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Web Content Management (WCM)

Web content management (WCM) systems manage content creation, review, and approval processes for web site content. This may include public Web sites (Internet) or private web sites (intranet or extranet). Use a WCM solution to organize and manage documents; provide content version control, collaboration utilities, and user- or document-level security. 

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Cookie-cutter Solutions Won't Cut It with the Mid-Market Part One: Historical Relationships


Small enterprises, like their bigger brethren, need some differentiation means in the market, and that will not be achieved by implementing a cut-and-dried business solution in a "cookie cutter", "me too" deployment approach

historical sites  Part One: Historical Relationships Historical Relationships The fact that the lower-end of the enterprise applications market (also referred to as SMB—small-to-medium businesses or SME—small-to-medium enterprises) is the next frontier and a promised land for all enterprise vendors—small (tier n), medium (tier 2), and large (tier 1) alike—has long not been news. During economic slowdowns, the larger corporations will likely curb their IT spending to a degree, whereas their smaller counterparts Read More

“Act Vertical” vs. “Go Extinct” Retailers - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series set the historical background for the supply chain management (SCM) evolution and presented the advantages and shortcomings of vertical vs. horizontal integration. The analysis then moved onto the generally embattled retail sector, where a select group of innovative retailers has found a “happy medium” approach to stay well above the fray. Retailers such as PetSmart Inc.

historical sites  on personal preferences and historical data. They let the science of retail count as much as the art. In other words, they do not let merchants “fall in love” with products or base their decisions on a hunch (i.e., what they thought looked great and what they needed to fill the slots in their catalog). With more consumer input to use in product buying decisions, “vertically acting” retailers can begin to see easy-to-overlook nuances of different consumer segments. This is critical because most Read More

Agilisys Continues Agilely Post-SCT


From Agilisys' fresh start illustrated in new account wins, a profitable quarter, and new product enhancements; the market should expect at least a continuation of the past but more likely its improvement.

historical sites  on statistical analysis of historical data. The web-enabled collaborative planning capabilities should further allow key-account managers and regional distribution managers of Coca-Cola Enterprises to provide local knowledge and subjective input to assess and adjust the forecasts remotely, in order to come to the most accurate resultant forecast. As for addressing the issue of new brand awareness and new product releases, on August 27, Agilisys announced the release of Agilisys ERP 4.0 , its newest Read More

Microsoft Dynamics Acquires Netbreeze


Just after having acquired MarketingPilot, Microsoft Dynamics has announced its acquisition of social listening and analytics vendor Netbreeze. Key features of the Netbreeze technology include the ability to identify influencers, buzz analysis, topic analysis, tonality/sentiment analysis, the ability to compare current to historical postings via data archives, and independent adjustment of search

historical sites  ability to compare current to historical postings via data archives, and independent adjustment of search configuration. Moreover, organizations can monitor a wide array of social channels including Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter, as well as 6,000 online news Web sites, 18 million blogs, and 500,000 message boards. The Netbreeze offering includes a social customer relationship management (CRM) plugin specifically designed for Microsoft Dynamics CRM. The tool allows users to: Manage social Read More

Yet another Case for Industry-Specific Solutions


Technology is changing at a breakneck pace, and is there anyone out there who will debate me on that issue? The undeniable evidence that I am getting old is the fact that I got my engineering degree in the late 1980s. Imagine how much easier my studies would have been then had only the Internet, word processors, Wikipedia, presentation software, multimedia products, etc

historical sites  , that data is historical (after the fact) and is missing critical details such as a particular lot’s current  shelf life . Since the data are not operationally oriented, this version of the truth cannot be used to make informed day-to-day decisions, let alone the decision within a shift. Instead, folks are basically making decisions while “driving looking through the rear view mirror”, and continually hitting potholes in the road or missing key turns (or even worse). They are certainly missing Read More

Web Content Management (WCM) Software Evaluation Report


Web content management (WCM) systems manage content creation, review, and approval processes for web site content. This may include public Web sites (Internet), or private web sites (intranet or extranet). Use a WCM solution to organize and manage documents; provide content version control, collaboration utilities, and user or document level security.

