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Measuring the Business Value of IT
Many organizations do a poor job of measuring the business value of their IT investments. Simple financial metrics are not good enough. But there are a number

internal business machines  present value (NPV) , internal rate of return (IRR), or similar metric. While this is certainly an improvement over not measuring anything, exclusively using financial measures has serious flaws: There are too many to choose from. There is a wide variety of financial measures in use today including ROI, NPV, IRR, payback period, and economic value added (EVA) to name a few. The problem is that some of these have multiple interpretations, leading to inconsistency and the sheer number ofen results in Read More...
PPM for Internal Departments
A business practice that assists organizations to align their portfolio of projects with their business strategy. Typically IT departments employ an IT governance framework to ensure that their PPM...
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Case Study: VAI Improves Customer Service with Business Portal
Vormittag Associates, Inc. (VAI) provides enterprise resource planning software and associated services to clients in the manufacturing, wholesale, and retail

internal business machines  can communicate with our internal sales team here at VAI, so if a dealer needs assistance such as marketing literature or advice, they can get that through the portal. Out-of-the-box collaboration capabilities complement custom applications In addition to providing a powerful platform for delivering customized applications, Workplace Services Express comes with a number of portlets for collaboration. We use quite a few of the IBM portlets, explains Endsley. For example, our employees get their e-mail Read More...
Overcoming the Barriers of Stand-alone Business Applications
Small to medium businesses (SMBs) like yours are the lifeblood of the economy. However, you may feel you need an operational boost—one that transforms your

internal business machines  costs, and eliminate high internal IT support costs. Web-based delivery of business solutions proves the most economical in the long run as your business needs grow and change2. Research shows that SaaS deployments are 50% to 90% faster with a total cost of ownership (TCO) five to ten times less expensive than traditional software.3 Cost of ownership can be complex - as it includes far more than just the savings gleaned in original purchase and implementation. It also includes: The time, expense and Read More...
Running and Optimizing the Business of IT: The SAP Best-practices Approach
IT has long been seen as one of the best ways to address the challenges of the business environment. Yet the complexity and rigidity of IT infrastructure keep

internal business machines  from multiple sources, including internal business and IT stakeholders or external stakeholders such as customers or vendors. Ideas and requirements are stored in a centrally accessible repository and made intelligible using classification schemas. Integrated project development features help incorporate cross-functional perspectives, while feasibility assessment tools employ a phase-decision point to help make sure ideas are thoroughly vetted. SAP PD also enables a broad view of the project portfolio Read More...
Comparing the Total Cost of Ownership of Business Intelligence Solutions
For many companies, traditional business intelligence (BI) software is costly and resource-intensive. So are open source alternatives that require significant

internal business machines  given installed software packages), internal encryption and secure certificate management, as well as potential network management (subnet restrictions, etc.). All of these elements are automatically managed and secured within Birst. Backup Management and Disaster Recovery Business intelligence environments are increasingly mission critical. As a result, system failure must be guarded against and recovery time can be important. A proper backup policy must be maintained and managed to ensure the system Read More...
Business Intelligence: Driving Better Business Performance for Companies with Changing Needs
When it comes to acquiring business intelligence, small to medium-sized companies are often at a disadvantage. Compared to larger companies, they may lack the

internal business machines  Intelligence: Driving Better Business Performance for Companies with Changing Needs Business Intelligence: Driving Better Business Performance for Companies with Changing Needs If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. Microsoft business intelligence solutions help you empower users by giving them quick access to relevant structured and non-structured business intelligence information found in systems across the Read More...
BUSINESS FIRST: Business Process Management (BPM) Competitor Analysis Report
Business process management (BPM) defines, enables, and manages the exchange of enterprise information through the semantics of a business process view, which

internal business machines  FIRST: Business Process Management (BPM) Competitor Analysis Report Business process management (BPM) defines, enables, and manages the exchange of enterprise information through the semantics of a business process view, which involves employees, customers, partners, applications, and databases. Read More...
TEC Talks to the Open For Business ProjectFree and Open Source Software Business ModelsPart One: OFBiz
In conversation with the Open For Business (OFBiz) project leader, David Jones, TEC discovers some of the challenges in raising an open source enterprise

internal business machines  own software, software for internal use, or perhaps a product they sell to customers, they will be much more likely to take a look at OFBiz. There is a kind of inherent risk to an open source project that is run by a couple guys; the community is reasonably large . . . and the functionality, especially in certain areas, is pretty mature, but trusting it, even being willing to take a look at it, is not very common for a lot of companies. I think the trust factor is a big deal, and of course part of that Read More...
Business Process Management and Optimization
Business processes are strategic assets. They not only generate revenue, but also represent a significant proportion of operational costs. Managing them

internal business machines  Process Management and Optimization Business processes are strategic assets. They not only generate revenue, but also represent a significant proportion of operational costs. Managing them properly is key to your organization’s success. Find out how business process management and optimization (BPMaO) can help you understand, manage, and improve your business processes in order to deliver value-added products and services to your clients. Read More...
Business Analytics: New Opportunities for the Medium-size Business
New business analytics solutions are bringing large-enterprise solutions and benefits down to the medium-size business’s level. They are exceptionally

internal business machines  Analytics: New Opportunities for the Medium-size Business New business analytics solutions are bringing large-enterprise solutions and benefits down to the medium-size business’s level. They are exceptionally comprehensive but exceptionally customizable to the needs of the individual business, easy to upgrade to target new strategic initiatives, and in tune with customer trends such as social media use. This paper discusses one such effective business analytics solution. Read More...
Business Intelligence for the Small to Medium Sized Business (SMB)
The analytical capability once reserved for large enterprises has now permeated the world of small to medium businesses (SMBs), providing visibility into what

internal business machines  Intelligence for the Small to Medium Sized Business (SMB) The analytical capability once reserved for large enterprises has now permeated the world of small to medium businesses (SMBs), providing visibility into what really matters for these companies. Not surprisingly, there has been a marked uptake in use of business intelligence (BI) solutions in the SMB market over the past year. Follow the road map for SMBs looking to achieve best-in-class performance through BI deployment. Read More...
Business Performance Management Basics: An Overview of Business Performance Management and Its Benefits to the Organization
Business performance management (BPM) includes setting key performance indicators, using data mining to discover data patterns and using software to help drive

internal business machines  Performance Management Basics: An Overview of Business Performance Management and Its Benefits to the Organization Originally published - April 12, 2006 The market uses the terms business performance management (BPM), corporate performance management (CPM), and enterprise performance management (EPM) interchangeably. Vendors and industry analysts use these terms to describe performance management, but essentially they all mean the same thing. BPM represents the next generation of business Read More...
Why Business Intelligence Makes Sense for Midsize Companies: Following the Road Map to Success
Most large enterprises significantly improve their revenue and profitability by deploying business intelligence (BI) technology. But if you are a small or

internal business machines  Business Intelligence Makes Sense for Midsize Companies: Following the Road Map to Success Most large enterprises significantly improve their revenue and profitability by deploying business intelligence (BI) technology. But if you are a small or midsize enterprise (SME) does an investment in BI make sense for you, and how should you deploy the various components of BI technology to achieve success? Read this paper to see how BI can enable your SME organization to grow and profit by leveraging its core s Read More...

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