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Case Study: HOFA GmbH


After realizing that the enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution it had used until 2005 could no longer keep up with its rapid growth, HOFA GmbH started looking for a new ERP and e-business solution. Learn how the company’s new system has increased transparency across the company, reduced data capture and support times by up to 50 percent, improved productivity in order entry, and reduced the error rate to zero.

hofa gmbh  Study: HOFA GmbH After realizing that the enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution it had used until 2005 could no longer keep up with its rapid growth, HOFA GmbH started looking for a new ERP and e-business solution. Learn how the company’s new system has increased transparency across the company, reduced data capture and support times by up to 50 percent, improved productivity in order entry, and reduced the error rate to zero. Read More

abas ERP Partners for Quality Management Software


abas-USA and Pickert & Partner GmbH recently announced a new partnership, which will integrate the Pickert RQM quality management system (QMS) with abas ERP. The integration of these enterprise systems aims to support quality standards through most production-related processes across the entire value chain from the enterprise resource planning (ERP) system to machine controls.

hofa gmbh  ERP Partners for Quality Management Software abas-USA and Pickert & Partner GmbH recently announced a new partnership , which will integrate the Pickert RQM quality management system (QMS) with abas ERP . The integration of these enterprise systems aims to support quality standards through most production-related processes across the entire value chain from the enterprise resource planning (ERP) system to machine controls.   Pickert & Partner GmbH was founded in 1981 and has successfully completed Read More

O2 Germany GmbH Case Study: Leading Mobile Service Provider Keeps Pace with Secure, Cost Effective Mobility Solution from Fiberlink




hofa gmbh  Germany GmbH Case Study: Leading Mobile Service Provider Keeps Pace with Secure, Cost Effective Mobility Solution from Fiberlink Read More

Transforming Performance Management in an SAP Environment: Considerations for Finance


Finance professionals who plan, budget, and forecast in an SAP environment always need to drive additional value from their SAP solutions. One of the most pressing challenges is extending SAP functionality with a planning, budgeting, and forecasting solution that offers critical modeling and analytic capabilities for improved financial performance management. Learn how a business intelligence (BI) solution can help.

hofa gmbh  Performance Management in an SAP Environment: Considerations for Finance IBM Cognos 8 Planning is a finance-managed solution that provides real-time visibility into resource requirements and forecasted business results. It supports best practices such as driver-based planning and rolling forecasts and serves as the cornerstone for enterprise-wide performance management. Source: IBM Resources Related to Transforming Performance Management in an SAP Environment: Considerations for Finance : Read More

Avanade Schweiz GmbH


Avanade provides business technology solutions and managed services. Of course, we do much more than simply deliver technology or provide outsourcing. At Avanade, we offer customers the unique expertise we’ve gained from our one-of-a-kind experience with our partners and customers

hofa gmbh  Schweiz GmbH Avanade provides business technology solutions and managed services. Of course, we do much more than simply deliver technology or provide outsourcing. At Avanade, we offer customers the unique expertise we’ve gained from our one-of-a-kind experience with our partners and customers Read More

How Midsize Businesses Are Using ERP to Gain Competitive Advantage in a Tough Economy


When times get tough, some decision makers reduce costs, and cut corners. In some situations, that doesn’t work. An economic downturn may actually be the perfect time to invest in a significant IT expansion—especially in areas where a new enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution can improve efficiency, reduce costs, and improve competitiveness. Just make sure you choose the right ERP vendor and consultant. Learn more.

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focu.biz GmbH


focu.biz is a system vendor for business software, headquartered in Hamburg. As a member of Port & Lammers Group focu.biz can use all resources provided by the group to reach a solution covering all areas of business IT. So focu.biz can be seen as a Full-Service Provider and supports it's customers from choosing the best software over implementing and training to ongoing servicing of the customer's system. With a repertory of highly qualified employees we can assure a professional implementation of projects, even if they are complex. In 2003 focu.biz decided to become a Microsoft partner for selling Microsoft Dynamics™ NAV and Microsoft Dynamics™ CRM. As a Gold Certified Partner we reached the highest level in the Microsoft Partner Program. focu.biz develops own vertical and additive AddOns, matching exactly the needs of medium-sized businesses. The most important AddOns are: focu.biz Chemical Industry vertical solution for the chemical industry focu.biz Public Accounting Accounting solution for public authorities and church administration focu.biz Facility Management Management solution for buildings and facilities focu.biz VAT Group Solution for vat consolidation focu.biz Domino Connector Data transfer between Dynamics NAV and Lotus Notes In doing so focu.biz sets a technical focus on the worldwide leading ERP-System Microsoft Dynamics NAV. With the HQ in Hamburg – gateway to the world - focu.biz takes it for granted to accompany our customers on their way of internationalization. This becomes manifest in own international sites. Beside our offices in Hamburg and Munich, focu.biz is represented in the U.S., Switzerland, Austria and Malaysia and we are planning to open an office in the Czech Republic. On the other hand we can access a world wide partner network, which provides the possibility to integrate foreign sites without problems. A collaboration is currently active in the following countries: United Kingdom Belgium Spain Greece Czech Republic India Singapore South Korea Australia USA Brazil      

hofa gmbh  biz GmbH focu.biz is a system vendor for business software, headquartered in Hamburg. As a member of Port & Lammers Group focu.biz can use all resources provided by the group to reach a solution covering all areas of business IT. So focu.biz can be seen as a Full-Service Provider and supports it''s customers from choosing the best software over implementing and training to ongoing servicing of the customer''s system. With a repertory of highly qualified employees we can assure a professional Read More

The Formula for Product Success: Focus on Flexibility and Cooperation


Jeeves has retained the concept of having a single innovative product with broad and reliable functionality, and an open architecture. But beyond the solid nature of the product, Jeeves also takes pains to communicate effectively with both customers and partners.

