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Tips for Implementing a Cloud ERP Software Solution

Tips for Implementing a Cloud ERP Software Solution What is ERP software? Enterprise Resource Planning software, more often referred to simply as ERP software, is a business software solution used by companies to: Improve the efficiency of operations Boost employee productivity Perform in-depth analysis of company data ERP software is able to provide its benefits primarily by centralizing company data into a single computer database. By doing so, ERP software is able to process company data as a whole rather than in fragments spread across different departments....

April 23, 2021 · Cody Brownstein
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Cloud-Based vs On-Premise: Comparing Costs & Benefits

Cloud-Based vs On-Premise: Comparing Costs & Benefits What are Cloud-Based Servers? Cloud-based servers consist of a pool of resources hosted on physical computer servers. These physical servers are owned and operated by a third-party, such as Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Azure. The physical servers are distributed geographically for robustness, and are housed in secure, professionally-managed data centers. Companies that use Cloud-based servers do not own or control the physical servers....

April 12, 2021 · Cody Brownstein
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Public Clouds vs. Private Clouds

Public Clouds vs. Private Clouds What are public clouds? Public clouds consist of shared IT resources, such as computing power (servers), networking services, and data storage. Public clouds are the most common type of cloud, and references in the IT world to “the cloud” usually mean a public cloud. With public clouds, resources are managed by a third party, known as a cloud hosting provider. Cloud hosting providers include Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, and Oracle Cloud....

March 16, 2021 · Cody Brownstein
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Why Your Company Needs to Implement Two-Factor Authentication

Hackers and cybercriminals can easily take over your company’s valuable data if you’re not using two-factor authentication (2FA). Continue reading to learn more about 2FA and how MDS IT Services can help implement it for your company. What is Two-Factor Authentication? Two-factor authentication, also known as 2FA or multi-factor authentication, is a security feature that, when enabled, requires more than a password to be entered to access online accounts. You might have already encountered forms of 2FA....

January 10, 2021 · Cody Brownstein
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The Importance of KPIs in Manufacturing

What is a KPI? In the manufacturing industry, the term “KPI” refers to a Key Performance Indicator. KPIs are defined metrics that manufacturing companies monitor and analyze in order to make sure that critical business objectives are being met successfully. By monitoring and analyzing KPIs, manufacturing companies are able to gain valuable insight into whether or not organizational goals and targets are attained effectively. Further, KPIs can be used to help identify opportunities to improve....

December 15, 2020 · Cody Brownstein
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Make Your Migration to the Cloud Easier

Migrating from on-premises IT solutions to the cloud is a daunting task in itself. Add on the responsibility of maintaining your existing legacy IT infrastructure at the same time and that’s where sleepless nights and headaches start to come into play. It is easier to have someone else help you maintain your existing on-premises IT hardware while you concentrate on your cloud migration. Fortunately, Reliant Technology is here to ensure your migration from on-premises IT solutions to the cloud goes smoothly....

December 7, 2020 · Cody Brownstein
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How A Cloud-Based ERP System Can Benefit Your Manufacturing Company

Create more efficient and proactive processes within your business with an effective ERP system. Learn how a cloud-based ERP solution can take your company to the next level. What is a cloud-based ERP system? Cloud-based ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) software is ERP Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) that is accessible from any device that has an Internet connection. Cloud-based ERP software generally has significantly lower up-front costs than traditional ERP software on-premise. This is because there is no need to purchase enterprise-grade servers or other hardware and software necessary to begin using on-premise ERP software....

December 2, 2020 · Cody Brownstein