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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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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.

Letting Go of Legacy: Because "Business-as-Usual" is a Thing of the Past
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

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.

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

Modernize, Simplify and Save with Cloud-Based ERP
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Now you can modernize your business with the advanced functionality you need, plus evolve your ERP systems more quickly and with a lower investment than you ever thought possible. Discover ERP strategies delivered in the cloud for higher efficiency, cost savings, and security that follows industry-leading best practice protocols.
Posted: 09 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Sep 2017

Infor

The Factory of the Future is Here
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This resource reveals technologies that manufacturers can expect to adopt if they want to survive and thrive in the digital era. Learn how early adopters are already experiencing increased efficiency, lower product defects, and customer satisfaction gains.
Posted: 08 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Sep 2017

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: 01 Sep 2017

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: 01 Sep 2017

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: 01 Sep 2017

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: 01 Sep 2017

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

4 best practices for agile inventory management
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Explore how you can improve decision-making and cost-efficiency with 4 best practices for agile inventory management, including: taking advantage of real-time analysis, challenge assumptions with data science, and 2 more.
Posted: 10 Aug 2016 | Published: 01 Sep 2017

Infor

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

Prepare Your Business For A Digital SAP Environment
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: 61% of financial executives are building the business case for a digital transformation, and will need the right technology to get there. Discover an overview of how S/4 HANA can help you digitize your businesses' SAP environment so you can join the small but growing number of digital-ready enterprises.
Posted: 19 Sep 2016 | Published: 19 Sep 2016

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

Apps in Manufacturing Industry
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: The following resource features two case studies about manufacturers who launched successful always-on initiatives. Learn how these organizations connected more with digital consumers by improving their IT and ERP ecosystems.
Posted: 19 Sep 2016 | Published: 19 Sep 2016

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

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
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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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