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Automation for the New Data Center


Data centers are squeezed by a variety of pressures, such as power consumption, heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) requirements, new servers, human error, patching, asset tracking, and more. On top of this, you have to keep up with dynamically changing business requirements. One of the key ways you can address these dilemmas, however, is through server consolidation using virtualization.

heating  such as power consumption, heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) requirements, new servers, human error, patching, asset tracking, and more. On top of this, you have to keep up with dynamically changing business requirements. One of the key ways you can address these dilemmas, however, is through server consolidation using virtualization. Read More

TCLogic, LLC


Headquartered in Indianapolis (US) and established in 1997, TCLogic develops Web-based inventory optimization solutions, built to provide customers with business intelligence about their inventory. The company specializes in inventory management in distribution-intensive operations where balancing service-level commitments and inventory levels is important. TCLogic services various business sectors, including automotive; electrical; heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC); health care/medical; metals processing; construction materials; industrial supplies; pipes, valves, and fittings (PVF); and durable goods manufacturing.

heating  sectors, including automotive; electrical; heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC); health care/medical; metals processing; construction materials; industrial supplies; pipes, valves, and fittings (PVF); and durable goods manufacturing. Read More

Case Study: Stiebel Eltron


With its globally distributed operations, Stiebel Eltron—a manufacturer of high-end heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment—needed to streamline its processes and rationalize data management so teams could work together faster and more efficiently. Discover how implementing new product data management (PDM) and visualization solutions helped the company stimulate new product introductions.

heating  Eltron—a manufacturer of high-end heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment—needed to streamline its processes and rationalize data management so teams could work together faster and more efficiently. Discover how implementing new product data management (PDM) and visualization solutions helped the company stimulate new product introductions. Read More

Oracle Sets Date for Database In-Memory Release


The Oracle Database In-Memory is Oracle’s answer to the in-memory database race that has been heating up over the last couple of years. Oracle Database In-Memory is scheduled for general availability in July and will run on all hardware supported by Oracle Database 12c.

heating  race that has been heating up over the last couple of years. Oracle originally announced the in-memory solution during last year’s Oracle OpenWorld conference. The Oracle Database In-Memory demonstrated from 100x to more than 1000x speedup for enterprise application modules in performance tests including Oracle’s E-Business Suite, JD Edwards, PeopleSoft, Siebel, and Fusion Applications. Oracle’s in-memory database solution has a dual-format in-memory architecture that combines the best of row Read More

Astea International Inc.


Founded in 1979, Astea is a publicly traded company with offices in North America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Astea’s field service management (FSM) solution integrates functionality for call centers, depots, field activity, sales, and office personnel in the same suite. The solution can deal with dynamic schedules that take into account unexpected events such as sick days, delays, high-priority calls, etc. Astea’s solution is utilized in banking controls and instrumentation, fire and security, gaming and leisure, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), imaging, information, technology, manufacturing, medical devices, retail, and telecommunications.

heating  security, gaming and leisure, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), imaging, information, technology, manufacturing, medical devices, retail, and telecommunications. Read More

How the Mining Industry Benefits from ERP Systems


Integrated enterprise resource planning software normalizes the reporting requirements for a mining company’s various departments. This article loosely shows the parallels between the operations in a mining company and those of a manufacturer whose product is sold on store shelves.

heating  of the furnace where heating begins. As different metals have different melting points, the ore, which contains these metals, will have each metal siphoned away once its melting point is reached. Value is added as precious metals are extracted from the ore. Sulfur, an element that accompanies almost every ore, is part of the “raw ore material,” which is consumed in the furnace as part of the mineral extraction process. Sulfur can be the fuel responsible for more then half the heat required to create Read More

JDA Portfolio: For the Retail Industry -- Part Five: Analysis of Market Impact


Given the competition for retail customers and wholesale orders is intense, retailers, including software vendors, must be able to meet consumer demand quickly, accurately and at the most competitive price. Despite its failed QRS acquisition, which promised to expand JDA's retail demand chain optimization applications, JDA Portfolio may be able to help retailers if it can overcome the challenges of servicing a fragmented sector and withstand the increasing competition.

heating  market is just now heating up and the lion share of the market is still up for grabs. Nevertheless, hand-in-hand with the trend to conduct business transactions electronically via the Internet, is an effort to clean up those transactions and reduce the occurrence of errors. Often enough, the trouble with product attributes is that they do not match from one database to the next in the value chain. For every product under its brand umbrella, there are several product attributes, including definitions, Read More

Finding Opportunity in Rising Fuel Costs: Strategies for Industrial Equipment Companies


The rising price of fuel has set in motion a series of more profound changes for both consumers and industry. But those companies that take comfort from the recent easing of fuel prices and whose management actions go no further than attempts to mitigate the immediate impact of fuel price increases will end up at a serious disadvantage in the market. Find out how your company can find opportunity in changing fuel markets.

heating  Many also find production heating and cooling cost rises are a challenge. Source: Industry Directions study of MFG.com marketplace North American buyers. Minimizing Freight and Travel Costs The scale of the fuel cost problem for each company will vary depending on a variety of factors. These include the size and weight of components and finished products, supply chain complexity, geographical scope of the supply chain, and the number of staff and site visits required to commission, install, and carry out Read More

