formerly SSA BPCS ) product. True, Fourth Shift was one of the first ERP products to penetrate the Chinese market and be certified by the local authorities. Thus, Infor might try to Read More

8th ERP Vendor Shootout, Dallas, TX (US), 6-7 October: Vendor Line Up


8th ERP SHOOTOUT. October 6 to 7, 2010. Renaissance Dallas Hotel. Dallas, Texas 75207. Calling all manufacturers, distributors, and professional services organizations!

syteline replaces point.man  Epicor ! Infor ERP Syteline ! Microsoft Dynamics AX ! SAP Business by Design ! CINCOM Control ! An additional three vendors are to be confirmed. Geared toward ERP selection teams and decision makers for companies with a manufacturing, distribution, and/or project-oriented requirements, the ERP Vendor Shootout is ideal for businesses that are budgeting for or are currently evaluating ERP software. Focus by bringing your selection team together to see the functionality you know you need—and perhaps some Read More

Five Ways to Positively Impact Customer Retention and Business Operations


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syteline replaces point.man  By leveraging Infor ERP SyteLine as its technology infrastructure, Kaydon was able to embrace these philosophies and show positive financial results. The Infor solution goes hand in hand with our lean manufacturing efforts, which is a key and vital part of delivering a world-class product and world-class value to our customer, adds Al Hubbard, Kaydon plant manager. At Kaydon we pride ourselves in making customized products for our customers, and Infor has truly helped us achieve that, concludes Chris Read More

Infor Means Business with its Partners: The IPN Unveiled


One of the reasons why Infor, despite its over 70,000 large customer base, hasn’t been regarded as a serious enterprise applications contender has been the company’s spotty relationship with its channel partners. Partners currently contribute only about 25 percent of Infor’s license revenue (except for Latin America, where that ratio is 50 percent). Infor

syteline replaces point.man  has its Expense Management, Syteline ERP , and EAM products in the cloud ( see my recent article on the Infor24 portfolio for more information ). Most of these products have small customer bases and small channels with no critical mass yet. The products with critical mass are ironically dominated by Infor’s direct sales, and they will naturally try to keep partners out of their fiefdoms. Through the IPN program and innovative product developments such as  the Infor ION technology framework  and the Read More