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Industrial Machinery & Equipment

Industrial machinery and equipment (IM&E) manufacturers face pressures to provide more service, value, and product innovation. At the same time, opportunities are emerging as the world turns to rebuilding infrastructure, improving sustainability, and relocating warehouses closer to customers—activities that trigger demand. To profit from this expansion cycle, manufacturers must refine processes.

Operational productivity

Streamline shop floor operations, optimizing the use of resources, and controlling complexity

Customer alignment

Connect with customers offering highly personalized products and after-market service

Supply chain optimization

Extend visibility and manage suppliers and shipments, adjusting schedules and routes as needed

Product innovation

Design modern features into your products, including internet of things (IoT) connectivity, and remote operations

Regulation & compliance

Meet constantly changing international regulations and standards, including ones for safety and sustainability

Micro-vertical expertise delivers business value faster

HEAVY MACHINERY

HEAVY MACHINERY

INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURING

INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURING

INDUSTRIAL MACHINERY

INDUSTRIAL MACHINERY

INDUSTRIAL POWER

INDUSTRIAL POWER

MATERIAL HANDLING

MATERIAL HANDLING

TRANSPORT

TRANSPORT

Manage critical challenges with smart technology

Manage critical challenges with smart technology

IM&E manufacturers can manage unique challenges, increase agility, and seize market opportunities by turning to advanced cloud-based solutions with built-in Industry 4.0 functionality, including AI-driven analytics and easy-to-use reporting.

Reduce operational complexity

Facilitate productivity, planning, and production to improve quality—while reducing costs

  • Support for multiple manufacturing models in one application
  • Shop floor automation and workforce management
  • Optimized utilization and throughput of equipment and assets
  • Detailed quality management capabilities
Offer a unique product and buying experience

Offer a unique product and buying experience

Manage configurations and support product innovation

  • Product innovation and development
  • Automated configuration, pricing, and quoting (CPQ) capabilities
  • Project management with complete visibility into work breakdown structures, scheduling, costing, and pegging
  • Embedded customer and order management
Optimize the supply chain

Optimize the supply chain

Improve visibility and communication to reduce operational costs

  • Worldwide commerce network
  • Global upstream and downstream visibility and collaboration
  • S&OP and supply chain planning and optimization
  • Multisite, multi-logistics inventory planning
  • Warehouse and fulfillment management in a unified application
Adopt a Platform for Digital Transformation

Adopt a Platform for Digital Transformation

Rely on a complete, cloud-based, industrial machinery and equipment manufacturing software solution to enable Industry 4.0 capabilities

  • Last mile, industry-specific functionality
  • Scalable and secure cloud with extensibility for personalization instead of customization
  • Multi-tenant deployment in the AWS® cloud
  • IoT, AI, machine learning, and predictive analytics
  • Social collaboration, role-based homepages, and industry-specific KPIs
Meet global, evolving regulation and compliance

Meet global, evolving regulation and compliance

Unified infrastructure and focus on industry and localization. Proven multi-domain enterprise technology platform providing the foundation for business excellence

  • Dashboards, reporting, integration, and automation
  • Engineered to support local industry requirements
  • Embedded approach to security and compliance
Expand service revenue

Expand service revenue

Manage and deliver superior field service

  • Embedded service/MRO capabilities to enhance customer loyalty, drive revenue, and enable new business models
  • Support for full aftermarket requirements, from installation and set-up to maintenance contracts and break-fix repairs.
  • Warranty management to improve customer relationships
  • Integrate data from IoT for improved delivery and product innovation
Built for Industry

Industrial Machinery & Equipment solutions

Cloud ERP for Industrial Manufacturing

Discrete manufacturers around the world use CloudSuite Industrial Enterprise to gain the visibility they need to quickly respond to customer, supplier, and regulatory needs—no software customizations required.

