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Legal ASP Persists


In May 2000, TEC reviewed the web site for ASPORA, an ASP aimed at the Legal Community and found it wanting in substance. This is a revisit to that web site at the company’s invitation.

press brake  Analyst, prompted by a press release, reviewed a new ASP solution aimed at helping law firms and corporate legal departments work more efficiently. The idea of an ASP (application service provider) serving law firms and corporate counsel nationwide looked really good. According to the press release, ASPORA, provides the U.S. legal market with integrated high-end applications and services via a common web browser. The ASPORA site, however, was all sizzle, flashy graphics and little information. (See It''s Read More

Microsoft Acquires MarketingPilot


Microsoft has acquired the marketing automation software company MarketingPilot. According to the press release, the new acquisition will be integrated into the Microsoft Dynamics CRM suite. MarketingPilot specialized in software that addresses marketing management demands ranging from insight into customer needs to automation of multi-channel marketing campaigns. MarketingPilot appears to provide

press brake  . According to the press release, the new acquisition will be integrated into the Microsoft Dynamics CRM suite. MarketingPilot specialized in software that addresses marketing management demands ranging from insight into customer needs to automation of multi-channel marketing campaigns. MarketingPilot appears to provide strong analytics capabilities that can reveal the return on marketing investment for each campaign. This appears to be the key motivation for the acquisition. As more and more customer Read More

TEC Joins Forces with EOH Technology Consulting to Assist Businesses Matching Software Choices to Strategic Requirements


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press brake  Centers (TEC) ( www.TechnologyEvaluation.com/press ), the first web-native technology research enterprise. The new alliance will provide customer-centric, locally focused, value-added business solutions for those seeking IT and ERP functional and technical expertise. This will be supported by impartial, analyst-vetted software selection assessments. According to Harvard Business Review, 20% of IT investments made this year became “shelf ware”. Gartner says that approximately 70% of IT projects Read More

HP Claims Autonomy Misrepresented Itself


Woe is HP. The company recently made headlines with news that its Autonomy division, which sells a number of products for enterprise content management (ECM), search and discovery, customer experience management, and more, misrepresented its financial situation to get itself acquired by HP. Indeed, HP says its pain from this misreprentation comes to about $5 billion (USD). In a press

press brake  billion (USD). In a press release HP said: HP is extremely disappointed to find that some former members of Autonomy’s management team used accounting improprieties, misrepresentations and disclosure failures to inflate the underlying financial metrics of the company, prior to Autonomy’s acquisition by HP. These efforts appear to have been a willful effort to mislead investors and potential buyers, and severely impacted HP management’s ability to fairly value Autonomy at the time of the deal. We Read More

C2C Announces In-cloud Delivery for ArchiveOne Enterprise


C2C Systems has announced a cloud option for ArchiveOne Enterprise, its e-mail archiving and management platform. The offering includes centralized support for private and hybrid cloud storage services. E-mail archiving retains a central function within organizations, with effects on aspects of business ranging from decision making and data management to litigation and legal discovery. As most

press brake  by the cloud, the press release states, The ArchiveOne Enterprise model minimizes cloud security concerns by giving IT control over the software implementation and access. Read More

MC Press Online


MC Press Online is a publisher of education and training materials, including books and articles. Articles and code libraries are available on the company’s website, along with a buyer’s guide that lists industry products and services.

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TEC Industry Watch: Enterprise Software News for the Week of May 21st, 2012


SOFTWARE SELECTED, IMPLEMENTED, AND PUT TO GOOD USEHorticultural tools distribution business goes live with Sage ERP X3 Industry tags: wholesale and retail trade "The 127-year-old company A.M. Leonard, which currently operates mostly via catalog and Internet commerce, selected Sage ERP X3 to replace its aged legacy system. The Sage product was chosen mainly because of its rich functionality and

press brake  software for distribution now! Press release Pinnacle Oil selects Deacom ERP for its operations Industry tags: manufacturing Pinnacle Oil, a manufacturer and packager of lubricant products, has chosen Deacom to provide a single system to replace a variety of applications currently in use, such as CRM, inventory management, EDI, production scheduling, and dock scheduling. Deacom ERP supports all the company’s requirements and provides the desired reporting and data visibility and extraction Read More

