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Harness the Power of Your Virtual Sales Team


Early in the campaign, the important thing is to get all your team members on the same page, share available knowledge, and plan ways to gather other required information. The first few meetings should be formal, with a printed agenda, including clear goals and time constraints (showing respect for team members' time). This process, of course, is called "discovery."

harness  the Power of Your Virtual Sales Team Introduction Winning enterprise software sales deals is not an individual activity but a team pursuit. The fact is that at this point in the history of the commercial application software industry most competing products do what they''re intended to do. Few products fail to perform; few perform markedly better than the rest. And because so many products and services compete for a limited number of buyers, suppliers advertise that they can do everything their Read More

SAP to Harness HANA and Mobility for the 4th Industrial Revolution


While some analysts may question the true revenue figure that can be attributed solely to SAP HANA (i.e., whether SAP is intentionally crediting HANA with revenues that might be attributable to other SAP offerings), the fact remains that businesses have currently only just scratched the surface of SAP HANA’s potential. For example, SAP recently announced that HANA would underpin new releases of

harness  to Harness HANA and Mobility for the 4th Industrial Revolution While some analysts may question the true revenue figure that can be attributed solely to SAP HANA (i.e.,  whether SAP is intentionally crediting HANA with revenues that might be attributable to other SAP offerings ), the fact remains that businesses have currently only just scratched the surface of SAP HANA’s potential. For example, SAP  recently announced that HANA would underpin new releases of manufacturing solutions  as well Read More

M&O Systems


M&O’s longevity and unmatched reputation is rooted in meeting complex challenges our customers have faced over the past few decades. We know how to harness the power of the ever changing and complex world of technology to enhance your stakeholders’, corporate and field, productivity, while at the same time reducing costs. 

harness  decades. We know how to harness the power of the ever changing and complex world of technology to enhance your stakeholders’, corporate and field, productivity, while at the same time reducing costs. Read More

How to Harness the “Cheap Computing” Revolution


IT costs are escalating, data centers are multiplying, power and space require¬ments are way too high, complexity is increasing, and businesses are locked into static applications that are making them less competitive, not more. This is the state of IT today and something obviously has to change. Well, the “cheap computing” revolution is dawning. So what do we do now?

harness  to Harness the “Cheap Computing” Revolution IT costs are escalating, data centers are multiplying, power and space require¬ments are way too high, complexity is increasing, and businesses are locked into static applications that are making them less competitive, not more. This is the state of IT today and something obviously has to change. Well, the “cheap computing” revolution is dawning. So what do we do now? Read More

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harness  products, Truck-Lite intends to harness Web-based technologies to provide suppliers with information quickly, accurately and inexpensively. This should enable suppliers to improve their delivery performance to Truck-Lite and thus provide better responsiveness to its customers. Infor Automotive Exchange (AutoConnect), Infor Supplier Exchange (SupplyWEB) , and Infor Event Management should strengthen supplier relationships by enabling automated and integrated electronic data interchange (EDI) and order Read More

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harness  services to help us harness it, manage it, and tap into it more easily. These innovations allow us to connect more simply and effectively, when and how we like. This paper discusses these dynamics and explains how you can leverage technology to better capitalize on information in the context of your business. Read More

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harness  the ability to easily harness the power of employees’ so-called tribal knowledge to both reduce costs and deliver improved customer experiences. Key features of Social Knowledgebase include the following: Collaboration portal : for user profiles, expertise finder, activity streams, groups, projects, ideation, discussions, blogs, wikis, and mobile support Search : for federated results from a variety of enterprise repositories such as intranet Web sites, file systems, and databases Content workflow : to Read More

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