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Automates processes for bidding, contracting, execution, and revenue recognition
  • Innovate faster and more efficiently
  • Manage production planning and scheduling
  • Coordinate aftermarket service and maintenance
  • Optimize production scheduling
  • Improve product quality
  • Built on highly flexible, scalable architecture that enables manufacturers to be agile and in-sync with fast-changing customer expectations

PRODUCTS INCLUDED
  • Infor ERP
  • Infor OS
  • Infor Birst
  • Implementation Accelerator
  • Deployed on AWS

Manufacturing ERP software for mid- to small-size businesses

Infor CloudSuite Industrial is an end-to-end ERP solution for both discrete and process manufacturers, providing predictive analytics, collaboration, lean production tools, and integration options. Infor CloudSuite Industrial is a true mixed-mode application for engineer to order, configure to order, highly repetitive, process, and service-based manufacturers. CloudSuite Industrial helps manage complexity and growth, while enabling organizations to gain performance improvements in customer service, productivity, and cost control.

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Innovate faster and more efficiently
  • Manage production planning and scheduling
  • Coordinate aftermarket service and maintenance
  • Optimize production scheduling
  • Improve product quality
  • Built on highly flexible, scalable architecture that enables manufacturers to be agile and in-sync with fast-changing customer expectations
PRODUCTS INCLUDED
  • Infor ERP
  • Infor OS
  • Infor Birst
  • Implementation Accelerator
  • Deployed on AWS

Manufacturing workforce management software

Optimize every aspect of labor management and productivity with Infor® Workforce Management. Strategically enhance workforce planning, execution, and analysis with an engaging, industry-specific, enterprise workforce management software solution built on a proven technology platform that delivers time and attendance, demand-driven scheduling, workforce scheduling, and absence management tools.

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Enable your people to access workforce data anywhere, anytime
  • Track employee time and get the right data to payroll—every time
  • Leverage vertically specialized shift- or demand-driven scheduling tools
  • Take advantage of intuitive, industry specialized software for budgeting, planning, and forecasting labor demand

CPQ software for manufacturing

Infor CPQ helps sales teams, partners, and distributors sell complex products more quickly with a rules-driven platform designed for visual quoting and dynamic pricing, to instantly produce a configuration-specific list price, dealer cost, and quoted selling price. Orders are automatically passed to your business system via enterprise integration.

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Sell complex products faster with quick and accurate quotes on-demand
  • Accelerate product innovation
  • Optimize your supply chain to improve demand planning and purchasing
  • Bring your products to life with a visual selection and configuration experience
  • Complete visibility into real-time data

Supply Chain Management Software

Infor® Supply Chain Management solutions deliver intelligent, real-time supply chain orchestration by digitalizing end-to-end supply chain processes, allowing companies to gain real time visibility that empowers data-driven decisions and optimal delivery to customers on time.

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Reduce costs across the supply chain, including minimized waste and transportation costs
  • Achieve a single version of the truth to drive actionable insights
  • Reduce invoice processing and transportation lead times
  • Increase on-time and accurate shipment order rates
  • Increase team productivity and reduce expenses within the warehouse

PRODUCTS AVAILABLE
  • Infor Nexus
  • Infor Supplier Exchange
  • Infor Supply Chain Planning
  • Infor WMS

Product Lifecycle Management Software

Infor® PLM Discrete is a comprehensive product lifecycle management (PLM) solution for high tech and electronics, automotive component, industrial manufacturing, and aerospace and defense manufacturers that seamlessly integrates with ERP and CAD systems.

HIGHLIGHTS
  • PLM management for MTO, CTO, ATO, and project-based businesses
  • Out-of-the-box interoperability with ERP, CAD, and manufacturing systems
  • Real-time reporting and analysis capabilities
  • Automated workflows
  • Role-driven retrieval and information reuse

PRODUCTS INCLUDED
  • Infor PLM Discrete

Manufacturing Industry Cloud Technology

Infor® OS is a cloud operating platform that seamlessly connects services across all Infor CloudSuite™ industry solutions and many third-party solutions. Services range from essential, business-critical functionality to more advanced technology that’s capable of providing competitive advantages to aerospace and defense companies.

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Leverage a unified cloud infrastructure for single sign-on, mobility, security, and compliance
  • Utilize seamless integration across Infor and non-Infor products
  • Leverage an easy-to-use, unified, user experience across all applications
  • Capture vital data from IoT devices
  • Use advanced analytics and AI for guidance and automated decisions
  • Ensure compliance, collaboration, and accountability with role-based homepages, alerts, and workflows
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