Charles Phillips - CEO of Infor

Charles Phillips is the Chief Executive Officer of Infor, the world’s third largest provider of enterprise software applications. Headquartered in New York City, Infor provides industry-specific software to more than 75,000 companies in the manufacturing, healthcare, fashion, government, and retail sectors, among others. Global companies in more than 200 countries and territories rely on Infor… Continue Reading

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A Look at the Pros and Cons of SaaS

As SaaS continues to grow, it is important to understand the various pros and cons of this cloud delivery model.

6 of the Most Important Cloud Computing Terms to Know in 2019

The cloud landscape is constantly evolving, with new technologies and features becoming available with each passing year. As we enter 2019, it’s important to take a look back at some of the vocabulary that helped define cloud computing during 2018 and set the stage for the future growth within this sector. Here’s a glossary of…

5 of the Best Ways to Maximize the Value of the Cloud

With 96 percent of organizations now relying on the cloud, it’s crucial that both current and prospective users ensure they’re getting the most value for their money. Spending on cloud services is significant across enterprise organizations: over half of all enterprises dole out more than $1.2 million on cloud services each year, and around one…

A Look at Some of the Best Careers for Veterans

Whether you are still preparing for your transition back to civilian life or simply looking for a new line of work, there are several exciting careers that will allow you to capitalize on the skills you gained while in the military. Here are a few career paths you should consider during your civilian job search:…

Why Move Your Medical Practice to the Cloud?

The cloud has made an undeniable impact on the way that businesses operate, allowing them to work more efficiently, scale up, and boost customer satisfaction. As such, cloud migration has become the focus for organizations in nearly every industry, including healthcare. Moving to the cloud offers benefits not only for hospitals, insurers, and other large…

A Look at the History of Cloud Computing

Over the last several years, cloud computing has emerged as one of the biggest driving forces behind business agility and efficiency of modern organizations. Where CIOs once struggled to determine whether cloud adoption would be worthwhile, they now focus on how soon they can deploy cloud resources and what they should move into this digital…

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A Look at the Pros and Cons of SaaS

As SaaS continues to grow, it is important to understand the various pros and cons of this cloud delivery model.

6 of the Most Important Cloud Computing Terms to Know in 2019

The cloud landscape is constantly evolving, with new technologies and features becoming available with each passing year. As we enter 2019, it’s important to take a look back at some of the vocabulary that helped define cloud computing during 2018 and set the stage for the future growth within this sector. Here’s a glossary of…

5 of the Best Ways to Maximize the Value of the Cloud

With 96 percent of organizations now relying on the cloud, it’s crucial that both current and prospective users ensure they’re getting the most value for their money. Spending on cloud services is significant across enterprise organizations: over half of all enterprises dole out more than $1.2 million on cloud services each year, and around one…

A Look at Some of the Best Careers for Veterans

Whether you are still preparing for your transition back to civilian life or simply looking for a new line of work, there are several exciting careers that will allow you to capitalize on the skills you gained while in the military. Here are a few career paths you should consider during your civilian job search:…

A Look at the History of Cloud Computing

Over the last several years, cloud computing has emerged as one of the biggest driving forces behind business agility and efficiency of modern organizations. Where CIOs once struggled to determine whether cloud adoption would be worthwhile, they now focus on how soon they can deploy cloud resources and what they should move into this digital…

What You Need to Know about Digital Transformation

Digital transformation is one of the most exciting concepts in business right now. However, it’s also one of the most confusing concepts to emerge in recent years. While most businesses agree that digital transformation is key to evolving within their given markets, many don’t quite have a firm grasp of what it is and what…

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A Look at the Pros and Cons of SaaS

As SaaS continues to grow, it is important to understand the various pros and cons of this cloud delivery model.

6 of the Most Important Cloud Computing Terms to Know in 2019

The cloud landscape is constantly evolving, with new technologies and features becoming available with each passing year. As we enter 2019, it’s important to take a look back at some of the vocabulary that helped define cloud computing during 2018 and set the stage for the future growth within this sector. Here’s a glossary of…

5 of the Best Ways to Maximize the Value of the Cloud

With 96 percent of organizations now relying on the cloud, it’s crucial that both current and prospective users ensure they’re getting the most value for their money. Spending on cloud services is significant across enterprise organizations: over half of all enterprises dole out more than $1.2 million on cloud services each year, and around one…

Why Move Your Medical Practice to the Cloud?

The cloud has made an undeniable impact on the way that businesses operate, allowing them to work more efficiently, scale up, and boost customer satisfaction. As such, cloud migration has become the focus for organizations in nearly every industry, including healthcare. Moving to the cloud offers benefits not only for hospitals, insurers, and other large…

A Look at the History of Cloud Computing

Over the last several years, cloud computing has emerged as one of the biggest driving forces behind business agility and efficiency of modern organizations. Where CIOs once struggled to determine whether cloud adoption would be worthwhile, they now focus on how soon they can deploy cloud resources and what they should move into this digital…

What You Need to Know about Digital Transformation

Digital transformation is one of the most exciting concepts in business right now. However, it’s also one of the most confusing concepts to emerge in recent years. While most businesses agree that digital transformation is key to evolving within their given markets, many don’t quite have a firm grasp of what it is and what…

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You Need to Know about These Infor Customers

A leader in the business software sector, Infor has developed an innovative array of products that are helping organizations of all kinds to facilitate digital transformations. Companies worldwide now rely on these business solutions to meet their goals, whether they are looking to maximize their assets or improve their customer service. Here is a closer…

7 of the Most Important Benefits of Infor’s Partnership with AWS

In March 2014, leading business software provider Infor announced a groundbreaking partnership with Amazon Web Services (AWS), a cloud services platform that delivers the infrastructure and compute power that businesses need for growth. This collaboration not only solidified Infor’s position as a leading cloud competitor, but it also enabled the two organizations to align their…

The view from the cloud: how Infor CEO Charles Phillips is setting out to build the ‘social network of companies’

Infor seems to be making big strides into the retail space. Is your recent $675 million acquisition of GT Nexus linked to this? GT Nexus is really the beginning of a new era of what we call multi-enterprise ERP (enterprise resource planning). A lot of brand owners that we know and love started outsourcing manufacturing…

[Press Release] Infor Named a Leader in the Gartner 2016 Magic Quadrant for Marketing Resource Management (MRM)

Infor Recognized for Its Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – March 02, 2016) –  Infor, a leading provider of beautiful business applications specialized by industry and built for the cloud, today announced that the company was recognized as a Leader in the Gartner 2016 Magic Quadrant for Marketing Resource Management…

Infor: an inflexion point in the software market

Enterprise Irregulars By Vinnie Mirchandani on April 3, 2016 Just before I had flown up to New York for the Infor Innovation Summit, I had interviewed Malcolm Frank, EVP of Strategy at Cognizant about trends he is seeing in the outsourcing and software markets. Malcolm talked about what he had heard from customers at Davos,…