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Ziff Davis


Ziff Davis, Inc. is a digital media company specializing in the technology market, reaching over 40 million highly engaged in-market buyers and influencers every month. Ziff Davis sites, which feature trusted and comprehensive evaluations of the newest, hottest products, and the most advanced ad targeting platform. Ziff Davis B2B is a provider of online research to enterprise buyers and high-quality leads to IT vendors. 

davis  Davis Ziff Davis, Inc. is a digital media company specializing in the technology market, reaching over 40 million highly engaged in-market buyers and influencers every month. Ziff Davis sites, which feature trusted and comprehensive evaluations of the newest, hottest products, and the most advanced ad targeting platform. Ziff Davis B2B is a provider of online research to enterprise buyers and high-quality leads to IT vendors. Read More

Davis Controls Ltd.: Cutting Edge Technology, Excellent Service and Support Delivers Growth


In 1996, Davis Controls, a licensed assembler of instrumentation and control products, implemented Exact Software’s Macola Progression solution. The subsequent 50 percent increase in their sales convinced the company to deploy Macola Enterprise Suite (ES). Macola ES’s integrated business process management (BPM) tools have led to improved productivity.

davis  Delivers Growth In 1996, Davis Controls, a licensed assembler of instrumentation and control products, implemented Exact Software’s Macola Progression solution. The subsequent 50 percent increase in their sales convinced the company to deploy Macola Enterprise Suite (ES). Macola ES’s integrated business process management (BPM) tools have led to improved productivity. Read More

Case Study: UC Davis Extension Tackles Device Management and Corporate Compliance with MaaS360




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Right-sizing ERP for SMBs


The level of success a small to midsize business (SMB) achieves depends on its ability to gain a competitive advantage by means of product improvement, efficient processes, and increased visibility.

What do enterprise resource planning (ERP), NFL playoffs commercials, and the movie Fight Club have in common? Find out in this white paper from Ziff Davis, examining a key question SMBs need to ask themselves when selecting an ERP system and deciding between on-premises and cloud deployment.

davis  white paper from Ziff Davis, examining a key question SMBs need to ask themselves when selecting an ERP system and deciding between on-premises and cloud deployment. Read More

Unified Communications: The Layman’s Guide


The hodgepodge of communication modes, applications, and devices can make it challenging for people to connect properly. Unified communications (UC) attempts to tackle this challenge by letting companies manage voice mail, faxes, email, and video from a single inbox using a single set of management controls. Disparate communication systems are linked together, allowing users to interact independent of device or media.

In "Unified Communications: The Layman's Guide," contributing Ziff Davis analyst Cindy Waxer breaks down UC by defining it and explaining how it works; indicates the return on investment (ROI) as well as the UC challenges in an organization; and suggest some questions that IT leaders need to ask before deployment.

davis  Layman''s Guide, contributing Ziff Davis analyst Cindy Waxer breaks down UC by defining it and explaining how it works; indicates the return on investment (ROI) as well as the UC challenges in an organization; and suggest some questions that IT leaders need to ask before deployment. Read More

Vendors Jostle and Profess Economic Stimulus Readiness - Part I


At Deltek’s Insight 2009 user conference last May, the host software vendor did a notable thing. Namely, besides merely putting on an all-too-common multi-day conference chock full of product announcements, functional breakout sessions, and industry best-practice discussions, Deltek decided to fill a market need by convening a separate “track” that was dedicated to

davis  . During that time, Davis chaired the Committee on Government Reform and Subcommittee on Technology and Procurement Policy . In a nutshell, I was impressed that (contrary to a vast majority of his fellow  GOP [Grand Old Party]  colleagues), Congressman Davis was more receptive to the idea of economic stimulus, rather than doing nothing (and letting the market sort itself out) in face of the grim economic meltdown. The Obama administration indeed inherited some of the greatest economic challenges the Read More

Six Misconceptions about Data Migration


A truly successful data migration project involves not only an understanding of how to migrate the data from a technical standpoint, but an understanding of how that data will be used and its importance to the operation of the enterprise.

davis  the Author Norma L. Davis is the founder and president of Connective Edge Resources, an independent management consulting firm specializing in the selection and implementation of ERP information systems. She earned her doctorate in executive management at the Peter F. Drucker and Masatoshi Ito School of Management in Claremont, California (US). Davis is adjunct faculty at the California State University, Fullerton (US), and at the University of Redlands, California (US). She teaches management, Read More

