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IQMS Announces 2016 European Pinnacle User Conference for Manufacturing ERP Software Customers

First Pinnacle conference in Europe supports growing number of customers in the region in using IQMS manufacturing ERP software to optimize their operations

Paso Robles, Calif. – August 31, 2016 – IQMS, a leading manufacturing ERP software and manufacturing execution system (MES) authority today announced its inaugural European Pinnacle User Conference. Designed to support the rapidly growing number of customers across Europe, the event will bring together manufacturing executives, enterprise resource planning (ERP) technical experts, and industry thought leaders. It will be held October 26-28, 2016, at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole in Birmingham, England.

The conference will provide manufacturers with insights and best practices for using the IQMS system to optimize their operational agility and efficiency. Attendees also will gain direct access to IQMS executives, the professional services team, and trainers, along with opportunities to connect with peers across a range of industries. The event will feature:

  • Twelve expert training and educational sessions
  • A company update and product roadmap for the IQMS system
  • A live demo of the IQMS WebIQ, user interface (UI), currently in field testing, which is designed to run on any device that has a standard browser and Internet connection
  • Peer-to-peer networking via a welcome reception, gala dinner, and other sessions
  • Product showcase demonstrating the IQMS system and complementary software and cloud solutions in action

“How well manufacturers implement their ERP solutions can significantly affect their growth and profitability. We are excited to hold our first European Pinnacle User Conference to help our fast-growing base of customers across Europe get the most out of our IQMS software and services,” said Gary Nemmers, president and CEO of IQMS. “Building on our successful North America Pinnacle User Conference, this event will be highly productive for our European customers—offering the product training, introductions to new products and ideas, and best practices for excelling in today’s highly competitive global market.”

IQMS Integrated System for MES and ERP

IQMS software uniquely combines robust ERP and MES functionality into one comprehensive system. Because all modules are designed, developed and supported by IQMS, they operate as a powerful, cohesive system, capable of handling all extended ERP needs using a single, embedded database. This empowers manufacturing enterprises to take a streamlined approach to centralizing activity across the supply chain and ensuring that complete, accurate information is available to all authorized users at all times. The comprehensive MES functionality is also available as a standalone solution that can be readily integrated with manufacturers’ existing ERP systems.

The Choice is the New Cloud program features three deployment models for the IQMS system that are designed to support the needs of manufacturing firms.

  • Software as a Service is for customers that want to take advantage of IQMS via a cloud-based subscription.
  • Managed Cloud is for manufacturers that want to own their IQMS software license but take advantage of a hosted cloud deployment.
  • Premise is for customers that want to run IQMS software in their own data center—either directly on servers or in a private cloud.

About IQMS

IQMS uniquely combines ERP and manufacturing execution system (MES) functionality to give manufacturers a comprehensive end-to-end suite for running the business, backed by the real-time performance and scalability that companies demand. Developed specifically for mid-market repetitive, discrete and batch process manufacturers, IQMS provides robust capabilities for addressing strict customer and regulatory certification and compliance. IQMS achieves this by delivering traditional ERP functionality for accounting, sales orders, material requirements, inventory and purchasing, plus extended native features for CRM, human resources, production scheduling, shop floor control, warehouse and quality modules. With offices across North America, Europe and Asia, IQMS serves manufacturers around the world. For more information, please visit

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