Standardized or Individual BI Solution - or Both?

by Alfred Grünert on 06/28/2021

Should people in charge should a turnkey BI solution in the cloud in order to get started as quickly as possible or should they rather opt for an individual solution that is tailored to their specific requirements. But why not benefit from the advantages of both options?

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Data & Analytics

How “Data-Driven” Leaders Think About the Use of AI Systems at Mid-Sized Companies

by Max Heppel on 06/28/2021

To be prepared for Artificial Intellligence data-driven managers who have an affinity to AI should start thinking about responsibilities early on. How can they convince their employees to use it? How can they negotiate at eye level with service providers?

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Data & Analytics

This Is How You Become a Data-Driven Leader

by Daniel Kolm on 06/28/2021

Those responsible for digitalization observe how often isolated business intelligence solutions emerge. This is where an immense opportunity lies in store for them. Combine solutions and consolidate data from different sources.

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Data & Analytics

Innovative Alternatives, Digitalization and Individualization - Challenges and Trends Awaiting the Printing and Packaging Industry in 2021

by Alexandra Ablöscher on 06/23/2021

Once again, the printing and packaging industry is facing new challenges and changes this year. What trends can be expected in this industry? What are consumers looking for? In her blog post, our colleague will get you up to speed regarding the most important trends in the industry

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Blog

How to Launch a New Product and Keep All Employees Involved up to Speed on the Current State of Affairs

by Andreas Böck on 06/14/2021

Individual products go through a lengthy process comprising many steps and involving many departments until they are ready for manufacturing. In this context, it is often difficult to keep all employees up to speed, especially when external personnel are involved as well.

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ERP

Cosmo Goes eREC: The Virtual Trade Show for the Recycling and Waste Management Industry

by Pia Gegenhuber on 06/11/2021

All events have to be canceled due to the pandemic? Not in times of digitalization! Our environmental team was represented at a virtual trade show for the recycling and waste management industry and organized a live webinar. Pia Gegenhuber has summarized her experiences for us in a report. Click here to read her blog post.

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ERP

The influence of mainstream digital culture on modern businesses

by Daniel Schmid on 05/18/2021

Switching to software-as-a-service solutions means adopting a digital culture for the entire organization. This forms the basis for the automation of routine operations as well as the creativity of your staff. The use of artificial intelligence, analytics applications or automation with software robots makes the company more appealing to employees and business partners. It changes the way people collaborate and potentiates know-how within the company.

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ERP,
Digitization

Cost-benefit calculation – public cloud far in the lead

by Daniel Schmid on 05/18/2021

Analyses show that it doesn't make sense to do a one-to-one comparison of costs for on-premises applications with the pricing for public cloud services. Experts emphasize that you have to also factor in certain advantages that cannot be expressed in numbers. In cost-benefit analysis, SaaS solutions have a significant edge over private cloud and on-premises systems.

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ERP,
Digitization

Turning digital innovations into fast business processes

by Daniel Schmid on 05/18/2021

Digitalizing business models, evaluating offers, establishing new distribution channels, verifying supply chains and automating production. To implement these goals, executives are working with their specialized departments to move digitalization forward. In so doing, they are utilizing innovative technologies such as artificial intelligence, predictive analytics and process automation in order to gain immediate business advantages.

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ERP,
Digitization

Risk management as a service

by Daniel Schmid on 05/18/2021

In the future, business security will be based on a division of labor. When Management provides the staff with the right environment for innovation and cutting-edge work with the latest technologies, they reduce and control their risks. This is because software-as-a-service ensures that you're always working with the very best and safest tools – so your processes never stop running. Instead of assuming liability for operating their systems and storing and archiving data, Management transfers the risks to their cloud service providers.

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ERP,
Digitization