Exclusively for Infor Lawson customers
Exclusively for Infor Lawson customers
Welcome to the Lawson customer community page
Learn about the future of Lawson technology and how to get more from your software investment
Creating the roadmap for your success
At Infor, we're deeply committed to our Lawson customer base. That's why we've spent the last several years reinventing how business management solutions work. The next step in our Lawson evolution is Infor CloudSuite™ Corporate and additional CloudSuite industry suites built on the core components of the Lawson suite.
On this page, you'll find resources that have been created especially for Infor's Lawson community. We've assembled a wealth of opportunities for you to learn more about your software investment and create your own roadmap for success.
The time to upgrade is now—get started today
Infor’s Lawson customers have more options and access to more functionality than ever before. The time to upgrade is now. Learn how our Value Engineering team can help you build a roadmap for success.Watch the video
Hear from Infor’s leaders
Next generation financials
Charles Phillips discusses how Infor has re-imagined financial management software.
The future of Infor’s financial management solutions
Hear Stephan Scholl discuss upcoming releases, product naming, and more.
Optimizing your Infor investment
Pam Murphy discusses recommended upgrade paths and Infor’s cloud strategy.
Scott County, MN
Learn how Scott County, MN improved disaster recovery time from 48 hours to 12 hours, with just one hour of data loss, and eliminated the need to manage multiple servers in an onsite data center by migrating their ERP system to the cloud.
Liberty Healthcare Management
Liberty Healthcare Management offers a diverse set of non-acute healthcare services, including mental, rehabilitation and hospice facilities. With their recent adoption of Infor CloudSuite Healthcare, they are already seeing significant cost-savings and improved organizational efficiencies by moving to the cloud.
City of Greensboro
City of Greensboro transitioned to the cloud and shifted their focus to more strategic initiatives. They expect to realize approximately $725,000 in cost savings over 10 years.
Concordia Plan Services
Concordia Plan Services offers comprehensive employee benefits and is leveraging Infor CloudSuite Healthcare to improve integration, eliminate customizations, and create a more compelling user experience across their organization.
Children’s Health System
Children’s Health System, Texas is the seventh largest children’s hospital in the US and has chosen Infor CloudSuite Healthcare for their enterprise planning and operational needs. After an Infor Value Engineering session, they discovered they would save over a $1M in hard costs in the first 5 years.
Mary Washington upgraded to the cloud to reduce costs, improve efficiency, and allow nurses to focus on patient care.
Penn State Hershey
Lisa Abbott, CHRO of Penn State Hershey, talks about the company’s decision to upgrade to the cloud with the goal of establishing a scalable platform capable of effectively managing growth and change.
Looking for the latest information on Infor’s Lawson solutions? The following questions and answers are excerpts from a new FAQ. Read the full version.
For all future releases, the enterprise financial management and supply chain management components of the Lawson ERP suite will be known as Infor CloudSuite™ Financials and Infor CloudSuite Supply Management respectively.
The recommended upgrade path for customers on older versions is to migrate to Infor CloudSuite Financials & Supply Management or upgrade to the latest version of your solution (Version 10) in the cloud. You can also choose to upgrade and remain on-premise. Mainstream maintenance support ended on May 31, 2016 for versions 9.01 or older, so the time to get started is now.
Infor is fully committed to finding the right upgrade path for every customer, and we will be with you every step of the way. Our experts from Infor Value Engineering and Infor Consulting Services will work with you to ensure your deployment best meets the needs of your business, enables you to capitalize on new technology, drives best practices, and builds a bridge to the future.
We’re very excited about the recently released Infor CloudSuite Financials and Infor CloudSuite Supply Management. Infor has invested years of development time and millions of dollars to build solutions that inject fresh thinking and innovation into core business management functions.
The release of Infor CloudSuite Financials and Infor CloudSuite Supply Management marks a change to the code base for these products from COBOL to Java, and a phased migration will make the changes easier to manage, while also providing you with immediate benefits.
Top five reasons to upgrade now
Future-proof your business and upgrade older versions of Lawson to Infor CloudSuite Corporate or version 11 in the cloud or on premise today. You’ll experience hundreds of new features and be in the best position for future Infor innovations.
Get current and stay current
Older versions of Financials and Supply Chain software may no longer be supported. By upgrading your core Lawson applications to version 11, you can keep your systems current and benefit from hundreds of new product capabilities.
Take advantage of hundreds of new features
Hundreds of new features have been added to the financial and supply chain solutions to better support your current business needs.
With localizations and new features for handling multiple languages and currencies, you get a strong, flexible finance model capable of supporting global growth. Infor provides visibility across all areas of your business and allows you to more easily meet local reporting requirements.
Upgrade quickly, cost-effectively, and with minimal disruption
From migration tools for master data and porting approaches for reports, to configuration templates and business process flows, Infor is committed to providing the tools and expertise necessary to get every customer upgraded quickly, cost-effectively, and with minimal business disruption.
Be positioned for future Infor innovations
By getting current now, you can take advantage of the new cloud option at your own pace (on-premise is also available); move from the older COBOL technology to the new, modern Java platform; and drive adoption of new features that will be enhanced and extended in Infor CloudSuite Financials and Infor Cloudsuite Supply Management.
Get a step-by-step plan for your upgrade, including an evaluation of moving to the cloud, from Infor Value Engineering experts.
See Infor CloudSuite Corporate in action.
- Brochure: Top five reasons to upgrade
- Video: Customer story, Liberty Healthcare Management
- Video: Customer story, Concordia Plan Services
- Video: Scott County, Minnesota cloud success story
- Demo: CloudSuite Corporate, Invoice Automation
- Demo: CloudSuite Corporate, CFO Analytics
- Solution overview: Infor CloudSuite Financials
- Solution overview: Infor CloudSuite Supply Management