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Measuring the Business Value of IT
Many organizations do a poor job of measuring the business value of their IT investments. Simple financial metrics are not good enough. But there are a number

estimate costs it  investments, we can only estimate the benefits. These estimates are the result of a number of assumptions, so the accuracy of the calculated measure is only as good as the underlying assumptions. They ofen fail to account for intangible benefits. IT investments typically provide both direct (tangible) and intangible benefits. Intangible benefits, like improved customer satisfaction are ofen diffcult to measure so, they are ignored completely. They don''t account for future opportunities. Sometimes IT Read More...
Is ROI King In Evaluating IT Investments? Part 1. Should We Make the Investment?
IT managers should recognize that cash flow measurements are being increasingly used to evaluate IT investments, even though initial estimates of cash flows

estimate costs it  It is hard to estimate the useful life of information technology investments. We all have had the experience of having IT equipment or software become obsolete much earlier than expected. Conversely, sometimes software is used much longer than expected. Second, it is difficult to isolate the financial impact related to a change in technology. For example, a major software project is likely to have an impact on more than one business process and may enable new business practices that were unforeseen at Read More...
RedPrairie and JDA Software Merger, Part Two: How Will it Work and What Should we Think?
On November 1, 2012, RedPrairie Corporation and JDA Software announced their merger. Under the terms of the agreement, the entities affiliated with RedPrairie

estimate costs it  in global markets. Some estimate that the hefty $1.9 billion price of the JDA-RedPrairie merger means that the combined company will likely need to borrow somewhere around $1.5 billion to complete the transaction. The interest payment on this $1.5 billion debt will likely be about $150 million per year, and I suspect research and development (R&D), sales, marketing, and other costs will have to be trimmed down to service the debt. Think about what this means in terms of innovation. These acquisitive Read More...
Project Failure-The Numbers, Why, and What It Means
IT projects fail regularly—considerably missing expectations, drastically overrunning budgets, significantly missing deadlines, and far too often having to be

estimate costs it  percent of their original estimates. The cost of these failures and overruns are just the tip of the proverbial iceberg. The lost opportunity costs are not measurable, but could easily be in the trillions of dollars. For successful projects, the proportion of projects that are completed on time and on budget is only 16.2 percent. And, even when these projects are completed, many are no more than a mere shadow of their original specified requirements. Projects completed by the largest American companies Read More...
Kronos Launches ACA Estimator, Helping Companies Understand Costs of Compliance Strategies
Almost anyone in the US has by now formed an opinion about the Affordable Care Act (ACA) or “Obamacare.” While no law and its regulations are perfect and easily

estimate costs it  allows an employer to estimate its “pay” costs (cost of penalties) or “play” costs (cost of benefits) with its current number of employees, as well as input potential scenarios based on projected changes to the FTE/PTE classification under the ACA. The factors are easy to adjust, allowing organizations to explore how various scenarios will impact their proposed compliance strategy and budgeting. Estimates do not include the cost of insurance for an employer who chooses to pay the $2,000 penalty Read More...
The Complete Systems Management Book: An Introduction to Integrated and Automated IT System Management
Effective IT systems management is a challenge, especially for midsized companies that must maintain sophisticated IT environments without the budgets of their

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Dealership Management System: What Is It and Who Needs It?
What Is a DMS?When one talks about a DMS, people usually think about a document management system, a data management system, or even a destroyer mine

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CRM: What Is It and Why Do It? Part One: Historical Background
Many consultants, vendors, and analysts today define CRM in terms of being a customer-centric business strategy that is enabled by a set of applications that

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The Benefits of Focusing on a Niche and Serving it Well: EcFood - A Dot-com Making It
ecFood is a strategic sourcing vendor focused on the industrial food market. Its recent financial results prove that being highly focused can bring value to

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Aftereffects of Recession on IT Investment: Building a Robust IT Investment Model
The global economic recession has put immense pressure on companies to cut costs—particularly IT-related expenditure. Companies were often forced to run only a

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Drink-IT
Drink-IT@ is a modular software suite that is intended mainly for producers and distribution centers in the beverage industry, such as breweries, specialized

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NORRIQ Group’s Drink-IT Mixed-Mode Manufacturing (ERP) Certification Report
NORRIQ Group''s Drink-IT solution is now TEC certified in the mixed-mode manufacturing (ERP) software solution space. Drink-IT is one of the only global ERP

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Reducing Operational Risk of IT Service in Finance
An overview for CIOs of the provision and management of IT services at a level that addresses the risk management issues raised by the Basel Committee''s New

estimate costs it  institution tie its risk estimates to its actual loss experiences. This is a critical component of Basel II, and is a method for validating a risk measurement system in relation to actual operational loss events. According to Basel II, Internal loss data is most relevant when they are clearly linked to a bank''s current business activities, technological processes and risk management procedures Centauri creates these important links, tracks the data as it emerges from disparate sources, and integrates Read More...
IT Service Delivery: From Basic Automation through to Managed Services
Service companies that want to thrive need to find a better way to deliver services and run their business. Automating IT services is the answer, and it should

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