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Article Series on Design Studio, Part 6: A Case Study

By David Williams, Paradigm ERP.
A look at how one of Paradigm's clients, a major hospital chain in Miami, used Design Studio to add a Transfer action on PA52 – Individual Action when an internal applicant’s acceptance was keyed on PA45 – Requisition Offers.

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Kat Vreplied to: RE: Incoming EDI (810, 855, 856) for Multiple Vendors utilizing the same EDI Connection

Much of the credit is to our VAT ability to consolidate - I've got 121 Integrated EDI vendors, 125 MetaTrade, 358 Auto Fax, 479 Auto Email. It's just...

9 minutes ago

JonAreplied to: RE: Incoming EDI (810, 855, 856) for Multiple Vendors utilizing the same EDI Connection

Kat- those are some awesome stats. I'm guessing many of your vendors are receiving fax POs from GHX using MetaTrade? We don't use GHX so I haven't bee...

2 hours ago

Redreplied to: RE: Incoming EDI (810, 855, 856) for Multiple Vendors utilizing the same EDI Connection

Thanks, Mike. I guess I was reading it that the non-EDI aspect was being handled by a few Purchase Froms, not many. Red

3 hours ago

Kat Vreplied to: RE: Incoming EDI (810, 855, 856) for Multiple Vendors utilizing the same EDI Connection

Thanks Mike - my mistake. Then we choose Option 1 and when we encounter a vendor that doesn't allow address we change them to GHX - either EDI or Met...

3 hours ago

Mike Bernhardreplied to: RE: Incoming EDI (810, 855, 856) for Multiple Vendors utilizing the same EDI Connection

Hi Red - I think you missed a couple of posts...check out posts from me, Michelle and JonA above.

3 hours ago

Mike Bernhardreplied to: RE: Incoming EDI (810, 855, 856) for Multiple Vendors utilizing the same EDI Connection

Kat - I edited my text to be more precise in my language. When I was referring to non-EDI POs I was really talking about non-EDI suppliers (not EDI s...

4 hours ago

JonAreplied to: RE: Incoming EDI (810, 855, 856) for Multiple Vendors utilizing the same EDI Connection

I know that in the past there have been some divisions that were not EDI capable. I believe Ortho Clinical was not when we first went live with Lawso...

4 hours ago

Redreplied to: RE: Incoming EDI (810, 855, 856) for Multiple Vendors utilizing the same EDI Connection

So now everyone has piqued my curiosity... Everything stated above makes sense for EDI. In fact, we tend to use the generic Purchase From 'ED1', 'ED...

4 hours ago

Kat Vreplied to: RE: Incoming EDI (810, 855, 856) for Multiple Vendors utilizing the same EDI Connection

If a vendor is setup EDI, what consists of a non-EDI order? The EDI nightmare vendor for me is Medtronic. There are 3 main EDI hubs for the 2 AP10...

4 hours ago

Michelle Wetzelreplied to: RE: Incoming EDI (810, 855, 856) for Multiple Vendors utilizing the same EDI Connection

We operate on Option 2 also. At go live we had pfroms build for each of our internal companies to make it easier for the buyers to know which one to ...

4 hours ago

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Inforum 2014

Although I didn’t attend Inforum 2014, this is the backdrop against which I watched the keynotes via streaming video and digested the executive/analyst briefings. “’Designing emotion into the product is now something you really have to think about explicitly and measure yourself against’, says Brad Smith, CEO of Intuit, the maker of personal finance and […]

We’re Number One!

It’s not often that one gets to say “we are the best”, but Medstar Montgomery Medical Center (MMMC) now has that honor. I’ve had the privilege of working with MMMC [formerly Montgomery General Hospital] for over a decade.  Truly a fantastic group of IT professionals, and I’m proud to be part of their team!  So, […]

Another Update on Alleged Patent Infringement

Back in 2011, Lawson responded to an Alleged Patent Infringement by replacing Requisition Self-Service (RSS) with Requisition Center (RQC). In the meantime, Lawson has been acquired by Infor, but the patent case still lingers. Here’s an update. Some of you might have received this notice from Infor, and are unsure how this might impact your […]

The Untimely Passing of a Legend

We learned today that our dear friend, Matthew Allbee, passed away over the weekend after a long battle with cancer. The last time I saw Matt was just a couple of months ago at Inforum, and while he certainly wasn’t well, I had no idea it would be the last time we would talk. I […]

Time To Rename LawsonGuru ?

With Lawson S3 and M3 customers adopting integrated Infor products, is it time to expand and rename the LawsonGuru Letter and LawsonGuru.com? I thought it would be fun to ask the community for advice. Here are some ideas:Filed under: Infor, Infor Acquisition

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