Author: Ted Rohm


Market Landscape Report: Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ) Solutions - Part 22

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  • Written By: Ted Rohm
  • Published: October 7 2014
In today’s era of increasingly complex product configurations, configure, price, and quote (CPQ) solutions do more than create accurate and professional sales quotes: they can open the door to significantly increased sales and revenues. Learn more about CPQ, including CPQ basics, benefits, functionality, market trends, and vendor landscape. Read More

TEC Highlights Report: Infor LN - Part 5

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  • Written By: Ted Rohm
  • Published: February 11 2015
Infor LN is built to provide companies with a strategic platform for growth and innovation. It is 1) a best-in-class operational enterprise resource planning (ERP) system; 2) specialized by industry to support micro-vertical suites; and 3) optimized for complex, global operations.

Infor LN is a complete business solution that supports a broad range of vertical markets, including industrial manufacturing, distribution, high tech, aerospace and defense, equipment, automotive, and maintenance,... Read More

PTC Creo 3.0—Changing the CAD Game - Part 4

Computer-aided design (CAD) software is changing. As more and more business is being subcontracted, outsourced, and offshored, manufacturers need to adapt to a multi-CAD world. They need to accommodate diverse formats of product design files and geometry data. As a result, CAD software is changing in an effort to make data more reusable and to enable customers and suppliers to collaborate more effectively.

PTC develops product lifecycle management (PLM) solutions. The company’s three-dimensional... Read More

PTC Creo 3.0—Changing the CAD Game - Part 3

Computer-aided design (CAD) software is changing. As more and more business is being subcontracted, outsourced, and offshored, manufacturers need to adapt to a multi-CAD world. They need to accommodate diverse formats of product design files and geometry data. As a result, CAD software is changing in an effort to make data more reusable and to enable customers and suppliers to collaborate more effectively.

PTC develops product lifecycle management (PLM) solutions. The company’s three-dimensional... Read More

2015 ERP Snapshot: Manufacturers’ Business and Technology Challenges - Part 4

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  • Written By: Ted Rohm
  • Published: February 24 2015
To tap into the pulse of the enterprise resource planning (ERP) community, TEC ran a survey with our user community in late 2014. The “ERP Survey for Manufacturers” collected a broad range of user input in an effort to understand manufacturers’ business challenges, ERP software issues, and technology initiatives, and to see what is missing from ERP systems in general. The survey captured detailed results from nearly 250 manufacturers of all sizes, operating all across the globe.

The survey... Read More

The Makings of a Great ERP User Experience - Part 6

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  • Written By: Ted Rohm
  • Published: March 17 2015
In recent years, it has become evident that all vendors of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions provide robust functional capabilities or partner with best-of-breed solutions to fill functional gaps. But one area where ERP solution providers are beginning to differentiate themselves is how they deliver on user interface, thereby shaping a user’s experience within the system. But what makes a great user experience?

It's vital to ensure that the user experience elements that your company... Read More

The Makings of a Great ERP User Experience - Part 5

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  • Written By: Ted Rohm
  • Published: March 17 2015
In recent years, it has become evident that all vendors of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions provide robust functional capabilities or partner with best-of-breed solutions to fill functional gaps. But one area where ERP solution providers are beginning to differentiate themselves is how they deliver on user interface, thereby shaping a user’s experience within the system. But what makes a great user experience?

It's vital to ensure that the user experience elements that your company... Read More

The Makings of a Great ERP User Experience - Part 4

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  • Written By: Ted Rohm
  • Published: March 17 2015
In recent years, it has become evident that all vendors of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions provide robust functional capabilities or partner with best-of-breed solutions to fill functional gaps. But one area where ERP solution providers are beginning to differentiate themselves is how they deliver on user interface, thereby shaping a user’s experience within the system. But what makes a great user experience?

It's vital to ensure that the user experience elements that your company... Read More

2015 Technologies Impacting ERP for Wholesale and Distribution - Part 6

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  • Written By: Ted Rohm
  • Published: May 19 2015
The focus of this TEC report is the wholesale and distribution (W&D) industry and the technology market forces impacting this critical element linking producers and retailers in the distribution channel. TEC senior analyst Ted Rohm looks at how the big four forces driving change across the entire software landscape—social, mobile, analytics, and cloud—are affecting wholesalers and distributors, and gives an overview of how the latest technology trends of 3D printing, the Internet of Things, and drones... Read More

2015 Technologies Impacting ERP for Wholesale and Distribution - Part 5

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  • Written By: Ted Rohm
  • Published: May 19 2015
The focus of this TEC report is the wholesale and distribution (W&D) industry and the technology market forces impacting this critical element linking producers and retailers in the distribution channel. TEC senior analyst Ted Rohm looks at how the big four forces driving change across the entire software landscape—social, mobile, analytics, and cloud—are affecting wholesalers and distributors, and gives an overview of how the latest technology trends of 3D printing, the Internet of Things, and drones... Read More
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