Using ERP Software for Process Manufacturing

Using ERP Software for Process Manufacturing Prioritizing systems built for the wrong type of manufacturing is one of the biggest mistakes we see manufacturing businesses making when selecting new ERP software. This statement might not make much sense initially—but let me explain. Manufacturers can either deal in discrete or process manufacturing, which…

SAP vs Plex ERP | ERP Comparison

SAP vs Plex ERP On our blog we spend a great deal of time and effort researching and evaluating today’s best enterprise software for modern businesses. We’ve previously completed a series of reviews that compared Epicor ERP to 6 different ERP systems, and have began doing the same with Plex ERP (and…

Your Small Business And ERP: Are They The Right Fit?

Your Small Business And ERP: Are They The Right Fit? ERP can certainly be a costly investment, and any decision to implement should naturally not be undertaken lightly. This rings especially true for the small and midsize business, who until recently have been shut out of the ERP market due…

Epicor Hosting Options: Which One Is Best?

Where Should You Host Your Epicor Instance? Download The E-Book HereWe’ll Email it To You! When it comes to the ERP implementation process, small and medium businesses (SMB) are often faced with a dilemma before they can even begin to start putting together a project team; where to locate their Epicor system. They can…

Master the Art Of ERP Production Scheduling

Master the Art Of ERP Production Scheduling Proper production scheduling lies at the heart of any manufacturer’s shop floor strategy. Knowing the amount of raw material and total resources necessary to produce your product in time for customer demands is the heart of your operations, and scheduling your production lines…

What Is The Best ERP For Manufacturing?

What Is The Best ERP For Manufacturing? There are manufacturing enterprises all over the planet, producing a huge variety of products for all types of clients. Each shop floor is uniquely different from the others, and there is no set way to source, make, ship or store a certain product….

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…

How To Plan and Budget For ERP Implementation Success

Plan and Budget For ERP Implementation Download The ERP Implementation E-Book Here We’ll Email it To You! Enterprise software proje It’s one of the most common questions we get from clients and others we talk with about ERP implement is, “How do we budget for ERP?”. The amount of complex…

Epicor 10 Cloud ERP Could Be What Your Business Needs

  Why Epicor 10 Cloud ERP Could Be What Your Business Needs As more and more of the technology and software industry have been turning to the cloud, the world of Enterprise Resource Planning has been slower to catch up. In fact, the majority of ERP instances for manufacturing companies…

Dynamics AX vs Plex ERP

Dynamics AX vs Plex ERP Last week, we completed a very popular piece that compared Plex with NetSuite. This week we’ll spend some time evaluating Microsoft Dynamics AX vs Plex ERP; as we’ve often seen organizations consider both systems for their organization. While this does not compare two cloud-only ERP’s…

Cloud ERP vs On-Prem | How to Decide?

Why A Cloud ERP May — Or May Not — Fit Your Business As a top ERP consulting firm, we speak to a wide variety of different businesses on a daily basis. If there’s one thing that we’ve learned , it’s that all organizations are different. Even businesses that operate in…

NetSuite vs Plex ERP

NetSuite vs Plex ERP | Cloud ERP Comparison NetSuite vs Plex is an inevitable comparison that many businesses are bound to make if they are in the process of considering a move to the cloud — or transitioning their cloud software. NetSuite has established themselves as the largest cloud ERP in the…

Running Epicor On Amazon Web Services

Running Epicor On Amazon Web Services Download The White Paper We’ll Email It To You! A question we often get is about running Epicor on Amazon web services. It has become a more and more popular choice of deployment for a lot of organizations. At Datix, this is actually how…

Investing In Cloud Software As A Service | What To Consider

Investing In Cloud Software As A Service A phrase we use a lot is, “the right tool for the right job”. When we work with businesses inside of our ERP and CRM consulting practice, we get a lot of questions about if they should be moving their software and data to a cloud…

B2B CRM and ERP Trends Expected In 2015

B2B CRM and ERP Trends Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Enterprise Resource Planning  (ERP) software is evolving faster than ever. Systems providers are creating new ways to meet the demands of new, prospective industries by leveraging additional services and capabilities further enhance popular out-of-the-box software. All of this is in the…