Cloud based ERP systems

  • January 14, 2020 14 Jan'20

    SAP competitors see openings with S/4HANA qualms

    SAP customers may consider other ERP vendors as the clock speeds up for the 2025 support end for ECC, but some observers believe a move to another vendor may be just as difficult.

  • November 06, 2019 06 Nov'19

    With Scout, Workday acquisition strategy takes shape

    Workday's planned acquisition of Scout RFP, a sourcing and procurement platform, says one thing to analysts: It is pushing to become a full-service ERP vendor.

  • October 29, 2019 29 Oct'19

    Epicor cloud, on-premises ERP get equal treatment

    Epicor upgraded its platform, and the improvements are available to both cloud and on-premises ERP users. The upgrade takes advantage of Microsoft Azure technologies.

  • October 25, 2019 25 Oct'19

    Unit4 ERP software aims to prioritize people experience

    Unit4 promises to deliver features including the ability to self-drive, automate repetitive administrative tasks, integrate third-party applications and add customer extensions.

  • October 24, 2019 24 Oct'19

    New small business ERP delivers SAP Business One alternative

    SMBs in search of an affordable ERP app can look to Priority Zoom a cloud-based platform designed to help small and medium-sized businesses manage each phase of the sales cycle.

  • October 23, 2019 23 Oct'19

    SAP's McDermott joins ServiceNow to push enterprise growth

    SAP's Bill McDermott will take over as ServiceNow CEO, replacing John Donahoe, in a move that analysts say could take the fast-growing ITSM vendor in new product directions.

  • October 18, 2019 18 Oct'19

    Acumatica cloud ERP, IFS systems fit together well

    Acumatica and IFS share a similar manufacturing ERP industry focus but target different markets. In this Q&A, Acumatica CEO Jon Roskill explains how the vendors are working to integrate systems and services.

  • October 03, 2019 03 Oct'19

    Infor positions CloudSuite ERP as alternative to S/4HANA

    Infor's Rod Johnson, general manager and head of Americas, said the company is focused on two things: getting its customers to the cloud faster and helping its customers get more value out of their investments.

  • September 26, 2019 26 Sep'19

    Inforum 2019 focuses on ease of deployment and intelligent ERP

    Infor talked up AI, machine learning and embedded RPA as intelligent tools that will help make ERP projects more successful. But do customers need features like these?

  • September 25, 2019 25 Sep'19

    At Inforum 2019, Infor takes aim at SAP

    Infor wants to take SAP head-on. At Inforum 2019, Infor executives described SAP's push to migrate customers to SAP S/4HANA by 2025 as an opportunity to do just that.

  • September 20, 2019 20 Sep'19

    Oracle strengthens autonomous cloud positioning

    Oracle announced a host of new features for EPM, ERP and HCM clouds, including machine learning OCR and new jobs for the Oracle bot, and a new UX.

  • August 22, 2019 22 Aug'19

    Shakeup in the Infor leadership tree

    Charles Phillips moved from Infor CEO to become chairman of the board of directors. He has been replaced by CFO Kevin Samuelson. Analysts believe recent revenue results may be behind the moves.

  • August 12, 2019 12 Aug'19

    Cloud is driving force behind 2019 ERP industry trends

    Interest in deploying ERP systems to the cloud continued to increase in 2019, but deployments may be slowed by misunderstanding and uncertainty about vendor roadmaps and costs.

  • August 06, 2019 06 Aug'19

    Aysling launches new vendor management software

    Vendor Management is a cloud-based software designed to help businesses manage their vendors and vendors' employees. It lets users track payments, store files, see invoices and more.

  • July 25, 2019 25 Jul'19

    IFS, Acumatica take aim at top-tier ERP vendors -- together

    IFS and Acumatica now share the same corporate ownership with EQT Partners, which creates the potential for the two ERP companies to collaborate on technology and business resources.