SYSPRO, the leading provider of visionary, pragmatic ERP software, announced today that the SYSPRO USA End User Conference, held in Dallas, Texas, October 7 – 9, drew record attendance. According to SYSPRO USA President Joey Benadretti, “The Conference can be summed up in two words – ‘enthusiasm’ and ‘optimism.’”
Themed “Simply Smarter,” the three-day conference, which consisted of both general and break-out sessions, focused on SYSPRO 6.1 and the ways in which the newest version of SYSPRO ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) software will enable firms to boost productivity and competitive positioning without the need for extensive employee training. Conference attendees also enjoyed a variety of entertainment events, including a gala ranch night at a local dude-ranch.
Brian Stein, SYSPRO USA CEO, provided the conference welcome, stating, “Your attendance is very much indicative of your ongoing desires to achieve the highest standards of operational excellence for your respective organizations. While you have utilized SYSPRO ERP software to streamline your operations, outpace the competition, lean your businesses and achieve sustainability, this conference is designed to show how SYSPRO 6.1 can re-energize and re-invigorate all aspects of your operations.” A warm welcome was also extended to the group by Texas Councilwoman Sharron Spencer.
The groundbreaking SYSPRO 6.1 release, which has already garnered numerous industry awards, is setting the standard for ERP solutions. With over 1,500 enhancements and 6 new, dynamic applications SYSPRO 6.1 is a major evolution to the SYSPRO product line. Incorporating the latest technologies, SYSPRO 6.1 enables users to achieve significant gains through unprecedented operational insights, stringent controls, leading edge predictive mechanisms, power tailoring options and the application of lean and green initiatives to achieve long-term sustainability.
Among the notable conference presenters were Phil Duff, SYSPRO CEO, as well as SYSPRO managers and software engineers. Patrick Hoffmann, Controller, Samuel Strapping Systems commented on the ways in which SYSPRO 6.1 will give his company numerous competitive advantages, while Michael Terpin, Founder and CEO of Social Radius, discussed the ways effective utilization of social media can make positive contributions to a company’s bottom line.
According to Joey Benadretti, SYSPRO USA President, the End User Conference exemplifies the SYSPRO corporate culture of interacting with users, understanding their needs and incorporating these into future SYSPRO releases. “This is the reason why SYSPRO has a 98% customer retention rate,” he said.
Since its inception in 1978, SYSPRO has been delivering state-of-the-art business solutions to some of the world’s leading companies. As a global leader in the production of world-class ERP software, the company now caters to the specialized needs of 14,500 licensed companies in more than 60 countries worldwide. SYSPRO is marketed globally through regional territory distribution centers and a global reseller network in the US, Canada, Africa, Asia Pacific, Australia and the UK.
SYSPRO is a fully integrated business software solution that provides complete control over the planning and management of all facets of business including accounting, manufacturing and distribution operations in a variety of industries.