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SCM in a New Flavor: Real Time and Demand Driven


To meet the needs of a demand driven market, Apptricity is leveraging service oriented architecture to deploy and integrate modules.

new demand generation roi  in a New Flavor: Real Time and Demand Driven Introduction The current market is becoming more demand-driven and the need for real time decision support capabilities in the supply chain is inevitable. As a result, service oriented vendors are emerging. They are developing solutions through next generation applications with customization, workflow, extensible markup language (XML), and third-party integrated software that is embedded in their applications. These vendors have a greater, real time, Read More

Leveraging A Demand-Driven Manufacturing Model to Enhance Profitability


Successful demand-driven fulfillment manufacturing, include optimal channel and customer relationships, informed on-line buying and selling, order fulfillment, and integrated operational infrastructures. Manufacturers need to overcome challenges to demand-driven fulfillment by implementing a system that supports flexibility, openness, visibility, planning, e-commerce, collaboration, and integration where the ultimate objective is to minimize waste and optimize resources.

new demand generation roi  during the implementation of new software. For example, the SYSPRO STARS (Structured Technique to Achieve a Rapid Solution) Implementation Methodology provides a structured, business-centric vehicle to guide implementers in all aspects of the implementation of SYSPRO software. But, more importantly, it provides a framework by which business practices can be examined and re-energized to maximize overall operational effi ciency - the fi rst step in executing a successful lean manufacturing and demand-driv Read More

The New and the Noteworthy: 2008 Vendor Wrap-up


2008 seemed to be the year for mergers and acquisitions (M@As) in the world of enterprise software—with companies like Oracle picking up Primavera Software’s project and portfolio management (PPM) offering, and Symantec grabbing up MessageLab’s messaging and web security offering. But it was also a year for some software firms to see their latest solutions shine. With 2008 nearing its end

new demand generation roi  New and the Noteworthy: 2008 Vendor Wrap-up 2008 seemed to be the year for mergers and acquisitions (M&As) in the world of enterprise software—with companies like Oracle picking up Primavera Software’s project and portfolio management (PPM) offering, and Symantec grabbing up MessageLab’s messaging and web security offering. But it was also a year for some software firms to see their latest solutions shine. With 2008 nearing its end, Technology Evaluation Center’s (TEC’s) research analyst team Read More

Epicor Conducts Its Own ROI Acquisition Rationale Part Two: Market Impact


Given Epicor's ordeal of the past and the fact that divesting several lateral products in 2001 will have greatly helped it achieve some much needed stability nowadays, one could wonder about the wisdom of the renewed Epicor’s appetite for acquisitions.

new demand generation roi  first delivered on the new roadmap with the recent announcements that its Vista 6.0 and Vantage 6.0 enterprise systems now share that common platform, with UIs and workflows tailored to the markets they serve (see Epicor Reaches Better Vista From This Vantage Point ), without much vocal reference to Avant product line. Nevertheless, internally and tacitly to the market, Epicor has developed a product strategy for Avant that describes how the product fits into the Sonoma strategy as well as the plans to co Read More

QAD On-demand: Performance Made Responsive


Manufacturers today face increasing pressures to boost revenues and secure profitability. But for them to realize the full financial value of these initiatives, they must invest in a system that can quickly and easily implement or consolidate core business applications. With QAD on-demand, businesses can reduce IT complexity and costs with simplified deployment options and complete application management alternatives.

new demand generation roi  and the acquisition of new business ventures. Realizing the full inancial value of these initiatives requires the ability to quickly and easily implement or consolidate core business applications. Speedy deployment, simpliied implementation options and complete application management alternatives are critical to remain agile and competitive in today?s global market. QAD On Demand simpliies the deployment and management of QAD Enterprise Applications, giving global manufacturers the means to quickly Read More

Enterprise On-Demand CRM Comparison Guide


This guide provides a feature list comparison of 12 on-demand CRM products for businesses.

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Next-generation Tool for Software Comparison Hits the Web


TEC has just released the second generation of its flagship software comparison tool, eBestMatch, which allows users to compare enterprise software side-by-side, down to the minutest level of detail. This version (see below to find out how to snag a free trial) provides immediate user responsiveness, giving you the feeling you’re leveraging a slick desktop app rather than a Web page.

new demand generation roi  revamped reports and fresh new graph preview formats. These new features go a long way toward reducing the sheer intimidation factor of sifting thousands of selection criteria through the often murky quagmire of products swamping the market today. Although eBestMatch is only available for the Discrete ERP Evaluation Center for now, TEC will roll out other knowledge bases (and languages) over the next few weeks. How to Get Your Free Trial of eBestMatch.NET For all those Dads who, like me, have had to Read More