hofa gmbh  Formula for Product Success: Focus on Flexibility and Cooperation A Pleasing Product, for Starters This note, which elaborates on the discussion begun in Competition from a Small Vendor , began with Jeeves—Thriving Organically As a Humble Servant. This is Part Two of the series Jeeves—Thriving Organically as a Humble Servant . One pillar of the success of Jeeves Information Systems AB ( JIS ) is the way it has developed its main product from scratch. While most competitors work painstakingly to Read More

The Automotive OEMs Might Soon Contract “BRAIN” Damage Part 2: The Future and User Recommendations


While business for BRAIN North America continues to be positive, developments in Germany will affect its future.

hofa gmbh  Automotive OEMs Might Soon Contract “BRAIN” Damage Part 2: The Future and User Recommendations The Automotive OEMs Might Soon Contract ''BRAIN'' Damage Part 2: The Future and User Recommendations P.J. Jakovljevic - August 13, 2002 Event Summary While all eyes and ears have recently been on WorldCom ''s bankruptcy, another insolvency under way is sending shockwaves throughout middle and lower tiers of automotive suppliers despite its insignificant financial magnitude in comparison to the WordCom''s. On Read More

How RAUCH GmbH Cut Its Publishing Costs by 90 Percent


Until 2004, German agricultural machinery manufacturer RAUCH created its technical publications in-house, relying on a service provider to create and translate operation manuals. The problem: this was a massive, time-consuming effort requiring extensive communication between all parties. Clearly, RAUCH needed to change its approach. The solution: incorporating Arbortext IsoDraw into its technical publications workflow.

hofa gmbh  RAUCH GmbH Cut Its Publishing Costs by 90 Percent Until 2004, German agricultural machinery manufacturer RAUCH created its technical publications in-house, relying on a service provider to create and translate operation manuals. The problem: this was a massive, time-consuming effort requiring extensive communication between all parties. Clearly, RAUCH needed to change its approach. The solution: incorporating Arbortext IsoDraw into its technical publications workflow. Read More

SAP as a Retail Market Force: More Fact Than Fiction


Can SAP, a market and technology leader in business management software, translate its success in the manufacturing industry to retail? TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic reviews the complexities of this master vertical and the steps SAP has taken to address them. The ensuing candid discussion with the SAP Retail Industry team sheds some light on SAP’s strategy with regard to the retail industry.

hofa gmbh  as a Retail Market Force: More Fact Than Fiction It is well known that SAP AG , founded in 1972, is a market and technology leader in business management software, and since those early days retailers have been using the now legacy SAP R/1 and SAP R/2 financials solutions to support their financial processes. With the success of the client-server SAP R/3 enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution in the early 1990s and the burgeoning expansion of the global ERP market, SAP embarked on tailoring its Read More

Case Study: Weinmann GmbH


Hamburg (Germany)-based Weinmann, a manufacturer of medical care devices, was named in the 2007 “Germany - Land of Ideas” initiative, and awarded the Industrial Excellence Award for “Top Factory” in 2008. Still, the company has ambitious plans for growth. Learn how Weinmann’s enterprise resource planning (ERP) system supports those plans and enables the midsize company to plan, coordinate, and control its activities.

hofa gmbh  Study: Weinmann GmbH Hamburg (Germany)-based Weinmann, a manufacturer of medical care devices, was named in the 2007 “Germany - Land of Ideas” initiative, and awarded the Industrial Excellence Award for “Top Factory” in 2008. Still, the company has ambitious plans for growth. Learn how Weinmann’s enterprise resource planning (ERP) system supports those plans and enables the midsize company to plan, coordinate, and control its activities. Read More

The Impact of the 'Assembler Strategy' in the Enterprise Applications Field


Infor's latest acquisitions and vertically-focused "assembler strategy" are furthering its goal to be number three (after SAP and Oracle) in the world of enterprise resource planning vendors.

hofa gmbh  Impact of the ''Assembler Strategy'' in the Enterprise Applications Field Genesis of Infor Process Group In evaluating recent acquisitions in the enterprise resource planning (ERP) field, it will be useful to describe Infor Process Group ''s vertically-focused assembler strategy (also see Stability and Functionality for Process and Discrete Manufacturers ). It is interesting to note that the Infor of today originated with the Infor Process Group; its very first acquisition was the 2002 Process Group Read More

The Changing Face of the Holiday Season


It seems that Santa will need to relocate to China! When traveling abroad (with the exception of low wage countries) it is becoming increasingly difficult to find items actually locally made in the region you are visiting. What are the implications of this for brands, companies, and consumers?

hofa gmbh  Changing Face of the Holiday Season Introduction I hate to be a Grinch, but ... aren''t the holidays getting more advance notice each year? This is a global phenomenon—on a recent trip to Germany I found the stores bedecked with holiday fare, and this was only October!!! Even the duty free stores at the airport are getting in on the act with Holiday packaging and promotions. Yes, I admit it—I fell into the trap! Who can resist a singing reindeer—especially when the song is in German! And now for Read More

Enterprise Application Players Keep Refining Value Propositions


Because cash-strapped medium companies are looking for better options to traditional application pricing models, SAP and HP have allied to deliver "software as a service" and Oracle/PeopleSoft are also offering hosted solutions, suggesting that "software as a service" are here to stay.

hofa gmbh  Application Players Keep Refining Value Propositions Event Summary Software as a service is experiencing a rebirth. Despite the initial problems the first generation of application service providers (ASP), on-demand availability, appropriate pricing models, and other delivery approaches for enterprise applications are gaining new prominence. Small and medium companies in particular are looking for better alternatives to rigid user licenses, labor-intensive application maintenance, and the Read More