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Supply Chain Cost-cutting Strategies
Process industries (chemicals, food and beverage, oil and gas, etc.) face rising manufacturing and logistics costs. And they’re finding that the old strategies

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Quote-to-Order (Q2O) Systems
Quote-to-order (Q2O) solutions (sometimes known as configure, price, and quote or CPQ) enable manufacturers to mobilize their mass customization initiatives. These systems can reduce time-consuming...
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Reducing the Cost of Systems Operations
Disintermediation is the process of removing redundant intermediaries from a systems management infrastructure. Once vital to systems monitoring, proprietary

cost increase cost cutting  WMI also has significant cost of ownership benefits: not only is it free from licensing and maintenance costs, as an embedded component of Windows, it is very efficient on resource utilization. The Centauri Adaptor for WMI uses WMI to query and set information on desktop systems, applications, networks, and other Windows components. Developers can use WMI to create event-monitoring applications that alert users when important incidents occur. The WMI management infrastructure includes the CIM Object Read More...
Drive down cost? What does that really mean in a supply chain world?
Yes all of us are well aware that the global economy is in a downturn. We hear it in the news, on blogs, in articles, and we see it around us with massive

cost increase cost cutting  their supply chain network. Cost reducing includes Buying raw materials at the right price from the right strategic partner (supplier) and moving the material in the most effective and efficient manner (channels), while keeping in mind that the objective is to move as little as possible so the material price stays low . Making product in a lean manufacturing facility will reduce waste and increase operation throughput. It will also reduce the overall lead-time to deliver. When doing this, organizations Read More...
Tightening the Chain-Supply Chain Cost-cutting Strategies
As companies struggle to control costs, the supply chain and management of supply resources have come under scrutiny. The supply chain is one area where a

cost increase cost cutting  consider include the acquisition cost of new infrastructure, hardware, and software; integration; compatibility with current systems; and functional and technical resources. Further to this, physical acquisition of warehouse space and labor, and the resources to execute the handling component if products are involved, need to be considered. With each of these tasks, there are several steps involved to execute each procedure, which can consume additional time, resources, and budget if not planned for Read More...
Enterprise Applications: The Cost of Keeping Current… Or Not
During difficult times it may be tempting to postpone upgrades, treating them as discretionary or optional projects, when in fact they could very well provide a

cost increase cost cutting  looking beyond just the cost of the implementation to its potential business value can result in meaningful business benefits. Enterprise applications represent an enormous investment for any company but the results can far outweigh the cost. For organizations that want to increase productivity, improve customer service, and reduce costs, the most effective and direct way to do so may well be to upgrade to take full advantage of the investment already paid for. During difficult times it may be tempting Read More...
Reducing Total Cost of Ownership: Delivering Cost-effective Enterprise Business Intelligence
Because today’s IT budgets are under increasing scrutiny and business requirements have become more complex, buyers of business intelligence (BI) solutions must

cost increase cost cutting  Total Cost of Ownership: Delivering Cost-effective Enterprise Business Intelligence Because today’s IT budgets are under increasing scrutiny and business requirements have become more complex, buyers of business intelligence (BI) solutions must evaluate total cost of ownership (TCO). The BI architecture can be an asset to IT departments, meeting a range of user needs while minimizing the amount of IT maintenance and administration. Learn more about how to do TCO analysis of a BI system—before Read More...
Whirlpool Selects aPriori for Product Cost Management
Whirlpool Corporation, a world renowned manufacturer of major home appliances, recently announced it would use aPriori to automate its product cost estimating

cost increase cost cutting  Selects aPriori for Product Cost Management Whirlpool Corporation , a world renowned manufacturer of major home appliances, recently announced it would use aPriori to automate its product cost estimating processes , drive global consistency in costing practices, and provide a central cost management database for use by cross functional product development teams. Using aPriori’s real-time product cost assessments, employees in design, engineering, sourcing, cost engineering, and manufacturing can make Read More...
Leveraging Customer Lifetime Value to Increase Return on Marketing Investment (ROMI)
As one-to-one marketing begins to permeate mainstream business practices, organizations in highly competitive markets struggle to gain an advantage. Thus, as

