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Infor partners with NMIS to power model digital factory
Infor has entered into a long-term strategic partnership agreement with the National Manufacturing Institute Scotland (NMIS). Infor’s investment will underpin the development of Model Digital Factory Demonstrators for the NMIS Digital Factory environment at the new NMIS 11,500m² headquarters.
IFS Cloud upgrades to unleash automation
As announced at IFS Unleashed 2022, the October release of IFS Cloud is now in general availability. The platform upgrade focuses on enabling organizations through intelligent insight and the acceleration of automation efforts.
Automation Anywhere citizen dev launch: “Automation to a billion more workers”
Automation Anywhere CEO on the breadth of new software enhancements to keep ‘humans in the loop’ of intelligent automation. Word of the new automation success platform features came today at the automation provider’s Imagine 2022 conference in New York City.
UiPath named Microsoft partner at FORWARD 5
UiPath announces new Microsoft partnership and additional software enhancements at its FORWARD 5 conference in Las Vegas. Key UiPath platform offerings such as Automation Cloud, Process Mining and Test Manager are now available on the Microsoft Azure Marketplace.
‘Big Four’ accountancy firm EY announces business split
Ernst & Young has pushed ahead on a partner vote to break up the business into separate audit and advisory firms. Leaders across the 15 biggest member organizations, which represent 80 percent of the firm’s £39bn annual revenues, unanimously agreed on the much-mooted pivot late last week.
Samsara bolsters enterprise weight with Q2 results
Samsara has announced its Q2 fiscal 2023 financial results. The report indicates a strong quarter of growth at scale, as the company surpassed $660m of annual recurring revenue, growing more than 50 percent YoY.
Celonis secures $1bn at $13bn valuation to tackle supply chain challenges
Celonis has secured an additional $1bn in funds to accelerate its position to help customers thrive in challenging economic environments. This $1bn in liquidity is anchored by a $400m equity raise at a post money valuation of nearly $13bn. In addition, Celonis has expanded its revolving credit facility to obtain access to as much as $600m with a syndicate of leading global banks.
Google further exits Smart City stage with Cloud closure
Five years after its inception, Google Cloud's IoT Core system is no more, pointing towards a further pivot away from smart city technology for Google and parent company Alphabet. The news comes not even one year after Sidewalk Labs, Alphabet's controversial urban planning subsidiary, was folded back into Google. The IoT Core closure was announced with a message on the product's page stating the service will be retired on August 16, 2023.
Eureka Solutions provides drive for change at home of golf
Eureka Solutions has rolled out a tailored Oracle NetSuite solution at St Andrews Links Trust to help keep the home of golf at the forefront of the global game. St Andrews Links Trust, which manages the world-famous Old Course and...
Latest results a turning point for IFS
IFS has revealed another set of stellar results which confirm the business is firmly on the path to £1bn in revenue and underscores the recent valuation of $10bn following a recent recap with Hg Capital. IFS’s growth in H1 2022 is put down to acquiring net new customers as well as from the IFS install base continuing to upgrade to its IFS Cloud product. In the first 12 months of IFS Cloud’s general availability, the company reported the same number of new users as it secured over a 25-year period with previous generation software.