The threats faced by small to medium businesses (SMBs) are multidimensional and must be handled differently from big enterprises, given the smaller number of personnel dedicated to look after them. The ideal security software for SMBs looking to protect their information systems would be the combination of antivirus, antispam, and content security solutions, combined with a powerful network firewall. Find out why it works.
Related to Small and Medium Businesses: Access Control, Content Filtering, Firewall, Internet Monitoring, Network Management, Network Monitoring, Network Security Monitoring, Security, Site Usage Analysis, Spyware Detection and Removal, Virus Protection, Vulnerability Scanning and Assessment, MicroWorld Technologies, Inc., Finance and Insurance, Manufacturing, Retail Trade
Most businesses recognize the strategic importance of customer relationship management (CRM), but some small to medium businesses (SMBs) continue to use basic contact managers or simple spreadsheets to track customers, manage leads, and collaborate on sales. Achieving great results requires more than just installing CRM software. Learn how assessing your business?s CRM maturity level can help build your road map to success.
Related to Small and Medium Businesses: Channel Management, Communications, Infrastructure, and Transportation Planning, Contact Management (CM), Customer Needs/Requirements Management (CNM), Customer References, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Customer Service and Support, IT Infrastructure, Legacy, Networking, Operating System, Sales Force Automation (SFA), Maximizer Software, Finance and Insurance, Information, Manufacturing
Oracle Hyperion BI and EPM solutions for small and medium businesses
Related to Small and Medium Businesses: Accounting and Financial Management, Best Practices, Business Intelligence (BI), Business Performance Management (BPM), Business Process Management, Communications, Infrastructure, and Transportation Planning, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Customer Service and Support, Data Management and Analysis, Database Management System (DBMS), Enterprise Performance Management (EPM)/Balanced Scorecard, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), IT Solutions Architecture, Management Practices, Marketing Automation, Office Application and Automation, Project Portfolio Management (PPM), Software Selection, Statistical Data Analysis, Supply Chain Management (SCM), Systems Integration, Technology Tools and Methods, Oracle | Hyperion, Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services, Finance and Insurance, Health Care and Social Assistance, Manufacturing, Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services, Public Administration, Retail Trade
name = TEC_WP; Out-of-the-Box Integration by Cabinet NG (CNG) --> Email this to a friend View More Related Papers Receive White Paper Updates White Paper Description Is it is possible for small and medium businesses (SMBs)
Related to Small and Medium Businesses: Content Integration, Data and Application Distribution, Data Warehousing, Document Management, Electronic Distribution and Storage, Enterprise Application Integration (EAI), IT Infrastructure, Middleware, Systems Integration, Cabinet NG (CNG)
Small and medium businesses (SMBs) face many time-consuming tasks when looking for a Web presence, especially if they don?t maintain in-house resources to manage their Web servers. Managed hosting services provide a coordinated, comprehensive solution for SMBs. Discover how managed hosting services can help SMBs tackle these tasks and reduce costs while maintaining reliability, uptime, and security.
Related to Small and Medium Businesses: Hosting Services, IT Monitoring and Management, Managed Intranet and Internet Services, Managed Service Provider (MSP), Networking, Web Deployment, Web Server, Web Server Management, Aplus.net
Traditionally, implementation time, user skill set requirements, data management complexity, and deployment costs have presented major barriers to business intelligence (BI) adoption in small to medium businesses (SMBs). Now, several new BI solutions are targeted at SMBs?but are these offerings geared for customers with limited IT resources and inexperienced users? Find out what you need to know about BI deployment in SMBs.
Related to Small and Medium Businesses: Business Intelligence (BI), Data Management and Analysis, Database Management System (DBMS), Database Planning and Implementation, SAP
For business everywhere, the growth in the Internet has resulted in an enormous challenge to effectively and affordably manage, store, and archive digital files. In small to medium businesses (SMBs), solutions to store and manage digital files are often on a PC server or external hard drive?which can limit growth. SMBs should look for a storage and file management solution that allows for incremental growth. Find out why.
