Centrificus

Technology and Software Implementation


Experience #1 – Implement comprehensive Mini-ERP retail management software

Category

Technology and Software

Problem

Current accounting and operations software is ineffective and out of date

Solution

Implement Myriad Software (Eclicktic) comprehensive ERP retail management software

Scope of Work

Source and implement a comprehensive retail ERP solution integrating Accounting, Sales & POS, CRM, Merchandising, Inventory, Warehouse Delivery and Service, Barcode scanning, and reporting modules; review core company processes and identify process improvements and automations software will enable; evaluate and compare top 5 integrated solutions; down-select negotiate and award contract; lead implementation team; prepare and scrub legacy data (A/R, A/P, inventory, and pending sales for the transition); develop customizations, user, and reporting interfaces; train users and assume ERP System Administrator role; attend software user conferences, purchase and integrate upgrades and enhancements, manage custom reporting.

Time to Completion

6 months

Experience #2 – Implement SaaS Solution – IBM Tririga Real Estate Management

Category

Technology and Software

Problem

BricsNet Real Estate Software is end of life, unsupported, 1,500 monthly lease payments are at risk

Solution

Implement TRIRIGA Real Estate Management SaaS Solution

Scope of Work

Project Manager – recovered stalled project, successfully implementing TRIRIGA Lease Management software, $34M/month run-rate, VP Sponsor, delivered on time, on budget, with high quality in 6 months.  Streamlining accounting processes across 1,350 stores, 10 distribution centers, two large corporate support centers. Managed: CFI Integration Partner resources, internal client SME’s, requirements cleanup, complex data migration, sensitive contractual constraints, risk and scope creep, application configuration and workflows, offshore interface development, UAT/SIT scripts, training, budgeting, sponsor reporting, PMO partnership and reporting

Time to Completion

6 months

Experience #3 – Fully upgrade technology and network infrastructure to support current and future needs

Category

Technology and Software

Problem

Growing fast and have serious problems with our IT infrastructure

Solution

Fully upgrade technology and network infrastructure to support current and future needs

Scope of Work

Source and negotiate purchase 30 HP pc’s, laptops, and 6 servers; design cooled server IT room; network computers and 3 facilities; install automated backup system, firewall security, and internet surfing controls; implement Microsoft Exchange, Active Directory, and roaming profiles.  Develop and implement outsourcing partnership to manage tech support; document fixed assets, warranties, and maintenance contracts.

Time to Completion

2 months


Experience #4 – Implement RF wireless point-to-point  Tsunami solution across three facilities

Category

Technology and Software

Problem

Separate broadband services are slow and expensive across nearby locations

Solution

Implement wireless point-to-point high-speed local data solution on the roof of three facilities

Scope of Work

Explore all options to minimize high speed data costs; determine if there is line of sight between facilities; review radio frequency, laser, T1, and DSL solutions; perform return on investment (ROI) and reliability analysis; select, negotiate, and source a Tsunami GX90 and mp.11a, 45MB solution and T1.  Negotiate installation and warranty contracts.  Implement solution during off hours.  System uptime has been 99.9% through the 5th year, saving $1,100/month and realizing a 2 year ROI.

Time to Completion

3 months

Experience #5 – Implement SaaS Solution – Ceridian Dayforce HCM Time and Attendance 

Category

Technology and Software

Problem

Need to better manage time and attendance and varying state wage and hour regulations across 1,400 locations

Solution

Implement Ceridian Dayforce HCM Time and Attendance system

Scope of Work

Project Manager leading a project team of 24 workstream leads and 135 Stakeholders, $5.7M budget, 13 months, SVP Sponsor: implemented a complex Human Resources time and attendance solution impacting 25,000 users in 1,400 locations stores. Lead planning, procurement, offshore development of 20+ interfaces, HCM integrator coordination, execution, application configuration testing, budget control, configured and deployed HP tablet and Dayforce Touch time clocks, and ensured regulatory compliance with wage and hours laws across 50 states. Delivered on time and $860K under budget.

Time to Completion

13 months

Experience #6 – Install IP video security and article surveillance system

Category

Technology and Software

Problem

High inventory shrink rates highlight inadequate security controls

Solution

Install IP video security and article surveillance system at the main entrance

Scope of Work

Perform ROI analysis, weigh results against costs and source and install a networked IP camera and DVR solution with remote management capabilities and a Electronic Article Surveillance security system across all retail facilities; negotiate pricing and warranty contracts, manage installation and train users.

Time to Completion

 2 months