Posts Tagged ‘ customize ’

Netsuite Guy vs Acumatica Twins (Mac vs PC Parody)

June 4, 2013
By Acumatica
Netsuite Guy vs Acumatica Twins (Mac vs PC Parody)

Post by Acumatica Content/ideas in this post provided by Acumatica and may not reflect the views of ERP Cloud News. Learn more about Acumatica Cloud ERP Software. The last time this video was posted, we got a strong reaction from a few readers claiming it might be offensive to some people, so we decided...
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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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Improvements to Acumatica’s Cloud ERP Reseller Program

July 25, 2012
By Acumatica
Improvements to Acumatica’s Cloud ERP Reseller Program

Post by Acumatica. Content and ideas in this post provided by Acumatica.Learn more about Acumatica Cloud ERP. On Tuesday, Acumatica announced enhancements to its reseller channel partner program. The enhancements include new silver and gold partnership levels, new certification requirements, and an improved training program. According to Stijn Hendrikse in Accounting Today, “we want...
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Black Swans and Forcing Functions for Cloud Manufacturing Software

May 3, 2012
By Edmund Tee
Black Swans and Forcing Functions for Cloud Manufacturing Software

Nobody likes a forcing function. But sometimes, it takes one of those to compel action. In today’s blog, I wanted to touch on how a made-to-order manufacturer finally decided to commit to moving their ERP to the cloud after a black swan event that has shaken up the organization. This was a tip-off that...
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ERP Flexibility and the Ability to Customize

July 25, 2011
By djohnson
ERP Flexibility and the Ability to Customize

In a recent Panorama Consulting blog post, Eric Kimberling discusses if SaaS ERP is right for everyone. In the analysis, he says: The fact of the matter is that SaaS ERP systems are still not as flexible as on-premise solutions. While this may change, it is generally more difficult to change SaaS offerings to...
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Multi-tenant versus Single-tenant ERP – a comparison

June 10, 2010
By djohnson
Multi-tenant versus Single-tenant ERP – a comparison

Warning: customers care about results, not about infrastructure. The focus of this article will be on how different infrastructures can influence customer results. What is a multi-tenant architecture Journalists and marketers are proclaiming that multi-tenant cloud architectures are the wave of the future. Let’s start by trying to define multi-tenant SaaS. Wikipedia sums it...
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It’s time to re-write ERP

February 2, 2010
By djohnson

Kim Nash, in CIO Magazine article, ERP: How and Why You Need to Manage It Differently, thinks that it might be time to re-write ERP. Today ERP is the Jack Nicholson of software: Its repertoire hackneyed, the old and expensive dog finds it hard to learn new tricks. It’s become a legacy technology, and...
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Customizing SaaS ERP – Part III

December 22, 2009
By djohnson

An article in CMS by Eric Kimberling inspired a part III to our customizing SaaS ERP posts. In Part I, we looked at the question of whether to customize a SaaS ERP deployment. In Part II, we examined the sources of SaaS and customization savings and advised flexibility. Now we look at some percentages...
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