Critical to Improving Manufacturing Shop Floor Data Collections

The difference mobility makes in the decision making process for manufacturing shop floor data collection is critical. A recent Aberdeen Group research study indicates that 78% of the respondents using mobility to manage shop floor data collection have the ability to detect changes in performance automatically. For the 22% not using mobility, they will continue…

Five Remedies to Alleviate Data Danger Risks

In our last post, we talked about the challenges companies face dealing with IT sprawl.  In many cases, the primary culprit driving sprawl is the differing objectives of those that need a solution (the business users) and those responsible for supporting/managing the system (IT department).  Even in the case of cloud solutions where there is…

Breaking Down Adoption Barriers for Accounts Payable Automation Technology

Automating the AP process delivers indisputable value in the form of reduced transaction costs, increased control over payment timing, and traceability through the AP process. Many studies have validated the value various technology solutions can bring to the AP process, but it is important to examine your practices to balance the right mix of automation…

How Offsite Records Storage Can Improve Operations

Offsite paper records storage can help you lower your operating costs, improve employee productivity, create more value from information assets, and protect your organization from the risks of litigation, audit, and disaster. There are many standards to consider when storing records beyond stuffing files into boxes and locating the nearest vacant office space or closet…

Tips for a Paper-Free Business: Capturing Document Data

Came across across an excellent article out on The Paperless Project website titled “Tips for a Paper-Free Business: Capturing Document Data” and wanted to share. This particular article focuses on three distinct areas of capturing document data: Bar code recognition, optical character recognition (OCR), and database lookups. Click here to access the full article.

Developing an Enterprise Vision For Content Management

By Mark Jackson… Enterprise content management (ECM) provides organizations with a platform to house unstructured content and deliver it in the proper format to multiple enterprise applications. This allows organizations to manage and use their content to facilitate business transactions, build content-rich business applications, integrate content services with business applications, and effectively control the life…