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SignalDemand: Dealing with Supply- and Demand-side Pricing Matters - Part 2
Part 1 of this blog series described the conundrum that commodity-based manufacturers encounter when it comes to determining the best price, production mix, and

demand side application  really only consider the demand side of the pricing equation, and these results are insufficient for manufacturers to make decisions when they need information on capacity and production constraints as well.  SignalDemand's hand-picked team of scientists and mathematicians from prestigious universities have built a pricing science based on eight pending patents. This sophisticated science drives the recommendations provided by the software application. When making decisions on margins, the idea here is

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SignalDemand: Dealing with Supply- and Demand-side Pricing Matters - Part 1


In TEC's previous articles and blog posts about pricing management and optimization vendors like Zilliant, Vendavo, DemandTec, Servigistics or Revionics, the main focus was on finished goods (including spare parts). Whether these final products are sold at retail shelves to consumers or dealt directly between trading partners, their proper pricing is meant to create demand and profitability for

demand side application  is meant to create demand and profitability for the seller. In other words, the idea is to harness science to understand products’ baseline demand, price sensitivity , and the impact of pricing actions based on demand sensing insights. Recently, however, I had a chance to meet with an interesting pricing optimization startup vendor whose aim is to help upstream manufacturers and suppliers understand how to better translate commodity (e.g., corn, soy, oil, gas, electricity, metals, polypropylene) prices Read More

A Demand-driven Approach to BI


The core concept behind the Vanguard solution is that business intelligence (BI) must be demand-driven, which means that the business needs of the user dictate the technical solution, not the other way around. In other words, it should let the business users drive the process, and remove the problems of content relevance and software complexity.

demand side application  Demand-driven Approach to BI Demand-driven BI Approach Vanguard Solutions Group, Inc . ( http://www.vanguardsolutions.com ), is a Chicago, IL-based, business intelligence (BI) provider that reportedly achieved major successes in 2004. The core concept behind their solution is that BI must be demand-driven, which means that the business needs of the user dictate the technical solution, not the other way around. In other words, it should let the business users drive the process, and remove the problems of c Read More

The 2008 Handbook of Application Delivery: A Guide to Decision Making


IT organizations can no longer manage networks in isolation from the applications they support, requiring a shift from focusing on devices to a focus on performance. But a number of factors complicate the task of ensuring acceptable application performance, including the lack of visibility into application performance. Learn tips to plan, optimize, manage, and control your application performance and improve delivery.

demand side application  It is reasonable to demand that the WAN emulation tool provide accurate insight. For example, it is reasonable to demand that if the tool indicates that a 30 ms. increase in WAN delay results in a 2 second increase in application delay, that indeed that is correct. It is not reasonable, however, to expect that the tool would be able to determine whether a 30 ms. increase in WAN delay would increase application delay by 4.85 seconds vs. increasing it by 4.90 seconds. One of the reasons why IT Read More

Enterprise Application Provider May Deepen Market Impact


The worst is past for SoftBrands. However, the vendor must still deal with the problem of blending many formerly independent organizations together, while figuring out how best to leverage their different technological and industrial strengths.

demand side application  for SAP Business One. Demand Stream is a new application for lean manufacturing and a potential gold mine, but SoftBrands needs to form a respectable and knowledgeable team of business consultants that can help customers apply the technology to their lean initiatives. While the vendor may become increasingly dependent on such products, which are not yet widely accepted (and which no one can be certain will ever be, since they have not sold in substantial quantities so far), SoftBrands will continue to inv Read More

Cutting IT and Application Support Costs


With budgets under pressure companies must look at ways to reduce IT costs. User support is a prime candidate for scrutiny, because it takes up a significant proportion of the budget. Putting in place a coherent, adaptable learning culture helps to ensure your support costs are minimized and employees remain productive. But there is no one-size-fits-all model. To achieve maximum impact at minimum cost, a variety of tools and approaches aligned overall with company goals will be needed. But the reward is clear—a highly effective workforce that makes fewer costly mistakes, and has a vastly reduced reliance on your Help Desk.

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Beacon Application Services


Beacon has provided PeopleSoft consulting services since 1992. Today we are an Oracle Platinum Partner, having earned ‘Specialized Partner’ status in PeopleSoft Enterprise Financial Management, PeopleSoft Human Capital Management and PeopleSoft PeopleTools. We have also achieved Oracle Specialization in the Financial Services Industry.

