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Global ERP Functionality Delivered
Today, global trade management issues affect small and midsized businesses (SMBs) and large multinationals alike. While enterprise resource planning (ERP) is a

critical functionality  (ERP) is a mission critical component of any globalization strategy. Yet this is often overlooked while focus is concentrated on supply chain issues. As a result, the majority of companies today still rely on some element of manual effort and/or spreadsheets in order to consolidate financial reporting and fulfill global trade management, legal and reporting requirements. Defining Requirements Enterprises looking to compete in a global marketplace must be able to comply with international financial and leg

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Application Portfolio Management: Delivering Improved Functionality


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critical functionality  Everything from email to critical business applications must be maintained, integrated, and updated on a regular basis. Accordingly, maintenance and operation costs consume about 80% of IT budgets - leaving only 20% for new project spending. To deliver improved functionality and align spending and effort with business criticality, business and IT leaders need a clear picture of the cost versus return for each application in their portfolio. Unfortunately, most companies are operating without maintenance Read More

Critical Components of an E-PLM System


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critical functionality  Life Cycle Stage A critical component of an e-PLM system is recognizing that as a product progresses through its various stages, part information can change. As a product passes from development, through manufacturing, and out to the field, different people work with it in different ways. This is the product life cycle of a part, for which configurations for as-designed , as-built , and as-maintained structures support the product, from cradle to grave . The configurations can be handled separately from Read More

Caldera eDesktop Edges Out Microsoft Windows 2000 in Functionality - Part II


TechnologyEvaluation.com has completed its analysis of the innate functionality of three desktop operating systems – Microsoft Windows 2000, Red Hat Linux 6.2, and Caldera OpenLinux eDesktop 2.4. The winner is Caldera.

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A Two-layer Model for Fashion PLM Functionality


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critical functionality  it has become a critical capability for fashion PLM. The wide managerial span of a fashion PLM system requires effective integration between PLM and other systems such as enterprise resource planning (ERP) and supply chain management (SCM). A two-layer Model for Fashion PLM Functionality Above analysis mainly suggests that a successful fashion PLM solution should be able to bring all the benefits that the PLM methodology has to offer, and all the functionalities that specifically support the unique needs Read More

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critical functionality  Critical Questions to Ask Before Purchasing Networking Equipment When buying networking equipment such as routers, switches, firewalls, and network management solutions for your company, it’s essential to analyze your organization's needs first, so that you make the right decisions from business objective, cost, scalability, and management standpoints, and also look at how the system will work with your existing technologies. This white paper addresses 8 key considerations regarding researching network Read More

Selecting an ERP Selection Consultant: Critical Factors for Success


Selecting a new ERP system is one of the biggest decisions a company will make, so choosing your selection consultant should be taken just as seriously. The right selection consultant can shorten the selection process and offer you a better chance of finding a system that will be a good match for your company. Read this white paper and know how to select the right one for your company.

critical functionality  an ERP Selection Consultant: Critical Factors for Success Selecting a new ERP system is one of the biggest decisions a company will make, so choosing your selection consultant should be taken just as seriously. The right selection consultant can shorten the selection process and offer you a better chance of finding a system that will be a good match for your company. Read this white paper and know how to select the right one for your company. Read More

Document Delivery in Health Care


Secure transmission of health care information is critical to your medical organization and your clients. Volumes of critical medical data are sent to you every day, making it imperative that the information be sent quickly and safely. Fax servers are easy-to-use point-to-point systems that provide secure transmission of confidential information—saving you time and money while protecting all your sensitive data.

critical functionality  health care information is critical to your medical organization and your clients. Volumes of critical medical data are sent to you every day, making it imperative that the information be sent quickly and safely. Fax servers are easy-to-use point-to-point systems that provide secure transmission of confidential information—saving you time and money while protecting all your sensitive data. Read More

Understanding New CRM Functionality: Approaches to Ensure a Well-planned Successful CRM Implementation


Why do some customer relationship management (CRM) implementations fail? The answer: companies’ lack of understanding of their current CRM environments, and of what areas need modification or improvement. Companies with a clear understanding of what they need from a CRM solution—as well as of what CRM means to their business—are more likely to succeed. To clinch that success, some key elements should be assessed first.

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Keeping Projects in View and Costs in Line


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Four Critical Success Factors to Cleansing Data


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critical functionality  Critical Success Factors to Cleansing Data Four Critical Success Factors to Cleansing Data If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. Data Cleansing and Synchronization Services The pace with which companies are forced to operate and to compete globally has taxed exisitng systems and increased their inefficiencies. Source : PM ATLAS Business Group, LLC Resources Related to Critical Success Factors to Cleansing Data : Data Read More

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VoLTE AND SRVCC Testing


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critical functionality  functionality and quality are critical factors in ensuring a good customer experience of mobile services. With the main investments and focus set on data services, many mobile network operators are aiming to secure voice migration to 4G. To ensure a successful migration process to 4G, it is important to use the right tools, enabling operators to spend the time and resources needed for the VoLTE and SRVCC implementation more effectively, and therefore increasing profitability and efficiency. Read More

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critical functionality  HCM Express Allows Companies to Go From Bare Bones to Full Functionality In addition to Epicor HCM, which is designed mostly for small and medium enterprises, Epicor offers HCM Express, which is an entry-level option that is available via Web-based access. It is meant to be the entry point into a human resources information system (HRIS). The application is actually a reduced and very simplified version of Epicor HCM, for the purpose of facilitating user and hence organization adoption. It has also Read More