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Great Plains Unveils New E-Commerce Solution
eSell is targeted at businesses looking for a quick road to the Internet.

epicor great plains  such as Navision , Epicor , and Sage Software . A key benefit of eSell is the packaged integration to Great Plains ' other applications. As long as companies do not require that special data be passed from storefront to back office processes, the integrated solution can be implemented quickly with minimal involvement of user personnel. Great Plains has anticipated the need for implementation services by forging alliances with integration firms, most recently Tompkins Associates , LLC , and is working to

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Kewill And Microsoft Great Plains To Further Mutually Complement


While Microsoft Great Plains and Kewill will offer a potentially awesome combined offering worldwide, their competitors will bet on products that cover all the bases in a natively integrated fashion.

epicor great plains  providers (e.g., Syspro, Navision, Epicor, Pronto, Lilly, Scala, etc.). Manufacturing enterprises do not typically feel comfortable buying their manufacturing software from a traditional accounting software provider, whose parent's name has also been associated with the desktop and office management applications. Another Microsoft Great Plains' strategic focus remains global expansion, particularly in Europe and Asia/Pacific, where Kewill's presence should also help. The alliance has a great meaning for Read More

Microsoft And Great Plains - A Friendship That Turned Into A Marriage


Software giant Microsoft treated itself with a $1.1B Christmas present; it announced an agreement to acquire its long-term partner Great Plains Software, a business application provider for the low-end of the market. Will this move alienate Microsoft from a slew of other partners competing in the same space, even as the rumors of yet another antitrust legal action abound?

epicor great plains  Microsoft-centric (e.g., NavisionDamgaard , Epicor , Sage , Made2Manage , etc.)? These vendors will inevitably see Microsoft's move as predatory. While most of them will not likely make any radical move away from Microsoft, figuring they can continue to compete with Great Plains based on product superiority and other order winners, some may decide to explore other avenues (e.g., porting the product to Linux or IBM AS/400 and DB/2 platforms). In the long run, this could benefit IBM. Microsoft also signed Read More

Epicor Software Corp.: Completing Painstaking "e"Volution Part 2: Evaluating Epicor


Fiscal 2001 will prove to be very challenging for Epicor Software and we believe the next 18 months will be the company's make-or-break period. This part examines how successful Epicor has been in completing its evolution from a vendor of financial accounting software to a provider of holistic business performance solutions, including integrated front office, back office and e-business capabilities.

epicor great plains  of progress throughout the Epicor product suite, with major plans to deliver e-Commerce direct procurement and eCommerce Link for XML and EDI transactions soon. Executing these initiatives with its ever-thinning resources is a challenge. The blessing in disguise, however, is that its mid-market customers are traditionally not aggressive early adopters of new technologies. To that end, the strategy of some of its competitors like Great Plains and NavisionDamgaard , which have decided to deliver their Read More

Great Plains: Strong Channel and Microsoft focus for Dynamic(s) Growth


Great Plains has established very strong branding and penetration within the Small-to-Medium Enterprises (SME) segment of the ERP market, with a large and loyal customer base and a uniquely developed, extensive partner channel within the industry. A long presence on Microsoft's platforms ensures that R&D money has been spent on enhancing product functionality in accordance with the voice of customers and/or the market trends.

epicor great plains  faltering competitors, e.g. SSA, Epicor, Baan, and MAPICS. Conduct further ongoing cost scrutiny and identify opportunities for further cost reduction. The sales & marketing headcount, measured as a percentage of the total number of employees, is 26%, and is higher than the industry benchmark of 23%, while the sales revenue per S&MA employee of $428,000 is one of the lowest (See Fig. 4). These figures are unexpected for a company that sells through its strong affiliate channel, and MAPICS would be the Read More

In with Microsoft SQL Server 2014, Out with Progress OpenEdge for Epicor ERP 10


At the Epicor Insights 2014 user conference, Epicor announced its support for Microsoft SQL Server 2014 in its new Epicor ERP version 10 release. Epicor’s latest enterprise resource planning (ERP) version is fully optimized for SQL Server 2014’s data engine, analysis, and reporting services.

epicor great plains  with Progress OpenEdge for Epicor ERP 10 At the Epicor Insights 2014 user conference, Epicor announced its support for Microsoft SQL Server 2014 in its new Epicor ERP version 10 release. Epicor’s latest enterprise resource planning (ERP) version is fully optimized for SQL Server 2014’s data engine, analysis, and reporting services. Previously Epicor ERP versions had a dual SQL Server and Progress OpenEdge database strategy, which was burdensome to maintain.     According to Epicor, the aim of sole Read More

Great Plains on a Shopping Spree


On January 6, in an effort to expand its customer base and reseller partner channel Great Plains, a provider of financial management software for midsize businesses, announced it plans to acquire RealWorld Corp., a developer of accounting and business solutions. In a separate move, Great Plains also unveiled plans to acquire Fixed Asset Management LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Forestar Group to gain the rights to Forestar's Fixed Asset Management product, which allows a company to record, track, depreciate, and analyze its fixed assets.

epicor great plains  Plains on a Shopping Spree Event Summary On January 6, in an effort to expand its customer base and reseller partner channel Great Plains, a provider of financial management software for midsize businesses, announced it plans to acquire RealWorld Corp., a developer of accounting and business solutions. Through the acquisition, Great Plains expects to add over 20,000 mid-market customers and expand its channel capacity through RealWorld's partner network. Great Plains will gain over 65 team members loc Read More

