Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Innovation + Technology

Innovation + Technology

channel islands, cloud erp, effective enterprise, on premise

The Channel Islands Initiative Comes Full Circle. What’s Next?

It is hard to believe that the QAD R&D team, with many others including customers and partners, has worked on the Channel Islands initiative for five years now. But we have...
blockchain, bitcoin, data, cryptocurrency, blockchain ERP

Blockchain Revisited: Beyond the Buzz

2017 was the year of Bitcoin buzz. The cryptocurrency hit a high of $20,000 and was on the tip of many tongues. Blockchain, which is an open source digital ledger that...
robot_arm_AI_tablet

Thriving in the Manufacturing Digital Economy

The growing digital economy continues to take hold around the globe and constantly introduces new challenges for manufacturers. As consumers, it is mind boggling how many tasks can now be completed...
blockchain connected nodes

Blockchain: More Than A Buzzword

Blockchain: it’s the new buzzword being thrown around at the office and popping up in our LinkedIn feeds more and more every day. It claims that it’s going to revolutionize financial...
Machine Learning in Manufacturing

The Temperature is Rising for Machine Learning

It wasn’t until this past year that I was introduced to the concept of machine learning. As with most advanced technologies, it took a home experience to help me best understand...
3D Printing in Manufacturing

3D Printing: From Disruptive to Practical

Disruptive Technology: a new technology that completely changes the way things are done. -Cambridge University Dictionary As a reluctant member of the millennial generation, I admit that disruptive technologies are a bit...
Innovative 3D Printed Products

Innovative 3D Printed Products

It doesn’t seem that long ago that we got our 3D printer here at QAD, but here we are two years later, and 3D printing is still on top of everyone’s...
ERP Project Collaboration

A Collaborative Place for ERP Projects

As an administrator of an ERP system, it’s no secret that taking on ERP projects such as upgrades, new modules and new sites can be quite an undertaking. Who do you...
Multitenancy Technology Review

Technology Reviews: Multitenancy

In 2003, before the term “multitenancy” was widely used in the industry, QAD implemented the QAD Supplier Portal as a web application that fits the definition of a SaaS multitenant application....
Industry 4.0 in Manufacturing

Industry 4.0: An Introduction

It seems as if the whole world wants to talk about Industry 4.0 (or Industrie 4.0 if you prefer the European spelling). Industry 4.0 is embodied by two main buzz worthy...