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The Essential Supply Chain
Supply Chain Management (SCM) once viewed as a way to obtain a competitive advantage, is now perceived as a logical and necessary extension of Enterprise

forecast mapics  begins with a demand forecast can be used to generate product requirements for the manufacturing facilities, which can then be checked against available material and capacity. However, plans created by sequential techniques are rarely optimal on the first attempt. It becomes necessary to refresh the system with updated constraint information and start the process anew. Because businesses change around the clock, sequential planning can never produce a truly optimal plan for a useful period of time. Read More
Discrete Manufacturing (ERP)
The simplified definition of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is a set of applications that automate finance and human resources departments and help manufacturers handle jobs such as or...
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The Seven Keys to World-class Manufacturing
What does it mean to be a world-class competitor? It means being successful in your market against any competition@regardless of size or country of origin. It

forecast mapics  deliveries according to a forecast that is shared with the supplier and updated frequently. The same is true on the customer side. Instead of focusing on securing large, one-time, single orders that clog up the supply chain, companies must focus on creating long-term contracts with customers and sharing forecast information with customers to reduce lead times. The same issues concerning large lot sizes also apply to internally produced parts and products. Large lots, driven by a focus on lowest unit Read More
ERP Plus and Beyond
ERP Plus provides tools that metal fabricators need to streamline their quoting, order entry, inventory control, production, labor collection, shipping, and

forecast mapics  returns, competitive analysis, sales forecast performance, item analysis, and cost variance reporting. Last but not least, eConfigure a Web-based sales configuration solution is also a key module in ERP Plus. Product Strategy Because rewriting ERP Plus' current client/server architecture, so it becomes .NET-compliant will do little to serve Verticent's market, and will be a huge expense for the vendor, the solution will remain on its current traditional client/server architecture. On the other hand, the Read More
Is Your Enterprise Application on a Road to Nowhere?
Consolidation is a well-documented trend and is to be expected in the market for enterprise applications. This article outlines the evolution of the enterprise

forecast mapics  contain the quarterly budget forecast, or it might relate to the marketing plan. It would be nice to be able to import that information seamlessly back into the enterprise application. In fact, wouldn't it be better if the enterprise application also kept track of the spreadsheet so you wouldn't need to worry about where the latest revision is or who may have access to it? To get the most value from the loosely coupled communications outside the enterprise application, you need to keep more information Read More
Is MAPICS Getting the Magic of PLM? Part Three: Challenges and User Recommendations
MAPICS hereby joins the raft of enterprise resource planning (ERP) vendors that are making their way into the product lifecycle management (PLM) market by

forecast mapics  MAPICS Getting the Magic of PLM? Part Three: Challenges and User Recommendations How Magik! Fits with MAPICS For over two years or so, MAPICS , Inc . (NASDAQ: MAPX), possibly the largest global solution provider of extended enterprise applications for discrete manufacturers after acquiring its former competitor Frontstep (see MAPICS to Leap Forward in a Frontstep Way ), has shown both signs of significant changes and a persist number of historically recognizable and invariant tenets of operation. During Read More
Has the Mid-market Found Vanguard BI Solutions?
Enterprise performance management (EPM) and business intelligence (BI) supplier, Vanguard Solutions Group's business strategy focuses on selling with and

forecast mapics  alignment with business planning, forecasting, and modeling capabilities. It would be an umbrella term that describes the methodologies, metrics, processes, and systems used to monitor and manage the business performance of an enterprise, whereby applications that enable CPM translate strategically focused information to operational plans and send aggregated results. CPM applications allow to share information across and even beyond the borders of the enterprise, to all employees, business partners, Read More
MAPICS Moving On Pragmatically Part 4: Competition and User Recommendations
Production management remains MAPICS’ strongest spot, and, therefore, it has often been implemented only in manufacturing divisions of large global

forecast mapics  Moving On Pragmatically Part 4: Competition and User Recommendations Competition For the last several months, MAPICS, Inc . (NASDAQ: MAPX), a global provider of extended ERP applications for world-class mid-sized manufacturers, has embarked on a painstaking process of producing a strategy going forward that would pragmatically blend the company's traditional values and success factors with new approaches to stay in tune with market trends. If Microsoft Business Solutions ( MBS ), with its huge Read More
Identifying the ROI of a Software Application for SCM Part 3: Performing the Data Analysis
By using software tools that help you forecast and work together with others inside your organization, and even with your customers, the forecasts may become