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Enterprise Application Integration - Where Is It Now (And What Is It Now)? Part 2: Where Is It Now?


Enterprise Application Integration has changed massively in the past two years. Where is the market, and what vendors are left in the game?

demand side application  these factors are driving demand for an integrated enterprise. Who were the EAI vendors in 1999? Vendor Product Active Software ActiveWorks Integration System Alier EnterpriseConnect Auxilium Info*Engine BEA Systems WebLogic Candle Roma Cel Corporation Celware Constellar Constellar Hub CrossWorlds Software CrossWorlds integration applications Extricity Software AllianceSeries Iona Technologies Orbix MITEM MitemView New Era of Networks (NEON) Convoy Oberon Software Business Integrator, Commerce Read More

Application Erosion: Eating Away at Your Hard Earned Value


Application erosion starts the day you turn on any new system, and it continues constantly. To prevent it, you need a plan. If you suffer from it today, you need a plan to regain the value you once had.

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Enterprise Application Solutions


Sonata has executed numerous projects for US and other international clients in areas ranging from co-product development and web-enabling solutions to re-engineering/platform migration to application maintenance. Sonata's key competencies are in the financial services, insurance, health care, and logistics sectors. Apart from the valuable person-years of experience gained, execution of these projects has reinforced the viability of Sonata’s offshore software development model. As a service provider, Sonata's solution portfolio ranges from the business/technology requirements of e-business to the application management in the legacy environment. The range of services include its e-solutions, enterprise application solutions (ERP, CRM, SCM), enterprise application integration, legacy management, business intelligence and reporting solutions, and QA lab. Sonata offers its services, experience, and expertise to fulfill software product development companies' needs for outsourcing product development.  

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How to Avoid the Pitfalls of Shipping Your Software Application as an Appliance


For independent software vendors (ISVs), software delivery creates big operational challenges. Integrating an application with the latest operating system and service pack causes headaches for customers and suppliers. However, pre-built server devices or appliances contain one convenient, ready-to-go system, minimizing configuration glitches and letting customers and suppliers step back while the appliance does the work.

demand side application  the largest and most demanding technology companies in the world technology industry. By partnering with Network Engines, our customers gain the benefits of deploying their software applications as appliances without having to directly handle all the required hardware engineering, manufacturing, remote management, worldwide logistics and support. They entrust those functions to the Network Engines team with confidence built on our long track record of experience and success. Knowing that their appliances Read More

The 2007 Application Security Trends Report


The Internet continues to be a powerful force for driving business activity, and is increasingly being used by organizations to manage internal corporate data and operational activities. Indeed, the online presence of a business or organization depends on the use of Web applications to store, transmit, and manage confidential information. So do you know where your top Web application vulnerabilities are?

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Is Your Enterprise Application on a Road to Nowhere?


Consolidation is a well-documented trend and is to be expected in the market for enterprise applications. This article outlines the evolution of the enterprise software market. Specifically, it focuses on the revolutionary technology known as service-oriented architecture (SOA).

demand side application  product lines. Your customers demand new and challenging levels of flexibility or integration with their operations. New laws and regulations require that you track more and more data on your operations in highly specific formats. And there is the relentless demand to increase operational efficiency and product quality year after year while reducing costs. How do you keep up with these demands? If your enterprise application cannot change as fast as, or faster than, your business, it actually hinders you Read More

Web Application Security: How to Minimize Prevalent Risk of Attacks


Vulnerabilities in Web applications are now the largest vector of enterprise security attacks. Attacks compromising sensitive data are often the result of “cross-site scripting,” “SQL injection,” and “buffer overflow.” As many companies have discovered, these attacks will evade traditional network defenses unless you take new precautions with automated detection. Learn more in this primer to Web application security.

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Enterprise Application Alternatives: What You Should Be Asking Oracle and SAP


Despite challenges, both SAP and Oracle will be formidable forces in the hosting space, because of their intimate application knowledge, their infrastructure, organizational stability, and vast capital. However, SMEs should approach this decision with due diligence.

demand side application  through the Oracle On Demand offerings (in former incarnations called Oracle.com and Oracle Business Online ). At the applications level, Oracle has over 200 customers within the Oracle E-Business Suite On Demand program. Here pricing is based per module and is similar to standard licensing, whereby the license is either perpetual or for a certain period. Product support is about 22 percent or so of the license price per year. Implementation, which is based on the on-line life cycle, is of a fixed scope Read More