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How Cloud ERP Can Save You Money

May 26, 2022 | ERP Systems

If you are wondering if a switch to cloud-based ERP is worth it, you might be surprised to find out how much money cloud ERP solutions can save. Cloud ERP solutions offer savings in a variety of ways including organizational productivity, departmental expenses, security, and customer satisfaction. Organization, Productivity, and Costs Cloud ERP solutions reduce […]

Why an ERP Expert is Essential

April 27, 2022 | ERP Systems

After thoroughly researching and choosing an ERP solution, business owners often fail to anticipate the time and expertise required to install and move their data into a new ERP system. The task can take a significant amount of time and diligence. It’s essential to have an experienced professional to avoid pitfalls in implementation and ensure […]

DRI Named 2021 Infor Partner of the Year

March 31, 2022 | DRI News

Decision Resources, Inc., (DRI) was named a 2021 Infor Partner of the Year in the category of Cloud Upgrades.  DRI was one of only four North American manufacturing partners to receive recognition as a Partner of the Year. The announcement was made at SyteLine User Network (SUN) Conference, an annual conference for users of Infor […]

DRI Completes Record 30 Go-Lives in 2021

January 31, 2022 | DRI News

As the manufacturing sector bounced back from 2020 shutdowns, DRI was there to deliver record results for our customers. 2021 was a record-breaking year for Decision Resources, Inc. (DRI), with 30 enterprise resource planning (ERP) go-lives, 26 DRI Products go-lives, and 37 new customers. Following a challenging year of shutdowns and delays, DRI met the […]

Best Practices to Combat Security Risks

December 15, 2021 | Data Security

Combating security risks is no longer only the responsibility of the IT department. It’s a whole company battle and needs to be practiced daily. Involving everyone in the organization means that everyone has a stake in protecting the company’s data, customers’ data, and personnel data. Building a routine for everyone keeps a fundamental line of […]

Top Manufacturing Cyber Attacks and How ERP Could Have Helped

December 1, 2021 | Data Security

It’s a company’s worst nightmare; becoming the victim of a cyberattack. Industrial cyberattacks are on the rise and can be seen almost daily in the news across the nation. Hackers don’t limit their target to only one type of business. A beef plant, liquor maker, and computer manufacturer have all been attacked in the past […]

Managing Security Risks in the Food & Beverage Industry

November 18, 2021 | Data Security

Managing security risks puts immense pressure on the food and beverage industry. Securing part of the nation’s food chain in a global economy is a huge undertaking. Over the past decade, the term ‘security risk’ has evolved to encompass much more than simple data theft. Data breaches, ransomware attacks, and now, operational shutdowns are becoming […]

3 Common Security Risks for Discrete Manufacturers

November 3, 2021 | Data Security

Discrete manufacturers face distinct challenges that are unique to their industry. For example, they rely heavily on data they receive through networks connecting various equipment for both production and safety. As a result, threats to discrete manufacturers can compromise production and the creation of products that are the foundation of a manufacturing company. They can […]

Security for Process Manufacturers: Is Your Plant Secure?

October 20, 2021 | Data Security

Most process manufacturers keep their eyes open for ways to optimize procedures and streamline processes. However, food, beverage, and chemical manufacturers also oversee complex issues such as increasing quality and compliance pressures, demands for transparency, shrinking profit margins, and a changing workforce. Overseeing these demands while optimizing their processes simultaneously can leave data security vulnerable […]

What is ERP Security and How Can You Prevent Risks?

October 6, 2021 | Data Security

Digital data is one of the most valuable resources in the world. As technology grows, it becomes more valuable and needs protection. While most small and medium-sized businesses agree on digital data’s significance, most SMBs don’t have a well-defined digital strategy that includes data protection.   As SMBs become more reliant on technology, the risk of […]