- September 24, 2010
Beyond the technical challenges, cultural change management is the biggest obstacle to integrating PLM for cross-functional collaboration.
- September 22, 2010
Start with high-level requirements and work your way down through project management, architecture design and data cleansing, say these ERP integration experts.
- September 10, 2010
Oracle holds respectable leads over SAP, however, in on-time implementations and benefits realization, according to Panorama Consulting Group study.
- September 02, 2010
Two manufacturers relied heavily on out-of-the-box middleware to improve ERP integration and standardize data across business processes.
- August 30, 2010
ERP hosting providers are adding new cloud computing and subscription options to provide alternatives to Software as a Service (SaaS) ERP.
Sponsored by IBM - B2B value chains have always been complicated webs of different data types and standards. During the past few years, however, complexity has increased dramatically, with staggering levels of data growth and the deployment of innovative new IT initiatives, such as cloud computing, the Internet of Things (IoT), social media and big data analytics. See More
Sponsored by IBM - This is a critical time in the evolution of business-to-business integration. Companies are becoming much more reliant on digital technologies for day-to-day business activities. IDC says digital transformation is changing the way enterprises operate and reshaping the global economy. See More
Sponsored by IBM - File transfer is one of the vital functions of B2B collaboration. Organizations require safe, secure and compliant file transfer in order to drive revenue, satisfy customer requirements and enable effective collaboration across the entire B2B value chain. See More
Sponsored by IBM - Reducing complexity in managing business-to-business integration is one of the primary challenges for IT teams. With the growth of the Internet of Things (IoT), social networking and big data analytics, the need to simplify partner interactions and automate processes is becoming more critical than ever. By simplifying B2B collaboration, IT can reduce costs, enhance partner and customer experiences, and leverage real-time visibility and analytics to drive business innovation. See More
- August 19, 2010
Manufacturers that don’t want in-house ERP systems can choose between SaaS ERP and hosted ERP -- but there are many business factors to consider.
- August 17, 2010
IDC says manufacturers should exploit 3D CAD and other product design software to improve collaboration throughout their product lifecycles.
- August 16, 2010
Warehouse management systems provide the information needed to efficiently control the movement of materials. Today’s WMSs work with RFID and voice recognition, and can be integrated with ERP and transportation management systems. But adding a new ...
- August 03, 2010
This FAQ has expert answers on how to plan, execute, and test an ERP upgrade for maximum ROI and minimum disruption to business processes.
- July 26, 2010
An ERP implementation expert offers tips on avoiding four common pitfalls of ERP upgrade projects.
- July 21, 2010
The key to a successful ERP upgrade is to document the business benefits carefully before you enter the C-suite.
- July 16, 2010
Labor management systems deliver the most productivity gains through LMS integration with a WMS or payroll system.
- July 15, 2010
Training, coaching and a reward system are key elements in any successful labor management system (LMS) implementation.
- July 13, 2010
A new SAP CRM software module straightens out the sales design, configuration, and order process, and brings benefits far down the production line.
- July 08, 2010
Choosing a labor management system (LMS) with just the right amount of precision and integration can help manufacturers take a huge chunk out of their warehouse operating costs.