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Making the Right Decisions with SCOR
In the relentless search for ever-improving returns on investment and market competitiveness, some of the world’s biggest corporations are applying a model

make informed investment decisions  delivery performance and can make informed decisions on how and where this can be improved. The Key to Success Few companies can resist the clear benefits that desktop access to SCOR metrics can provide. Once it has achieved full management buy-in and support, it is important to move quickly to get a solution within a reasonable time frame. It is also important to concentrate on making successive quality enhancements to the source data to ensure the steady improvement of the overall system. Companies Read More
How Instant, Accurate Information Can Drive Your Competitive Edge
To make timely, well-informed decisions, you need just that: time and information. This means having fast access to accurate information from every department

make informed investment decisions  up-to-date and accessible. Moreover, make sure that business users are provided with easy and flexible reporting tools, so truly informed deci- sions don''t rely on IT for one-off special reports. Instead of scrambling to piece together outdated information in reactive crisis-management mode, you can make proactive decisions based on visibility into every department, into past perfor- mance, and into future projections. Information visibility enables both big- picture strategic thinking and fast-action Read More
Planning and Forecasting: Use Continuous Planning and Rolling Forecasts to Support Adaptive Management
Change may be the only constant in business. But why do so many companies lock themselves into a rigid system of annual plans, budgets, and targets that make

make informed investment decisions  and opportunities, and then make rapid, informed decisions to stay ahead of the competition INTRODUCTION The typical CFO presides over a performance management system involving plans, targets, and resources that are negotiated, annual, and fixed. Such systems were designed for stable trading environments in which manufacturing firms could invest and plan with confidence. But not only has the manufacturing sector shrunk dramatically as a proportion of economic activity (now less than 20 percent of total Read More
The Need for Investment in Enterprise Innovation: Part One
Manufacturers throughout the world are scrambling to respond to ever-changing economic conditions, increasing (or at least fluctuating) material costs, and

make informed investment decisions  particular a capacity to make fast and informed adjustments to strategic plans and continually reorder operational priorities to align with external factors and changes. Innovation is increasingly viewed as a principal lever for improving business value and has been touted as the key tenet of long-term business viability. It is difficult to refute General Electric CEO Jeffrey Immelt’s observation a decade or so ago that “innovation is necessary to avoid commodity hell.” Innovation Hurdles But Read More
Engineering Change Management 2.0: Better Business Decisions from Intelligent Change Management
Traditionally, change management in product development and engineering has been viewed as a way to control cost and improve efficiencies. But companies are

make informed investment decisions  processes allow companies to make more informed decisions and approach change with greater consideration of the overall implications of the proposed change. These companies take into account a greater number of factors when making a change (Table 4). Table 4: Criteria Considered in Change Impact Analysis Criteria Best -in-Class Industry Average Laggard Impact on product requirements 82% 61% 45% Change in manufacturing tooling / equipment 94% 70% 60% Current supply / purchase orders 65% 54% 35% Current Read More
Document Management Return on Investment Analysis
Find out how a document management system (DMS) can generate a significant return on investment (ROI) for small to midsized businesses (SMBs). The changes in

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Business Analytics and the Path to Better Decisions
We live in an era of the “intelligent economy.” Organizations are recognizing the need for better intelligence about their business. But how far have we come

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Building the Path to Better Profits: Implementing ERP Technology to Successfully Achieve Return on Investment
When it comes to software implementations, organizations large and small share common goals of rapid deployment and return on investment. Unlike large

make informed investment decisions  sheer power, small businesses make up an enormous force in the world. The US Small Business Administration estimates that in 2005, there were 25.8 million businesses in the United States. Of those, 99.9 percent were SMBs, which the government defines as companies with fewer than 500 employees. In the EU, the European Network for SME Research (ENSI) also reports 99.9 percent of EU businesses as falling into the SMB category. Together, small and mid-sized businesses contribute 60 percent of the world''s Read More
Executive Decisions for Using IT Outsourcing, Hosted Systems, and Enterprise System Management
Information technology (IT) executives are beginning to seriously re-evaluate their highly hyped, service-oriented architectures (SOA) strategies—and

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Productivity or Pain: Measuring the Value of Mobile Investment
Most organizations have already taken steps to extend IT access to employees in remote locations. The questions is, should they continue to extend this process

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Supply Chain Decisions - Make Sure You Understand the Dollars and Sense Part Two: The Impact on Real Costs
High-level strategic decisions often have multiple, cascading cost impacts. The reaction of the costs to changes in the supply chain system is not predictable

make informed investment decisions  Chain Decisions - Make Sure You Understand the Dollars and Sense Part Two: The Impact on Real Costs Analyzing the Real Costs Most supply chain optimization models focus on optimizing supply chain. Frequently, though, the costs used in supply chain models are standard costs, averaged costs or cost penalties . While these costs act as good guidelines for tactical decisions, they are not appropriate for strategic decisions because they often lead to incorrect conclusions. There is an inherent challenge Read More
A Guide to Decisions in Automating HR & Payroll Functions
HR automation ranges from simple spreadsheet-based solutions to complex enterprise-wide solutions that automate every single process of the HR function—and can

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SAP Announces Investment in Catalyst International
ERP giant SAP AG announced on September 1 that it had acquired nearly a 10% stake in warehouse management system (WMS) vendor, Catalyst International Inc.

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Sun to Make Solaris Source Code Available
Sun Microsystems Inc. plans to make the source code of its Solaris operating system freely available to the public.

make informed investment decisions  to Make Solaris Source Code Available Sun to Make Solaris Source Code Available R.A. Krause - October 6th, 1999 Event Summary October 1, 1999 Sun Microsystems Inc., in a major shift, plans to make the source code of its Solaris operating system freely available to the public in an attempt to parallel the success of the popular Linux operating system. (Sun''s complete product line of servers and workstations run on Solaris, its version of the Unix operating system.) Sun is not going to give away Solaris, Read More
Selecting ERP Software for Make-to-Order Companies
But here''s a practical guide for selecting an ERP system for MTO, or engineer-to-order manufacturing environments that will give you all the funct...

make informed investment decisions  Companies Make-to-order (MTO) manufacturers make common mistakes when selecting an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system—and many end up with software that won''t do the job. But here''s a practical guide for selecting an ERP system for MTO, or engineer-to-order (ETO) manufacturing environments that will give you all the functionality you need. It''s a sensible four-step approach that takes into account the exacting needs and special challenges that MTO/ETO manufacturers face. And it ensures you Read More

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