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.
Savi's Sensor Analytics Software Gets Predictive CapabilitiesOctober 29, 2014
Savi uses predictive and prescriptive analytics to help companies transform their operational data into actionable information that can improve their supply chains.
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.
Process Automation a Key to Business ValueOctober 17, 2014
IT professionals say expanding process automation throughout an organization yields clear business benefits.
IT Service Management No Longer Just an 'IT Thing'September 22, 2014
ITSM is being adopted by business units that want to enjoy its benefits of process standardization and automation.
Infor Bolsters Cloud Suite with Saleslogix CRM BuyAugust 14, 2014
Infor, best known for its cloud ERP solutions, is purchasing Saleslogix CRM from Swiftpage to beef up its suite of industry-specific cloud software.
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.
Wearable Tech Will Make Enterprise ImpactMay 15, 2014
Just as smartphones took the business world by storm, wearable technology will almost inevitably soon be found in the workplace.
SAP Intros Big Data ServicesMay 5, 2014
The software giant's suite of services is designed to help companies develop end-to-end capabilities for capturing, storing, analyzing and consuming Big Data.
Technology Investments Lead Enterprise Growth StrategiesApril 15, 2014
A Gartner survey finds growth is the top priority by far, with CEOs and executives displaying a bullish attitude toward technology-related business growth.
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.
How Qualitative Research Can Improve Your Business AnalyticsFebruary 18, 2014
While qualitative analytics is more popular in academia than in business, it can help enterprises improve their more traditional quantitative analytics.
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.
Top ERP Trend? Usability, Says Nucleus ResearchJanuary 9, 2014
While cloud and mobile are impacting ERP, the real "killer app" is usability, says Nucleus Research VP Rebecca Wettemann.
Top 8 ERP Trends for 2014December 20, 2013
Will 2014 be the year that social ERP catches on? And what about mobile ERP? Experts offer their predictions for the coming year.
Embedded Analytics Catching FireAugust 1, 2013
One of the hottest trends in business intelligence today is embedding analytics capabilities into transactional applications.
7 Cloud ERP Startups to WatchJune 3, 2013
Has the enterprise reached a 'tipping point' when it comes to cloud-based ERP? A growing list of startups offering cloud ERP apps seem to think so.