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The Art, Science & Software Behind (Optimal) Retail Pricing - Part 5
Part 1 of this series expanded on some of TEC’s earlier articles about companies’ need for better pricing management and optimization practices. This series

decision making grid compliance  impact of a pricing decision on the supply chain and drive more profitable decisions related to store clustering, pricing rules, promotional opportunities, and cycle times. The following are JDA’s examples of results that early adopters of its retail price optimization solutions have reported: Increased  revenues  by 1 to 5 percent Improved  gross margin  by 5 to 15 percent Improved forecast accuracy by 15 to 30 percent Reduced inventory by as much as 12 to 33 percent Decreased transportation costs

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Understanding SOA, Web Services, BPM, and BPEL Part Two: BPEL and User Recommendations


In a somewhat simplified language, while Web services allow applications to easily exchange and reuse information, it is only when they are orchestrated (coordinated) into long-running business flows or processes that enterprises can realize their true value.

decision making grid compliance  complex and time-consuming, the decision may come back to haunt you if you do not choose wisely. Users must recognize that making a choice for an application server should encompass the entire stack (portal, personalization, directory, etc.). The niche specialist Web services and BPM vendors should be considered, although within a tactical mindset and with a reasonably quick and justifiable feedback. In general, the market should stay very close to the commonly accepted standards, and beware of any Read More

Managed Hosting in Europe: A Review of the Managed Hosting Market and Suppliers in Europe


The increasing use of virtualization allowed managed hosting providers to reduce costs by sharing infrastructure between customers, creating the earliest versions of what is now known as cloud computing. Platforms managed by specialists provide higher service levels, greater ease of secure access, and more manageable costs than many companies can achieve internally. Discover more about Europe’s managed hosting market.

decision making grid compliance  made long before the decision to deploy the accounting application service. In this way the hardware requirements of many businesses are aggregated up in a single enterprise size chunk. For the hardware vendors the stakes are high but for the end user there is no longer the distraction of a utility purchase, they can focus at a higher level in the IT stack where the value add to their business is more obvious—software, which is covered in the next section. Nearly all hosting services are based on Read More

Oracle Further Orchestrates Its SOA Forays Part Six: Weaknesses and User Recommendations


Time will tell whether Oracle's vocal endorsement of open technologies such as J2EE and BPEL will allow customers to readily adopt solutions that fit their needs and that quickly integrate with their existing infrastructure.

decision making grid compliance  complex and time-consuming, the decision may come back to haunt you if you do not choose wisely. Users must recognize that making a choice for an application server should encompass the entire stack (portal, personalization, directory, etc.). Niche Web services and BPM vendors should be considered through a tactical mindset and with reasonably quick and justifiable feedback. In general, the market should stay very close to commonly accepted standards, and beware of any vendor that is inclined to create Read More

Ventyx-Utilities’ One-Stop-Shop Provider?


In 2012, there is still no such thing as a true “total solution provider” for energy and utility companies. These companies just have too many needs across the board that require robust industry-specific functionality and deep domain expertise for a single vendor to satisfy them all. But Ventyx, an ABB company, comes close to the mark. TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic discusses Ventyx’s strategy with its product marketing team.

decision making grid compliance  solutions for energy planning, decision support, and operations. These transactions added software, data, and advisory services for generation asset and portfolio optimization, energy trading and risk management (ETRM), price and load forecasting, planning and risk, and many other industry-specific capabilities to Ventyx’s portfolio. In 2008 and 2009, Ventyx acquired Tech-Assist , for its plant operations management software systems for power generation and other asset-intensive continuous process Read More

Smart Grid Library


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Compliance Exposures in ERP Systems Part 1


This paper examines key issues for CFOs and CEOs in managing ERP systems in the new world of SOX, IFRS, Basle II. While most IT management attention seems to be on document retention, reporting quality, and security, there are broader issues to be considered toward ensuring good governance and compliance with regulations such as Sarbanes-Oxley, IFRS and Basle II.

decision making grid compliance  more complex. Following a decision to outsource, then ZBB is also an effective tool in the process of re-establishing the in-house IT organisation. One of the critical new roles for IT and Finance together is conducting ongoing post-implementation reviews - benchmarking at quarterly intervals would make this an objective exercise, based on real system data. These reviews can also be the forum for developing system efficiencies and, hence, driving down outsourcing contractor fees. Much has been written Read More

Enhanced Courseware for Compliance and Risk Mitigation Training from Skillsoft


Skillsoft announced that it has added new content courses to its compliance and risk mitigation courseware collection. Skillsoft's compliance courses—available on demand—are aimed at preparing individuals for exams and meeting regulatory requirements. The courses have been compiled in collaboration with subject matter experts and cover organization-specific legal requirements as well

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Ensuring Enterprise-wide Compliance


Complying with the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), and other labor laws and regulations is a major challenge for employers. At the same time, non-compliance with these government regulations is becoming increasingly costly. Learn about solutions that are helping the world’s largest companies to effectively plan, deploy, and manage their workforces to achieve compliance objectives.

decision making grid compliance  centralizes workforce management for decision support, analytical insight, and compliance with reporting demands of SOX and the DOL. Flexible reporting / auditing Time/date stamps for every transaction and a log for every change in the system. On-demand queries should allow business users to report on data without unnecessary reliance on IT. Security framework Ensure that the right people have the right access to the right data—configurable, rules-based, and integrated with Workflow to enable a fully Read More

Continuous File Integrity Monitoring: A New Approach for PCI DSS Compliance


When it comes to US Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliance, safe change actions are critical. But what’s the best approach for file integrity monitoring and change detection? While there are many solutions on the market, continuous file integrity monitoring (CFIM) is winning over the competition worldwide. Find out how CFIM can handle your operational control monitoring requirements.

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Six Common Mistakes Companies Are Making Today


Read this white paper to learn about the most common mistakes companies are making during a down economy—and find out how you can use business intelligence (BI) to avoid these same mistakes. Plus, take a quick quiz to evaluate your own company’s BI quotient and find out which BI approach will help you avoid these blunders.

decision making grid compliance  Common Mistakes Companies Are Making Today Read this white paper to learn about the most common mistakes companies are making during a down economy—and find out how you can use business intelligence (BI) to avoid these same mistakes. Plus, take a quick quiz to evaluate your own company’s BI quotient and find out which BI approach will help you avoid these blunders. Read More

The Convergence of Enterprise Governance, Risk & Compliance Software Solutions


The market for governance, risk, and compliance is still a maelstrom. Some vendors offer GRC software for the enterprise (eGRC), whereas others offer GRC for monitoring access and communications for compliance (IT-GRC). What’s more—both branches of GRC use technology to automate highly complex processes, while some GRC vendors offer capabilities that overlap both areas. To get a sense of the current attitudes toward GRC, Hypatia Research evaluated more than 20 GRC software vendors and interviewed more than 660 users of these applications. Read up on best practices, benchmarks, and vendor ranking.

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Help Achieve Compliance Objectives with Microsoft Dynamics GP


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decision making grid compliance  Ten Predictions for Decision Sciences With most businesses across industry verticals still reeling under the impact of the economic slowdown, many are focusing on analytics-driven decision support across all facets of business where experts have to take decisions based on bits of information. Read about 10 predictions for analytics decision support for 1015—that will challenge conventional business wisdom and allow organizations to differentiate themselves and drive growth. Read More