Electronic Data Interchange, commonly referred to as EDI, is a process that allows data to be exchanged between businesses in a standard electronic format.
Sales order processing is an area of business where EDI is used extensively. However, up to one-third of EDI orders can contain exceptions — this is where problems surface. Traditional handling methods cause a host of challenges for customer service professionals and the business as a whole.
This eBook aims to expose these issues, while showing how order processing automation can work with existing EDI environments to streamline exception handling and fix any potential problems before they mess up your ERP system and bottom line.
Learn more about EDI Exceptions, download now!
Order processing is most efficient when manual touch points are minimized. But when orders come in by fax or email, what’s the best way to handle them?
Read our eBook, Addressing Manual Order Management, to learn how 100% electronic order processing can be achieved via one universal automation platform.
Download this eBook to discover how to:
Make every order electronic
Allow customers to send fax/emails Increase speed, visibility & accuracy
Eliminate manual data entry
Manage growth without adding staff
The overall success and competitiveness of a company can be directly tied to the efficiency of its order management process.
If you’re fed up with the low visibility, high costs, and inefficiency of fax, email and EDI order processing, here are 9 reasons why order processing automation in an SAP environment is a brilliant business move for your company.
Learn more about Order Processing Automation — download the guidebook today!
Today's IT managers face tough challenges. There's pressure to reduce IT costs, end user demand for flexible yet secure working, and the constant need to maintain regulatory compliance. Join the IT managers around the world who are solving their biggest challenges with RES Software. Learn how organizations in every sector are giving end users the freedom to work the way they want, in any location and via multiple devices, while drastically reducing demand for hands-on IT professionals.
Published By: ServiceNow
Published Date: Nov 22, 2013
Three IT transformations can help IT get its own house in order to become the proactive partner of the business. By applying these concepts, IT departments at major enterprises are changing the way they engage with their business peers.
It is common belief that automation of existing processes and implementation of an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system can help organizations with their strategic objectives and seamlessly translate into operational excellence. While a modern ERP system certainly provides companies with many benefits, it does not necessarily translate to optimal business performance.
The need for robust network security is growing, but IT security teams, resources, and budgets are shrinking at many organizations. That doesn’t mean you have to scale down your growth or skimp on key IT security areas, but it does mean you need to optimize your resources, starting with your network firewall team. Resource optimization involves the automation and streamlining of operational processes and management workflows so that your IT team members can be freed up to focus their time, skills, and expertise on priority projects. Furthermore, optimizing your resources helps preserve your budget while eliminating budgetary conflicts and slashing administrative costs.
Network availability and survivability in the face of an attack requires specific tools and processes. Are you using RBAC, hierarchical policy management and individual domain control? Find out which eight features you must deploy now.
To get the most out of their computer automation initiatives, financial institutions must take a step back, assess their current IT environments, adjust as needed and make important decisions regarding the future of their IT infrastructures.
To get the most out of their computer automation initiatives, healthcare organizations must take a step back, assess their current IT environments, adjust as needed and make important decisions regarding the future of their IT infrastructures.
Emerging storage hardware and software enable I&O leaders to lower acquisition costs per terabyte and improve manageability. In additon to focusing on agility, automation and cost reductions, IT leaders should address the cultural changes and skill set shortages caused by digital business projects.
Published By: Rackspace
Published Date: Mar 28, 2018
Many businesses want to realize the power of Google Cloud Platform (GCP) without having to incur the challenge and expense of managing it themselves. Some businesses lack the technical expertise or capacity to operate cloud infrastructure, tools and applications while others may have the ability but choose to maintain focus on their core business. Many larger businesses are on a multi-phased journey to the cloud, requiring transition and management services that can adapt to an evolving set of needs. Rackspace Managed Services for Google Cloud Platform is the answer for businesses facing these challenges. As Google’s first Premier Managed Services Partner, Rackspace blends technology and automation plus human expertise to deliver ongoing architecture, security and 24x7x365 operations backed by GCP-certified engineers and architects.
Published By: Rackspace
Published Date: Apr 17, 2018
Read this blog to see how larger enterprises are modernizing their infrastructure. Specifically, three tips to reduce risk and complexity that accompanies such efforts:
Adopt tooling and prioritize automation
Make sure operations has a seat at the table
Adapt and update IT policies
While those might sound obvious, it’s remarkable how many organizations attempt short cuts that almost inevitably lead to early failure. Read this blog to learn more!
How much selling power are you really getting from your sales teams? Are you making the most out of your CRM investment?