forecast mapics  look for an exact forecast of return on investment (ROI) from the purchase of a supply chain management application. At least four very real challenges make such perfect information elusive. Commonly, executives meet these challenges with responses that are not carefully considered. The challenges and the corresponding reactionary refrains are as follows: Limited time exists to perform analysis - We need to know now! Business analysis skills are lacking - We are looking for the vendor to tell us! The Read More
Achieve a Complete Business Picture with a BI Dashboard
With the right business intelligence (BI) solution, any enterprise can improve performance, decrease time to market, analyze and forecast data, and achieve

forecast mapics  to market, analyze and forecast data, and achieve competitive advantage. However, it is important to consider whether your BI provides timely, clear data and integrates data from every possible source within the organization. The enterprise must carefully consider its specific requirements and choose a solution that provides the right information to the right user at the right time. Download this report to learn more. Read More
Analyzing MAPICS' Further Steps After Frontstep Part Four: Market Impact Continued
While competitive costs (low and flexible software license pricing and implementation costs) and outstanding global service (proven fast implementations and

forecast mapics  MAPICS' Further Steps After Frontstep Part Four: Market Impact Continued Event Summary For the last several months MAPICS has shown both the signs of significant changes and the persistence of a number of its historically recognizable invariant tenets of operation. Following the acquisition of its former competitor, Frontstep , (see MAPICS To Leap Forward In A Frontstep Way ), MAPICS, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAPX) became possibly the largest global provider of extended enterprise applications for solving Read More
How to Improve the Accuracy of Your Forecasts
Increased competition, lower margins, and more customer demands mean that distributors have to provide better product availability and more services with fewer

forecast mapics  Improve Demand Planning , Forecast Plan Cuts Costs , Forecasting Software , Predict Customer Demand , Calculating Demand Forecast , Realized Demand Quantity , Demand Forecasting Activity , Demand Forecasting Methods , Demand Forecasting Models , Toolkit Demand Forecasting , Methods to Forecast Demand , Planning Forecasting , Demand Forecasting Data , Demand Forecast Accuracy , Demand Forecasting Data Cleansing , Demand Forecast Prediction , Determine Demand Forecast , Forecasting Needs , Retail Demand Read More
How Best-in-class Plan, Budget, and Forecast in Today’s Dynamic World
Prospects for the global economy remain precarious. But effective financial planning, budgeting, and forecasting can enable successful decision making even in

forecast mapics  Best-in-class Plan, Budget, and Forecast in Today’s Dynamic World Prospects for the global economy remain precarious. But effective financial planning, budgeting, and forecasting can enable successful decision making even in periods of unprecedented change. Dynamic financial planning enabled through five key elements—process, organization, knowledge management, technology, and performance management—give business leaders the tools to take action and emerge even stronger. Find out how. Read More
MAPICS Unifies The Brand And Interacts For CRM Solutions
While the existing loyal client base and affiliate channel remains MAPICS’ trump card in these difficult times, the recent partnership initiatives bundled with

forecast mapics  Unifies The Brand And Interacts For CRM Solutions Event Summary On August 27, MAPICS, Inc . (NASDAQ: MAPX), a global provider of extended ERP applications for mid-sized manufacturers, and Interact Commerce Corporation , a division of the Sage Group Plc . and the provider of SalesLogix, possibly the leading small business and mid-market CRM product, and ACT! , one of the best-selling contact manager products, announced a partnership that will expand the CRM capabilities offered through MAPICS ERP for Read More
Analyzing MAPICS' Further Steps After Frontstep Part Five: Challenges and User Recommendations
MAPICS remains a stable company, with a strong financial position, depth of manufacturing knowledge, a strong customer service record, and a developed affiliate

forecast mapics  MAPICS' Further Steps After Frontstep Part Five: Challenges and User Recommendations Event Summary For the last several months MAPICS has shown both the signs of significant changes and the persistence of a number of its historically recognizable invariant tenets of operation. Following the acquisition of its former competitor, Frontstep , (see MAPICS To Leap Forward In A Frontstep Way ), MAPICS, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAPX) became possibly the largest global provider of extended enterprise applications Read More
FDM4 ERP
FDM4 is an end-to-end enterprise solution to support businesses of all sizes. The enterprise resource planning (ERP) software allows for forecast

forecast mapics  (ERP) software allows for forecast replenishment, purchasing, order entry, customizable pre-packs, customer-specific packing rules, dynamic line sheets, and a product load tool that allows users to load new items into the ERP from a spreadsheet. The FDM4 suite also offers import management, intelligent allocations, customer relationship management (CRM), order processing, business-to-business (B2B) and business-to-consumer (B2C) e-commerce, freight calculation, integrated electronic data interchange Read More

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