We are excited to share the refreshed look and feel to our website. Our commitment to ERP selection and implementation hasn’t changed. We grew up in manufacturing, spent decades learning our craft, and remain experts in the field. We’ve streamlined the ERP menu to make...

Technology and Industry Experience and Depth Deliver every time Pick the right team to take you there. Avoid the “I got a guy” syndrome. Make sure you have the right internal and external team with the necessary depth of experience. Most manufacturing IT departments are smaller...

What are Managed IT Services?   Services provided by a professional technology company focused on managing the client's technology and systems foundation. A Managed Service Provider (MSP) can be surgical and focus on specific areas: Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Firewalls & Networking Datacenter/System Administration SQL Database...

The leadership team at ICG has an enormous depth of experience in manufacturing technology. CEO Jeff Bronson is no exception. Jeff has more than 25 years of industry experience, which helped inform the creation of ICG. He also serves as ICG’s leading solution architect. Jeff formed...

As 2021 comes to a close, it's time to ensure your company is ready to start 2022 fresh. Clicking on the links below will take you to best practices for specific topics: IT Department Fourth Shift ERP Visual ERP  Year-End Best Practices: . IT Department IT Department Year-End Best Practices note: for each...

ICG is delighted to welcome Len Ashley to the role of Director of Operations. In this capacity, Len will lead the Visual ERP team, as well as head the NOC and Managed Services group. Len has an enormous depth of experience in manufacturing technology. He brings...

ICG’s November webinar introduced MFGStream. You can view the full recording by visiting ICG’s Resource Materials page. Or, we’ve recapped the webinar here: MFGStream is a next generation data collection & process automation tool. It works with all ERP software and devices. It offers unparalleled flexibility....

ICG offers companion products that enhance and modernize Fourth Shift. ICG and Keith Vincent (founder and creator of VisiBar) have combined forces to provide a solution that serves Fourth Shift and beyond! We chose to partner with MFGStream because it: Is a next generation data collection &...

Introducing CADLink ICG’s November webinar introduced CADLink. You can view the full recording by visiting ICG’s Resource Materials page. Or, we’ve recapped the webinar here: CADLink for Fourth Shift is a product designed to refocus your engineering time. It was created by a company called QBuild. QBuild...

QBuild CADLink: Fourth Shift integration with CAD   Innovation is the driving force to successfully compete in today’s fast-paced global manufacturing environment. This holds true for engineering departments. It is challenging to keep up with time requirements to input accurate Bill of Material (BOM) and Item Master...