Hot Topic! Cybersecurity: Helping our Manufacturing Clients Avoid Viruses, Trojans and Ransomware

The WannaCry virus infected more than 200,000 computers in 150 countries. The Equifax breach compromised the personal data of 143 million Americans. Experts estimate that more than 14 million small and medium U.S. companies are at risk. How can you avoid becoming a statistic? It starts with common sense. Don’t open any emails or attachments…

Hot Topic! Disaster Recovery: Helping our Manufacturing Clients Prepare for the Worst Case Scenario

The disaster could be anything: hurricane, tornado, flood, fire, snow storm. The question is, what happens to your data when disaster strikes. Do you have a disaster recovery (DR) plan in place? Do you even have a reliable data back-up (BU) solution in place? In the industry we call this BU/DR. And the sad fact…

Our Manufacturing Clients Will Tell You Why They Love Working with SSG – Your Partner for Implementing, Upgrading and Customizing Manufacturing Software Solutions

There’s nothing better than references that come straight from the horse’s mouth. In this case, our manufacturing clients. They’ve come forward to talk about why they love working with Strategic Systems Group (SSG) for implementing, upgrading and customizing their manufacturing software solutions. And what’s not to love? Our job is to make our clients happy…

What Would Watson Say about the Role of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Manufacturing?

For years, IBM’s Watson was the “face” of Artificial Intelligence (AI). “He” could play chess and Scrabble; compete on Jeopardy … and win. Watson was the personification of a future where AI would change our world for the better. AI would solve problems that mere humans could not solve. We could almost forget that it…

If You Need Support for Your “Legacy” Manufacturing Systems – Infor Manman, MK, Baan – You’ve Come to the Right Place

It’s not easy to find support for what are known in the software industry as “legacy” systems. In this context, the term “legacy” refers to solutions that have been discontinued, or for whatever the reason might be, are no longer being updated or supported. Once a software package has been discontinued, the number of providers…