> search for

Featured Documents related to »  prediction

Demand Management
Start evaluating software now

 Security code
Already have a TEC account? Sign in here.
Don't have a TEC account? Register here.

Documents related to » prediction

Should interBiz Mean Intelligence And Prediction Beyond ERP?
Although interBiz has spouted an interesting value proposition to many enterprise applications users, the company still has to address some potential stumbling

prediction  interBiz Mean Intelligence And Prediction Beyond ERP? Should interBiz Mean Intelligence And Prediction Beyond ERP? P.J. Jakovljevic - December 6, 2001 Event Summary  In October and November, interBiz , the eBusiness applications division of Computer Associates International, Inc. (NYSE: CA), expanded its back-office solutions with the announcement of product enhancements and a free benchmarking service. The announcements were: A free benchmarking service for businesses in durable goods industries Read More...
Wrapping Up FOSS Predictions for 2010 with a Look Back
I love end of year predictions. Whether they''re right or wrong is one thing, but it''s valuable to imagine various scenarios of what might happen. Taking the

prediction  to make a 2010 prediction about Free and Open Source Software (FOSS). I do, however, want to share some stats about demand trends for enterprise FOSS platforms between 2008 and 2009. I want to see how those jibe with predictions from some other analysts. And maybe, if you squint real hard at the changes between the ''08 and ''09 stats, you’ll get some ideas about what will happen in 2010. A little googling turns up evidence and arguments demonstrating that much of the fear, uncertainty, and doubt (FUD) Read More...
Identifying the ROI of a Software Application for SCM Part 2: We Are Looking for the Vendor To Tell Us
Managers weighing an investment in software for supply chain face pressure to be right. Looking for a precise calculation of ROI often results in making an

prediction  certain laws about a prediction of ROI will forever hold true… the prediction will always be wrong the prediction will always change for as long as the analysis continues someone is going to be held accountable for the prediction - Just give us the bottom line! The reactions of some decision-makers to each of the four challenges that are listed above provide a convenient outline for exploring a more thoughtful and strategic approach to evaluating a potential investment in supply chain management Read More...
Should interBiz Mean Intelligence And Prediction Beyond ERP? - Part 2: Challenges and Market Impact
InterBiz remains one of the most widely used of the upper-mid-range ERP vendors. It has done much to rejuvenate its acquired enterprise applications arsenal

prediction  interBiz Mean Intelligence And Prediction Beyond ERP? - Part 2: Challenges and Market Impact Should Should interBiz Mean Intelligence And Prediction Beyond ERP? Part 2: Challenges and Market Impact P.J. Jakovljevic - December 10, 2001 Event Summary  In October and November, interBiz, the eBusiness applications division of Computer Associates International, Inc. (NYSE: CA), expanded its back-office solutions with the announcement of product enhancements and a free benchmarking service. The announcements Read More...
Case Study: Peerless Pump
Peerless Pump has been designing, engineering, and manufacturing pumps for more than 80 years. The company was basing component stock levels on historical data,

prediction  Forecasting , Estimation , Prediction , Accuracy Method , Business Forecasting , Econometric Forecasting , Economic Forecasting , Forecasting Adjustment . Peerless Pump has been designing, engineering and manufacturing pumps for more than 80 years. Although its first pumps were used to irrigate orange groves in California, its pumps today are used for a wide spectrum of applications across the globe. Some of the tallest skyscrapers in the world rely on Peerless Pump for fire protection including the Read More...
The Theory of Constraints Enters the Lean Manufacturing Arena
Lean principles are difficult to employ in complex environments, but materials requirement planning has well-known limitations. The theory of constraints, which

prediction  widely divergent, causing the prediction of kanban sizes to be impractical and temporary, or wandering bottlenecks to appear all over the shop floor. Indeed, where the order mix changes or not all resources are dedicated to lean flow manufacturing, then kanban sizes must continuously be reevaluated. In these situations, a theory of constraints (TOC) approach is often more appropriate. Introducing TOC TOC is an alternative production scheduling and control mechanism that is also pull oriented, and that Read More...
SmartOps Steps Out in to the Cloud SCM
SmartOps Corporation is a quiet provider of supply chain planning (SCP) solutions that right-size inventory and capture more sales (by way of managing demand

