IFS Services

IFS is a worldwide leader in providing business applications. IFS providing ERP, CRM, SCM, PLM, CPM, EAM und MRO.

Who ist IFS

IFS is a worldwide leader in providing business applications. The company was founded in 1983 and employees 3’500 people in development, sales, consulting and support. The newest version of IFS is IFS Applications 10. The software provides enhanced ERP functionality in the areas of CRM, SCM, PLM, CPM, EAM and MRO. Currently IFS is present in 50 countries with own subsidiaries, joint ventures or with a growing network of partners. The company has more than 2’700 customers and over 1’000’000 users. The software is available in more than 20 languages.

Special 2BCS Services during IFS Implementations

  • Planning and design of Collaboration Platform
  • Specifications and development of layouts and reports
  • Development and Implementation of stardard roles and permission sets
  • Test management incl. tool support
  • Training concepts and planning
  • Cut-over planning

2BCS Blog

Setting up Permissions in IFS, why is it such a challenge?

Implementing and running an ERP solution is a challenge. IFS Applications is one of the most successful solutions for mid-market industrial companies. Roles and permissions are needed to manage the usage rights in an ERP solution. Designing, implementing, running, and validating these roles and permissions is becoming increasingly important. IFS offers some roles & permissions functionality. 2BCS AG, with its vast experience in leading and supporting IFS implementations, sees numerous areas where improvements need to be made.

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Top 3 best practices for creating training material in ERP projects - some thoughts and experiences about the use of ClickLearn in IFS implementations

ClickLearn is just one of many tools helping companies to create training material. It is multi-language and multi-format and therefore most widely used in the context of ERP implementation projects. However, in order to successfully conduct training courses with modern concepts like blended learning, the existence of innovative tools is not sufficient at all. The decisive factor here is how the software is actually used.

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ERP User satisfaction study paper 2020: crash of IFS

A few days ago the user satisfaction study 2020 was published. It is regarded as the benchmark for satisfaction with ERP solutions in German-speaking countries. Particularly striking is the crash of the IFS among the "larger solutions". SAP, Dynamics365 and IFS has always been considered as a good and solid system. In the 2020 study, user satisfaction with IFS has now been decreasing noticeably. The solution is rated slightly worse, the partner significantly worse. In this article, we will discuss possible reasons for this development.

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