Infor LN is the leading integrated suite of software designed specifically for project-driven, engineer-to-order, and work-order-based manufacturing companies.
Manufacturers around the world use Infor LN's advanced processes for in-line sequencing, assembly line control, and serial genealogy to build complex products at scale.
Infor LN is an integrated suite of Financials, CRM, Supply Chain Management, Shop Floor Control, Service Management, Quality Management, and Order Management applications.
4500+ manufacturing companies
49 country localizations
Thrive in a world of mass customization with Infor LN. More than 4,500 manufacturers trust LN to help improve, accelerate, and streamline the most complex manufacturing processes anywhere. When your manufacturing operation requires detailed tracking of millions of parts from thousands of sources worldwide from as-designed to as-maintained, you can rely on Infor LN.
Drive efficiency with global process standardization features that empower you to leverage industry best practices, develop your own, and replicate them around the globe, adjusting for size, structure, and regulations. Easily change processes post-implementation to capitalize on market changes and speed innovation.
Precisely synchronize materials and manufacturing operations to assemble complex products with mass production efficiency and profitability. Quickly respond to last-minute customer changes with out-of-the-box best practices that enable just-in-time and in-line sequencing for made-to-order processes.
Trace individual components and share information across the value chain during and after production. With Infor LN, you have complete visibility of products, enabling you to generate revenue from service and maintenance long after products ship. Manage service plans, track warranty claims, and plan for end-of-life recycling or refurbishing.
"Not many providers in the market can offer comparable support for complex, multi-site operations and at the same time deliver business process flexibility and low total cost of ownership."
Head of IT
Unite global manufacturing operations
Infor LN excels in multi-site planning and operations management, helping companies implement Enterprise Planning to synchronize demand and supply across a global supply chain.
Infor LN also features strong inventory and warehouse management capabilities, including advanced warehousing as well as fulfillment practices such as Static and Dynamic Cross-Docking and Direct Material Supply. Direct Material Supply supports vendor managed and direct-to-line component sequencing.
Support any manufacturing strategy
Infor LN supports all discrete manufacturing processes including engineer-to-order, configure-to-order, project-based, make-to-order, and make-to-stock. Whether you are manufacturing a stamped metal part or assembling an airplane, Infor LN provides comprehensive operations control with streamlined business process management.
Master complex projects
Manage everything from single contracts to complex multi-year projects, from contract negotiation to shipping and installation. Infor LN empowers you to quickly prepare estimates, monitor budgets, and determine earned value and accurate invoices against even the most complex manufacturing projects. Extensive out-of-the-box analytics, including a powerful and intuitive project manager workbench, enable continuous tracking of key performance indicators.
Generate more post-sales revenue
Comprehensive Service Lifecycle Management enables manufacturers to generate revenue from products after they ship. Infor LN Service Management empowers you to manage a global field service organization with complete visibility into the components of every installed product. Offer and maintain service plans, schedule preventive maintenance, and identify upgrades/upsell opportunities. Infor LN also manages your MRO facilities and warranty claims.
Gain confidence with global financial visibility
In order to meet financial goals with confidence, companies need global financial budgeting and control combined with real-time visibility into revenues, costs, and profits.
Infor LN can be used in a fully integrated ERP environment and as a stand-alone financial model for any organization structure. With this flexibility, Infor LN supports global organizations that consist of multiple companies or business units operating across different geographies. Infor LN provides flexible account structures for recording, analyzing, and monitoring the activities of each company or business unit.
Foster collaboration between design and manufacturing
Reduce time to market through tight integration between design and manufacturing. You'll be well positioned to control upfront costs by designing with full visibility of the effects on downstream manufacturing operations and sourcing and procurement. And by receiving early warnings of field issues, you'll be able to take quick action to improve design and reduce warranty costs.
Improve control and gain predictability
Infor LN Quality Management enables manufacturers to monitor and improve the quality of their products by enforcing regular inspection procedures throughout the manufacturing process. Quality Management uses a logistical flow of products to schedule inspections.
Offer more features and options with less complexity
Infor LN's powerful, rules-based configurator enables your customers, distributors, and sales representatives to easily configure products while 2D and 3D images allow your users to view product variants. Powerful rules enable you to display current prices, upsell options, and check for incompatible configurations. Automatic creation of manufacturing bills of materials and routings eliminate the need for super bills of materials.
