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Manufacturing

  • on 10 January, 2018

Manufacturing is a wealth-producing sector of the economy. As such, effective manufacturing companies are critical to national economic stability. For manufacturers aiming to be competitive keeping costs low and manufacturing in volume are both key considerations.  The UK is a leading global manufacturer we have a world class reputation in the automotive, aerospace and pharmaceutical […]

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Purchase Ledger invoice processing

  • on 30 November, 2017

In every organisation, Purchase Ledger departments are challenged with cutting operating costs, while ensuring invoices are promptly paid and mishandling does not compromise hard- FIFO Matching earned business relationships. According to research, manual P/L processes are costing companies on average £3-£6 per invoice and reducing employee productivity by 50%. Issues in the Current State There […]

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3 Way Matching

  • on 21 November, 2017

The processing of supplier invoices is a very time consuming process. Your business can speed up this process and achieve enhanced price variance analysis using Three Way Matching in System 21. When your business receives an invoice from a supplier, it matches the information on the invoice to two other documents — a purchase order forwarded to […]

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Global Resource Shortage

  • on 15 November, 2017

Is it getting difficult to find resources to support your iSeries environment? Do you rely on a small internal support team? Are you worried about when they retire or are unable to work? If you answered ‘YES’ to any of the above, IMS can help by taking the load off of your IT Department and […]

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RPG Programming

  • on 21 October, 2017

RPG is the programming language most closely associated with the IBM iSeries. Applications such as Infor’s System 21 are written in RPG. There are other applications on the iSeries which are written in different languages such as Java or COBOL. RPG is broken down into different flavours, for example if you are running System 21 […]

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