Welcome to PSGi's Resource Center

Discover insights and advice to help your manufacturing/distribution business thrive. Can your business really save money by extending the life of your ERP system? What are the pros and cons of an MSP partnership? It’s all here, so dig in now. And don’t forget to check out the latest and greatest industry trends in PSGi’s blog library!

White Papers

5 Characteristics of a Competitive Process Manufacturing Supply Chain

In this guide, we look at five characteristics your manufacturing business should target when building the most competitive supply chain possible.

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Metrics for Process and Discrete Manufacturing: An Overview

Manufacturing metrics play a vital role in keeping production as fast, cost-effective, and quality-oriented as possible. We look at some of the most important metrics here.

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Abandoning Your Legacy ERP?

Learn how you might be able to save millions simply by “revitalizing” your old ERP, and five reasons to stay with your current enterprise software.

Read it Now

How Managed Service Providers Can Help Your Business Be More Successful

An overview of why the right MSP can offer exceptional value, including the difference between a typical MSP arrangement and a true multi-faceted service partnership.

Read it Now

Should You Outsource Support for Enterprise Systems?

Outsourcing support for business-critical systems is a great fit for many organizations, but others feel uncomfortable making this shift. This guide analyzes some common concerns.

Read it Now

The Ultimate Guide to Disaster Recovery for Manufacturers

An in-depth look at how to implement an effective DR plan from the top down, including common considerations and pitfalls.

Read it Now

The Next Generation MSP: How SMBs Can Benefit From Integrated Managed Services

For SMB’s that are struggling to keep IT infrastructure current, managed service providers offer economies of scale and specialized skillsets that cannot be matched in-house.

Get the White Paper

10 Best Questions to Ask When Vetting Managed Service Providers

Considering a new MSP? Finding the right provider for your organizational needs is critical. These 10 questions can help.

Get the Infographic

Webinars

Is a Traditional Managed Service Provider Enough?

Traditional MSPs support OS-related issues, but what about issues with integrated business-critical applications? This webinar explores how an “integrated MSP” can help.

Watch Webinar

Hybrid ERP: Tailoring Solutions to Your Enterprise

This webinar looks at key considerations when choosing an ERP, including the pros and cons of hybrid vs. on-premise implementations, and the flexibility of a hybrid model.

Watch Webinar

Key Considerations for Disaster Recovery

This webinar looks at how to assess downtime requirements, balance risks, and perform rigorous testing to ensure your business is protected by an effective DR plan.

Watch Webinar

Leverage the Power i / IBM i Platform to Future Proof Your ERP

This webinar looks at how the IBM i / Power i Platform offers the flexibility to keep pace with changing business requirements through integration with 3rd party applications and more.

Watch Webinar

What is the right cloud ERP strategy for your organization?

Not all cloud implementations are created equal! This webinar provides a look at the pros and cons of SaaS, PaaS, and Hybrid cloud strategies.

Watch Webinar

Can Headless ERP Apply to Legacy Applications?

A headless ERP approach can help improve flexibility, control costs, and enhance user experience. We explain why it can be a great fit for legacy systems.

Watch Webinar

Case Studies

Food & Beverage Manufacturer

PSGi supports Nicholas and Company’s custom warehouse management solution for its food distribution network.

Read Case Study

Packaging Manufacturer

PSGi provides essential services and support for IPG’s business-critical applications and infrastructure.

Read Case Study

Food & Beverage Manufacturer

Implementation and comprehensive training of a new, automated system across both warehouse and production facilities for a large food supplier.

Read Case Study

Industrial Adhesives Solutions

An industrial adhesive solutions company relies on its IBM i system to support all organizational divisions across the globe and on PSGI to provide integrated managed service support.

Read Case Study

Specialty Chemical Supplier

As a specialty chemical plant operations grew, they relied on PSGi’s experience and expertise to help them to resolve over 300 issues for the company in the first year alone.

Read Case Study

Dairy Products Company

PSGi supports Lactalis with a mission-critical, minimal-downtime upgrade to a PaaS model. Read about the switchover to a new system that occurred in a tight window of less than 24 hours.

Read Case Study

Agricultural Equipment Manufacturer

When the vendor for FIMCO’s ComEdge ERP software announced the sunset of first-party support, PSGi stepped in to help stabilize this mission-critical software and set the stage for future enhancements.

Read Case Study

Industrial Products Company

PSGi solved one of Crane Co. division's long-standing challenges with their highly customized PRMS ERP system, a successful project leading to a long-standing managed services and support partnership across multiple business units.

Read Case Study

Assessments

IBM i System Review and Self Assessment

Is your IBM i system continuing to deliver strong business value, or is it time for a replacement? This resource offers a systematic approach for evaluating your system.

Download Now

Is your ERP keeping up – or is time to replace it?

Is your ERP system keeping pace with business requirements? This self-assessment resource helps evaluate the best path forward, whether that’s a replacement or staying the course.

Download Now

CALCULATOR

How much can you save with third-party ERP support from PSGi? Savings include reduced need for internal resources and the elimination of annual maintenance fees from vendors.

