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Case Study: Agitar Technologies


Agitar provides Java testing solutions to its customers around in the world in various industries. Agitar has been using a network licensing platform since 2004, and now offers floating licenses from a re-distributed server, with stand-alone license server or embedded options. Unlike other license servers that can’t be embedded, there’s no separate licensing process. Learn how this benefits Agitar—and its customers.

silicon biztech  in the heart of Silicon Valley. We develop and market software license management solutions that are relied on by software vendors and hardware / software systems vendors in a wide range of industries and market segments. Our solutions are particularly suited to agile companies with complex licensing requirements. Agilis Software LLC 5201 Great America Parkway, Suite 320 Santa Clara CA95054 USA URL: www.agilis-sw.com Email: sales@agilis-sw.com Tel.: (408) 404 8480 Searches related to Case Study: Agitar Read More

Cloud ERP’s Plex Has Record 2013, Aims Higher for 2014


Plex reported another record year in 2013, adding 59 new customers and growing to nearly 400 corporate clients representing more than 1,100 manufacturing production operations worldwide (in more than 20 countries). P.J. Jakovljevic takes a look back at 2013 and ahead for 2014 for the cloud-based ERP provider.

silicon biztech  yourself-up-by-your-bootstraps mentality to a Silicon Valley-crazy-money mentality when it comes to spending. It has also been a wrenching move from largely customer-driven product development (for a fee) to a more strategically driven development (roadmap-based). Plex cannot move completely away from customer-paid development, as there will always be a need for it. It is more about balancing it, and allowing customers to choose and wait if something is on the product roadmap, or pay if they want it Read More

Interview with Karl Fogel of Subversion and CollabNet


Karl Fogel is a founding developer of the Subversion project and is employed by CollabNet. In the following interview, Karl covers key social aspects of coordinating developers as well as the difficulties and advantages of managing an open source, distributed development project.

silicon biztech  just hold it in Silicon Valley every year because a lot of our developers are in the UK and Europe. We even have one guy in a little cabin on a hilltop in Taiwan somewhere. How do you keep people interested now that they are working on the project and it''s well-established? How do you keep people from getting bored? Part of what I do is try to figure out what is making each developer tick. There are some people who are really about maintenance and fixing bugs and they''re not interested in new feature Read More

Identix Leads Biometric Authentication


Perhaps the most exciting product released at last Comdex, was the Identix DFR-300 Fingerprint Scanner. Implemented in Compaq, Dell, and Toshiba laptops, the hardware fingerprint scanners are packaged with BioLogon™ for Windows 2000™ and features biometric identification and authentication, BIOS level security, single sign-on and multi-factor security.

silicon biztech  information and even identity. Silicon technology, capable of producing sensors even smaller than Identix'' DFR300, may eclipse optical technology if higher material costs and electro magnetic discharge (EMD) interference can be resolved for capacitive sensors. In light of this potential competition, Identix is already aligned with silicon technology through its relationship with Infineon, under which Infineon uses BioLogon for enterprise authentication using its silicon chip sensors. For Identix to Read More

Has Consolidation Made the PLM Market More Agile? Part Three: Challenges and User Recommendations


Even if Agile continues to deliver superior products, its competition against single-vendor, pre-integrated ERP suite products will force Agile to aggressively differentiate the depth of their PLM expertise and further drive industry specialization.

silicon biztech  Still, although Agile''s flamboyant Silicon Valley supply chain collaboration culture will clash with Eigner''s German engineering ethos, these differences should not threaten the merger since the companies have common business goals, complementary strengths, and both have demonstrated an ability to solve real problems. At the same time that Agile is integrating Eigner into its business, Agile does not appear to have completed its acquisition strategy. Agile will likely acquire additional products to Read More

Enterprise Software Trends: A Look Back at 2012


Here’s what TEC analysts have to say about some of the more significant enterprise software developments of 2012. Aleksey Osintsev, TEC Research Analyst, on cloud ERP: For the ERP software space, 2012 was a year of extensive appraisal of the suitability of cloud-based ERP software to the manufacturing industry. The software-as-a-service (SaaS) concept is being clarified, and lessons are being

silicon biztech  bandied about by the Silicon Valley crowd. The biggest players in the IT business now fully support the cloud movement: SAP, Microsoft, IBM, and Oracle have announced large cloud initiatives. Almost every major business and financial journal ran stories and created focused content on cloud computing. Finally, millennials have been overheard saying that they''re walking under an iCloud! P.J. Jakovljevic, TEC Principal Analyst, on SAP HANA: SAP HANA''s early success is the most newsworthy development of Read More

Razorfish Wants to Get its Name Out on Broadband


Razorfish is positioned to expand, but at what price? Razorfish faces challenges in organization, image, and perceived capabilities. How well Razorfish succeeds in overcoming these challenges will determine how much it will grasp the very lucrative opportunities of the DBSP market.

silicon biztech  hard - particularly in silicon alley/valley locations - and hiring has to be directed at similar-culture organizations such as Cambridge Technology Partners. SAPIENT is not as similar in terms of culture to Razorfish, and hence Razorfish''s headhunters do not generally target its employees. According to Razorfish, many consultants come from the Big Five looking for more exciting work and larger pieces of monetary return from smaller dot-com organizations. However, this also makes them the target for Read More

