Deciphering the Web of Business Intelligence Tools

business intelligence streamlineThe process of commissioning business intelligence tools will form one of the earlier phases in strategic planning when a business is trying to streamline decision making so that it is largely evidence-based. One approach is to look at each available tool that may be used by partners or competitors and then find ways of incorporating it within the existing and future business plans.

The other approach is to set out an over-arching strategy model which will ultimately determine the processes and outcome of the commissioning. This article is intended to provide both an overview and introduction to the fundamentals. … Read more

Pros and Cons of Enterprise Resource Planning

ERP softwareEnterprise resource planning soft wares are designed mainly to eliminate the complexity involved in managing the resources pertaining to the company. Though the main motive of ERP software is to increase the productivity it also has some disadvantages in it. Let’s discuss some of the advantages and disadvantages involved in the ERP systems.

Advantages:
A company which doesn’t use ERP really finds it difficult to have proper communication with each other business units. Even though many software applications are available to share the resources efficiently, ERP overtakes every other software with the fact that ERP are centralized service for any kind of information available related to the company. … Read more

Implementation of Enterprise Resource Planning

Enterprise Resource Planning SoftwareEnterprise Resource Planning or shortly called as ERP, requires many software and hardware components for storing and managing information related to a company. With the increase in the scope of ERP software, there are lots of vendors who provide this service. ERP software offers complex services and the people who are assigned to work on ERP are well-trained in using this ERP.

ERP has a variety of applications and processes which are available throughout their all business units. Implementing an ERP system is too complex and it can be done only by experts who have in-house skill in this software. This is also the most cost efficient way. There are many consultants and technical advisers available who can assist and implement the software provided requirements are clearly stated. … Read more