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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 First Transit Improved Maintenance Costs with Enterprise Asset Management (EAM)
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This case study examines how First Transit, a large transportation company, maximized maintenance service efficiency. Learn how First Transit not only reduced costs, but also, by using cloud and mobile enterprise asset management (EAM), were able to make the jobs of their technicians and clerks far more streamlined.
Posted: 30 Aug 2016 | Published: 30 Aug 2016

Infor

Your Guide to Addressing Modern Manufacturing Concerns
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals how certain tools can help manufacturers digitize their business. Explore shifts in customer-centric operations, mobile and social adoption, cloud deployment, and more.
Posted: 26 Aug 2016 | Published: 26 Aug 2016

Infor

Cloud-Based Facilities Management: Enhancing Productivity, Operational Efficiency, and Performance
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides a look at some of the trends effecting facilities management today and how you can become more efficient and dynamic in the face of new challenges. Learn how a cloud solution for facilities management can enable you to collaborate beyond boundaries securely, pull insights from chaotic data, and more.
Posted: 25 Aug 2016 | Published: 25 Aug 2016

Infor

Top 5 Reasons to Upgrade Your Asset Management System
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Improve your capital asset management by accessing this white paper, and discover the top 5 reasons to upgrade your EAM. Download now to lower TCO and enable adoption of high-value extension apps with configurable asset management that offers extended mobile support, and more.
Posted: 25 Aug 2016 | Published: 25 Aug 2016

Infor

Perspective: Technology Strategies for Business Integration
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: It's essential for you to consider the readiness of your IT infrastructure as your business considers the possibility of being acquired by another company. Uncover your business case for updating ERP and financial systems to support growth.
Posted: 22 Aug 2016 | Published: 22 Aug 2016

Infor

Best Practices: Using Finance Applications for Better Process Efficiencies and Data Accuracy
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Identifying and implementing modernized financial applications that improve process efficiencies and data accuracy is increasingly critical to success. Discover best practices for utilizing modern financial applications, backed by survey results.
Posted: 22 Aug 2016 | Published: 22 Aug 2016

Infor

Agility and Communication in the Cloud: Top Manufacturers Stay on top of ERP Updates
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This report illustrates how top performing manufacturers ensure that their ERP solutions remain current enough to provide essential functionality and support growth. Discover how ERP in the cloud can support these initiatives.
Posted: 22 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Infor

Cloud ERP: Maximize Profitability in an Increasingly Complex Market
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Discover ways to modernize your business quickly, easily, and cost-effectively with cloud tools built specifically to meet financial management, supply chain management, and human capital needs.
Posted: 19 Aug 2016 | Published: 19 Aug 2016

Infor

How Manufacturers can use Project ERP to Weather Tough Times
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, we will deal with the benefits that manufacturers can realize by using project-centric enterprise software to adopt a management by project approach to their business, and address specifically how management by project can be used as a management tool for recessionary times.
Posted: 12 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2009

IFS

Plan and Execute Refinery Turnarounds Optimally with Agile Software
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the different aspects of asset and workforce management that can make or break turnaround efficiency. Find out how to implement agile, flexible planning and learn if ERP tools are the right fit for the job.
Posted: 11 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

IFS

Why Complete Traceability is Important in the Food & Beverage Industry
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Download the white paper to learn how process manufacturers achieve greater visibility with IFS Applications.
Posted: 09 Aug 2016 | Published: 09 Aug 2016

IFS

Selecting ERP for Oil and Gas 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: 05 Aug 2016 | Published: 07 Aug 2014

IFS

Selecting ERP for Performance-Based Logistics (PBL)
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides an introduction to performance-based logistics contracts used by the Department of Defense. Learn the core requirements for suppliers' manufacturing or maintenance process to meet the demands of PBL, and determine how you can adequately equip yourself to meet them.
Posted: 04 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2010

IFS

How to Achieve Global ERP
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will explore the challenges and benefits of achieving global ERP, and take a close look at why some companies that want to get to that global instance of ERP just cannot get there.
Posted: 02 Aug 2016 | Published: 02 Aug 2016

IFS

Operating a Next-Generation Utility: Driving Performance through Enterprise Asset Management
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: From aging infrastructures to outdated business systems, you need a way to systematically and efficiently turn operations obstacles into opportunities before they further impede organizational performance. Access this white paper and learn ways to benefit from integrated enterprise asset management (EAM).
Posted: 19 Jul 2016 | Published: 13 Jan 2016

Infor

Enterprise Asset Management: Improving Risk Management, Compliance and Customer Satisfaction
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn more about asset management strategy, and how a highly configurable EAM tool can shore up your bottom line and prepare you for top-line growth.
Posted: 18 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Infor

CPO Study: How Procurement can Deliver Unprecedented Value to the Enterprise
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the results of a study from which the top 10% of procurement organizations surveyed provide insight into modern procurement best practices. Learn 4 steps to greater savings, 3 steps to achieving proactive risk mitigation capabilities, and more.
Posted: 13 Jul 2016 | Published: 13 Jul 2016

IBM

Procurement's New Chapter: Innovation
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how you can equip your organization for procurement-led innovation using technology in 5 steps: define the need, seek ideas and suppliers, and 3 more.
Posted: 12 Jul 2016 | Published: 12 Jul 2016

IBM

Massive Data Sets Are No Match for Powered-Up Data Centers
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Deriving insight from big data is growing as a success factor. Access this white paper to discover how to speed up your data center's analysis. Learn how three big name companies came together to provide a tool, find out what they came up with, and see whether it's a good fit for your organization.
Posted: 26 Aug 2016 | Published: 26 Aug 2016

Intel Corporation

7 Capabilities in Performance Management for a World of Volatility, Uncertainty and Risk
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Finance teams are often slow in delivering important data and analysis business executives to make informed decisions. Performance management tools can help, but in what ways? In this white paper, learn 7 key capabilities of performance management software, how you can accelerate analytics insights, and more.
Posted: 26 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM

Software guide: Extending Planning & Forecasting with Analytics
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper addresses the challenges of planning, budgeting and forecasting in a spreadsheet environment and highlights the advantages of using dynamic planning tools. Read on and learn how to join the ranks of companies that consistently deliver timely, reliable plans and forecasts.
Posted: 26 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

IBM

Aberdeen Group Checklist: The Path from Historical Baselines to Advanced Analytics in FP&A
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: A recent study conducted by Aberdeen Group highlighted the benefits of using analytics in planning, budgeting, and forecasting. But creating accurate forecasts can be a challenge out of the gate. This checklist provides the steps for transforming organizations that are inexperienced with analytics into FP&A pros.
Posted: 26 Jul 2016 | Published: 26 Jul 2016

IBM

How Can You Increase Business Planning Value Through Integration?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: 77% of business planning processes depend (to some degree) on having access to accurate and timely data from other parts of the organization. Solid collaboration and integration processes are critical. Tap this Ventana Research study to explore where your peers fall in 11 common type of enterprise planning categories.
Posted: 26 Jul 2016 | Published: 25 Feb 2015

IBM

FP&A Accuracy Is No Longer A Myth: How To Improve Financial Planning, Budgeting, and Forecasting
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this Aberdeen Group research report, learn how your organization can improve its approach to planning, budgeting, and forecasting while simultaneously increasing accuracy and efficiency using CPM or EPM.
Posted: 25 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM

Moving into the Cloud Enables a Seamless Transition to More Controlled, Efficient Planning for CSOB Insurance
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Find out how CSOB Insurance was able to leverage the cloud to gain more controlled, efficient, and nimble planning processes.
Posted: 21 Jul 2016 | Published: 29 Jan 2016

IBM
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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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