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Driving Your Brand's Marketing Success with Co-Op Funds


Co-op advertising is a marketing tactic that enables brands to share the costs of local marketing with channel partners. In the United States, co-op advertising amounts to $50 billion in annual ad spend. But primitive co-op strategies and tools are breeding ambivalent channel partners for national brands and leaving money on the table while local marketing programs are underused. The result is weaker branding in local markets and slower channel sales. Read this white paper to learn how to recognize whether your brand is succeeding with its current co-op program, how to build an effective co-op fund program, and how to ensure all your channel partners will use your co-op fund program.

funds  Marketing Success with Co-Op Funds Co-op advertising is a marketing tactic that enables brands to share the costs of local marketing with channel partners. In the United States, co-op advertising amounts to $50 billion in annual ad spend. But primitive co-op strategies and tools are breeding ambivalent channel partners for national brands and leaving money on the table while local marketing programs are underused. The result is weaker branding in local markets and slower channel sales. Read this white Read More

Maximizing the Value of Economic Stimulus Funds: Transparency and Accountability in Government Agencies


The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), designed to quickly stimulate economic recovery in the US, also marks the start of a new era in the regulation, oversight, and accountability of the use of public funds. Agencies at all government levels will be challenged to maintain focus on programs that achieve long-term results—while ensuring they adhere to the complex requirements for stimulus funds. Learn more.

funds  are discovering that ARRA funds come with complex requirements that must be addressed as part of participating in the program. Increasingly, they realize that they need to take action early on to administer large programs while conforming to the president''s mandate to use taxpayer funds effectively. Key areas of concern include: Maximum use of funds. Agencies must manage ARRA funds to optimize the benefit provided to individual citizens, the community, and the overall economy of the United States. Read More

Security Snafu at NetBank


Online internet bank NetBank suffered an embarrassing security exposure late last week when a customer discovered he had access to more funds and information than his own.

funds  social security number, and funds. Rao had to call NetBank five times before the problem was resolved. According to Tom Cable, Chief Technology Officer of NetBank, the problem occurred due to human error. NetBank is an FDIC insured institution. According to Cynthia Bonnette, spokeswoman for the FDIC, Significant implications for security and privacy are raised by this reported incident. Market Impact Incidences like the one at NetBank affect not only the institution in question, but the entire online Read More

TOA Technologies Raises Significant New Funds to Expand FSM Space


TOA Technologies has recently raised $66 million [USD] from Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV) to continue to expand and execute on its vision for better field service management (FSM) globally. This announcement is important, as this is the largest single funding round in FSM software to date. FSM is a growing software market, and this news shows that it is quickly increasing in value and

funds  Technologies Raises Significant New Funds to Expand FSM Space TOA Technologies has  recently raised $66 million [USD] from Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV) to continue to expand  and execute on its vision for better field service management (FSM) globally. This announcement is important, as this is the largest single funding round in FSM software to date. FSM is a growing software market, and this news shows that it is quickly increasing in value and relevance globally. Field service has become Read More

Food Safety, Government Regulations, and Brand Protection


Many food companies are investing significant funds in building awareness for their brands in the market, which can pay off amply in competitive, commodity markets. One highly publicized recall, however, can turn an established brand asset into a liability.

funds  companies are investing significant funds and effort in building awareness for their brands in the market, which can pay off amply in competitive, commodity markets. One highly publicized recall (and the negative image generated in the media), however, can turn an established brand asset into a liability. Nervous consumers can cause distributors and brokers to quickly abandon such tainted products in the channel. Non-branded manufacturers, such as ingredient suppliers or private-label manufacturers, can Read More

Click Commerce Acquires Allegis


Click Commerce, a provider of partner relationship management (PRM) software for the Global 2000 companies, announced it reached an agreement in principle to acquire Allegis Corporation. However, despite a good fit at first glance and improved cross-selling opportunity, some challenges and product gaps are yet to be overcome.

funds  Suite ) featured a funds manager, business planner, program manager, and best practices mentor; ChannelWave , whose Partner Loyalty System product (now within ChannelWave 5 ) featured a range of partner functions, including pre- and post-sales support, marketing fund management, training and service management, lead management, sales forecasting, literature fulfillment management, opportunity management, and order/quote configuration capabilities; and Comergent Technologies , whose Distributed E-Business Read More

So You Want to Outsource Your Messaging?


One of the primary benefits of outsourcing is the initial negation of 'up-front' costs associated with the implementation of a production system.

funds  Initial Operating Costs Limited funds required for initial startup. Outsourcing Disadvantages Features Benefits Implementation Decreased control over infrastructure and deployment. Remote access Limited to Direct Access Points for your ASP or need for secondary internet access account depending on user travel plans. (Additional $20 - $30 /per user /per month). Upgrades Little to no control over hardware and software upgrades. One of the key questions is will your ASP upgrade their software and/or Read More

How to Choose the Right Hosted CRM Solution for You


How can you get the most out of a customer relationship management (CRM) solution while reducing operating costs and increasing overall profitability? By purchasing a hosted CRM solution that’ll provide the benefits of an on-premise CRM solution without the need for a complex implementation or the assistance of an in-house IT team. Hosted CRM is a cost-effective solution that promises a quick return on investment (ROI).

