Weekly Roundup: Fighting the War on Paper in AP, 20 of the Most Effective Techniques IT Professionals Have Deployed to Manage Information, 10 Key Features to Look for in a Manufacturing ERP System

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Fighting the War on Paper in Accounts Payable

A recent study, “Paper Wars 2014,” performed by AIIM indicates that the tide is beginning to change in the fight against paper and that companies are starting to shift their focus to document automation in core functions like Accounts Payable and Human Resources.

Improved searchability and sharability of documents, faster response, improved process productivity and reduced physical storage space were all identified as key drivers of document automation.

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20 of the Most Effective Techniques IT Professionals Have Deployed to Manage Information

CIO’s online magazine recently discussed the complaint of IT professionals regarding securing their company’s network and data in an age when employees use cloud services and are able to take sensitive data out of the corporate infrastructure.

One of the 20 of the most effective techniques IT professionals have deployed to manage information is to have a data management policy. At DocStar, executive VP and principal Jeff Frankel explains, “Much like our ‘brand’ plan, the CDO has a playbook that specifically determines the process by which data is accessed and shared to minimize risk and improve productivity.”

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 10 Key Features to Look for in a Manufacturing ERP System

Manufacturing execution features are those features that can help decision makers manage production output as efficiently as possible.

Even different types of manufacturers have some overlap in key features they need in an ERP system. Here are the 10 features that would benefit most if not all manufacturers looking to implement a new ERP system.

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