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Rimini Street: Third-party ERP Support Is an Idea Whose Time Has Come


What has made Rimini Street a leader in the third-party enterprise software service and maintenance (S&M) cottage industry? TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic offers up some reasons and speaks with Rimini Street’s senior VP Dave Rowe on the company’s winning product and service line capabilities and future moves, and gets Dave’s interesting perspective on the need for and explosive growth of third-party support.

rimini street  Come What has made Rimini Street a leader in the third-party enterprise software service and maintenance (S&M) cottage industry? TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic offers up some reasons and speaks with Rimini Street’s senior VP Dave Rowe on the company’s winning product and service line capabilities and future moves, and gets Dave’s interesting perspective on the need for and explosive growth of third-party support. Read More

Infor Strikes Again (at Long Last): Getting “Soft” While Flexing Its Muscles? - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series analyzed Infor’s latest acquisition of SoftBrands Inc., a company with a somewhat complicated history and lineage, and formerly called Fourth Shift and AremisSoft. The post concluded that, from a higher level overview, Infor has a good synergistic opportunity with the SoftBrands Hospitality solutions but some serious tweaking to do with the SoftBrands Manufacturing

rimini street  and maintenance providers like Rimini Street , netCustomer , Spinnaker , Eclipse Total Solutions (ETS) , etc., seem to be having a ball recently, especially in this economy. The main premise of these providers is at least 50 percent cheaper service compared to those of the original vendor. For more information on Rimini Street, as the most established and vocal third-party service provider, see TEC ’s previous article, “Latest Developments for a Vendor-neutral Third-party Support and Maintenance Read More

Rimini Street: The End of Full-price Software Maintenance Is Here!


In a recent press release, Rimini Street boldly declared the end of full-price software maintenance. The vocal and upbeat third-party software maintenance provider for various popular SAP and Oracle enterprise systems believes that a tipping point has finally been reached in the market for annual maintenance (certainly, the public cloud enterprise software providers have long been preaching even

rimini street  recent press release , Rimini Street boldly declared the end of full-price software maintenance. The vocal and upbeat third-party software maintenance provider for various popular SAP and Oracle enterprise systems believes that a tipping point has finally been reached in the market for annual maintenance (certainly, the public cloud enterprise software providers have long been preaching even the outright elimination of maintenance expenses in their deployment model, but the focus here is on on-premises Read More

Is There a Street Corner for a Vendor-neutral Third Party Support and Maintenance Provider?


Although Rimini Street's client base is still budding, the third party provider of support and maintenance has been quite bullish, owing to the accelerating demand for its service lines; healthy win ratios; and solid execution of its aggressive business plan.

rimini street  to the likes of Rimini Street ( http://www.riministreet.com ). Such third party S&M providers are enabling, at this stage, mostly some of the disconcerted Siebel , PeopleSoft , and JD Edwards licensees that want to improve the return on their existing software investments through alternative support programs. These programs promise to significantly reduce annual support fees while eliminating forced upgrades, delivering services not available with standard vendor support, and guaranteeing a much better Read More

Color Spot Nurseries Expands SAP Footprint with Rimini Street


Third-party software service and maintenance providers continue to peel off lucrative maintenance contracts from large vendors one customer at a time. Color Spot Nurseries has been successfully expanding its SAP footprint while leveraging Rimini Street Inc. for maintenance and support. Rimini Street is a leading third-party maintenance and support provider for enterprise software, including SAP’s

rimini street  Expands SAP Footprint with Rimini Street Third-party software service and maintenance providers continue to peel off lucrative maintenance contracts from large vendors one customer at a time. Color Spot Nurseries has been  successfully expanding  its SAP footprint while leveraging Rimini Street Inc. for maintenance and support. Rimini Street is a leading third-party maintenance and support provider for enterprise software, including SAP’s Business Suite and BusinessObjects software and Oracle ’s Read More

City of Winnipeg Selects KANA to Mobilize Citizen-centric Government


In addition to the KANA Express announcement, another major announcement was made at the recently held KANA Connections 2012 conference. This time the customer is from the public sector, for which KANA offers the Lagan suite of products, including Lagan Express, based on Trinicom’s technology for midsize organizations. The city of Winnipeg (Canada) has selected the brand new Lagan Mobile

rimini street  of Winnipeg Selects KANA to Mobilize Citizen-centric Government In addition to the KANA Express announcement , another major announcement was made at the recently held KANA Connections 2012 conference. This time the customer is from the public sector, for which KANA offers the Lagan suite of products, including Lagan Express, based on Trinicom’s technology for midsize organizations. The city of Winnipeg (Canada) has selected the brand new Lagan Mobile application for citizens , offering residents Read More