funds  especially those with limited funds and IT resources. Services are delivered in a very modular manner and, thanks to Salesforce.com''s on demand Apex platform, its CRM application can be up and running in weeks or days a fraction of the time typically required by traditional client/server CRM software. Oracle-owned Siebel and its CRM On Demand product promises to automate, simplify, and manage sales information; provide better customer service across all customer touch points with a pre-built contact Read More

ASIC Infotech


ASIC INFOTECH PVT LTD. has offices in Mumbai and Baroda (India) and is planning to open offices globally in the coming years, so the company is looking for venture capital funds from private institutions. Its infrastructure and manpower grow as business grows, and shrink once requirements are over, since they employ people on customer projects only. ASIC uses its offices in Baroda and Mumbai as training and meeting facilities, and it uses the Internet as its physical office (as meeting point for its employees), and controls projects via Internet tools (e-mail, chat, video conference, phones, Web sites, etc.) and management tools (CMM, ISO, and 6-Sigma).

funds  looking for venture capital funds from private institutions. Its infrastructure and manpower grow as business grows, and shrink once requirements are over, since they employ people on customer projects only. ASIC uses its offices in Baroda and Mumbai as training and meeting facilities, and it uses the Internet as its physical office (as meeting point for its employees), and controls projects via Internet tools (e-mail, chat, video conference, phones, Web sites, etc.) and management tools (CMM, ISO, and Read More

'Collaborative Commerce': ERP, CRM, e-Proc, and SCM Unite! A Series Study: PeopleSoft


PeopleSoft has risen from its relatively humble origins in the Human Resource Management Systems (HRMS) arena, its sole focus as it begun life in 1987. Over the course of a decade or so, it added Supply Chain Management and Financials to its list of application offerings. In the last few years, in the face of slowing cash flows from its traditional strongholds, it has gone full bore toward Internet-based enterprise-wide - even cross-enterprise - solutions, trying to enter the game and be competitive with other top tier ERP-turned Collaborative Commerce vendors. Showing fiscal growth and, very-recently, notably-improved market acceptance, Peoplesoft may be the enterprise software turnaround story of the last decade.

funds  to determine availability of funds, and ability to transmit or receive online Purchase Orders, Shipment Notices, Return Requests, and funds. Trading Exchanges - Enables the establishment of private trading exchanges between a company and its partners. Through PeopleSoft''s acquisition of Cohera, the system provides a web-based format for managing catalog content Customer Relationship Management Applications  PeopleSoft''s CRM package includes functionality in four key front-office areas: support, Read More

Smaller Vendors Can Still Provide Relevant Business Systems Part Five: Challenges and User Recommendations


Having to deliver a number of functionalities through third-party solutions, which are natively offered by many larger competitors, may deter some interface-wary customers. Thus, Relevant should try to provide as many third-party solutions as possible as a standard configuration, which should make customers oblivious to the origin of the module.

funds  investing lots of R&D funds in functional enhancements as to be ahead (or at least abreast) of the pack will also be a challenge. For more information on J2EE vs .NET see Understand J2EE And .NET Environments Before You Choose . This is Part Five of a five-part note. Part One contained the event summary and vendor background. Part Two discussed the market impact. Part Three covered project-oriented organizations. Part Four detailed MRO and spare parts management. Impact of Recent Acquisitions in the Read More

GLOVIA to be Resuscitated (Hopefully)


Fujitsu Limited announced its intention to acquire 100% ownership of GLOVIA International LLC, a California-based provider of business applications, e-commerce solutions, advanced technology and world-class services for the digital marketplace, in which it currently holds a 30.5% interest.

funds  parents to commit additional funds to keeping its operations running. Fujitsu has been a long-time distributor and user of GLOVIA''s Web-based ERP products. We consider crucial the fact that Fujitsu acquired Pro-IV, a proprietary development tool, thereby eliminating the last impediment for its control of the whole GLOVIA operation. The purchase also gives the struggling GLOVIA much deeper pockets and global visibility as it continues to attack the low- and mid-market project-based manufacturing industry. Read More

Automating Stimulus Fund Reporting


Tracking and reporting stimulus fund spending are difficult tasks for chief information officers (CIOs). The US government’s accountability demands are forcing organizations that are spending American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funds to analyze floods of data. Discover how automated ARRA reporting systems can help you comply with reporting requirements without excessive labor costs or data management headaches.

funds  Recovery and Reinvestment ACT Funds , Accountability Demands , American Recovery and Reinvestment ACT Guidelines , Arra Compliance , Evolving Federal Mandates , Collect and Analyze Floods of Data , Federal Office of Management and Budget . Now organizations can automatically compile information, centrally store it, and create instant reports. Not only does this lessen the pressure on CIOs facing tight ARRA reporting deadlines, it also gives organizations much greater agility in decision making without Read More

Lawson Asserts Itself, Draws A Bead On Bigger Players


With the new functional and technological enhancements to its flagship suite due in August, Lawson Software throws a gauntlet to direct, bigger competitors, primarily PeopleSoft.

funds  daily balance in all funds and cost of funds to determine available funds. XML e-Scorecard - all markets . Provides zero-client access to enterprise reporting and analytics. Connector for Siebel eBusiness Applications - professional services . Integrates enterprise relationship management processes through direct connection of lawson.insight with Siebel Systems applications. Project and Activity Accounting - professional services . Manages project accounting including tracking of daily project activity, Read More