Related to Small and Medium Businesses: File Management, Network Management, Remote Access, Server, Storage Area Network (SAN), Streaming Media, Synology America Corp
New Avenue Solutions is a consultant for small to medium businesses (SMBs) in network setup and installation, security, data backup, and more. As part of New Avenue?s service offering, it rents rack space in a data warehouse to manage customers? network and backup solutions. As storage demands grew, transfer rates slowed, and maintenance became increasingly time consuming. Learn how New Avenue overcame the problems.
Related to Small and Medium Businesses: Backup (Software and Processes), Consulting and Services, Data Replication and Mirroring, Data Warehouse, Database Administration, Desktop Management, Electronic Distribution and Storage, File Management, Hard Drive, Managed Data Network Services, Network, Network Management, Operations Planning, Remote Access, Remote Administration, Reselling, SAN/NAS/RAID, Server, Storage Area Network (SAN), Storage Management, Streaming Media, Synology America Corp
Many small to medium businesses (SMBs) do not have experience with software as a service (SaaS), but are looking to adopt SaaS solutions soon. According to studies, 2009 will be the tipping point, with a majority of companies aiming to adopt SaaS this year. But these companies must be cautious, as the old rules for on-premise software analysis and purchase don?t apply. Discover the new rigorous criteria you should use.
Related to Small and Medium Businesses: Consulting and Services, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Decision Making, Hosting Services, Knowledge Management and Collaboration, Learning and Education, Office Application and Automation, Project and Process Management, Software Selection, HyperOffice
name = TEC_WP; Hosted Hosting: Should Service Providers Go Hosted? by Gecad Technologies --> Email this to a friend View More Related Papers Receive White Paper Updates White Paper Description Hosted services can offer a sound solution for small and medium businesses requiring safe and reasonably priced platforms.
Related to Small and Medium Businesses: Consulting and Services, Hosting Services, IT Infrastructure, Mail Server, Managed Intranet and Internet Services, Server, Gecad Technologies
Enterprise resource planning (ERP) is more than a necessary infrastructure that forms the transactional system of record upon which a business is based. ERP is also the potential source of cost savings and operational improvements. It is also a serious undertaking. This Aberdeen report serves as a roadmap for small to medium businesses (SMBs) to realize the maximum return on investment (ROI) from ERP implementations.
Related to Small and Medium Businesses: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), SAP
Small to medium businesses (SMBs) are focusing on growth strategies and customer service?sometimes balancing between the two, but often focusing on one or the other. As companies grow, and improve performance, they are more likely to have invested in an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system. This Aberdeen report is a roadmap for SMBs seeking to grow and improved customer service through their ERP implementations.
Related to Small and Medium Businesses: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), SAP
Hosted voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) services are proliferating, and small to medium businesses (SMBs) now have a better range of choices for IP telephony. But making decisions around hosted services is different than for premise-based systems. This SMB Phone Systems Comparison Guide has been developed to help you survey the field and narrow down the best choices for the specific needs of your business.
Related to Small and Medium Businesses: IP Telephony/Voice over IP (VoIP), Focus Research, Industry Independent
name = TEC_WP; Itw Wilsonart, Neutronics, and Polk Audio by Epicor --> Email this to a friend View More Related Papers Receive White Paper Updates Case Study Description Learn how three small and medium businesses (SMB), ITW Wilsonart Canada, Neutronics, and Polk Audio, respectively employed an enterprise system to improve operation, visibility, and performance.
Related to Small and Medium Businesses: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Epicor, Management of Companies and Enterprises, Manufacturing
When it comes to software implementations, organizations large and small share the common goal of rapid deployment and return on investment. Small and medium businesses (SMB) however, face unique issues and challenges that might not be satisfied by vendors that typically serve the Fortune 1000 or tier one community. Such vendors may tout specialized 'SMB solutions', but many times they are nothing more than scaled-down versions of the larger enterprise suites that do not take into account SMB concerns. By following some fundamental concepts, smaller companies can make their technology investments pay off, with little disruption to the business. This paper discusses nine steps to easier ERP implementations and better profits.
Related to Small and Medium Businesses: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Exact, Management of Companies and Enterprises