Experience Montreal While at the TEC Vendor Challenge, III


This is the third in a series of posts highlighting the best of Montreal, location of the upcoming TEC Vendor Challenge – ERP for Distribution.The Plateau is the hippest, edgiest, and artiest area of Montreal, and quite possibly all of Canada! Historically a working class neighborhood and predominantly French, it took on a bohemian cachet in recent decades and is now thoroughly gentrified

rimini street  Montreal While at the TEC Vendor Challenge, III This is the third in a series of posts highlighting the best of Montreal, location of the upcoming TEC Vendor Challenge – ERP for Distribution . The Plateau is the hippest, edgiest, and artiest area of Montreal, and quite possibly all of Canada! Historically a working class neighborhood and predominantly French, it took on a bohemian cachet in recent decades and is now thoroughly gentrified. Victorian row houses with exterior staircases, French Read More

Lasership.com Looks To Descartes For Same-Day Delivery Help


LaserShip.com, a nationwide online network of independent same-day delivery companies in the U.S., has licensed Descartes’ DeliveryNet solution for transportation and logistics to enable the distribution of e-commerce purchases to businesses and consumers.

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How Detrimental Can a 2nd-In-Charge’s Departure Be?


In an unusually terse press release from June 30, Oracle Corporation, one of the largest providers of software for e-business, announced that Ray Lane was leaving his post as Oracle's President and COO.

rimini street  Detrimental Can a 2nd-In-Charge’s Departure Be? How Detrimental Can a 2nd-In-Charge''s Departure Be? P.J. Jakovljevic - August 10, 2000 Event Summary In an unusually terse press release on June 30, Oracle Corporation, one of the largest providers of software for e-business, announced that Ray Lane was leaving his post as Oracle''s President and Chief Operating Officer. Lane remains on the Oracle board of directors. Oracle Chairman and CEO, Larry Ellison, thanked Ray for his contributions to Oracle Read More

"Out of Touch" ERP Vendors Means Third-party Support Is Here to Stay


In the mid-2000s there was a beginning of public discussions and a surge in market awareness about support @ maintenance (S@M) alternatives for users of enterprise applications. Companies in the market for enterprise software S@M services, like nearly every other market in the world, has responded to monopolistic-like pricing and profit margins by seeking choice. Enterprise software licensees now

rimini street  On the other hand, Rimini Street and Spinnaker Support have been doing quite well. For example, in mid July 2012, Rimini Street announced healthy Q2 2012 results that were the ninth consecutive quarter of record-breaking growth numbers. With the strongest second quarter sales performance in the company history, the results continue to demonstrate the market''s acceleration towards Rimini Street''s proven third-party support model. A few highlights from Rimini’s quarter are as follows: $10.5 million in Q2 Read More

Oracle Flying High on Q3 Report: Is Gold All That Glitters?


On March 15, shares of Oracle surged after the company plowed past Wall Street estimates and reported strong database software sales fueling a solid third-quarter profit. However, Oracle has also confirmed that it is refocusing its European applications division and has hinted that it may reduce the unit's workforce.

rimini street  Flying High on Q3 Report: Is Gold All That Glitters? Oracle Flying High on Q3 Report: Is Gold All That Glitters? P.J. Jakovljevic - April 24th, 2000 Event Summary On March 15, shares of Oracle surged after the company plowed past Wall Street estimates and reported strong database software sales fueling a solid third-quarter profit. Shortly after the opening bell, Oracle shares jumped $3.69, or nearly 5 percent, to $80.69, on heavy volume of 12.7 million shares. The company also got an early boost Read More

i2 Bleeds In Shark-Infested Waters


What a difference a year makes. Two months after the Nike debacle, more than a dozen class action lawsuits for securities fraud are now pending in federal and state courts. Will the SCM vendor find a safe harbor, sink to the bottom, or tread water through 2001?

rimini street  Bleeds In Shark-Infested Waters i2 Bleeds In Shark-Infested Waters S. McVey - May 8, 2001 Event Summary i2 Technologies deflated investor confidence last month when it announced lower than expected first quarter earnings. The once infallible vendor of supply chain management solutions warned the Street that pro forma earnings would miss the projected $0.04 per share by two cents. License revenues of $211.1 million fell from an all-time high of $244 million in the fourth quarter of 2000 while services Read More

Productivity for Software Estimators


Presently, software estimation is considered to be an art rather than a science. At the heart of this perception is the lack of understanding of the concept of "productivity." This article attempts to provide insight into the concept of productivity.

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Aviso Brings Predictive Science to Sales Forecasting


Aviso recently introduced Aviso Insights, a solution that arms sales teams with predictive tools to meet and exceed quarterly targets. Using machine learning and portfolio management frameworks that Wall Street experts use, the goal is to enable sales, finance, and business leaders at any time to confidently report on the current state of business.

rimini street  Brings Predictive Science to Sales Forecasting Aviso recently introduced Aviso Insights , a solution that arms sales teams with predictive tools to meet and exceed quarterly targets. Using machine learning and portfolio management frameworks that Wall Street experts use, the goal is to enable sales, finance, and business leaders at any time to confidently report on the current state of business.   Sales forecasting is the most important process in a sales organization, yet traditionally it has been Read More