Reducing Cyber and Data Security Risks for Industrial Manufacturers

Posted on: June 9, 2021 | By: Guy Logan | QAD Business Process, QAD Distribution, QAD Manufacturing

The hard truth is that a cyber and/or data security event can happen to any industrial manufacturer. However, there are practices and tools that can allow companies to reduce their cyber and data security risks. This article will discuss some of these safeguards. We’ll discuss the potential consequences that cybersecurity events can have for industrial manufacturers, solutions to prevent possible security breaches, and we’ll cover some different forms of high-profile...


Reducing Cyber and Data Security Risks for Food and Beverage Manufacturers

Posted on: June 9, 2021 | By: Guy Logan | QAD Manufacturing, QAD Business Process, QAD Distribution

The hard truth is that a cyber and/or data security event can happen to any food and beverage manufacturer. However, there are practices and tools that can allow companies to reduce their cyber and data security risks. This article will discuss some of these safeguards. We’ll discuss the potential consequences that cybersecurity events can have for food and beverage manufacturers, solutions to prevent possible security breaches, and we’ll cover some...


QAD ERP Financial Reporting

Posted on: June 30, 2020 | By: Andy Vitullo | QAD Financials

QAD’s ERP software provides several reporting tools.   Those tools include data views and browses, reporting framework reports and financial reporting tools. The Financial Report Writer (FRW) features a wide range of functionality. Near Real Time Reporting : As financial transactions are posted to the general ledger, a background process runs to refresh the FRW data set.  This enables FRW reports to have hourly and daily views of the financial results....


QAD Configurator: The Solution to Customized Products

Posted on: November 16, 2018 | By: Brad Weinstein | QAD Manufacturing, QAD Business Process

In today’s markets, pressure is constantly being placed on manufacturers to provide their customers with increasingly complex products.  Many customers are demanding detailed, customized products and sometimes this demand can be difficult to fulfill, especially in a timely manner.  Additionally, in some instances a disconnect can occur between the product idea sold by the salesperson and the actual manufacturing feasibility of the product, creating costly issues.  For manufacturers experiencing this...


3 Ways QAD Cloud ERP Benefits the Food and Beverage Manufacturing Industry

Posted on: October 22, 2018 | By: Guy Logan | QAD Manufacturing

With new manufacturing technology, the food and beverage industry can produce more product in less time, but how will they keep track of their supply chain and organize inventory? Producing multiple products and delivering to many consumers takes time and money and is difficult to maintain. There are many product lines and manufacturing processes within the food and beverage industry, therefore making it difficult for manufacturers to keep up with...


No Competition with Microsoft Dynamics GP

Posted on: February 23, 2017 | By: Craig Thompson | Microsoft Dynamics GP

Is your business lagging behind competitors? Are you a small to mid-size business looking for innovative integration within your enterprise? Microsoft Dynamics GP is the one stop shop for you! By implementing a forward-thinking ERP solution your business can create the competitive edge they have been searching for.   Integration Within the Enterprise   It can be overwhelming trying to promote integration within your business on a regular basis. The...


Successful ERP Implementation

Posted on: January 1, 2017 | By: Craig Thompson | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, ERP Selection, QAD Business Process

When trying for successful ERP implementation, it's important to be confident that you have the right partner who knows your companies industry inside and out. You want a partner that has experience and successes that reflect your individual goals for your company. While this seems simple, finding the right implementation partner and having a successful implementation can be difficult. When implementing a new ERP system like QAD ERP or Dynamics AX, you want to be...


ERP Talent Development & Training

Posted on: October 2, 2015 | By: Craig Thompson | QAD Financials, QAD Manufacturing, QAD Business Process, QAD Distribution

How to retain your ERP Talent Development Training? Is it challenging to help your internal resources develop the skills they need to be leaders in their job functions? Have you looked for external expertise with experience in your ERP applications, only to receive unqualified resume after unqualified resume? If these questions resonate with you. May be it's time to refresh the acquisition and retention strategies you use for talent development. In this three...