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ERP - Research

Technology research on Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software and solutions.

10 Open Source ERP Options

November 10, 2014

While the ERP market is dominated by software giants like SAP and Oracle, there are plenty of open source ERP options.

Microsoft Cloud Apps vs. Best of Breed

November 3, 2014

Microsoft offers cloud-based apps for business intelligence, CRM and ERP. You'll want to evaluate the "best-of-breed" approach to going with a single vendor like Microsoft for everything.

Analytics Playing Greater Role in ERP

October 28, 2014

More ERP vendors are including analytics as a standard feature so companies are less inclined to use third-party business intelligence tools.

Cloud ERP Acceptance on Upswing

October 21, 2014

While ERP has been moving more slowly to the cloud than other enterprise apps, recent research shows a growing number of companies plan to use cloud for future ERP deployments.

App Integration Underpins Customer Engagement

September 16, 2014

CRM tools won't improve customer engagement if they are not integrated with legacy systems like ERP. Fortunately, application integration is far easier than it used to be.

Cloud ERP Buying Guide

June 24, 2014

What are key considerations for companies evaluating cloud ERP? And which vendors should be on a short list?

10 Keys to Creating a Mobile ERP Strategy

June 20, 2014

When creating a mobile ERP strategy, there is a lot to consider, from whether to use native apps to how to handle data security concerns.

Cloud a Key Part of 'Postmodern ERP'

May 26, 2014

For big vendors like Oracle and SAP, cloud ERP means a change in culture. But what about their customers?

Top 10 Trends in Cloud ERP

May 19, 2014

More companies appear to be considering cloud ERP, according to recent Gartner research.

5 ERP Blunders and How to Avoid Them

April 1, 2014

Don't sabotage your ERP implementation even before you begin. Avoid these five mistakes that can wreck ERP projects.

Enterprise Resource Planning Platforms Must Evolve: Gartner

February 3, 2014

By 2018, at least 30 percent of service-centric companies will move the majority of their ERP applications to the cloud, a Gartner report predicted.

Manufacturers Face ERP Challenges

January 15, 2014

Manufacturers should be aware of differences that can make their ERP implementations even more challenging than those of non-manufacturing companies.