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Usability Still a Problem for ERP Users

Software usability is important, and today's app-heavy market is rewarding companies that get it right—except in the ERP world. According to ERP analyst Aleksey Osintsev, a lot of ERP vendors still treat usability as an afterthought, and whether they realize it or not, customers are paying the price. Today Aleksey walks you through some common ERP usability issues. Read Aleksey's blog post.


Show Me, Don't Sell Me

Speaking of usability, let's say your company is replacing a software package that you spend your whole day using. What's your day going to look like? Finding out without scheduling a days-long demo can be difficult. But smart vendors take the time to make it easy by providing short videos of their solutions in action. Head over to our blog to find out why that's a win for you and for the vendors. Read the blog post.


The Power of Analytics Maturity: Achieve Better Business Outcomes by Raising your Analytics Quotient

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Read about the technologies in IBM's comprehensive, unified business analytics system and how they work together to help organizations grow in analytics maturity—that is, their ability to use analytics to improve business outcomes.

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Compare ERP Software

Use TEC Advisor online to compare enterprise resource planning (ERP) software solutions for Mixed-Mode Manufacturing, according to your organization's characteristics and needs. It's free, fast, and easy—and you'll see the results immediately.

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Market News

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December 10, 2012, 1 pm EST | Online
Sponsored by Omnivex

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In this live interactive Web cast, you'll learn how digital signage can help you:

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16th Vendor Shootout for ERP

View live scripted demonstrations from software industry leaders, including: Oracle, Infor, Epicor, IQMS, SAP, Microsoft Dynamics, ABAS, Plex, Sage, and others.

Focus: Manufacturing and Distribution
Where: Miami, FL, USA
When: February 20-21, 2013

Why you should attend:
  • Jumpstart your evaluation and selection project by comparing up to nine ERP
    solutions in just two days
  • Evaluate your existing software against top industry players
  • Get up close and personal with a selection of the best solutions in the marketplace
  • Get an expert perspective from Technology Evaluation Centers

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To Upgrade or Not to Upgrade? The Symptoms and Costs of an Outdated ERP Solution

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Mobile Access Security & Management

Uncomplicating Unified Communications for SMBs

Settling the VoIP Debate: Hosted VoIP vs. VoIP PBX

The Power of Analytics Maturity: Achieve Better Business Outcomes by Raising Your Analytics Quotient

Selecting ERP for Engineer-to-order Manufacturing

Key Challenges Facing Consumer Packaged Goods Manufacturers and What They Must Do To Survive


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16th Vendor Shootout for ERP | February 20-21, 2013


About Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC)

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helps private- and public-sector organizations choose the best enterprise software
solutions for their unique business needs—quickly, impartially, and cost-effectively.
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