Posts Tagged ‘ costs ’

How Data Hoarding Is Costing Your Business

September 19, 2013
By guest blogger - Emily Miller
How Data Hoarding Is Costing Your Business

The ability to collect and analyze large amounts of data is one of the most useful developments in business technology. With this data, businesses not only provide better customer service, but they can also improve their advertising campaigns, perfect their products and manage their reputation based on the results of data analysis. However, in...
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Getting ROI from ERP

Getting ROI from ERP

In the world of business, there is no getting past the fact that at the end of the day, the aim of the game is to turn over a profit. For this reason it’s vitally important to keep track of your expenses and try to quantify what benefit your expenses are producing for your...
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Cloud ERP vs. On-Premise ERP: Which Has the Lower Cost of Ownership?

April 11, 2013
By guest blogger - Pat Garrehy
Cloud ERP vs. On-Premise ERP: Which Has the Lower Cost of Ownership?

ERP software providers often confuse potential customers with cost comparisons relating to software license, implementation, ongoing maintenance, future enhancements and customizations between Cloud and On Premise solutions. Where Cost is a Wash Those that have experienced the implementations of both Cloud and On Premise ERP software suites can attest that their costs are roughly...
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Enterprise Benefits of Adopting SaaS

March 13, 2013
By guest blogger - Charles Smith
Enterprise Benefits of Adopting SaaS

SaaS is when software are made available through web and hosted on a cloud space. Today an entire suite of enterprise web-application is available on cloud offering an agile, unified and collaborative platform to corporate. Accessing software through web has helped companies in reducing expenses on managing hardware, networking and in-house IT department. In...
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Cloud ERP – More or Less Customization?

February 26, 2013
By guest blogger - Pat Garrehy
Cloud ERP – More or Less Customization?

One of the hidden costs of implementing any ERP system is the cost of customization. The focus at the initial meetings in the sales process is for both the buyer and seller to determine where the company’s present ERP software falls short and how the seller’s new solution can meet today’s needs. In the...
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Cloud ERP Software Perceptions

August 16, 2011
By djohnson
Cloud ERP Software Perceptions

The Cloud represents a major technological change that impacts ERP software. The change is real in terms of how software is designed and developed. But there are perceptions (both real and false) about using the Cloud to run your business. In this post we look at 3 common perceptions associated with Cloud accounting and...
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ERP Software Cost Comparison: On-Premise, SaaS, and Hosted

March 30, 2011
By djohnson
ERP Software Cost Comparison: On-Premise, SaaS, and Hosted

Overview This article presents costs associated with different ERP software deployment scenarios. The numbers presented in this article have been gathered by averaging quotes provided by 2-3 different ERP and hosting service providers. ERP Software Purchasing and Deployment Options The Cloud has inspired a new way of thinking about ERP software deployments. Companies have...
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ERP Implementation Costs and Cloud Software

January 12, 2011
By grippen
ERP Implementation Costs and Cloud Software

In his preview of Panorama’s 2011 ERP Report, Eric Kimberling says that ERP implementation costs continue to decline. Similar to what we saw in implementations completed in 2009, implementation costs and durations appear to be on the decline again in 2010. The average ERP software total cost of ownership was $5.5 million in 2010,...
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