EHS Software White Papers
Selecting and implementing an Environment, Health and Safety Management Information System (EMIS) has historically been a long and difficult task with a lot of hard lessons to be learned along the way. However, KMI has developed a number of resources to aid users in the tasks of cost justification, selection, implementation and on-going support. We have made them available to everyone, regardless of which software platform you ultimately decide is the best fit for your organization and your objectives. Your success is what drives us.
We invite you to read through and download our white papers on these various EMIS related topics and encourage you to contact KMI with questions or feedback.Clearing the Fog: Understanding the Differences between Configuration and Customization
There is a common uncertainty in enterprise software implementations regarding the meaning and impacts of customizing versus configuring a system to meet your needs. An objective definition of the two terms is presented and the immediate and long-term implications of each approach are explored.Best Practices for Selecting an EMIS
While many organizations invest significant time and money into EMIS systems, some are a lot more successful than others. Learn best practices to maximize your chances of success with this white paper.Cost Justification Strategies for an EMIS Implementation
Part 1: Using the Net Present Value as Part of a Business Case
Part One in this series of cost justification articles will focus primarily on the use of net present value (NPV) calculations.Cost Justification Strategies for an EMIS Implementation
Part 2: Quantitative Elements of a Cost Benefit Analysis for an EMIS Implementation
This article focuses on the financial calculation components of a cost benefit analysis that is to be included as part of a standard business case for requesting funds to implement an enterprise-wide EMIS.
Cost Justification Strategies for an EMIS Implementation
Part 3: Assembling and Presenting Your Business Case