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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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A Toolkit for Project Time Estimation
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Resource management is always an issue in any project. In this paper, explore standard approaches to time estimation, the dangers of multi-tasking, and estimation alternatives, which consider work habits and productivity norms.
Posted: 17 Jan 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Global Knowledge

Why Companies Must Embrace Digital Transformation Now
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Using the Aerospace and Defense (A&D) sector as an example, analysts from LNS Research have compiled information on getting started on digital initiatives. Uncover a framework for approaching digital transformation.
Posted: 16 Jan 2017 | Published: 16 Jan 2017

TOPICS:  ERP | ERP Software
Infor

How to Fix your Maintenance Program
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Predictive practices offer a more strategic asset management system. Learn why assessing the maturity of your assets can lead to a more comprehensive, enterprise-wide maintenance program, with 5 steps to help you get started.
Posted: 14 Jan 2017 | Published: 14 Jan 2017

Infor

Seven Steps for Building a Digital Strategy for your Manufacturing Enterprise
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Just 15% of manufacturers already have a digital strategy in place, but they're the ones yielding innovative and customer-centric benefits. Learn seven steps to getting started on yours.
Posted: 14 Jan 2017 | Published: 14 Jan 2017

TOPICS:  ERP | ERP Software
Infor

Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) vs. Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS)
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This white paper makes the business case for taking a global approach to asset management with EAM tools. Learn how to maximize value through the asset lifecycle while lowering TCO.
Posted: 14 Jan 2017 | Published: 14 Jan 2017

Infor

Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Financials Partner FAQ
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Access this guide to frequently asked questions to learn about Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Financials Partner. Discover the new approach this software takes to business applications and how it combines ERP and CRM into a single cloud service.
Posted: 13 Jan 2017 | Published: 01 Nov 2016

Microsoft

10 Ways to Use ERP and Best-of-Breed Spend Management
sponsored by Coupa
WHITE PAPER: Many companies find themselves in the debate between ERP and best-of-breed cloud app suites, not recognizing that – if given the right strategy – the two can work together. Uncover 10 of these strategies that help revitalize ERP, including surround ERP at a master data level, don't equate a single vendor with a single app suite, and 8 more.
Posted: 12 Jan 2017 | Published: 12 Jan 2017

Coupa

Turbocharge your Oracle ERP with the Ultimate Superpower
sponsored by Coupa
WHITE PAPER: ERP is the financial backbone that holds your organization together, but what if you could make it stronger? Access this white paper to discover 9 ways to supercharge your ERP to become a trendsetter in your field.
Posted: 11 Jan 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Coupa

Manufacturing: Make the Most of Limited Resources with Enterprise Asset Management (EAM)
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Companies equipped with enterprise asset management (EAM) tools can reduce costs and even risks. Learn how to accomplish this in your company when you recognize priorities, increase asset visibility, analyze patterns, and more.
Posted: 11 Jan 2017 | Published: 11 Jan 2017

Infor

Digital Transformation in Manufacturing: The CFO’s Approach
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals three steps to planning your digital information strategy. Uncover IDC's insights on innovative manufacturing as you define your business case.
Posted: 11 Jan 2017 | Published: 11 Jan 2017

Infor

Moving ERP to the Cloud: What to Look For, How it Can Benefit Your Business
sponsored by SNP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: A recent Gartner study found that between 20% and 28% of IT projects were considered failures mainly due to cost or time overruns. Learn 3 ways an ERP transformation can help you run smoother, why data migration is necessary for the future your business, the characteristics of a successful migration project, and 3 benefits of a cloud migration.
Posted: 19 Dec 2016 | Published: 19 Dec 2016

SNP America, Inc.

Gain Insight into the Right Data at the Right Time for Spend Management
sponsored by Concur Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Explore an approach to data management that integrates data from key systems – like ERP – and leverages tools to create dashboards, reports, and automated alerts. You'll discover a single, simplified strategy that enables highly visual and easy-to-use analytics to help you take control of your budget and spend management.
Posted: 15 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Concur Technologies

Keeping Track: Having Trouble with Expense Insight?
sponsored by Concur Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This infographic on expense reporting outlines the top 5 most challenging operating costs, and the ways companies can capture expenses. Also discover 5 ways you can collect and organize data into actionable insights.
Posted: 13 Dec 2016 | Published: 13 Dec 2016

