Strategic Alliances and the Cloud ERP
In today’s economy, strategic alliances are a necessity for all businesses. In many ways smaller businesses can benefit disproportionately well from them. Today’s technology allows companies of any size to reach customers with global capabilities. Well-run strategic alliances can help provide the vital infrastructure needed to support this important dynamic.
Today’s modern cloud-ERP systems are key to making strategic alliances work as:
- Customer and suppliers reps are enabled to place an order and view real time transaction status
- Automated notification capabilities provide immediate updates and calls-to-action.
- Open architecture and API’s can automate the process of data transfer between disparate systems at any time of day or night.
- And accurate, integrated inventory management builds reliability, increases confidence and assures accurate accountability.
If small and growing businesses take the time and effort needed to put the right cloud-ERP system in place, they will have at their disposal the tools needed to collaborate and subsequently thrive on the world stage.
This is the last article in the series of articles by the VersAccounts Team on “Can small businesses thrive using strategic collaborations with supply partners and customers?”