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Request for Information Template – PIM

This template provides questions your organization can use in its Request for Information for a product information management (PIM) or product master data management (MDM) system. Please add, omit, or modify questions according to your particular requirements.

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Build vs Buy

Once a company decides to launch an MDM initiative, they often encounter their first big decision: build software using in-house resources or buy a market-ready MDM solution from a leading software vendor. This white paper will explore the build vs buy decision, discuss four of the biggest build/buy myths, and provide a ‘pros and cons’ checklist to help you make the right decision for your company.

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Driving Success Food Commerce

EnterWorks is helping distributors gain a competitive edge with Product Information Management (PIM) and Master Data Management (MDM) software solutions that are uniquely suited to meet the food industry’s business challenges.

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PIM MDM Furniture Industry

Furniture manufacturers and retailers face an increasingly shifting marketplace. One that’s heavily impacted by volatile economic factors, the rapid growth of e-commerce, a changing customer base of millennials, and disruptive innovations. Yet the marketplace also presents a unique opportunity to evolve and experience digital transformation – for those who are ready to seize it.

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Cow to Cart Dairy Industry

This evolving industry is constantly pressed to find “out of the box” ways to make operations more efficient while improving the commerce experience. Download this paper to find out how dairy manufacturers such as HP Hood rely on EnterWorks PIM and Master Data Management (MDM) solutions for improving the commerce experience and master data domains including product, brand and location.

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Multi Domain MDM

Organizations today are critically reliant on data. When harnessed, high-quality data can be the lifeblood of an organization, flowing through an enterprise to drive intelligence, innovation, and growth. Yet all too often, companies can be overwhelmed by their data. Enterprise companies have grown to depend on multiple systems: ERP, warehouse, e-commerce, call center, CRM, accounting—the list goes on. Each system receives pieces of information by the system owner, and that data is managed, updated, and retired by the administrator of each system independently.

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MDM Security Best Practices

Trusted, accurate data is the lifeblood of an organization. So is security – especially in the digital age. This White Paper explores the relationship between the two, and describes how EnterWorks utilizes Multi-Domain Master Data Management (MDM) and security best practices to keep your company’s information safe.

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Recipe for Success Food Commerce

EnterWorks is helping food manufacturers and brands gain a competitive edge with Product Information Management (PIM) and Master Data Management (MDM) software solutions that make operations more efficient while improving the food commerce experience.

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What to expect when migrating finance from SAP ECC to SAP S/4HANA

This white paper is intended to help those responsible for planning and managing the finance migration from SAP ECC to SAP S/4HANA understand the challenges and choices involved in making the finance transition as smooth as possible. To help organizations through the journey, ERPfixers and Winshuttle have teamed up to provide expert views on the tools, tricks, and processes that can help companies efficiently and effectively migrate their finance data and operations from SAP ECC to SAP S/4HANA.

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Overcoming the Challenges of General-Purpose RPA Tools for SAP Automation

If you are responsible for developing and managing enterprise automation roadmaps that include SAP ERP systems, this paper is for you, as well as functional business managers who recognize the need for automating SAP processes.

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Best Practices for your Transition to SAP S/4HANA

In this white paper, learn best practices that will help you realize the benefits of real-time data access faster–with less business disruption and cost—and help you support the new business models that are driving our digital world.

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How to Reduce Waste and Add Value to Your Supply Chain Processes with Winshuttle

This white paper is an overview of two of the main challenges faced by SCM professionals who work with SAP, which are the need to increase employee productivity and the need to reduce stock levels. Utilizing the Winshuttle platform, SCM professionals can overcome these challenges by reducing the waste within their processes to become a high performance organization.

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The Benefits of a Lean Approach to Data Governance

Businesses that want to get a head start on data initiatives have the temptation to embark on massive programs involving significant resources (both tools and personnel).  But before launching anything, organizations must have an appropriate foundation in place. In data management, this foundation is known as data governance.  This paper explores the benefits of adopting a lean approach to successfully implement a data governance framework

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Shared Services Survey Report

The 2013 Winshuttle Shared Services Survey was conducted in conjunction with the Shared Services and Outsourcing Network (SSON).

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Winshuttle for Enterprise Architects

Winshuttle’s platform provides capabilities to collect, validate and move data into and out of SAP in a rapid manner without compromising security or governance. This white paper describes the Winshuttle platform for the Enterprise Architecture team – the capabilities, use cases, and how it fits into the enterprise architecture.

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Applying the Principles of Lean IT to Data Management

Applying lean IT principles to data management addresses poor information quality within ERP, which when it becomes chronic, results in lost trust in the system, shadow IT, and ultimately poor decision-making. This paper explores the challenges and opportunities for high quality ERP data management, leveraging the principles of lean IT.

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Lean Application Development Platform

Information Technology (IT) faces tough challenges when it comes to building SAP applications designed to enhance business processes relating to master data, finance, supply chain, operations and human resources. This white paper provides an IT perspective for considering lean application development as an approach for improved data quality, application development agility, decreased demand of IT resources and more.

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How Finance Professionals can Thrive in Changing Business Structures

Even though new technologies and global outsourcing are lowering the cost of bookkeeping and compliance, there remains pressures to reduce the cost of running the finance and operations back-office. Accountants and finance professionals must switch to higher-value services.

This white paper describes how applying lean principles to the finance function with new technologies can streamline processes, reduce costs and support some of the area that accountants consider a higher value to the business.

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Lean Data Management Practices: Seeking value is a never-ending story

Lean techniques are a long-term approach to work that systematically seeks to keep the value and reduce the waste of processes with small, incremental changes in order to improve efficiency and quality. This whitepaper presents continuous improvement as a way of life, rather than a one-time task.

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Establishing a Data Management Organization (DMO)

Thinking about establishing a data management organization (DMO)? This white paper provides insights into why companies should consider a DMO giving concise information about why and how this organization is critical to optimizing business processes and related business decisions. This paper will also outline three concrete recommendations that you can use to establish a DMO in your company.

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Master Data Design Patterns: Accelerating Time to Value Using Developer Best Practices

Winshuttle Solution Engineering has invested more than several thousand man-hours to develop Master Data Design Patterns within the SAP software space. This paper covers several key categories of these design patterns and illustrates how they can benefit a developer or author engaged in building master data workflow solutions.

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Master Data Maturity Assessment Perception vs. Reality

Well-managed master data is essential to any SAP business process. This paper summarizes the findings from recent surveys and series of interviews with SAP professionals representing every major enterprise department, with the goal to answer questions related to current trends in master data maturity.

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Winshuttle Single Sign-On (SSO)

This whitepaper describes the ways Winshuttle applications implement SSO and offers guidance on how to most effectively use SSO when designing integrated SAP process transactions and workflows.

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Winning with ERP-Integrated Workflow Solutions

This report discusses the requirements for successful implementation of the business developer model and the advantages of creating comprehensive, ERP-based workflow solutions using Winshuttle tools.