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Sage 100 Production Management Software Keeps Manufacturing On Track

by Stacy Schultz

Is your discrete make to stock manufacturing or fabricating company lacking the production management software you need to avoid bottlenecks or missed shipments due to stock-outs? Do you trust your inventory information?

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Looking At the Whole Picture

by Vrakas Blum

Have you ever had the experience of speaking with someone over the phone so many times that you build up an image of what that person looks like in your mind? If so – and most of us have – you probably recall the feeling of surprise when you actually first met that same person. Taller or shorter than you anticipated; younger or older; eyeglasses, hair color . . . the list goes on.

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How to Implement Sage 100cloud Manufacturing KPIs

by Kelly Bergmann

In order to remain competitive and profitable, discrete manufacturing companies often implement manufacturing KPIs to help them understand and react to changing scenarios. As the need for more useful and quicker insights grows, so has the reliance on outdated and ill-functioning software. 

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Should I Keep My Data On Premise or In the Cloud?

by Summit Hosting

In recent years, cloud hosting has drastically increased – according to a cloud adoption study, global cloud adoption by businesses reached 81% in 2018. Although cloud hosting is generally a go-to for most companies, sometimes it isn’t the best fit for everyone. With this in mind, it’s always a great idea to take a look at all of your option if you’re considering cloud hosting or on premise hosting.

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It’s What You Don’t Know That Can Hurt You

by Vrakas Blum

The author Mark Twain was once asked about his many business ventures – most of which had failed. Twain explained how his ventures had failed not because of bad technology (most of the items he invested in became very successful realities, but under different ownership), but rather had failed because he had not kept an eye on their progress.

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Vrakas/Blum Computer Consulting, Inc. achieves Sage Diamond Partner Status

by Vrakas Blum

 

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Giving a Voice to Your ERP Data

by Vrakas Blum

 

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Better Data Quality, Better Business Results

by Vrakas Blum

In this acronym-rich industry of ours there’s still one acronym that I hold above all others because its truth is undeniable: GIGO. For those of you who might not remember this one, it stands for “garbage in,  garbage out” – and it describes what we all know too-well: the poorer the quality of the data in our ERP  application, the less value we’re going to get out of it.

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2019 #VBCCUserConf

by Vrakas Blum

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

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The Race to Dashboards

by Vrakas Blum

Dashboards are to software applications what Starbucks™ is to coffee – omnipresent. In the same way it’s hard to drive into any North American town and not see one or two Starbucks (and usually across the street from one another), it’s hard to purchase any business software application – including ERP  applications – and not be told about, demonstrated to, and confused about the plethora of “dashboards” that come with it.

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