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A Sneak Peek Into IQMS' Upcoming Applications - Part II

Posted by Jason Slater on Thu, Jan 26, 2012 @ 10:15 AM

IQMS' Automation Department has some additional exciting projects to tell you about. In the first part of this blog series, I mentioned some inside information on the latest technology coming out of the Automation Department, such as RealTime™ Process Monitoring and Android tablet applications. Now I'd like to jump right into some applications that are also sure to be a hit. 

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Tags: manufacturing ERP software, IQMS, EnterpriseIQ, Inventory Control, Automation, Mobile ERP Software, Machine Monitoring

Should You Use A Manufacturing ERP Consultant?

Posted by Daniele Fresca on Thu, Jan 19, 2012 @ 09:21 AM

As manufacturing companies begin a new calendar year, many take this opportunity to evaluate new manufacturing ERP software in hopes of starting a new year with a new implementation project. Often times, companies ask us about the use of consultants: Should they use them? How should they pick one? Are they a help or a hindrance? The answers to these questions are as varied as the number of consultants available. Here at IQMS, we have encountered all types of implementations and, based on what we have seen, here are some things to consider when evaluating outside consultants:

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Tags: manufacturing ERP software, IQMS, EnterpriseIQ, ERP Selection, Implementation

5 Key ERP Security Features to Satisfy Strict User Traceability

Posted by Tina Jolicoeur on Thu, Jan 12, 2012 @ 09:01 AM

With all of the regulations put upon the different manufacturing industries, one important consideration when selecting manufacturing ERP software is user traceability. Regulators not only want to know that there is traceability on the manufacturing of the product, but they also are enforcing accountability. There are several requirements to keep in mind regarding your ERP system's user traceability functionality and here are just a few of them:

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Tags: manufacturing ERP software, IQMS, EnterpriseIQ, CRM, IT/Data Services, Quality Management, Inventory Control, Security

Lessons from IQMS Technical Support Part II

Posted by Shannon Holloway on Thu, Jan 05, 2012 @ 11:57 AM

In my last entry, I discussed the benefits of using technical support and the importance of handling issues promptly to maintain user support and morale. So now that you are calling support, allow me to address a few key things you can do, as the user, to expedite any support call regardless of the issue. 

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Tags: manufacturing ERP software, IQMS, EnterpriseIQ, Inventory Control, Technical Support