Collaborative Demand Planning


In theory, demand planning is the foundation for profitable operations. But in practice, it is often a difficult endeavor. Accuracy can fluctuate wildly, and companies tend to react to inaccuracies with new investments in technology, processes, and people. However, new investments do not guarantee better forecasts. There are often fundamental issues that need to be addressed before achieving positive results.

new demand generation roi  react to inaccuracies with new investments in technology, processes, and people. However, new investments do not guarantee better forecasts. There are often fundamental issues that need to be addressed before achieving positive results. Read More

Quality of Service for Next-generation Voice Over IP Networks


In order to support the requirements of voice deployments, next-generation networks must be capable of supporting a service equivalent to the existing public switched telephone network (PSTN), in terms of reliability. Furthermore, these networks must be capable of carrying voice services even under heavy load, while maintaining the integrity of the voice calls, under even the most extreme circumstances.

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Attaining Real Time, On-demand Information Data: Contemporary Business Intelligence Tools


Demand for instant access to dispersed information is being met by vendors offering enterprise business intelligence tools and suites. Portlet standardization, enterprise information integration, and corporate performance management are among the proposed solutions, but do they really deliver real time information?

new demand generation roi  (LOB). The introduction of new data generating technologies, such as radio-frequency identification (RFID), will only accelerate this growth and the subsequent need for real time BI. Traditional BI systems use a large volume of static data that has been extracted, cleansed, and loaded into a data warehouse (DW) to produce reports and analyses. However, the need is not just reporting, since users need business monitoring, analysis, and an understanding of why things are happening. The demand for instant, Read More

The Benefits of Next-generation ERP


Rapid changes in the market and in customer needs mean small to medium businesses (SMBs) must work harder to stay competitive. Setting and achieving goals in this economic environment is increasingly difficult. Upgrading to a next-generation enterprise resource planning (ERP) can be a way to manage change—and even benefit from it. Learn more about how to customize an on-demand ERP solution that’s right for you.

new demand generation roi  about business processes, about new ways of interacting with ERP through visualization, and about a different kind of collaborative relationship between companies. Invest as you need and extend as you grow – On Demand Unity on Demand (UOD) is an excellent implementation of the ‘on Demand’ philosophy and the optimal solution for Today’s business world. Flexible and modular licensing options allow companies to invest little at startup without compromising for the scalability. Additional functions Read More

SAP Tackles Real-time Demand Sensing


SAP has announced the general availability of the SAP Enterprise Demand Sensing application, with new capabilities to improve companies’ demand management and business planning processes. The idea is to transform supply chains to become demand-driven or even market-driven, whereby supply chain professionals and their marketing counterparts can work more closely together. Capabilities within the

new demand generation roi  Demand Sensing application , with new capabilities to improve companies’ demand management and business planning processes. The idea is to transform supply chains to become demand-driven or even market-driven, whereby supply chain professionals and their marketing counterparts can work more closely together. Capabilities within the SAP Enterprise Demand Sensing application improve the quality of demand forecasts within the short-term horizon in order to help reduce stock-outs and expediting costs and Read More

IFS Packages Analytics for Power Generation


IFS has launched plug-and-play version of a corporate performance management (CPM) solution for companies in the power generation industry. IFS CPM is an analytics platform that gives enterprises a visual, top-down perspective of processes and performance.

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UNIT4 Launches Cloud ERP for New-generation Users


UNIT4, a provider of enterprise software that accommodates business change, has launched the next-generation version of its Agresso enterprise resource planning (ERP) suite for people-centric businesses, called Milestone 4. The Agresso ERP suite now provides new social and mobile technologies with for a new-generation workforce. These four—social, mobile, analytics, and cloud—touchstones are a significant departure from traditionally rigid ERP systems.

new demand generation roi  suite now also combines new social and mobile technologies with user-led design input for a new-generation workforce (see Figure 1). These four—social, mobile, analytics, and cloud—touchstones are a significant departure from traditionally rigid ERP systems. Agresso Milestone 4 is available via public or private cloud deployment, so users can choose where and how data is situated and delivered. Figure 1   Agresso Milestone 4 is aimed at global people-centric service businesses, which typically have Read More

New Chatter Mobile from Salesforce


Salesforce.com announced the new Salesforce Chatter Mobile, including options to edit records, view dashboards, and take business actions. The new actions in Chatter Mobile are fully customizable. Editing: Users can edit records (i.e. account and sales opportunity information, customer cases, marketing campaigns or any other type of information in Salesforce) in real time and from

new demand generation roi  from Salesforce Salesforce.com  announced the new Salesforce Chatter Mobile , including options to edit records, view dashboards, and take business actions. The new actions in Chatter Mobile are fully customizable. Editing: Users can edit records (i.e. account and sales opportunity information, customer cases, marketing campaigns or any other type of information in Salesforce) in real time and from anywhere. Dashboards: Depending on the job they hold (i.e. customer support, marketing, sales), users Read More