Manufacturing Pulse Blog

ERP Cloud Deployment - Is your head in the Clouds?

Pat McGrath February 17, 2015

Considerations and benefits when evaluating when and if you should deploy your ERP system into the cloud or to keep it on premises. Is the cloud right for you? Read More

10 Tips to Ensure a Smooth ERP Implementation

Pat McGrath December 2, 2014

These 10 Steps to a Smooth ERP Implementation should help you get on your way. If you would like further help or directions, please reach out to me or our team of consultants here at Barry-Wehmiller International. Read More

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Manufacturing Highlights: Process and Lean Manufacturing

Pam Washbon on Nov 18, 2014 11:41:00 AM

We hope to highlight the value that Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 brings to manufacturers. This week we will focus on some features that can aid process and lean manufacturing companies. Process Manufacturing Read More

Topics Enterprise Resource Planning

Some info on Microsoft Dynamics AX 2014/2015 Next Major Release codenamed "Rainier" or "Rainer "

Pam Washbon on Nov 4, 2014 11:41:00 AM

There has been some buzz around on the next release of AX codenamed "Rainier" or "Rainer" - I'm not sure on the correct codename. Features: Read More

Topics Enterprise Resource Planning

IDC’s The Future of Manufacturing Report

Pam Washbon on Nov 3, 2014 3:38:00 PM

You've heard the analysts and blogging pundits point to the manufacturing industry and expound on the new technologies reinvigorating the outlook for growth. This is the definitive whitepaper on where the manufacturing industry is going, how IT ... Read More

Topics Enterprise Resource Planning

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Manufacturing Highlights: Inventory Management, Master Planning and Warehouse Management

Pam Washbon on Oct 29, 2014 11:41:00 AM

We hope to highlight the value that Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 brings to manufacturers. This week we will focus on some features that can aid in inventory management, master planning and warehouse management. Inventory Management and Master Planning: Read More

Topics Enterprise Resource Planning

Thank you for attending the AXUG Summit and Congratulation to our Winners!

Pam Washbon on Oct 18, 2014 3:43:00 PM

AXUG Summit deemed a HUGE success by all who attended This week was the 10th Annual AXUG Summit in Barry-Wehmiller International’s own hometown of St. Louis, MO. It was our first time at the event and we had an enjoyed meeting many great people including ... Read More

Topics Enterprise Resource Planning

9 Tips for Selecting and Implementing an ERP System

Pam Washbon on Oct 9, 2014 3:38:00 PM

Here are nine tips on how to choose an ERP software solution and successfully deploy it. This is a condensed version of "9 Tips for Selecting and Implementing an ERP System" from CIO Magazine By Jennifer Lonoff Schiff Jul 30, 2014 1. Get upper ... Read More

Topics Enterprise Resource Planning

Configuring Vendor Ratings and Scorecards in Dynamics AX - A Tinkerers Notebook - Microsoft Dynamics AX - Microsoft Dynamics Community

Pam Washbon on Sep 15, 2014 3:59:00 PM

Dynamics AX allows you to configure your own Vendor Evaluation Criteria and then track the vendor performance against any or all of the criteria that you have defined. When you combine this with the Power BI tools, you get a great way to rate vendors, ... Read More

Topics Enterprise Resource Planning