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Discrete Manufacturing (ERP)
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The simplified definition of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is a set of applications that automate finance and human resources departments and help manufacturers handle jobs such as or...
 

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Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Comprehensive RFI/RFP Template

ore PLM for both discrete and process industries (Engineering Change Management, Data Vaulting, BOM Management, Recipe Management, Product Cost Estimation, etc.), Product Development and Portfolio ... Get this template

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Siemens PLM Tackles Product Costing




agile estimation  and Oracle (who offers  Agile PLM ) will continue to acquire shiny objects with lots of fancy new features. Unfortunately, this race only complicates the integration story of already complex and over-engineered PLM systems for large enterprises. Think about it: Siemens PLM bought yet another code base. Some might recall Jim Heppelmann, PTC’s CEO, facetiously saying a few years back on a PTC earnings call, “(Siemens) Teamcente r has no center.” The irony is that the same is increasingly true for Read More

Filling the Holes and Breaking Down Artificial Walls in a Process PLM Solution Set - Part 1


The product lifecycle management (PLM) software market for process industries (food @ beverage, life sciences, chemicals, paints, consumer products, etc.) is serviced by a plethora of solution providers, but it hasn’t been well-defined as compared to its counterparts in the discrete manufacturing and fashion (apparel) industry segments. Indeed, the Process PLM solution market

agile estimation  These solutions (e.g., Oracle Agile PLM or Dassault ENOVIA) focus on capturing a wide variety of data from several departments and types of data objects, thus managing the approval process and publication of this data. Since each section of specification can be from different sources, and data needs to be published for wide consumption, these applications focus on gathering disparate data. But since their original orientation is a wide variety of static data, their modeling and design tools do not Read More

Emptoris "Procures" Zeborg's Spend Management Expertise Part Three: Challenges and User Recommendations


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agile estimation  prefer lighter and more agile albeit deeper point solutions. User Recommendations Combined respective Emptoris and Zeborg customers, while being alert, should consider this event as a move toward a more viable position for their IT investment, given the combined company stands a better chance to provide more elements of supplier relationships management, particularly in the realm of strategic sourcing. Prospective customers in the new combined Emptoris entity''s core industry verticals should look Read More

PTC Windchill Version 9 versus Version 10: Is Version 10 the Most Significant Windchill Release in PTC’s History?


The latest iteration of PTC Windchill (v. 10) for product lifecycle management (PLM) has been described as ‘the most significant Windchill release in PTC’s history.’ In his article, TEC research analyst Gabriel Gheorghiu compares the last two versions of PTC Windchill, and outlines how the functionality enhancements in PTC Windchill 10 make the product suitable for product creation, development, and lifecycle management.

agile estimation  Windchill Version 9 versus Version 10: Is Version 10 the Most Significant Windchill Release in PTC’s History? PTC Windchill version 9.0 was certified by TEC in January 2010 and version 10.0 was certified recently. Since the latest iteration of the software is considered by PTC to be “the most significant Windchill release in PTC’s history,” I was curious to see the differences in functionality between the two certified versions and gauge whether this was not in fact an overstatement. The first Read More

Goal-oriented Business Process Management


The trend toward more flexible ways of working, shorter organizational reaction times, and the ability to fully embrace market unpredictability, is a powerful force that, while positioning business process management (BPM) at center stage, also strains conventional approaches and tools beyond their limits. Discover how goal-oriented BPM goes beyond current BPM practices to better address current business challenges.

agile estimation  change through dynamic and agile BPM yields highly apparent competitive advantages, since rapid and inexpensive process changes result at a minimum in reduced time to market and total cost of ownership. Why Goals? To benefit from and thrive on this trend toward multi-faceted convergence, a sound, general concept that can encompass and unify the many aspects of BPM is demanded. In particular, a concept is needed that lends itself well to application within change-aware operational and business Read More

Aras and Partner Minerva Keep on Winning


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agile estimation  partner of Oracle ’s Agile PLM solution, which makes Aras competitive vs. Agile PLM. But in these two recent deals Aras has reportedly prevailed over the PLM market leader Siemens Teamcenter . Read More

