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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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Maximizing the Value of Enterprise Business Systems through Integration
sponsored by Unit4
WHITE PAPER: This extensive white paper analyzes what the recession means for app integration, legacy ERP systems, and more. Access it now to learn how you can improve integration and increase interoperability while still getting the best performance possible from your existing systems.
Posted: 25 Nov 2015 | Published: 25 Nov 2015


Inflexible ERP: The High Cost of Business Disruption
sponsored by Unit4
WHITE PAPER: Access this brief but informative infographic to learn how common business changes affect ERP spending, and the pain-points you need to address the most.
Posted: 23 Nov 2015 | Published: 23 Nov 2015


Gartner's Strategic Road Map for Postmodern ERP
sponsored by Concur Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Legacy ERP systems have become too cumbersome to change at the pace of business. Read Gartner's Strategic Road Map to discover new trends and technologies shaping the postmodern ERP strategy - and reimagining business models.
Posted: 23 Nov 2015 | Published: 25 Feb 2015

Concur Technologies

10 Signs Your Consolidation System Needs Updating
sponsored by Tagetik Software
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how a dedicated consolidation tool can complete the extended close process considerably faster than spreadsheets and can provide important capabilities that ERP systems lack. Additionally learn 10 reasons to replace a consolidation system.
Posted: 23 Nov 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Tagetik Software

Economist Intelligence Unit: Flexibly Scaling your Business
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: Access this report and learn how to scale resources for growth while remaining flexible in the event of market changes. As you read, you'll find input from multiple industry experts who participated in this program.
Posted: 20 Nov 2015 | Published: 20 Nov 2015


Enabling Finance in a Digital Enterprise to Plan, Monitor, and Predict
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this IDC technology spotlight today to discover how you can enable finance in a digital enterprise by providing the right information to plan, monitor, and predict the future.
Posted: 20 Nov 2015 | Published: 20 Nov 2015

SAP America, Inc.

The Elastic ERP Approach
sponsored by Unit4
WHITE PAPER: This resource features suggestions for cloud decision-makers with complex business operations. Discover considerations to make for the impact of changes to the enterprise brought on by multi-tenant SaaS solutions.
Posted: 20 Nov 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013


Cloud ERP: The Great Enabler Of Growth
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: This Mint Jutras report explores ways to scale your business with SaaS ERP, its top four benefits, and which capabilities to look out for.
Posted: 19 Nov 2015 | Published: 30 Jan 2015


Process Improvement: A Universal Framework for Effecting Change
sponsored by Workiva
WHITE PAPER: Discover how financial reporting can become an area for managers to make leaps in efficiency and cost savings by using the resources they have within the boundaries of their existing budgets. Read on to devise your own process improvement strategy by creating a framework for change.
Posted: 18 Nov 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014


The Top 5 Ways To Tell It's Time For A New ERP
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: Access this report to discover data revealing the goals and challenges of 400 different companies' ERP adoptions, and what you can do to kick your ERP strategy into high gear.
Posted: 18 Nov 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2015


Top 10 strategies to improve efficiency in complex reporting
sponsored by Workiva
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to get 10 strategies to improve efficiency in complex reporting.
Posted: 17 Nov 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014


Preparing to Go Public: An€“ IPO Readiness Best Practice Guide
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Preparing for an IPO must be well thought out and skillfully managed. While the preparation process for an IPO is lengthy and complex, touching nearly all aspects of your business, you can access this white paper now for 4 modern finance best practices for IPO readiness to help you in your journey
Posted: 11 Nov 2015 | Published: 11 Nov 2015

Oracle Corporation

As Technology Transforms Financial Services, Who Will Triumph?
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: This e-book highlights several crucial discussions on the future of financial services organizations. Read on to learn how the Internet of Things (IoT) is impacting banking, as well as how to deliver real-time service and accommodate consumer mobility.
Posted: 06 Nov 2015 | Published: 06 Nov 2015