prediction  capture of demand trends, prediction of forecasts and sales order bias, and recognition of demand patterns to increase forecast accuracy at the level of granularity required for supply chain planning and execution. EDS is designed to work with demand signals within the enterprise as well as external signals such as downstream point of sale (POS) data contained in Demand Signal Repositories (DSR). The offering helps improve performance of traditional time-series based forecasting systems that focus on Read More...
Predictive Analytics; the Future of Business Intelligence
Business intelligence (BI) is evolving as it grows in popularity. Within BI, there is a shift from traditional analytics to predictive analytics, and predictive

prediction  mining concerned with the prediction of future probabilities and trends. Predictive analytics is used to automatically analyze large amounts of data with different variables; it includes clustering, decision trees, market basket analysis, regression modeling, neural nets, genetic algorithms, text mining, hypothesis testing, decision analytics, and more. The core element of predictive analytics is the predictor, a variable that can be measured for an individual or entity to predict future behavior. For exa Read More...
Future Compatible
Companies contemplating upgrading or replacing their enterprise resource planning systems should evaluate whether the change will be compatible with future ERP

prediction  to the following Gartner prediction. The need to support collaborative business processes will cause some enterprises to perform an ERP migration simply to achieve ERP II capabilities. —Gartner [Research Note COM-18-7378] Conclusion Upgrading an existing ERP system for the sole purpose of remaining on a supported version may not be strategically prudent, particularly if the new version does not enable an organization to embrace ERP II deployment strategies in the future. In this situation a user Read More...
Data Mining: The Brains Behind eCRM
Data mining has emerged from obscure beginnings in artificial intelligence to become a viable and increasingly popular tool for putting data to work. Data

prediction  to create models for prediction and identification. In contrast to supervised learning, unsupervised learning constructs data mining models independent of any supplied performance criteria. The algorithm that creates these models searches through a large collection of input data and finds relationships on its own without requiring the user to supply an expected output. In our dog training analogy, this would be equivalent to shouting a series of commands at Fido and letting him decide how to respond. Read More...
MAPICS Reports Solid Profitability Despite Dismal Fiscal 1999 4% Growth
On October 27, MAPICS, Inc. reported revenues and net income for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended September 30, 1999. For fiscal 1999, total revenues

prediction  contrary, it reinforces the prediction we outlined in our research note on MAPICS in October 1999 (See TEC Technology Research Note: MAPICS: Will Customer Satisfaction be Enough? , October 1st, 1999), where we predicted a significant decrease in MAPICS'' growth rate and revenues. Nevertheless, MAPICS'' management deserves commendation for making prudent product development moves, while maintaining profitability during very challenging times (See Charts). We regard the recently delivered products and Read More...
Enterprise Impact Simulation An IT Revolution In The Making
The IT industry is ripe for a revolution. For years the IT executive’s job has been to give the business units the tools they need to run the business. Today,

prediction  step to simulation and prediction is a very short one. For years you have asked for facts and predictions. Who uses this data? What will it cost to modify the system? How long will it take? Who will be impacted? Simple questions. In return, you received complicated answers. Instead of facts you get feelings. Answers typically include phrases that hedge the facts; phrases like we think it will cost about or it will probably take around The reason for this hedging is simple. Nobody really knows. Nobody Read More...
Finding Your Way Around E-commerce
Breaking into E-commerce can have you going in circles. This document provides an E-Commerce Roadmap to both prepare you for your trip and keep you from bumping

prediction  to get a reliable prediction for the load it''s going to carry. What you can be sure of is that once an E-commerce site goes up, any little glitch is going to cause palpitations in the executive suite. So you need to look at fault-tolerant or redundant hardware solutions. Mail Servers: A mail server is software, and you probably have one already for corporate e-mail. But E-commerce can inflate both the magnitude of e-mail and the functionality needed from the server, so it''s not safe to assume that the sol Read More...

Recent Searches
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Others