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ALSO CALLED: Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, E R P
DEFINITION: ERP (enterprise resource planning) is an industry term for the broad set of activities that helps a business manage the important parts of its business. The information made available through an ERP system provides visibility for key performance indicators (KPIs) required for meeting corporate objectives. ERP software applications can be used to manage product planning, parts purchasing, inventories,  … 
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How Supply Chain Convergence and Cloud Impact Global Trade Management Usage
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: Find out how 170 global trade practitioners feel about their global trade management strategies, technology usage, investment plans and their attitudes toward cloud-based solutions and supply chain convergence.
Posted: 26 Nov 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Best Practices:ERP and Enterprise Performance Management
sponsored by Host Analytics, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Find out why EPM is the clear leader to help organizations consolidate, close and make financial information available to limited parts of the business.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Published: 25 Nov 2014

Host Analytics, Inc

Is an ERP Cloud Solution on your Horizon? 5 Signs You Are Ready to Make the Move
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Find out why it's so important for midsize companies to upgrade their financial management system, and why they should consider a cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution.
Posted: 13 Nov 2014 | Published: 13 Nov 2014

Oracle Corporation

Analyst Study: Application Performance Management Is Critical To Business Success
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource contains information from Forrester Consulting that captures insight into the benefits and challenges with today's IT monitoring solutions.
Posted: 07 Nov 2014 | Published: 07 Nov 2014

IBM

The 4 Blind Spots of ERP
sponsored by Zuora, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Find out how a subscription business model can help you handle the complexities that ERP systems were simply not build to sustain.
Posted: 30 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Oct 2014

Zuora, Inc

What is Relationship Business Management?
sponsored by Zuora, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Find out the best way to move from ERP and CRM to your subscription model.
Posted: 30 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Oct 2014

Zuora, Inc

True Business Agility Starts with the Tools You Use
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Find out how business agility can help you avoid unexpected disruptions, as well as how the use of enterprise resource planning (ERP) can give you the immediate and accurate information about the current state of a business which you need to avoid missteps.
Posted: 27 Oct 2014 | Published: 27 Oct 2014

IFS

Why Business Agility Matters, Right Now
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Find out just how important business agility is to your organization's success, as well as systems such as ERP and the supply chain.
Posted: 23 Oct 2014 | Published: 23 Oct 2014

IFS

Case Study - NVIDIA Enables True SAP Security
sponsored by Onapsis
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how NVIDIA, a well-known GPU and SOC technology provider, was able to gain the capabilities needed to effectively manage threats to its SAP systems, perform pre and post audit scans of its whole application environment, and conduct basic scans on a regular basis with continuous monitoring and detection of vulnerabilities.
Posted: 22 Oct 2014 | Published: 22 Oct 2014


Configure or Customize?
sponsored by Workday
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, we examine the high cost of making and supporting customizations to client/server-based applications as well as the differences between configuration and customization.
Posted: 09 Oct 2014 | Published: 11 Sep 2012

Workday

Business-Driven Configurability - Configuring Workday to Meet Your Organization’s Unique Needs
sponsored by Workday
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights some of the most common areas of configuration from both an initial setup and post go-live perspectives, specifically looking at business process configuration, custom ad hoc reporting, and more.
Posted: 03 Oct 2014 | Published: 05 Sep 2012

Workday

The Time to Optimize ERP is Now
sponsored by Automic
WHITE PAPER: Find out what new ways to meet demand CIOs and application and operations teams are considering in order to facilitate growth, agility and maintain compliance during a time of the Internet of Things.
Posted: 25 Sep 2014 | Published: 25 Sep 2014

Automic

The Outside-in Approach to Order Fulfillment: Providing a Seamless Customer Experience eBook
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: ERP management is being faced with a new challenge: customers expect to be able to dictate the fulfillment channel via vendor warehouse, store, or direct to home - and order fulfillment solutions need to accomodate this.
Posted: 16 Sep 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

IBM

The Science of Selling: Leveraging Analytics and Big Data to Win More Deals
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This Harvard Business Review report addresses findings from Jim Dickie, Managing Partner with CSO Insights, on how analytics can support a science-based sales culture and generate insights that dramatically improve performance.
Posted: 08 Sep 2014 | Published: 20 May 2014

Oracle Corporation

Oracle e-business suite financial close processes
sponsored by Automic
WHITE PAPER: If you're scrambling to meet financial reporting deadlines or stay compliant, automation can help. Dive into this white paper that explores the key capabilities that can help your organization automate the financial close period.
Posted: 08 Sep 2014 | Published: 08 Sep 2014

Automic

Leverage ERP for Sales and Operations Planning
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Learn about S&OP and how your organization should leverage it to track the efforts of sales and operations over time.
Posted: 12 Aug 2014 | Published: 12 Aug 2014

IFS

Why and How to Achieve Global ERP
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Find out why many mid-market businesses are turning to global enterprise resource planning (ERP) to achieve a successful global business expansion.
Posted: 12 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

IFS

Selecting ERP for Your EPCI Contracting Business
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover the demands that an EPCI contractor places on an enterprise application, and gain insight into why ERP is so helpful for EPCI contractors, what to look for during the ERP selection process, and more.
Posted: 11 Aug 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2008

IFS

Selecting ERP for ETO Manufacturing
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: This white paper addresses 5 essential points to consider for ETO ERP success. Hint, here's one now: Make sure that whatever software you are looking at has functionality for project control and monitoring. Read on for 4 more.
Posted: 11 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

IFS

Selecting ERP for Enterprise Agility
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Find out what Service Orientated Architecture (SOA) really is and what it could do for your business
Posted: 08 Aug 2014 | Published: 08 Aug 2014

IFS

5 Power Gen ERP Lessons From the Manufacturing Industry
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the 5 power generation ERP lessons from the manufacturing industry.
Posted: 08 Aug 2014 | Published: 08 Aug 2014

IFS

Selecting ERP For Your Defense Manufacturing Business
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Find out how the unique characteristics of defense manufacturing operations affect their needs in the area of enterprise resource planning (ERP).
Posted: 07 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2010

IFS

Selecting ERP for Oil and Gas Industry Contractors and Vendors
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the market trends affecting vendors in the oil and gas industry, and how enterprise technology can help ensure success.
Posted: 07 Aug 2014 | Published: 07 Aug 2014

IFS

Avoiding Unpleasant ERP Surprises
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Prepare your organization for a successful ERP implementation and find out about the consequences of ERP gone wrong.
Posted: 06 Aug 2014 | Published: 06 Aug 2014

IFS

3 Tips for Integrating Field Service Management Software with ERP
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Dive deep into three questions to better prepare your business for a successful service management software and enterprise resource planning (ERP) integration.
Posted: 06 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

IFS
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ERP DEFINITION (continued): …  interacting with suppliers, providing customer service, and tracking orders. ERP can also include application modules for the finance and human resources aspects of a business. Typically, an ERP system uses or is integrated with a relational database system. The deployment of an ERP system can involve considerable business process analysis, employee retraining, and new work procedures.Rebecca Gill, vice president of Technology Group International says:"For almost twenty years we have had people ask for demonstration copies of our ERP software, so they may play with it at their leisure. For … 
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