Companies have a universal need for revenue growth, profitability, and customer satisfaction. In hopes to satiate this need, most companies have made significant investments in sales force automation to capture sales data, increase visibility to sales pipeline, and gain business insight to make better business decisions. However, few companies can say they have fully realized the benefits they hoped to achieve from their CRM investment. Additionally, with today’s modern, informed buyer, CRM technologies need to empower sales users with better information that’s easy to find and helps them sell.
Read more to learn how Oracle Configure, Price, and Quote (CPQ) Cloud extends sales automation to simplify and streamline modern quote-to-cash processes and more!
At Puppet, we've been looking at the state of DevOps practices for several years and helping organizations achieve higher levels of efficiency.
We’ve learned a lot about the impact of DevOps at varying stages of IT automation maturity.
As DevOps has moved from theory to implementation for more organizations, a host of DevOps myths have blocked adoption in many organizations.
This publication debunks these myths so your organization can automate, innovate, and get ahead.
Download this publication, featuring research from Gartner, to discover:
- Why DevOps is applicable to legacy environments, traditional enterprises and hierarchical organizations.
- Practices that underpin DevOps, from version control to automated testing to infrastructure as code.
- How companies like Walmart, Staples, Ambit Energy and Infusionsoft have embraced DevOps and IT automation.
When your business doesn’t provide adequate digital collaboration tools, your employees are likely to use their own – potentially compromising security. Read this informative whitepaper for three ways to improve employee collaboration while ensuring compliance with security policies:
Why a consolidated approach to file sharing can boost security and productivity
How business-wide adoption of enterprise-level tools aids workplace mobility
What time-consuming tasks can be automated to improve efficiency and security
The right kind of insurtech can modernize the financial close, freeing up time, money and resources so businesses can focus on strategic efforts and specific customer needs. Reconciliation of transactions and accounts across large organizations is one area where automation and digitization can have a major impact on the balance sheet.
In the article, Not Ready for Insurtech? Here’s Proven Automation You Can Use Now!, learn how one of the top ten major insurance carriers has used digitization for the past decade to streamline their reconciliation efforts - saving time and money - while increasing their bottom line.
"In today’s ever-evolving lending landscape where loan quality and risk management challenge profitability and the customer experience, technology may be the key to thriving – both now and in the future. Winning financial services institutions will be the ones that transform their business models to place loan quality and risk management at the center of their operations.
To facilitate continuous life-of-loan management, inclusive of the requisite data transparency and audit trails that support loan quality and loss mitigation, these institutions will implement and automate a loan completion process. Such a process will manage data quality and access to loan data and documents throughout origination, servicing and sale on the secondary market."
Learn how loan onboarding can become more efficient and accurate by eliminating manual data validation with automation technology that is poised to transform mortgage servicing. From end-to-end, tools can simplify workflow processes, driving time and cost efficiencies. Trained staff can be deployed to greater effect and can be crucial to eliminating servicing errors. In the process, servicers improve data quality, save time and money, and deliver a better borrower experience.
"Recently, a number of factors have come together to decimate the profitability of the mortgage banking industry. To regain its footing, the industry must return to mortgage banking fundamentals.
This paper carefully examines each function within the mortgage business to determine if there is a better approach that will save money and improve long-term profitability."
"Improve Loan Data Quality and Compliance from Origination to Delivery. This complimentary CEB Gartner paper helps identify process and technology issues that lead to loan defects. Learn strategies for fixing issues and recommends technologies to help lenders improve loan data quality and compliance to reduce costs and improve the borrower experience.
Digital loan origination processes can still require significant manual support, which is often inaccurate and time-consuming. This National Mortgage News paper, sponsored by Fiserv, explains how you can improve your current loan production while reducing costs and risk of non-compliance.
It is critical for media and entertainment companies that they get the most out of the content they’ve invested in. But for many monetization of their assets is being inhibited by slow and expensive tape-based archival solutions (LTO) as well as first generation cloud storage like Amazon. Wasabi Hot Cloud Storage, in partnership with Marquis Medway, is bringing media and entertainment companies a transformative new solution. Wasabi’s next generation cloud storage brings companies the speed they need to leverage their content, but costs far less than the traditional cloud storage options. Plus unlike Amazon and others, Wasabi does not charge you to retrieve your content—potentially a huge savings depending on how much you access it. To help you quickly and efficiently get assets from tape to cloud Wasabi has combined with Marquis Medway’s advanced workflow automation platform. To learn more about how this integrated solution can help you rapidly transition away from resource draining LT