Tags: Manufacturing

QAD update demand and supply chain planning

QAD has announced the general release of the latest version of its demand and supply chain planning application (DSCP). The release, first unveiled back in April, has a number of functional improvements along with updates to the user interface (UI). Luc Janssen, QAD Vice President of R&D – Manufacturing and Supply Chain Solutions, commented: “This…

Lisa Pope talks about Epicor and cloud ERP

At Epicor Insights, Enterprise Times caught up with Lisa Pope, Executive Vice President, Digital Transformation and Cloud Evangelist. Having moved from Infor, we were keen to find out what Pope was bringing to Epicor. One area in particular was of interest to us and that was cloud, especially given Pope’s experience of bringing cloud computing to several…

ProV pushes into Latin America with IFS

IFS has announced that ProV International will open a centre of excellence in Brazil to support  IFS growth in Latin America. ProV is a global IT services company headquartered in Tampa, Florida and with offices in Germany, India and the Philippines. Investment in the Brazil centre of excellence represents ProV’s confirmation that: IFS has the…

Xain wins Porsche blockchain innovation contest

In March Porsche announced a contest to focus on blockchain technology. The winner would: collaborate with the Stuttgart sports car manufacturer from August 2017 receive an award of EUR 25,000 participate in the HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management’s Accelerator Program (“SpinLab – The HHL Accelerator”). Porsche has announced the winner. It is Xain which…

Is business software mobile ready?

The answer to that fundamental question is probably not yet according to a recent survey entitled ‘How mobile are UK businesses? It revealed that 72% of business leaders do not find it easy to carry out work from a mobile device. The survey was carried out by Atomik Research, sponsored by Priority Software Ltd. Priority are a…

Rootstock launches RootScan iOS app

Rootstock has announced the release of RootScan, an app that complements its ERP solution. The app will run on any iOS enabled device although it does not appear to be available yet from the UK iTunes store. Inventory management at its heart Mobile devices have delivered increased efficiencies in the warehouse. One of Rootstock’s own…

Business Leader Interview Chuck Berger, CEO at Kenandy

Chuck Berger is Kenandy’s Chief Executive Officer. Prior to joining Kenandy, Berger was the president and CEO of Extreme Networks, a leading provider of high-performance networking solutions. Before joining Extreme, Berger served as CEO of both large and midsize companies including ParAccel, DVDPlay, Nuance Communications, Vicinity Corporation, AdForce, and Radius. He also held executive positions in sales,…

Unionwear scales up with Rootstock

Unionwear are one of Rootstock’s most talked about manufacturing customers. We caught up with Mitch Cahn, CEO of Unionwear, an advocate of Rootstock and a recognised industry expert. Unionwear began life as a manufacturer of USA-made headwear and sewn bags. This includes such things as tote bags and backpacks for the fashion and promotions markets.…

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…

Triple win for NetSuite

NetSuite has won a trio of new partners in recent days. Terillium announced that it has joined the NetSuite Solution Provider Program. This is a major boost for NetSuite as it sees an Oracle platinum partner with 170 employees join its partner program. It demonstrates that Oracle partners see the benefit of reselling NetSuite into…