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External Drive Backup Warning


Backing up critical data on an external drive provides only minimal protection against one type of data loss: hard drive failure and nothing else. External drives are easily damaged, lost, or stolen. Portable drive backups are rarely taken off-site and are insecure, time-consuming, and limited. And when an external drive holding key data no longer works, what will you do? There’s a better way to back up data. Learn more.

external drives  failure and nothing else. External drives are easily damaged, lost or stolen. Portable drive backups are rarely taken offsite, are insecure, time-consuming and limited. Affordability: Cheap Storge is High Risk External drives cost about $100-500; Reliability: Failure-Prone Media and Drives External drives are subject to the same data loss risks as internal hard drives: viruses, worms, data corruption, etc. They are notoriously failure-prone, vulnerable to degradation by the environment (oxygen, heat, Read More

MPS in European and US Enterprises


The printing environment is now an integral part of the IT infrastructure. Organizations that use managed print services (MPSs) are seeing reduced cost and increased efficiencies. Using MPSs optimizes the way in which networked printers, copiers, and multifunction peripherals (MFPs) are managed to minimize the wastage of paper and toner. Find out how effective MPSs offer cost transparency and reliable service levels.

external drives  the use of an external provider to manage the print environment. This includes the assessment, optimisation and ongoing management of the print infrastructure, including device consolidation, proactive supplies management and consolidated billing. An effective MPS can reduce print costs in the region of 30% but requires careful governance and implementation of document workflow solutions to maximise the impact on business process transformation.   3 Printing is no longer a peripheral activity Overall, Read More

Response Management: Rapid Response to Change Drives Improved Operating Performance


Increasingly, success depends not only on how fast manufacturers can act, but how fast they can react—and the effectiveness of the actions they take. But fast and effective reactions depend on having the information you need when you need it. Is your response management strategy efficient enough? Do you have enough control over key supply chain processes? Find out how to better manage your response to volatile markets.

external drives  systems across internal and external supply chains allows work teams to accurately align all supply and demand considerations. The ability to instantly and continuously capture new changes and agreements as they are made gives all participants a single view of the truth, empowering individuals across the organization to make intelligent, reality-based decisions and respond at the moment. Collaborative What-If Assessment of Multiple Alternatives A web-based client interface that enables key players and Read More

Dell Jumps Into Internet PC Arena


Dell Computer Corp. has announced that it is taking orders for its new Webpc, Dell's first product from its Web Products Group, and its first foray into the growing market of Internet appliances.

external drives  such as printers and external floppy drives in complementary Tahoe blue and Midnight gray colors. Market Impact Dell''s market clout gives it immediate legitimacy in this new and growing market, and will increase market growth. This should also lead to faster market consolidation - having the Dell name on a product will draw customers away from the smaller internet appliance vendors. If/when HP and IBM deliver their appliance products, this will temporarily increase market diversification, followed by Read More

Rackmount Server Sales Surge


Rack-optimized servers are reported to have increased their quarter-over-quarter unit sales by over 50%

external drives  maybe buy some rackable external storage, plan to buy more later. Read More

Four Critical Success Factors to Cleansing Data


Quality data in the supply chain is essential in when information is automated and shared with internal and external customers. Dirty data is a huge impediment to businesses. In this article, learn about the four critical success factors to clean data: 1- scope, 2- team, 3- process, and 4- technology.

external drives  information with internal and external customers, we had several questions including: Why is data important now, it has been around forever? There aren''t enough internal resources but how could outsiders/ contractors possible know their data well enough to cleanse it? How would you even know where to start? This article addresses how we all got here and what we can do about it. There are four critical success factors of 1) Scope, 2) Team, 3) Process and 4) Technology and this article will give you the Read More

Netvibes MisoData-Curing the Big Data Hangover


At the recently held E2 Conference in Boston, Netvibes launched MisoData as a way to chart, automate, and compare any internal or external data and reports for real-time business insight—by simply dragging and dropping them onto an iPad, iPhone, Android, Blackberry, or desktop browser. Netvibes (now part of Dassault Systèmes) is a provider of dashboard intelligence, used by Fortune 500 brands

external drives  compare any internal or external data and reports for real-time business insight—by simply dragging and dropping them onto an iPad, iPhone, Android , Blackberry , or desktop browser. Netvibes (now part of Dassault Systèmes ) is a provider of dashboard intelligence, used by Fortune 500 brands, global agencies, and government organizations worldwide to visualize internal data and external trends. For consumers (individuals), Netvibes Basic is a dashboard engine that helps folks instantly visualize Read More

Intelligent Human Capital Management: Workforce Analytics Drives Profit and Performance


