Next Generation of Infor CloudSuite Industrial Enterprise Now Available for the Manufacturing Industry

CIOReview Team | Tuesday, 25 August 2015, 09:55 IST

Infor, the industry cloud company, today announced the availability of the upgraded edition of InforCloudSuiteTM Industrial Enterprise, offering manufacturing industry customers access to applications within the cloud environment. InforCloudSuite Industrial Enterprise is built specifically to meet the needs of manufacturers and service providers. It provides deep, proven capabilities in key areas such as global finance, product design and configuration, project management, quality control, supply chain visibility, production operations, analytics, customer relationship management, and material management. The suite helps organizations maintain global visibility around suppliers, customer accounts, and product innovation, all within a secure technology infrastructure.

The newest version of InforCloudSuite Industrial Enterprise delivers access to new capabilities such as tools for document management, that provide a central repository that supports the entire lifecycle of business documents - from input through storage, retrieval, and sharing. The industrial enterprise suite also includes an integrated suite of financial performance management applications, packaged analytics, and compliance tools that operate across the complex web of enterprise systems to deliver a real-time, single version of the truth for the enterprise. Also, organizations with large and complex asset management needs, now have access to a specialized version of enterprise asset management functionality which is designed to improve plant and equipment performance by eliminating unplanned downtime, directly addressing energy waste, and improving compliance.

InforCloudSuite Industrial builds upon Infor's offerings available on Amazon Web Services (AWS), combining beautiful software with rich industrial manufacturing functionality. Through a flexible, subscription-based delivery model, customers can lower IT expenditures while continuing to benefit from visibility across the global supply chain with system-wide transparency for all key stakeholders-from suppliers to customers. Key Infor ERP Manufacturing applications include Infor LN, Infor M3, InforCloudSuite Industrial (SyteLine), and Infor VISUAL.

"Manufacturers are constantly looking for ways to simplify their IT infrastructure while keeping technology investments up-to-date, and without disruptions, in order to navigate changing business climates around the globe," said Larry Korak, industry and solution strategy director, Industrial Manufacturing, Infor. "With InforCloudSuite, organizations can modernize operations quickly, and with a lower total cost of ownership, and achieve true business agility."