Microsoft's launch of Dynamics 365 is long on marketing hyperbole, but short on specifics. This Microsoft ERP software review compares Microsoft's top two ERP software solutions — Dynamics 365 Financials and Dynamics 365 Operations. Each ERP solution is compared, contrasted and ranked among 16 key evaluation criteria.
Dynamics AX has emerged in a way that many insiders believe it is the chosen flagship ERP product among Microsoft's ERP solutions. In this Dynamics AX software review, we examine the functional areas, software technology, integration and customization capabilities, cloud capabilities and compile a list of competitive strengths and weaknesses.
RedPrairie is supply chain software leader, and a strong challenger to Manhattan Associates, particularly in the areas of warehouse management systems and transportation management systems. In this supply chain software review, we flush out areas of distinction, strengths, weaknesses, best customer fit and alternative products to consider.
Manhattan Associates is a clear enterprise software leader in supply chain execution with strong offerings in Warehouse Management Systems and Transportation Management systems. In this Manhattan software review, we apply a deep dive examination to assess competitive strengths, weaknesses and costs of the supply chain leading solution.
SAP is one of a few market share leaders in the HCM and payroll software industry. However, with the rise of Workday, gains by Oracle and several HR best of breed solutions that leadership is more at risk now than it has ever been. This independent SAP HCM software review goes in depth to assess SAP HR competitive strengths, weaknesses, limitations and costs.
In very short order, Workday has pioneered HR and payroll cloud delivery, soared to the top of the Human Capital Management (HCM) software industry and become a popular alternative to market share leaders Infor, Oracle and SAP as well as a cadre of legacy payroll software vendors. This Workday evaluation compares Workday to the more established leaders such as Oracle and SAP.
This independent Salesforce CRM review examines the cloud CRM leader's competitive strengths and comparative weaknesses. The impartial analysis then advises Salesforce.com's best fit and when CRM buyers should short list this cloud solution, as well as when alternative products may make better sense for the company.
Although a late entrant to the cloud CRM market, Microsoft has become the number 4 CRM software market share leader (behind Salesforce, SAP and Oracle). The company is using its momentum to shift the market in terms of platform capabilities, delivery options and software pricing. This Dynamics CRM review shares the strengths and weaknesses of this rising solution.
Gartner advised that approximately 75 percent of all ERP software projects fail to achieve their objectives. The reasons for failed ERP deployments are many and varied but one thing they all have in common is failed governance. Here are four enterprise software governance best practices to ensure your ERP implementation is successful and achieves its goals.
Until recently, Supply Chain Management software dealt with execution efficiencies in the areas of procurement, inventory management and logistics. However, as SCM becomes increasingly strategic, the focus moves to demand driven, dynamically synchronized, global and more collaborative supply chain applications.
Since Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software pumps the heart of a company's life-blood, it's vital that businesses expend the necessary time and resources to ensure they select the best-suited product and technology partner to implement and support their investment. We identify several ERP software selection critical components.
Effective ERP software demos give you the vital information to compare and contrast different ERP systems and help you make the best selection. Ineffective demo turn into cheerleading exercises for the vendor's product, nearly devoid of useful information. This article identifies the steps to maximize your ERP demo success, and ultimately your ERP software selection decision.