Thursday, January 19, 2017


Metrics Matter - Feature

Metrics Matter: Align ERP With Business Strategy

So you’re in the middle of an ERP selection, reviewing items such as functionality, technology, user interface, etc. and contemplating the expense and effort of a long implementation cycle. But, how...
Becoming an Effective Enterprise

Becoming An Effective Enterprise

You may have heard us say how we aim to help all of our customers become an Effective Enterprise, but what does that really mean? At QAD, we pride ourselves on...
ERP Project Can’t Be All Things to Everyone

Like Fighter Jets, An ERP Project Can’t Be All Things to Everyone

In 2001 the United States Military began developing a new plane, the F-35. The aircraft was envisioned as a replacement for four different planes: the F-15, F-16, F-18 and A-10, and...
ERP Selection Process

ERP Selection: The Definition of Insanity

“Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” Why are you reading this? I’m sure you have better things to do, like focus on your customers and...
Manufacturing Plant

Ten Quick Questions to Assess the Effectiveness of Your Manufacturing Plant

Is The Entire Manufacturing Facility Neat, Orderly, Well-Lit and Quiet Enough So Workers Can Communicate? Evaluating orderliness is one of the easiest ways to assess the effectivity of a plant. Manufacturing can...