Infor Wins Big at BAE Systems Military Air
Written By: Predrag Jakovljevic
Published On: July 31 2013
One industry where the Infor LN enterprise resource planning (ERP) product is undergoing a renaissance of sorts is automotive. Another industry would be complex manufacturing in the aerospace and defense (A@D) sector. Most recently, the aerospace giant BAE Systems Military Air @ Information (MAI) has revealed plans to rationalize its ERP arsenal using Infor LN, which will be rolled out across the
Metal Shark Boats Selects Rootstock’s Cloud ERP
Written By: Predrag Jakovljevic
Published On: September 3 2013
Rootstock Software, a provider of cloud manufacturing and supply chain management (SCM) applications on the Salesforce Platform (and available on the AppExchange by salesforce.com, a popular marketplace for business apps), recently announced that Metal Shark, a Louisiana-based supplier of aluminum-built commercial, military, and government boats, has chosen Rootstock’s cloud ERP to help run its
Case Study: United States Army
The United States military is continually looking for ways to cut costs by reducing staff, closing down facilities, and terminating programs that are found not to be cost effective. Learn how the United States Army’s Armament Research Development and Engineering Center (ARDEC) improved employee productivity by upgrading its business intelligence (BI) solution and creating a competency center for BI-related best practices.
Big Machines for Big Problems? Not Necessarily.
GeoEye is the leading provider of map-accurate commercial imagery to the US military and intelligence community. In the past, GeoEye lived by the motto that “big problems require big machines.” However, this was presenting the company with significant—and escalating—cost and complexity issues. The solution: a self-managing and self-healing distributed computing environment that required no custom application development.
The Instant Supply Chain Challenge
Written By: Bill McBeath
Published On: January 28 2005
For the past few weeks, all eyes (and hearts) have been on the devastation caused by the Indian Ocean Tsunami. What is needed in a disaster like this is an "Instant Supply Chain"--ultra-rapid creation of a distribution network with coordination between the many decentralized players. To meet these challenges, relief agencies and governments can learn much from the supply chain advances made by the private sector, but the private sector can also learn from the successes and failures of these relief efforts.
Data Mining and Predictive Modeling for Condition-based Maintenance
Today’s military logistics agencies must sustain diverse fleets of costly, complex, and indispensible weapon systems and platforms. Modern predictive maintenance solutions can integrate with existing IT infrastructures to collect and transmit data from various platforms to a centralized condition-based maintenance (CBM) database. Learn more about how these solutions enable better-informed decisions regarding specific maintenance actions.
Superhighway at the Crossroads: The Evolution of Internet Service Provision
The Internet has grown from mainly academic and military use into a global, integrated, and sophisticated commercial utility. Not just an “information superhighway,” it now offers voice telephony, video, and mobile communications in a converged network. Connection services have expanded, and Internet service providers (ISPs) are adding value. Explore the challenges and opportunities—and find out what lies ahead.
Alliance Systems is a leading provider of server and storage solutions targeting the Communications, Enterprise, and Military markets. Founded in 1992, Alliance has provided computer infrastructure that supports wireless, VoIP, contact center, security, and video enterprise communications solutions. Alliance's unique, open architecture, server designs include rack-mount, blade, and ruggedized form factors. These solutions feature high performance, superior reliability, and energy efficiency, which enable its customers to rapidly deploy Internet and communications applications worldwide. Additionally, Alliance provides an extensive range of value-added services including design and engineering, manufacturing, logistics, and support.
Blackboard works with our clients to develop and implement technology that improves every aspect of education. We enable our clients (higher education institutions, K12 schools, corporations, associations, government agencies and military organizations) to engage learners in exciting new ways, reaching them on their terms and devices, and to connect them more effectively, keeping them informed, involved, and collaborating together. Through our innovative technology, services and expertise we help build a better education experience. Blackboard offers various software applications delivered in our six product lines: Blackboard Learn (online learning platform including managed hosting), Blackboard Transact (commerce and security management, and financial services), Blackboard Connect (mass notification system), Blackboard Mobile (mobile access to learning and community information), Blackboard Collaborate (virtual classroom), and Blackboard Analytics (data analysis). In addition, we offer a variety of professional services, including strategic consulting, project management, custom application development and training.