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Selecting, Buying, Installing And Using A Modern Warehouse Management System Training

BMC Training provides a training course in Selecting, Buying, Installing And Using A Modern Warehouse Management System in Warehouse , Logistics , Supply Chain and Inventory

Course Title
Venue
Start Date
End Date
  • Kuala Lumpur
    7 - 10 - 2018
    11 - 10 - 2018
  • Istanbul
    14 - 10 - 2018
    18 - 10 - 2018
  • Muscat
    7 - 10 - 2018
    11 - 10 - 2018
  • London
    11 - 11 - 2018
    15 - 11 - 2018
  • Dubai
    18 - 11 - 2018
    22 - 11 - 2018
  • Paris
    11 - 11 - 2018
    15 - 11 - 2018
  • Kuala Lumpur
    23 - 12 - 2018
    27 - 12 - 2018
  • Istanbul
    2 - 12 - 2018
    6 - 12 - 2018
  • Muscat
    23 - 12 - 2018
    27 - 12 - 2018
  • London
    6 - 1 - 2019
    10 - 1 - 2019
  • Dubai
    27 - 1 - 2019
    31 - 1 - 2019
  • Paris
    6 - 1 - 2019
    10 - 1 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    17 - 2 - 2019
    21 - 2 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    10 - 2 - 2019
    14 - 2 - 2019
  • Muscat
    17 - 2 - 2019
    21 - 2 - 2019
  • London
    24 - 3 - 2019
    28 - 3 - 2019
  • Dubai
    17 - 3 - 2019
    21 - 3 - 2019
  • Paris
    24 - 3 - 2019
    28 - 3 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    14 - 4 - 2019
    18 - 4 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    7 - 4 - 2019
    11 - 4 - 2019
  • Muscat
    14 - 4 - 2019
    18 - 4 - 2019
  • London
    26 - 5 - 2019
    30 - 5 - 2019
  • Dubai
    12 - 5 - 2019
    16 - 5 - 2019
  • Paris
    26 - 5 - 2019
    30 - 5 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    2 - 6 - 2019
    6 - 6 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    23 - 6 - 2019
    27 - 6 - 2019
  • Muscat
    2 - 6 - 2019
    6 - 6 - 2019
  • London
    28 - 7 - 2019
    1 - 8 - 2019
  • Dubai
    7 - 7 - 2019
    11 - 7 - 2019
  • Paris
    28 - 7 - 2019
    1 - 8 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    4 - 8 - 2019
    8 - 8 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    18 - 8 - 2019
    22 - 8 - 2019
  • Muscat
    4 - 8 - 2019
    8 - 8 - 2019
  • London
    15 - 9 - 2019
    19 - 9 - 2019
  • Dubai
    22 - 9 - 2019
    26 - 9 - 2019
  • Paris
    15 - 9 - 2019
    19 - 9 - 2019

Course Objectives

On completion of this course you should be able to:

  • Determine the purpose of warehouse management systems and a description of their costs and benefits.
  • Discuss the build-versus-buy choice is discussed.
  • Define the organizational impact and describe the short and long-term effect.
  • Understand how to buy a WMS, the project team that must be assembled, the marketplace for commercial systems.
  • List the types of systems available and how to go about choosing among them, the creation of a Request for Proposal and the evaluation of responses.
  • Apply a methodology for justifying/funding a system for installation, as well as an ongoing operation and maintenance.

Course Outline

Warehouse Management Systems

  • Purpose
  • Core Function
  • Core data
  • Basic processes and Functions
  • Additional processes and Functions
  • Industry-Specific Function and Feature
  • Features and Functions Not Included

WMS Costs and Benefits

  • ERP Systems vs. Best-of-Breed
  • Hardware and Infrastructure Costs
  • Software and Infrastructure Costs
  • Software costs
  • Other project costs
  • Ongoing operating costs
  • Benefits
  • Calculating ROI
  • WMS Weaknesses
  • Organizational Impact
  • Who Should Have a WMS?

The WMS Project

  • First Time vs. Reinstallation
  • Make vs. Buy
  • Timeline Expectations
  • Achieving Success
  • Project Staff Turnover
  • User-Supplier Relations

Commercially Available Systems

  • Brief Industry History
  • Major Product Options
  • Dealing in the Market Today

Buying a WMS

  • Identify concept
  • Form Project Team
  • Identify Needs
  • Contact Suppliers and Select Initial Group
  • Create and Issue RFI
  • Select Short List
  • Create and Issue RFQ
  • Final Supplier Selection
  • Contract Negotiation

The Installation Project

  • Before Installing
  • Kickoff Meeting
  • Conference Room Pilot
  • Modification and Preparation
  • Installation
  • Mock Go-Live
  • Final Review
  • Go-Live

Ongoing Operation

  • Monitoring
  • Maintaining
  • Extending Value
  • Upgrades
  • Maintaining Supplier Relations

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