Applications of supply chain management, ERP, sales, marketing, business intelligence, and analytics software and solutions in the manufacturing industry.
11 Cloud ERP Software OptionsApril 12, 2016
Often used for two-tier ERP deployments, cloud ERP software is increasingly popular. Here are 11 cloud ERP vendors that satisfy a variety of …
Cloud ERP Software: What ERP Market Leaders Are DoingMarch 31, 2016
Though cloud ERP software may not catch up with on-premise applications any time soon, ERP market leaders are rolling out lots of options …
8 Must-Have Two-Tier ERP FeaturesMarch 22, 2016
Because two-tier ERP deployments are not the same as traditional ERP projects, organizations must consider different factors when evaluating …
With IQity Buy, NetSuite Broadens ERP Appeal for ManufacturersMarch 7, 2016
Cloud ERP provider NetSuite gains resource capacity planning and other features that will appeal to batch process manufacturers with the …
Internet of Things Adds Intelligence to Supply ChainDecember 8, 2015
Companies like Whirlpool and GM are using IoT technologies for smarter supply chains.
7 Significant ERP TrendsAugust 31, 2015
The cloud, analytics, better reporting and implementation simplicity are among trends impacting ERP implementations.
ERP Under Attack at Black Hat [VIDEO]August 11, 2015
Onapsis CTO details risks of legacy protocols and complexity in enterprise applications like SAP's ERP.
6 Lessons from IoT NinjasAugust 3, 2015
Early adopters are experiencing Internet of Things successes – and learning hard lessons. Their hits and misses can help companies …
Cutting through Internet of Things HypeJuly 8, 2015
The Internet of Things topped Gartner's list of most-hyped technologies last summer. But compelling business cases for IoT are beginning to …
5 Lessons from Data Analytics NinjasJune 5, 2015
What are data analytics ninjas like ConocoPhillips and Walmart doing right?
Mobile App Use Continues to Evolve: Good TechnologyMay 11, 2015
Document editing and messaging are just two mobile apps that many enterprises probably could not imagine using in the not-so-distant past.
Anaplan Rolls out Supply Chain AppsMarch 18, 2015
Its cloud-based supply chain planning apps offer a more efficient and flexible alternative to spreadsheets, says Anaplan.
Developing IoT Apps Is Easier Than You ThinkFebruary 26, 2015
Want to develop IoT apps but put off by the complexity? It's actually quite easy, if you let IoT development platforms do all of the heavy …
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 …
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 …
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 …
Cloud ERP Buying GuideJune 24, 2014
What are key considerations for companies evaluating cloud ERP? And which vendors should be on a short list?