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Infor Named a Leader in IDC MarketScape: Worldwide SaaS and Cloud-Enabled Asset-Intensive EAM Applications 2019 Vendor Assessment

United States – April 10, 2019, 09:00 AM

Infor recognized for Mobile Functionality and Cloud Capabilities

NEW YORK – April 10, 2019 – Infor, a global leader in business cloud software specialized by industry, today announced that Infor has been recognized as a Leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide SaaS and Cloud-Enabled Asset-Intensive EAM Applications 2019 Vendor Assessment (doc #US44891419, March 2019) report. The IDC MarketScape evaluated vendors based on a comprehensive and rigorous framework relative to the criteria and one another, and key strategy criteria included innovation, delivery, functionality or offering strategy, growth, cloud strategy and architecture strategy. Vendors were also assessed on key capabilities criteria including functionality or offering, range of services, customer satisfaction, architecture, cloud capabilities, and customer service.

“Infor CloudSuite EAM is offered in a multitenant (SaaS) deployment, which allows Infor to provide a continuous delivery model. This delivery model keeps all SaaS customers on the latest release of the application, which enhances both security and overall customer experience,” the report noted. 1

“Infor recognizes that enterprise asset management is a critical component to providing better levels of service to vendors, partners and customers,” said Kevin Price, Infor EAM Technical Product Evangelist. “We believe that being positioned as a Leader further evidences that Infor is a market leader that is committed to investing in industry-specific applications of EAM that can help industries such as healthcare, oil & gas, public sector, and more, help extend asset life and help increase efficiency across operations.”

Infor CloudSuite EAM is designed to be scalable and dynamic. The solution is built on a platform with high uptime and is able to handle elastic demand, in addition, its modern architecture can scale to add computing power. Infor CloudSuite EAM is also supported on mobile devices, operating systems, and screen sizes to assist with on-the-fly fieldwork and informed, efficient decision making.

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1 IDC, “MarketScape: Worldwide SaaS and Cloud-Enabled Asset-Intensive EAM Applications 2019 Vendor Assessment,” DOC #US44891419, March 2019.

About IDC MarketScape

IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT (information and communications technology) suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor's position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT and telecommunications vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides technology buyers with a 360-degree assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors.

About Infor

Infor is a global leader in business cloud software specialized by industry. With 17,300 employees and over 68,000 customers in more than 170 countries, Infor software is designed for progress. To learn more, please visit

Infor customers include:

  • 19 of the top 20 aerospace companies
  • 9 of the top 10 high tech companies
  • 18 of the 25 largest U.S. healthcare delivery networks
  • 18 of the 20 largest U.S. cities
  • 19 of the top 20 automotive suppliers
  • 17 of the top 20 industrial distributors
  • 15 of the top 20 global retailers
  • 4 of the top 5 brewers
  • 17 of the top 20 global banks
  • 9 of the 10 largest global hotel brands
  • 8 of the top 10 global luxury brands

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