Without the aid of hindsight, few of us in business would have believed the pace of technological advance in computing. But are we keeping up with all the changes asks Andrew Mills, Account Manager at ERP software vendor Javelin.
The number of High Court cases relating to the theft of confidential information rose 250% between 2010 and 2012, with the majority of victims being SMEs and the majority of perpetrators being employees who were leaving the company according to new research.
With the prospect of implementing its first independent ERP system ahead, Tarmac Building Products found it had neither the capability nor desire to host and manage the application. Like an increasing number of manufacturers, it chose to outsource.
What’s the attraction of using simulation techniques to model production lines or plan factories and warehouses? Malcolm Wheatley investigates as manufacturers turn to the technology with increasing frequency.
Product recalls are increasing in frequency and cost. Keith Nichols, a consultant at industry technology analyst Cambashi, considers how PLM software can help manufacturers avoid these unwelcome burdens and the damage they can incur.