Blue Chip Technical Services and Infor Host 'Extend Your Enterprise' Seminar


February 25, 2014, Colombo - Blue Chip Technical Services (Pvt) Ltd., a total IT solutions provider and systems integrator, recently hosted a seminar entitled “Extend Your Enterprise’ in partnership with Infor, bringing together key professionals from different organizations to discover the potential of Infor’s next generation technology for their respective businesses.


The seminar was based on the new Infor 10x, which is meant to transform the way businesses work by putting information at their fingertips, simplifying integrations between systems and solving old problems in new ways.


"Infor offers novel solutions that open up a world of opportunity for businesses. Blue Chip leverages a relationship with Infor that spans over a decade and a unique understanding of the Sri Lankan IT marketplace to provide clients with the necessary implementation and support services to avail of Infor’s revolutionary business software,” said Sentil Murugan, Director, Blue Chip Technical Services. “Infor empowers companies with the social, mobile, analytical and cloud capabilities required to accommodate their changing business needs.”


Anna Gong, Vice President, Channel Sales, Asia Pacific and Japan, Infor gave a brief corporate overview highlighting the winning strategies that enable the company to reshape the enterprise software space.


“Infor 10x represents a major step towards achieving our vision, to integrate Infor´s mature, proven and industry-driven applications with modern, innovative technologies to make them beautiful, collaborative, mobile, fast, smart, and seamless,” stated Cas Brentjens, Director, Business Consulting, Asia Pacific and Japan, Infor in his introduction of the company’s latest enterprise release.


The seminar provided the audience with an insight into how they can accelerate their business with Infor’s industry specific applications to maximize investments in existing technologies and take advantage of the latest solutions, without complex integrations and endless implementations.


Infor 10x delivers major advancements across Infor’s entire suite of applications, all of which were elucidated in a presentation by Bino George, Principal Business Consultant, Infor. An overview of Infor’s Integrated Business Planning Suite for faster supply chain optimization was also presented by Pranish Kushare, Principal Business Consultant, Infor.


Infor’s enterprise software goes beyond the basic requirements of being functional, reliable and usable by delivering a user experience that is modern, convenient and meaningful. It provides businesses the tools they need to cut costs, improve operational efficiency and make better decisions faster.


The seminar concluded on an interesting note with Niranjan Vaidyakularatne, Head of ERP Consulting at Brandix i3, sharing his twofold experience of working with Infor as a customer and a partner. Brandix i3 is an Infor Global Alliance Partner that provides Infor M3 & HCM consulting, software development services and business improvement consulting to global customers.


Blue Chip continuously strives to provide customers with the latest technological advancements through partnerships with cutting-edge solution providers such as Infor. Blue Chip has sold, implemented and provided support services for Infor System21 to several leading organizations in the country and also has an exclusive partnership that facilitates the sale of Infor M3 in Sri Lanka.


Blue Chip is a fully-owned subsidiary of the Blue Chip Group UK, with branches in Scotland and Portugal. It is one of the leading IBM® partners in Sri Lanka as well, specialized in the provision of maintenance and support services to IBM mid-range computer users.
To learn more about Blue Chip, please visit www.bluechip.co.uk


Infor combines focused, hands-on industry experience with global breadth to help more than 70,000 customers in over 200 countries deal with today’s challenges and prepare for tomorrow’s opportunities. For more information, please visit www.infor.com


Photo Caption - From left: Yogesh Gupta - Director Channels, Infor (India); Alan Ferguson - CEO, Blue Chip Technical Services; Sentil Murugan - Director, Blue Chip Technical Services; Anjan Thakur - Director Sales & Country Head (Channels), Infor (India); Anna Gong - Vice President, Channel Sales, Asia Pacific and Japan, Infor; Ajith Katuwawalage - General Manager - Software Division, Blue Chip Technical Services; Bino George - Principal Business Consultant, Infor (India); Cas Brentjens - Director, Business Consulting, Asia Pacific and Japan, Infor; Pranish Kushare - Principal Business Consultant, Infor (India); Khyati Saraiya - Senior Maintenance Business Manager – South Asia, Infor (India)