Seven Critical Requirements for Successful Mobile ERP

Leverage mobility to drive operational excellence
Mobile technology is not only gaining traction as a workplace productivity tool: mobility is influencing the way businesses run.

Manufacturing enterprises can leverage mobile ERP for material improvements in efficiency. ERP mobile applications enable users to access, create and share business information from hand-held devices like tablets and smart phones with […]

November 13th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

QAD Cloud EDI is “Honda Approved”

QAD Cloud EDI is “Honda Approved” QAD Cloud EDI Meets Stringent Honda Authorized Solution Status

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — July 14, 2015 — QAD Inc. (NASDAQ:QADA) (NASDAQ:QADB), a leading provider of enterprise software and services for global manufacturing companies, announced today that it has completed one of the most comprehensive and stringent software validation processes in […]

July 14th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

QAD Congratulates Nexteer Automotive on 2015 Manufacturing Leadership Award Win

Leading Tier-One automotive parts supplier recognized with Enterprise Technology Leadership Award for cloud ERP implementation project

March 19th, 2015: SANTA BARBARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–QAD Inc. (NASDAQ:QADA) (NASDAQ:QADB), a leading provider of enterprise software and services designed for global manufacturing companies, is pleased to congratulate one of its customers, Nexteer Automotive, on receiving the 2015 Manufacturing Leadership Award […]

March 19th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Intelligent Outsourcing for a Successful ERP Implementation

It’s no secret that too many ERPs fail to live up to expectations – or simply fail altogether. One reason is the mammoth array of skills and competencies an ERP implementation requires to succeed.

Driving business transformation through ERP necessitates having a vision for how the business will evolve in the future. To make that vision […]

August 6th, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Why Lose Money and Time on Ineffective Consignment Inventory Management?

Your “trunk stock” is mobile – trunk stock inventory management should be too

Merchandise that a sales rep carries around for demonstration or immediate sales is called “trunk stock”. A rep might carry this inventory in rolling cases, or even in an actual trunk. Inventory that a life sciences sales rep keeps on hand is referred […]

June 24th, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Snapshots from QAD Explore 2014 – Cloud ERP, Quality Management, Compliance and More

In New Orleans, they always laissez les bon temps rouler – and the 2014 edition of QAD Explore customer conference held there on May 5 – 8 was no exception. We’re talking about great educational sessions and valuable insights into QAD’s product vision and direction.

A highlight of the conference was seeing long-time Strategic customer and […]

June 2nd, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Top 3 Reasons to Attend QAD Explore 2014

QAD Customers are invited to visit Strategic Information Group in booth #301 at QAD Explore 2014 in New Orleans on May 5-8, 2014.

Here are the top 3 reasons why you need to be there!

Network with QAD’s global community of leading manufacturers.
At Explore, learn how QAD and Strategic Information Group are working today to help your […]

April 22nd, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

10 Tips to Shift and Uplift your ERP to the Cloud

ERP in the cloud offers a low cost, high performance alternative to on-premise enterprise software – with less effort and risk. Today’s cloud ERP solutions securely and reliably deliver all the capabilities manufacturers need to improve response time, meet compliance requirements, increase customer satisfaction and drive measurable performance.

Cloud-based solutions and services are easy to deploy, […]

March 25th, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

5 Steps to Overcome ERP Stagnation and Energize ROI

Every new ERP project begins with purpose, direction and anticipation. A successful implementation means streamlined processes, more efficiency, reduced waste, better customer service, bottom line savings and top line growth.

But over time business needs change, and an ERP system can lose its edge. System performance starts to lag. Or competitive advantage erodes as early adopters […]

February 18th, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Adventures with Independent ERP Consultants – The Beauty and the Beast

Engaging the services of an independent consultant is often the best approach to making your ERP project succeed. In those cases, it’s a beautiful thing. But sometimes, independent consultants come with baggage that reveals a more beastly side, dooming your project to abject – and costly – failure.

Independent ERP consultants are in business to help […]

November 18th, 2013|Categories: Blog|Tags: |