White papers related to "Medium Sized Businesses"
For managed services providers (MSPs) aiming to serve small and medium-sized businesses, the ability to capture and retain lasting customer relationships is a determining factor for long-term profitability. Only by clearly and consistently communicating your value to your customer can you hope to attain the role of trusted advisor?a position that will help protect you from losing business to lower-priced competitors. Learn how an integrated, offline reporting solution can help ensure that your customers perceive your value in the ways that matter most to all managers within the customer organization.
Related to Medium Sized Businesses: Asset Management, Consulting and Services, IT Infrastructure, IT Monitoring and Management, Practices and Business Issues, Project and Process Management, N-able Technologies Inc., Internet Service Providers, Web Search Portals, and Data Processing Services
Many senior managers of small and medium-sized businesses hesitate at the cost and complexity of adopting technology such as business intelligence (BI) and performance management (PM). But these companies cannot postpone the adoption of BI or PM indefinitely. This research note explains how smaller companies can benefit from adopting a BI and PM solution, and makes the case for adopting IBM Cognos Express.
Related to Medium Sized Businesses: Business Intelligence (BI), Business Performance Management (BPM), Data Management and Analysis, IBM
Malware has become part of the business environment that every organization must account for. Defending against malware attacks is particularly difficult for small to medium businesses (SMBs), which may have needs as sophisticated as those of large enterprises, but rarely with the same IT resources. For malware defense software, SMBs thus place a premium on ease of integration and management.
Related to Medium Sized Businesses: Intrusion Detection, Network Security Monitoring, Spyware Detection and Removal, Virus Protection, Webroot Software
name = TEC_WP; Hosted Business Intelligence for Smbs by OnDemandIQ --> Email this to a friend View More Related Papers Receive White Paper Updates White Paper Description Small to medium sized businesses (SMBs) encounter many of the same challenges as larger companies in unlocking information from the data they collect, yet they lack cost-effective solutions.
Related to Medium Sized Businesses: Accounting and Financial Management, Business Intelligence (BI), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Database Management System (DBMS), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Human Resources, Knowledge Management and Collaboration, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Supply Chain Management (SCM), OnDemandIQ, Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services, Finance and Insurance, Manufacturing, Transportation and Warehousing, Wholesale Trade
Manual IT management can create significant problems with service and control for small- to medium-sized businesses, and add worrisome operational and resource costs. However, automated IT systems can significantly reduce and even eliminate many of these problems. Automate your IT systems now to increase security, provide users with better service, and lower your total cost of ownership (TCO).
Related to Medium Sized Businesses: Asset Management, Compliance Management/Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance, Help Desk or Support Services (Hardware), IT Monitoring and Management, Regulatory and Compliance, Security Services, KACE
When investing in ADC, small-to-medium sized businesses (SMBs) can earn a full and rapid return on investment through reduced expenses and increased productivity.
Related to Medium Sized Businesses: Asset Management, Data Management and Analysis, Epicor, Information
Often used in small and medium sized businesses, NAS fills a void between direct-attached storage and enterprise-level servers.
Related to Medium Sized Businesses: Asset Management, Building Security, Facilities Management, Networking, Remote Access, Security (Personnel and Facility), Synology America Corp
Small to medium businesses (SMB) want to stay competitive, increase revenue, and remain profitable at the same time. This can be a challenge. Whether companies find this challenging because of a slow economy, market saturation, or other reasons, many companies are re-evaluating business strategies and internal processes to overcome these obstacles. For many successful companies, creating a customer-focused business strategy was the first step. Learn how leadership and customer relationship management software can help breed corporate success.
Related to Medium Sized Businesses: Manufacturing Management, SoftBrands, Management of Companies and Enterprises, Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
Upgrading to CRM solution increases value of relationships for financial services firm. ScotiaMcLeod (www.scotiabank.com) is the investment arm of Scotiabank, one of Canada's largest financial organizations with over $280 billion in assets. ScotiaMcLeod's financial advisors specialize in helping individuals and small business customers plan financial solutions for trusts, estate planning, borrowing and banking services. ScotiaMcLeod has more than 800 financial advisors working in 84 branches across the country. According to Chris Carter, Associate Director and Branch Manager for ScotiaMcLeod's North Vancouver office, the financial services sector is a people-driven business where customer service is critical to success.
Related to Medium Sized Businesses: Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Maximizer Software, Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
MessageLabs Email Archiving service is a cost-effective way for small and medium sized businesses to gain enterprise-level protection and retrieval of their email data, and for companies to maintain their competitive edge.
Related to Medium Sized Businesses: Archival and Disaster Recovery, Collaboration and Groupware, E-mail Client, E-mail Management, Security, Symantec
As one of the very early adopters of Microsoft products and technologies, Microsoft Dynamics NAV continues to use Microsoft products and technologies to help customers increase productivity, collaboration, and business insight. Instead of wasting valuable resources on integration, partners can focus on adding more customers and developing solutions that help small and medium businesses around the world achieve business success.
Related to Medium Sized Businesses: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Microsoft
Sales force automation (SFA) solutions hold plenty of promise for companies looking to empower their sales representatives. In addition to providing timely data, SFA solutions can help managers better forecast future sales, and provide senior-level managers with accurate performance assessments. Find out what to look for in a SFA solution, what you can expect to pay for it, and how you can get the most value from it.
Related to Medium Sized Businesses: Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Field Sales, Sales Force Automation (SFA), Sales Management, InsideCRM
Enterprises of all sizes today face common problems dealing with handling increasing business complexity while reducing costs. The solution continues to be the automation of business processes. SAP is an established leader in addressing the needs of large enterprises. Building on that performance and identified best practices, SAP built and launched SAP Business One. SAP Business One was designed to offer small and medium businesses the same business streamlining and efficiencies at a scale and scope appropriate to their needs. IDC recently interviewed a number of companies that have successfully deployed SAP Business One. The purpose of our interviews was to determine what impact the software had on their productivity and cost reduction.
Related to Medium Sized Businesses: Discrete Manufacturing, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), SAP
If you?re considering upgrading your traditional phone system to a premise-based private branch exchange (PBX) system, there are a few things you need to know before you start talking to vendors. Find out whether your company needs just the basic features, or if you need more advanced functions such as programmable routing and scheduling. No matter the features, a premise PBX system can help you save money?learn how.
Related to Medium Sized Businesses: Decision Making, Interactive Voice Response System (IVR), IP Telephony/Voice over IP (VoIP), Software Selection, Telephony, VoIP-News
The reasons most enterprises upgrade to an IP PBX system range from wanting to replace outdated equipment, to saving money, to adding needed functionality, to keeping up with growth. To evaluate competing offers from both established and new vendors, you need to learn about the market, background information, technology, standards, and the features and services that are critical and important to enterprises. Learn more.
Related to Medium Sized Businesses: Interactive Voice Response System (IVR), IP Telephony/Voice over IP (VoIP), Network Monitoring, Telecommunications Expense Management, Telephony, Wireless Application Protocol (WAP), VoIP-News, Finance and Insurance, Manufacturing