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Welcome to ERP Showdown: Infor ERP LN 6.1 vs. Epicor Vantage vs. Lawson M3 Discrete Manufacturing Solutions


I'm Larry Blitz, editor of TEC’s Vendor Showdown series. With enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems being the information backbone of the organization, we decided to take a closer look at three of the more popular discrete ERP solutions for the mid-market. Using TEC's ERP Evaluation Center, we compared Infor ERP LN 6.1, Epicor Vantage, and Lawson M3 Discrete Manufacturing Solutions head-to-head, based on the most recent data supplied to us by the three vendors.

epicor 6.1  ERP LN 6.1 vs. Epicor Vantage vs. Lawson M3 Discrete Manufacturing Solutions ERP Showdown: Infor ERP LN 6.1 vs. Epicor Vantage vs. Lawson M3 Discrete Manufacturing Solutions I''m Larry Blitz, editor of TEC''s Vendor Showdown series. Today''s Showdown features Infor ERP LN 6.1 vs. Epicor Vantage vs. Lawson M3 Discrete Manufacturing Solutions in a head-to-head comparison across the full range of discrete ERP functionality. I hope you find this Showdown helpful and informative, and invite your comments and Read More

Recent Developments in One Price Management Provider's Business


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epicor 6.1  Infor , Lawson , Epicor , or Microsoft Dynamics ) would also seem prudent. A blessing and a curse always comes from a cooperative relationship with SAP. On the one hand, recent moves by SAP might jumpstart a more comprehensive and pervasive adoption of price management solutions, providing a marketing awareness boost and investments for all vendors. On the other hand, what''s unclear is how Zilliant will fare in SAP''s installed base given SAP''s ongoing, close relationship with fierce competitor Vendavo Read More

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epicor 6.1  Progress OpenEdge platform, while Epicor has been developing its .NET-based BPM engine. SAP and Oracle occasionally embed IDS Scheer ''s ARIS process modeling and analysis tools, which entail huge consulting projects on their own (say, to deploy the 6s Lean or American Productivity & Quality Center [APQC] best practices frameworks). One might be mixing apples and oranges when lumping SYSPRO Quantum together with, say, SAP Rapid Deployment Solutions (SAP RDS). The latter offering is a ready-to-use Read More

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epicor 6.1  choice for its clients. Epicor Software and QAD will continue to offer Microsoft SQL Server and Progress database choices in their stacks. IFS , 3i-Infotech , and IQMS use Oracle database only. Lawson Software now offers the IBM WebSphere AS only, and a number of Microsoft-centric vendors have long been using SQL Server only. Possibly the most ambitious of these new offerings is Infor ''s recently unveiled Infor Open SOA blueprint, which will be based on an event-driven architecture (EDA). With EDA, users Read More

Mid-market ERP Vendors Leveraging (and Occasionally Outdoing) Microsoft’s “Plumbing” - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series analyzed Epicor and SYSPRO, the two renowned enterprise resource planning (ERP) mid-market incumbents that heavily harness Microsoft’s platform tools. To that end, the business productivity tools that were illustrated in my recent blog post on what 2010 might have meant to Microsoft’s business solutions (which reflected on the highly publicized mid

epicor 6.1  to note that neither Epicor nor SYSPRO are using Visio for modeling business processes or  business process analysis (BPA) . For its part, the  SYSPRO 6.1 release features SYSPRO Enterprise Analysis Modeling, Monitoring, and Management (SEAM3) , which combines SYSPRO Workflow Services , SYSPRO Process Modeling (SPM ), and SYSPRO Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) . To that end, SYSPRO partners with a lesser-known Australian vendor called Sparx Systems to embed its Enterprise Architect product, Read More

Epicor Retail: Behind the Counter


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epicor 6.1  in New York City. Epicor , while showcasing the full suite of Epicor Retail software solutions, highlighted mobility features across its product suite in the following manner: Personalized service with Epicor Retail Customer Relationship Management (CRM) Clienteling Fast and accurate decision making with Business Intelligence (BI) Information Center Real-time inventory (merchandising) with Epicor Retail WebIM Merchandising Anywhere checkout ( point of sale [POS]) with Epicor Retail Mobile Store Another Read More

Cladtek Selects Epicor ERP Globally


Cladtek, a Singapore-based manufacturer of corrosion resistant alloy (CRA) clad and lined pipe for the oil and gas industry, has selected Epicor's flagship enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, Epicor ERP 10.

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Two Epicor Retail SaaS Solution Wins


Vestis Retail Group, which operates Bob's Stores, Eastern Mountain Sports, and Sport Chalet (acquired most recently in August 2014), recently selected several Epicor Retail software as a service (SaaS) solutions for its expanding retail sporting goods apparel and equipment business. Epicor Retail has long had a broad portfolio of solutions for specialty retailers, but with the recent acquisitions of ShopVisible and QuantiSense, Epicor Retail is now able to address most aspects of customer engagement, enterprise merchandising management, and big data analytics, and offer a single view of products, customers, and transactions, in real-time and from any point of interaction, in today's omni-channel retail fashion.

epicor 6.1  Epicor Retail SaaS Solution Wins Vestis Retail Group, which operates Bob''s Stores, Eastern Mountain Sports (EMS), and Sport Chalet (acquired most recently in August 2014), recently selected several Epicor Retail software as a service (SaaS) solutions for its expanding retail sporting goods apparel and equipment business. The combination of Sport Chalet with Vestis'' East Coast-based retailers Bob''s and EMS creates one of the country''s largest outdoor retail groups, with more than 150 outdoor-focused Read More

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epicor 6.1  global mid-market incumbent vendor Epicor Software Corporation (NASDAQ: EPIC), has been benefiting. Epicor, which conducts business in over 140 countries and 32 languages, has had a healthy financial performance (see Figure 1 & 2) aided through acquisitions which began with Clarus at the end of 2002. It was followed by ROI Systems and TDC Solutions mid-2003, and Scala in 2004 (for more information, see Epicor Picks Clarus'' Bargain At The Software Flea Market and Epicor Conducts Its Own ROI Acquisition Read More

Expanded Metal Selects Epicor ERP


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Epicor To Try The Divestiture Tack, Too


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Grupo Axo Selects Epicor Retail


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Epicor Gaining MES Momentum


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epicor 6.1  MES Momentum The recent Epicor Insights 2013 conference highlighted how the 2012 Solarsoft acquisition strengthens Epicor’s presence in the lumber and building materials, wholesale distribution, print and packaging, and automotive sectors. In addition, Solarsoft gives Epicor new presence in process manufacturing (i.e., food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, mills, metals, and chemicals), whereas Epicor has traditionally focused on discrete manufacturing. One byproduct of Solarsoft’s acquisition was Read More