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Driving Your Web Site to Success


Thousands of new Web sites appear every day. Many of them, however, are destined to have limited impact on the businesses they represent. Yet there are businesses with Web sites that have transformed their operations by additional lead generation, customer satisfaction, or online sales. How can you differentiate your Web site and ensure it brings you a solid return on investment—and boosts your sales? Find out more.

historical sites  Your Web Site to Success Thousands of new Web sites appear every day. Many of them, however, are destined to have limited impact on the businesses they represent. Yet there are businesses with Web sites that have transformed their operations by additional lead generation, customer satisfaction, or online sales. How can you differentiate your Web site and ensure it brings you a solid return on investment—and boosts your sales? Find out more. BEGINLYX Read More

Social Media in Your Supply Chain Keeps Everyone in the Loop


Social media is adding new value to cloud-based supply chain management for companies of all sizes. Internal social media (via Intranet) and external sites like Facebook and Twitter are being increasingly used in a new, flexible supply chain cycle. Read this article to learn how two very different companies are taking advantage of the unique contribution social media can make to the dynamic supply and demand loop.

historical sites  Media in Your Supply Chain Keeps Everyone in the Loop Social media is providing a key link in the new generation of cloud-based supply chains. Cloud-based supply chain management (SCM) platforms have been around for more than a decade now, although they haven''t always been described as such. In recent years, though, this kind of software is starting to be built with social media capability as a central pillar. Companies with long supply chains that need to communicate with myriad partners across the Read More

Hybrid ERP Cloud Tales


The vast majority of enterprise resource planning (ERP) system instances are still deployed on premises for obvious historical reasons; however, a growing number of customers are becoming interested and demanding cloud deployments, for only brand new modules (“edge” functionality) or even the total system’s migration to the cloud. So, what are enterprise systems vendors supposed to do?

historical sites  on premises for obvious historical reasons; however, a growing number of customers are becoming interested and demanding cloud deployments, for only brand new modules (“edge” functionality) or even the total system’s migration to the cloud. So, what are enterprise systems vendors supposed to do? SAP , for example, is now offering customers and partners a model to extend current on-premise solutions to cloud applications, including offerings from SAP companies Ariba and SuccessFactors as well as Read More

Employee Web Use and Misuse: Companies, Their Employees, and the Internet


The Internet creates new opportunities for mischief—and new challenges for managers. How do you balance individual access with the overall good of the business? What’s the right balance between monitoring and blocking? Learn about a Web security solution that can allow you to monitor and enforce your Internet usage policies, bringing site monitoring and filtering together with anti-virus and anti-spyware protection.

historical sites  Web Use and Misuse: Companies, Their Employees, and the Internet Employee Web Use and Misuse : Companies, their employees and the Internet If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. MessageLabs, now part of Symantec, provides a range of managed services to protect, control, encrypt and archive electronic communications. Listed as a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant and many other analyst reports, and with more than Read More

The Zaneray Group


ZaneRay offers world class solutions in both design and ecommerce technology for web sites. ZaneRay emerged as a technology service provider in the Web industry, handling large business-to-consumer and business-to-business needs of companies primarily in the Outdoor Industry.

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Case Study: JD Williams


As one of the fastest-growing home shopping retailers in the UK, JD Williams sells products through its 45 Web sites and more than 700 annual catalogs. To better face the challenges of its Internet sales—and to take advantage of opportunities—JD Williams began an end-to-end supply chain initiative, with a merchandise life cycle management solution suite. Learn how it helped the company increase sales in key departments.

historical sites  Study: JD Williams As one of the fastest-growing home shopping retailers in the UK, JD Williams sells products through its 45 Web sites and more than 700 annual catalogs. To better face the challenges of its Internet sales—and to take advantage of opportunities—JD Williams began an end-to-end supply chain initiative, with a merchandise life cycle management solution suite. Learn how it helped the company increase sales in key departments. Read More

Using a CMS for Search Engine Optimization: The Smart Way to Hit Your Target


Today, more than 100 million web sites vie for the attention of consumers worldwide. Many of them will use a search engine to find the goods, services, and information they want. When they do, you want to make it clear that you have what they’re looking for—you want their search to start and end with you. Learn more about how to use a content management system to create web content for search engine optimization (SEO).

historical sites  a CMS for Search Engine Optimization: The Smart Way to Hit Your Target Today, more than 100 million web sites vie for the attention of consumers worldwide. Many of them will use a search engine to find the goods, services, and information they want. When they do, you want to make it clear that you have what they’re looking for—you want their search to start and end with you. Learn more about how to use a content management system to create web content for search engine optimization (SEO). Read More

Streamlining Operations Through Enterprise-Wide Interoperability


To keep pace in today's automotive industry, suppliers must be able to move information swiftly through and beyond their organizations. With manufacturing sites increasingly scattered across the globe, the ability to exchange information rapidly is key to staying in the competitive race. Learn about the growing need for interoperability and how to overcome its challenges.

historical sites  Operations Through Enterprise-Wide Interoperability To keep pace in today''s automotive industry, suppliers must be able to move information swiftly through and beyond their organizations. With manufacturing sites increasingly scattered across the globe, the ability to exchange information rapidly is key to staying in the competitive race. Learn about the growing need for interoperability and how to overcome its challenges. Read More