Warehouse Management Insiders

To Host or Not to Host

Posted by Kevin Light on Mon, April 14, 2014 @ 09:23 AM

As Shakespeare famously never said, “To host or not to host, that is the question.”  In today’s evolving IT landscape, many companies are faced with this query when discussing IT strategy.  New JDA projects, upgrade paths, and yearly budget reviews are just a few scenarios where hosting strategy finds a soapbox within IT departments around the world.

Read More

Tags: RedPrairie System Configuration, Hosting, multi-threading, Longbow Advantage, Warehouse Optimization, WMS Performance, Servers

How Multi-Threading Enhances JDA/ RedPrairie WMS Performance

Posted by Nima Mohajerin on Fri, May 03, 2013 @ 04:01 PM

If you’ve ever spent hours allocating a 40K line wave or waited restlessly looking at the hour glass for your picks to get cancelled, you are not alone. One way to tackle this is to take advantage of the multi-threading capabilities that the new MOCA architecture supports in JDA WMS (formerly RedPrairie).

Read More

Tags: JDA WSM, multi-threading, RedPrairie WMS, Warehouse Optimization, WMS Performance, WMS

8 Ways to Improve Your Warehouse Picking

Posted by Abdullah Alkeilani on Wed, May 01, 2013 @ 02:44 PM

In a typical warehouse, order picking is the most manual, labor-intensive, and expensive operation.  It can account for up to 60% of warehouse operating costs. Companies tend to focus on this area first because any improvement can positively impact their customer’s experience (think of transaction & delivery times, picking errors, product damage, etc.).

 

 

Read More

Tags: JDA Warehouse Picking, Warehouse Picking, JDA WMS, JDA Warehouse Management, Warehouse Optimization, RedPrairie WMS