MAPICS


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MAPICS

(Manufacturing Accounting and Production Information Control System) A comprehensive and widely used ERP system from MAPICS, Inc., Alpharetta, GA (www.mapics.com) that includes more than 45 different software modules and runs on Windows clients and AS/400 servers. MAPICS was originally developed by IBM in 1978, purchased by Marcam Corporation in 1993, and spun off in 1997.
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June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Integrated Barcoding Systems (IBS), a leading solutions provider of data collection technology and services, today announced it has been selected as a MAPICS Certified Partner.
Inovis' data transformation capabilities provide the MAPICS 3500 customer base with an integrated EDI/XML solution that enables best-in-class EDI and collaborative business practices with MAPICS ERP solutions for iSeries or NT/Unix platforms.
But we're selling to a new customer now," said Micky Long, director of corporate marketing for MAPICS.
The company utilizes the MAPICS ERP platform as its "master storehouse" of business and product information and central system for communicating with suppliers and customers regarding orders, shipping, forecasting, invoicing and payments.
Through distance learning, students have the opportunity to pursue classes at their own pace, with access to certified MAPICS Learning Services instructors, over the Internet.
MAPICS Analytics allows mid-market manufacturers to share critical analytical information across the enterprise and the entire supply chain.
Dick has been instrumental in creating a vision for the future for MAPICS, as well as the high-tech industry as a whole, and in developing business worldwide," said Indus Chairman Thomas R.
Partnering the MAPICS SyteLine ERP solution with Adjoined Consulting's outsourcing services allows customers to achieve improved IT cost containment.
CPG Solutions and MAPICS have similar business principles centered around practical innovation-developing and implementing technology based on customer priorities and business needs," said Ali Safadi, Managing Partner of CPG Solutions.
MAPICS has always been a global company and Mike's experience equips him well to assist us in meeting the needs of manufacturers in their quest for world class status.