White papers related to "Product or Service"
Software vendors have used license management for many years. Older approaches, such as key-file-based licensing or dongles, do have a number of drawbacks for both the vendor and the user. Product activation solves many of these problems, so is gaining broad acceptance. Learn more about product activation and licensing management, and why modern product activation systems are superior to other techniques.
Related to Product or Service: Development, Encryption and Key Management (PKI), IT Asset Management (ITAM), License Management, Licensing Management, Agilis Software
Where possible, tailoring communications to boost brand relevance and inform prospects why your product or service is relevant to them specifically and what unique needs you can satisfy Providing free tools which users can turn to for information specific to the product or service you offer.
Related to Product or Service: CAD/CAM System, Collaborative Product Design (CPD), Design and Project Collaboration, Modeling, Product Development and Portfolio Management (PPM), Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), PTC
Product activation is a popular approach for securing software licenses. However, software developers need to understand all the requirements for a capable activation system, from the license models they?ll need to support, to how to deal with the corner-case customer environments. Learn about the obvious, and not-so-obvious, issues software developers need to consider as they select a product activation system.
Related to Product or Service: Development, IT Asset Management (ITAM), License Management, Licensing Management, Agilis Software
You've made the effort and created a great brand?but how do you ensure it stays intact as you diversify across multiple marketing channels, and product and service lines? Combining Web operations into an integrated marketing tool for acquisition, retention, and cross-sell can provide your company with many benefits. Learn how with 7 tips for centralizing your Web management strategy with a content management system (CMS).
Related to Product or Service: Accounting and Financial Management, Contact Management (CM), Content Management, Content Management System (CMS for Web Presentation), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Knowledge Management and Collaboration, Marketing Automation, CrownPeak
Get tips on how to overcome the problems of bundling, and avoid catalog duplication in your product or service offering, with product information management (PIM).
Related to Product or Service: Customer Relationship Management (CRM), E-commerce, Electronic Catalog Management, Product Data Management, Product Information Management (PIM), Amdocs, Retail Trade
In 2007, IT GRCM (governance, risk, and compliance management) became a hot new segment in the IT industry. Many vendors began offering solutions for policy mapping, advanced computer controls collection, and more. Now, IT GRCM providers are revamping their products for increased efficiency and usability. Get ratings for the overall market as well as market segments, and learn from a vendor product and service analysis.
Related to Product or Service: Enterprise Management, Executive Views, Forecasting, Network Security Monitoring, Regulatory and Compliance, Risk Management, Security, IT Security
Virtual worlds where customers can connect and share information are another channel through which marketers can improve the customer experience. Social networks can help you gain customer input on product and service development?and, of course, to reinforce brand messaging. Learn the four steps you can take to improve your customer experience by integrating online, off-line, and branding efforts via social networking.
Related to Product or Service: Channel Management, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Customer Service and Support, E-CRM, Marketing Automation, Strategy, Alterian
Can your suppliers provide the raw materials? Have you identified the most efficient distribution channels? Can your facilities meet demand? Will your employees be trained in time to support the product or service? Bringing a product to market efficiently not only helps guarantee a success - ful launch; it increases margins.
Related to Product or Service: Business Process Automation, Business Process Management, Business Process Re-engineering, Human Resources, Performance Management, Practices and Business Issues, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Project and Process Management, SAP
Industrial equipment manufacturers and maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) distributors can?t afford to miss bidding deadlines, delivery dates, product specifications, or service level agreements. They also can?t afford the penalties of non-compliance with regulations. Learn how some businesses are leveraging integrated enterprise infrastructures to maximize profits while minimizing exposure to risks.
Related to Product or Service: Compliance Management/Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance, Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO), Regulatory and Compliance, Risk Management, Service Level Agreement (SLA) Management, Standards and Compliance, Sage
: crm , customer relationship management , COMMODITY-TRANSACTION SALE Simple product or serviceperceived as a commodity by the buyer One or two callsperhaps telemarketing One or two apparent decision makers Low risk Relationships less importantbuyer views the sales professional as vendor Technique selling Price quote Price and availability more important COMPLEX SALE Complicated product or service Multiple consultative calls, demonstrations, and presentationsperhaps technical sales
Related to Product or Service: Business Process Re-engineering, Channel Management, Contact Management (CM), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Customer Service and Support, Field Sales, Field Service Management, Sales Force Automation (SFA), Technology Tools and Methods, Microsoft, Finance and Insurance, Information, Retail Trade
Lastly, and possibly most importantly, none of this will help if your product or service isnt up to scratch.
Related to Product or Service: Business-to-Business Web Sales, Business-to-Consumer Web Sales, E-commerce, Strategy, Web Authoring, Web Deployment, Web Site Design, bwired
possible, tailoring communications to boost brand relevance and inform prospects why your product or service is relevant to them specifically and what unique needs you can satisfy. Providing free tools which users can turn to for information specific to the product or service you offer.
Related to Product or Service: Customer Service and Support, Internet Enabled Real Time Support, Web Authoring, Web Site Design, bwired
Outsourcing can provide management with a powerful tool to control cost and enhance product and service delivery. Yet so many outsourcing initiatives fall short of expectations?why? For one thing, you need to know what you?re getting into, by going through an intense request for proposal (RFP) process and many rounds of contract negotiations. Find out how to better manage negotiating your outsourcing contract, and more.
Related to Product or Service: Business Process Outsourcing, Contract Management, Outsourcing, Estrella Partners Group LLC
Successful demand-driven fulfillment manufacturing, include optimal channel and customer relationships, informed on-line buying and selling, order fulfillment, and integrated operational infrastructures. Manufacturers need to overcome challenges to demand-driven fulfillment by implementing a system that supports flexibility, openness, visibility, planning, e-commerce, collaboration, and integration where the ultimate objective is to minimize waste and optimize resources.
Related to Product or Service: E-commerce, Manufacturing Management, SYSPRO, Manufacturing
The Value Stream Map The value stream map is a pictorial representation of the activities required to produce a product or service from raw material to the customer.
Related to Product or Service: Collaborative Production Management (CPM), Demand Management, Inventory Analysis and Planning, Order Management, Sales and Marketing, Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), Supply Chain Management (SCM), Supply Chain Optimization, Kinaxis, Apparel Manufacturing, Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing, Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing, Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing, Finance and Insurance, Food Manufacturing, Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing, Machinery Manufacturing, Manufacturing, Textile Mills, Transportation Equipment Manufacturing