• 28 December 2017     EAM, Press Release

    the EAM shoppers’ checklist

    To maximise the life and performance of equipment and machinery, companies should deploy an EAM solution that provides six key elements, says Heilet Scholtz, Executive at Softworx, Infor’s Master Partner in Africa. TechTarget defines enterprise asset management (EAM) as; “a broad term vendors use to describe software that provides managers with a way to view […]

  • 14 December 2017     EAM, Hospitality, Infor, Press Release

    master profitability in hospitality with effective EAM

    When asked what it takes to be successful in the hospitality industry, most would say; the personal touch. It’s about attention to detail and delivering service excellence – from the greeting at the entrance to the turn-down service. The hotel’s facilities must be immaculate and offer guests the utmost in luxury and convenience. Collectively, industries […]

  • 30 November 2017     Events, Press Release

    the future of the organisation: technologically savvy, globalised

    In every industry, asset management is critical to ensuring productivity, reducing downtime and promoting profits. Across South Africa, asset management, facilities management and manufacturing industries have been challenged with an economic mountain which appeared to bring many to rock bottom. Yet digital transformation has offered the stepping stones needed to overcome, as digitisation brings with […]

  • 28 September 2017     EAM, Event, Infor, Press Release

    agility accelerating enterprise asset management

    In the world of enterprise applications, the most effective solution is usually bestowed upon the largest organisation with the biggest budget. Yet, these applications are the engine room of all organisations, regardless of their size. Without effective solutions, businesses suffer from a lack of agility, responsiveness and flexibility, hindering management’s ability to make fast, sound […]

  • 22 September 2017     CRM, ERP, Event, Infor, Press Release

    Acquisitions, artificial intelligence and digital transformation at Infor Next

    Contrary to the predictions of the futuristic movies of the 80s, the “rise of the machines” will not be the downfall of mankind – but rather deliver the business application support system that drives greater efficiencies with more intelligence, less error and greater data control. As enterprise software continues to evolve, the introduction of mainstream […]

  • 21 September 2017     EOH, Event, Infor, Press Release

    Infor has high hopes for Africa

    Infor Next 2017, Johannesburg — Specialist application software firm Infor has high ambitions for its India, Middle East and Africa (IMEA) operations, looking to increase its business in the region five-fold over the next three years. And Africa will have a key role in this growth. Gary Hopwood, newly promoted sales manager for Infor’s Africa […]

  • 21 September 2017     Infor, Press Release

    Belgium Campus ITversity, Pretoria, joins global Infor Education Alliance Programme

    Earlier this month, Eyewitness News reported that the latest South African jobs statistics continue to reflect an appallingly high unemployment rate. According to the World Bank, the 2016 average unemployment rate for all upper middle-income countries was 6.2%. In 2016, South Africa’s rate was at 25.9%, rising to 27.7% in 2017. Of these unemployed droves, […]

  • five ways to improve plant floor productivity

    In manufacturing, accurate and comprehensive real-time information about plant floor operations is essential to making informed decisions that drive productivity. What could be more crucial than the equipment itself? Downtime, which is detrimental to any business, is especially damaging and costly for manufacturers. According to Mining Global, each hydraulic power and belt drive failure can […]

  • 13 September 2017     Digital Transformation, Event, Press Release

    what does it mean, why should you care?

    Digital transformation is more than a mere buzzword. Modern businesses must evolve as the digital age continues to overtake lives, both personally and professionally. To maintain the capability to leverage intricate market changes, businesses must undergo an in-depth metamorphosis. This digital transformation must bring the business and its organisational activities in line with the fourth […]

  • 5 September 2017     EOH, Infor, Press Release

    how to maintain effective systems in periods of rapid growth

    As an organisation moves through the five stages of the business lifecycle, rapid growth must be coupled with sound processes and access to information to reach maturity. With the correct systems in place, the business can function at the same efficiency regardless of its size. However, if there are deficiencies in these systems, the deficits […]

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