ML100 Winner Achieves Accolades for Collaborative Manufacturing Business Model Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in ERP software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today commends customer Walton Signage for winning in the “Information Technology” category of the 2013 Manufacturing Leadership 100 (ML100) Awards. In coordination with the 2013 Manufacturing Leadership Summit, the…Details
Oracle Announces Oracle Big Data Appliance X3-2 Starter Rack, Big Data Appliance X3-2 In-Rack Expansion, and Big Data Appliance Infrastructure as a Service Oracle today announced the availability of Oracle Big Data Appliance X3-2 Starter Rack and Oracle Big Data Appliance X3-2 In-Rack Expansion. Oracle Big Data Appliance X3-2 Starter Rack enables ERP software customers…Details
Banner by Ellucian Optimized for Speed and Reliability on Oracle Exadata Database Machine Ellucian today announced it has achieved Oracle Exadata Optimized status through Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), demonstrating that Banner by Ellucian has been tested and tuned with Oracle Exadata Database Machine to deliver speed, scalability, and reliability to ERP software customers. Ellucian is a…Details
Unless you have a very specific goal in mind, “success” and “failure” can be pretty nebulous terms. In many situations, the contrast between success and failure is black and white but when it comes to an ERP implementation, the vast number of key performance indicators (KPIs) can make this assessment both time-consuming and hard to…Details
IMARK Group Members get First Look at Game-changing Software in Chicago Next Week xTuple vice president Wally Tonra, account executive Stacey Pandeloglou and software engineer Tom Atkins are suiting up for the big game. That ‘big game’ – in the world of industrial distribution – is the IMARK Showcase, an annual marketing conference and trade…Details
Money motivates. Or at least that’s what conventional managerial wisdom tells us. But although many executives still cling to this assumption, some executives are beginning to realize that nonfinancial incentives can be just as motivating (if not more so). Applying this wisdom to an ERP implementation can ensure that end-users quickly adapt to a new…Details
Six Sigma is a management philosophy focused on making an organization more effective and efficient. This webinar clip explores some common questions about how and when to incorporate Six Sigma into an ERP implementation.
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Much has been said about the demise of American manufacturing. There is a general sense that manufacturing jobs are being moved overseas to China, India, and other developing markets, yet from what we can tell, U.S. companies and other developed multi-nationals are still looking for ways to leverage ERP systems. In fact, a majority of…Details
To drive real-time, insight-driven planning processes, SAP AG, a provider of ERP software, today announced the planned availability of SAP liveCache technology powered by the SAP HANA platform. This introduction of SAP HANA is intended to deliver opportunities for deployments of the SAP Advanced Planning and Optimizer (SAP APO) component. This announcement follows other recent…Details
Cloud ERP software is popular among organizations of all sizes. Rather than hosting an ERP system on-site, organizations can have their data and systems hosted by their ERP providers. Our 2013 ERP Report revealed some interesting data regarding organizations’ experiences with cloud ERP software but this poll should provide additional insight into the actual cost…Details