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Price File Upload

  • on 26 April, 2018

sts, IMS have developed a mechanism to transfer customer price lists from a spreadsheet onto System21 to update customer price lists. This list will be automatically uploaded for each price type, discount group and item code. The utility also has the facility to delete customer price lists. By properly using effectivity dates, prices can be […]

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Direct Posting to the Purchase Ledger

  • on 10 April, 2018

Supplier invoice processing is one of the most labour intensive processes in the finance department and one which all companies are trying to improve. At IMS we have developed several routines to achieve this. Several clients had a requirement to post invoices directly to the purchase ledger and general ledger modules from a spreadsheet. They […]

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Security in Internet Facing Environments

  • on 20 March, 2018

Connection to the external network exposes an organisation’s external-facing services to a larger and untrusted network, usually the Internet. This always has security implications. Any service provided to users on the external network can be a security risk. The most common of these services are Web servers, Mail servers, FTP servers and VoIP servers but […]

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Manufacturing — Britain is Going for Gold

  • on 6 March, 2018

Manufacturing is a wealth-producing sector of the UK economy. As such, effective manufacturing companies are critical to national economic stability. For manufacturers aiming to be competitive keeping costs low and manufacturing in volume are both key considerations. Within manufacturing ERP is used to plan the ordering of materials and other resources, set manufacturing schedules, and […]

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Disaster Recovery

  • on 20 February, 2018

Have you tested your DR solution recently? Could you get the DR codes for your iSeries? Did all the other parts of your system 21 work as they should? Hopefully most of you test your DR plans every year and never have any problems. Even if you do have issues, at least they are under […]

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