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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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Building a Business Case for Project Portfolio Management
sponsored by Innotas by Planview
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to build a business case for PPM that demonstrates ROI. Discover how PPM delivers value for each level of your organization and find out how to achieve 5 common project management goals.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

Innotas by Planview

The Savvy Project Manager's Guide to Prioritization: Getting Started with Scoring
sponsored by Innotas by Planview
WHITE PAPER: Explore how project managers can facilitate a better workflow and enhance prioritization with scoring. Discover 5 steps for getting started with scoring as well as a variety of scoring use cases and models. Learn how to ensure the right projects are prioritized, align projects with business objectives, and optimize resource utilization.
Posted: 23 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Innotas by Planview

SAP Licensing and the SAM Lifecycle
sponsored by Snow Software
WHITE PAPER: Software asset management (SAM) best practices can be applied to managing SAP licenses, but what exactly does SAM entail? Explore capabilities of SAM, and learn how you better leverage large ERP investments so you can achieve inventory accuracy, lower costs, enhanced governance and risk management, and more.
Posted: 20 Feb 2017 | Published: 20 Feb 2017

Snow Software

The Business Owner's Guide To Replacing Accounting Software
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: What's the real cost of trying to maintain an accounting system that's no longer keeping up with demands? Learn about the benefits of accounting and business management technology in the cloud, tips to help you evaluate your options, and more.
Posted: 15 Feb 2017 | Published: 15 Feb 2017

Microsoft

Top 5 Salesforce Integration Patterns and Best Practices
sponsored by MuleSoft
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to leverage an integration platform to seamlessly incorporate your deployment of Salesforce. Uncover the 5 most common integration patterns, including data migration, aggregation, bi-directional synchronization, and 2 more.
Posted: 09 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

MuleSoft

3 Risks in the Oil and Gas Industry to Overcome
sponsored by SNP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: During mergers and acquisitions (M&As), business operations must stay intact (and, in fact, speed up) while reducing risks. Learn how oil and gas companies are overcoming M&A challenges, and 3 key strategies for your organization to do the same.
Posted: 24 Jan 2017 | Published: 24 Jan 2017

SNP America, Inc.

Guide: 9 Steps the CIO Must Take for Successful Divestitures
sponsored by SNP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Since divestitures are not considered everyday business for most organizations, they typically land on the CIO's already-full plate. But for a CIO, there can be great benefits for doing things the right way, but a wrongly done divestiture can lead to dire consequences. Inside, discover 9 steps CIOs can take to achieve a successful divestiture.
Posted: 24 Jan 2017 | Published: 24 Jan 2017

SNP America, Inc.

5 Factors for a Successful Business Transformation
sponsored by SNP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Transformation projects such as carve-outs or mergers and acquisitions (M&A) represent some of the greatest challenges to companies. In this white paper, discover 5 success factors to keep in mind in order to partner CIOs, CFOs, and CEOs during carve-outs and M&As, including involving experienced coworkers, early IT involvement, and 3 more.
Posted: 24 Jan 2017 | Published: 24 Jan 2017

SNP America, Inc.

5 Steps To Managing The Unexpected With Case Management
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This white paper on EAM outlines 5 steps you can take to minimize the damage caused by unexpected interruptions to your organization. Learn how initiating a case study of the incident, gathering data to investigate the facts, and more can help you prevent a set back from turning into a disaster.
Posted: 20 Jan 2017 | Published: 20 Jan 2017

Infor

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

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

Moving to Cloud ERP: 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.

Curing Your Inventory Management Headache
sponsored by Sage Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines legacy ERP systems and their inability to keep up with many of today's inventory and resource planning challenges. Discover an approach to inventory management that helps modernize your business processes, create flexibility, and generate key insights by enabling real-time visibility across supply chains.
Posted: 22 Nov 2016 | Published: 22 Nov 2016

Sage Software

Are U.S. Manufacturers Ready To Move Production Back Home? The Problem Meets The Solution
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: The popularity of reshoring is causing a significant shift in how manufacturers approach their operational strategies. Explore what's driving the reshoring movement, how ERP tools are easing the process, and why cloud provides a strategic advantage.
Posted: 18 Oct 2016 | Published: 28 Nov 2014

Infor

Mint Jutras Report: The Hidden Costs of ERP Customizations
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Customizations for enterprise resource planning (ERP) and business applications are becoming less useful and threaten to widen the functional gaps they were supposed to help bridge. Access this white paper to discover the hidden costs of ERP customizations and learn how to transition into the next generation of app personalization.
Posted: 17 Oct 2016 | Published: 29 Jan 2016

Infor

The Value of Cloud ERP to Your Business
sponsored by NetSuite
WHITE PAPER: Finding the right ERP strategy is critical because it helps perform and improve critical functions like automating core business operations, improving financial compliance, enhancing customer service, and more. Access this buyer's guide to help decide if on-premise ERP is right for your needs or if it's time to consider migrating to the cloud.
Posted: 13 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

NetSuite

How Can You Gain A Real-Time Comprehensive View of your Business Operations?
sponsored by NetSuite
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how to gain a comprehensive, real-time view of your business operations. All it takes is a single integrated software platform. You'll learn how to deploy and customize a cloud-based platform, automate processes, and much more.
Posted: 12 Oct 2016 | Published: 12 Oct 2016

NetSuite

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

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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