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Sarietha Engelbrecht
Sarietha Engelbrecht heads up Marketing for JourneyApps. Before that she worked as Head of Digital Publishing at Media24 Magazines. She has degrees in Socio-Informatics and Journalism from the University of Stellenbosch, and a MSc in Digital Sociology from Goldsmiths, University of London. She has a long career in the media industry, and has filled roles such as news editor, brand manager, operations manager and digital strategist for Media24 and Naspers.
  • Here’s how mobile apps are addressing ERP’s progression issues

    Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) has come a long way since theory about Material Requirements Planning was first published in the 1950s. Today most companies use big ERP systems from the likes of SAP and Oracle and some have even extended the reach of their ERP systems to field workers with mobile apps. Note: Have a look at the infographic at the foot of this article outlining the history of ERP. How mobile changes the game According to Kobus van der Merwe, an industrial engineer at Ardea with 35 years of experience in working with ERPs, resource planning systems haven’t evolved a great...