Responding to COVID-19: Navigating Supply Chain Disruptions with MeRLIN

COVID-19 turned out to be a black swan event that is disrupting the global economy and supply chains unlike any crisis in the last few decades. Empty supermarket shelves and consumers desperate for supplies have become a common sight worldwide. It has put business leaders around the world under immense Continue Reading

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Kumar Mallampalli

COVID-19 Should Change How We Think About Supply Chain Risk Costs

Eight years ago, I published a post on HBR, that summarized extensive research I had undertaken to understand how risk creates cost in any supply chain. My work was different from most other supply chain risk research in that I was concerned with how risk creates actual, every-day cost in Continue Reading

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Carlos Alvarenga
Advisory Board Member at RheinBrücke IT Consulting

ERP Comparison – Epicor vs SAP ?

Businesses today identify ERP systems as one of the critical IT investments to equip their business with capabilities to meet the fast-changing needs of customers. But, the ERP software market today is saturated with solutions from numerous vendors offering a host of features and with different pricing models coming at Continue Reading

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Suresh Chandrasekharan

Bring Strategy into Your Sourcing

As businesses today are navigating through a disruptive and turbulent economic climate, they need to strive to adapt themselves to achieve a robust and sustainable supply chain. It is likely that companies can navigate through most of the unpredictable conditions to a great extent if they can intelligently acquire goods Continue Reading

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Kumar Mallampalli

How To Avoid Disruptions In your Supply Chain?

How To Avoid Disruptions In your Supply Chain? Supply Chain disruption is probably one of the biggest fears shared by nearly all manufacturing supply chain planning professionals. Even the most established supply chains may be destabilized due to a myriad of reasons like the recent outbreak of the pandemic Covid-19, Continue Reading

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Kumar Mallampalli

Why BAQ execution plan is so important when you’re moving to Epicor Cloud?

  Why BAQ execution plan is so important when you’re moving to Epicor Cloud? (Or) Are you designing your BAQ’s efficiently? Have you heard sometimes your IT Administrator saying that… I saw a spike in the memory and CPU usage of the Epicor servers. I got a complaint from the Continue Reading

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Nithish Ramanathan

Efficiency in the Manufacturing sector demands smarter ERP

  With technology evolving at stunning rates, the manufacturing sector has entered a new era of ‘Industry4.0’, also called ‘Smart Manufacturing’. It comprises a mix of technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI), Additive manufacturing or 3D Printing, Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), etc at its core that extends manufacturing capabilities to Continue Reading

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Dhanya Arumughom

Setting up a high-performance scalable real-time data processing engine

What is the context? We wanted to develop an auction module for our flagship product MeRLIN. An e-Auction by nature is time-bound, where participants from across the globe login and submit their bids. During this period, the system is expected to provide competitive information on the participant’s bids against other Continue Reading

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Viswanathan Srinivasan

Things to consider when migrating from any other ERP to Epicor ERP

Businesses today are under pressure to keep moving and identify the latest technologies that can let them remain competitive in the global marketplace. Your ERP system has a pivotal role to play in improving your business’s efficiency. A move from your legacy ERP system to a modern one like Epicor Continue Reading

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Dhanya Arumughom

Welcome to the adaptive Era of Enterprise Resource Planning

Adative era of ERP

In this dynamic business environment, there is a need for the organisation’s ERP system to be adaptive to changing business requirements. These needs must be recognised and fulfilled efficiently to attain competitive advantage. A Forbes article by Scott D Anthony confirms that “indeed, for leaders to thrive in today’s constantly Continue Reading

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