Jul 6, 2020

Driving increased profitability through your ERP system

As financial woes bite deep, businesses should leverage their ERP system to obtain the kind of big picture view that will allow them to reduce costs and boost margins.

Apr 20, 2020


In our current situation, businesses that invested in ERP systems are seeing really excellent ROI, says Deirdre Fryer, head of Solutions for Africa at SYSPRO.

Mar 16, 2020

Do you have your business playbook?

A business playbook covers how things get done within the business. But the components that make up that playbook are up for debate.

2020 sees an evolution of 2019's trends
Technology helps businesses manage at much bigger scales and deal with the accompanying complexity, says SYSPRO.
09 Jan 2020
Can Kenya position manufacturing as a key Big Four pillar?
Kenya's proposed Big Four Agenda was unveiled almost two years ago by President Uhuru Kenyatta.
26 Sep 2019
Seven ERP essentials
Are all ERPs created equal? Not if you're in the manufacturing and distribution sector, according to Deirdre Fryer, Regional Product Manager for Africa at SYSPRO, who says there are seven must-have components of a solid ERP.
22 Aug 2019
Invest in your workforce
Upskilling your workforce can bring far-reaching benefits to the business and the country as a whole.
19 Jul 2019
Did you just 'like' your ERP?
Social ERP uses artificial intelligence to build a news feed based on things that are happening within the business that are relevant to the user.
06 Mar 2019
Ensuring business longevity
In a rapidly evolving market, organisations need to be prudent in their approach to adopting new technologies, and should always focus on their own particular strengths.
21 Nov 2018
SA businesses are rising to meet industry 4.0
Are South African businesses on board to capture the emerging future of industry 4.0? A SYSPRO-commissioned survey found some interesting answers.
18 Sep 2018
The factory of the future
Will the factory floor be staffed by robots in the not too distant future, or will humans prevail?
28 Aug 2018
The mobile corporation: reality or hype?
Mobile connectivity is redefining our world. But are South African companies keeping up with the revolution, asks SYSPRO.
24 Jul 2018
ERP and the food industry
Food companies face the general challenges of manufacturing, but also experience more nuanced impacts, says Doug Hunter, manager of Professional Services at Syspro Africa.
15 Mar 2018
Rethinking sales planning
Deirdre Fryer, Product Manager at SYSPRO Africa says while the nature of sales has most certainly been impacted by the digital age, and is having to evolve to keep pace, there's one thing that never changes.
24 Nov 2017
Rise of robotics and AI discussed at Davos 2017
The rise of robotics and its impact on global workforces was again discussed at the latest Davos WEF this year.
10 Feb 2017
RNSS celebrates 20 years as a SYSPRO partner
RNSS MD and owner, Ruben Nayagar says the company's aim is to install and support a world-class business solution and maximise our clients' benefits in ensuring maximum return on investment.
18 Jan 2017
SYSPRO is putting down roots with a new office in Nairobi, Kenya
Global ERP service provider SYSPRO has opened a new office in Kenya to grow its footprint in the East African region.
09 Dec 2016
Are Chatbots revolutionising the customer service industry?
As businesses globally seek to reduce overheads while boosting customer service and efficiency, there is a meteoric rise of the Chatbot and AI, linked to automated and intelligent self-service.Accordingly, many customer service centres are currently being converted to self-service with the roll- out of automated customer service software that can proactively and intelligently isolate and solve customer queries and problems by analysing their own databases.
23 Nov 2016
Jun 20, 2016

Youth Day highlights gaps. IT skills vital to help SA economy grow

As we celebrate Youth Day this month the spotlight has fallen on the extremely high unemployment figures amongst our youth and our economies pressing need for STEM skills.

May 6, 2016

4 Reasons Industrial IoT is Advancing Manufacturing Processes

Technology-driven real time optimization of manufacturing production has become a reality.

Apr 6, 2016

What the heck are Negative Interest Rates?

Many people are asking themselves how negative interest rates work.

Mar 9, 2016

Application erosion a worrying cost for African companies

The costs associated with application erosion can be significant if left unmanaged.

Mar 1, 2016

Top six ERP tech trends for 2016

2016 promises to be an iconic year for technology innovation in the ERP space.

A pressing need for scarce IT skills
Education trends indicate many graduates from IT tertiary institutions leave with developing and coding skills on paper but are incapable of performing when tested in the real world.
14 Dec 2015
Apr 13, 2015

Software company SYSPRO to hold customer conference to showcase its software innovation

SYSPRO, will showcase its latest software solutions in Kenya at an exclusive customer event to be held on 16 April 2015.


The shape of things to come - the role of ERP in the evolving packaging industry

The mark of a strong product is one that can not only stand the test of time, but that can also adapt to all the changes and advancements that come with time and progress.


In mining, ERP is only as useful as it is accessible

Mining underpins many major economies on the African continent.


SYSPRO wins at SAP Partner Awards

SYSPRO was honoured with the `OEM Partner of the Year' award at SAP's Africa Partner Awards 2014.


Technology to propel education in Africa

SYSPRO recently hosted the third DASIK Industry Workshop at its headquarters in Sunninghill, Johannesburg.


SYSPRO Double Winner at Network Products Guide Awards

SYSPRO, a provider of best-of-breed, award-winning enterprise resource planning (ERP) software for on-premise and cloud-based utilisation, today announced that the company is the winner of two Network Product Guide awards. The awards were presented during an awards banquet on June 23, 2014 in San Francisco.