About two years ago, Epicor Software Corporation launched its next-generation converged product Epicor 9 (a.k.a. Epicor ERP [evaluate this solution]), which was covered at great length in my 2009 series. Over 250 customers have thus far gone live on Epicor 9, with roughly 1,700 units shipped in 21 months.
If these numbers are not overly impressive to some, they are not
idea is to concurrently harness and improve the triad of people, business processes, and applications. Indeed, complex supply chains today require electronic order management, collaborative planning, and performance management. Yet, legacy systems do not allow appropriate supply chain integration of data and processes. To compete successfully, companies need not only advanced software functionality, but also overall business visibility and agility. Logically, these goals are more easily achievable within