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ERP's Channel Management Blind SpotDecember 29, 2014
Many ERP systems lack key channel management capabilities – a problem, given that many companies earn more than half of their annual revenues through channel partners.
10 Open Source ERP OptionsNovember 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 BreedNovember 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 ERPOctober 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 UpswingOctober 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 EngagementSeptember 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 GuideJune 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 StrategyJune 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 ERPMay 19, 2014
More companies appear to be considering cloud ERP, according to recent Gartner research.
5 ERP Blunders and How to Avoid ThemApril 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: GartnerFebruary 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 ChallengesJanuary 15, 2014
Manufacturers should be aware of differences that can make their ERP implementations even more challenging than those of non-manufacturing companies.