Application Consulting & Education

With broad industry knowledge and extensive MAPICS and IBM iSeries experience, CISTECH consultants can help you determine how to best use MAPICS to achieve your specific objectives.

CISTECH consultants add tools, experience and leadership to your project that help you deliver improvements on time and on budget.

  • Our experienced project managers help your team organize and track critical project tasks.
  • Working in partnership with your team, we enable your people with education and training.
  • Using practical experience from numerous projects we help you define and test streamlined processes, optimizing efficiencies within the department and across the organization.
  • And to ensure these improvements ‘stick’, we help you document procedures to assist existing and new users to perform their tasks regularly and consistently.

"Leveraging MAPICS applications with CISTECH's product and industry knowledge, we've been able to consistently improve efficiencies in inventory control, delivery and collections."

Joe Cronin, J-Tekt Automotive

CISTECH Consultants are experienced in the entire breadth of XA applications, including all PowerLink applications at R9, Visual Planner, IFM and AM, and many more.

We have done your jobs-- as plant executives, materials managers, engineering managers—we have the experience and perspective to help you achieve your objectives on time and on budget. Consider our experience:

Senior Application Consultant:

30 years in manufacturing, formerly materials and production manager, 20 years of MAPICS consulting, IFM expert, expertise across the breadth of MAPICS including R7/9 and Essentials applications.

Senior Application Consultant:

30 years in manufacturing, 23 years of MAPICS consulting. Co-founded MAPICS University, expertise across the breadth of MAPICS including Advanced Planner, R7/9 and Essentials applications.

Senior Application Consultant:

20 years in Manufacturing, PE and VP Engineering, 10 years of MAPICS experience, expertise across the breadth of MAPICS including R7/9 and Essentials applications, Integrator.