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Industry Perspectives: Strategic Workforce Management in the Automotive Industry
There’s a buzz in the automotive industry around the concept of “strategic workforce management”—getting the right people, for the right job, at the right time,

industry  Management in the Automotive Industry Vurv Acquires People Business Network. ( Read More ) Taleo Acquires Vurv Technology. ( Read More ) Leading organizations worldwide use Taleo on-demand talent management solutions to assess, acquire, develop, and align their workforce for improved business performance. Source : Taleo Resources Related to Strategic Workforce Management in the Automotive Industry : Workforce Management (Wikipedia) Automotive industry (Wikipedia) Industry Perspectives: Strategic

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industry  Secrets of the WMS Industry Thinking of purchasing a warehouse management system (WMS)? Before you buy, beware—there are some nasty little secrets that WMS vendors don't want you to know about. You can learn all about them in the revealing white paper, The Five Dirty Little Secrets of the WMS Industry . Learn why most WMS solutions restrict or eliminate your ability to differentiate your company's offerings; WMS upgrades can be a nightmare; vendors' ideas of meeting your requirements can result in a Read More

ERP Industry Consolidation: A New Trend or an Ongoing Process?


Although enterprise resource planning (ERP) software industry consolidation is nothing new, the constantly changing market dynamic affects product lifecycles, supportability, and ERP return on investment. In fact, you could say that it both creates new potential and contributes to old problems. Get a handle on what this changing market means for you, with this overview of industry consolidation pros and cons.

industry  Industry Consolidation: A New Trend or an Ongoing Process? ERP Industry Consolidation: A New Trend or an Ongoing Process? If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. VISIBILITY.net is a fully integrated Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution for complex product manufacturers. Source : Visibility Resources Related to ERP Industry Consolidation: A New Trend or an Ongoing Process? : Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Read More

IFS Applications (version 8.0) for ERP for the Mining Industry Certification Report


IFS Applications (v. 8.0) is TEC Certified for online evaluation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions for the mining industry in the ERP Evaluation Center. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations relying on the integrity of TEC research for assistance with their software selection projects. Download this report for product highlights, competitive analysis, product analysis, and in-depth analyst commentary.

industry  ERP for the Mining Industry Certification Report IFS Applications (v. 8.0) is TEC Certified for online evaluation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions for the mining industry in the ERP Evaluation Center. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations relying on the integrity of TEC research for assistance with their software selection projects. Download this report for product highlights, competitive analysis, product analysis, and in-depth analyst commentary. Read More

ERP for the Oil and Gas Industry (Upstream)


The model of ERP systems for the upstream oil and gas sector addresses the particularly specialized business model of this industry. It is common practice for companies, individuals, and government agencies to form partnerships to explore, develop, and share production of oil wells. More often than not, this is a short-term alliance rather than a long-term partnership, and business structuring must therefore be flexible at initial set-up and throughout the lifespan of the venture. This model of ERP systems includes criteria for financials, human resources, production data capture and reporting, maintenance management, and supply chain management (SCM) functionality.

industry  the Oil and Gas Industry (Upstream) The model of ERP systems for the upstream oil and gas sector addresses the particularly specialized business model of this industry. It is common practice for companies, individuals, and government agencies to form partnerships to explore, develop, and share production of oil wells. More often than not, this is a short-term alliance rather than a long-term partnership, and business structuring must therefore be flexible at initial set-up and throughout the lifespan of Read More

Energizing Utilities for the Economic Stimulus Plan: Strategies for Greater Efficiency and Sustainability


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industry  over 25 years managing industry solutions and creating business strategy for utilities deregulation. Aditi Chhaya is a principal in the SAP Value Engineering team, focusing on strategic industries. She concentrates on helping customers develop value-based business strategies, enabled by technology, that align to corporate priorities. Further Reading To learn more about the topics in this paper, please visit www.sap.com/usa/industries/utilities and www.sap.com/usa/industries/utilities/economic_recovery . Read More

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A New Look on the Horizon for TEC


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industry  New Look on the Horizon for TEC A New Look on the Horizon for TEC Montreal, Canada, February 8, 2007 – Enterprise software analyst firm, Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) further assists software purchasers by redesigning its web site to reflect its software selection methodology. Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) has announced that it will be launching its redesigned web site on February 14, 2007. The announcement comes after months of information gathering and a refocus on its core competencies Read More

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industry  of intense research by industry experts and analysts. A white paper should contain useful information to help you as you go forward in your software evaluation. White papers should promote credibility by approaching a problem with objective analysis, and uncovering numerous approaches to this problem. It should then make a strong argument for the solution it presents, allowing you to decide based on the information given. White papers ought to inform, enlighten, and convince you. And the best ones do. Hav Read More

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Technology Evaluation Centers moderates enterprise software sessions at CPA Houston Spring Accounting Expo


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RFID Workbench: Understanding the Basics


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industry  RFID Workbench - Meeting Industry Mandates SEEBURGER B2B Gateway - Platform Support for RFID SEEBURGER Global Offices   SEEBURGER Global Offices North American Headquarters SEEBURGER, Inc 5 Concourse Parkway Suite 2400 Atlanta, Georgia 30328 Phone: 678-904-3300 Fax: 770-604-3885 e-mail: info@seeburger.com www.seeburger.com European Headquarters SEEBURGER AG Edisonstra'ße 1 D-75015 Bretten (near Karlsruhe) Phone + 49 (0) 72 52/96-0 Fax + 49 (0) 72 52/96-2222 info@seeburger.de Asia Pacific Headquarters SE Read More

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