J.D. Edwards Fires Siebel, Hires YOU


J.D. Edwards announced plans to acquire CRM vendor YOUcentric, Inc. At the same time, they have severed their 18 month relationship with Siebel and ended integration plans between J.D. Edwards core functionalities and Siebel’s eFrontOffice capabilities. Abrupt? Yes. Unexpected? Possibly. In the best interests of J.D. Edwards and their customers? Wholeheartedly yes.

davis  was coined by Stan Davis in his book Future Perfect in 1987. The idea, as opposed to mass production, where the same thing is produced in large quantities, is to create pre-defined, flexible components, which later can be modularly fit together, and further refined, based on specifications from the customer. This is exactly YOUcentric''s approach to software design. They have over 110 components in the CRM space; everything from Account Management, to Contact Management, to Customer Service Call Handling, Read More

Unified Communications Guide: Staying On-Premise or Going to the Cloud


Whether your company has recently migrated from legacy telephony to VoIP or whether it has been on the VoIP path for some time, consideration of unified communications UC makes sense. While some businesses will be perfectly happy moving over to VoIP, others will want the richer set of benefits that come with UC. Once the decision to go with UC has been made, businesses have to choose between retaining their premise-based environment for communications applications and adopting cloud-based UC. This guide will help you to evaluate these options, and give a review of the market landscape of UC providers.

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Beyond Excel: Taking Business Intelligence to the Next Level


Business intelligence (BI) technologies afford enterprises and small-to-midsize businesses (SMBs) the opportunity to gain insights into their businesses. Mining data gleaned from day-to-day business operations reveals valuable information about customers’ desires, what products are top sellers, and processes that can be made more efficient. Businesses can then harness those insights to make better decisions and gain competitive advantage. Find out how to take your BI to the next level.

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Why BI Is Ripe Now for Businesses of Any Size


Businesses of all sizes need real insight into operations and customers—to do their planning, forecasting, modeling, and adjusting based on data that’s current, accurate, and accessible. This is at the core of today’s expanding business intelligence (BI) and enterprise performance management (EPM) markets. Find out more about how BI software or an EMP solution can help you improve your financial analysis and reporting.

davis  did we not know,'' Davis continues. We tell them, ‘If you''re not getting the right information at the right time, how can you afford not to do this?''Businesses have got to be able to look at information over time and learn from it. If not, in today''s economy, they could be under tomorrow. The idea that businesses of all sizes should have real insight into their operations and their customers - to be able to do their planning, forecasting, modeling and adjusting based on data that is current, Read More

VoIP Introduction


VoIP uses internet protocol data packets to transfer voice, fax, and other data over the shared network, rather than the traditional public switched telephone network (PSTN), which is based on copper wires carrying analog voice data over the dedicated circuits. VoIP, in contrast to PSTN, uses what is called packet-switched telephony, whereby the voice information travels to its destination in individual network packets across the Internet that are assembled and then converted to voice. Learn the basics of VoIP by reading this white paper, which includes explanations of coding and protocol for VoIP, and a look at quality and myths about VoIP.

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What’s All This Benchmark Stuff, Anyway?


Vendors love to quote benchmarks in their product literature, press releases, and any place they think someone will use the numbers to make a buying decision. But what do the benchmarks mean, and which ones really matter?

davis  ZDNet eTesting Labs a.k.a Ziff-Davis Media Benchmarks (formerly known as Ziff-Davis Benchmark Operation [ZDBOp] and the suite of benchmarks they have built. ZD is Ziff-Davis, publisher of computer-related magazines such as PC Magazine , PC Week , and PC Computing . ZDBOp currently provides and oversees more than ten benchmark tests. These tests are primarily PC-based, but also include tests for Macintoshes, servers, and Internet performance. The other key group providing benchmark suites is the Read More

Cloud Communications Services: Five Questions You Need to Address for Success


Many businesses have been successfully using cloud-based applications for years, but following this path for communications is much more recent. For some businesses cloud communications just means VoIP telephony, while others include applications such as video, text, chat, messaging, email, conferencing, etc. This guide addresses five key questions to help you determine how the cloud aligns with your business communications needs—including reasons to use the cloud, who the cloud is best for, whom you should partner with for cloud communications, when moving to the cloud is best, and how your business should deploy cloud communications—along with a frame of reference for identifying the right conditions for cloud adoption.

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