Matt Schuval

Matt Schuval, CPA, is the President and CEO of Datix. He specializes in guiding mid-sized companies through expert-driven ERP implementation, go-live, and training processes. Matt is the board chairman of the Epicor Partners' Council. You can reach Matt at mschuval@datixinc.com.

Get the Financial Management You Need With Epicor ERP 10

Financial Management With Epicor ERP 10 Wouldn’t you like one integrated system to manage your financial requirements? The combination of a competitive, global environment and mandatory regulatory compliance makes successfully managing your finances one of the biggest challenges companies face. It also represents a significant opportunity. Manage all your financial transactions including general ledger entries, …

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CIOs favor Industry Specific ERP Software for Greater User Adoption

Vertical functionality in ERP systems is favored by CIOs who have had trouble in the past upgrading from highly customized software systems. Selecting an industry specific ERP allows for customizations as well as greater usability. The more “vanilla” ERP implementation is helping ease the ERP implementation process.

Epicor ERP Version 10 is Finally Here

Epicor has announced the much anticipated version of its Epicor software. Epicor ERP version 10 was announced at the annual customer conference, Insights and represents the transformation of business software to inspire the next-generation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) users. As an Epicor partner, we have been eagerly waiting to see the latest version and were not disappointed.

Epicor Insights Topics and Themes

As Epicor Insights, Epicor’s largest user conference continues in Las Vegas, several themes are coming to the forefront of the discussion. The overall improvements, which will come from the latest Epicor software version, Epicor 10, will have a tremendous impact on speed of data, customer interactions and ease of use, among other things. The following themes …

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Microsoft Dynamics CRM Helps you Achieve ROI

  Microsoft Dynamics CRM Helps you Achieve ROI Microsoft Dynamics CRM can deliver an average ROI of 243%.  This was discovered in Forrester Research conducted by Michelle Bishop entitled:  “The Total Economic Impact of Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011.” With the new CRM features, which rolled out this year, Dynamics promises even greater customer relationship benefits.

Is An Epicor ERP System Right for my Business?

Is Epicor ERP System Right for my Business? Fully integrated ERP beats disjointed systems any day. As an independent Epicor ERP system authorized reseller,  we enjoying working to  helping our clients when Epicor is the best fit. This means we will be honest with you about the benefits, drawbacks and reasons behind our choice.  We …

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Do I Need Cloud ERP?

manufacturingManufacturing ERP software has for many years been solely implemented on-premises. Software vendors, including Epicor ERP upgraded to a two-tier option where manufacturers could extend their legacy systems using cloud and on-premises options. Customers using SaaS (Software as a Service) based manufacturing and distribution software will increase to 45% by 2023.

Manufacturing for the Future: The Customer Centric Manufacturer

Manufacturing for the Future: The Customer Centric Manufacturer How do you connect with your customers? And how do you remain vital in a hyper competitive landscape? In an era of growth and innovation, manufacturers from all sectors are tapping into the power of specialized software. This theme resonated at conferences included Microsoft Convergence, where Michel …

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What’s Ahead for Enterprise Resource Planning?

What’s Ahead for Enterprise Resource Planning? For many years, beginning in the 1990s, Enterprise Resource Planning has been the foundation of manufacturing companies.  Aberdeen Group’s Sector Insight report credits ERP with creating a hub for visibility, collaboration and vitality. Agile decision making from today’s manufacturers means systems must be able to keep up. The five …

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What Benefits Discrete Manufacturers Can Expect to See From ERP

What Benefits Discrete Manufacturers Can Expect to See From ERP Fully integrated ERP software, from vendors like Epicor, has extensive features that make it a natural fit for discrete manufacturers. Not all ERP software is designed for manufacturers. By choosing a general ERP software you will be faced with extensive customizations, which can be costly. …

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Investment Firm Harnesses the Power of CRM

Power of CRM Company: Berkshire Partners Location: Boston, MA Founded: 1986 Industry: Capital Markets/Securities Solution: Microsoft Dynamics CRM On-Premises Berkshire Partners has invested in more than 100 middle-market companies, through eight private equity funds with aggregate capital commitments of more than U.S. $11billion. In one year, the firm tracks and evaluates 400 potential investments.

B2B Sales Professionals Take Heart Because CRM has Your Back

CRM for B2B Sales For a growing B2B sales team, Microsoft Dynamics CRM in the on-premises or cloud version are excellent options. Gartner came out with its Magic Quadrant for Sales Force Automation and compared Dynamics on-premises and cloud versions to other comparable CRM options. Why on-premises? The features of both versions remain the same …

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Guidelines for Selecting the Best ERP Consulting Firm

  Guidelines for Selecting the Best ERP Consulting Firm We recommend making sure your business goals align with the expertise of the consulting firm. Selecting an independent firm can provide a less biased opinion about software and open-minded, honest implementation solutions. They can provide unique insight into business processes, and help your business mold the …

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Tips for Training Employees on your Epicor ERP System

 Training Employees on your Epicor ERP System What happens after your Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software is installed is vital to the continued and complete use of your new software. At the end of implementation, you as the project lead, may have a good idea of how to use the software, but training your entire …

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