Monthly Archives - May 2018

Where Robots Make Sense – And Where They Don’t (Conclusion of a two-part post)

We noted in our previous post how Elkhart, Indiana now leads the nation in robots per capita.  That opened us up to the broader topic of just where [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: May 31, 2018

The Town With the Most Robots Per Capita in the U.S.A.? Elkhart, Indiana

According to Kiplinger’s, Elkhart, Indiana leads the nation in most robots per capita.  Elkhart has seen “a boom in manufacturing related to the city’s thriving bus- and RV-making [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: May 29, 2018

Blockchain’s Effect on Supply Chain in 3 Simple Ways

We’ve written several times here about the importance of the new technology called blockchain.  (If you missed those try here for a two-parter outlining the importance of blockchain to [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: May 24, 2018

Seven Jobs of the Future

As machines get smarter, will jobs become increasingly scarcer?  That’s the fear of many, including some economists.  And while yes, some jobs will be lost, those with the [...]


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The Difference Between “Reporting” and “Business Intelligence (BI)” Solutions

Reporting and business intelligence can both be of critical importance to a company today.  After all, it’s often said that in the past we adopted technology to aid [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: May 17, 2018

Key Drivers of ERP Cost, Time and Risk

A lot of companies’ ERP projects run longer and cost more than originally expected.  If you’re among them, you’re not alone.  A recent state of ERP report for [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: May 15, 2018

These Guys Want to Disrupt Our Addiction to Technology

The average American checks their phone 47 times a day – that’s every 19 minutes of our working lives – according to Haley Edwards in a Technology Section [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: May 10, 2018

Why Companies Are Doing Requests for Proposal (RFPs) All Wrong

An ERP software provider called Abas (abas-erp.com) recently released a paper called “Writing a Better RFP” intended to advise companies on what’s wrong with most of their RFP [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: May 3, 2018

Five Takeaways From the 2018 ERP Report

Each year Panorama Consulting publishes an annual report on trends in Enterprise Resource Planning software and their implementations at companies large and small across the country.  They recently [...]


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