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Fitbit Races to Success with NetSuite: Wishing you 365 days of 10,000 steps in 2016

By Julie Baker | Thu, Dec 31, 2015

On this final day of 2015, many of us are making resolutions for the coming year and fitness is often at the top of our lists. It's no suprise that technology is now available to help motivate and keep us moving, so we can increase our chances of being in the measely 8% of people who successfully achieve their New Year's resolutions (Statistic Brain Research Institute).

Fit What?

Even if you aren't counting your steps on a Fitbit (I'm only at 3059 at this writing), chances are you’ve heard of the company and how its products are literally disrupting the world. Just six years after launching the first fitness tracker online, the company has become the epitome of a successful startup, shipping millions of units to 54 countries around the globe. But Fitbit couldn’t maintain that level of achievement without a whole lot of infrastructure. Again, technology to the rescue. One of the ways Fitbit has managed its complex B2C and B2B omnichannel operations is with the NetSuite ERP solution.

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The shift toward cloud ERP: Top business advantages

By Lightwell | Mon, Jan 26, 2015

Within the last few years, there has been a massive shift toward cloud-based business management systems. There are considerable advantages to transitioning from an on-premise environment to one accessed solely via the Web, especially when it comes to enterprise resource planning. 

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Get smart: How to make the most of supply chain analytics

By Lightwell | Thu, Oct 02, 2014

Analytics. Business intelligence. Buzzwords, yes, but also concepts that are at the heart of the optimized 21st century business. Today, it's no longer enough to simply be responsive to changes in consumer behavior, supply chain ecosystems or outside forces - you have to be able to anticipate them. While the goal of forecasting the future isn't a new business objective by any means, it's only in the last few years that tools have emerged that enable business users to make actionable predictions based on a confluence of focused, intelligent data.

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