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.
Microsoft NAV is a broad ERP suite that combines financial, distribution and light manufacturing software, along with unique capabilities for Service Management, integration to Dynamics CRM and a rich third party eco-system of add-on solutions. The ERP software product is targeted at the Small and Midsize Business market and has particular geo strength in Europe.
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.
An ERP software implementation means change. And change, inevitably, means resistance because people are resistant to change. The lack of a change management plan, or under-appreciation of the change management process, has been attributed to many a failed ERP implementations. Here we review and recommend proven strategies to proactively manage change.
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.