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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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ERP White Papers (View All Report Types)
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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 Zero Waste Can Be Profitable for Waste Management Organizations
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Learn 5 ways waste management organizations can reinvent themselves to take advantage of zero-waste strategies in this informative white paper.
Posted: 07 Jul 2016 | Published: 07 Jul 2016

Infor

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


Why Enterprise Asset Management is Important for Driving Value
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Businesses today are deploying new technologies to gain greater efficiencies and reduce costs. This analyst interview from IDC provides the biggest enterprise asset management (EAM) trends and disruptors using the gas and oil industry as an example explores how companies can address EAM gaps, and explains how you can use EAM tools to drive value.
Posted: 05 Jul 2016 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

Infor

How to Leverage Tools for Your Distribution Enterprise
sponsored by VAI, Vormittag Associates, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how you can leverage tools for financial management, warehouse management, order processing, and CRM to be more competitive in your field. Discover how end-to-end integration can make you nimbler, enabling better customer service, as well as improved internal organization and security.
Posted: 01 Jul 2016 | Published: 01 Jul 2016


CERN Maximizes Uptime of the World's Largest and Most Complex Machine with EAM
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: CERN, the world's largest particle physics research center, needed to minimize unscheduled accelerator downtime by optimally maintaining high-tech equipment. In this case study, learn how they accomplished this and more with enterprise asset management tools.
Posted: 30 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Infor

Drager Service MVS Gains Operational Visibility and Increases Service Delivery Levels Enterprise Asset Management
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Gain insights on adopting an integration strategy that can allow your financial organization to meet the challenges of digital transformation in in an agile and cost-effective way. Learn use cases, best practices, and more.
Posted: 30 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Infor

Des Moines WRA Cuts Energy Consumption by 20% with Enterprise Asset Management
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the path Des Moines WRA took to overhaul the way it used energy. Learn how they gained improved visibility into energy consumption, achieved efficient control, fine-tuned processes, and cut costs by 20% using enterprise asset management tools. Discover how you can mimic their success at your own organization.
Posted: 30 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Infor

Your Guide for Transformative Business Management
sponsored by Sage Software
WHITE PAPER: It's difficult to compete, modernize, and reduce costs without integrating ERP, CRM, and manufacturing operations. Explore ways to compete successfully with a new business model that enables high visibility, flexibility, and future-ready continuity.
Posted: 17 May 2016 | Published: 17 May 2016

Sage Software

Seven Ways to Improve Inventory Management
sponsored by Sage Software
WHITE PAPER: With an effective business management strategy, you can streamline operations across your supply chain. Explore seven ways to improve inventory management without tying up excessive capital in stock.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 13 May 2016

Sage Software

Leave your old ERP behind and Find a System that Fits your Needs
sponsored by Sage Software
WHITE PAPER: Now could be the perfect time to replace your dated ERP system with flexible, user-friendly tools that better support changing business needs. Start by asking three essential questions about your next ERP environment in this resource.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 13 May 2016

Sage Software

Cloud Technology: Frictionless Business Growth
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: With cloud computing becoming increasingly reliable and secure, it's time for your organization to explore setting on-premise IT adrift. Access this white paper and uncover ways to allocate resources for cloud-based business growth.
Posted: 26 Feb 2016 | Published: 26 Feb 2016

Infor

Strategies to Help Move Beyond Lean and Build a Competitive Advantage
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: To increase the competitive advantage from your lean manufacturing program, consider implementing a mix of 4 strategies: 2 that are readily available but haven't been widely adopted, and 2 that offer a much greater potential payback in cost reductions and competitive positioning. Access this white paper to uncover what these 4 strategies are.
Posted: 25 Feb 2016 | Published: 25 Feb 2016

Infor

Expand Your Business with an ERP Platform for Growth
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to determine if your organization requires a redesign to streamline operations, reduce costs, and improve quality of service. Uncover questions to ask to help you get started.
Posted: 25 Feb 2016 | Published: 25 Feb 2016

Infor

Does Your Current ERP System Cost More Than It Delivers?
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will help you recognize if it's time to re-evaluate the viability of your present ERP strategy. Uncover options for extending your system's life, as well as questions to consider when you're in the market for a replacement system.
Posted: 25 Feb 2016 | Published: 25 Feb 2016

Infor

10 Things Global Chemical Manufacturers Need to Know About Managing Costs
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This brief resource outlines ways you can improve your operational efficiency and relieve the strain of fluctuating costs and regulations. Uncover 10 answers to pertinent questions about how to handle modern challenges in a volatile world.
Posted: 24 Feb 2016 | Published: 24 Feb 2016

Infor

The 3 Things Missing From Your ERP System
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: A recent study identified 3 types of modules most likely to be missing from ERP systems: project capabilities, preventative maintenance and document management. Access this white paper to discover why all 3 are invaluable to your organization.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 12 Feb 2016

IFS

ERP Selection for Offshore Drilling
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you will learn how your offshore drilling company can address its unique needs to maximize efficiency by integrating your EAM system with your existing ERP platform.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 12 Feb 2016

IFS

ERP: How Integrated EAM and Project Management Drives Value
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Uncover how asset-intensive industries can benefit from integrating enterprise asset management (EAM) and project management tools an existing ERP system.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IFS

Q&A: Strategic Financial Planning and Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this Ventana Research paper, uncover the answers to 8 common financial planning and management questions, including: What are the most important trends? How do companies use analytics in planning and budgeting? And 6 more.
Posted: 01 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

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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