In large and disparate organizations it is common place to find a selection of commercial off the shelf (COTS) solutions integrated with purpose built homegrown business software. The success of a COTS application must be measured by its fit for purpose functionality, its ease of use, and its ability to be integrated with other solutions. In this fast changing world it also has to offer users’ a low risk means of keeping ahead of technology by having the minimum of technology ‘lock-in’ and the capability to reapply integration scenarios as business processes change and data connectivity and transfer requirements alter.
IFS Applications is built using the same principles employed by successful manufacturer, the production and assembly of components. This allows change and evolution within a software component without impacting on other software components within the solution.
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