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Still Don’t Trust the Cloud?

When searching for enterprise business software, one choice that has to be made is whether to implement an on-premises solution or cloud-based/hosted solution.  Certain vendors may only offer one or the other which can help narrow down your search if you[...]
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SaaS and On-Premises Software Disaster Recovery Plan

You can’t predict when your offices will experience an event such as a power failure or a bigger disaster, such as flooding, however you can protect it to minimize the damages that can occur as a result of such a situation. Many companies rely on th[...]
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Is Cloud Based Wholesale ERP Software Right for Your Business?

Deciding to make the switch to a fully integrated ERP system as a wholesale distribution company – whether you’re transitioning from existing software or manual processes – requires a lot of time and resources.  It also involves making a ch[...]
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Cloud vs. On-Premises Cost Comparison

There are several aspects to consider when choosing to implement a fully integrated inventory and accounting (ERP) system – one of them being whether or not to implement the software via the cloud or as an on-premises solution. The term “cloud[...]
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Common eCommerce Integration Mistakes

Guest post by Samantha Hornby My colleague, David Silva, and I recently presented at Demac Media’s eCommerce Meetup to discuss common eCommerce integration mistakes.  Although Dave and I only presented on the most common mistakes that we see when[...]
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Blue Link and eCommerce: Your Gateway To Success

Guest blog by Josh Hines, Integration Developer at Demac Media Blue Link is an extremely robust ERP system.  At the heart of it, I know it best as Inventory Software, dealing directly with the Blue Link ERP system, the Blue Link API, and even leadi[...]
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Cloud ERP Software Popularity Still on the Rise

…………. Previously we wrote about the benefits of cloud ERP software, and it appears that the trend towards the cloud is continuing, perhaps as a result of its many benefits. Here’s a brief recap of the benefits of clou[...]

Popularity Contest: Hosted, SaaS & Cloud Software

After many discussions with individuals looking for new software, we have come to the conclusion that there is no consistent term used to describe hosted ERP software. Some people refer to it –most accurately – as a hosted solution, while others refer[...]
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Hosted Software: Keeping Your Data Safe

So you are now familiar with the differences between on-premises and hosted software solutions and you have decided that hosted software seems like a great fit for your business – yet you have concerns over the safety of your data. You are not alone in [...]
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Accounting Software Outlook for 2012

As we all know, the world will end in 2012. That means that this is your last chance to improve your accounting software – buy or upgrade now to avoid the apocalypse rush! I do have three somewhat serious predictions for 2012: The perc[...]
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Comparing Hosted (Online) & On-Premises Software Systems

We have touched upon the benefits of hosted software before, but we have yet to provide a side-by-side comparison of hosted and on-premises. The following post will serve as an overview guide to the difference between these deployment methods. The[...]
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The Benefits of Hosted Software / Cloud Computing

The story has been the same for the last several years – cloud-based services are the way to go. Even the skeptics are beginning to believe in the benefits of the cloud. According to Toolbox.com’s 2011 ERP Report, Enterprise hosted (cloud) solutions n[...]
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SaaS: Stop Adding Annoying Servers

Much has been said and written about the pros and cons of moving your business and accounting software systems into the “Cloud”. If you’re planning to replace your existing, on-premise ERP system anyway, then hopefully you are at least exploring the[...]

SaaS (Hosted) ERP: How Safe is Your Data?

The trend towards SaaS (software as a service) / Cloud Computing / hosted software continues, although in the ERP and Accounting software space, it’s an evolution rather than a revolution. In dealing with smaller owner-managed companies, I note that[...]
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Cost of Inventory Management – Part 2

Following on from a recent post, let’s revisit the question of how much inventory management software costs. For this purpose, we’re going to assume that you’re looking at Inventory / Accounting software – a fully integrated ERP system that includ[...]
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