One subject that seems to bubble up to the surface of the
analytical conjuring pot with great frequency involves Microsoft's participation
in business automation for manufacturers.
The published statements and predictions commonly assert that Microsoft
has little interest in or little to offer the manufacturing enterprise. If this
is true, does that mean it's time for manufacturers to consider pulling
Microsoft from their technology stack?
There are a lot of variables to consider when settling on a
vendor for any of the various needs manufacturers have, and even more to
consider when displacing a vendor that's been with the organization for a long...