This report looks at how companies are making use of business intelligence (BI) reporting and analytics capabilities—whether through tools integrated into enterprise resource planning (ERP), human resources information system (HRIS), or talent management applications, or via standalone BI software that is purchased and then integrated with human capital management (HCM) applications—to drive intelligent decision making.

external drives  Human Capital Management: Workforce Analytics Drives Profit and Performance This report looks at how companies are making use of business intelligence (BI) reporting and analytics capabilities—whether through tools integrated into enterprise resource planning (ERP), human resources information system (HRIS), or talent management applications, or via standalone BI software that is purchased and then integrated with human capital management (HCM) applications—to drive intelligent decision Read More

Improved Data Visibility Drives Manufacturing Performance


Getting the right information, at the right time, to the right decision maker is essential for the success of manufacturing companies. Without it, manufacturers do not have the insight to improve planning, forecasting, production scheduling, supply chain management, and more. This paper highlights the strategic importance of real-time manufacturing data, and how cloud ERP is uniquely suited to deliver company-wide visibility into operations.

external drives  Data Visibility Drives Manufacturing Performance Getting the right information, at the right time, to the right decision maker is essential for the success of manufacturing companies. Without it, manufacturers do not have the insight to improve planning, forecasting, production scheduling, supply chain management, and more. This paper highlights the strategic importance of real-time manufacturing data, and how cloud ERP is uniquely suited to deliver company-wide visibility into operations. Read More

The Core 4: Ways to Cultivate Everyday Career Development


Development drives engagement, which in turn inspires motivation, effort, and smarter thinking—keys to competitive edge and organizational longevity. Yet negative myths about development—it takes too much time, employees are responsible for their own growth—often keep career development from being a first-line priority for managers.

In today’s workplace, if your employees aren’t growing, they’re going. That means finding a new job or, worse, disengaging. How can your organization make sure your employees are continually growing? Learn about four core ways to easily integrate career development into everyday activities.

external drives  Core 4: Ways to Cultivate Everyday Career Development Development drives engagement, which in turn inspires motivation, effort, and smarter thinking—keys to competitive edge and organizational longevity. Yet negative myths about development—it takes too much time, employees are responsible for their own growth—often keep career development from being a first-line priority for managers. In today’s workplace, if your employees aren’t growing, they’re going. That means finding a new job or, Read More

Customization Drives Complexity - Why It's Hard to Design, Sell, and Produce "Simple" Products


It seems counterintuitive, but the process of selling, designing, and producing what appear to be "simple" products becomes surprisingly complex when manufacturers introduce high levels of customization. How can manufacturers of configured products address this complexity to streamline their processes, reduce cost and increase customer responsiveness?

external drives  Drives Complexity - Why It''s Hard to Design, Sell, and Produce Simple Products The Customization Challenge Imagine walking into a car showroom and saying I want the late model sedan, but please give it to me with four more inches of legroom in the front, the tachometer moved to the left of the dash, and with an additional trunk release lever on the passenger side. What you would find is that the automotive industry, while they offer many features and options on their products, has Read More

The Profitability Perspective: How Automated Reporting Drives Better Decisions


Driving sustainable growth requires profitability-focused planning and performance management. Most companies have some type of profitability reporting—but many are investing a lot of effort to produce this information. And the limitations to the information companies currently compile may have a significant impact on decision making. Learn how automating profitability reporting can help your company improve decisions.

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Strategic Partnership between TEC and PMOLink Drives Better Software Decisions


PMOLink Inc., a leading consultancy helping organizations manage project development and business process reengineering initiatives, has partnered with Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC), to better serve its clients software selection project needs.

external drives  Partnership between TEC and PMOLink Drives Better Software Decisions Strategic Partnership between TEC and PMOLink Drives Better Software Decisions PMOLink applies TEC selection methodology to help clients with ERP software selection and evaluation Read the PMOLink Case Study Learn about TEC''s Evaluation and Selection-Based Solutions Montreal, QC, December 17, 2007 - PMOLink Inc., a leading consultancy helping organizations manage project development and business process reengineering Read More

8 Strategies for Improving Performance from Concept to Customer


External forces can knock your business off balance with no warning. Spikes in fuel prices, worker strikes, and shipping delays can significantly stress the supply chains of manufacturers, logistics providers, and retailers. To meet these external challenges, you need the capability to extend supply chain visibility, respond to changes in real time, and improve performance measurement across the entire chain.

external drives  from Concept to Customer External forces can knock your business off balance with no warning. Spikes in fuel prices, worker strikes, and shipping delays can significantly stress the supply chains of manufacturers, logistics providers, and retailers. To meet these external challenges, you need the capability to extend supply chain visibility, respond to changes in real time, and improve performance measurement across the entire chain. Read More