Mobility, social collaboration, the cloud and big data are among just a few of the hot technology trends poised to transform the manufacturing supply chain and introduce new levels of collaboration.
However, figuring out your mobile strategy or what technologies to implement is no small undertaking and requires getting decision makers and experts across the organization on board. As manufacturers look to the future, their next enterprise resource planning (ERP) upgrade presents an ideal forcing function for change, bringing together key stakeholders to make decisions about incorporating new technology innovations.
Manufacturers have an opportunity to introduce powerful new capabilities into their ERP system – going far beyond mainstay reporting, financial, inventory, and supply chain management capabilities to achieve real business transformation.
The question then becomes, how can you get the most out of your ERP in the near term? Here are the top three “must have” technology trends to consider for your next ERP upgrade.