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Enterprise Content Management (ECM) System RFI/RFP Template

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i2’s Aspect Acquisition Not Overpriced


In March, i2 Technologies announced it would acquire Aspect Development Corporation and a smaller vendor, Supplybase, Inc. Though the record offer price – $8.6 billion in stock – raised some eyebrows, i2 will gain a mountain of potential in return.

content acquisition  complementary than competitive. Aspect''s content and management applications made it an established player in the product lifecycle management (PLM) market long before i2 entered in September 1998. Product lifecycle management optimizes the management of products from concept, design and test, to phase-out and replacement. Largely symbolic at that time, i2''s entry into PLM was calculated more to demonstrate that it understood the synergies offered by combining supply chain management (SCM) capabilities Read More

KANA Attempts the Union of Customer Acquisition and Service


KANA Software is a global provider in customer service solutions delivered on-premise or in the cloud, and these solutions unify and maintain context for customer journeys across agent, Web, social, and mobile experiences. The vendor’s solutions have reduced handling time, increased resolution rates, and improved net promoter score (NPS) at more than 850 enterprises, including half of the Global

content acquisition  go? The customer service content is within another part of the Web site, while a call to the contact center means pausing or abandoning your online transaction. Wouldn’t it be better if you got presented with knowledge in context, i.e., “here’s a comparison of the two products you are looking at,” or “this document contrasts differing rates plans for these phones.” Even better, a chat agent could reach out “I see you are trying to evaluate these phones, how can I help with that?” To that Read More

SAP Expands Its Insurance Solution via Camilion Acquisition


It appears that SAP HANA’s launch has been the catalyst for not only in-house innovation, but also SAP’s onslaught of tuck-in acquisitions of its close partners. After the recent SmartOps acquisition in the supply chain management (SCM) space, SAP today announced plans to acquire Camilion, a provider of insurance product development, product lifecycle, and underwriting solutions that help

content acquisition  for importing and testing content, Camilion builds complete functional insurance product definitions as interpreted by the ISO. The combination of Camilion and SAP solutions will provide a more complete platform for insurers with operations in the US. Traditional solution suites for the insurance industry have been limited to policy, billing, and claims. SAP, together with Camilion, plans to provide an integrated yet modular insurance offering: the SAP Business All-in-One solution for Insurance . This Read More

Oracle Further Orchestrates Its SOA Forays Part Five: Collaxa Acquisition


With the acquisition of Collaxa, Oracle has quickly plugged a hole in its SOA/BPM message by providing new workflow capabilities and monitoring tools to report on the progress of business processes, and by providing runtime support for BPEL.

content acquisition  people, structured data, unstructured content, and exceptions handling. Should Oracle squander the Collaxa opportunity to entice more non-Oracle shops, it will likely continue its hapless search for a magic touch that will differentiate its product offerings (see Stalled Oracle Fumbling For A Jump-Start Kit ). Unfortunately for Oracle applications, though these attempts have been in right direction, they have largely been small steps, and many of them often revisited or revised. However, as of June Read More

Web Content Management (WCM) System RFI/RFP Template


Content Authoring, Content Acquisition, Content Aggregation, Document and Records Management, Security Management, Performance, Backup, and Recovery, Product Technology and Support

content acquisition  (WCM) Template: Content Authoring Content Acquisition Content Aggregation Document and Records Management Security Management Performance Backup and Recovery Product Technology and Support This functional and technical requirement set template covers industry-standard functional criteria of Web Content Management (WCM) that can help you easily gather and prioritize your business needs in a simple and categorized excel document. More than a RFP template, it is a working document that serves as a knowledge Read More

TradeStone Software Leaps Ahead With Its First Acquisition


During the recent TradeStone STARS 2014 user conference, TradeStone Software CEO Sue Welch announced that the company has made its first acquisition ever—Leap Ahead Solutions, a U.K.-based startup.

content acquisition  Software Leaps Ahead With Its First Acquisition During the recent TradeStone STARS 2014 user conference, TradeStone Software CEO Sue Welch announced that the company has made its first acquisition ever — Leap Ahead Solutions , a U.K.-based startup. This was a pure technology acquisition, as Leap Ahead''s mobile application, Retail Buyer , enables buyers to pictorially track samples, manage ranges, and calculate landed costs during buying trips and early in the lifecycle of each retail range Read More

Web Content Management (WCM)


Web content management (WCM) systems manage content creation, review, and approval processes for web site content. This may include public Web sites (Internet) or private web sites (intranet or extranet). Use a WCM solution to organize and manage documents; provide content version control, collaboration utilities, and user- or document-level security.

content acquisition  Content Management (WCM) Web content management (WCM) systems manage content creation, review, and approval processes for web site content. This may include public Web sites (Internet) or private web sites (intranet or extranet). Use a WCM solution to organize and manage documents; provide content version control, collaboration utilities, and user- or document-level security. Read More

Dynamic Content in Action: DiscountBeautyCenter.com Case Study


DiscountBeautyCenter.com, an online supplier of brand-name beauty products, wanted to test the viability of using dynamic content to generate e-mail campaigns. Although the company previously had good results with Listrak’s batch and blast e-mail campaigns, it hoped that dynamic content e-mail would increase customer response and return on investment (ROI). Find out how it launched its most successful campaign ever.

