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EAM versus CMMS: What's Right for Your Company? Part Three: Analysis of IFS and Intentia
Having traditionally done implementations via their product delivery organization, IFS and Intentia also have long exhibited a focus on product quality and

eam analysis for chemical product manufacturing  note. Part One defined EAM and CMMS. Part Two discussed integration concerns. Part Four will continue the analysis of two major vendors. IFS Strategy For over a decade, the cornerstone of IFS' strategy has thus revolved around its component-based architecture and vertical market focus, which thereby became part of its identity and a key ingredient in its ability to deliver an even deeper vertical industry functionality. While specific astute modules within the IFS Applications Suite have contributed to

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