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Why Do Business Outcomes Matter in ERP Planning?

March 3, 2016

By: Steve Pasquill

ERP Planning

When embarking on an ERP implementation, it is critical to identify the business values and outcomes an ERP implementation will bring to your organization. In the following video, Steve Pasquill discusses why business outcomes matter in ERP planning.

ERP Planning – Why Business Outcomes Matter:

One of the things that organizations don’t think about enough as they move into ERP is the business value that ERP is going to deliver to them. They tend to focus really on the

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What is Cloud ERP?

February 18, 2016

By: Dror Orbach

Cloud ERP uses cloud-based computing platforms to provide more flexible ERP solutions to organizations than traditional ERP solutions. Rather than investing heavily in on-premises hardware, software and data storage, organizations can work with reputable service and
hosting providers to obtain access to ERP solutions that host some or all of these system components in the cloud.

In this video, Dror Orbach discusses Cloud ERP and its benefits.

For more information on Cloud ERP, please check out our new thought leadership paper Cloud ERP for Asset Intensive Industries.


What is Cloud ERP?


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Keys to a Successful ERP Implementation

February 4, 2016

By: Larry Perlov

ERP implementation projects aren’t as easy as they look, and they don’t look very easy. Every year, organizations spend millions of dollars to implement different ERP solutions with the hopes that the new solutions will allow companies to scale, reduce operating expenses, or become more effective at serving customers. However, many of these projects fail to achieve the benefits companies envision when they set out on their transformation journey.

In this blog series, I am going to share the

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Why is Big Data Important for SMEs?

January 13, 2016

By: Lorraine Howell

Every day your organization creates massive amounts of data across all operations, but how are you interpreting this data? With the right solution, organizations can dive into all that data and gain valuable insights that were previously unimaginable.

In this video, Lorraine Howell, VP Research and Development discusses what big data is and why it is important for SMEs to make smarter, more profitable decisions.

How to decide if you are ready for a new ERP?

December 17, 2015

By: Steve Pasquill

As your company evolves, the systems you use to facilitate operations will have to adapt and grow with your business. If you are thinking about taking on and ERP implementation, it is important to establish your business drivers and evaluate your options before achieving ERP readiness.

The following video of Illumiti VP of Delivery, Steve Pasquill identifies some key considerations before determining ERP readiness.


From the ERP Readiness Video:
What is ERP readiness?

Does your organization really understand what it takes to

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Cloud ERP Considerations

December 3, 2015

By: Dror Orbach

In my previous post, I wrote about the increasingly popular trend for organizations to use Cloud ERP solutions in an effort to reduce costs and ensure scalability.  However, as I mentioned, cloud ERP decisions can be complicated, and it’s important to understand all of the options before jumping ahead with a cloud solution.   In addition to determining whether to go with an on-premise, hybrid or fully cloud solution (see previous post) – it’s also important to understand whether

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Important steps to create your ERP Roadmap

November 20, 2015

By: Nir Orbach

It is challenging to decide on what are the top priorities when embarking on an ERP implementation. Creating a roadmap will help establish your business objectives and provide a clear understanding and direction of your ERP implementation.

The following video of Illumiti President, Nir Orbach identifies some key techniques to help build your ERP roadmap.

From the ERP Roadmap Video:

When organizations embark on an ERP implementation it is often challenging to decide on priorities due to the breadth of capability and

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Is Cloud ERP Right for You?

November 12, 2015

By: Dror Orbach

For those of you looking for a new ERP system, or even those looking to get the most out of your current system, I am sure that you have noticed a lot of content online about the dramatic shift underway toward Cloud ERP systems.  However, in spite of the tremendous interest in this topic, there is also tremendous confusion around what Cloud ERP is and the different forms it takes.  Over the next few posts, I’ll aim to

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Is your ERP ready for tomorrow?

October 28, 2015

By: Steve Thomas

The scalability of your ERP system is critical for business. Your ERP solution needs to be designed and aligned with your business drivers, so as you grow as an organization, your system grows with you.

The following video of Illumiti VP of Consulting, Steve Thomas identifies some key factors to determine if your ERP solution is ready to grow as your business needs evolve.

From the ERP Scalability Video:

Traditional IT definitions of scalability have tended to be in the world of resource

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I think big, therefore I am

August 10, 2015

By: Neal Johnie

If you’re a small or medium-sized business, chances are you’re interested in planning for growth. One of the best ways to build your business is to think and work like a larger company, whilst staying agile and flexible to offer a competitive advantage. If you adopt the techniques they use, and position yourself as a firm that can compete with larger rivals, you can level the playing field and build the confidence to achieve your ambitions.

Work big to

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