Preparing for Product Development in Process Manufacturing


Combining process industry–oriented product lifecycle management capabilities with process manufacturing–oriented enterprise resource planning ones can help alleviate many of the challenges particular to the process manufacturers, especially in the areas of product development and regulatory compliance.

heating  involve irreversible mixing, blending, heating, melting, and other operations, while the duration, operating conditions, and sequence of production steps can have a dramatic impact on the yielded material. Has anyone ever attempted to turn orange juice back into its original water, sugar, sodium, and, of course, unpeeled oranges; extract crude oil from derivatives; or extract the pigments out of paint? Conversely, one can disassemble a finished car into its original components, such as tires, spark Read More

Siemens and TCS Offer Joint ETO Solution


Siemens and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) have announced ETO2Win, a new joint software and services solution for automating complex engineer-to-order (ETO) processes. ETO2Win leverages TCS’ domain expertise and Siemens’ Rulestream software, acquired several years ago and since developed by its product lifecycle management (PLM) business.

heating  segments—such as power generation, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), fluid flow technologies, heavy equipment, machinery, and the automotive and aerospace supply base—employ ETO business processes that handle customized or customer-specific product configurations (sometimes even one-off).   ETO2Win leverages TCS’ domain expertise and Siemens’ Rulestream software, acquired several years ago and since developed by its product lifecycle management (PLM) business. ETO manufacturers Read More

How Can IT Help Competitiveness These Bleak Days? - Part 1


A week before this past Thanksgiving holiday (US), I was invited by a long-term analyst relationship contact at SAP to listen to (via multimedia streaming) a panel discussion on a late Friday afternoon. The expert panel explored reasons for companies to maintain IT investment even (if not especially) during difficult economic times. Bruce Richardson, the Chief Research Officer of AMR Research

heating  air purifiers on your heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) system that makes the whole factory smell like, say, Christian Dior fragrances. True, most likely this “smelly” investment would not bring any return on investment (ROI ) per se, e.g., increased worker and equipment productivity. But the main point here is that all every enterprise needs is air, which is still largely free and not really a differentiating factor. So in a way, it might even be ironic that SAP was sponsoring the Read More

Case Study: American Refrigeration Supplies, Inc.


American Refrigeration Supplies (ARS) is a wholesaler of refrigeration and heating equipment, parts, and supplies. In a difficult economy, there is little margin for error with respect to how ARS manages its clients and vendors. Because a growing number of product vendors are using electronic data interchange (EDI), ARS was pushed to upgrade its distribution processes. Learn about the EDI solution the company chose.

heating  wholesaler of refrigeration and heating equipment, parts, and supplies. In a difficult economy, there is little margin for error with respect to how ARS manages its clients and vendors. Because a growing number of product vendors are using electronic data interchange (EDI), ARS was pushed to upgrade its distribution processes. Learn about the EDI solution the company chose. Read More

Radwell International Selects Epicor to Advance Its Business


Epicor, a provider of business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail, and services organizations, has announced that Radwell International has selected Epicor Prophet 21 as its enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution to streamline its processes and support its growth plans. Operating as PLC Center, Radwell International stocks and sells new and surplus

heating  pneumatic/hydraulic; motion control; electronic; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC); and electrical control equipment for plant floor and facilities maintenance machinery. Radwell International also offers full component-level repair capabilities for industrial electronic and electrical equipment, and buys surplus industrial controls. John Janthor, vice president of information technology at Radwell International, stated: We have a rather large, complex technology environment with over 30 Read More

How to Start Down the ERP Selection Path


A decade ago, about 70 percent of major software initiatives failed, and nearly a quarter were cancelled. Today, with better data management, more flexible applications, and easier launches, there are fewer failed enterprise resource planning (ERP) programs. But some companies still manage to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory. Discover seven ERP selection rules to follow before you even start looking for a vendor.

heating  refrigeration, food service, commercial heating, ventilating and air-conditioning (HVAC) , and processing industries. Miljoco gauges and thermometers are installed by original equipment manufacturers and mechanical contractors on products such as refrigerated cases, boilers, compressors, burners, chillers and foodholding cabinets. With 35 people in its headquarters and manufacturing facility in Detroit, and 55 more at a plant in Shanghai, China – and with more than 1,500 customers around the world – Read More

Mastering Global Product Development for Business Advantage


Today’s businesses are operating in a global marketplace. Not only are customers and competitors located worldwide, but employees, suppliers, contractors, and partners are, too. Learn how global product development (GPD) initiatives can help your company accelerate time-to-market, reduce product development costs, maximize productivity, enhance product quality, drive innovation, and optimize operational efficiencies.

heating  world''s largest provider of heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration solutions-implemented a Windchill solution. Used to support Carrier''s stage/gate product delivery process, Windchill helped: enhance decision-making with real-time dashboard visibility that projected KPIs and stoplight status; improve the company''s ability to make decisions earlier in the product delivery process; and enable Engineering Standard Work reuse and predictability. Best Practices: A. Program process standardization . This Read More