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2019 Was a Banner Year for our Webinars!

Here’s what viewers of our 2019 webinars are saying! Over the past 18 months, we’ve added a new dimension to our popular monthly webinars. While we still offer product demonstration webinars when we have a new solution or enhancement to announce, our webinars now mostly focus on education. They are designed to give you a […]

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Tools to Power Up Your QAD Data Management

At the Fall West Coast Users Group in Santa Barbara, Amber Gratin from Penumbra Inc. gave a presentation case study explaining how they save hundreds of man-hours and increase their profitability by using Data Loaders from 32 Soft. Amber showed how the Price List Maintenance and Inventory Account Maintenance Data Loaders empower their staff to […]

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Proof of Concept when Purchasing Software

I hope it hasn’t happened to you or your company. You are searching for software that solves a particular problem in your organization. You’ve seen a demo of the software, you’ve asked all the right questions, you’ve vetted your supplier, you’ve been promised the solution will work for you. You’ve purchased only to find out […]

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MRP or DDMRP?

For the last 50 years, MRP has been the default planning tool for QAD. Now, Demand Driven Material Requirements Planning (DDMRP) is on the scene. What is it? How does it differ from MRP? And how can it help you get better control of your processes? Don Lindsey compares MRP & DDMRP in this presentation given […]

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Maybe You Don’t Need that New ERP System Yet

This video from Eric Kimberling discusses the risks involved in migrating to a new ERP system or moving to the cloud version of your existing ERP system. He makes some great points that are important to consider.     Cloud-based ERP can cost customers more in the long run than on-premise deployment. There is a […]

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Get Purchasing Control in QAD

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Automatically Upload Your QAD Data

Is your company one of the many who needs to load data from another system into QAD? It isn’t always easy or affordable to do automatically—but it is time-consuming if you don’t make it an automatic process. At 32 Soft, we have a solution that will allow you to automatically load error-free data from another system […]

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9 Technology Forces that will Shape the Future

Tech Trends 2019 Beyond the digital frontier The Tech Trends 2019 report was released from Deloitte earlier this year, identifying nine technology trends that offer the most promising innovation and growth. Three of these trends aren’t new. In fact, they have evolved to become fundamental corporate strategies that form the backbone of future innovation: Digital […]

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Manufacturing Day is October 4, 2019

Over the next ten years, the U. S. manufacturing industry will need to add 4.6 million manufacturing jobs, according to a study by The Manufacturing Institute and Deloitte. The study also predicts that 2.4 million of those jobs may go unfilled. Today, manufacturers are struggling to fill 500,000 jobs that remain vacant in the U.S. […]

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Flexible Management of Customer Schedules

Flexible Customer Scheduling = Flawless Execution = Favorable Customers Customer scheduled orders can be challenging to manage and maintain, particularly when they are sent via EDI directly from your customer to your QAD system. Viewing and making changes to orders in the QAD system can be time-consuming. Customers can send both long- and short-term schedules […]

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