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Discrete Manufacturing (ERP)
Discrete Manufacturing (ERP)
The simplified definition of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is a set of applications that automate finance and human resources departments and help manufacturers handle jobs such as or...
 

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Kronos Prepping For Next Growth Phase
Two more investors putting their money into Kronos—opportunity for huge growth ahead. Get the details in P.J.'s post.

api 653 inspector  GE Healthcare recently acquiring API Healthcare .

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Discrete Enterprise Resource Planning (Discrete ERP) RFI / RFP Template

Financials, Human Resources, Manufacturing Management, Inventory Management, Purchasing Management, Quality Management, Sales Management, Product Technology Get this template

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SciQuest Consumerizes B2B Commerce


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api 653 inspector  to a specific database API (Application Programming Interface) which gives access to all of the features provided by the database vendor. It is typically more robust and faster than using ODBC, JDBC, or OLE DB (which are database translation interfaces.) Database Gateway : A product that provides a connection to a database through a proprietary interface. Typically gateways make the database being connected to look like the gateway vendor's database (e.g.., Oracle's gateway to IBM DB2 makes DB2 look Read More

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