Five Key Considerations Private Equity Needs to Know About Manufacturing Software

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As private equity investors acquire manufacturing enterprises, it becomes increasingly important to centralize the growing mass of performance data. A new breed of ERP provides the oversight and control necessary for private equity managers to ensure resources are working toward the same goals. Download this paper for key considerations private equity-backed manufacturers need to look for when evaluating technology enablers.

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Selecting ERP for Engineer-to-order Manufacturing

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Most enterprise resource planning (ERP) software was not designed for a project-oriented environment like engineer-to-order (ETO). How do the needs of ETO manufacturers differ from more traditional manufacturers? And how can an ETO manufacturer go about selecting ERP software that truly meets their needs for project visibility and control? Download this white paper to find out more. Read More

11 Criteria for Selecting the Best ERP System Replacement

An enterprise resource planning (ERP) system is your information backbone, reaching into all areas of your business and value chain. That’s why replacing it can open unlimited business opportunities. The cornerstone of this effort is finding the right partner. And since your long-term business strategy will shape your selection, it’s critical that your ERP provider be part of your vision. Read More

Migrating Your Business to VoIP: Five Key Success Factors

Once you’ve decided you need to retire your legacy phone system and move towards a voice over internet protocol (VoIP) system, determining how you migrate to and from becomes the next priority. While you don't need to know every aspect of this migration from the outset, you certainly need an overall roadmap, not only for your own planning, but also to provide management both comfort and confidence in moving to VoIP.

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