Transforming Your Business In The ERP Implementation Process

The ERP Implementation Process; A Tool For Bottom-Up Improvement If you’re just getting started on the long road of the ERP implementation process and have sifted through several options for your platform provider, you’ve probably heard it all from the software sales people. How ERP software can make your organization’s…

Selecting A CRM Or ERP Software Super User

Selecting A CRM Or ERP Software Super User It’s no secret—especially if you’ve been following the blog—that a software super user is crucial when it comes to any kind of ERP or CRM implementation or integration project. However, with all the emphasis placed on the role, are you sure you…

ERP and CRM Integration Best Practices

ERP and CRM Integration Best Practices Integrating your ERP and CRM enterprise software systems may not seem like an essential item on your business’ to-do list, but the fact of the matter is that in today’s ever more competitive world of business technology, software integration is now a non-negotiable. By…

The 7 Key ERP Project Phases

The 7 Key ERP Project Phases These days, ERP projects are notorious for being long, drawn-out and budget bloated. And with some of the very well publicized failure stories that we detailed in our last blog post, it’s not too surprising that enterprise resource planning software has taken on this…

Salesforce and MS Dynamics: Take Our CRM Selection Test

Choosing Between Salesforce and MS Dynamics One of our most popular posts of all time pitted Salesforce and MS Dynamics against each other in a CRM software showdown. Over our years of work as a software consultancy business, we have found that a lot of organizations end up evaluating these two CRM…

Convince The C-Suite: 5 Reasons For CRM ERP Integration

Convince Your C-Suite: 5 Reasons For CRM ERP Integration So you’ve gone through the long slog of implementing both CRM and ERP systems in your business, and come out alive on the other side. However, you’re not quite seeing the ROI you expected and data is getting lost and corrupted…

Improve CRM Software Strategy With These 5 Key Tips

5 Unmissable Tips for Stellar CRM Software Strategy As the new year approaches, your team might be looking to take 2016 as an opportunity to overhaul your customer relationship management strategy, or to implement a whole new CRM system altogether (hopefully just not on New Years Day). With the advent…

How to Clean CRM Data Before a Software Integration

How to Clean CRM Data Before a Software Integration One of our favorite topics on the Datix blog continues to be the power of enterprise software integration. The power gained from a total view and insight into your shop floor and inventory right through to your customer and target markets…

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…

3 Discrete Manufacturing ERP Requirements To Look For

Discrete Manufacturing ERP Requirements To Look For Download the ERP Selection E-Book HereWe’ll Email it to You! So, you’re looking to implement a new enterprise system on your shop floor. You go to Google, you go to colleagues and wander around vendor websites for what seems like an eternity. 500…

Unexpected Benefits of ERP Implementation

  Benefits of ERP Implementation When most businesses look to begin implementing an ERP software system, they usually only have the big-picture benefits in mind—including increased productivity, maximized efficiency and greater data management. But what you might not know is that a properly planned and smoothly executed ERP software implementation…

ERP and Lean Manufacturing: A Perfect Pair

ERP and Lean Manufacturing: A Surprisingly Perfect Pair Lean principles have been one of the most buzzed-about and sought after goals in manufacturing businesses for a while now. Although the concept of ‘lean’ originated in the automobile industry at Toyota, the benefits that come along with being a lean manufacturer…

Epicor Insights 2016: Are You Attending?

  Epicor Insights 2016: Get The Lowdown RSVP For Epicor Insights 2016!We’ll Be In Touch! As Epicor Insights 2016 approaches, we are getting more and more excited about all of the invaluable information that will be available to solution providers, clients, and all Epicor end-users at the event, being held…

The Five Questions You Need to Ask Your Epicor Consultant

The Questions You Need to Ask Every Epicor Consultant So, you’ve finally selected the ERP software you’re going to implement, where to host it, and convinced everyone else of the long list of benefits that that system will provide your company. It’s all smooth sailing after that, right? Probably not….

Mastering The Art of ERP Demand Planning

Mastering The Art of ERP Demand Planning If you are a manufacturer, no matter the size, location or product, accurate and thorough demand planning should be one of the first objectives you strive to achieve within your organization. Knowing just how much product you need (and where that product needs…