• 29 March 2018     EAM, Press Release

    lowering the ‘normal’ cost of maintenance

    Considering how maintenance and parts inventories have evolved in recent years, and the increasingly strategic approach to Enterprise Asset Management (EAM), it is apparent that visibility is one of the most important drivers at every step in the manufacturing and plant engineering process. There was a time when the process for maintaining mission-critical equipment and […]

  • it’s time to transform the way people work
    19 February 2018     Event, Infor, Press Release

    it’s time to transform the way people work

    In a world currently driven by all things transformation, the revolution of working practices must be given its due consideration. From disruptive business software to digital transformation, the optimisation of investments and services, and the need for (transformative) speed – businesses that do not focus on empowering the organisation to perform better will soon be […]

  • 1 February 2018     EAM, Facilities Management, Press Release

    eyes on buildings: drones offer inspection, maintenance benefits

    Drones allow maintenance and engineering managers to maintain assets and facilities while also reducing costs and safety risks, says Jane Thomson, Managing Director at Softworx, Infor’s Master Partner in Africa. In facilities management, inspecting large institutional, engineering, manufacturing, mining and commercial facilities and assets can be a challenging, dangerous, and dirty job. Ensuring that assets […]

  • 20 January 2018     EAM, Press Release

    SA’S FM, manufacturing and fleet pain points revealed in USSD poll

    A recent poll has revealed that the South African facilities management, manufacturing and fleet management industries face four distinct pain points; work orders, asset registers, downtime and contractors. The challenges within these areas include value and visibility. Enter technology, which (if used correctly) can offer reliable solutions, turning pain points into profit areas. The poll […]

  • 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 […]

  • 20 November 2017     Press Release

    Infor Named a Leader in 2017 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Asset Management Software

    Infor Recognized for its Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision NEW YORK –  Nov 20, 2017 Infor, a leading provider of beautiful business applications specialized by industry and built for the cloud, today announced that the company was recognized as a Leader in the Gartner 2017 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Asset Management Software for Infor […]

  • 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 […]

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