ATLANTA - Jun 23, 2010 – Infor Global Solutions, the leading provider of business software for mid-market companies, today announced that it will closely align its key business applications with a wide range of complementary Microsoft products, forming software solutions that are easier for mid-market companies to deploy and use. For example, the Infor ERP VISUAL Manufacturing Software System will have built-in integration with Microsoft Sharepoint.
Read the full press release at http://www.infor.com/company/news/pressroom/pressreleases/infor-microsoft/
Read what industry analysts are saying about the partnership:
BusinessWeek: Infor Buddies up with Microsoft- “Infor will be relying on Microsoft technology for the next generation of its line of ERP (enterprise resource planning) products, in the wake of a deal the companies announced Wednesday. While Infor and Microsoft already had a partnership, the new announcement takes the relationship much further.”
Managing Automation Magazine: Infor Cozies Up to Microsoft, Reworks Integration Strategy- “In yet another bid to unify its diverse collection of enterprise applications, Infor today unveiled a new product integration strategy and strategic partnership that will see the company standardize its ERP offerings on several Microsoft software infrastructure technologies.”
Manufacturing Computer Solutions: Infor simplifies connectivity and data sharing for manufacturers- “New software services from Infor are aimed at easing cross-application workflow and reporting to the extent that the company claims it is "giving mid-market companies benefits once reserved only for the largest corporations".