Grundlagen von Cloud-ERP

A basic primer on Cloud ERP

Are you new to ERP? Do you want to brush up on the latest generation of ERP software? Cloud ERP Basics helps you discover everything from the basic principles of ERP to how the underlying technology of ERP has changed and the important role of ERP in a modern manufacturing organization.

Cloud ERP Basics includes the following topics:


Was ist Cloud-ERP?

Read about cloud technology and Cloud ERP. See how the capabilities of the cloud enable Cloud ERP.


Hosted vs Cloud ERP

Find out why some legacy ERP vendors sell their software under the name “Cloud” but are only hosted  versions of the same old systems. Learn how to tell the difference between hosted ERP and true Cloud ERP.


The Basics of Evaluating Cloud ERP

Learn everything you need to know about evaluating Cloud ERP for your organization, from starting your search to what questions to ask Cloud ERP vendors.


Cloud ERP 101 Training Videos

This 12-part Rootstock Video Series takes you through the basics of Cloud ERP software for manufacturing, distribution and supply chain including:

Lesson 1: Introduction to ERP for Manufacturing and Distribution

Lesson 2: Engineering Basics – The Importance of Part Master Records and Bills of Material

Lesson 3: Engineering Basics – Maintain Accuracy Through Revisions and Change Order Control

Lesson 4: Shop Floor – Create and Maintain Work Centers, Routings and Procedures

Lesson 5: Shop Floor – Control Labor and Machines Through Shop Floor Scheduling

Lesson 6: Procurement – Link Your Vendors and Purchased Parts via ERP

Lesson 7: MRP – ERP’s Material Planning Tool

Lesson 8: Work Orders – The Starting Point of Manufacturing

Lesson 9: Inventory – Maintain Accurate and Reliable Data

Lesson 10: Sales – Link Your Customers and Products with ERP

Lesson 11: Project Control – A Vital ERP Tool for Many Manufacturers

Lesson 12: Track Costs Using ERP


ERP Glossary

Find definitions of some of the key words and phrases used in the world of Cloud ERP and manufacturing.