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Oberfield Architectural Precast Selects Rootstock Cloud ERP


Oberfield Architectural Precast has selected Rootstock Software’s cloud enterprise resource planning (ERP) system to replace a legacy system that has run its course and especially for its scheduling features.

architectural  Architectural Precast Selects Rootstock Cloud ERP Oberfield Architectural Precast, a company that performs in-shop drawings, undertakes mold fabrication, and manufactures architectural precast concrete, cast stone, and fiber-reinforced polymer/plastic (FRP) and glass fiber-reinforced concrete (GFRC) products, has selected Rootstock Software ’s cloud enterprise resource planning (ERP) system . Rootstock ERP will replace a legacy system that has run its course.   When Oberfield decided to Read More

Worksoft


Worksoft develops solutions to optimize lifecycle management for use with SAP applications. Worksoft solutions are designed to meet the unique architectural needs of SAP application environments and the specific requirements of both business and technical users. Founded in 1998 and headquartered in Dallas, Texas (US), Worksoft is privately held by Austin Ventures and Crescendo Ventures. Worksoft customers include Fortune 500 companies in manufacturing, financial services, government, healthcare, retail, and transportation. Worksoft has US offices in San Francisco, California; Washington, DC; and Denver, Colorado, as well as a Canadian office in Montreal, Quebec.

architectural  to meet the unique architectural needs of SAP application environments and the specific requirements of both business and technical users. Founded in 1998 and headquartered in Dallas, Texas (US), Worksoft is privately held by Austin Ventures and Crescendo Ventures. Worksoft customers include Fortune 500 companies in manufacturing, financial services, government, healthcare, retail, and transportation. Worksoft has US offices in San Francisco, California; Washington, DC; and Denver, Colorado, as well as a Read More

The Art And Science Of IT Architecture Design


To assure flexibility and lasting value, information system designs and product selection must be guided by an architectural plan for infrastructure and applications systems. The Art of architecture design is in extracting business requirements; the Science is translating them into technology solutions.

architectural  be guided by an architectural plan for infrastructure and applications systems. The Art of architecture design is in extracting business requirements; the Science is translating them into technology solutions. Note : This note first appeared in a column by James F. Dowling in Mid - Range Computing . Look for other previously published Mid - Range Computing columns by Mr. Dowling at this site or visit Midrange Showcase at www.midrangecomputing.com/showcase/. The Art of Architecture Design   When an Read More

IronPort’s Multilayer Spam Defense Architectural Overview


Earlier-generation spam systems all share a common weakness—they rely heavily on analyzing content that can easily be manipulated by spammers. As such, state-of-the-art antispam systems must go beyond content examination by analyzing messages in the full context in which they are sent. Find out how using a multilayer defense approach can help you successfully eliminate spam and blended threats in your enterprise.

architectural  Multilayer Spam Defense Architectural Overview Earlier-generation spam systems all share a common weakness—they rely heavily on analyzing content that can easily be manipulated by spammers. As such, state-of-the-art antispam systems must go beyond content examination by analyzing messages in the full context in which they are sent. Find out how using a multilayer defense approach can help you successfully eliminate spam and blended threats in your enterprise. Read More

Altman Lighting


Learn how Altman Lighting Inc., a family-owned and operated international manufacturer of architectural and theater lighting fixtures overcame isolated customer information and business records by replacing their paper-based order processing system. Read how they improved productivity, centralized data, and gained real-time access to customer information and critical business information.

architectural  operated international manufacturer of architectural and theater lighting fixtures overcame isolated customer information and business records by replacing their paper-based order processing system. Read how they improved productivity, centralized data, and gained real-time access to customer information and critical business information. Read More

Is Epicor Poised to Rule the Mid-Market Retail Sector? (Part I)


One renowned vendor seems to have contributed to the 2007 holiday shopping season. That would be Irvine, California, the United States (US)-based Epicor Software Corporation (Nasdaq: EPIC). With over 2,500 employees worldwide and with projected 2007 revenues of $414.5 million (not including the pending acquisition), Epicor is the global leader in the mid-market, serving over 20,000 customers

architectural  services, audit and accountancy, architectural, engineering and construction, commercial research, not-for-profit (NFP) organizations, software and computer services, professional services and management consulting. The representative product here is Epicor for Service Enterprises [ evaluate this product ]; and Last but not least, Epicor has long provided solutions tailored for the hospitality and entertainment industries. The company’s hospitality solutions, designed for food service, hotel, sports Read More

Anatomy of a Technology Selection


Dell Computer Corporation spent millions preparing to deploy an ERP system before realizing that the solution to one set of issues created a more severe problem. Note based on discussion among Michael Dell, Kevin Rollins, and Morten Topfer of Dell Computer Corporation and Dell’s Platinum Counsel of customers.

architectural  this was an obvious architectural choice. However the relationship between design and architecture is not so obvious. Subsequently, after several months of detail work and considerable expense, Dell Computer abandoned this Enterprise Resource Planning program when they realized that it was inappropriate in their environment. The issues were not directly related to the application architecture, but rather to the implications of running a dynamic company with a distributed management philosophy. Velocity Read More

Expanded Metal Selects Epicor ERP


The Expanded Metal Company Limited, part of the Gibraltar Industries Inc. group and a global manufacturer of expanded mesh products for the automotive and architectural industries, has selected Epicor’s next-generation enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, Epicor ERP, to replace its existing ERP system and support its international operations.