Manugistics and Agile Make it Official on Valentine’s Day


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agile estimation  and Agile Make it Official on Valentine’s Day Manugistics and Agile Make it Official on Valentine''s Day S. McVey - March 8, 2001 Event Summary In the wake of the recent Strategy Summit in San Francisco, Manugistics Group, Inc. announced an alliance with Agile Software Corporation through which the partners hope to provide enterprise optimization capabilities for the collaborative manufacturing commerce market. Agile specializes in providing solutions for manufacturers engaged in B2B commerce Read More

The Delphi Technique for Software Estimation


The Delphi technique—drawing wise counsel from senior and experienced software developers—can help you prepare estimates for software development projects. With this method of software estimation, project specifications are given to a few experts, depending on their availability. Learn about the essential steps involved in this software estimation methodology for more accurate estimates of software development effort.

agile estimation  Delphi Technique for Software Estimation The Delphi technique—drawing wise counsel from senior and experienced software developers—can help you prepare estimates for software development projects. With this method of software estimation, project specifications are given to a few experts, depending on their availability. Learn about the essential steps involved in this software estimation methodology for more accurate estimates of software development effort. Read More

Agilera: Making E-Business Agile


Last spring, the ASP market witnessed the arrival of an Application Service Provider designed to help organizations adapt to the rapidly changing IT environment. Agilera is the result of a joint venture between CIBER, Verio and Centennial Ventures designed to offer expertise, infrastructure, strategic counsel and e-business fulfillment services to emerging and middle market companies.

agile estimation  Making E-Business Agile Agilera: Making E-Business Agile A. Turner - July 31, 2000 Vendor Genesis Agilera''s heritage of hosting enterprise solutions goes back to the late 1990''s when Ciber Enterprise Outsourcing, a wholly owned Ciber subsidiary, began to manage customer operations, maintenance and support of their ERP systems. Agilera was formed in March 2000 through a joint venture with Ciber, Verio and Centennial Funds. Agilera offers a combination of IT expertise, infrastructure, strategic couns Read More

Just-in-time Requirements Modeling


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agile estimation  from an application. The agile development framework has transformed software requirements analysis. The agile lifecycle emphasizes iterative and evolving requirements modeling. Requirements need to be concise, focus, and completed in short release cycles. This white paper describes the agile requirements analysis concept, and the processes involved. Read More

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How to Evaluate Web-based BI Solutions


Web-based business intelligence (BI) is no longer an anomaly: organizations are ready for BI solutions that go beyond Web portals. However, when selecting Web-based BI applications, organizations must evaluate architecture, rather than features or functions. What differentiators do you need to look for before embarking on a full-scale BI implementation? And which vendors offer the solution your organization truly needs?

agile estimation  to Evaluate Web-based BI Solutions How to Evaluate Web-based BI Solutions If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. Established in 1993, Technology Evaluation Centers, Inc. (TEC) is the first web-native technology research enterprise. TEC provides decision support systems (DSS) that enable stakeholders to objectively identify the software products that best fit their company''s unique business and systems requirements, and that Read More

E-learning Benefits and ROI Comparison of E-learning versus Traditional Training


You’re considering a move from traditional training to e-learning, but you’re not sure if the returns will be significant. In fact, employees are better able to retain and transfer what they’ve learned with Web-based training (WBT) and computer-based training (CBT). And typically, with these methods, the time a worker spends being trained is reduced by about 40 percent. Learn more about how e-learning can benefit you.

agile estimation  learning Benefits and ROI Comparison of E-learning versus Traditional Training E-Learning Benefits and ROI Comparison of E-Learning vs. Traditional Training If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. Since 1995, SyberWorks has been providing organizations with a unique and economical solution to develop, deliver, manage, measure, and improve their e-Learning activities. Source : SyberWorks Resources Related to E-Learning Benefits Read More

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Ping Identity provides software for the computer security and identity management industry. Ping wanted to facilitate rapid, high-end development and accelerate time to market for its leading Web security product. When its first outsourcing choice didn’t offer enough Agile development expertise, Ping found another solution that helped reduce costs by 46 percent and doubled in-house performance in key areas. Learn more.

agile estimation  choice didn’t offer enough Agile development expertise, Ping found another solution that helped reduce costs by 46 percent and doubled in-house performance in key areas. Learn more. Read More

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