Concur Technologies

Integration-as-a-Service: Boosting PPM and Resource Management
sponsored by Innotas
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores how an integration-as-a-service platform boosts PPM by creating a centralized system for managing projects, apps, and resources. Discover how this cloud-based approach to integration can unlock your company's agility, boost the efficiency of data management and BI tools, and more.
Posted: 01 Dec 2016 | Published: 01 Dec 2016

Innotas

Procurement Automation 101: 4 Components of Automated P2P Success
sponsored by Basware
WHITE PAPER: Many organizations are facing challenges under the umbrella of indirect expenses, and are looking to automated purchase-to-pay (P2P) for answers. Explore the 4 critical components of P2P and their key drivers. Learn how to successfully deploy automated P2P, and how much your organization can save.
Posted: 22 Nov 2016 | Published: 22 Nov 2016

Basware

How To Foster Greater Collaboration and Support Enterprise Objectives Through Business Networks
sponsored by Basware
WHITE PAPER: 40% of B2B activity in the US, and 20% world-wide, is done electronically through business networks. Access this white paper to learn what business networks are capable of, and discover how to create circles of improved collaboration and support enterprise objectives.
Posted: 15 Nov 2016 | Published: 15 Nov 2016

Basware

How CPQ Software Can Empower Your Sales Team
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: Two-thirds of a sales rep's time is spent performing administrative tasks. The amount of time this takes is hurting their chances to make sales. Configure, price, and quote (CPQ) software exists to automate these tasks. Access this white paper to learn more about the capabilities CPQ has to offer your sales team.
Posted: 10 Nov 2016 | Published: 10 Nov 2016

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

How CPQ Software Can Help You Construct a Smarter Sales Organization
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: Your sales team may have the right tools, but if they're missing a fixative--something to hold everything together--they'll never be truly efficient. Access this white paper to explore the 5 core mechanics of configure, price and quote (CPQ) software that can empower your sales team, drive efficiency, and more.
Posted: 10 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

How Converging Cloud, Mobile, and Social Trends are Impacting ERP
sponsored by Sage Software
WHITE PAPER: 4 influential trends – cloud and SaaS, mobility, social media, and big data – are converging as they impact enterprise resource planning and ERP vendors. Discover how to adapt your ERP strategy to incorporate SaaS, increased mobility, big data insights, and more in order to drive your business's innovation.
Posted: 29 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Sage Software

Broad Green Pictures: Simplifying Financial Processes with SaaS Cloud Tools
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: To accommodate fast growth, Broad Green Pictures managed indirect procurement with a fully integrated, real-time ERP suite. Learn how they made financial processes simpler for stakeholders, as well as four business benefits of deploying SAP S/4HANA.
Posted: 18 Oct 2016 | Published: 18 Oct 2016

SAP

McInnis Cement: Implementing an Innovative Business Model in the Cloud
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to easily deploy technology and processes in a fully cloud-based infrastructure. Discover ways to achieve reduced costs with optimized supply chain, shipping, and goods receipt, real-time access to data from anywhere to accelerate decision-making and planning processes, and more.
Posted: 18 Oct 2016 | Published: 18 Oct 2016

SAP

The Renaissance of ERP: Leveraging a Digital Core for Increased Innovation
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how you can boost innovation by upgrading core ERP systems and extending those capabilities in the cloud. Find out how you can improve your company's ability to manage key business processes with a digital ERP strategy and take advantage of evolving opportunities from big data, IoT, mobility and more.
Posted: 17 Oct 2016 | Published: 21 Mar 2016

SAP

Transforming Finance Processes for the Digital Economy
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: Finance is at the heart of the digital business, but the financial processes and technology platforms that have been utilized in the last 20 years aren't agile enough for the digital economy. Access this white paper to explore a modern approach to managing critical processes like planning and analysis, risk management, compliance, and more.
Posted: 17 Oct 2016 | Published: 17 Oct 2016

SAP

An IDC Analysis: How Manufacturers are Using Technology to Make a Difference
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: Through digital transformation, the effective engagement of the IoT, and the development of new services, the opportunity for manufacturers to maintain and gain competitive advantage can be significant. Discover ways to explore new business models, increase the value of your business network, and more.
Posted: 17 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

SAP

IDC Insights: How Professional Services Firms Can Use Modern Technology to Advance Business Goals
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: Learn how cloud-based business management tools can help you keep customers close and revenue closer. Explore ways to improve cash flow, reduce costs, improve efficiency, and more.
Posted: 13 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

SAP
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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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