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IT Project Management Tools: MS Project and Its Alternatives (Part 2)
In my last posting I wrote about the functions of project management. When I considered alternatives to MS Project, I started thinking about the functions of

complete development toolset  providing key stakeholders a complete view of the project portfolio • directing cost savings by prioritizing beneficial projects and eliminating unproductive projects • aligning IT and other projects with the enterprise’s business strategy Potential Vendors to Consider To learn more about the vendors featured in this blog –post and to learn about other vendors in this knowledge space PPM consult TEC’s vendor showcase . Deltek Deltek provides an integrated toolset for PPM. Modules include

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Supply Chain Management (SCM)

Supply chain management (SCM) solutions include applications for managing supplier, manufacturer, wholesaler, retailer, and customer business processes. Addressing demand management, warehouse management, international trade logistics, transportation execution, and many other issues for a complete solution, this knowledge base will support your evaluation of an SCM suite. 

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The Hype About PeopleTools 8


In January 2000, PeopleSoft announced a server centric platform for the development of Internet solutions.

complete development toolset  consideration might be the complete outsourcing of the ERP application with an Application Service Provider (ASP). Another attractive potential is PeopleSoft's partnership with Commerce One. New and existing customers should explore what benefits this represents and use the combined features of the PeopleSoft/CommerceOne marketplace to negotiate comparable, or reduced pricing with other vendors. Finally, consideration should be given to the products availability and endorsement of web standards. Should Read More

Portal Strategy: One Vendor's Story and What It Means to You


Epicor is working with Microsoft so that portal adopters can benefit from SharePoint's models and access to other enterprise data.

complete development toolset  and offer a more complete implementation. Also, depending on the implementation of current development work, Epicor may also have notable opportunity to provide composite applications that link the transactional portlets of Epicor Web , multiple Epicor BI, Web parts (for online analytic processing cube analysis), and various Epicor and third-party applications, to reporting, SharePoint discussions, and other pertinent components, in a best-of-breed fashion. Yet Microsoft will not be completely shut out Read More

Now the Minnows are Eating the Minnows


In a transaction valued at approximately $15 million, DataMirror Corporation has announced that it has completed the acquisition of assets and assumption of certain liabilities of Constellar Corporation. Both companies have been small niche players in the data warehousing market, Constellar being almost exclusively Oracle-based, and DataMirror concentrating on the IBM AS/400. The goals appear to be increased access to capital for Constellar, and a foothold in the Oracle market for DataMirror.

complete development toolset  more powerful player, with complete capabilities to integrate and transform disparate data for rapid e-Business success.'' It appears that these two vendors are teaming up to jump on the enterprise application integration bandwagon, along with everyone else. Constellar's newest release, Hub 3.5e, is said to incorporate e-business, B2B, B2C, and web based applications. DataMirror's Transformation Server is being billed as an EAI application with real-time data integration tools. TEC's guess (60% Read More

Professional Services Are Catching-up With CRM


The CRM market is shifting. Instead of looking for an all-purpose and horizontal oriented CRM application, customers are seeking a more specialized and industry specific tool. From the larger organization to the smallest customers, CRM buyers are expecting their applications to follow their business model with limited need for customization. Interface Software, which is focused on the professional services market, is an example.

complete development toolset  user interface) either to complete a task or to access a 360 view of their client. InterAction provides a centralized repository for storing client and prospect information. Users can create fields, classifications and otherwise customize the system to their unique environments. The system integrates with other enterprise applications and the user's email, fax and phone systems to facilitate easy communication with clients and prospects. But beyond those basic CRM functionalities, InterAction is a system Read More

Getting Beyond the Development Stage


Now that you’ve validated your product or service concept, how do you avoid hemorrhaging money during expansion?

complete development toolset  the context of the complete set of essential business capabilities. Key business capabilities that needed to be enabled included: Process, organization, and technology infrastructure to support development and operation of a chain of 25 stores within two years and more than 50 within three years. Management structure to support a distributed workforce and relatively high employee turnover. Rapid and effective means of training store personnel in product capabilities, differentiation and demonstration. Read More

Case Study: Accurate and Complete Factory Orders


ABB is a global leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility and industrial customers to improve their performance while lowering their environmental impact. ABB sales staff and partners historically used two different configurator solutions and this resulted in many incomplete factory orders. Furthermore, ABB wanted to make their sales process more efficient by reducing the need for engineering support. Find out how the company benefited by implementing a single configurator solution—Tacton Configurator.

complete development toolset  Study: Accurate and Complete Factory Orders ABB is a global leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility and industrial customers to improve their performance while lowering their environmental impact. ABB sales staff and partners historically used two different configurator solutions and this resulted in many incomplete factory orders. Furthermore, ABB wanted to make their sales process more efficient by reducing the need for engineering support. Find out how the company benefited Read More

