Key industrial sectors in the world have experienced growth and expansion over the past few decades. As a result, with view of to earning higher margins and greater profits, they have had to set their targets on increased efficiencies, lowered costs and reduced time-to-market.
To achieve these goals, many industry specialists and organisations have turned to ‘IFS Applications’ as their choice of an Enterprise Resource planning system. IFS creates a perfect platform for its clients to optimize their processes and maximize their profits. It does so with its ability to support the complete lifecycle of the industry, including
- design and development
- demand planning
- supply chain management
- sales and after-sales
The system also has the capability to fully integrate with the other internal processes such as Finance, Human Resources and Quality and also integrate with the third party applications
The automotive industry is a key sector within each major economy in the world, making it an important global industry. Many manufacturers and assemblers, Tier 1 to Tier N suppliers as well as after-sales service providers, have come to rely on ‘IFS Applications’ for optimal ERP operations.
Altec has helped many global leaders in the automotive industry to enhance their ERP experience, through the expertise of its highly skilled and experienced IFS and Industry specialists. Starting from common solution design, implementation, integrations, modifications, continuous improvements, upgrades, project support and business as usual support to global rollouts, Altec has been the trusted partner for industry giants as well as small and medium scale enterprises in the automotive sector.
Manufacturing industry sees continued growth year-on-year, thereby offering an evolving contribution to the global economy. Whereby, the everincreasing operational complexity and market competitiveness sees companies investing in ERP (enterprise resource planning) systems.
While, the manufacturing planning modules of IFS, such as ‘Advanced Planning Board’ and ‘Constraint based scheduling’, facilitates the optimal yet flexible management of scarce resources, IFS caters to specific need based requirements of the manufacturing industry. This includes industrial, Process and High- tech manufacturing and various manufacturing models such as discrete manufacturing, continuous manufacturing, make-to-order, make-to-stock and engineer-to-order etc.
Altec’s IFS and industry specialists have helped organizations around the world to model their ERP solutions in line with their unique business processes, thereby enhancing their competitive advantage. Furthermore, Altec has been engaged with a number of global manufacturing projects, assisting the clients from the blue print designs to roll-outs as well as post go-live support.
Aviation and Defense
The growing competition and the constant movement towards improving efficiencies in the Aviation and Defense industry, emphasize the need for its reliable automation as well as the smooth integration of business processes.
But the industry holds a high level of regulations and extremely critical operations setting evolving challenges on ERP vendors with regard to industry specific requirements.
IFS Applications overcomes such challenges through continuous research and development efforts conducted over many years, to ensure they meet the latest industry requirements. IFS delivers varied solutions covering all aspects of the Aviation and Defense industry including Commercial Aviation, Defense, Fleet and Asset Management, Services and Performance based Logistics, Military Logistics and Aviation and Defense Manufacturing.
Altec’s Aviation and Defense experts holding in-depth knowledge and experience on IFS Applications and the industry domain have supported global leaders in their ERP lifecycle. The global footprint of Altec assures the compliance to local regulations and the requirements of the industry.
Oil & Gas
The Oil and Gas sector, as one of the most project and asset oriented industries, opts for ERP solutions that efficiently increase asset availability and their visibility while minimizing the cost of operational maintenance. Meanwhile, a major challenge in the industry faced by any ERP solution is to serve remote locations with extremely limited connectivity, such as oil rigs.
IFS applications have thrived in the Oil and Gas industry for decades through its different solutions, these include Enterprise Asset Management, Project Management and Service Management etc. ‘IFS replication’ functionality has been specifically designed to support the Oil and Gas industry for serving offline workstations. And ‘IFS Mobile Application development’ has also caught the attention of organizations in the sector as a mobile reporting platform, a key requirement in field services management.
Altec’s IFS and Industry experts have years of experience in provisioning of services in the Oil and Gas Industry. Spanning from common solution build for the global companies, rollout support, modifications and integrations to on-shore and offshore application synchronization, Altec has helped its clients to obtain the maximum from their IFS implementation.