Tagged with ERP

Seven Ways to Avoid ERP Implementation Failure

Seven Ways to Avoid ERP Implementation Failure

All too many companies invest in ERP systems, implement them, and do not achieve all the business benefits they looked for. Sometimes, the new business management solution never quite fits the way people and processes work, and occasionally, it is so flawed that companies start over. If you are anticipating an ERP implementation in 2014, it is only reasonable that the potential risks … Continue reading

4 Key Benefits of Using Microsoft Dynamics AX to Optimize and Maximize Resources throughout the Manufacturing Process

4 Key Benefits of Using Microsoft Dynamics AX to Optimize and Maximize Resources throughout the Manufacturing Process

In order to compete in today’s market, manufacturers need to be able to optimize and maximize the use of the resources they have available.  Older methods and tools to accomplish this won’t allow them to be competitive. To be successful, many manufacturers are investing in ERP solutions like Microsoft Dynamics AX and focus on improving … Continue reading

5 Key Ingredients to ERP Implementation Success

5 Key Ingredients to ERP Implementation Success

With any ERP implementation, there are many ingredients or components in the mix that can impact the success of the project.  We are interested in helping you with that recipe. To help us is  John Lischefska,  a guest blogger with the 5 Key Ingredients to ERP Implementation Success,  John is the featured blogger on the new … Continue reading

Advanced ERP Solutions Help Manufacturers Gain the Project Visibility Needed to Plan, Manage, and Control Projects from Start to Finish

Advanced ERP Solutions Help Manufacturers Gain the Project Visibility Needed to Plan, Manage, and Control Projects from Start to Finish

Complex project-based manufacturers have one common goal – delivering projects on time and under budget. To do this successfully, they need the ability to continually monitor each project throughout its lifecycle while keeping tabs on cash flow, profitability, and even what happens beyond delivery to the customer. Unfortunately, this is not always easily accomplished, especially … Continue reading

Go Configure It

According to Gil Garcia, selecting the right configurator for your IEM business can be as challenging as your ERP selection itself. In selecting your ERP system, the search for your configurator should include the same criteria: industry fit, manufacturing model fit, end-customer focus (B2B vs. B2C), ease of use, partner experience in your industry and finally, … Continue reading