Enabling an integrated approach to strategy planning, the tactical movement and maintenance of military assets – in combination with overall maintenance engineering, acquisition, storage, distribution, disposal and resource planning – within a single Defense solution.
A class-leading solution to meet the global requirements of the A&D Manufacturing sector – integrating the full design and development lifecycle into production and through-life while supporting the management of complex contracts and cost accounting.
Knowing the condition of each asset, where it is, its planned duty cycle and availability for maintenance and repair sets a baseline that enables contract service agreements to be proactively managed be it traditional contracting, Performance Based Logistics (PBL), Contracting for Availability (CfA) or Contractor Logistics Support (CLS) – delivering end user satisfaction, operational effectiveness and bottom line returns.
Complex platforms, differing states of readiness/capabilities, global operations, demanding environments – and budget constraints – be it traditional contracting, Performance Based Logistics (PBL), Contracting for Availability (CfA) or Contractor Logistics Support (CLS) – can only be managed consistently with integrated, agile business solutions.
The intelligent choice of a business application that is focussed upon Defense operations and processes enables global System Integrators (SI) to deliver proven, class-leading process improvements that impact both on their reputation and the success of their customers. IFS is designed for Aerospace & Defense to enable you to deliver end user satisfaction, operational effectiveness and bottom line returns.
With increasing challenges from emergent markets, new product lines, new technologies, new regulations, new constraints and new ways of doing business – combined with strategic growth, acquisitions/mergers and challenges from operator cost models – means commercial service providers be they Engine MRO, Heavy Maintenence and Component Repair shops need to ensure they are managing and maintaining their customers' assets to deliver a customer service that is “better than expectation”.
IFS World Conference 2013 will be held in Barcelona, Spain between October 28th – 30th, 2013.