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   Friday October 1, 2010 | Spotlight on Social Media | Vol.3 Issue 115
Getting Your Voice Heard in the Noisy World of Social Media

In the noisy—and getting noisier—realm of social media, is the answer to being heard simply to shout louder? Tempting as that may be, TEC Analyst Gabriel Gheorghiu says "hold on a minute—here's what really works if you want to get noticed" amidst the ever present hubbub and marketing clutter of Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn, and others.

Combine Facebook-type updates with social media concepts, apply them to commercial activities—and you get Salesforce.com's Chatter. Learn how one leading vendor is using the concepts behind social networking to help drive enhanced business efficiency and collaboration in this special three-part report from TEC Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic.

Do You Want Your Apps to Talk Back to You (as a Chatterbox)? - Part 1

Do You Want Your App to Talk Back to You (as a Chatterbox)? - Part 2

Do You Want Your App to Talk Back to You (as a Chatterbox)? - Part 3

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8th ERP Vendor Shootout - Dallas TX (US) 6-7 October, 2010

The ERP Vendor Shootout, hosted by the value-added reseller (VAR) community and moderated by Technology Evaluation Centers, is a one-of-a-kind opportunity for midsize enterprises to see the best enterprise software solutions in the world, all in one place, all at the same time. Geared toward enterprise resource planning (ERP) selection teams and decision makers for companies with manufacturing, distribution, or project-oriented requirements, the ERP Vendor Shootout is ideal for businesses that are budgeting for ERP software or currently evaluating ERP solutions.

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Join ABAS on October 13, 2010 in Budapest and meet CEOs and key users from international companies who have successfully implemented abas ERP in multiple countries. Participate in a “lessons learned” session focusing on budget, increased revenues, and creating a global value stream for your business. Key speakers include Wolfgang Plasser, CEO of Pankl Racing Systems AG; and Zsolt Szalay, Managing Director of Prestige Products Hungary Kft.

Pankl Racing Systems, a global player with worldwide subsidiaries in Austria, UK, USA, Slovakia, and Japan, specializes in developing and manufacturing engine and drivetrain components for racing cars, high performance vehicles, and the aerospace industry.

Prestige Products Hungary specializes in the distribution of selective and semi-selective cosmetics, and is a member of the GLAMOUR Group, a leader in the lifestyle segment of semi-selective fragrances.
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