Friday, October 01, 2010

Leading field service operator selects IFS Applications

A market leader in its sector, the service provider has more than 1,000 employees and several hundred service depots in some 20 countries. The contract includes licenses amounting to SKr 9 million as well as maintenance and consulting services.

The company will use IFS Applications components for financial control, service management and e-invoicing.

The Service industry is one of IFS’ targeted vertical market segments. The company offers a complete and integrated business solution that manages the entire lifecycle of customers, contracts, machines and equipment. With IFS Applications, companies can support and improve business processes by collaborating more closely with customers, suppliers and subcontractors. IFS Applications includes functionality for resource scheduling and optimization, installed base management, spare part management, mobile solutions for field work force, call and case management including SLA, all integrated with financials, procurement, manufacturing and HR. Existing IFS customers in the service industry include Hertel, Debut Services, Niscayah, eps, Schultess Maschinen AG, Dalkia, Anticimex, Eltel Networks, Infratek, Gilbarco Autotank and Tomra.

About IFS

IFS is a public company (OMX STO: IFS) founded in 1983 that develops, supplies, and implements IFS Applications™, a component-based extended ERP suite built on SOA technology. IFS focuses on agile businesses where any of four core processes are strategic: Service & asset management, manufacturing, supply chain and projects. The company has 2,000 customers and is present in more than 50 countries with 2,700 employees in total. Net revenue in 2009 was SKr 2.6 billion.

The information is that which IFS is required to declare by the Securities Business Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication on October 01, 2010, at 08:30 a.m. CET

Contact Information

Vice President Corporate Communications Oliver Pilgerstorfer

Phone: +44 1494 428900

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Head of IR Frédéric Guigues

Phone: +46 8 58 78 45 00

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