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Business Case - J.E. Mondou


Learn how JE Mondou Ltd., a 33-store, Montreal-based pet food and accessory chain updated its retail IT system with a cost-effective, end-to-end ERP solution from Microsoft.

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The retail experience is no longer limited to the showroom due to mobile and Web sales, social media, and complex pricing, among other considerations. Read TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic’s article and see how Microsoft’s recently released end-to-end retail solution, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Retail, with new point of sale and multi-channel management capabilities can help retailers run their entire business.

tco rms  total cost of ownership (TCO). Separate from functionality, Microsoft Dynamics AX for Retail is the most widely available global end-to-end retail solution on the market. While SAP and Oracle continue pull back from certain markets such as Brazil and India with their POS solutions—due to the challenges in localization and lack of adoption—Microsoft continues to expand its presence end-to-end. This gives multinational companies the chance to have consistency and drive more value from their existing IT Read More

Microsoft Retail Systems


Microsoft Point of Sale and Microsoft Retail Management System provide a complete point of purchase solution suite for small and midsize specialty retail businesses. Released in 2005, Microsoft Point of Sale has enabled Microsoft to further penetrate the retail market.

tco rms  $443.82 (USD) while QuickBooks'' TCO is $539.00 (USD) for an unlimited number of support calls. Based on the scenario mentioned above, Microsoft POS is approximately 55.5 percent of the list price and QuickBooks Point of Sale is 67.4 percent. In this scenario, Microsoft is less expensive. However, if a retailer needs more than six support calls, it becomes more expensive than its competitor. This is where retailers need to anticipate the number of calls they might require. With all the decisions that Read More

Evaluating the Total Cost of Network Ownership


The upfront expenses of a network comprise only 19% of the total cost. The remaining 81% can sneak up on bank management, often unaware of some subtle TCO factors

tco rms  unaware of some subtle TCO factors. Direct, Budgeted Costs Budgeted costs are usually two-fold. They primarily consist of expenditures directly related to computing, like hardware and software. The second component of direct costs is labor, including Help Desk and technical personnel. Bank management should budget for costs of all IS professionals directly managing and supporting the network, in addition to outsourced management and maintenance fees. On the support end, costs can be broken into Operations Read More

Business Case - Metro Canada Logistics


Metro Canada Logistics, a third party provider of warehousing, transporatation, and related logistics services streamlines accounting processes with the help of Microsoft Business Solutions Great Plains.

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The Case Against Modifying Your Enterprise Software


Consider the case of two hypothetical companies—Company A and Company Z—each using an identical enterprise software package delivering identical core functionality. Company A has the same number of users, but the total cost of ownership (TCO) experienced by Company Z is about twice the TCO enjoyed by Company A. Why? We explain.

tco rms  is about twice the TCO enjoyed by Company A. How could this be the case? The answer is simple. Company A chose to implement their software as-is – without modifications. Now let us define our terms. Modification is not the same as customization. A modern, flexible enterprise application suite should be easily customizable to cater to most business needs and tailor the user experience – without altering the underlying code or business logic. Modification implies actually altering the code and business Read More

Why Midsize Companies Need Business Intelligence Solutions in This Uncertain Economy


In today’s economy, executives face declining revenues and tough cost-cutting decisions. However, cost reductions alone are not enough to survive, especially for midsize companies, which often lack the resources needed to sustain a market downturn. Yet midsize companies can be much more agile—if they have the right information. Discover how you can improve performance with a business intelligence (BI) solution.

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Enabling Technologies for Power and Cooling


In stark contrast to a few years ago, IT executives now rank power and cooling among their top concerns. As IT continues to support more servers, power and cooling have become limiting factors to the number of data center servers. However, there is a solution. Blade server thermal technology optimizes power and cooling while improving energy monitoring—real benefits that reduce the overall IT total cost of ownership (TCO).

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Lotus Notes R5 ~ A Breath of Fresh Air


Lotus Notes has just surpassed the 50,000,000-installed base mark, giving Microsoft’s Exchange server a good “run for the money”.

tco rms  still has the highest TCO of the big three collaborative messaging systems, although it contains more functionality than Exchange or GroupWise. Estimated TCO per seat of R5 is approximately $160 per year as opposed to Exchange''s TCO of approximately $65 per seat. Vendor Recommendations Stabilize Solaris Release Add Administration console to Linux Release Lower TCO through an initial lower cost coupled with pre-packaged computer based training Make the AS/400 more appealing to Administrators through specia Read More

Choosing a Solution for Web Filtering: Software, Appliance, Managed Service?


There are three types of web security solutions: software-based, appliance-based, and managed services. Each needs to be evaluated against several key buying criteria, including the accuracy of threat protection, ease of installation and use, and total cost of ownership (TCO). Learn about the benefits of each category, and how they deal with all manner of web-borne security threats, including inappropriate use of the Web.

tco rms  for business. For instance, TCO is significantly higher than initial purchase price and installation/maintenance will require substantial, ongoing commitment of in-house resources. Managed services, on the other hand, offer valuable benefits: lower TCO, minimal commitment of in-house resources, and constant, uninterrupted protection against inappropriate web use and the increasing threat posed by web-born viruses and spyware. MessageLabs is a global leader in managed web security services. Providing a sol Read More

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tco rms  in addressing the customer’s TCO and time to market requirements effectively by utilizing the global delivery model. Our solutions & services aim at creating eco-friendly computing environment in alignment with ‘green IT’ and ‘responsive enterprise’ enablement. Read More

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Many one enterprise resource planning (ERP) providers adopt an approach of "less functionality equals less complexity" when going downmarket to address the needs of midsize companies. However, this approach often leads to scenarios where the "right stuff" is missing. Customers must augment functionality via customizations or by buying additional products, both of which raise TCO. This briefing describes the attributes and qualities of one ERP solution that make low TCO a reality.

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While mobility has been a key factor behind the consumerization of IT in the enterprise, it has created a new set of security challenges in the workplace. Read this research with IT decision makers from the various departments across the UK public sector to understand the challenges they are encountering in the face of compliance, control, cost, and consumerization, and to gain best-practice lessons in mobile enterprise management.

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tco rms  total cost of ownership (TCO), you''ll find out what you need to do to make your selection process a success. Don''t risk getting bogged down in a long, expensive implementation. Download your free PDF copy of 10 Golden Rules for Choosing an ERP System today.   For assistance, please contact customer service. Hours: 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM EST. Phone: +1 514-954-3665, ext.367. Read More