Follett Announces Joint Destiny 10.5, FollettShelf, and Follett Digital Reader


Follett School and Library Group today released three applications that will improve the reading experience of Follett eBooks. Destiny 10.5, FollettShelf, and Follett Digital Reader will allow Follett clients to easily access Follett eBooks via computer, laptops, notebooks, tablets, and smartphones. According to the press release, Follett's intention is to encourage readers to engage with digital

press brake  smartphones. According to the press release, Follett''s intention is to encourage readers to engage with digital books as well as to transition toward digital learning. FollettShelf integrates with Follett''s Destiny platform (which includes Destiny Library Manager, Destiny Textbook Manager, and Destiny Asset Manager). Read More

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SAP Powers CRM With HANA


At CeBIT 2013, in Hanover, Germany, SAP made public that its SAP Customer Relationship Management (SAP CRM) application is now powered by the SAP HANA platform. Made available to SAP employees, the solution facilitates real-time access to business-critical data. According to the press release, the migration of a business-critical CRM system to SAP CRM powered by SAP HANA was done in 2.5 months

press brake  data. According to the press release, the migration of a business-critical CRM system to SAP CRM powered by SAP HANA was done in 2.5 months. Thus, SAP itself became the first customer to go live with the new solution. SAP''s in-memory computing and SAP HANA have been expected to change the face of business, especially in terms of how information is made available and how different processes can be made more efficient. Processes that benefit from the capabilities of SAP HANA may range from business Read More

Marketo Launches New Component of the Marketing Nation


The marketing automation provider Marketo introduces Marketo Program Exchange, a new addition to its Marketing Nation platform. Marketing Nation is a free-of-charge network that can be joined by any Marketo customer. Marketo Program Exchange provides users with access to a pre-built marketing programs library. These templates have been created and deemed as best-of-breed by Marketo customers

press brake  by Marketo customers. The press release states that the templates were verified and optimized based on the experience of 21,000 users who engaged with them. The members of the network can either use the existing content or further develop it. With this offering, Marketo acknowledges the importance of a collective that includes its customers as active contributors to product and service development. So far, more than 2,000 companies have joined the Marketo network. Read More

A Couple of "Five Procurement Commandments" in a Down Economy


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press brake  white papers , vendors'' press releases (PR) can range from blatant bragging about the latest-and-greatest product capabilities (and other marketing fluff ) to tastefully asserting competence and educating the market about specific issues. One example of the latter would be Emptoris '' April 2008 PR on the findings   of a panel of financial and procurement experts that have worked and consulted with leading Fortune 1000 companies. These experts offered their advice to chief procurement officers (CPOs) Read More

New Release of KANA's LAGAN Enterprise Customer Service Suite for Public Sector


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press brake  public sector organizations. The press release underlines three major additions as well as a number of enhancements. LAGAN Knowledge Management —introduces a new knowledge platform, user interface, and search tool. LAGAN Employee Mobile— allows public sector workers to easily view, accept, update, and close cases while in the field. The application uses responsive design, which adapts screen size to accommodate smartphones and tablet devices. LAGAN Web Self-Service —provides 24/7 year-round online Read More

Recognition for IP Telephony Open Source Style


I've seen a lot of press about the open source telephony system, Asterisk. Although I haven't worked in the telephony world for some time, I remember what it was like administering those systems years ago in a midsize company that handled large event ticket sales. We ran some systems on OS/2 and for larger ACD call center requirements, Unix. These were not inexpensive systems. If I go to

press brake  seen a lot of press about the open source telephony system, Asterisk . Although I haven''t worked in the telephony world for some time, I remember what it was like administering those systems years ago in a midsize company that handled large event ticket sales. We ran some systems on OS/2 and for larger ACD call center requirements, Unix. These were not inexpensive systems. If I go to AsteriskNOW.org, now I can download a specialized Linux distribution that installs as an easy-to-set-up PBX system. Since T Read More

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