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Kevin Dherman

Kevin Dherman

Kevin is the Chief Innovation Officer at SYSPRO Corporate. A technology strategist at heart, Kevin is an expert on the tech trends impacting the ERP industry, the rise of robotics, and the impact of AI and IOT on manufacturing and distribution. Kevin has been with SYSPRO since 1999 and has been the driving force behind the company’s emerging technology strategy. He has been critical to the development of the Industry 4.0 capabilities in SYSPRO’s latest ERP release.

Posts by Kevin Dherman

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Customer Service Bot a Big Hit at ERP Conference

Reading Time: 2 minutes At our Africa customer conference this year I showed off a new member of the SYSPRO stack, a Bot christened …

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The Impact of Automation on Jobs and Roles

Reading Time: 2 minutes Recent advances in robotics and machine learning (AI) have happened so quickly that industry observers could be said to be …

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Hybrid ERP

Reading Time: 2 minutes Today’s IT world has become truly hybrid. Businesses are now needing to manage a blend of on- premise and cloud-based …

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Mobile Apps are so 2016!

Reading Time: 2 minutes Steve Jobs’ original vision was not for static apps, but rather services that could be accessed as needed. This vision …

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UX is No Longer Optional

Reading Time: 3 minutes Historically, enterprise software has had a captive audience. Over the past two decades little has been required to engage users. …

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Innovation is a Healthy Lifestyle not a Fad Diet

Reading Time: 3 minutes Many companies opt for innovation when faced with disruption in their markets. They think of an innovative product or service …

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Keeping Business Solutions Innovation Simple

Reading Time: 3 minutes Why shouldn’t you let a Pokémon shower with you? It might Pikachu. Apologies. I couldn’t resist. Love it or hate …

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Job Automation: 4 Myths about Robots Stealing Jobs

Reading Time: 3 minutes There has been a lot of hype about automation, including job automation, over the last few years. It seems to …

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AI Victory Set to Transform ERP

Reading Time: 2 minutes The recent historic victory of Googles AlphaGo (AI) artificial intelligence program over the world’s human Go champion will also change …

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