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In this expert response, find tips for preparing data for an ERP migration project.
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Companies save themselves headaches by automating production processes using SAP Backflush and Automatic Goods Receipt functions, writes Jawad Akhtar.
Machine-to-machine technology is big news these days. But how does M2M technology, along with SAP analytics, enable 'smart vending'?
ROI concerns and new tools aimed at helping users manage ERP customizations are changing the ERP development equation.
Test your knowledge of native and third-party tools for SQL Server with this brief quiz.
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