International Consultancy for JD Edwards

Whitehouse Consultants is the partner of choice for your global JD Edwards projects, offering you the skills and expertise of a global consulting firm with the responsiveness and flexibility of a real local partner. We have a truly international capacity. Where we donít have a local office, we have established long-standing partnerships with companies like ourselves, leaders in their field who place a premium on outstanding customer service.

So, whether you want to rollout JD Edwards to several countries at once or, you just need advice on your first step towards internationalization, our multinational, multilingual teams are there to help.

International Experience

Our consultants, many of whom are multilingual, are experienced in working in cross-cultural teams. They also fully understand the challenges of rolling out JD Edwards to a multi-country, multi-language, multi-currency and multi-cultural user community. All our application consultants have a business background and understand the challenges of implementing, and sometimes imposing, an ERP system on an organization. Our technical team has mastered the challenges of designing and implementing a global enterprise from a single instance of JD Edwards on single or multiple databases over a web client.

Whitehouse has the skills to take ownership of the entire project, or, we can just provide you with expert resources to supplement your already experienced team. Our services include:

  • Project management
  • Applications consulting
  • Training
  • CNC administration
  • Technical design and architecture
  • Development of interfaces
  • Data conversion
  • User support
  • Localization expertise
  • Purging & Archiving
  • Business Intelligence
  • Languages include English, French, German, Italian, Polish and Spanish

JD Edwards International Implementations

International companies can benefit greatly from the implementation and deployment of ERP systems. Benefits include:

  • Common core processes
  • Consolidated reporting
  • Data consistency
  • Better CRM and global Supply Chain Management
  • Cost reductions due to:
    • Better negotiation with software vendor
    • Single technology spend
    • Centralized maintenance of software
    • Fast path implementation methodology

However, global implementations also face unique challenges:

  • Complex processing requirements
    • Inter-company
    • Large numbers of users
    • Geographic and demographic diversity
  • Complex reporting requirements
    • HQ consolidations
    • Local reporting
  • Desire for consistent procedures but dispersed decision making
    • Global benefits vs. local requirements
    • Global consistency vs. local flexibility
  • Flexibility to cater for
    • Growth
    • Acquisitions
    • Organizational structure change

Contact us and talk to one of our team today to learn how our years of experience and proven methodology can help you deliver a successful, on time and on budget international rollout.

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