ROI for RFID: A Case Study Part Two: Implementation and Results


If companies are to find value in radio frequency identification (RFID), they need to view this technology as more than eliminating the scanning gun from the barcode equation. Companies considering implementing RFID must think beyond the confines of the four walls of the plant and factory in order to take full advantage the benefits that this type of technology has to offer. However, as is with any emerging technology, the bottom line is to only implement RFID when the ROI justifies it.

silicon biztech  a recent industry study, silicon chips currently represent 6080 percent of the total cost of a RFID tag. While the cost of RFID chips are declining from the current 30 to 70 (USD) levels, until the price hits the forecasted 5 (USD) per chip, RFID implementation projects for early adopters may require a major financial commitment and a large slice of an IT department''s budget pie. If companies are to find value in RFID, they need to view this technology as more than eliminating the scanning gun from the Read More

NetSuite OpenAir Is TEC Certified for PPM for PSA Evaluation


OpenAir by NetSuite is now TEC certified in the project portfolio management and professional services automation software space. TEC's Ted Rohm takes a look at NetSuite OpenAir's user experience, created with users in professional services organizations in mind, and other graphical and interactive elements that make OpenAir stand out in the PPM for PSA software space.

silicon biztech  software space. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, with offices throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, and Australia, NetSuite is a leading vendor of cloud professional services automation (PSA) solutions and enterprise-class cloud financial/enterprise resource planning (ERP) suites for organizations of all sizes, from small companies to a growing number of large organizations. NetSuite purchased the OpenAir solution in 2008 to accelerate its support of the professional services vertical Read More

Saba People 2013-Of Learning & Development Cloud Platform


I must admit that I was pleasantly surprised by the energy and mood permeating the Saba People 2013 event. I had expected a somber mood in light of the founder and chief executive officer (CEO) Bobby Yazdani’s ousting on Friday, on the very eve of the conference. Indeed, how often does a CEO (willingly or not) step down on the eve of an important annual user conference? This issue was briefly

silicon biztech  were all invented in Silicon Valley. The change in CEO is expected to mediate Saba’s transformation as well as that of its customers. After all, Saba’s party line is that it “enables organizations to transform the traditional data-driven approach to HR [human resources] and map its people processes to support business activities that enhance brand awareness, improve customer service and, ultimately, increase competitive advantage, and revenue.” The auditing and the U.S. SEC revenue restatement Read More

How to Overcome the Limits of Enterprise Software


Is your enterprise software really making you more competitive? After all, for years you’ve had to make expensive trade-offs between application dependability and manageability—and the sheer computing power required to deliver effortless scalability simply didn’t exist. However, a new type of software environment is successfully and cost-effectively meeting the requirements of today’s most demanding applications.

silicon biztech  rather is in small silicon in large volumes. Application fabric software makes available to all companies what Google has built for itself - a real-time grid that delivers not only effortless scalability, but also virtualization, fault tolerance and automated management. Together, these capabilities enable a new level of business agility, where the limits of a company''s success are bounded only by the limits of that company''s creativity and follow-through. About Appistry Appistry is the leading provider Read More

NetSuite Is TEC Certified for ERP for Services Evaluation


NetSuite ERP is now TEC certified in the enterprise resource planning (ERP) for services software space. TEC's Ted Rohm gives you the benefits of NetSuite ERP for services organizations, and shares the main enhancements of the redesign of NetSuite ERP's user interface in Version 4, release 2. Read up on progressive disclosure and other features that make NetSuite ERP a solid solution for the services industry.

silicon biztech  software space. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, with offices throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, and Australia, NetSuite provides cloud professional services automation (PSA) solutions and enterprise-class cloud financial/ERP suites for organizations of all sizes, from small companies to a growing number of large organizations. NetSuite ERP targets key vertical markets, including services, and is ranked the #1 cloud ERP solution in each of these markets. NetSuite is able to lead in each Read More

Are PLM and Global Sourcing Related? Duh, And How! (Part II)


Part I of this blog post analyzed the white paper entitled "Manufacturing Outsourcing: Seven Common Pitfalls to Avoid" , authored by Symphony Consulting and Arena Solutions. It also established an intrinsic connection with product lifecycle management (PLM) software technology as a global sourcing collaboration enabler. Indeed, several macroeconomic trends seem to be helping the PLM market

silicon biztech  Symphony Consulting is a Silicon Valley-based company that provides strategic supply chain, procurement, and manufacturing outsourcing expertise to help high-tech companies reach their financial and operational goals. Symphony''s strategic consulting services and in-depth training workshops on advanced supply chain methodologies aim to show companies how to enhance revenue potential, increase profitability, and reduce inventory liability. While the company can help with remedying all of the seven Read More

Case Study: Silicon Valley Sports Entertainment




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NetSuite OpenAir Now TEC Certified PPM for PSA Solution


TEC is pleased to announce that NetSuite OpenAir is now TEC Certified for product portfolio management for professional services automation (PPM for PSA) under TEC’s Project and Process Management Evaluation Center. To obtain TEC certification, NetSuite completed TEC’s detailed research questionnaire and went through a formal comprehensive demonstration of OpenAir with TEC analysts.

silicon biztech  NetSuite is headquartered in Silicon Valley, with offices throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, and Australia. NetSuite also provides enterprise-class cloud financial/ERP suites for mid-sized organizations and divisions of large enterprises. NetSuite’s solutions for professional services are used in more than 1,500 professional services organizations worldwide. You can see TEC’s complete profile for NetSuite here (click for a larger image). OpenAir provides all the key functionality Read More