The Three Tiers of ERP Providers (Video)

How Deacom fits into the market segments of Tier 1, 2, and 3 ERP providers In this whiteboard session, Jay Deakins, Founder and CEO of Deacom, discusses what differentiates the three tiers of ERP providers and how Deacom fits into these market segments. He talks about the typical customer size that each of the tiers … Continue reading “The Three Tiers of ERP Providers (Video)”

How Ready is Your ERP Software for the Drug Supply Chain Security Act?

In complying with the U.S. Drug Supply Chain Security Act regulations, pharmaceutical manufacturers must ensure their ERP systems are up for the task. In late 2013 the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) was introduced and signed into law as a means to govern the management of pharmaceutical drugs manufactured and sold in the United … Continue reading “How Ready is Your ERP Software for the Drug Supply Chain Security Act?”

New Survey Finds 2016 Food and Beverage Sales Expected to Increase 14%

Just last week, New York-based WeiserMazars LLP released their 2016 Food & Beverage Industry Study shedding light on internal and external concerns of businesses in these industries. These findings identified some of the biggest trends to happen to the Food and Beverage sectors as well as what opportunities have potential to drive maximum growth – a number that is … Continue reading “New Survey Finds 2016 Food and Beverage Sales Expected to Increase 14%”

Serialized and Catch Weight Goods Finished in Under One Second

Food and pharmaceutical industries are experiencing an increase in developing regulatory requirements which can impact the finishing process of production. Most manufacturers have to manually move goods through the catch weight and serialization processes risking human error and slowed speeds. Identifying a need to automate this phase of production, Deacom is excited to deliver a … Continue reading “Serialized and Catch Weight Goods Finished in Under One Second”

Cycle Counting Physical Inventory

When paired with a single-system ERP solution, cycle counting has proven to deliver inventory management efficiencies felt company-wide. The end-of-year, inventory count is a process often dreaded by those in the manufacturing industry. However, implementing strategies like cycle counting can reduce the time and risk it requires to complete the task. Cycle counting is a … Continue reading “Cycle Counting Physical Inventory”

Leading Analyst Firm, TEC, Renews Certification of DEACOM ERP

For the second year in a row, Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) has certified Deacom as an ERP Provider for Process Manufacturers. The public report recognizes Deacom as delivering a product and level of service that is often “unheard of in the ERP software marketplace,” according to Ted Rohm, Senior ERP Analyst at TEC. After living … Continue reading “Leading Analyst Firm, TEC, Renews Certification of DEACOM ERP”

ERP Performance – Retrieving Data and The Mailbox Example (Video)

In this 2nd excerpt from an internal programming discussion on Deacom’s ERP software, Jay Deakins talks about the impact that retrieving data out of the database has on performance. The mailbox example he provides is a great analogy for a way to improve the structure of data retrieval within the system. The full transcription follows: … Continue reading “ERP Performance – Retrieving Data and The Mailbox Example (Video)”