Functionality empowers you to:
Exceed customer expectations-at a profit
Infor LN can quickly process any sales order, from a single spare-part order to a complex, configure-to-order assembly. With integrated CRM, your customer service agents will have a 360-degree view of the entire order lifecycle, providing them with unparalleled insights into every customer relationship. Infor LN improves customer relationships while minimizing the cost-to-serve.
The Infor Solution Map is built on a foundation of cloud-delivered, always up-to-date, easy-to-integrate micro-vertical suites and cross-industry applications; in-context business intelligence; and an intuitive user experience that is mobile and empowers meaningful business collaboration.
Infor LN is built on a unique virtualized architecture that enables you to run the same ERP on a variety of hardware platforms and operating systems, giving you maximum flexibility for how you choose to deploy and manage your operations.
Infor LN empowers you to lower the total cost of ownership by supporting an open-source infrastructure alternative including:
Looking for faster results? DAB Group deployed a single, global instance of Infor LN including ION and BI in seven countries, across four continents, in less than a year.
Infor ION extends LN with broad business process management and analytical capabilities. Easy-to-use workflow, alerts, and tasks bring information to every user. ION also quickly integrates LN to your other enterprise systems.
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Infor Ming.le™ embeds a centralized collaboration platform within Infor LN, empowering employees to work together across sites, share information, and much more.
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Infor's mobile applications empower your workforce with anytime, anywhere access to systems, information, and processes in a secure environment.
Move faster from data to decisions with Infor Analytics. Get access to real-time insights from across the globe, unparalleled capabilities, and role-based dashboards.
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Software should look as good as it works. Otherwise, nobody's going to use it. Infor LN engages your entire organization, not just core ERP users, with a user experience that's designed to help users work faster and smarter.View screens
With Infor LN, you get an ERP solution designed specifically for your industry right out of the box. LN continues to be developed jointly with industry experts to deliver industry best practices using standard packaged software, eliminating the need for costly customizations.
No other industry faces quality standards and regulatory scrutiny like aerospace and defense (A&D). When you use complex processes and high-cost components to make sophisticated products, you need a manufacturing ERP solution that can keep up. With Infor LN, you can tame complexity and meet extraordinary demands using A&D best practices right out of the box.Learn more about Infor solutions for Aerospace & Defense ›
Piper Aircraft supports growth while saving costs with Infor LN.
Legacy business solutions struggle to keep up with the pace of change in the automotive industry. Aggressive schedules, increasingly complex components, globalization, and cost challenges require a solution that is innovative and agile.
From original equipment manufacturers to aftermarket parts suppliers, Infor LN helps customers manage the demands of a modern automotive business with capabilities designed to meet the unique requirements of all industry segments.Learn more about Infor solutions for Automotive ›
Ferrari increases production by 40% with Infor LN for Automotive.
Rely on Infor LN to manage the entire product lifecycle from initial forecasting to design, shipment, servicing, and final disposal. LN can help predict future parts and service demand as well as capture accurate equipment data, including serial numbers, end of life, warranty, service, and sales data.Learn more about Infor solutions for Industrial Machinery & Equipment ›
PAMA supports international clients with Infor LN.
With rapid product obsolescence and extensive outsourcing, high-tech supply chains are difficult to manage. That's why some of the largest electronics manufacturers and subcontractors rely on LN to accelerate their products' time-to-market while efficiently managing processes across multiple sites, companies, and countries.Learn more about Infor solutions for High Tech & Electronics ›
Infor LN provides Sypris Electronics one system with a complete financial picture and improved material control.
With its powerful hybrid production management capabilities, Infor LN supports many types of industrial products in one or several plants. LN Enterprise Planning enables planners to simulate the impact of changes in both short and long-term forecasts, which minimizes plant disruptions.Learn more about Infor solutions for Industrial Manufacturing ›
Transformers & Rectifiers enhanced visibility and decision making after going live on LN in just four months.
Operating on the thinnest of margins, distributors must continually find ways to improve processes. With Infor LN for Distribution, you can optimize every facet of your operation, from inventory and warehouse management to financials, purchasing, after-market service, and more.Learn more about Infor solutions for Distribution ›
RING Container uses out-of-the-box applications to drive collaboration.Watch video ›
WAIglobal revs up performance and saves with Infor LN.Read customer profile ›
Promethean reduced part-number inventory by 75% with Infor LN.Read customer profile ›
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