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IQMS: Manufacturing Specific ERP Solutions for Diverse Industries

Modern businesses is segregated into different units and sectors. While this enables increased efficiency, it's crucial to make sure that there are good communication and rapport between the departments. One of the best ways to integrate these different sectors is by using Enterprise Resource Planning or ERP softwares. The ERP software- while integrating all units into one; can still serve the individual needs of every department.

We're introducing IQMS- a company that needs no introduction! Established in 1989, the company is based in California and has been successfully delivering solutions for three decades now. As a leading provider of ERP software systems and manufacturing software, IQMS delivers to a wide range of industries like aerospace, defense, packaging, medical, automotive, manufacturing industries, and consumer goods.

We know you’re wondering what IQMS stands for. The company website explains this: “IQMS Means Manufacturing. It’s not just our tagline, it’s who we are. Born on the shop floor, our manufacturing ERP software is tailored specifically for the manufacturing environment.” In a gist, IQMS is synonymous with manufacturing and ERP software! By understanding the manufacturing challenges, IQMS develops and delivers solutions with the highest quality. Uniquely, IQMS merges MES, ERP, and manufacturing software for the best solutions for the clients.

For the best experience

While the HQ is in California, IQMS has offices spread across the globe in North America, Europe, Asia, and Mexico. Delivering a comprehensive ERP system is the specialty of IQMS and it’s completely committed to maximizing the success of customers. Plus, these solutions are backed by maximum support and educational services.

Just recently, at the end of 2018, IQMS became a part of the Dassault Systèmes 3DEXPERIENCE cloud platform. Joining with the Dassault Systèmes, IQMS is enabling manufacturers to engage in new business opportunities as well as create higher value. Now, with the Dassault Systèmes 3DEXPERIENCE platform, IQMS customers are gaining from new approaches and the result is increased operational efficiency and effectiveness. An expanded global reach is just an added benefit! In the Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE Marketplace, manufacturers are supplied with techniques, know-how, and services to a large community of engineers and designers. In fact, the Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE Marketplace is the world’s largest virtual factory.

Wall of Fame

  • Five-time honoree of Inc. 5000 as the Fastest Growing Private Companies from 2011 to 2018
  • Received the Stevie Gold Winner award for Customer Service Team of the Year
    and Executive of the Year - Computer Software in 2017
  • IQMS is the recipient of the Leader in the FrontRunners Quadrant for Manufacturing award from Gartner in 2017
  • Awarded the Product Engineering Team of the Year in 2014 by Network Products Guide

Addressing every industry

As previously mentioned, modern business practices have segregated into various divisions and the importance of ERP here is prime. Let’s take a look at the various industries that IQMS delivers its solutions:

Manufacturing industry

An innovative manufacturing industry ERP software solution from IQMS helps manufacturing enterprises stay ahead in the competitive market. Manufacturing and ERP software from IQMS aids to solve business challenges and caters to the diverse requirements of the industry.

Medical ERP

Designed and developed particularly for the healthcare organizations, the powerful manufacturing ERP software from IQMS addresses the needs and challenges of the medical industry. Critical factors like enterprise-wide traceability, FDA compliance, and medical device quality are seriously considered and solutions are customized accordingly.


The automotive ERP and manufacturing software solution are tailored to meet the difficulties faced by the automotive industry. In this industry, there are requirements faced by Tier 1, 2 and 3 automotive suppliers- worldwide and IQMS delivers industry-specific ERP functionality just for them.

Aerospace and Defense

The aerospace and defense industries are one of the most innovative as well as complex industries in the world. They need to deal with aggressive delivery cycles, highly cyclical lengthy sales process, complex global supply chains, and strict industry compliance. Aerospace and defense companies can avoid turbulence with IQMS’ industry-specific manufacturing ERP software.

Food and Beverage

Coming to the food and beverages industry, it doesn’t matter to IQMS whether its beverages, frozen food, canned goods or any other produce you manufacture. The industry-specific ERP and MES software boost food manufacturers with the required tools for their success and popularity.

The list doesn’t end here. IQMS caters to more industries and the list would be endless. The success stories of the company are also numerous. While IQMS has already achieved four decades of perfection, we wouldn’t be too surprised if more and more decades of success follow!

Greet the Industry Pioneer

Gary Nemmers, President and CEO

Gary joined IQMS from HighJump Software where he was Chief Operating Officer/GM responsible for all operations pertaining to the supply chain solutions group, including strategy, general management, sales, professional services, support, and marketing. Before HighJump, Nemmers held an SVP position at Infor Global Solutions where he led all operations for the manufacturing group that included all process and discrete manufacturing software products. Prior to Infor, he was the CEO of DataTrend Information Systems where he grew the startup to over $50M in annual revenue in less than 4 years. He holds a B.A. in Behavioral Psychology and an MBA from Northwestern University in Chicago.

“The IQMS mission is to form long-term partnerships with customers based on trust, support and bottom-line, measurable ROI.”

“Manufacturers worldwide trust IQMS to develop products that meet their needs in a rapidly changing, global manufacturing environment.”