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What Is EDI In ERP: Just Another Annoying Acronym?

What is EDI in ERP? Standing for Electronic Data Interchange, it's a standardized method of exchanging electronic business documents from one computer to another.

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The Failure Of RBS To Successfully Perform A Software Upgrade

The failure of RBS (The Royal Bank of Scotland) resulted in a service disruption that left 6.5 million customers unable to access their accounts. What events led up to this failure?

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Change Management Gamification: The Missing Link To User Adoption?

What is change management gamification and is it the missing link to user adoption? We discuss the key facts you need to know here.

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The False Choice of Prepaid vs. Monthly Contracts - Enterprise Irregulars

In scaling the cash-flow side of SaaS, there’s almost nothing more powerful than annual contracts combined with prepaid cash.   It’s just such a huge benefit. You get all the cash up-front, and your churn almost by definition goes down. Because the earliest chance the customer has to churn is 12 months hence.

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Use Triangulation Forecasts For Improved Forecast Accuracy and Better Conversations - Enterprise Irregulars

Ever been in this meeting? CEO:  What’s the forecast? CRO:  Same as before, $3,400K. Director 1:  How do you feel about it? CRO:  Good. Director 2:  Where will we really land? CRO:  $3,400K.  That’s why that’s the forecast. Director 1:  But best case, where do we land? CRO:  Best case, $3,800K. Director 2: How do you define best case? CRO: If the stars align. Encouraging your CRO to think probabilistically about the forecast is a big ask. This series will introduce three concepts that help ensure that we have better conversations about the forecast and ultimately forecast better as a result.

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Technology In Local Government: 5 Predictions For 2021

What will technology in local government look like this year? Will local governments continue to move to the cloud and embrace modern ERP systems?