AX and CRM Partner 2e2 calls in administrators

AX and CRM Partner, which acquired Morse in 2010, collapses under the weight of its debt. The UK operations of 2e2, one of the UK’s largest IT services companies, have gone into administration after the company failed to win finance to repay its considerable debt. Financial advisory FTI Consulting has been appointed as administrator for 2e2’s UK divisions “following the failure to secure additional funding for the business”. “We are working closely with management and other key stakeholders to …

Top 10 Reasons to Move Your ERP to the Cloud

Top 10 Reasons to Move Your ERP to the Cloud Businesses demand flexibility, security, and scalability. The cloud provides all of that—and better yet, it is very affordable. Here are the top 10 reasons why you should consider moving your ERP to the cloud: 1. Smaller Initial Investment – Services are provided on a subscription, pay-as-you-go basis which means that implementing a cloud based ERP system can greatly reduce the initial capital costs of investing in an ERP system. Many vendors …

What is ERP and Why Every Company Should Have One?

What is ERP and Why Every Company Should Have One? An Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution is an information system that supports business operations and aids in decision-making. Some of the business functions supported by the information system include human resources, sales, production, customer service and finance. The ERP system uses a centralised database and platform with a consistent and uniform user interface for the user of the system. Why Does my Organisation Need an ERP …

ERP in 2013

Over the last 15 years there seems to be a general trend of consolidation within the market. The number of solutions available to the SME market seem to be both getting much more sophisticated as you would expect over time but also the choice seems to be becoming far more limited in terms of vendors. 15 years ago Conspicuous would regularly have a stand at Softworld ERP in the UK. There was always a plethora of choice from the main players SAP, Epicor, Access, Sage or Damgaard to a handful …