Top SaaS ERP Concerns—And Why You Shouldn’t Be Worried

Addressing the Top SaaS ERP Concerns What Is SaaS? Software as a Service (SaaS) is simply the technical term for software, or applications, hosted in the Cloud. Instead of you paying a one-time fee to buy a piece of software to run on your own systems, that software is offered…

10 Ways Cloud Technology is Disrupting Manufacturing Businesses

10 Ways Cloud Technology is Disrupting Manufacturing Cloud technology for manufacturers is evolving at a rapid pace. The availability of powerful new ERP’s, the IoT, and other new cloud-based software is changing the dynamics behind many of the principles that have served as a foundation for manufacturing for years. And, while change…

Manufacturing In The Cloud: Key Benefits

Manufacturing In The Cloud As a manufacturing business, you are constantly focused on staying competitive; improving accuracy and streamlining your manufacturing processes to keep both customers and stakeholders happy. By basing your manufacturing in the cloud through online software systems like Plex or Epicor, your company can achieve these goals faster…

2016 ERP Trend: Hybrid Cloud ERP

2016 ERP Trend: Hybrid Cloud ERP While cloud-based ERP systems have certainly taken off the in the past couple of years, there are still (legitimate) concerns for many businesses when it comes to transferring their ERP over to the hands of the web and an outside vendor. Whether those concerns…

Food and Beverage ERP in the Cloud: White Paper

Food and Beverage ERP in the Cloud: New Solutions for New Challenges Download the Free White Paper Here We’ll Email It to You! Recent changes in food quality and contamination prevention mandates, including the Food Safety Modernization Act of 2011, have changed the face of food manufacturing, supply chain, packaging, and…

The IoT Enterprise: The Future of Technology

The Onset of the IoT Enterprise Although it seems that the rise of the hype around the ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) has been relatively recent, it has also been meteoric. Suddenly every marketing blast for the latest products proclaims some kind of connectivity and IoT capability—from a gas meter that allows…

Choosing the Perfect Cloud Provider for CRM or ERP

Choosing the Perfect Cloud Provider for CRM or ERP After weighing up all of the different hosting options for your enterprise software, you’ve decided to go for a cloud-based CRM or ERP for it’s scalability, ease of implementation and lower total cost of ownership. Decision done—now just to move on…

Comparison of Cloud Based ERP vs. On-Premises ERP Systems

world wide ERP SystemsYou want complete choice and flexibility when selecting the best ERP for your business. There are benefits and draw backs of  cloud-based ERP systems and traditional on-site ERP systems.  Cloud ERP Systems can have low upfront costs, lower operating costs, rapid implementation and scalability.  Cloud based models also offer improved system availability and disaster recovery. However, subscription expenses will be an added cost over time and security risks and confidentiality concerns have been reported. Also, cloud based systems may be more challenging to customize and integrate with existing IT infrastructure your company already has.