Brim Construction Group, Inc. Goes Live on eCMS v.4.1 Cloud Construction ERP
Computer Guidance Customer Implements eCMS v.4.1 ERP Software to Improve Business Decisions with Faster, Smarter Analytics and to Gain Efficiencies with Integrated WorkflowsScottsdale, Arizona – January 9, 2018 – Computer Guidance Corporation, the leading developer of ERP software solutions for the construction industry, today announced that Brim Construction Group, Inc. has implemented eCMS v.4.1 Cloud Construction ERP Software to take advantage of the advanced and robust software features it offers. eCMS v.4.1 Interactive Data Inquiry tool helps contractors see and understand data across all segments of their business, from estimating, project costing, billing, purchasing to project management and collaboration. The demand for faster, simpler, mobile-friendly and web-based data analytics tools has grown as more contractors rely on their employees to explore and leverage real-time data so they can make informed and data-driven decisions resulting in an increase in productivity and ultimately greater bottom line. “Providing our employees with access to real-time data and analytics makes sense for Brim, as we want to quicker respond to our clients’ needs and continuously improve our performance,” said Sharon Parlier, Vice President of Brim Construction, Inc. Brim Construction Group, Inc. is a commercial industrial plumbing and piping contractor licensed in Alabama, Florida and Mississippi. “Our customers’ daily business activities and overall behaviors are evolving rapidly in the current highly digital world, and our objectives are to enable them with easy access to simplified, integrated and real-time data,” said Mike Bihlmeier, President, Computer Guidance Corporation. “eCMS v.4.1 promotes the importance of integrated and real-time data with self-service platforms, web-based applications and more, so our customers are empowered to run smarter construction businesses.” About Computer Guidance Corporation With over 20% of their client-base represented on top ENR lists, Computer Guidance Corporation has long delivered the leading construction-specific enterprise resource planning solution including financial and project management applications, #1 business intelligence, mobile technologies and enterprise content management. Scalable, custom configurable and available both cloud hosted and private cloud, eCMS serves the needs of thousands throughout North America and has been named as the ERP solution of choice by the AGC. Computer Guidance Corporation is part of JDM Technology Group, a global construction-specific software conglomerate that serves more than 45,000 users in 40 countries and 6 continents. For more information, visit www.computerguidance.com or call 888.361.4551.
eCMS Cloud Construction ERP … Putting Everything In Its Place
Integrated construction financial and project management software drives focused efficiency between the field and the office.eCMS Cloud Construction ERP delivers limitless access to real-time and accurate data across all applications and processes. Each user’s interactive experience begins with a customizable Launchpad that provides business-critical information and actions specific to their unique needs and goals. The information is displayed intuitively through a variety of user-defined dashboards, data views and priority icons. End-user views can be modified quickly and easily, and information can be mined as deeply as desired for additional detail and analysis. In addition, all eCMS data (in all formats) is linked directly with content management capabilities to track changes, approvals and uploads on the fly across the entire organization. Navigation across data views and applications is seamless and supported by easy-to-use web technology that allows context-sensitive data integration and customizable workflows and alerts. eCMS Cloud Construction ERP is the culmination of decades of product development and client input, and it is the most feature-rich system available today. From comprehensive project management, accounting and human resources capabilities to far-reaching equipment, employee and financial management tools, eCMS serves more than 45,000 users at commercial construction companies of all types and sizes, regardless of the complexity of their projects and unique business practices. No matter where your projects take you, eCMS Cloud Construction ERP provides the data you need to make critical decisions in a timely manner regardless of your device, browser or location. So, stay focused on your goals, while Computer Guidance Corporation stays focused on what supports them – ERP system availability and accessibility that enables real-time collaboration among all stakeholders for optimized results.
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Through its ElectricSmarts marketing platform and its pricing service, NetPak featuring NetPricer, IndustrySmarts is the leading platform connecting electrical manufacturers, distributers, and contractors in North America.
Major manufacturers and distributors use ElectricSmarts to promote their products to hundreds of thousands of electrical professionals while contractors using all major electrical estimating software packages use NetPak featuring NetPricer to instantly price out their project material lists with their local distributors. The acquisition strengthens the JDM Technology Group with increased offerings to the electrical industry.
“This transaction is a positive step for us and for the electrical industry,” said Keith Peck, co-owner of IndustrySmarts. “We’re glad to complete the sale. Being part of the global group will enable us to create new value for our customers while our technology can be applied on a global basis.”
“Our connections to our customers and employees are strong and we have extensive experience in the industry,” commented Bill Floyd, co-owner. “Our choice to join JDM was driven by our shared commitment to the customers we serve and to the people in our organization. Through the JDM Technology Group our customers will be supported by a leading group of construction software companies around the world.”
Having acquired numerous companies since 2004, the JDM Technology Group has established a proven strategy for integrating acquired companies into its existing infrastructure. IndustrySmarts will continue to operate as a separate company with its existing staff out of its Glastonbury CT headquarters. Keith Peck, President of IndustrySmarts, will continue to lead IndustrySmarts and oversee day-to-day operations. Bill Floyd will assist the transition and will continue to advise the business.
“We do not end-of-life products, ensuring that customers can continue with their preferred software and services. Through our Buy and Build strategy customers continue to be supported and have access to the best global technology,” said Jim McFarlane, CEO of the JDM Technology Group. “By maintaining the IndustrySmarts organization, customers will have continuity of service and support from the same people they are used to. This strategy makes the JDM Technology Group an excellent home for construction software companies and generates strong growth across the group.”