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DTR Industries Selects IFS Applications
While many might have been aware of IFS’ prowess in asset and project intensive industries as well as in field service management (FSM) of late, many might not

die casting  metal stamping, welding, aluminum die casting, painting, rubber curing, rubber extruding, plastic injection, and assembly operations. DTR’s main customers include Honda, Nissan , and Toyota. DTR is headquartered in Bluffton, OH, and operates other facilities in Midway, TN; Novi, MI; and Chihuahua, Mexico. DTR is a subsidiary of Tokai Rubber Industries, Ltd. , and IFS Applications has been successfully implemented across other companies in the Tokai group. The blend of process and discrete manufacturing Read More...
New Product Development and Introduction (NPDI)
New product development and introduction (NPDI) is probably the most important process for many companies, but also one of the least understood. While NPDI is

die casting  it''s simple: invest or die. Craig Barrett, CEO, Intel Business 2.0, January/February 2004 What''s Going Wrong? In order for a product launch to be successful, many different factors have to come together in just the right way. If one is wrong, it''s likely the whole launch will fail. For example: The product has to meet the customer''s requirements it has to do the job. Increasingly, it has to meet the customer''s aspirations it has to feel right. The manufacturer''s reputation for quality, reliability, a Read More...
A Short Guide to Wikis
What’s all this hype about wikis anyway? According to Gartner’s Hype Cycle, wikis are descending from the crest of a hype wave and coasting into areas where

die casting  existing processes. “Adapt or Die!” becomes the mantra of the day for consultants, analysts, and reporters. Their words become the start gun, signaling the time has come for millions of dollars to be spent ripping up legacy systems and replacing them with the next new thing. “Hurry up,” they insist, “before the next, next new thing comes along!” This familiar run-up of initial enthusiasm for a new technology, usually followed by a longer period of disillusionment, is what Gartner Group has ref Read More...
Dell Sharpens Its Linux Focus
Building on its current Linux position, Dell will start shipping Linux-based systems that use file management software from developer Eazel.

die casting  make Linux more masses-friendly . Die-hard Windows users will, of course, not care one whit about this alliance. Read More...
Mining Diamonds, Finding Gold
A man leaves his farm in search of the richest diamond mine in the world only to die penniless when, all along, unknown to him, his own land was rich with the

die casting  the world only to die penniless when, all along, unknown to him, his own land was rich with the jewels he longed to find. That’s the fable at the heart of AXA Equitable’s ongoing successful marketing program called Mining Diamonds. And the customer intelligence behind the program? SAS. Read the full story now. Read More...
TEC Launches a New Decision Support System: jDICE (just Decide-Ignore [Your Idiot] Customers and Employees)
Montreal, QC — April 1, 2010 — Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC), a world-wide leader in enterprise software evaluation, has released a new decision support

die casting  each side of each die we have the names of enterprise software vendors selected purely on the basis of their marketing budgets! For advanced users, we provide three dice: use the first one to decide what kind of enterprise software you need (CRM, ERP, SCM, EAM, etc.); use the second to select the vendor; and use the third to determine how many rounds of golf you’ll play this week-end! Advanced Options For decision makers who already know which software to purchase but who need to create an atmosphere of Read More...
Is Kenandy Turning into a Manufacturing Workday?
In anticipation of the upcoming Dreamforce 2013 mega conference by salesforce.com, we recently had an intro briefing with Kenandy’s top brass. The new company’s

die casting  ERP products will likely die off as a result of Kenandy’s entrance. Related Reading: Plex Systems at a Crossroads: Part 2 (July 2013) In Conversation with Rootstock Management (January 2013) Cloud ERP Wars Intensifying in Full Force(.com) (May 2012) Read More...
OpenText Acquires GXS: Will Content and Process Management Enrich EDI?
A decade ago or so, there were three leading enterprise data interchange (EDI) and business-to-business (B2B) network integration providers: Sterling Commerce

die casting  into OpenText, it might die a slow death. I share Lora Cecere’s concerns . Since many GXS users were its original investors, they may now consider evaluating other solutions, especially if they sense some poor execution at OpenText, which could really accelerate the death march. It is likely that Datalliance, Descartes, E2open, Elemica, Exostar, GT Nexus, iTradeNetworks ( Roper Industries ), TradeShift, SPS Commerce , and others will start marketing their differentiations and spread some FUD (fear, unc Read More...
Use a Computerized Maintenance Management System to Improve Predictive Maintenance Performance
Companies that have moved from a highly reactive environment to a more planned one notice significant improvement. A computer maintenance management or

