IFS's deep knowledge and experience in the best maintenance practices and facilities management has contributed to the development of IFS Applications since the beginning. IFS Applications is a solution with powerful functionality to face the challenges of the sector and support each phase of the life cycle of the asset, including infrastructure planning, development, engineering, construction and commissioning. Solutions for enterprise resource planning (ERP), business asset management (EAM), project management, services and supply chain can be applied as stand-alone solutions, integrated with an existing corporate business system or forming part of of a comprehensive implementation of IFS Applications.IFS offers a comprehensive and integrated business package for the energy and public services sector, IFS Applications is relevant for the design and construction from operations and daily maintenance to renovations and sometimes withdrawal , ensuring that all shareholders can be based on the reference of a "same sheet" with common and coherent data. This approach to the life cycle of the asset allows those responsible for the design and construction of the facility to work together with those who will operate and will maintain that facility, obtaining a shared vision of all the information related to the asset. This is the basis for optimized management "from start to finish".