SAP Ships HANA Edition Of Its BW Data Warehouse Software

SAP is shipping this week BW/4HANA, the next generation of its Business Warehouse software that is specifically designed to run […]

Traditional ERP Companies Getting Into Real Time Analytics

Traditional ERP companies are beginning to offer real-time analytics, with an intent to help companies leverage data even on mobile […]

The Darwinian Approach to Business Survival

At its core, business mirrors evolution—it is survival of the fittest. In an economy that is uncertain and unpredictable, it […]

Manufacturing Cloud ERP Enables One View – Including Mobile Users

Many manufacturers still grapple with the disconnected nature of the systems that run their business. To quickly respond to customer […]

Investors resist Larry Ellison’s $9.3bn NetSuite deal

Influential investors are opposing NetSuite ’s $9.3bn acquisition by Oracle for selling their firm short. The cloud pioneer’s single largest […]

Fans Are the Winners as FC Bayern Goes Digital

August 2016 was a momentous month for FC Bayern Munich. Not only did the club start out on a new […]

What to do? A little ERP? A little IOT? A little big data?

I recently questioned if IT (as a body) really knows how to identify what investments really drive productivity.  I explored this […]

Getting Started with BI on ERP: an MS Dynamics Example

For any business intelligence solution to be effective, it needs to have demonstrable value for business users and to actually […]

Why There’s Never a Good Time to Start Your ERP Implementation

“Employees have a lot on their plates right now.” “Some of the executives are taking vacations this summer.” “We don’t […]