die casting  the wear on a die needs to be measured or the cycle time determined. PdM data: Vibration, lubrication, infrared, and other predictive data can be collected via portable units on a periodic basis and dumped into the CMMS. Alternatively, data can be pulled on a regular basis using permanently affixed shop-floor data collection systems. Condition monitoring data: SFDC systems can pick up PdM information and collect production data, such as production count, number, and type of rejects, etc. This data can be Read More...
How to Select an ERP System When You’re Dead
When Nietzsche declared in 1882 that “God is dead,” I’ll bet he had no idea that ERP system vendors were already queuing up to fill the gap.He just wasn’t

die casting  to Select an ERP System When You’re Dead When Nietzsche declared in 1882 that “ God is dead ,” I’ll bet he had no idea that ERP system vendors were already queuing up to fill the gap. He just wasn’t the practical, forward-thinking kind, that was his problem (Nietzsche, I mean, not God). Now, in heaven, they take the long view. So when they started casting around for a replacement to their legacy system, they took the time to conduct a thorough software evaluation process. Which meant, of Read More...
Case Study: Düker GmbH & Co. KGaA
German iron foundry Düker GmbH & Co. KGaA has a broad product range. Focused on casting and surface refinement, the company manufactures products for a variety

die casting  Study: Düker GmbH & Co. KGaA German iron foundry Düker GmbH & Co. KGaA has a broad product range. Focused on casting and surface refinement, the company manufactures products for a variety of industries. This would be challenging for any business software system. But Düker has had great success with the same enterprise resource planning (ERP) system since 1997. Find out how the company has kept its software current without losing control over its activities. Read More...
Talarian and NextSet Team for B2B Solutions
NextSet Software has formed an alliance with EAI vendor Talarian Corporation to incorporate Talarian SmartSockets middleware technology into NextSet’s Evolution

die casting  the keep up or die syndrome has set in with a vengeance. This development coincides with announcements by webMethods , Tibco , and other leading EAI vendors regarding product releases along the same lines. User Recommendations Companies considering creating business-to-business trading exchanges should include the Talarian/NextSet solution on a long list of candidates. The vendors appear to understand that the customer''s environment is likely to be non-transactional, unreliable (stateless) and low-perfo Read More...
A Spoonful of SugarCRMCase Study and Review of an Open Source CRM Solution
SugarCRM is a rapidly growing open source CRM company with solutions that appeal to a community of enthusiastic users. This study, based on a client who

die casting  claiming that they are die-hard open source as part of the DNA of the company, thus SugarCRM expresses its genes by gradually pushing its commercial development efforts back into its open source solution. Second, it will have to manage partner and user contributions wisely. Some professional open source developers have noted that poorly managed open source projects can become overrun with code taking the project into the wrong direction and thus killing its momentum. In this regard, one step SugarCRM is Read More...
What''s in a Name? or Enterprise Systems'' Reincarnations (Part I)
Well, the ERP Graveyard blog might sometimes be slightly deceiving, since not all enterprise resource planning (ERP) products necessarily die there. Some of

die casting  planning (ERP) products necessarily die there. Some of them might even be resurected under a different name and ownership. To that end, Infor might even seem like old news today. It''s been five years since its formation (no pun intended here, given its subsequent acquisition of former Formation Systems , with the Infor Optima PLM product as a result). Also, many articles have meanwhile been written on our web site about Infor''s collection/arsenal of once all but deceased ERP products, such as: Infor ERP Read More...
Turmoil in CPU-Land
Intel announces a recall of the barely-shipping 1.13 GHz Pentium III, and AMD announces the head of its PC processor unit is ''leaving to pursue other interests''

die casting  and the furor will die down before long. But, this latest problem, combined with other recent issues (ref. TEC NA Should It Be Renamed ''Unobtainium'' ? ), indicate to us that there are still underlying problems in the company. We have hinted before that CEO Craig Barrett might want to look into the situation more closely; we reiterate that suggestion. Frankly, we''d be a little surprised if he hadn''t already started kickin'' some tail . All of this provides yet another opportunity for AMD to succeed at Read More...

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