IFS Applications is among the elite ERP applications globally. The robust suite of business applications span many industry segments ranging from utilities and construction to all facets of manufacturing. IFS is especially strong in automotive, aerospace and defense, industrial machinery and equipment, and other manufacturing sectors where products commonly require dozens if not hundreds or even thousands of components multiple levels deep in an ever-changing bill of materials.
CADTALK ERP reads data from virtually any CAD, PDM, or PLM application transforming the engineering bill of materials (eBOM) into manufacturing bills of material (mBOM), routings, items, and inventory records inside IFS Applications reducing the engineering to manufacturing hand-off by about 80% with significant improvements in manufacturing costing, material planning, and production scheduling.
Further, CADTALK offers a suite of related applications to help IFS users to get the most out of their investment. CADTALK DA can create CAD models based on IFS product configurations and CADTALK Nest connects IFS with popular nesting software to maximize production layouts with data integration between the nesting software and IFS.
CADTALK BIM for architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) industries connects Building Information Management (BIM) design software with IFS Applications streamlining the design to build process while eliminating manual data entry errors and managing data for bills of quantities, projects and project deliverables, materials and take-off lists, estimates, and more.