Ravi Madhavan

Ravi Madhavan
Ravi is a Partner with Allari. I enjoy sharing what I’ve learned with clients and colleagues to help them better utilize both people and technology to improve their business and productivity. I feel fortunate to be part of such an experienced and highly-skilled team that works well together, shares knowledge, and keeps our clients’ businesses running smoothly.

Recent Posts

5 Benefits of JDE CNC as-a-Service

Infrastructure, Software and Platforms provided as-a-Service are gaining ground on traditional methods of using these physical resources. Now human resources and skills provided as-a-Service for the Enterprise are also gaining popularity. This blog outlines five benefits from using JD Edwards CNC as-a-Service.

Is Your ERP Mobile?

Does June 29, 2007 ring any bells for you? That's the day Apple released the first iPhone. The year before, Apple's market capitalization was $61 Billion. Recently Apple became the first company to reach a market cap of $900 Billion. That growth can be almost entirely attributed to the iPhone released on that day.

Essays from a "Life in Code"

Ellen Ullman's new book, a collection of essays written 20 years ago during her career as a software engineer, reflects on life as a coder throughout its evolution from PC to the cloud, and provides an uncanny preview of how technology has changed our lives for better and worse. A few of these essays are summarized here.

How Mature Are Your Analytics?

Are you having trouble accessing the data you need? Or spending too much time accessing and assembling it? Or are you simply waiting for the data and analytics to tell you what to do? Your answer will determine where your organization is on the analytics maturity model, and where you may want to go next.

Microsoft BI: From Excel to Power BI

Gartner's latest Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence software ranks Microsoft as the Leader. Here's how their Power BI solution emerged as the evolution of Excel, along with some clarity on the various components and product names which Microsoft has been using. 

Moving to the Cloud Part 2: AWS Products and Services

In the second installment of our Moving to the Cloud series, we look at the AWS products and services you'll want to review before making the decision to move into their cloud.

The Business Intelligence Software You Didn't Know You Had

Users of MS Excel 2013 or above have BI capabilities built in with PowerPivot; a powerful, low-cost solution for collecting and analyzing your data. Here's a look how its implementation and productivity increasing abilities can be gained without investing too much time or money.

The High Cost of Interruptions on JD Edwards CNC Productivity

IT employees such as CNC administrators and solutions architects may lose over $30,000 in annual productivity due to work interruptions, but a closer examination of those stoppages may help you gain much of that loss back.