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BlogAlgorithms change our future

25/03/2016 - Joan Gaastra

The digitization of society rapidly generates more data. Around 2020, one million new devices will come online every hour, creating billions of new interconnections and relationships, and producing more and more data. The rise of social media and the fact that it becomes easier and more common to store information contribute to the explosive growth of data. Data is dumb All this data represents a particular value. But more and more data – ‘Big Data’ – does not directly bring value to us. Data by itself does nothing. You should know how to use it and how to act with it. The key to benefit from the intrinsic value of data lies in algorithms; following a set of rules in calculations in order to achieve a particular goal or solve...

4 Tips for learning new software quickly

18/03/2016 - Philip van Kemenade

A new software program requires time and effort from the user to learn it and to start working with it. These tips will help you to shorten your learning curve: 1. Don’t be passive, take action! We retain …. 20% of information if we just hear it 50% if we hear and see it 70% if we say...

Spare parts management, a crucial process!

11/03/2016 - Peter Gerhardt

Successful management of parts inventory can bring companies enormous costs savings and, in addition, bring great benefits. Therefore, it definitely pays to look critically at all the inventory processes and see where improvements can be made. My experience is that many companies underestimate this...

Microsoft positioned as a leader in BI & Analytics

04/03/2016 - Joan Gaastra

Microsoft is among the leaders in BI & Analytics, according to Gartner’s annual survey on Business Intelligence & Analysis platforms. In the ‘Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytic Platforms 2016’, Gartner has positioned Microsoft as one of the three leading parties. Microsoft...

This is why you need barcode scanners

26/02/2016 - Floris Berends

Does your company have a warehouse? Then you definitely need barcode scanners. The benefits are huge, so the return on investment is high. These are the three key reasons for you to get a barcode scanning solution in your warehouse: 1. Work faster With barcode scanners your warehouse personnel...

7 Risks when selecting new ERP software

19/02/2016 - Remko Gaastra

New ERP software brings new possibilities and opportunities. But it also entails great risks. I have listed the seven biggest risks according to entrepreneurs when moving to new ERP software. It is useful to know the risks, because then you will be better able to prevent your ERP implementation from failure. 1) Are my expectations realistic? It is not always clear what new ERP software is going to bring. Not even after attending an extensive demo of the software. It is therefore important to make clear agreements with the software supplier and to define the project in detail. It is also important to manage expectations well internally and to keep your staff well informed. 2) Could this step be too big for us? Moving to new ERP...

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