IFS Radio Network
IFS Radio Network is an award-winning podcast from IFS, a globally recognized leader in enterprise software for enterprise resource planning (ERP), enterprise asset management (EAM) and enterprise service management (ESM). Join your hosts, Antony Bourne and Anders Lundin, as they interview highly-experienced, world-leading business experts, each bringing their unique perspectives and insights, and discussing business technology and software trends, management ideas and industry-specific issues. Read more at www.IFSWORLD.com.

We live in a data driven world, and in business, almost every department relies on it to make decisions, develop strategies and to prove results. While it is an asset, sifting through data can be tedious and time consuming. As a result, organizations have turned to business applications to provide insight and automate the data analysis process.

These applications increase a company's visibility into their operation by collecting, organizing, and displaying data for actionable insights in real-time. Visual Insights, however, takes that process a step further by displaying that information visually in an easy-to-understand and easy-to-digest way. Visualization is the key to informed decision making for every department, for every level, company-wide.

Direct download: IFS20Radio20Network202016-02.mp3
Category:Technology -- posted at: 5:46pm UTC

Martin Gunnarsson, Director of Product Strategies & IFS Labs, looks beyond today’s expectations of enterprise software in a keynote address at the IFS World Conference 2015 in Boston on May 8, 2015.

Direct download: IRN_MartinGunnarsson_WoCo15.mp3
Category:Technology -- posted at: 9:19am UTC

Is the Internet of Things (IoT) a real thing or a lot of marketing hype? In this episode, IFS North America CTO Rick Veague offers a no-nonsense overview of IoT. And IFS Product Product Manager Andrew Lichey and Product Director Jorgen Rogde discuss how IoT is a real market force, specifically in field service management software.

Direct download: IoT-Field-Service-Management.mp3
Category:Technology -- posted at: 11:42pm UTC

In this news episode, IFS CEO Alastair Sorbie and CFO Paul Smith review the Q4 2014 and full year 2014 financial results for IFS AB.

Direct download: ERP-Podcast-2-2015.mp3
Category:business,technology -- posted at: 11:34pm UTC

News of IFS including new and upgraded customers and the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Field Service Management. Also, a look at new functionality added to IFS Mobile Work Order.

Direct download: ERP-Podcast-1-2015.mp3
Category:business,technology -- posted at: 6:00pm UTC

IFS Field Service Management software expert Tom Bowe discusses IFS Enterprise Service Management's leader position in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Field Service Management. What does the placement mean for those evaluating software for field service management? What on earth does the quadrant have to do with the Green Bay Packers and the NFL Playoffs?

Direct download: Field_Service_Magic_Quadrant.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:09pm UTC

With the release of the Microsoft Surface Pro, we have a tablet computer capable of running touch-enabled ERP software with the capability to extend the touchscreen with a keyboard for longer form text. In this episode, IFS guru Martin Gunnarsson discusses how the Microsoft Surface Pro is a game changer for ERP and how ERP must adapt to allow users to take maximum advantage.

Direct download: ERP-for-Tablets-Hybrids.mp3
Category:Technology -- posted at: 1:22am UTC

Event coverage of IFS experts discussing trends including the Internet of Things (IoT) and enterprise resource planning (ERP) in the cloud. IFS CTO Rick Veague shares thoughts on the current ERP state of IoT on a Constellation Research Group panel discussion. Microsoft cloud evangelist Mike Opal shares thoughts on cloud ERP security

Direct download: ERP-Podcast-12-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:10am UTC

Can ERP software help with recall readiness? IFS process manufacturing guru Jakob Bjorklund and Radley Corp. VP David Barks offer tips for combining ERP and technologies like RFID, EDI, bar code scanning and others to deliver recall-ready traceability. Barks is the author of a hot new whitepaper on food traceability.

Direct download: Recall-Readiness-with-ERP.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:03pm UTC

IFS CEO Alastair Sorbie and CFO Paul Smith review the company's Q3 2014 results on a call with financial analysts. Sorbie compares IFS' growth to that of ERP software competitors like SAP.

Direct download: ERP-Podcast-11-2014.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:21pm UTC