Connecting Your ERP With IoT
Posted By Vidushi Vij | 04-Jan-2018
Almost all companies nowadays have an Enterprise Resource Planning Software. But not all companies are same so some needs it and some doesn't. And if you are from those people who are thinking to use ERP that means you are facing a lot of problems in managing your business. So when you have decided to use ERP software for your business then, the next step is to choose the right ERP solution.
According to a survey, few companies use IoT data within their ERP software systems. This shows that businesses haven’t yet integrated IoT with ERP. The integration of IoT with ERP is not easy but that doesn’t mean it's not possible. IoT integration with the ERP means the additional volume of data from IoT that combines with ERP. The integration of the two saves a large amount of data that is going waste and also saves a lot of money.
Integrating IoT with ERP has given them such great and same results as they achieved through the extensive systems integration. The process of integration helps in managing work as IoT helps in the visualisation of what your employees are doing whereas ERP monitors their activity and then send messages related to their work. Don't let the data to go waste and start using it in your business.
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When you want IoT integration in ERP, you should get your ERP system connected to the various IoT devices. Enterprise software then makes the two-way communication between those connected devices and ERP. Some of the Enterprise Resource planning systems has the built-in IoT support. In that case, you don't need to integrate the IoT in ERP system. Instead, you can use the built-in IoT support. It is a costly option though. The only trick about the integration of the two is you should not integrate all of the data at one time.