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Mobile ERP News
March 16, 2016
The latest release of the Epicor ERP platform includes enhanced features for international business, new mobile access and cloud deployment options.
November 19, 2015
Due out early in 2016, the major new release of Microsoft Dynamics AX adds mobile-friendly HTML5 user interface, embedded analytics and Excel macro-like task guides.
October 09, 2015
Apple's iPad Pro has many appealing features. Consumers likely will love it, but will it find a place in enterprises?
September 28, 2015
Two companies tried using Apple iPads in the warehouse, and they each had different experiences: one good, one bad. Here is their story.
Mobile ERP Get Started
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Some companies are outfitting their vehicles with consumer-grade devices to keep in touch with drivers while they're on the road. Here's a look at that strategy's benefits and risks. Continue Reading
The manufacturing and supply chain industries were among the earliest adopters of enterprise-class mobile applications and hardware, but as platforms have evolved, with interfaces resembling cheaper smartphones and tablets, IT strategists have had ... Continue Reading
Interest is high in cloud-based mobile ERP, and it can make your life easier. But you should look before you leap. Continue Reading
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Apple iOS is losing ground to its competitors for good reason, but the rise of mobility management tools and HTML5 make the device OS choice less crucial than in the past. Continue Reading
Analysts say legacy vendors are reluctant to rewrite code, but cloud ERP offers an inherent advantage for viewing reports and analytics on smartphones and tablets. Continue Reading
Wearable technology's benefits for the manufacturing sector are notable, including the ability to assist in training and streamline processes. Here's a look. Continue Reading
Manage Mobile ERP
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Mobility is nothing new to logistics operations in the warehouse and on the road, but finding the right place for smartphones, wearables and tablets takes careful planning. Continue Reading
Adapting to an environment for a specific purpose is the main criterion for ruggedized devices, but that could start to change with more capable versions of Android and Windows. Continue Reading
Google's Android rules the roost in consumer devices and is gaining on the many flavors of Microsoft Windows that dominate mobile OS market share in manufacturing. Continue Reading
Problem Solve Mobile ERP Issues
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Historically, enterprise resource planning systems were designed to stay firmly -- and securely -- put. That's why you'll need to address multiple challenges to achieve mobile ERP. Continue Reading
In this time of ubiquitous smartphones and the use of BYOD, it would seem that mobile ERP applications would be widespread in manufacturing. Here's why they're not. Continue Reading
In this expert response, find out how to get all employees on board with a mobile deployment. Continue Reading