- January 14, 2016
A new tool enables the creation of 3D PDF documents, supporting model-based enterprise strategies; a report shows mixed results for manufacturing ERP system effectiveness.
- November 19, 2015
Due out early in 2016, the major new release of Microsoft Dynamics AX adds mobile-friendly HTML5 user interface, embedded analytics and Excel macro-like task guides.
- November 12, 2015
Analyst says new Oracle SaaS products and cloud infrastructure developments revealed at OpenWorld conference advance the vendor's plan to become 'the IBM of the 21st century.'
- November 05, 2015
Panorama's ERP implementations report showed that Infor has joined the big three of SAP, Oracle and Microsoft, and that implementation times for Microsoft Dynamics have doubled.
- October 27, 2015
Oracle has added its Manufacturing Cloud and Planning Central Cloud to the SaaS suite for supply chain management. While Oracle touts the move, some analysts are more reserved.
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- October 09, 2015
Apple's iPad Pro has many appealing features. Consumers likely will love it, but will it find a place in enterprises?
- September 28, 2015
Two companies tried using Apple iPads in the warehouse, and they each had different experiences: one good, one bad. Here is their story.
- August 14, 2015
Analysts give Infor the thumbs-up on its acquisition of the cloud commerce vendor GT Nexus, saying it helps it compete with SAP and Oracle.
- June 19, 2015
Manufacturer implemented QAD quality management software and tied it to QAD ERP for document control and workflow.
- May 22, 2015
Businesses such as Apple, Microsoft and Google have risen to the top largely because they're founded on powerful platforms. How can companies that sell products -- like spices or sprinklers -- benefit from the platform model?
- April 28, 2015
Despite the hoopla over the IoT, it's still early days for product as a service as manufacturers steer a slow course to new business models.
- April 24, 2015
The 2015 ERP report from Panorama Consulting Solutions also shows SAP outpacing Oracle and Microsoft on buyer shortlists.
- April 22, 2015
Vendors broke new ground in practicality and affordability with these 3-D printers.
- April 21, 2015
An ERP upgrade sent a manufacturer's existing company culture into a tailspin. Would paper processes or digitization prevail?
- April 17, 2015
Keynote at Inside 3D Printing conference nonetheless met with some skepticism and reliability complaints.