ERP Resource Library

Explore our content to learn more about approaching an ERP initiative. Hear directly from our Managing Principal, consultants and clients about what to expect in a selection or implementation.

eCommerce Digital Transformation: More Than Just a Cool Website

November 12, 2021
ECommerce is a part of everyday life. The number of transactions that occur online is significantly ...

How Working From Home Changed ERP Security Forever

October 15, 2021
As cyberthreats have evolved under the influence of the work-from-home landscape, it has become incr...

What To Do When You Outgrow Your Accounting Software

October 01, 2021
Many circumstances lead companies to the make the ultimate decision to depart from their existing ac...

ERP + Digital Transformation

September 07, 2021
There are many reasons companies implement ERP systems, but one of the biggest ones is to bring all ...

Evaluating Infor for 2022 and Beyond

August 24, 2021
We are seeing a trend toward industry-specific and cloud-based ERP solutions — and Infor looks to be...

Legacy Software Review: IFS

July 21, 2021
It is our opinion that the management structure of IFS is a good one, and that they take good care o...

Legacy Software Review: Epicor

July 21, 2021
It seems that the opportunity for growth with Epicor cannot be denied. As we see it, Epicor is exper...

Legacy Software Review: Deltek

July 15, 2021
Rounding out our menu of legacy software reviews, we welcomed Jim O'Donnell of TechTarget to discuss...

Legacy Software Review: Sage

June 28, 2021
In this edition of The ERP Advisor, we review the options for existing Sage customers and provide a ...

Legacy Software Review: SAP

June 15, 2021
In this edition of The ERP Advisor, we review the options for existing SAP customers and provide a p...

Legacy Software Review: Oracle PeopleSoft and JD Edwards

May 18, 2021
When an open-ended search reveals one of the top questions about a product to be “Is it still used?”...

Legacy Software Review: Oracle E-Business Suite

April 29, 2021
When Oracle announced that it would be continuing support for E-Business Suite through the next deca...

Sunsetting Legacy Software with a Forecast for Cloud ERP

April 20, 2021
We are witnessing a major transformation in the ERP landscape: more and more vendors are sunsetting ...

Introduction to ERP for Nonprofits

April 07, 2021
Fundraising, donors, grants, endowment funds, budgets, audits…

Overview of Enterprise Accounting Software

February 19, 2021
Are you considering an upgrade to your current ERP application for your financials? In our overview ...

Construction ERP Software for 2021

January 19, 2021
Economic forecasts from esteemed organizations predict that the US construction industry will contra...

Using an ERP Consultant for a Successful Implementation

November 18, 2020
ERP implementations aren’t naturally destined for failure. The key to success lies in finding someon...

ERP Systems Security and the Prevention of Cyber Attacks

October 19, 2020
Considering how much is at stake in enterprise systems — from financials and trade secrets to custom...

Internal Control Over Financial Reporting With ERP

July 24, 2020
How can you provide in-compliance, accurate and timely reporting for financials? In this episode of ...

How to Find the Best CRM in 2021

June 18, 2020
It has never been more important to properly care for and nurture customer relationships. Customer R...

Optimizing ERP for Supply Chain Disruption

May 21, 2020
Disruptions in supply chains, whether localized or widespread, are almost inevitable at some point i...

ERP for E-commerce

May 11, 2020
A surprising number of businesses and organizations have relied on in-person interactions to stay vi...

How Cloud ERP Can Help With Business Continuity

April 30, 2020
In many different crisis scenarios, enterprise software has played a vital role in maintaining busin...

The Role of Blockchain in ERP: Beyond Cryptocurrency

April 03, 2020
If you have any knowledge or familiarity with ERP selection or ERP implementation for your business,...

Data Hygiene Best Practices

March 11, 2020
You don’t have to be a rocket scientist to understand that having a wrong phone number for a person ...

Don’t Let Data Migration Become Your ERP Roadblock

March 09, 2020
Data Migration can terrify even the most seasoned implementation consultants. Examining some of most...

AI Has Crept Into ERP. Are You Ready?

December 23, 2019
We have been hearing a lot about artificial intelligence in ERP recently, and it is more than a buzz...

Cybersecurity and ERP: What You Need to Know

November 08, 2019
When it comes to cybersecurity breaches, most companies think it won’t happen to them. But would you...

Can On-Premise and Cloud-Based Systems Coexist?

October 07, 2019
These days, most vendors offer the ability to deploy their ERP system in the cloud, but that doesn’t...

Organizational Change Management and its Impact On ERP Success

September 04, 2019
Techopedia defines Organizational Change Management as “a framework structure around the changing ne...

Writing an RFP for an ERP Project? Avoid These 5 Stumbling Blocks

January 24, 2019
Writing a request for proposal for an ERP project is not for the faint of heart. Even experienced IT...

A Business Case for an ERP System Upgrade

January 09, 2019
Maybe your platform is long overdue for an upgrade, but you can’t just go forward— there are costs a...

Why Companies Don't Choose the Best ERP Software

December 06, 2018
The right ERP platform can transform your business, giving you actionable intelligence, helping you ...

Automating the Revenue Cycle in Accounting

October 10, 2018
Excel is the world’s top accounting system, but spreadsheets can be burdensome to accountants and fi...

Omnichannel for Wholesale Distributors and Manufacturers

September 19, 2018
Wholesale Distribution and Manufacturing businesses work with tangible products. The business buys r...

How to Avoid Records Management System Failure

July 25, 2018
Records management systems are used by public safety agencies such as fire, police, and other groups...

Managing Your New ERP System

July 11, 2018
By the time most businesses reach the finish line of an ERP project, they begin to suffer from what ...

7 Benefits for Fire Departments Replacing an RMS

May 09, 2018
Fire departments have been required to track records around patient care, fire incidents, and person...

Introduction to Enterprise Performance Management Tools

February 06, 2018
To get the most out of ERP software applications, businesses should utilize as much of the software ...

What is ERP?

January 31, 2018
ERP is short for Enterprise Resource Planning: software that helps businesses, organizations, and en...

Why You Should (or Shouldn't) Upgrade Your ERP System

November 08, 2017
Upgrading an ERP system is an extraordinary undertaking. Contrary to conventional thinking, we don't...

How HR Software Can Improve Employee Morale

August 02, 2017
Learn the elements of a strong, core HR software solution and the advanced modules that can expand i...

How Reporting & Analytics Tools Unlock an ERP’s Potential

June 28, 2017
Improved reporting and visibility are the main reasons businesses decide to select and implement an ...

Is the Cloud a Viable Solution for Accounting Systems?

June 09, 2017
We help businesses select and implement enterprise applications such as accounting software that mee...

Profitability Reporting Strategies for Professional Services

May 11, 2017
Improving reporting and more specifically, profitability can be less than straightforward for profes...