While Made2Manage's decision to go private under a wealthy Battery Ventures' wing, which was supposedly committed to invest in the acquired technology was prudent at the time of announcement; subsequent events might be showing us a different side of the buyout medal. Although the draconic exodus of former executives and subsequent layoffs may at the end of the day result with some benefits for the customers (e.g., the vendor's stability and improved delivery of product functionality and quality) albeit within the vendor's future sweet spot. While the target market remains small and midsize manufacturers, that more granular sweet spot is yet to be determined and vocally unveiled by the new management.
mrp characteristics of an engineer to order
vendor of traditional DOS-based MRP (materials requirement planning) software to a provider of nearly one-stop-shop'' enterprise business applications on contemporary Microsoft technologies. The company has, gradually, mostly by developing internally, and partly through acquisitions or partnerships, garnered a line of integrated collaborative e-business, CRM, business intelligence (BI), warehousing management system (WMS), shop floor data collection (SFDC) and advanced planning and scheduling (APS)