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Outsourcing, IT Infrastructure

The IT Infrastructure Outsourcing knowledge base focuses on the selection of companies who provide outsource services in the areas of information technology (IT) infrastructure. The typical types of activities that these providers perform include data center operations; network operations; backup/recovery services, data storage management services; system administration services; end user support of desktop PCs, laptops, and handheld devices; web site, or application hosting, etc.  

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Zdesign for consumer products- CPLM for Defense


Zdesign connects participants in fashion product development organizations, and manages the time-critical communications between trading partners. It brings together members of product development teams from design, sourcing, manufacturing, sales, and marketing.   Zdesign is project-based, which parallels the basic work unit for all product development-driven companies and mirrors their activities. Product development teams can initiate projects online, invite members of their internal and external teams to participate and conduct all of their business activities and communications in one place, from anywhere, anytime.   Zdesign technology can be configured to interface with and support various IT systems including enterprise resource planning (ERP), supply chain management (SCM), product data management (PDM), and computer-aided design (CAD).    

defense activities  consumer products- CPLM for Defense Zdesign connects participants in fashion product development organizations, and manages the time-critical communications between trading partners. It brings together members of product development teams from design, sourcing, manufacturing, sales, and marketing.   Zdesign is project-based, which parallels the basic work unit for all product development-driven companies and mirrors their activities. Product development teams can initiate projects online, invite members Read More

Emirates Airlines Selects IFS Applications


IFS, the global enterprise applications company, recently announced that Emirates, an airlines with one of the youngest fleets in the sky, has selected IFS Applications 8 to manage its new engine overhaul facility in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). Emirates is one of the fastest-growing airlines in the world, flying to 132 destinations in 77 countries across six continents. The airline

defense activities  similar activities with many defense organizations worldwide). The solution also offers advanced corporate performance management (CPM) capabilities and integrated support for finance and human resources (HR). The contract includes licenses and services worth in excess of $6 million (USD), and the implementation is slated for completion in the first half of 2014. The competition for this deal was fierce as expected, whereby some stalwart MRO solutions reportedly did not even make it to the shortlist. Read More

Invensys Skelta


Skelta provides enterprise-wide BPM (Business Process Management) and advanced Workflow solutions for small to large enterprises worldwide. The flagship product, Skelta BPM, provides enterprises with a strong and collaborative platform that automates the sequence of human, system and document activities that are required to complete specific business goals. Skelta BPM is also utilized to build rich composite applications such as Accounts Payable Solution, Document Management system, Corporate Governance, and Human Resource Information System for various industries ranging from Aerospace and Defense, Automotive, Retail, Government, Healthcare, Finance and many more. Skelta BPM is a part of Invensys.

defense activities  ranging from Aerospace and Defense, Automotive, Retail, Government, Healthcare, Finance and many more. Skelta BPM is a part of Invensys. Read More

Strategies for Profitable Growth: Aerospace and Defense Manufacturing


The aerospace and defense (A&D) manufacturing industry is always changing. That’s why A&D manufacturers are constantly seeking better ways to manage complexity, cut costs, and boost productivity. In pursuit of these objectives, A&D manufacturers are looking beyond standard practices to new business strategies that promise solid business results. But which strategies and practices are right for your company?

defense activities  spare parts supply. For defense contractors, this move is in response to the DoD''s performance-based logistics mandates. On the commercial side, this is an attempt to develop new sources of revenue in a tight marketplace. WHAT ANALYSTS RECOMMEND To succeed in the aftermarket, A&D manufacturers need to extend design and production information for MRO purposes. This requires improved infor- mation flow from legacy applications as well as tighter integration across functional areas such as materials Read More

TEC Industry Watch: Enterprise Software News for the Week of June 4, 2012


*************************************************** SOFTWARE SELECTIONS ***************************************************UNC Charlotte selects BRG and Syclo Industry tags: public sector, education, facilities management "SAP’s recent acquisition of Syclo reportedly did not play a role in the selection of Syclo or BRG for this project. UNCC was an ARCHIBUS IWMS customer that already knew BRG as

defense activities  application for aerospace and defense Industry tags: A&D Continuing with its expansion to the business analytics arena, SAP has launched SAP Program Performance Analysis for A&D to help companies in this industry to monitor performance of their aerospace and defense programs. Already powered by SAP HANA, the application can analyze large sets of data and help users gain insights within their defense programs in real time. —Jorge García, TEC BI Analyst IBM launches Mobile Shopper for in-store digital Read More

The Yin and Yang of Electronic Commerce


This note identifies the major corporate functions that engage in E-Commerce activities and the kinds of information flows that result from E-Commerce activities.

defense activities  Yin and Yang of Electronic Commerce The Yin and Yang of Electronic Commerce D. Geller - June 8, 2002 Problem: The barrage of new products and technologies on one hand, complex - and frequently unrelated - business requirements on the other. Solution: Develop a consistent language and model for E-Commerce and its effects on the company. Value: A model provides a framework for categorizing requirements, seeing commonalities, and predicting organizational impact of any specific project. This Note: Read More

