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Phil Duff

Phil Duff

Phil Duff, SYSPRO’s co-founder and Group Chief Executive Officer, identified a gap in the market for accounting software in 1978 and seized this opportunity and founded SYSPRO. Phil’s vision has always been to offer a simplified approach to technology with customer centricity at the heart of the business. Over forty years on, SYSPRO is one of the longest standing independent vendors of ERP software. The company is operational in over 60 countries with a proven track record of expertise in the manufacturing and distribution sectors where it continually delivers on product innovation.

Posts by Phil Duff

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Supply Chain Management and ERP

The Internet of Things that make me go hmmmm

Reading Time: 3 minutes Do these words sound familiar: Are you listening to me? It’s not only marital, parental or platonic relationships that benefit …

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Managing-Operating ERPSelecting ERP

Celebrating the Ideal ‘Business’ Partner on Valentine’s Day

Reading Time: 4 minutes February is the month of love and with Valentine’s Day just around the corner many of us will be celebrating …

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Supply Chain Management and ERPBusiness software

Innovative or Customer Centric?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Developing ERP software is a tricky business, especially if the software is not being developed for any specific customer but …

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Taking stock and looking ahead to 2013
Managing-Operating ERPBusiness software

Taking stock and looking ahead to 2013

Reading Time: 4 minutes Regardless of what business you happen to be in, the end of the year is a natural time to reflect …

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The Changing Role of the CFO
Applying and Operating ERPERP systems

The Changing Role of the CFO

Reading Time: 3 minutes In a recent article by Paul Taylor in the Financial Times, he discusses the changing dynamics of the C-suite. He …

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ERP and Mobile BusinessBusiness software

Future trends in ERP

Reading Time: 3 minutes The rapid consumerization of technology over the past few years has led enterprises, some kicking and screaming, to incorporate elements …

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Supply Chain Management and ERPBusiness software

Lights, camera, ERP

Reading Time: 2 minutes SYSPRO was featured on CNBC Africa last week when Chris Bishop interviewed me on the Entrepreneurial Edge Show. Besides the …

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Managing-Operating ERP

ERP Product Map for the Road Ahead

Reading Time: 4 minutes Are you lost and looking for a guide…? Well then, follow me on an exciting journey as we discover what …

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Managing-Operating ERPTechnology (or Enterprise Technology)

Windows Reimagined

Reading Time: 2 minutes I was fortunate enough to attend the Microsoft BUILD conference in Los Angeles recently, along with one of my colleagues. …

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