Business Automation and Software Blog

5 Point Plan to ERP Software Selection Success

Posted by Robert Baran on Fri, Nov 14, 2014 @ 12:25 PM

We no longer live in a business world where an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system is optional. It is certainly a necessity to have an ERP solution that can help you operate, manage, and keep up with your business while providing customization, easy integration, and broad functionality. Business has evolved substantially since ERP was first introduced in 1990, and you’ll need an updated ERP solution to meet your current needs.

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Topics: ERP Software, Manufacturing ERP Software, Infor ERP

For the Win: Being Victorious in Choosing an ERP Software Solution

Posted by Robert Baran on Fri, Nov 14, 2014 @ 12:15 PM

Whether you are considering enterprise resource planning (ERP) software for the first time or are in need of an updated and upgraded version, selecting and implementing the best solution for your business is no easy task. Modern ERP software offers extended functionality and allows your business to produce optimal results. Just as athletes strive to win the game, businesses should strive to be victorious in choosing and using the best software solutions for their company. In order to have a victory in the software modernization battle and implement the necessary ERP software improvements with ease, follow these tips:

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Topics: ERP Software, Manufacturing ERP Software, Infor ERP

Manufacturing's Transformation and Infor ERP's Response

Posted by Robert Baran on Wed, Sep 03, 2014 @ 02:37 PM

Manufacturing is Transforming. Will you be a part of the movement or will you be left behind?

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Topics: Manufacturing, Manufacturing ERP Software, Infor ERP

The Next Industrial Revolution: Innovation is Transforming Manufacturing

Posted by Robert Baran on Fri, Apr 25, 2014 @ 01:59 PM


Rapid technology changes mean manufacturers must be more flexible, agile, and adept at addressing global issues. Robotics, 3D printing, industrial Internets, data vaults, real-time collaboration, contextual decision making, remote connectivity, cloud deployments, smart tablets, GPS tracking, and ultra-intuitive user interfaces are just a few of the ways some forward-thinking manufacturers are staying ahead of fierce competition. This new industrial revolution brings complex pressures that require creative problem solving.  

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Topics: Infor ERP

Infor VISUAL ERP is in the Middle of Remarkable Transition

Posted by Robert Baran on Tue, Dec 18, 2012 @ 11:38 AM

I wanted to draw your attention towards an article I recently read recapping two analyst postings that further outline Infor’s strategy. We recently partnered with Infor and are offering Infor VISUAL for Chicago Manufacturing companies.  Infor is receiving some extremely positive feedback from their customers in terms of their product strategy and this is clearly now extending into the wider market place. Here’s a link to read the entire story.

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Topics: Product News, Infor ERP

Infor Named Emerging Technology Vendor

Posted by Robert Baran on Mon, Oct 01, 2012 @ 08:47 AM

Our partner, Infor - the world’s third-largest supplier of enterprise applications and services - has been selected as a 2012 Emerging Technology Vendor for the company’s innovation and high value to resellers. UBM Channel and CRN’s annual Emerging Technology Vendor list highlights the top vendors that deliver high-quality, easy to use technology and high margins to resellers. The companies featured in the list represent new opportunities for solution providers seeking new partner vendors.

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Topics: Product News, Infor ERP

PositiveVision Joins Infor Partner Network

Posted by Robert Baran on Mon, Aug 27, 2012 @ 03:59 PM
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Topics: Product News, Infor ERP

A Closer Look at Enterprise Resource Planning Systems

Posted by Robert Baran on Thu, Apr 21, 2011 @ 03:55 PM

It is a common misconception that Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems are just for large businesses. Though this may have been the case when they first came on the scene due to high dollar investment costs, there have been affordable options available for those in the mid-sized sector for some time now.

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Topics: Sage 300 ERP, ERP Software, Sage 50, Infor ERP

What is the real cost of ERP Software?

Posted by Robert Baran on Wed, Jan 26, 2011 @ 03:18 PM

Part 3 of a 4 part series

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Topics: Sage 300 ERP, ERP Software, Sage 50, Infor ERP