Manufacturers are moving to a subscription licensing and cost model, providing the ability to access data anywhere, anytime, via always up-to-date software in the cloud.
Dearborn, Mich. (PRWEB) March 31, 2014
SME’s Manufacturing Engineering Media (ME Media) will host a webinar April 2 at 2:05 p.m. EDT to discuss manufacturing software and how enterprise applications that run in the cloud are helping manufacturers respond to change.
Manufacturers are moving to a subscription licensing and cost model, providing the ability to access data anywhere, anytime, via always up-to-date software in the cloud. Cindy Jutras from Mint Jutras and Patrick Fetterman from Plex will talk about how manufacturers are using Cloud Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) to:
- Reduce costs by eliminating upgrades.
- Get real-time visibility for data-driven decisions.
- Increase supplier collaboration and scheduling.
- Reduce inventory cost.
During this webinar, Jutras and Fetterman will discuss market trends, benchmarking and performance, and key business benefits; as well as review how Plex is helping companies be more competitive, drive efficiencies and be more responsive to manufacturer needs with their ERP cloud solution.
About Manufacturing Engineering
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