The Digital Transformation Imperative
sponsored by OpenText
WHITE PAPER: This tech roundup will prove to be a worthwhile and insightful resource, to help your business navigate this changing world. Access this resource now to get objective information on SAP and digital transformation, and uncover several key takeaways to help you strategize with confidence.
Posted: 03 Nov 2015 | Published: 03 Nov 2015


The CIO Mandate: Engaging Customers with Business Technology
sponsored by NetSuite
WHITE PAPER: In this Forrester report, learn how technology-fueled, customer disruption continues to accelerate the pace of business, and what you can do to get IT up to speed. Three different yet parallel modes of engaging customers are outlined, as well as five customer engagement core concepts that will help your business succeed.
Posted: 01 Nov 2015 | Published: 18 Mar 2015


Reporting in the Modern ERP Era
sponsored by Workday
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore scalable, cloud-based ERP strategies and learn how to move on from technologies that are no longer suited for today's data-driven needs.
Posted: 26 Oct 2015 | Published: 26 Oct 2015


Supporting Workplace Productivity with Mobile Business Software
sponsored by Sage (UK) Limited
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover how your business can support workplace productivity with mobile business software to help your employees become more effective. Access this resource now to learn why mobile ERP could be right for your business.
Posted: 22 Oct 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

Sage (UK) Limited

Improve Your Midmarket Business Operations with Cloud Applications
sponsored by Kenandy
WHITE PAPER: This report identifies trends in cloud deployment and illustrates how midmarket organizations can use cloud technology to address specific business issues and provide tangible benefits. Access this resource now to find the right cloud deployment system for your midsized organizat
Posted: 22 Oct 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2015


Adopt a faster, simpler, more flexible business management solution
sponsored by Sage (UK) Limited
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper now to get a flexible data model that supports complex organizational deployment and reporting structures to simplify management across multiple facilities, companies or business units, regions and countries from a common installed instance of the solution.
Posted: 21 Oct 2015 | Published: 21 Oct 2015

Sage (UK) Limited

Success on an international scale: what an ERP system can offer
sponsored by Sage (UK) Limited
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper now to get an overview of what is important in international business and what mid-sized companies should consider when selecting international enterprise software designed for mid-sized businesses.
Posted: 20 Oct 2015 | Published: 20 Oct 2015

Sage (UK) Limited

The SaaS ERP Applications Landscape
sponsored by Kenandy
WHITE PAPER: Access this Forrester report to discover what ERP trends have led to a surge in popularity for cloud-based ERP solutions. Explore the offerings of top SaaS ERP vendors and learn which solution could fulfill your business needs.
Posted: 20 Oct 2015 | Published: 20 Oct 2015


Warranty and Quality Analytics: Improving Profitability
sponsored by TIBCO Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reviews the emerging trends in warranty and quality management. Access now to discover the benefits of warranty and quality analytics.
Posted: 14 Oct 2015 | Published: 08 Jul 2014

TIBCO Software Inc.

Building a Business Case for Order Processing Automation: How to Propel your Project to the Top of the List
sponsored by Esker Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Before an automated order management project can hit the ground running one critical hurdle must be cleared — getting buy-in from upper management and other key stakeholders.This white paper will help readers build a strategic business case for order processing automation.
Posted: 06 Oct 2015 | Published: 06 Oct 2015

Esker Inc.

7 Reasons to Esker for Cloud Fax Services
sponsored by Esker Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you can learn how to make the daunting task of transitioning your fax services to the cloud more manageable by discover which solution provider is right for your business. Plus, read on to get the 7 big aspects to consider before selecting your cloud fax solution.
Posted: 02 Oct 2015 | Published: 02 Oct 2015

Esker Inc.

Beyond Measure: The Benefits of Integrating T&E Expense Data with your ERP
sponsored by Concur Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes best-in-class pillars of expense management, as well as how modern technology and optimal systems integration can help better manage traditionally difficult to measure T&E expenses.
Posted: 30 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Concur Technologies
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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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