Grupo Axo Selects Epicor Retail


Epicor announced that Grupo Axo, the business partner of internationally renowned retail brands within Mexico (such as Brooks Brothers, Brunello Cucinelli, Chaps, Coach, Crate and Barrel, Emporio Armani, Etro, Express, Guess, etc.), has selected the full Epicor Retail suite to help support its expanding retail operations

epicor great plains  Axo Selects Epicor Retail Just in time for the National Retail Federation (NRF) annual conference, Epicor announced that Grupo Axo , the business partner of internationally renowned retail brands within Mexico (such as Brooks Brothers, Brunello Cucinelli, Chaps, Coach, Crate and Barrel, Emporio Armani, Etro, Express, Guess, etc.), has selected the full Epicor Retail suite to help support its expanding retail operations . The retailer has 116 store locations, more than 1,500 outlets in major Read More

Epicor Gaining 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

epicor great plains  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

Great Plains Supply Chain Series To Be Powered By Logility


Great Plains Software will supplement its ERP suite by incorporating Logility Voyager applications in an OEM deal.

epicor great plains  Plains Supply Chain Series To Be Powered By Logility Great Plains Supply Chain Series To Be Powered By Logility S. McVey - July 31, 2000 Event Summary Logility recently announced an OEM agreement with ERP vendor Great Plains Software in which some of its products will be branded and sold as Great Plains' Supply Chain Series. The first modules to be offered are Logility's warehouse management system, WarehousePRO and its logistics execution application, Transportation Management. Great Plains plans to Read More

Water World Group Selects Epicor ERP


A day after a major win in India, Epicor announced that the Water World Group of Companies has selected to implement the flagship Epicor enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution in its offices in Egypt and the USA. Water World is Egypt's leading water treatment company that specializes in water treatment systems, including technology used to purify and filter potable water.

epicor great plains  World Group Selects Epicor ERP A day after a  major win in India , Epicor announced that the Water World Group of Companies has selected to  implement the flagship Epicor enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution  in its offices in Egypt and the USA. Water World is Egypt's leading water treatment company that specializes in water treatment systems, including technology used to purify and filter potable water. Taking advantage of Epicor’s solution's scalability, accessibility, and flexibility, Read More

Exploring Epicor Productivity Pyramid - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series introduced Epicor Software Corporation’s set of tools called the Epicor Productivity Pyramid. The Pyramid enables one of Epicor’s main business strategies: to extend the value of several of its mature enterprise resource planning (ERP) applications by making enterprise data readily and easily available to all stakeholders. My blog post then zoomed on to the Epicor

epicor great plains  Epicor Productivity Pyramid - Part 2 Part 1 of this blog series  introduced Epicor Software Corporation ’s  set of tools called the Epicor Productivity Pyramid . The Pyramid enables one of Epicor’s main business strategies: to extend the value of several of its mature  enterprise resource planning (ERP)  applications by making enterprise data readily and easily available to all stakeholders. My blog post then zoomed on to the Epicor Portal solution, a cross-platform querying tool that Read More

Epicor To Give All Its Applications More Than A Pretty Facelift


In August, Epicor announced a revised portal strategy to provide rich portal content through a more secure and standardized portal platform. By leveraging Microsoft .NET across all product families, Epicor Portal will reportedly deliver data exploration, collaboration, and on-line management features.

epicor great plains  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

Eclipse (by Epicor)


Eclipse, a real-time software solution, fully automates all facets of a hard goods distributor’s single- or multi-branch operation. Eclipse lets users automate their counter, showroom and inside sales, inventory management and forecasting, purchasing, accounting, warehousing, order fulfillment, transportation, credit, pricing, and branch management functions. Eclipse’s software architecture, built on a relational database, runs on Windows NT, Linux, and Unix platforms. Eclipse includes the following tools and technologies: real-time, time-lined accounting; transaction-based architecture; task automation; search engine; end-to-end module integration; platform interoperability; flexible data management; and security and high availability.  

epicor great plains  (by Epicor) Eclipse, a real-time software solution, fully automates all facets of a hard goods distributor’s single- or multi-branch operation. Eclipse lets users automate their counter, showroom and inside sales, inventory management and forecasting, purchasing, accounting, warehousing, order fulfillment, transportation, credit, pricing, and branch management functions.Eclipse’s software architecture, built on a relational database, runs on Windows NT, Linux, and Unix platforms. Eclipse Read More

Great Plains Taps The Web To Deliver Product Support


Great Plains has expanded eSupport, its web-based technical support service. The new service promises to provide customers and partners with higher levels of service while increasing Great Plains’ operational efficiency. Here’s how Great Plains uses the web to augment its technical support services.

epicor great plains  Plains Taps The Web To Deliver Product Support Great Plains Taps The Web To Deliver Product Support L. Talarico - December 5, 2000 Event Summary Great Plains Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: GPSI) delivers ERP and CRM applications to the mid-market. The company recently announced the expansion of eSupport, a web-based technical support service that complements its traditional telephone support. Great Plains develops ERP and CRM applications aimed at the mid-market. (Explore the Business Applications Research C Read More