Enabling Security in the Software Development Life Cycle


When companies discover new security vulnerabilities, they must retrofit the affected software with an appropriate patch and fend off the wrath of customers. Each newly discovered vulnerability results in a frantic patch, halfway deployed, and potentially opens up another hole. That’s why you should address security vulnerabilities during the software development process—before you get locked into a game of catch-up.

complete development toolset  security issues through the complete software development life cycle (SDLC) . It provides a development environment for applications security architects to build policies that define how applications are to be tested. Source : Cenzic Resources Related to Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) : Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) (Wikipedia) Enabling Security in the Software Development Life Cycle Development Life Cycle is also known as : Adopted Development Process , Database Development Life Cycle , Read More

Latest Development on Epicor's Trying The Divestiture Tack


Even as TEC analyzed Epicor's sale of its Impresa for MRO division, Epicor announced the sale of its Platinum for Windows (PFW) product line. Plagued by depleted revenues and continued hefty losses amid a difficult market situation, Epicor is trying to pull some other beleaguered competitors' trick - the sale of non-core parts of the business.

complete development toolset  May 2 that it completed the sale of its Impresa for MRO division to Avexus, Inc., a software and services company catering to the maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) ERP marketplace for highly engineered assets. Terms and conditions of the divestiture were not disclosed. Epicor believes the sale of this division is in line with the company's expanding focus on collaborative commerce and integrated eBusiness solutions for the mid-market, and that it reflects the company's commitment to its core Read More

The Development Process Made Easy


Life cycle development can be a complicated and intimidating process for many organizations. Are you struggling to adapt the development process successfully to your own projects? Do you want to use various formal life cycle processes such as Agile, Incremental, Spiral, and Waterfall, or various informal processes, such as extreme programming (XP) and others? Are you burdened by the development process? This paper will explain how you can simply and easily adopt any life cycle process.

complete development toolset  Development Process Made Easy The Development Process Made Easy If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader.   Integrated change management simplifies your development process . Features include: baselining, automatic history tracking, attribute history tracking and capabilities rollback to previous versions. Source : Goda Software Resources Related to Software Development : Software Development Process (Wikipedia) The Read More

Development Tools for Microsoft Dynamics GP


Microsoft development tools will help developers and independent Microsoft software vendors integrate Microsoft Dynamics GP with existing applications. This accounting and business management system includes many features and benefits, as well as guidelines to help developers choose the right tools for various development tasks and create custom applications that integrate with Microsoft Dynamics GP.

complete development toolset  Tools for Microsoft Dynamics GP Microsoft development tools will help developers and independent Microsoft software vendors integrate Microsoft Dynamics GP with existing applications. This accounting and business management system includes many features and benefits, as well as guidelines to help developers choose the right tools for various development tasks and create custom applications that integrate with Microsoft Dynamics GP. Read More

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complete development toolset  Development Tools RFI/RFP Template The Software Development Tools RFI/RFP Template lists and describes 606 features and functions found in Software Development Tools software solutions. This Software Development Tools Template can help you save time, control costs, and communicate clearly with vendors at nearly every stage of your Software Development Tools software selection projects. Features and functions included in this Software Development Tools Template: Software Lifecycle Management Design Read More

Product Development and Portfolio Management Software Evaluation Report


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complete development toolset  Development and Portfolio Management Software Evaluation Report TEC's Product Development and Portfolio Management Software Evaluation Report allows you to compare and analyze the features, functions, and services of multiple enterprise software solutions. Vendor responses are comprehensively rated on their level of support of for each criterion (supported, not supported, customization, future releases, etc.) to ensure you make and accurate and informed decision. This Software Evaluation Report Read More

How to Develop, Maintain, and Support a Quality Management and Development Process


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complete development toolset  to Develop, Maintain, and Support a Quality Management and Development Process The task of defining test plans, acceptance criteria, and testing deliverables and processes for any software development effort can raise many challenges. Choosing a tool to help support these practices not only can help to alleviate the burden placed on those involved, but it can add efficiency, organization, and the foundation for success. Find out how one company benefited from implementing a quality initiative. Read More

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complete development toolset  Certification Complete This just in—Tenrox has joined the ranks of TEC Certified systems providing project portfolio management (PPM) functionality. See TEC’s Vendor Showcase for updated Tenrox profiles: PPM for Internal Departments PPM for Professional Services Automation I’ll be providing a full report here on the TEC site in the coming weeks (including strengths, weaknesses, and benchmarking analysis of each module), but for now, I’ll just give you the 30-second overview of this Read More