Simplicity, commitment and professionalism define the way we work and the way we interact with customers, partners and colleagues. The result is IFS Applications - solutions for agile business, helping you successfully negotiate the twists and turns of your business, however complex it may be.
Simplicity, commitment, and professionalism characterize the way we operate and interact with our customers, partners, and colleagues.
Business is complex—but it needn’t be complicated. We develop agile, user-friendly solutions that make it easier for you to run a successful business. We cut out the hassle without cutting corners. We deliver simplicity.
Commitment means being true to our principles and to our customers in the short term and in the long term. Some of our customers are in their 10th upgrade. Many have been with us from the start, almost 30 years ago. We live our commitment.
Professionals give their customers the capability to meet—even anticipate—industry demands. They treat their customers as valued partners. And they take responsibility for what they deliver. We are professionals.
With customers located in more than 65 countries, IFS employees face many exciting and challenging opportunities. And being a global player means that people have the opportunity to experience diverse cultures and to look at things differently.
As a global company we know the value of local knowledge and how reassured customers are by having the full support of IFS virtually on their doorstep. So we often blend skills and knowledge from different regions to better provide our customers with a truly panoramic view of the world.
We have local sites in 22 different languages. Check out the one that suits you best to find out why a global player like IFS feels equally at home in New Zealand and Norway, in Sweden and South Africa.
1983 - IFS is founded.
1985 - IFS launches its first software product, IFS Maintenance.
1990 - IFS Applications launched as a complete suite.
1991 - IFS expands into Norway and Finland.
1992 - IFS opens the first office outside Scandinavia in Poland.
1993 - IFS first graphical user interface launched. Expansion begins in Denmark and Malaysia.
1994 - IFS Applications launched in an object-oriented technology.
1995 - IFS expands into North America.
1996 - IFS listed on the Swedish stock exchange. IFS Applications becomes component-based.
1997 - IFS Web Client is launched.
1999 - IFS is represented on all continents.
2001 - Java-based Internet portals and mobile solutions are introduced.
2002 - All components are available as web services.
2004 - NEC increases its support for IFS by acquiring 7.7% of IFS share capital.
2005 - >500 000 users of IFS Applications.
2006 - The release of IFS Applications 7. Alastair Sorbie appointed CEO.
2007 - IFS delivers solutions for the Intelligent Desktop and project–based solutions.
2008 - IFS launches a new GUI for increased usability an higher productivity.
2009 - Acquisition of MultiPlus Solutions.
2010 - Acquisition of 360 Scheduling, the world’s leading provider of mobile workforce scheduling.
2011 - Acquisition of Latin IFS.
2012 - The release of IFS Applications 8. Acquisition of Metrix.