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Case Study: Düker GmbH & Co. KGaA


German iron foundry Düker GmbH & Co. KGaA has a broad product range. Focused on casting and surface refinement, the company manufactures products for a variety of industries. This would be challenging for any business software system. But Düker has had great success with the same enterprise resource planning (ERP) system since 1997. Find out how the company has kept its software current without losing control over its activities.

cast aluminium  product range. Focused on casting and surface refinement, the company manufactures products for a variety of industries. This would be challenging for any business software system. But Düker has had great success with the same enterprise resource planning (ERP) system since 1997. Find out how the company has kept its software current without losing control over its activities. Read More

Oberfield Architectural Precast Selects Rootstock Cloud ERP


Oberfield Architectural Precast has selected Rootstock Software’s cloud enterprise resource planning (ERP) system to replace a legacy system that has run its course and especially for its scheduling features.

cast aluminium  manufactures architectural precast concrete, cast stone, and fiber-reinforced polymer/plastic (FRP) and glass fiber-reinforced concrete (GFRC) products, has selected Rootstock Software ’s cloud enterprise resource planning (ERP) system . Rootstock ERP will replace a legacy system that has run its course.   When Oberfield decided to upgrade its old manufacturing software system, it searched the Internet and checked out the Salesforce AppExchange marketplace to determine which ERP systems to consider. Read More

Mill Industries: A Generic ERP Challenge


Mills are factories where value is added to raw material by processing it into a form suitable either for further manufacturing, or for immediate end-use. However, general enterprise resource planning software typically does not meet the requirements of these industries.

cast aluminium  typically consists of rolling cast steel or aluminum into sheets and coils or extruding profiles, which are sold either to manufacturers or distributors. Plastics Industry-specific activities consists of transformation of raw materials as for metals, or production of thermally extruded and formed plastics. Paper Bulk products are usually not delivered directly to printers and packaging manufacturers or to wholesalers and distributors. Paper mills usually produce rolls of paper or card, which are used as Read More

Why .NET Technology Is Important for ERP


.NET technology is a wake-up call, and some people are sleeping through it! Remaining competitive means mission-critical software systems, such as enterprise resource planning (ERP) applications, must be designed from the ground up for connectivity and integration. But software developers don’t advertise their shortcomings, and some ERP vendors—and by association, their customers—are being left behind.

cast aluminium  leveraging .NET technology has cast their fate and stands to impact each of their customers on a strategic scale over the next few years. The manufacturing industry is moving rapidly to a new level of ubiquitous connectivity and inter-system integration. Despite many words to the contrary, some ERP companies and by association, their customers, are at risk of being left behind. Bad Timing for Many In the late 1990''s many ERP companies caught the web browser wave, undertaking projects to leverage the Read More

TurtleSpice ERP! (Week 3)


The story so far: Mike Chelonia, TurtleSpice’s comptroller, has been tasked to select an ERP system by his CFO. Swamped by phone calls from software vendors and consultants, and facing pressure from his VP to short-circuit the selection process, Mike faces some tough choices. When we asked you what you would do in Mike’s shoes, you voted to pursue the creation of an ERP selection team.

cast aluminium  of TurtleSpice’s ERP selection. Cast your vote at the bottom of this post! When it comes to TurtleSpice office politics, Mike knows he’s not going to win a game of knifey-knifey with his VP—not with Wade Sharkey’s MA in Back-stabbing and PhD in Manipulation. Mike’s best hope, he figures, is to lay out all the cards to the entire exec team and hope transparency and logic carry the day. Plan B: Update CV . Plan B, Part 2: Forge letters of reference . Mike takes the plunge and starts preparing a Read More

TurtleSpice ERP! (Week 5)


Welcome to Episode 5 of TurtleSpice ERP, our virtual ERP selection simulator! We’re following one company’s software selection process, from beginning to end—with a twist: It’s up to you to make sure comptroller Mike Chelonia stays on track and selects the right ERP system for the company. Cast your vote, and next week I’ll move the scenario forward based on the winning answer

cast aluminium  system for the company. Cast your vote , and next week I’ll move the scenario forward based on the winning answer. Previously: Episode 1 | Episode 2 | Episode 3 | Episode 4 Last week, supply issues threatened to derail the entire ERP selection project . When we asked what you’d do in Mike’s shoes, you voted to go with a streamlined business process modeling (BPM) option geared toward defining business requirements for software selection . Gutsy, but this may not go so well: Wade Sharkey, Read More

SouthWare Excellence Series: Making Excellence Easier Part Five: Competitive Analysis and User Recommendations


Most products have moved toward support for business management functions and exception management. SouthWare has embraced this concept at all levels, providing users executive information systems, exception management, task management, and even performance assessment.

cast aluminium  name recognition, users should cast as wide a net as possible by identifying products that meet their functional requirements. SouthWare has been a player in the distribution industry since its founding and has developed over time additional competencies in service management, rental equipment, e-commerce, and through its ISVs manufacturing, and other industry specific applications. The one fact that really sets SouthWare apart from its competition is its development of a comprehensive business Read More

