Selecting ERP software for manufacturing News
March 07, 2017
Panorama Consulting says SAP continues as market leader among the top four ERP vendors. But the market has evened, and Microsoft Dynamics moved past Oracle into second place.
November 23, 2016
A new Panorama Consulting report ranks the top 10 ERP vendors based on market share, cost, functionality and implementation time, with Epicor on top, followed by Infor and SAP.
September 16, 2016
Find out how 3D app developers are taking advantage of Autodesk's new cloud-based services to build and improve data integration services.
July 29, 2016
Industry watchers say the NetSuite acquisition by Oracle provides a needed platform for SaaS ERP applications aimed at the SMB market, but questions remain about overall strategy.
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Enterprise resource planning (ERP) is an industry term for the broad set of activities that help an organization manage its business. An important goal of ERP software is to facilitate the flow of information so business decisions can be data-driven. Continue Reading
There are practical lessons to learn before adopting a cloud manufacturing ERP system and choosing from among the many cloud options, which include private, public and hybrid. Continue Reading
If you're moving some of your business processes to the cloud and leaving some on premises, a sound ERP integration strategy is critical. Here's advice on creating one. Continue Reading
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'Cloud' is such a marketing buzzword that it can obscure the type of infrastructure you'll get with a new ERP system. Here's a primer on the different types of cloud computing. Continue Reading
Carbon, a young company with an innovative new 3D printing technology, says using Oracle Cloud ERP for its business applications will help to ensure long-term platform stability. Continue Reading
Hybrid ERP -- a mix of cloud and on-premises applications -- will be the reality for many companies for years to come. Here's one manufacturer's experience, as well as advice from experts. Continue Reading
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More manufacturers are choosing a mix of cloud providers and on-premises systems. A hybrid cloud model can provide the full range of ERP functions. Continue Reading
Cloud ERP can be running in a fraction of the time of on-premises ERP, which makes it tempting to skip the careful early planning that can make business processes more efficient. Continue Reading
Chemical companies, food processing companies, makers of pharmaceuticals and other process manufacturers have specific ERP needs. Here's what you need to know about finding the right software. Continue Reading
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When it came time for international expansion, Shaw Industries turned to a cloud-based ERP system. The company couldn't be happier. Continue Reading
Epicor ERP helped one manufacturer take its operational data from the Stone Age to real time. Continue Reading
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