SAN RAMON, Calif., July 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Armanino LLP, the largest independent accounting and business consulting firm based in California, announced today the release of its free eBook, Semiconductor Manufacturer's IT Playbook: A guide to ERP, CRM and BI system infrastructure to support compliance, profitability and supply chain excellence. The book is a one-stop crash course in how to maximize value and efficiency in semiconductor company business management.
Authored by Jeff Russell, Armanino's High Tech and Life Sciences Manufacturing practice leader, Semiconductor Manufacturer's IT Playbook also details the many issues facing high growth semiconductor companies and presents proven solutions, such as:
- Understanding the value of ERP at different life stages
- Finding the right fit: Fully Integrated ERP vs. Bolt-On Industry Solution
- How to address the top 15 semiconductor challenges with ERP, CRM or BI
- Guide to building a business case for adopting a new ERP
- Considerations during an M&A transaction, for both buyers and sellers
"Semiconductor companies face a set of unique challenges with forecasting, inventory traceability and integration with vendor partners," said Russell. "This eBook speaks to the issues facing its readers and can provide insight on how to go about deploying a value-added business systems solution that will optimize business processes, enable accurate and timely access to information, and bolster key decision-making through company operations."
The High Tech Manufacturing practice at Armanino has implemented Microsoft Dynamics AX and CRM for nearly two-dozen engagements in the semiconductor industry alone, including Microsoft Convergence Customer Excellence Award winner Microsemi. The team offers a wide range of domain expertise in critical industry issues as diverse as supply chain management, regulated industries compliance, outsourced operations, and revenue management.
To download the Semiconductor Manufacturer's IT Playbook eBook, please visit: http://learn.amllp.com/semiconductor-it-playbook-chapters
About Armanino's Microsoft Dynamics Consulting Practice
Armanino is a Microsoft Inner Circle and Gold Certified Microsoft Dynamics ERP/CRM partner and among the top 1% of partners in the world. The firm is a value-added reseller (VAR) and implementation partner for Microsoft Dynamics AX, Dynamics GP, Dynamics CRM, SharePoint and Office365. Additionally, the firm offers a variety of add-on solutions, including Microsoft Dynamics AX for High Tech Industries' Certified for Microsoft Dynamics (CfMD); Revenue Management, Supply Chain Interface, RMA and Warranty Management. Armanino provides implementation, training, upgrade and customization services to a variety of mid-market and enterprise clients across the nation.
Armanino LLP (www.armaninollp.com) is the largest independent accounting and business consulting firms based in California and one of the largest firms in the United States. Armanino provides an integrated set of audit, tax, consulting and technology solutions to companies in the U.S. and globally. The firm helps clients adapt and change in every stage of business from start-up through rapid growth to the sale of a company. Armanino emphasizes smart technology; leading a cloud revolution of financial, operational, sales and compliance tools that are transforming the way companies do business. Armanino extends its global services to more than 100 countries through its membership in Moore Stephens International Limited – one of the world's major accounting and consulting membership organizations. In addition to its core consulting and accounting practices, Armanino operates its division—AMF Media Group (www.amfmediagroup.com), a media and communications services agency. Its affiliate, Intersect Capital (www.intersectcapitalllc.com) is an independent financial planning, wealth and lifestyle management firm.