Enterprise performance management (EPM) and business intelligence (BI) supplier, Vanguard Solutions Group's business strategy focuses on selling with and through enterprise resource planning (ERP) and other enterprise application vendors. Over the last few years, the strategy has proven to be successful; however, the ongoing industry consolidation continues to shrink the prospective partner list—is this an opportunity or a challenge to Vanguard and its partners?
Product Analytics—information on sales statistics, order bookings, and shipping information. Financial Analytics—graphing, analysis and reporting for general ledger (GL), accounts receivable (AR), and accounts payable (AP) information, which provides drilling between financial and supporting sales, purchasing, inventory, and manufacturing information. SCM Analytics—includes inventory, purchasing, and supplier analytics from inventory trends by planner, buyer, and item to supplier performance