Why Cloud ERP?
Firstly, with the current global situation, there has never been a time when the availability, flexibility, and resilience of mission-critical operational platforms has been more important to business continuity.
Infor CloudSuite solutions deliver industry-specific cloud applications to support your mission critical business operations.
Therefore, combining all the advantages of multi-tenant cloud, with pre-build industry specific functionality, means:
Faster time to value
Continual innovation (with no upgrades)
Complete continuity for mission critical operations
Clearly, Infor offers lower total cost of ownership
Finally, one of the reasons Winchester Electronics moved to the cloud was because “Amazon Web Services (AWS®), has better resources to maintain high-security standards than we could ever have.”
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How to avoid expanding IT Cost
In addition to the pressure to innovate and integrate new solutions to the enterprise ecosystem, many on-premises implementations are both blessed and cursed with modifications to address unique requirements.
These mods, along with regular upgrades and updates, need to be scheduled and managed.
When comparing the operating expense of a cloud solution to the capital expense of an on-premise solution, there’s a much more persuasive argument for the total cost of ownership (TCO) associated with cloud solutions.
Organizations that may have wanted to defer on this option in the past may wish to take another look at evaluating your cloud migration options to see if now is the right time to make the move.
Learn how to avoid expanding IT costs this blog post.
Avoid security breaches and malicious attacks
Companies with legacy IT applications are already shouldering the daily maintenance and management of the solution with the continual pressure to innovate and expand their enterprise ecosystem.
When you add the extra burden of continually monitoring for malicious new security threats, it likely feels like an unwinnable war.
Moving to the cloud can produce a fundamental shift in the allocation of your resources and budget, refocusing on strategic initiatives and leaving the bulk of your enterprise application management, maintenance, and, more importantly security, to a trusted partner.
Learn how to avoid security breaches and malicious attacks in this blog post
How to avoid Legacy Bottlenecks
There is tremendous interest in improving productivity by finding new ways to do more with less.
AI, data lakes, and other innovative technologies are automating mundane tasks and uncovering new ways to analyze and aggregate data.
By using data sets across the enterprise ecosystem, you can have greater transparency than previously imagined.
But first, you must have a platform that supports these options.
In fiercely competitive environments, deploying truly innovative solutions can be profoundly game-changing.
Move to the Cloud with Infor and Amazon (AWS)
Infor has partnered with Amazon to deliver the most flexible, reliable, scalable, and secure cloud computing environment with the highest quality global network performance available today.
Infor CloudSuite built on Amazon Web Services—the leading cloud platform—offers:
Mapping your cloud migration strategy
Organizations that have waited to move their applications to the cloud now have more insights to help them develop a plan and guide their strategy.
They also have more choices to make in defining their approach to the cloud thanks to increasing options from cloud solutions providers.
This range of options allows each business to choose the path that best serves its strategic needs and risk profile.
But, identifying the right path for your business
will require your teams to do their homework before considering all the alternatives, in order to make sure they find a strategy that best matches your objectives.
Avoid these business-damaging scenarios
In the first place, this uniquely challenging environment, operational continuity has never been more important to your business.
Why Cloud ERP can be a key driver for organizational agility.
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On-Premises/Hosted vs. Multi-Tenant Cloud
Now, more than ever, operational continuity is critical to your business.
To that end, help your organization avoid multiple business-damaging scenarios by moving to the cloud.
Why Cloud ERP?:
Learn more about business continuity in the cloud with this checklist, included in Why Cloud ERP series.
How to avoid critical system failure
If your organization previously reviewed and dismissed the value of the cloud, it’s time to reevaluate.
Decisions that seemed to make sense last year or even last quarter, likely look very different through today’s lens.
With this in mind, Critical system failure and unexpected outages can bring a company’s mission-critical operations to its knees.
In reality, by moving from on-premise enterprise infrastructure to the cloud, you can avoid a potentially devastating business impact while simultaneously optimizing your workforce.
Why Cloud ERP; specifically Learn how to avoid critical system failure.
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How to avoid disruption from loss of technical expertise
In addition for many organizations, the realization that your go-to people, those who truly understand all the nuances in your enterprise ecosystem, are no longer there comes too late.
Granted that whether this loss comes through resignation, retirement, health issues, or merger and acquisition, you will need to find replacements.
Notwithstanding, how can your organization ensure the continuity of day-to-day operations with the potential loss of technical expertise?
However, one of the ways to mitigate this risk is to accelerate cloud migration. Learn how to avoid disruption from loss of technical expertise.
Avoiding complexity in mergers and acquisitions
Uniquely Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) bring numerous challenges across all departments.
At the same time, IT teams are often charged with providing the underlying infrastructure that will allow the organizations to operate successfully under a new configuration.
This is a big ask and typically occurs with little warning, and regardless of how much ongoing work exists in the day job.
By the same token, there are plenty of factors that can further complicate this scenario.
Why Cloud ERP? By moving from on-premises enterprise infrastructure to the cloud, organizations can avoid a potentially devastating business impact while simultaneously optimizing their IT workforce efforts.
In view of all this learn how to avoid complexity in mergers and acquisitions.
Harness the Power of Data
Important to realize traditional data warehouses are slow, complex and expensive.
Furthermore, despite an organization collecting a vast amount of data, useful insights could still be lacking.
Coupled with Cloud, modern technologies deliver valuable insights that drive productivity quickly and inexpensively.
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