ERP & Co.: How Process Manufacturers Use Technology to Scale New Heights


In this blog post, I’ll examine how growth-oriented organizations will build their IT infrastructure around ERP, and then integrate systems in other related areas to optimize their ERP capabilities. In the Beginning There Was ERP The recent TurtleSpice ERP series featured on the TEC blog features a fictionalized company within the process industry going through the decision process to

cast aluminium  are required. The Supporting Cast Although the TurtleSpice series does not make specific mention of other enterprise system requirements, it is not difficult to imagine that a similar organization going through growth would invest in other technologies. Some of these investments might be mandated by customers, while others could be required as a cost reduction and process improvement effort. Below are some of the systems that likely would be required. Customer Relationship Management (CRM) CRM is a Read More

Sales Force Automation Buyer’s Guide


No matter how effective your sales staff is, there’s always room to boost efficiency and increase sales. But how you go about doing so may be a point of contention. Sales force automation (SFA) solutions come in many flavors, but they don’t all offer the comprehensive SFA functionality you need. Find out how to avoid the pitfalls of choosing SFA software, and get help matching your needs with the right solution for you.

cast aluminium  on-demand CRM company Entellium cast in stark relief what can happen if a hosted CRM provider suddenly is unable to deliver on what it has promised - but still has all your SFA data in its possession. This exemplifies what happens when a company is left to start the vendor decision process from scratch, and in a hurry. For any SFA vendor, a look at the interface will be crucial. Clearly define your sales process before you decide upon technology. If the SFA/CRM technology you''re researching can help Read More

Enterprise Application Integration - the Latest Trend in Getting Value from Data


Enterprise Application Integration (EAI) is one of the hot-button issues in IT for the Year 2000. Information Week Research's survey of 300 technology managers showed nearly 75% of respondents said EAI is a planned project for their IT departments in the coming year. According to a survey conducted by Bank Boston, the market for EAI is expected to be $50 Billion USD by 2001. However, successful EAI requires a careful combination of a middleware framework, distributed object technologies, and custom consulting.

cast aluminium  Talarian: SmartSockets Tanit: Tanit CAST, Tanit STREAM Tempest Software: Tempest Messenger System Tibco: TIB/ActiveEnterprise TSI International Software (Mercator): Mercator E-Business Broker Vitria Technology: BusinessWare Many of these vendors have only written pre-packaged applications for particular vertical industries (i.e., Telecom), so customers will have to investigate multiple vendors to insure there is support for their particular industry. User Recommendations Customers with a need for EAI Read More

Enterprise Application Integration - Where Is It Now (And What Is It Now)? Part 2: Where Is It Now?


Enterprise Application Integration has changed massively in the past two years. Where is the market, and what vendors are left in the game?

cast aluminium  Talarian SmartSockets Tanit Tanit CAST, Tanit STREAM Tempest Software Tempest Messenger System Tibco TIB/ActiveEnterprise TSI International Software (Mercator) Mercator E-Business Broker Vitria Technology BusinessWare Who are the EAI vendors in 2001? Please note that not all vendors offer a complete solution. Most only offer pieces of the puzzle, but that is often all that a customer requires. Vendor Product BEA Systems WebLogic Candle Roma Cel Corporation Celware Computer Associates Jasmine ii Read More

TurtleSpice ERP! (Week 6)


Welcome to TurtleSpice ERP! We’re following one company’s software selection process, from beginning to end—with a twist: It’s up to you to make sure comptroller Mike Chelonia stays on track and selects the right ERP system for the company. Cast your vote at the bottom of this post, and next week I’ll move the scenario forward based on the winning answer. The story so far: Mike

cast aluminium  system for the company. Cast your vote at the bottom of this post , and next week I’ll move the scenario forward based on the winning answer. The story so far : Mike Chelonia, TurtleSpice’s comptroller, has been tasked to select an ERP system by his CFO. Facing pressure from his VP Wade Sharkey to short-circuit the selection process and select Big Gun Software, Mike gets a reprieve when Wade Sharkey is over-ruled by the CEO . When supply issues threatened to derail the entire ERP selection project , Read More

Enterprise Software Migration Alert: Is SAP the Alternative?


SAP may benefit the most during Oracle's merger transition. Unlike most migration programs, SAP is offering to be responsible for maintaining the competitions implementation, as users transition to SAP alternatives, offering the stability that some will likely crave.

cast aluminium  worldwide members joining via Web-cast and phone). The announcement included the new organization of the application, product and global support plans, and discussion about the market share. However, questions are lingering, such as Oracle''s infrastructure commitments. Given these elements of uncertainty, SAP might therefore benefit the most by Oracle''s merger transition—an ironic turn of events as Oracle''s merger is an attempt to uproot SAP''s current number one holding in the market. Currently, SAP Read More

TEC's Industry News Watch: This Week in Enterprise Software News


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cast aluminium  competitors Press release Nordic Cast Sourcing goes live with Epicor ERP Distribution This international distributor and supplier of metal products has never used an ERP application before, but business realities required online tracking of international trade operations. This is why the company selected and implemented Epicor ERP, which is capable of making such operations transparent, and easing money transfers and other multi-currency and multi-country transactions. It''s worth noting that Epicor ERP Read More