content acquisition  Content in Action: DiscountBeautyCenter.com Case Study DiscountBeautyCenter.com, an online supplier of brand-name beauty products, wanted to test the viability of using dynamic content to generate e-mail campaigns. Although the company previously had good results with Listrak’s batch and blast e-mail campaigns, it hoped that dynamic content e-mail would increase customer response and return on investment (ROI). Find out how it launched its most successful campaign ever. Read More

Site Web Content Management


Sitecore Web Content Management is a WCM solution that includes features for content management, forms, search engine optimization (SEO), mobile Web development, personalization, and more. The software also includes a development environment and accompanying tools, as well as features for site management, integration, deployment, and security.  

content acquisition  Web Content Management Sitecore Web Content Management is a WCM solution that includes features for content management, forms, search engine optimization (SEO), mobile Web development, personalization, and more. The software also includes a development environment and accompanying tools, as well as features for site management, integration, deployment, and security. Read More

Nuxeo Content Management Platform, a Backgrounder


Nuxeo sees its content management product as the base for organizations to create their own content-centric business applications. The company offers some interesting tools to aid in this process, which I’ll get to in a moment. Nuxeo also offers its own distinct modules for document management, case management, digital asset management, and with the recent version 5.5, for social collaboration.
content acquisition  Content Management Platform, a Backgrounder Nuxeo sees its content management product as the base for organizations to create their own content-centric business applications. The company offers some interesting tools to aid in this process, which I’ll get to in a moment. Nuxeo also offers its own distinct modules for document management, case management, digital asset management, and with the recent version 5.5, for social collaboration. Initially an offshoot of Zope, Nuxeo started life over a Read More

FreeMarkets’ Surprise Acquisition of Adexa Leaves Many Heads Shaking


The direct sourcing vendor’s move may have adverse side effects for investors and customers.

content acquisition  Surprise Acquisition of Adexa Leaves Many Heads Shaking FreeMarkets’ Surprise Acquisition of Adexa Leaves Many Heads Shaking S. McVey - March 1, 2001 Event Summary In a move that stunned many in the IT community, auction site enabler FreeMarkets agreed to acquire supply chain management software vendor Adexa for $340 million in stock. A privately held company, Adexa had been preparing an initial public offering since last year, one that most industry analysts predicted would be successful. Read More

SAP SeeWhy Acquisition Complements hybris and Adobe Offerings


SAP recently announced plans to acquire SeeWhy, a Boston-based behavioral marketing software company, whose solutions provide real-time 1-to-1 marketing campaigns based on individual customer behaviors. These personalized marketing solutions should complement the commerce platform of hybris, which SAP acquired last year.

content acquisition  SeeWhy Acquisition Complements hybris and Adobe Offerings SAP recently announced plans to acquire SeeWhy , a Boston-based behavioral marketing software company, whose solutions provide real-time 1-to-1 marketing campaigns based on individual customer behaviors, using email, and advertising across desktop, mobile, and social channels. These personalized marketing solutions should complement the commerce platform of hybris (which SAP acquired last year ).   SeeWhy''s products monitor and analyze the Read More

Workday to Tackle Talent Acquisition


One of the major announcements at the recently held Workday Rising 2012 conference was that Workday will develop its own talent acquisition suite from scratch and deliver it  in early 2014. This is a major departure from the vendor’s signature policy not to announce any vaporware. But, during the Workday Technology Summit (which preceded the conference), Workday executives said they needed to make

content acquisition  to Tackle Talent Acquisition One of the major announcements at the recently held Workday Rising 2012 conference was that Workday will develop its own talent acquisition suite from scratch and deliver it  in early 2014. This is a major departure from the vendor’s signature policy not to announce any vaporware. But, during the Workday Technology Summit (which preceded the conference), Workday executives said they needed to make the announcement out of consideration for their existing customers as Read More

Web Content Management (WCM) Software Evaluation Report


Web content management (WCM) systems manage content creation, review, and approval processes for web site content. This may include public Web sites (Internet), or private web sites (intranet or extranet). Use a WCM solution to organize and manage documents; provide content version control, collaboration utilities, and user or document level security.

content acquisition  Content Management (WCM) Software Evaluation Report TEC''s Web Content Management (WCM) 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 provides extensive information Read More

Laserfiche, a Brief on its Enterprise Content Management Solution for 2012 and v9


Over the years, Laserfiche, the California-based vendor, has expanded from the records management space to enterprise-class enterprise content management (ECM) software. In this TEC Report, TEC director of knowledge services Josh Chalifour reviews three different use cases for Laserfiche’s ECM product and details how the product’s functionality (especially with respect to version 9) can help companies address their content as well as business process management problems.

content acquisition  Brief on its Enterprise Content Management Solution for 2012 and v9 Over the years, Laserfiche, the California-based vendor, has expanded from the records management space to enterprise-class enterprise content management (ECM) software. In this TEC Report, TEC director of knowledge services Josh Chalifour reviews three different use cases for Laserfiche’s ECM product and details how the product’s functionality (especially with respect to version 9) can help companies address their content as well as Read More