The Benefits of Manufacturing ERP for the Plastics Sector

The plastics manufacturing industry has changed dramatically in recent years.

Increasingly globalised operations and technological advancements have led to more innovations than ever. The introduction of smarter and smarter robotics and automation in the manufacturing process is bringing us closer to the 'Internet of Things' revolution. As the industry becomes more advanced, our processes must take steps to keep up.

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What's Coming Up for the IBM i World in 2017

A look ahead at some of the events and learning opportunities for IBM i professtionals and developers in 2017.

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How Manufacturers can easily manage Cyber Security and Risk

Managing risk for cyber security in the manufacturing sector is essential, yet it can pose quite a challenge. Even finding out about possible risks can be difficult, let alone finding the solutions! A recent study from Deloitte and the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation (MAPI) took an in-depth look at six emerging themes, to offer advice on security, vigilance and resilience, in the case of cyber attacks.

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Proximity brings delivery & transport management to Veeqo

Proximity and Veeqo today announced a partnership to bring STREAM, a multi-award winning delivery and transport management application to the Veeqo inventory management and multi-channel retail platform.

STREAM, developed by Proximity, is a powerful cloud-based delivery and transport management solution designed for companies with complex and challenging delivery requirements including own vehicle-based deliveries, two-man home delivery, assembly, same day delivery services, emergency parts and repair services.

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What is the best alternative to Avaya BCMR?

News that Avaya are discontinuing their BCMR call centre reporting solution may be a cause for concern for anyone running Avaya Definity or Communication Manager call centres.

From 13th June 2016, Avaya have no longer accepted new orders for BCMR, software support will be discontinued in June 2017 and hardware support in June 2019. In any case, most Avaya call centres have outgrown BCMR for reporting.

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