Independent ERP ConsultantsWe are independent ERP consultants assisting organizations in business process improvement and system selection. We have extensive ERP system selection experience as well as with Business Intelligence, Corporate Performance and CRM. Our services also include business case development, project management and ERP expert witness testimony. Our website contains many free online tools, research, articles and news that you should find useful.
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October 27, 2016
September 2016 from CPA Magazine - "Welcome to our annual vendor survey on enterprise resource planning (ERP) software. Our surve..June 08, 2016
April 1, 2016 from CPA Magazine – “If CPA Magazine’s first-ever cloud survey is any indication, CPAs are generally a cloud-f..June 08, 2016
June 1, 2016 from CPA Magazine – “As our cloud survey article showed, data is moving to the clouds at high speeds across all k..June 08, 2016
You naturally want to minimize risks and avoid cost overruns before signing a long-term contract for a new ERP system. Your prospe..
June 08, 2016
I recently spoke with Andy Amalfitano CPA, CA, Director of Sales Central Region for Prophix about changes at Prophix and his perce..June 08, 2016
180 View – We live in amazing times and in the years ahead will use technology we know nothing about now but will depend on and ..January 27, 2016
The SOW is a key document from your vendor that can make or break the implementation. The vendors will do their best to reduce the..December 15, 2015
December 1, 2015 from CPA Magazine – “…Below you’ll find a short primer on the cloud and how to decide if the technology i..
December 15, 2015
December 3, 2015 from LinkedIn – “…Most SMEs and many larger companies are not experienced in running projects. It is just n..December 15, 2015
Hidden Miracles of the Natural World 180 View – Unfortunately we also don’t notice things that we can see. Frostie Dan..December 10, 2015
A demonstration script is critical to the selection process but there are huge differences on how to do this. Rather than criticiz..November 11, 2015
We don’t think so. There are many excellent products built by small companies for specific industries that are worthy of conside..
November 05, 2015
We have been sending newsletters each month for a very long time but as some of you may have noticed, we have only been sending th..November 04, 2015
It’s not time to celebrate when the system goes live. Nor is it time to celebrate even if it’s on time or on budget. It’s on..October 29, 2015
We ask the finalists in our software selection projects for a detailed breakdown of implementation costs by module (g/l, a/r, a/p,..October 22, 2015
Buyer beware when estimating the costs of an ERP implementation. There are so many unknowns that make it really tough to avoid unp..
What We Do
Our primary focus is ERP from ERP business case, through ERP software selection to ERP implementation. To get a sense of our expertise, check out the following on our website:
How We Do IT
We do not sell or implement any product or accept any compensation from vendors or implementers for our advice or services. Our advice is based on extensive knowledge of what is available and what is required across a wide range of industries.
Benefits to working with 180 Systems include:
- Complete projects successfully
- Save time and money
- Reduce the risks
- Negotiate better contractual terms
At 180 Systems, we're committed to on-time and on-budget projects. Unless you request additional services, there are no extra costs and we absorb the risks associated with overruns on our services. Our fees will be very competitive as we are not a large consulting firm that needs to cover the high costs of overhead and partner remuneration.