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Epicor Insights 2014–Raising the ERP Game


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Challenges of the Future: The Rebirth of Small Independent Retail in America


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Vald’or Apparel Selects NGC’s PLM, ERP, and Shop Floor Solutions


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BI State of the Market Report


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Microsoft to Add "Encore" Functionality to MBS Great Plains 8.0 Part Three: Challenges and User Recommendations


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Internet-based Phone Service for Small to Midsize Companies


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Windows 2000: Paragon for Partisans, Skewered by Skeptics


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