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Zemeter S&OP Helps Akzo Nobel Increase Margins and Evaluate Market Changes
For chemical producers Akzo Nobel, managing a complex supply chain producing more than 2,000 chemical products was an extremely complex task. Akzo Nobel decided

akzo nobel  S&OP Helps Akzo Nobel Increase Margins and Evaluate Market Changes For chemical producers Akzo Nobel, managing a complex supply chain producing more than 2,000 chemical products was an extremely complex task. Akzo Nobel decided to implement a multi-user sales and operations planning (S&OP) system that would be available company wide. Increasing its forecast visibility raised awareness of critical issues earlier—thus reducing inventory and increasing productivity on a global scale.

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Formation Systems Pioneers Product Design Collaboration For The Process Industries


Process manufacturing’s daunting mix of constraints has kept many software vendors away. Privately held Formation Systems takes up the challenge with Optiva, a suite targeted at cost-saving opportunities in the product development cycle.

akzo nobel  , and chemical giant Akzo - Nobel . In addition to enhancing its corporate resume, large multinationals provide Formation vast global networks of product development and manufacturing sites in which to expand. Through strategic alliances, Formation leverages the strengths of established consulting firms, technology providers, and content providers. The Consumer Goods and Services practice of Accenture (formerly Andersen Consulting) is Formation's preferred service partner for Optiva implementations. It al Read More

Is SCT And Logistics.com Partnership A Déjà vu?


While, at first glance, SCT’s partnerships with G-Log and Logistics.com may seem redundant, a more detailed analysis reveals their distinct purposes.

akzo nobel  , Godiva Chocolate , Akzo Nobel Organon , and Smithfields . SCT continues to execute well in the operational level-centric applications, unlike most of the other process ERP wannabes who are still selling generic 'white collar' applications (e.g., HR, financial accounting, procurement) into the process industries. Logistics.com, on the other hand, needs to tie its execution modules into the plant-level applications in order to give a customer a full solution. In process industries, the control of material Read More

SDL Tridion


Since its establishment in 1999, SDL Tridion has focused on enabling customers to manage their content within a Web environment. SDL Tridion has customer sites around the world, including ABN Amro, Akzo Nobel, Alcatel, AXA, BBVA Bank, Bertelsmann, Carrefour, Centre Parcs, Canon, Deutsche Telekom, DNV, Dutch Tax Authorities, Emirates Airline, French Railways (SNCF), Honda Europe, ING Real Estate, KLM, Lexus, Orient Express, Rabobank, Ricoh, Scania, Suzuki, Toyota, Unilever, VisitBritain, and Yamaha. The vendor is located in Amsterdam (the Netherlands).

akzo nobel  world, including ABN Amro, Akzo Nobel, Alcatel, AXA, BBVA Bank, Bertelsmann, Carrefour, Centre Parcs, Canon, Deutsche Telekom, DNV, Dutch Tax Authorities, Emirates Airline, French Railways (SNCF), Honda Europe, ING Real Estate, KLM, Lexus, Orient Express, Rabobank, Ricoh, Scania, Suzuki, Toyota, Unilever, VisitBritain, and Yamaha. The vendor is located in Amsterdam (the Netherlands). Read More

IQMS and IFS Going Strong (without Much Help from the Cloud)


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akzo nobel  as an add-on, including Akzo Nobel Casco Adhesives and Saab . The environmental capability also helps the vendor in new sales opportunities as a differentiator, but it is much more often that companies like to know that IFS offers Eco-footprint as an integrated module when they are ready to (or when they are required to) add it. As for the future outlook, IFS expects good organic growth in 2011, with stronger license sales and an improvement in EBIT. Dear readers, what are your views, comments, opinion Read More

The Challenges of a Business Intelligence Implementation: A Case Study


The University of Illinois provides a good example of extensive integration of its business intelligence (BI) solution and data warehousing environment with its enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution.

akzo nobel  Challenges of a Business Intelligence Implementation: A Case Study Company Background More than 70,000 students enroll each year at the University of Illinois , which offers more than 150 fields of study in 30 colleges, free-standing schools, and institutes across 3 campuses: Chicago, Springfield, and Urbana-Champaign (US). The university, one of the original land-grant colleges, opened its doors in 1867, and since then has awarded more than 500,000 degrees. The Urbana-Champaign campus houses the Read More

7 Steps to a Successful IP Telephony Implementation


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TEC Helps Gibson Consulting Group Find an Enterprise Resource Planning System for Katy ISD


Technology Evaluation Centers Inc. (TEC), the leading resource for enterprise software selection, has partnered with Gibson Consulting Group Inc. (Gibson) in its quest to provide Katy Independent School District (ISD) with an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system to be deployed in their finance and human resource departments.

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Competency Management: the Compass for Strategic Talent Management


This white paper examines how to use a competency-based approach to build behaviors, skills, and knowledge. It explains how to integrate competencies into all phases of talent management to onboard, review, develop, motivate, and retain employees. It also shows the valuable contribution competencies can make in managing change and defusing turf battles that arise during downsizings, consolidations, and business reengineering.

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