Barcoding 101 for Manufacturers: What You Need to Know to Get Started
For manufacturers, barcoding carries with it numerous benefits, including increased accuracy, efficiency, and traceability, along with easier adherence to customer or regulatory requirements. Discover how implementing barcoding as part of an integrated software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution can help manufacturing companies of all sizes, and in many different industries, improve operations and business performance.
ERP in the Cloud and the Modern Business
Businesses are realizing that the cloud is the future of enterprise software and offers many attractive business benefits. But there is much to think about when evaluating the potential move to a cloud model, especially for core systems like ERP. View IDC’s White Paper ERP in the Cloud and the Modern Business, written by Mike Fauscette, Group Vice President, Software Business Solutions, IDC, to review IDC CloudTrack Survey findings, gain expert insight into the challenges and opportunities the cloud presents, and determine which deployment option could provide the biggest benefits for your organization.
10 Critical Questions to Ask a Manufacturing ERP Vendor
Many manufacturers are focusing on the wrong issues when considering ERP solutions. The ERP industry has earned such a poor reputation for delivery in the last 20 years that users have learned to live within a very narrow set of constraints—and those constraints have been in place for so long that the questions we hear are built with those constraints already assumed. Now is the time to break free of this mindset and ask the more important questions. Know what questions to ask.
SYSPRO 7 ERP Certification Report
SYSPRO 7 is now TEC Certified for online evaluation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) for discrete, process, and mixed-mode manufacturing. SYSPRO ERP is used by more than 14,500 small to medium businesses (SMBs), primarily manufacturers and distributors, and is supplied through an extensive and strong channel of partners across the globe. SYSPRO ERP is a "single DNA" continuous software product based on Microsoft .NET technology.
Rootstock ERP for SMB Certification Report
Rootstock by Rootstock Software is now TEC Certified for online evaluation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) for manufacturing (SMB) solutions in the ERP Evaluation Center. The Rootstock solution is natively built on the Salesforce platform, and thus takes advantage of everything the platform has to offer—from global search, to industry leading security, to reporting and dashboards, to mobile support for any mobile platform. Download the Rootstock certification report now for product analysis and in-depth analyst commentary.
Cloud IDEs: State of Play and JPlaton Academy
Driven mainly by the widespread deployment of cloud solutions, there is a growing demand for cloud-based integrated application development environments (IDEs), offered together or independently with SaaS applications. The benefit is that an ever increasing number of online applications are globally available and easily accessible through any browser. However, these tools require expertise not easily transferable between solutions. JPlaton Academy (JPA) is a homogeneous environment which “hides” the implementation and deployment details, while allowing designers/developers to focus on domain and application logic.