Plex Systems has been a big change agent in the ERP space, being the first to pioneer multi-tenant cloud ERP software. Its recent acquisition of Kors Engineering could trigger better value for manufacturers and ignite a wave of additional M&A deal-making by competitors. Here's our assessment.
Making sense of SAP S/4HANA adoption - behind the numbers of ASUG's "Pulse of the SAP customer 2021" survey
S/4HANA adoption is at the core of SAP's 2021 agenda. But how does that fit in with RISE? Are we progressing on the business case? And what about cloud adoption? I discussed all that and more with ASUG CEO Geoff Scott, as we reviewed their fresh survey data.
Resolving issues proactively is an essential part of field service management. Sumair Dutta of ServiceMax takes a deep dive into creating a Customer Distress Index
Celonis is pitching a way of delivering exponential value. What is that telling us about our enterprise systems landscapes?
ERP needs to change - but getting there is another matter. ASUG CEO Geoff Scott shares seven keys to the future of ERP, gleaned from ASUG reports and events on S/4HANA and SAP ERP projects.
Events over the past year have put a lens on finance and the need for faster insights and guidance amid change. That means CFOs and finance leaders need a broader set of skills, writes Workday’s Steve Dunne
Bed, Bath & Beyond furnishes its $250 million omni-channel transformation with a Google and Oracle cloud mix
Bed, Bath & Beyond was already committed to Google and now it's added Oracle ERP to its cloud mix as a pivotal year gets underway for the retailer's omni-channel transformation plans.
Revenue leakage is death by a thousand cuts - Larry Goldberg of FinancialForce has three steps to stem the bleeding and save revenue
Google Cloud and SAP SuccessFactors alumnus Dmitri Krakovsky is on a mission to help Unit4 reinvent ERP
In the second of our Black History Month series, a candid conversation with Judith Michelle Williams on SAP's efforts to boost the African-American hiring pipeline.
Finance digital transformation enables greater agility, which allows companies to thrive even amid tough times. Workday's Steve Dunne shares steps to success
2020 was a good year for Unit4 but now all eyes are on what happens with ERPx, the company's take on modern core systems that act as a platform for building out sophisticated business systems
While lots of ERP vendors want you to implement a newer version of their product because it has a ‘modern platform’, the business problem(s) to solve may be more time and people focused. Businesses have to be ready to move away from monthly, aggregated data to more precise data, costs and insights. A simple package upgrade barely scratches the surface of the needed changes.