Dave Balser

Dave Balser is the JD Edwards Delivery Director at Briteskies and has 15 years of experience implementing, upgrading, and managing JD Edwards World and EnterpriseOne systems. In addition to his enthusiasm for JD Edwards, Dave is equally committed to championing sustainability practices within Briteskies.

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Why Do a Business Process Review?

Posted by Dave Balser

July 11, 2018 | 10:30 AM

When it comes to a business process review, organizations typically think of them as a way to identify areas where they can streamline their system and elevate their efficiency. These are worthwhile goals, to be sure, and more than enough reason to perform a BPR. But as our team has executed BPRs over the years, we’ve identified a few other benefits from the process. From identifying new opportunities to preparing for the future, here are just a few reasons why you should do a business process review.

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Topics: BPR

Upgrading JD Edwards World: What Are Your Options?

Posted by Dave Balser

May 16, 2018 | 10:30 AM

When it comes to your JD Edwards World system, it can be hard to justify an upgrade when everything is seemingly working fine. There are many benefits to upgrading that go beyond simply performance, and even with that, there are three options when it comes to upgrading. 

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Topics: JD Edwards, JDE World

How to Choose the Right JD Edwards Consultant

Posted by Dave Balser

April 25, 2018 | 10:30 AM

When an organization is implementing a JD Edwards or other ERP project, it can be incredibly difficult. You know that the new systems or processes being implemented will benefit the company in the long run, but sometimes the short-term headaches associated with that change can seem overwhelming. This process can seem even harder when the consulting company you hire to guide you through the process falls short of your expectations. 

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Topics: JD Edwards, ERP

How to Have a Successful ERP Implementation

Posted by Dave Balser

October 16, 2017 | 10:30 AM

There are so many variables involved in an ERP implementation that it can feel like a daunting task to undertake. But no matter which platform you’re implementing, what third-party tools you’re working with, or why you’re undertaking this project in the first place, there are a few things you can do to make sure you have a successful ERP implementation.

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Topics: JD Edwards, ERP

3 Risks of Not Maintaining Oracle JD Edwards Support

Posted by Dave Balser

July 10, 2017 | 10:30 AM

Software maintenance and support is a critical topic for JD Edwards World customers. Oracle estimates that 46% of World customers are still on A7.3 and A8.1, which is concerning considering that these products fell into Sustaining Support, as opposed to Premier Support, on December 31, 2013.

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Topics: JD Edwards, JDE World

Replacing an Aging ERP on IBM i

Posted by Dave Balser

April 24, 2017 | 10:30 AM

We recently had a client who wanted to replace their ERP, but it was running on an old IBM i environment. When your ERP system is no longer working, but it’s based on IBM i, what do you do? What are your replacement options? Here are three options for replacing your ERP when it’s running on IBM i.

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Topics: IBM i, ERP

Our ERP Software Selection Process

Posted by Dave Balser

March 13, 2017 | 10:30 AM

A software replatform project can be one of the most involved projects an organization can undertake. But before the technical work can begin, one big decision has to be made: picking a new software. The software selection process can be just as overwhelming as the implementation itself, and it’s not uncommon for us to hear from clients who are looking for some advice. Here’s our approach for selecting an ERP software.

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Topics: JDE Training, ERP, BPR

3 Reasons Your GL is Out of Balance in JD Edwards

Posted by Dave Balser

February 27, 2017 | 10:30 AM

JD Edwards financials has two crucial files: the General Ledger (GL) Transaction File, and the Trial Balance File. The GL Transaction File is a detailed account of general journal transactions, while the Trial Balance File is similar to a spreadsheet with monthly balance columns; one line per account, per fiscal year, per ledger type. These two files should be in sync at all times. If the Trial Balance File is out of balance or out of sync to the Transaction File, your JD Edwards financial statements will be wrong.

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Topics: JD Edwards, JDE financials

Meet the ERP Project Team

Posted by Dave Balser

January 30, 2017 | 10:30 AM

When you begin an ERP implementation, upgrade, or large-scale business process re-engineering project, you typically hire a team based on their experience and expertise. But who all is involved with a project, and where does your team fit in? Get ready for some handshakes, because it’s time to meet your project team.

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Topics: JD Edwards, ERP

Discovering Solutions with a Business Process Review

Posted by Dave Balser

January 25, 2017 | 10:30 AM

In a Business Process Review, we help your organization take a look at current software and technologies to figure out how those tools can be leveraged more effectively. Sometimes, a BPR can highlight an existing solution that your team wasn’t aware of. Having a fresh set of eyes take a look at your software configuration can reveal a beneficial technology or business process change, like a recent BPR our team completed for a client.

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Topics: JDE Training, ERP, business process review, BPR

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