cost increase cost cutting  Customer Lifetime Value to Increase Return on Marketing Investment (ROMI) As one-to-one marketing begins to permeate mainstream business practices, organizations in highly competitive markets struggle to gain an advantage. Thus, as part of an ongoing effort to differentiate products and services, best-in-breed organizations are now using a tool called “customer lifetime value,” a metric that projects a customer’s value over the entire span of that customer s relationship with a company. Read More...
The Case for Enterprise Cost Systems
Many manufacturers have already implemented enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems. That’s why questions about the need for an additional system to track

cost increase cost cutting  Case for Enterprise Cost Systems Many manufacturers have already implemented enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems. That’s why questions about the need for an additional system to track, analyze, and manage costs are no surprise. Does it replace the entire ERP system? Is there additional work for cost personnel? While each user of enterprise cost systems uses them differently, the road to success lies in using them in conjunction with ERP systems. Read More...
CRM Selections: When An Ounce Of Prevention Is Worth A Pound Of Cure Part Two: Using A Knowledge Base To Reduce The Time, Risk And Cost Of A CRM Selection
Using a knowledge base in the selection process can reduce the time, risk and cost of procuring technology. Well constructed knowledge bases that are used in a

cost increase cost cutting  The Time, Risk And Cost Of A CRM Selection Mitigating Drawbacks Through The Use Of A Knowledge Base Using a knowledge base in the selection process can reduce the time, risk and cost of procuring technology. With regard to technology selections, TEC describes a knowledge base as having three components: First , a comprehensive set of functional and technical criteria covering every functional area of an enterprise application (in this case, CRM). Second , a set of vendor ratings for the criteria on the Read More...
Capturing Project Cost in Project ERP
Most enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is not designed to effectively capture cost in a project-based environment, such as engineer to order, engineer

cost increase cost cutting  Project Cost in Project ERP Most enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is not designed to effectively capture cost in a project-based environment, such as engineer to order, engineer procure construct, or services. This white paper covers organizational and technology barriers to capturing project cost, along with criteria for selecting the ideal ERP for effective project costing for your organization. Read More...
Reducing Cost and Complexity in Legacy Systems
The need to maintain legacy applications in the face of evolving business requirements is not exclusive to IT organizations. However, IT developers face

cost increase cost cutting  Cost and Complexity in Legacy Systems The need to maintain legacy applications in the face of evolving business requirements is not exclusive to IT organizations. However, IT developers face specific challenges when reducing the complexity of applications and extending the life of database management systems (DBMS). Instead of getting disoriented along the murky paths of manual code inspection, learn about automated solutions that reduce complexity—and cost. Read More...
Five Ways to Increase Efficiencies with SuccessFactors Performance & Goals
Technologies can streamline existing processes (which are often paper-based in small to medium-size businesses), making the process faster, reviews more

cost increase cost cutting  Ways to Increase Efficiencies with SuccessFactors Performance & Goals Technologies can streamline existing processes (which are often paper-based in small to medium-size businesses), making the process faster, reviews more effective, goals much clearer, and results easier to track. Leverage more efficient and effective performance and goal management processes in your small to medium-size business by following these five steps. Read More...
Five Ways Modern ERP Solutions Increase Business Agility
Modern enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions allow for businesses to increase their agility by providing the ability to close gaps at all levels of

cost increase cost cutting  Ways Modern ERP Solutions Increase Business Agility Modern enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions allow for businesses to increase their agility by providing the ability to close gaps at all levels of business, and ultimately getting the right information into the right person’s hand at exactly the right time. In this report, you’ll hear four experts have to say about the ways modern ERP solutions increase business agility. Read More...
The Cost of Spreadsheets in Fixed Asset Management
Spreadsheets have become one of the most prevalent software applications used in businesses today, for everything from simple calculations to impromptu

cost increase cost cutting  Cost of Spreadsheets in Fixed Asset Management Spreadsheets have become one of the most prevalent software applications used in businesses today, for everything from simple calculations to impromptu databases for tracking a wide range of information, including employee hours, expense reports, and fixed assets. And while spreadsheets are inherently useful in business, they are constantly being used for tasks in which they are ill-suited. Many companies use spreadsheets for financial tracking and Read More...

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