Use our calculator

Future-Proof IT Resources: Stay Aligned with Long-Term Business Requirements

Discover how you can future-proof your IT resources, identify skill gaps, and ensure your business is poised to keep pace with changing technology requirements for years to come.

Download Now

White Papers

5 Characteristics of a Competitive Process Manufacturing Supply Chain

In this guide, we look at five characteristics your manufacturing business should target when building the most competitive supply chain possible.

Read it Now

Metrics for Process and Discrete Manufacturing: An Overview

Manufacturing metrics play a vital role in keeping production as fast, cost-effective, and quality-oriented as possible. We look at some of the most important metrics here.

Read it Now

Abandoning Your Legacy ERP?

Learn how you might be able to save millions simply by “revitalizing” your old ERP, and five reasons to stay with your current enterprise software.

Read it Now

How Managed Service Providers Can Help Your Business Be More Successful

An overview of why the right MSP can offer exceptional value, including the difference between a typical MSP arrangement and a true multi-faceted service partnership.

Read it Now

Should You Outsource Support for Enterprise Systems?

Outsourcing support for business-critical systems is a great fit for many organizations, but others feel uncomfortable making this shift. This guide analyzes some common concerns.

Read it Now

The Ultimate Guide to Disaster Recovery for Manufacturers

An in-depth look at how to implement an effective DR plan from the top down, including common considerations and pitfalls.

Read it Now

The Next Generation MSP: How SMBs Can Benefit From Integrated Managed Services

For SMB’s that are struggling to keep IT infrastructure current, managed service providers offer economies of scale and specialized skillsets that cannot be matched in-house.

Get the White Paper

10 Best Questions to Ask When Vetting Managed Service Providers

Considering a new MSP? Finding the right provider for your organizational needs is critical. These 10 questions can help.

Get the Infographic

Webinars

Is a Traditional Managed Service Provider Enough?

Traditional MSPs support OS-related issues, but what about issues with integrated business-critical applications? This webinar explores how an “integrated MSP” can help.

Watch Webinar

Hybrid ERP: Tailoring Solutions to Your Enterprise

This webinar looks at key considerations when choosing an ERP, including the pros and cons of hybrid vs. on-premise implementations, and the flexibility of a hybrid model.

Watch Webinar

Key Considerations for Disaster Recovery

This webinar looks at how to assess downtime requirements, balance risks, and perform rigorous testing to ensure your business is protected by an effective DR plan.

Watch Webinar

Leverage the Power i / IBM i Platform to Future Proof Your ERP

This webinar looks at how the IBM i / Power i Platform offers the flexibility to keep pace with changing business requirements through integration with 3rd party applications and more.

Watch Webinar

What is the right cloud ERP strategy for your organization?

Not all cloud implementations are created equal! This webinar provides a look at the pros and cons of SaaS, PaaS, and Hybrid cloud strategies.

Watch Webinar

Can Headless ERP Apply to Legacy Applications?

A headless ERP approach can help improve flexibility, control costs, and enhance user experience. We explain why it can be a great fit for legacy systems.

Watch Webinar

Case Studies

Food & Beverage Manufacturer

PSGi supports Nicholas and Company’s custom warehouse management solution for its food distribution network.

Read Case Study

Packaging Manufacturer

PSGi provides essential services and support for IPG’s business-critical applications and infrastructure.

Read Case Study

Food & Beverage Manufacturer

Implementation and comprehensive training of a new, automated system across both warehouse and production facilities for a large food supplier.

Read Case Study

Industrial Adhesives Solutions

An industrial adhesive solutions company relies on its IBM i system to support all organizational divisions across the globe and on PSGI to provide integrated managed service support.

Read Case Study

Specialty Chemical Supplier

As a specialty chemical plant operations grew, they relied on PSGi’s experience and expertise to help them to resolve over 300 issues for the company in the first year alone.

Read Case Study

Dairy Products Company

PSGi supports Lactalis with a mission-critical, minimal-downtime upgrade to a PaaS model. Read about the switchover to a new system that occurred in a tight window of less than 24 hours.

Read Case Study

Agricultural Equipment Manufacturer

When the vendor for FIMCO’s ComEdge ERP software announced the sunset of first-party support, PSGi stepped in to help stabilize this mission-critical software and set the stage for future enhancements.

Read Case Study

Industrial Products Company

PSGi solved one of Crane Co. division's long-standing challenges with their highly customized PRMS ERP system, a successful project leading to a long-standing managed services and support partnership across multiple business units.

Read Case Study

Assessments

IBM i System Review and Self Assessment

Is your IBM i system continuing to deliver strong business value, or is it time for a replacement? This resource offers a systematic approach for evaluating your system.

Download Now

Is your ERP keeping up – or is time to replace it?

Is your ERP system keeping pace with business requirements? This self-assessment resource helps evaluate the best path forward, whether that’s a replacement or staying the course.

Download Now

CALCULATOR

How much can you save with third-party ERP support from PSGi? Savings include reduced need for internal resources and the elimination of annual maintenance fees from vendors.

Use our calculator

Future-Proof IT Resources: Stay Aligned with Long-Term Business Requirements

Discover how you can future-proof your IT resources, identify skill gaps, and ensure your business is poised to keep pace with changing technology requirements for years to come.

Download Now