In August 2011, TEC Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic experienced the 11th Vendor Shootout for ERP first-hand. Plex Systems, IQMS, and abas-USA presented directly, while Infor ERP SyteLine, Epicor ERP, Microsoft Dynamics AX, SAP Business ByDesign, and Oracle JD Edwards were represented by partners. Log in to read P.J.'s report on the event, and find out why this strange "co-opetition" works for both users and vendors.
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and TEC has been billed as the moderator for each of them. Non-violent “Shootout” The title “shootout” might not be the best choice of words in light of the recent outbursts of violence worldwide, and with many folks feeling trigger-ready in these days of anger and insecurity (in fact, in the hotel elevator and corridors, I had to repeatedly explain to other bemused conference attendees what the event was really about). And yet, nothing could be further from the truth: time and again, brij has