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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

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

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

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

Vendors Jostle and Profess Economic Stimulus Readiness - Part III


Part I of this series analyzed the opportunity as well as the related attached strings stemming from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), a.k.a. the Economic Stimulus Plan. The inspiration came from my attendance of the Deltek Insight 2009 user conference last May, where Deltek decided to fill a market need and interest by convening a separate “track” that

heating  civil engineer, structural engineer,  heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning [HVAC]  engineer, etc.) included a jumble of wasteful and unproductive point-to-point interactions. A much better way of late has been a hub-and-spoke interoperable information exchange (a repository) amongst these participants with a  Building Information Model (BIM)  at the information hub. A BIM repository enables efficient exchange and access for all relevant construction project information, such as the following: 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

10 Errors to Avoid When Commissioning a Data Center


Data center commissioning requires tight coordination between vendors, facilities, IT departments, engineers, the commissioning agent, and others. Managed properly, commissioning can deliver an unbiased evaluation of whether a new data center will succeed or not. Managed poorly, it can lead to problematic data center performance issues. Learn 10 common data center commissioning mistakes, and find out how to avoid them.

heating  very large, exterior resistive heating units. These heating units often arrive on the back of flatbed trucks and are wired to the output section of the UPS. The problem with this scenario is that only the UPS is tested, ignoring, for example, the cooling system. The UPS is not tested as part of an integrated system. Since one piece of equipment that generates heat can affect the performance of another piece of equipment in the data center, only a partial evaluation can be made as to how the data center 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

Recent Developments in One Price Management Provider's Business


A quality product offering doesn't guarantee success for any up-and-coming vendor, especially in a market requiring more awareness and depending on organizational change. While Zilliant appears to be the early market leader, its long-term success depends on several factors.

heating  indicate the market is heating up, the status quo (that is, doing nothing) remains a bigger challenge than direct competition for companies like Zilliant. Because the upper-range pricing management solutions are designed to support large, complex businesses (those with 10,000 to 100,000 stock-keeping units [SKUs], 1,000 to 100,000 customers, hundreds of sales people, etc.), these enterprise-class pricing solutions require considerable investments in software, integration, and change management. Read More

Madison Electric and Standard Electric Select Infor SX.e


Infor’s reinvigorated wholesale distribution software has new wins. Most recently, the Madison Electric and Standard Electric companies, both family-owned and operated for 100 years, have selected Infor Distribution SX.e to improve internal processes as well as customer and vendor experiences.

heating  for electrical, plumbing, and heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) distribution microverticals. In addition, Infor Distribution SX.e delivers personalized business intelligence (BI) tools, in-depth real-time reporting, and intuitive enterprise search functionality similar to today''s consumer-grade search engines that allows users to rank, save settings, and filter results. This facilitates greater efficiency within daily tasks and creates faster response times for customer requests by Read More

Trimble Navigation Enforces Its Engineering And Construction Segment


Trimble Navigation is primarily known for its advanced positioning solutions and hardware, such as GPS receivers and rangefinders. The company has been developing and producing those products for years; however, a key segment of the business is linked to engineering and construction. During the last decade Trimble acquired a number of software solutions for this industry, allowing

heating  (MEP) industries and the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) industries by Plancal. Even Trimble''s recent acquisition of SketchUp from Google fits the industry as a partially free, easy-to-use 3D modeling tool. Today''s announcement of the acquisition of assets of Vico Software is in line with this logic. Now Trimble will be able to add a 5D BIM offering to its already extensive software division including a 3D BIM offering. Two more directions of virtual building modeling, construction time Read More

The Greening of SaaS


Traditionally, the advantage of software as a service (SaaS) is that it reduces the costs involved in installing, deploying, and supporting stand-alone software. But recent “green” initiatives have shed light on another benefit: with no hardware to purchase or software to run, SaaS applications require less energy than their on-premise counterparts. Learn how your company can benefit from the “greening” of SaaS.

heating  ratings for computing equipment, heating and cooling standards for computer rooms and so forth-become standard operating procedure for all future activity and acquisition. On the waste front, this means analyzing and assessing the various waste streams that an organization produces, and making arrangements for safe, responsible recycling 1. Green IT is now an essential (97 percent have or are developing a strategy). 2. Green IT budgets are rising (73 percent are increasing their green IT budgets). 3. IT 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