- June 07, 2018
A migration can cost millions, but Oracle believes its new automation and integration tools can significantly reduce the cost of ERP system migrations to the cloud.
- November 17, 2017
Atlanta's Oracle ERP migration faced two paths: partial on premises or full cloud. Feature improvements helped to sell Oracle's cloud, but Oracle's pricing made it inevitable.
- September 17, 2014
Infor rolls out Infor Xi and four new cloud applications at Inforum 2014, but users are unsure how -- or whether -- to move off their ERPs.
- April 14, 2014
Learn what Infor's recently announced CloudSuite hosted applications could mean for the cloud ERP market.
- February 14, 2014
In this news roundup, read about Microsoft's plan for Oracle on Azure, industrial automation from GE, and Intel's 3-D printing investments.
- February 07, 2014
In this Q&A, find out how users are falling behind on SaaS security management and what can be done about it.
- March 14, 2013
Convergence of cloud computing, mobility, social media and big data were again the focus of annual IDC conference.
- May 16, 2012
Many manufacturers run multiple ERP systems -- or multiple instances of one system. But there are significant downsides to operating this way.
- April 25, 2012
Expert columnist: Open source computing creates new opportunities to collaborate across enterprise processes and integrate with proprietary applications.
- March 05, 2012
Submissions to a contest by the XBRL US consortium show how SEC financial statements can be tapped for financial metrics.
- February 28, 2012
New Gartner research advises companies to divide their ERP into three abstraction layers so unwanted changes aren’t carried forward and customizations don’t affect core ERP.
- July 22, 2011
IT governance needn’t be complex or reserved for the largest enterprises. Today’s frameworks offer practical tools for all types of companies.
- July 20, 2011
New technologies are making ERP and other enterprise applications more efficient and manageable, according to a new Forrester report outlining how to make the most of the changes.
- May 27, 2011
IT managers who have been there say Microsoft SharePoint collaboration can go haywire without a firm foundation for governance, architecture and development.
- May 05, 2011
The best data warehouses for manufacturers are built on a foundation of clear business goals.