Because today?s IT budgets are under increasing scrutiny and business requirements have become more complex, buyers of business intelligence (BI) solutions must evaluate total cost of ownership (TCO). The BI architecture can be an asset to IT departments, meeting a range of user needs while minimizing the amount of IT maintenance and administration. Learn more about how to do TCO analysis of a BI system?before you buy.
Related to Enterprise Business: Business Intelligence (BI), Business Performance Management (BPM), Data Management and Analysis, Decision Making, Software Selection, Total Cost Analysis (TCO), Microstrategy, Inc.
If you are thinking of investing in a voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) business phone system, you can avoid most of the pitfalls by choosing both your system and your provider wisely. This guide provides reviews on the leading five phone system brands in each category. You?ll be able to see the differences between on-premise and hosted solutions, and get some help choosing the best phone system for your company.
Related to Enterprise Business: IP Telephony/Voice over IP (VoIP), Telephony, CompareBusinessProducts.com
This case study covers why a sporting goods and apparel manufacturer's selection team chose to purchase and implement the Made2Manage? Enterprise Business System from Made2Manage Systems.
Related to Enterprise Business: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Consona, Apparel Manufacturing, Management of Companies and Enterprises, Manufacturing, Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
Most enterprise business processes span both old and new applications, and cannot be effectively tested without changing tools.
Related to Enterprise Business: Testing, Worksoft, Management of Companies and Enterprises
Jasper Seating, an Indiana (US)-based manufacturer of wood furniture products, faced intense pressure from Asian imports, rising raw material prices, and a shortage of skilled labor. But the company achieved significant business improvements after implementing the Made2Manage Enterprise Business System in 2003. These results included expansion into new markets, and a 25 percent increase in revenue over a two-year period.
Related to Enterprise Business: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Inventory Management, Consona/Made2Manage Systems, Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing, Management of Companies and Enterprises
However, an enterprise business processes, including its analysis and management tools, often fail to keep up with those changes.
Related to Enterprise Business: Database Management System (DBMS), Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), Relativity Technologies Inc.
No enterprise is an island. Your company is a link in the business-to-business (B2B) supply chain. Thus, a seamless and efficient supply chain is a critical factor in your success?but you need to design a supply chain that focuses on demand, supply, and service to provide competitive differentiation in the marketplace. Learn how to strive for the perfect order and improve order accuracy with a business process solution.
Related to Enterprise Business: Business Process Management, Business-to-Business Web Sales, Collaborative Planning and Scheduling (CPS), Order Management, Supply Chain Management (SCM), Trading Partner Management, Inovis
Implementing enterprise software solutions raises numerous obstacles, which can all be attributed to a single cause: users are unable to properly use the software. This is because users grapple with barrages of training methodologies and approaches for each new application. The solution may be a 'universal adapter,' a synchronized learning content development platform for a wide range of enterprise applications.
Related to Enterprise Business: Learning Content Management System (LCMS), Software Migration, Technology Tools and Methods, onDemand Software, Management of Companies and Enterprises
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.
Related to Enterprise Business: Emulation and Virtualization, Grid and Utility Computing, Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), Appistry
Today?s data transmission departments are battling for budget and relevance. Moving files and ensuring delivery is getting tougher every day. To successfully deliver data to an increasing number of target platforms and meet rising customer expectations, leading companies are adopting service-oriented architectures (SOAs) and upgrading their file transfer departments into data transmission services. Find out more.
Related to Enterprise Business: Best Practices, Consulting and Services, Data Entry, Database Administration, Database Migration and Conversion, File Management, File Transfer Server (S/FTP), IT Infrastructure, Managed Data Network Services, Managed Electronic Transaction Services, Migration and Version Maintenance Services, Network Management, Return on Investment (ROI), Security, Server, Service Level Agreement (SLA) Management, Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), Web Server Management, Sterling Commerce, an AT&T company
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.
Related to Enterprise Business: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), IT Infrastructure, Software Selection, IFS, Management of Companies and Enterprises
Based in Cleveland, Ohio (US), Fuserashi International Technology, Inc. is a manufacturer of precision nuts, bushings, inner metals, piston blanks, and specialty cold-formed steel products. The company achieved significant return on investment within the first two years of using the Made2Manage Enterprise Business System. In fact, as revenue climbed, F.I.T. made a name for itself as a quality benchmark leader.
Related to Enterprise Business: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Inventory Management, Supply Chain Management (SCM), Consona/Made2Manage Systems, Management of Companies and Enterprises
Business intelligence (BI) is not only an imperative for big companies. Growing and midsized organizations also require visibility into all aspects of the business for their day-to-day decision-making, with accurate, reliable, and up-to-date information. We outline the issues, business ramifications, and solutions for the BI requirements of growing companies.
Related to Enterprise Business: Business Intelligence (BI), Business Performance Management (BPM), NetSuite
Today, central issues of human-centric BPM are the defining topics of the market arena, and BPM Suites are expected to add value through description, execution, and continuous improvement of an enterprise business processes.
Related to Enterprise Business: Business Process Management, Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), Whitestein Technologies AG.
Resources Related to From Quickbooks to ERP: A Roadmap for Growing Small Businesses : Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) (Wikipedia) From Quickbooks to ERP: A Roadmap for Growing Small Businesses ERP is also known as : erp , enterprise business software , enterprise management software , enterprise resource planning , enterprise resource planning erp
Related to Enterprise Business: Accounting and Financial Management, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Inventory Management, Management Practices, Project Accounting, Small Business Accounting, Spreadsheet, Supply Chain Management (SCM), Everest Software Inc.