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…

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,…

Big Data and Food Safety: The New Power Couple

How Big Data and Food Safety Can Transform Your Business There’s no doubt about it, big data is one of the hottest trending topics in the technology world today. Still not sure what exactly ‘big data’ is? You’re not alone. The most commonly accepted definition, although the actual scale of…

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…

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…

How Will Enterprise Software Generate ROI Next Year?

How Will Enterprise Software Generate ROI Next Year? Enterprise software is a fixed part of just about every major modern business. As an enterprise software consulting firm, we spend a lot of time talking about subjects like; finding the right tool for the right job, how to properly implement software,…

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;…

Trends That Your CIO Is Noticing

Trends That Your CIO Is Noticing Given the inundation of data from the internet of everything, today’s CIO’s have a major problem on their hands. What data matters and what data can be used? One example of where this has become extremely topical is in selection, implementation, and improvement of enterprise…

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…

Mid Market Analytics and Machine Learning Trends

Mid Market Analytics and Machine Learning Trends Mid market firms looking toward the future are currently examining ways to improve efficiencies in 2016. Predictive analytics and machine learning are gaining traction as useful tools in optimizing processes and standardizing efficiency in the long term. Businesses in the future may rely on these applications to…

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?…