PeopleVox warehouse management systems

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The largest warehouse in the world – where is it?

Posted on Dec 10, 2010 in GeneralIndustry news

I thought when I saw an Amazon warehouse, the only thing that could beat this is an Ikea warehouse and that this must be the largest warehouse in the world. Standing at quite a distance from the massive Amazon construction, I could not see the two ends of the warehouse; just a big lump of [...]

Top 3 warehouse management system (WMS) trends 2011

Posted on Dec 7, 2010 in GeneralIndustry news

1. Cloud-based computing This is without doubt the most significant trend in the world of the warehouse management system. Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) delivery means customers do not have to manage and maintain their own system. In 2011 these Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) offerings will be capable of matching best-of-breed WMS as research and development has seen them built [...]

Cloud applications get businesses in the mix

Posted on Dec 2, 2010 in Cloud computingGeneralIndustry news

As a company that is 3 years old, we had systems challenges in the early days as we knew what we wanted to make the business slick, but it was financially outside of our grasp. We started with Sage for accounting at £40 per licence and then the rest were all cloud applications, ranging from [...]

5 year crystal ball Gartner research predicts future of IT

5 year crystal ball Gartner research predicts future of IT

Posted on Dec 1, 2010 in GeneralIndustry news

Here are the predictions from Gartner: By 2015 1. Critical infrastructure of a G20 nation will be brought down by hackers cracking through security. 2. CIOs will be compensated based upon IT improvement, top and bottom line. 3. 60% increase in IT budget per head for companies that care about having information real time and [...]

Manufacturing industry surprise hike last month

Posted on Dec 1, 2010 in GeneralIndustry news

Just when everybody thought manufacturing was dying or dead, November blows us all out of the water. Low interest rates with increased foreign and even domestic demand has created the first increase in orders backlog in 5 months. The most solid sector being reported to be the industrial sector, with companies like Rolls Royce, Honda, [...]

Herd management software package for dairy farmers

Posted on Oct 16, 2010 in Industry newsSoftware

For Immediate Release: (, October 16, 2010 United Dairy Farmers are rolling out a herd management software system to capture data and store it in a web portal. It is claimed to help fully manage their herd. Is this type of software really going to be used by the farmers, or just freak them out [...]

Web based inventory software gains pace

A key trend in inventory systems over the past 12 months has been towards Software as a Service (SaaS) web based inventory software. The general play with this model is that it provides a lower cost of ownership in comparison to traditional inventory management software. There are a few key points to consider when choosing an inventory [...]

IT budgets to rise in 2011 for on-demand software

Posted on Oct 5, 2010 in Industry newsSoftware as a service confirmed that half of CIOs to increase IT budgets in 2011 More than 50% of the top IT companies have plans to increase IT spend over the next 12 months with only 15% saying that their spend is likely to fall. The survey was on 250 IT leaders who were questioned about their future [...]