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Adexa, Inc.
Founded in 1994, Adexa features planning, modeling, and collaboration technologies. Headquartered in Los Angeles, California (US), Adexa has three offices in

adexa  Inc. Founded in 1994, Adexa features planning, modeling, and collaboration technologies. Headquartered in Los Angeles, California (US), Adexa has three offices in the United States and eight international offices across Canada, Asia, and Europe. Its global customer base includes over eighty Fortune 2000 industry leaders including General Motors, Hitachi, Johnson and Johnson, Maytag, Philips, Siemens,Teijin Limited, Unilever, Xerox, Firmenich, and AMD.

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FreeMarkets’ Surprise Acquisition of Adexa Leaves Many Heads Shaking


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adexa  Surprise Acquisition of Adexa Leaves Many Heads Shaking FreeMarkets’ Surprise Acquisition of Adexa Leaves Many Heads Shaking S. McVey - March 1, 2001 Event Summary In a move that stunned many in the IT community, auction site enabler FreeMarkets agreed to acquire supply chain management software vendor Adexa for $340 million in stock. A privately held company, Adexa had been preparing an initial public offering since last year, one that most industry analysts predicted would be successful. Read More

Adexa Reports Record First Quarter Results


It began the quarter as Paragon Management Systems and finished it as Adexa. Now the company looks to build on its record first quarter results.

adexa  Record First Quarter Results Adexa Reports Record First Quarter Results S. McVey - June 9, 2000 Event Summary Adexa, the vendor formerly known as Paragon Management Systems, announced record revenue for its first quarter of 2000. At $9.5 million, total revenue rose 24% over the fourth quarter of last year and nearly tripled revenue of the first quarter of 1999 of $3.5 million. The Los Angeles based vendor experienced a rise in each one of its segments: licenses, services, and maintenance. This fact it Read More

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adexa  Collaborative Sales, Inventory, and Operations Planner Business plans need to be built on a foundation of solid intelligence: knowing what’s coming means you can plan responses proactively. Thus, in order to build a solid sales and operations plan, constraints through the entire supply chain need to be considered. Improving operational efficiency requires that you have the right inventory, in the right quantity, at the right time. Read More

eGPS


The Adexa Enterprise Global Planning System (eGPS) is a suite of eleven integrated solutions. It delivers an enterprise business planning solution encompassing supply chain planning, event and enterprise performance management, and intelligent collaboration. Adexa gives a local and global view of supply and demand requirements and constraints, and provides insights for optimization. Event management capabilities issues alerts about issues through KPI reports, alerts, and messages. eGPS business solutions include corporate planning; supplier management; event management and analytics; order fulfillment; order life cycle planning; supply chain planning; factory planning and scheduling; product life cycle; collaborative demand and supply planning; sales; and inventory and operations planning.

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i2 Technologies Lives Life In The Fast Lane


i2 Technologies is the largest and fastest growing vendor of supply chain management software with $751 million in revenue over the last twelve months and a 105% average growth rate over the last five years. Fueled by a powerful sales and marketing machine and aggressive strategies for corporate development and acquisition, i2 will maintain its lead through the end of 2000 and beyond.

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adexa  as i2 Technologies and Adexa; while PTP, a relatively new buzzword, has already been addressed by some leading vendors, most notably Oracle Corporation. In concept, Profitable-To-Promise (PTP) allows companies to calculate costs associated with alternative order promising, thereby quantifying the effects on profitability. Unfortunately, profitability decomposed into an individual order level may not be what most manufacturers are interested in. In seeking to assign a dollar cost to each individual order, Read More

Supply Chain Planning in 2000: The Brains Behind Internet Fulfillment


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What a difference a year makes. Two months after the Nike debacle, more than a dozen class action lawsuits for securities fraud are now pending in federal and state courts. Will the SCM vendor find a safe harbor, sink to the bottom, or tread water through 2001?

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