Despite the proven success of ERP software in solving practical business challenges, there remain companies for whom the whole ERP thing has no delivered: Process are delayed and the cost of..
If VoIP changed the way businesses communicate, the next wave in innovation comes from the cloud as it embraces voice calling. The concept is called cloud telephony, and is quickly making waves in..
This blog is part of the series on IT empowerment for small and medium businesses as featured on CIOL.com, India's most trusted portal for IT companies. Mr Shyaam Sunder, Chief Knowledge Officer..
Is cloud computing only for huge players who can afford to spend a lot building up a cloud infrastructure? For a while it was true, as cloud computing was new and vendors were still testing the..
The way cloud computing is growing, the traditional idea of a software service may soon become obsolete. Cloud applications are already being used on a large scale. All this presents a peculiar..
Working out the right backup strategy can be difficult, as IT administrators know only too well. The right time for backups, the right medium, as well as the right procedure – all these impact the..
Not every ERP story is a successful one. There are enterprises who invested heavily in the most cutting-edge solutions they could find, only to realize that the system had managed to make things..
Just think of Enterprise Resource Planning and the image of a giant multinational corporation with thousands of employees comes to mind. That was true until recently, because the cost of implementing..
For extracting the most out of your ERP, it needs to be flexible and robust enough to fit right in with your enterprise needs. That’s why ERP systems come in myriad configurations, also making it..
Authenticity of documents is of highest importance when business transactions are involved. In the current age of digital communication, this becomes a challenge as most of the times the..
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The reason companies have drastically different experience with ERP systems points to the core of ERP success – implementation. It is only when the company has done the implementation right that all..
Enterprises are complex entities, with various departments each having its own processes and databases. The greatest challenge in any medium- to large-sized company lies in coordinating across..
ERP solutions have become the cornerstone for making data acquisition and related operations more efficient. But as most enterprises come to learn quickly, simply having an ERP solution installed is..
In this part, we discuss the problems faced by customers in adopting the cloud and some of the solutions that vendors can offer. The fears and concerns have deep roots in people’s attitude..
The cloud is everywhere, and almost every type of enterprise is benefitting from it. This also has some implications for ERP solutions, which until now have been solely on-premise, and let’s be..
Any mention of “hosted ERP” is enough to make enterprises uncomfortable. They reason that ERP data is the most sensitive and precious of their commodities, and so cannot be entrusted to a third..
There comes a time in every company when you begin to have doubts about the existing ERP solution. How can you decide if it’s really time to upgrade, and not just a sense of unease? Much like the..
The way Internet and enterprise computing have changed in the recent months clearly points to a whole new paradigm. As such, businesses will find that the old strategy models do not fit in..