ERP

ERP Implementation Challenges & How To Overcome Them?

ERP Implementation Challenges & How To Overcome Them?
ERP Implementation Challenges & How To Overcome Them? As a company focused on ERP software development and implementation, we observe, that manufacturing SMEs have become aware that they have to adopt new technology and mobility in order to stay relevant. They understand and recognize the value that ERP can bring to their business and are keen to implement ERP. Yet, we observe that a good part of our preliminary discussions with our prospects focuses on their concerns and apprehensions about the ERP implementation challenges. Here, we are addressing these concerns through our blog. ...
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How to get maximum benefits of ERP implementation?

How to get maximum benefits of ERP implementation?
How to get maximum benefits of ERP implementation? Implementing ERP software is just the first step taken by manufacturing companies to improve current processes and achieve improved efficiency, productivity, and profitability. Once you have gone through the enormous task of implementing an ERP successfully, it is up to the company, how to reap the utmost benefits of ERP implementation across all processes, functions, departments, locations. Remember, successful ERP implementation does not transform an organization overnight. Companies that make optimum use of the software are able to r...
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Key Learnings from our successful ERP Implementations

Key Learnings from our successful ERP Implementations
Key Learnings from our successful ERP Implementations Before we explain the key learnings from our successful ERP implementations, let us first discuss what are the primary reasons for implementing, what are the expected outcomes and what are the steps involved in the implementation process. This will help us to outline the leanings at each and every step of the Implementation.  Why Implement ERP? What are the expected outcomes of ERP Implementation? At the heart of an ERP Implementation lies the burning desire for success. Adopting an ERP is a big decision for an organization. Companies ad...
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How to create a Lean Enterprise with ERP?

How to create a Lean Enterprise with ERP?
How to create a Lean Enterprise with ERP? Before we get into the details of how to create a Lean Enterprise with ERP, let us briefly understand the origin of Lean, principles of Lean, and how it expanded its focus to a Lean Enterprise. What is Lean? Lean is a way of thinking. It is a persistent effort towards minimizing waste for achieving continuous improvement. The Lean philosophy originated with Toyota putting into practice the Lean Production System to minimize waste without sacrificing productivity. They were able to achieve significant improvement in productivity, efficiency & pr...
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Strategy for successful ERP implementation

Strategy for successful ERP implementation
Strategy for successful ERP implementation Before we delve into the Strategy for successful ERP Implementation, let us understand why manufacturing companies need an ERP? What are the goals of an ERP implementation, how to define the success of an ERP Implementation, and what are the components of a successful ERP implementation strategy What is ERP? Enterprise resource planning (ERP) software applications integrate all important processes of an organization such as planning, production, purchasing inventory, sales, marketing, finance, human resources into a centralized system. ERP automate...
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How to use ERP as change driver in organization?

How to use ERP as change driver in organization?
How to use ERP as change driver in the organization? "Change is the only Constant in Business. Those who are able to adapt will win"  Alfred Herrhausen Changing Business Landscape The business landscape is changing very rapidly due to new and emerging technologies, digitization and automation. Hence embracing change is the need of the hour for any organization to survive the competition in the long term and succeed. Companies that are early adopters of ERP, digitization, automation have gained a significant edge over their competitors in terms of resource utilization, process transparenc...
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How to achieve Digital Transformation? How to create Digital Transformation Strategy?

How to achieve Digital Transformation? How to create Digital Transformation Strategy?
Digital transformation is a fundamental reality for businesses today. Organizations of all sizes realize that to delay digital transformation further is to risk obsolescence. And it is up to a company's leadership team to commandeer this revolution while ensuring business continuity! - Warren Buffett, Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway   What is Digital Transformation? In this age, which is driven by Information Technology, businesses must adopt new and emerging technologies into business processes and organization strategies to survive the fierce competition. Digitization is ...
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What is management by exception? How to implement it with Spectrum ERP?

What is management by exception?  How to implement it with Spectrum ERP?
What is Management by Exception? Management by exception primarily focuses on identifying and handling cases that deviate from the specified acceptable norms. It implies raising a flag, in situations that might cause difficulties to the business. It involves determining the reasons for an exception, resolving the causes and handling deviation with the help of skilled staff and management guidance. How you can set up "predetermined rules" for your business?  Spectrum ERP measures and monitors your business activities in real-time. It also allows you to identify a set of business activities a...
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Why is speed important for a business to succeed?

Why is speed important for a business to succeed?
"Speed is the New Currency of Business" - Marc Benioff - Chairman and CEO Salesforce Why is speed important for a business to succeed? Business is all about Speed they say!  But before we get into how or why speed is critical for any business to succeed, let us understand what exactly is speed in business. What is Speed in Business? In terms of Business, Speed essentially means how quickly your business performs. What is your turnaround time? How soon do you respond to prospect queries, clients requirements, customers feedback etc. In terms of a typical manufacturing business, it will m...
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