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Enterprise Software News and Analysis for the Week of February 4, 2013.
Read all of this week's industry news on the TEC Blog.

Industry News

CallidusCloud Consolidates Its IT Mishmash in NetSuite OneWorld
"Lower total cost of ownership (TCO) due to the integrated ERP and CRM functionality in NetSuite might have tipped the scale in NetSuite’s favor."
P.J. Jakovljevic, TEC Principal Analyst

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UNIT4 to UK Public Sector ERP Users: Look at Us!
"Government ERP buyers’ unhappiness coincides with a big push to rationalize the sizeable Oracle and SAP ERP estates and to look toward implementing more cost-effective but equally functional cloud-based solutions."
P.J. Jakovljevic, TEC Principal Analyst

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IBM Announces IBM Security Intelligence with Big Data
"The solution aims to provide a comprehensive offering for security analysts to extend their capabilities in detection and prevention."
Jorge García, TEC Senior BI and Data Management Analyst

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New Vendor Data on Software Functionality Available to TEC Members
If you're seeking enterprise resource planning (ERP) software for discrete manufacturing, you need to determine how well your requirements are supported by a vendor's product. Visibility Corporation recently completed TEC's research questionnaire to help you do just that.

Data on Visibility.net is now available in TEC's IT Showcase. Hit the link to:

• compare Visibility.net with other discrete ERP systems,
• download TEC's evaluation report for Visibility.net,
• access Visibility competitor analysis,
• and more.

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Market News

IQMS 2012 Year in Review

PASO ROBLES, CA—February 5, 2013—IQMS, a manufacturing ERP software and MES developer with an ongoing, proactive commitment to its product and relationships, today announced its 2012 year in review. An aggressive development year in nearly every aspect of the company, IQMS experienced its eleventh consecutive year of double-digit growth with an organic increase in revenue of 24 percent over 2011. For more information, please see the full press release.

Sage Announces Availability of Sage 500 ERP 2013

Sage announced the availability of Sage 500 ERP 2013, with new features and enhancements to help customers increase productivity, simplify processes, and reduce costs across their business. Read the full press release here.

Time Is Running Out. Register for the Vendor Shootout for ERP—Miami, FL—February 20-21, 2013

Talk one-on-one with the top ERP software vendors in the industry at the 16th Vendor Shootout for ERP—hosted by the VAR Community and moderated by Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC™).

Date: February 20-21, 2013
Location: Hyatt Regency Miami—Miami, Florida, US
Live demos from: abas ERP, Epicor, Infor ERP Syteline, IQMS EnterpriseIQ, Oracle JD Edwards, Plex Online, Sage ERP X3, and SAP Business ByDesign

Find out More!

It’s a one-of-a-kind opportunity for you and your team to see the best in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software solutions all in one place, all at the same time!

Previous shootout attendees have called it "efficient,” "invaluable,” and "a real time saver!”

For more details, visit the ERP VENDOR SHOOTOUT Web site.

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