- July 02, 2010
A labor management system can show warehouse workers how to perform tasks more efficiently and measure their performance against clear standards.
- June 29, 2010
New SaaS ERP offerings could entice discrete manufacturers to run their heavy-duty ERP in the cloud – and some small manufacturers say they’re interested.
- June 18, 2010
As ERP and supply chain software moves to smartphones, developers are learning to navigate each platform's limitations for running mobile ERP.
- June 18, 2010
With growing government and public interest in reducing carbon emissions, more manufacturers are turning to green technology. GreenShipping helps manufacturers track and offset their transportation carbon footprints.
- June 08, 2010
AMR Research sees a trend toward vertically integrated "value chains" as Apple again heads the firm's ranking of the top 25 supply chains.
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
- June 04, 2010
Prepackaged business processes go online as manufacturers seek better trading-partner integration from SaaS BPM.
- June 02, 2010
A packaging manufacturer's ERP system integrates its shop floors to save labor and materials while maintaining quality.
- May 27, 2010
In 2007, AMR introduced Manufacturing 2.0. MES software vendors -- and users -- have responded to this next-gen MES concept in a variety of ways.
- May 25, 2010
In this podcast transcript, discover expert advice for selecting ERP software for midmarket manufacturers.
- May 25, 2010
IBM's purchase of Sterling Commerce could make BPM an integral part of cloud computing supply chain management, but what happens to Sterling's product line?
- May 14, 2010
Smartphones are emerging as platforms for mobile transportation management system (TMS) software.
- May 06, 2010
Item-level RFID helps manufacturers fine-tune RFID inventory management and production planning.
- May 03, 2010
When Kimberly-Clark wanted to boost its sales and inventory forecasting, it turned to demand planning software.
- April 27, 2010
Experts say the key to a successful MES implementation is focusing on processes that serve your business goals.
- April 23, 2010
In its annual Magic Quadrant, Gartner ranks i2 and Oracle as leaders in transportation management system (TMS) software while noting a big move to SaaS TMS. HighJump is dropped from the list.