IoT and Food Manufacturing: The Power Couple

4 Reasons IoT and Food Manufacturing is A Powerful Duo Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, you’ll know that food safety has become quite the hot-button topic in mainstream news recently. Mexican natural fast-food behemoth Chipotle, recently infamous in the news as the source of multiple and unrelated norovirus…

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…

How IoT and ERP Can Invigorate Your Business Growth

How IoT and ERP Can Invigorate Your Business Growth IoT is already gaining traction in the consumer world as smart, predictive way to make day-to-day life easier; from home security systems that can send alerts to smartphones to fitness trackers that can keep your New Years resolutions on track. Now,…

Is Your 2016 ERP Strategy in Place?

Is Your 2016 ERP Strategy in Place?  Although the new year isn’t the greatest of times for the go-live of a completely new enterprise system, that doesn’t mean that you can’t use the opportunity of a new beginning to refocus on your enterprise software and your ERP strategy. Although it’s…

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…

How Pier 1 Uses Predictive Analytics To Drive Growth

How Pier 1 Uses Predictive Analytics To Drive Growth If you’re still on the fence about investing in business intelligence software this year, consider what it’s done for the savvy home goods company, Pier 1 Imports. The company sought out Microsoft’s Azure HDInsight tool to analyze the strengths and weakness…

We Don’t Have Flying Cars & It’s Affecting Your Business Growth

We Don’t Have Flying Cars & It’s Affecting Your Business Growth Over the last 50 years, just about every sci-fi movie in existance has included the futuristic innovation of a flying automobile. Why? The thought of this kind of innovation was — and still is — the embodiment of innovative travel;…

Digital Supply Chain Technology Trends

  Digital Supply Chain Technology Trends Earlier this year we honed in some of the biggest challenges facing midsize food supply chain technology this year; such as regulatory compliance and TQM retooling. We aimed to identify how strategic innovations in ERP and CRM systems could potentially safeguard these entities from running…

Future IoT Technology Trends

Future IoT Technology Trends We posted a popular article about the IoT and enterprise software yesterday that ended up being shared across social media. As a top enterprise software company focusing on integration, we find IoT technology fascinating. We thought it might be helpful to share further information about this…

A Future IoT Enterprise

A Future IoT Enterprise The internet of things (IoT) has become an symbol of future business opportunities. Proponents of the integrated series of objects, devices, and machines point to the infinite amount of opportunities available to businesses embrace this innovation. But what role will the IoT play with your entire enterprise software system?…