Energy and Asset Management for QAD®

February 16, 2010 (PRLEAP.COM) Business News
ISS Group®, who has been bringing cost effective and innovative eCommerce and web-based Business Process Improvement solutions to the QAD® community since 1995, has been authorized as an Infor Channel Partner to offer a class-leading Energy and Asset Management solution; now tightly integrated with QAD's Enterprise Application.

This solution is one of the only two solutions that have been placed in the upper right-hand quadrant of the Gartner Group's Magic Quadrant for EAM solutions for Manufacturers based on its Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute.

Research reveals that Energy represents 60% or more of the average company's operating and maintenance budget, and Energy can represent up to 90% of the total cost of owning and using an asset.

Infor's Asset Sustainability (Energy Management) Solution goes beyond Asset Management. With Asset Sustainability we can show you how to reduce monitored Energy consumption by up to 20%, defer capital expenses through extended asset life, while improving compliance with governmental and corporate regulations.

Click on the following to view a brief (under 8 minute) demonstration of the solution.

Infor EAM enables manufacturers to save time and money by optimizing maintenance resources, improving equipment and staff productivity, increasing inventory efficiency, and strengthening their ability to collect on warranty-related claims. Infor EAM software has been helping enterprising companies worldwide, including more than 60 percent of the Fortune 500, for over 20 years. Backed by domain experts who understand the enterprise asset management and maintenance requirements of today's competitive businesses, Infor EAM software solutions address such issues as maintenance, inventory/warranty, uptime, reliability/risk management and strategic planning.

About ISS Group

ISS Group (ISSG) has been providing add-value solutions and services to the MFG/PRO community since 1995. Founded in 1986, ISSG has many years of business process knowledge and experience servicing the Manufacturing & Distribution industry. Over this 23+ year period, ISSG has completed hundreds of ERP, eCommerce and CRM implementations, and continues to innovate and offer low cost Business Process Improvement solutions for the QAD (EA) MFG/PRO application. ISSG's solutions have been proven to reduce costs and improve employee productivity in specific areas of a user organization, with many reference Clients including John Crane Inc, Eaton Corporation, Laird Technologies, Remy International, Ingersoll Rand, Tyco, and ANH Refractories, to name just a few. With deep technical and functional knowledge of the MFG/PRO application, and the common business requirements of the user community, ISSG has created a solution's portfolio to streamline and provide additional control over MFG/PRO related business processes in Energy and Asset Management, Purchasing, Quotation Management, Sales, Marketing and Customer Service. For additional information, visit

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