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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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Top Strategies and Applications for Engaging Employees
sponsored by NICE Systems, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the strategies, technologies, and best practices that organizations should use to engage and empower their employees. Discover ways to not only recruit, but also cultivate and develop talent.
Posted: 17 Aug 2016 | Published: 29 Jul 2016

NICE Systems, Inc

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

How to Eliminate App Overload
sponsored by Sage Live
WHITE PAPER: Whether you call it app overload or app sprawl, the issue of too many applications, systems, and processes has created inefficiencies in business management. This article takes a look at the phenomenon. It also offers a solution to dissolve the obstacles and boundaries that hinder your business.
Posted: 13 Jul 2016 | Published: 13 Jul 2016

Sage Live

Boulder County: Enabling Visibility & Consolidation Across Entire Portfolio of Technology Projects
sponsored by Innotas
WHITE PAPER: This case study examines the Boulder County IT department's adoption of cloud-based PPM and how it enabled them to improve prioritization, increase visibility, and consolidate information in a central repository to achieve better decision-making.
Posted: 11 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Innotas

Your Resources Are Falling Through The Cracks: A Smarter Approach to Resource Forecasting, Management, and Accountability.
sponsored by Innotas
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn the importance of the 3 essential features any enterprise resource management tool should provide: planning, execution & change, and 1 more.
Posted: 11 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Innotas

Financial Impacts of a Modern ERP System for Black River Produce
sponsored by VAI, Vormittag Associates, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Explore Black River Produce's journey from a legacy ERP system to a system with the modern functionality. Learn about the advantages they gained from their upgrade, including increased productivity with automation features, reduced inventory shrinkage with real-time analytics, increased visibility, and more.
Posted: 08 Jul 2016 | Published: 07 Jul 2016


Enterprise Integration: Identify Areas to Improve and Remain Competitive
sponsored by VAI, Vormittag Associates, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how a configurable, cloud-based web experience that supports single sign-on, common navigation, and a common look across application can streamline ERP for users.
Posted: 08 Jul 2016 | Published: 08 Jul 2016


Smarter Commerce Spells Sweet Success for Gourmet Baker
sponsored by VAI, Vormittag Associates, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this "Food Logistics" article to find out how, with the help of an IT vendor, a gourmet bakery called Love & Quiches overcame poorly integrated applications and the limitations of spreadsheets for record management. Learn how the ERP system Love & Quiches adopted afforded them compliance efficiencies, improved forecasting, and more.
Posted: 08 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


Smarter Enterprise Management with Mobile and Social Business
sponsored by VAI, Vormittag Associates, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn about a personalized, web-based user experience ecosystem that can enable manufacturers, distributors, and retail organizations to remotely access ERP solutions for improved decision-making and collaboration.
Posted: 07 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2013


How Smart Buildings Can Deliver Long-Term Asset Sustainability
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This white paper defines what a smart building is and how EAM-based facilities management tools can help managers from many industries take advantage of global asset sustainability and overall equipment effectiveness strategies to make their buildings smarter.
Posted: 07 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Infor

S2K Enterprise for Retail
sponsored by VAI, Vormittag Associates, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover what end-to-end integration for retailers can provide in the way of key features, including real-time access to product information, streamlined returns process, sophisticated forecasting formulas to eliminate time-consuming manual processes, and more.
Posted: 06 Jul 2016 | Published: 06 Jul 2016


S2K Enterprise for Manufacturing
sponsored by VAI, Vormittag Associates, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides a run-down of benefits and features you can gain from end-to-end integration tailor-made for manufacturers. Learn how to gain extensive reporting capabilities that enable you to fully leverage data, customization capabilities for your unique requirements, scalability, security, and support.
Posted: 06 Jul 2016 | Published: 06 Jul 2016


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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