The IDC MarketScape : Asia/ Pacific Software-As-A-Service and Cloud-Enabled Manufacturing Enterprise Resource Planning Applications 2021 Vendor Assessment has identified Infor as one of the Leaders in SaaS and cloud enabled ERP applications for manufacturing in Asia/Pacific.
According to IDC Asia/Pacific Manufacturing Insights, cloud infrastructure, software, and platforms are the top three technology areas in which organisations are currently investing to meet performance and innovation priorities as well as for supporting sustainability outcomes.
Participating vendors are assessed relative to a set of criteria around cross-application and functional integration capabilities, regional presence, pricing models, customer service management, and deployment models. Vendors are also judged based on industries they serve, range of services, functionality, innovation capabilities and customer satisfaction.
One of the critical aspects highlighted in the research is the need for standardization. Organizations must have an eye on the future and understand the importance of processes and data standards. The choice of the right vendor who can provide the right balance between product customizations and out-of-the-box industry-specific solutions is crucial to long-term business growth and strategy.
Infor being recognized as a leader because of understanding the nuances of the industry that their customers operate in. Multi-tenant cloud ERP solutions Infor CloudSuite help manufacturers to address their unique challenges and empower businesses to thrive amidst constant changes, advancing Industry 4.0 initiatives, helping to centralize decision-making, improve business performance and enhance operational resiliency. Infor’s recognition as a leader by IDC MarketScape is also due to Infor’s heavy focus on R&D and innovations, technology investments and acquisitions.