Lean Principles for Implementing ERP in Midsize and Large Enterprises


Lean Consulting just makes sense. Elimination of nonvalue-add activities and personnel, along with streamlined processes and a roles-based implementation methodology will always reduce wasted time and money. It’s a model that can deliver implementations on budget and on time consistently.

defense activities  Principles for Implementing ERP in Midsize and Large Enterprises Lean Consulting just makes sense. Elimination of nonvalue-add activities and personnel, along with streamlined processes and a roles-based implementation methodology will always reduce wasted time and money. It’s a model that can deliver implementations on budget and on time consistently. Read More

The Agile Aerospace and Defense Enterprise




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IBM Cognos Disclosure Management


For many companies, the processes and tools used every day to support critical activities directly affect their ability to gain insights for decision making. By integrating financial and business intelligence operations, Cognos Disclosure Management can transform report production and make processes more efficient and effective, while ensuring data accuracy.

defense activities  Cognos Disclosure Management For many companies, the processes and tools used every day to support critical activities directly affect their ability to gain insights for decision making. By integrating financial and business intelligence operations, Cognos Disclosure Management can transform report production and make processes more efficient and effective, while ensuring data accuracy. Read More

Operational BI


By adopting traditional business intelligence (BI) tools, companies have gained valuable insights into past activities and results. However, with operational BI that is different from standard and tactical BI, promptness of information and data in real-time or near real-time is established. Learn how operational BI can boost the timeliness and accuracy of business decisions, and improve operational efficiency and results.

defense activities  BI By adopting traditional business intelligence (BI) tools, companies have gained valuable insights into past activities and results. However, with operational BI that is different from standard and tactical BI, promptness of information and data in real-time or near real-time is established. Learn how operational BI can boost the timeliness and accuracy of business decisions, and improve operational efficiency and results. Read More

Lawson's Approach to the Retail Market


Lawson Retail Operations Suite solutions are built for high-volume retail enterprises and encompass a range of activities, including the management of item information, category planning and review, assortment, pricing, promotions, warehouse replenishment, multichannel ordering, store replenishment, forecasting, and order determination.

defense activities  s Approach to the Retail Market Introduction There are some interesting dynamics within the retail market segment. On one hand, the market is much less penetrated by enterprise applications than most other economic sectors, in part since retailers have largely been remiss in leaving mainframes and other legacy technologies behind. Also, the sector has shown some resilience even during the recent and possibly still ongoing economic malaise, in part as the consumers have been stretching their credit Read More

Aero Stanrew Selects Epicor ERP


Aero Stanrew Ltd, designer and manufacturer of electromagnetic components and electronic systems for aerospace, defense, and oil and gas markets across the globe (including all current Airbus and Boeing flight platforms), has recently selected Epicor’s next-generation enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution.

defense activities  electronic systems for aerospace, defense, and oil and gas markets across the globe (including all current Airbus and Boeing flight platforms), has selected Epicor ’s next-generation enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution. The company employs 230 people at its sites in the U.K. and Tunisia, and has experienced growth of 60 percent in the last two years.   Aero Stanrew''s legacy IT systems consist of a finance package, two manufacturing resource planning (MRP) solutions, and a number of spreadsheet Read More

Software Estimation Inside-out


Software size estimation is one of the most critical and difficult activities in the software planning process. Measuring software size goes a long way toward determining the effort, schedule, and budget required for a project. Learn how misjudging or misunderstanding the scope and size of a project can result in budget and schedule overruns, and failed deliveries that can cause total project failure.

defense activities  Estimation Inside-out Software size estimation is one of the most critical and difficult activities in the software planning process. Measuring software size goes a long way toward determining the effort, schedule, and budget required for a project. Learn how misjudging or misunderstanding the scope and size of a project can result in budget and schedule overruns, and failed deliveries that can cause total project failure. Read More

Cincom Helps Cubic Defense Systems Take Control of Quality Management


Learn how Cubic Defense Systems improved their overall product quality and government compliance, while conforming to support mission-critical processes by using Cincom's integrated quality management solution.

defense activities  Helps Cubic Defense Systems Take Control of Quality Management Learn how Cubic Defense Systems improved their overall product quality and government compliance, while conforming to support mission-critical processes by using Cincom''s integrated quality management solution. BEGINLYX Read More

Mining & Quarrying


Mining is the extraction from the earth of materials used in different human activities (industry, trade, energy production, etc.). There are four major types of materials: precious metals and minerals (gold, diamonds, silver, etc.); materials used to produce energy (coal, uranium, etc.); base metals (copper, iron, etc.); and building materials (stone, sand, gravel) extracted from quarries, which are open-pit mines. There are two major types of activities specific to the mining industry: exploration, which involves the search for materials; and extraction, which is the activity of getting those materials out of the earth.

defense activities  & Quarrying Mining is the extraction from the earth of materials used in different human activities (industry, trade, energy production, etc.). There are four major types of materials: precious metals and minerals (gold, diamonds, silver, etc.); materials used to produce energy (coal, uranium, etc.); base metals (copper, iron, etc.); and building materials (stone, sand, gravel) extracted from quarries, which are open-pit mines. There are two major types of activities specific to the mining industry: Read More