Tags: analytics

Will new features from Epicor increase cloud adoption?

ERP vendor Epicor has announced the latest version of its software. The announcement was made at Insights 2017 taking place in Nashville, Tennessee. The company has added a number of new features with the top two being new cloud-based analytics and a new cloud instances. Scott Hays, senior vice president, product marketing, Epicor said: “With…

SAP refocuses its Leonardo on digital innovation

For those who know, SAP Leonardo (Leonardo) was SAP’s brand for IoT. At Sapphire 2017 SAP has extended Leonardo to make IoT a part of the broader drive towards digital innovation. The concept is the combination of: Enablement of enterprises to innovate at scale. Enterprise business redefinition appropriate to a digital world. The key to…

Infor provides radar for Healthcare providers

In a time of uncertainty for healthcare providers in the months ahead, Infor has announced a timely update to the analytics for its CloudSuite Healthcare product. The impending repeal of parts of the Affordable Care Act. Its replacement, the American Health Care Act (AHCA) already passed by the US House of Representative. Healthcare organisations need…

Plex plunders mathematics for Supply Chain and HCM improvements

With PowerPlex 2017 in full swing in Atlanta, Plex has announced improvements to Supply chain planning and its analytics suite. For Supply Chain planning it is introducing predictive demand forecasting and machine learning. To supplement the announcement made this year on IntelliPlex Production Analytic Application it introduces Supply Chain and Human Capital analytics. None of…

Infor goes after Honda supply chain

Infor has announced an update to Infor CloudSuite Automotive. There are several enhancements in this release including improved shipment fulfilment, line side labelling and repetitive manufacturing and quality management. However the largest benefit is the certification of and support for American Honda Motor EDI and bar-codes. This will enable clients to interact with Honda and…

NetSuite delivers more, more, more at SuiteWorld

The product keynote at SuiteWorld hosted by Evan Goldberg, founder and CTO of NetSuite was a marathon whirlwind of news. Like previous years it overran but was a rapid fire of good news for users as multiple items on peoples wish lists for the ERP solution were crossed off the list. Some of the biggest cheers…

NetSuite announces triple boost under Oracle

At the SuiteWorld 17 keynote in Las Vegas Jim McGeever laid out three pillars of investment for NetSuite under the Oracle ownership. Those three pillars are going global, SuitePeople and SuiteSuccess. First however he introduced Mark Hurd, CEO Oracle to allay some of the fears and rumours that have circulated since the acquisition. Oracle will…

Infor acquires cloud-native BI

Infor has announced it is to acquire business intelligence (BI), analytics and data visualisation company Birst. A cloud-native company, Birst has built its own platform to handle complex data analysis and presentation. It is a good fit for Infor who will gain from Birst’s reputation in the market and some high profile customers. Birst was…

Netsuite helps New York Homeless twice over

SuiteWorld kicked off with the fourth Hackathon4Good. The event brings together people from NetSuite, its partners and customers. Their goal is to create a piece of software that tries to solve a challenge presented by a non-profit organisation. This year only one non-profit organisation benefitted but presented two challenges that it faces. NetSuite solves the first BrightPoint…

Capital Corrugated & Carton continues transformation with Epicor

Epicor has announced that Capital Corrugated & Carton have selected Epicor AVP and BVP to continue their digital transformation. When Brett W. Smith, Controller, Capital Corrugated & Carton joined the company he found the systems in a mess. He stated: “….started reviewing the accounting controls and system functionality. I found the system to be lacking…