architectural  for the automotive and architectural industries, has selected Epicor ’s next-generation enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution , Epicor ERP , to replace its existing ERP system and support its international operations. Expanded Metal has been manufacturing mesh-based metal products for more than 120 years at its site in Hartlepool, UK and also has a modern production facility in Hanover, Germany.   The company has used an ERP system to manage its full quote-to-cash cycle for more than 20 years. Read More

New TEC Certification of UNIT4 Agresso Business World


UNIT4 has successfully completed a new TEC Certification process for Agresso Business World, its global enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution for people-centric businesses and organizations such as professional services, education and local government. TEC Certification is designed to help organizations evaluate enterprise software solutions so they can make more informed buying decisions

architectural  with its easy-change Vita architectural components. The system has a very user-friendly look and feel, alerting, workflow, and an integrated reporting solution—the Agresso Report Creator (ARC). However, Agresso ERP kicks it up a notch in a number of areas including the solutions flexiforms, dynamic zoom, and in particular the user accessible workflow capabilities. A view of the workflow editor is shown here. In the Certification Report ( available in a few weeks ), I’ll go into more details on the Read More

Flexible Customer Data Integration Solution Adapts to Your Business Needs


Siperian's master data management and customer data integration (CDI) solutions allow organizations to consolidate, manage, and customize customer-related data. The type of CDI hub implemented depends on the CDI environment's maturity, requirements, and alignment with an organization's internal processes.

architectural  CDI initiative and the architectural style chosen to implement it play important roles in the use and view of customer data. CDI hubs are used differently depending on the way they deliver information to users. It becomes important to choose a style compatible with the organization''s current business needs, with the knowledge that these needs will change over time, and that as a result, the CDI architecture may change as well. An Overview of Siperian''s Product Offerings Siperian is a leading San Mateo, Read More

Microsoft’s Underlying Platform Parts for Enterprise Applications: Somewhat Explained - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series concluded that Microsoft would not converge all of its diverse Microsoft Dynamics  product lines into a single enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution. Rather, the vendor has been attempting to leverage the best practices and technologies across all of the products, where possible. The idea is to deliver applications that have the following characteristics: are

architectural  is its Tracking Provider architectural design (Dynamics AX 2009 implements this) that allows users to capture process execution information in the same database as the transaction data . There is the ability here to track and record data about WF instances as they execute, such as the current status of long running processes, time spent across parts of/the whole process, exception paths taken, etc. This enables an analysis like, for example, how much time or how many escalations is it taking the user to Read More

Adonix' Mid-Market FORMULA - Adopting Best of Both 'Organic Growers' and 'Aggressive Consolidators' Worlds


Adonix appears to be a force in the Southern European enterprise resource planning and supply chain management market since acquiring Gruppo FORMULA. There might be a greater buzz internationally, but the road to success might not be an easy Mediterranean sail.

architectural  counterpart product, X3, Diap@son''s architectural structure is characterized by integration and openness, since, from the start, it has been integrated with the standard extended components of the classic ERP, including CRM, SCM, advanced planning and scheduling (APS), service and maintenance, etc. These product extensions have been produced by FORMULA in cooperation with its partners, in order to obtain a solid and flexible integration that completes the suite. Moreover, the 6.0 version introduced othe Read More

Case Study: 3form


3form, a manufacturer of resin panels used in high-design architectural projects, chose Infor Visual ERP for its flexibility and customizability to meet 3form's specific needs.

architectural  panels used in high-design architectural projects, chose Infor Visual ERP for its flexibility and customizability to meet 3form''s specific needs. Read More

HP Reorganizes Storage Group, Addresses NAS-cent Market


Trying to stake its claim on the rapidly-growing enterprise storage market, Hewlett-Packard announced the formation of its new Storage Organization, while unveiling products it hopes will give it a credible presence in the Network-Attached Storage market.

architectural  focused on strategic and architectural issues In addition to the organizational announcement, HP has announced the HP SureStore NetStorage 6000, its first foray into the NAS market. This NAS device is focused on the mid-range NAS market, providing raw capacity from 72 gigabytes to 360 Gbytes. The 5U (8.75-inch) unit is rack-mountable and offers redundant power supplies and hot-swap hard drives. It can be configured for RAID 5. Pricing will run from $25,000 to $52,000 per unit. HP says it hopes to Read More

TEC Industry Watch: Enterprise Software News for the Week of July 23, 2012


SOFTWARE SELECTIONS @ IMPLEMENTATIONSSeaspan selects IFS Applications to support its shipbuilding projectsIndustry tags: manufacturing “Seaspan is an association of companies primarily involved in multiple sea transportation businesses. Many such activities are project-based, which is IFS’ focus. No wonder that IFS was selected to provide an ERP system for Seaspan’s shipbuilding and repair

architectural  The vendor’s plan for architectural evolution from its current product set to the next generation is to operate a hybrid cloud in the interim.” — P.J. Jakovljevic, TEC Principal Analyst TEC article (Feb 2012):  SAP SCM—Stepping Out of Obscurity MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Oracle buys assets of Skire Industry tags: capital management “Although it’s not fully clear what “substantially all of the assets of Skire” means, the overall idea of the revealed deal is straightforward—Oracle intends to Read More