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Single ERP Software versus Multiple Software Systems
Your Challenge: Get Decision Makers' Approval for a ERP Software. Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant and Time-Bound. A single software system can improve process manufacturing operations. With a single enterprise resource planning (ERP) point of control, this goal is accomplished by eliminating duplicate entry, and by contributing data integrity, detailed drilldown, and more. The advantages of single software system usage fulfill the original intentions of ERP as it can allow process manufacturers to better manage their business.
: Within a process manufacturing company, these business processes, such as laboratory, regulatory reporting, order entry, accounting, production, stores and point of sale (POS) , inventory, and purchasing, are traditionally managed by several software systems. However, there are many unnecessary administrative and procedural costs and delays associated with this practice. Examples include duplicate data entry, data corruption, increased training, complicated vendor relations, greater IT support, and
12/8/2008 1:40:00 PM
The Case Against Modifying Your Enterprise Software
he Case Against Modifying Your Enterprise Software.Read White Papers and Other Software for Your Investigation of The Case Against Modifying Your Enterprise Software. Consider the case of two hypothetical companies—Company A and Company Z—each using an identical enterprise software package delivering identical core functionality. Company A has the same number of users, but the total cost of ownership (TCO) experienced by Company Z is about twice the TCO enjoyed by Company A. Why? We explain.
: The answer is simple. Company A chose to implement their software as-is – without modifications. Now let us define our terms. Modification is not the same as customization. A modern, flexible enterprise application suite should be easily customizable to cater to most business needs and tailor the user experience – without altering the underlying code or business logic. Modification implies actually altering the code and business logic running behind the application. Modifications increase the cost of
5/12/2006 12:41:00 PM
Software Vendor Red Flags » The TEC Blog
Management level of the company It’s all the same Sometimes a vendor will try to assure you as a potential client that they have sold and installed their software in a company within the same industry and size of your organization. However as each company has its own processes and methodologies the vendor may overlook the unique way in which your business currently processes data and as a result end up costing you the client time and money for something which was overlooked. It’s Seamless Integration
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Global Software Integration: Why Do So Many Projects Fail?
Compare your choices concerning Global Software Integration.To meet all your needs, download our Free whitepaper. The IT field is littered with failed global software integration sagas. The many reasons for these failures include mismatched capabilities, geographical requirements, and project technical management deficiencies. Global software projects should start with in-depth analysis of features and functions, so the software’s capabilities meet corporate requirements. Find out how to avoid a failed software integration project.
: and works well with company owners and senior executives in developing strategy, management practices and organizing project management and governance oversight. He possesses a keen awareness of the essential components of effective outsourcing from both the client and provider perspective and he personally has structured and negotiated numerous outsourcing engagements. John has lectured at the University of Yunnan, China on Offshore Outsourcing and co-presented a Lawline.com video on Legal Issues in Outs
7/17/2009 3:13:00 PM
Software Selection: An Approach
Selecting package software can have long-term benefits or long-term regrets. To avoid the latter, your approach needs to be sound, logical, and prudent. It also has to be completed in your lifetime. Read about an approach to software selection that helps an organization get to the primary objective of identifying the best software solution quicker but with the necessary due diligence.
: project team approach creates company ownership in the new software and develops team building and knowledge transfer between the vendor, consultants, and your company s personnel. Finally, if appropriate, the probe methodology can be cost and time-effective, providing the potential of using the software in a more expedient manner. Before starting on any software evaluation and selection process, review the steps discussed in this article for appropriateness to your situation. Then, tailor the sequence
Software Companies Running on NetSuite » The TEC Blog
in 2012 as the company built out the scalability it needed for rapid global growth. In addition, SendGrid has extended its NetSuite environment with an expense management solution from NetSuite’s partner Concur . In addition to the recurring themes in the aforementioned examples, NetSuite delivers other key capabilities that are important to software companies, such as automation and visibility to optimize contract renewals and minimize revenue leakage and customer churn with a single repository
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Major Updates for UltiPro by Ultimate Software » The TEC Blog
Major Updates for UltiPro by Ultimate Software » The TEC Blog TEC Blog TEC Home About TEC Contact Us About the Bloggers Follow TEC on Twitter RSS Discussing Enterprise Software and Selection --> Fast, Accurate Software Evaluations TEC helps enterprises evaluate and select software solutions that meet their exacting needs by empowering purchasers with the tools, research, and expertise to make an ideal decision. Your software selection starts here. Learn more
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Can Lilly Software Get More VISUAL?
Lilly Software’s financial success and double-digit revenue growth during the recent years have been attributable to its strong offerings and efficient distribution model for its target niche. However, the future is not going to be quite so bright unless the company overcomes serious challenges.
: in March 2000, the company released VISUAL Customer Relationship Management (CRM). The product supports marketing, sales, call center, and customer service functions, and it is fully integrated with the rest of the VISUAL product components. Lilly has also announced partnerships with Works.com and SupplierMarket.com to offer additional e-commerce functionality to its customers. Another reason of Lilly s success is its distribution model, which is based solely on an indirect channel. The channel is
Software as a Service: Not without Caveats
Software-as-a-service solutions often cannot provide that final twenty percent or so that differentiates a company from its competitors. Of major concern is whether off-premise applications can support complex, global organizations on a constant basis and on strict service level agreements.
: percent that sets any company apart from its competitors often cannot be provided by SaaS solutions. The need for differentiation will require the enterprise to still seek out more traditional vendors who have industry-specific expertise and broader functional footprints to accommodate evolving, interdepartmental business processes. At the very least, coexistence of SaaS and on-premise applications will be the reality for many enterprises ( Microsoft cites the existence of dual models, where a PC-installe
Saba Software: All about People (Cloud) – Part 3 » The TEC Blog
for production deployments. The company recognizes that enterprise customers require this global delivery, security and Quality of Service. This represents a major investment by Saba in its Global Cloud operations. Saba Cloud customers today include some of the largest and most security conscious enterprises in the world, including many of the largest coporations in the following segments: Global banks such as Bank of America, Bupa, Union Bank, Scotia Bank , and others, Life sciences customers such as
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Why You Need to Take Software Evaluation Seriously » The TEC Blog
Figuring out what your company really needs from an enterprise system can be a big challenge. If your organization doesn’t have the internal know-how or resources to map out your current and future business needs, and stack them against your existing systems’ capabilities, you’ll likely need to seek assistance from outside your organization. Enterprise software solutions typically have lengthy buying cycles—between 6 to 18 months, on average—and span multiple phases (i.e., research,
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