Aptean Launches Process Manufacturing Suite at Edge 2014
Atlanta, May 21, 2014 — Today Aptean launched the Aptean Process
Manufacturing solution suite, making the announcement at
, currently in progress in Las Vegas.
The Process Manufacturing suite seamlessly
connects Aptean’s Ross ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning), Factory MES
(Manufacturing Execution System) and Pivotal CRM (Customer Relationship
Management Solution) solutions, enabling all the products to share operations
data and holistically complement each other when customers are executing
process manufacturing decisions. Most importantly, the new suite provides
process manufacturers with a single view of operations, inventory and financial
“Process manufacturers need
operations and financial visibility at all times, to quickly execute decisions
that can affect overall production immediately,” said Jennifer Sherman, senior
vice president, product management, Aptean. “The new Process Manufacturing
suite features integrated, best-in-class CRM and manufacturing capabilities
that enable those crucial, real-time decisions to be informed by a
manufacturer’s entire operations process.”
Aptean customer Berner Foods has
all of the connected Aptean products currently supporting their process
“The new Aptean Process
Manufacturing suite enables all of our Aptean solutions to operate in concert, proving even more efficiency and cost savings in our
operations process,” said Troy Grove, chief information officer, Berner Food & Beverage.
The solution suite features
Aptean Analytics for Process Manufacturing, a new business intelligence
solution designed to pull in data from all three integrated products, providing
process manufacturers with complete visibility of profit and cost factors, as
well as order patterns and trends. In addition, the suite features the power of
personalization and collaboration, as the tool can be personalized to fit
specific roles and the data easily shared with colleagues.
“Leading companies use a comprehensive suite that brings
together all aspects of the enterprise manufacturing process,” said Kevin
Prouty, senior vice president, Aberdeen Group. “Tying together purpose-built
products into a purpose-built solution can provide the tools needed for the success
of process manufacturers.”
Additional capabilities of the
Aptean Process Manufacturing suite include:
Architecture that leverages Aptean’s Event Management Framework to provide process manufacturers with the intelligent connectivity needed to share information and trigger action between manufacturing processes.
The solution suite enables streamlined sales force
automation purpose-built for manufacturers by leveraging the flexible framework
of Aptean Pivotal.
Aptean Edge will be held through Thursday, May 22nd and features keynotes from “Dirty Jobs” host and skilled trades advocate Mike Rowe, as well as customer service guru Shep Hyken and executives from Aptean customers The Cheesecake Factory and Citizens Bank.
Aptean, a global leader in enterprise application software (EAS), gives businesses of all sizes a competitive edge. We empower people and businesses with end-to-end, industry-specific solutions to address complex business challenges more effectively. Our software applications and professional business services enable nearly 5,000 customers to more successfully manage their businesses. Software built specifically for our target markets, aligned with deep knowledge across vertical industries, allows businesses to satisfy their customers, operate more efficiently, and stay at the forefront of their industries.