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Epicor's Mid-Market Pitch Becomes Higher For (One) Scala Part Five: More Challenges & User Recommendations
Competition is also flying from many directions since the parent company now competes in many diverse markets, and it now has a number of competitors that vary

ant viros avant  mentioned earlier on, features Vantage (for new business opportunities), Manage 2000 , and Avant as its major mid-market ERP products and Vista for smaller discrete manufacturers. As for specialization, Vantage remains the preferred system for MTO, job shop enterprises, while Avant, which has not been actively marketed in the U.S. since 1999, leans towards complex manufacturing and project work environments as well as towards repetitive manufacturing with one of its product variants; Vista, on its hand, Read More

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Enterprise Applications Vendors Going Viral and Social: Another Take
It would not be far off the mark to say that social media, user-generated content (UGC), and online collaboration all hit the mainstream in 2009, at least

ant viros avant  In this era of  instant messaging (IM) ,  podcasting , tweeting, and whatnot, every customer (or at least their opinions and experiences) matters. As a corollary, we all realize that social networks have millions of users and that they offer an immense potential. But in a virtual world everyone has to earn trust, and the art is to increase the company’s so-called  social capital  while leveraging social networks. The word “whuffie was originally Web 2.0 slang for the social capital people Read More
The Importance of Plant-level Systems
The information technology (IT) environment in manufacturing is facing a dramatic change. Traditional systems must evolve to support near real time

ant viros avant  Importance of Plant-level Systems Plant-Level Situation Currently, there are industry-wide concerns about the lack of consensus to define standards for connectivity and interoperability between various plant automation, manufacturing execution, and enterprise level systems. The upsurge of interest in standards-based interoperability indicates that manufacturers need better options to connect business processes throughout the organization. Investments made in systems managing production processes in Read More
UNIT4: The (Largely) Untold Story - Part 2
Part 1 of this series started with my invitation by UNIT4 (formerly Unit 4 Agresso), the second-largest business applications provider in continental Europe, to

ant viros avant  then talked about another important development that preceded both the UK user conference and the Boston analyst tour (but which was not the topic of either gathering). Namely,  in the fall of 2009, UNIT4’s on-demand venture, CODA 2go , evolved into FinancialForce.com , backed by both UNIT4 and Salesforce.com . The spin-off joint venture  combines CODA’s 30 years of designing and building financial applications with Salesforce.com’s cloud computing development platform, Force.com . The creation of Read More
Epicor Conducts Its Own ROI Acquisition Rationale Part Two: Market Impact
Given Epicor's ordeal of the past and the fact that divesting several lateral products in 2001 will have greatly helped it achieve some much needed stability

ant viros avant  competed mainly with the Avant and Vantage products in the manufacturing arena. Also, the software purchases in this market have primarily been influenced by functionality, performance, availability of a Windows-based solution, price, quality and customer service. Increasingly, since customers in this market segment are looking for Microsoft SQL Server -based solutions, the Vantage product (and its smaller sibling Vista , as an introductory-level product) have turned out as better positioned to address Read More
The Enterprise Applications 'Arms Race' To Be Number Three
Although their consolidation appetite is not diminishing by any means, some major acquisition protagonists like SSA Global and Infor seem to be showing signs of

ant viros avant  see New' Lawson Software's Transatlantic Extended Enterprise Resource Planning Intentions ). This is Part One of the series The Enterprise Applications Arms Race To Be Number Three . Even those who still believe that weapons of mass destruction (WMDs) will be found in Iraq (or in North Korea or Iran) should by now have realized that the number one position in the enterprise applications space will ultimately be decided in the inevitable showdown between SAP and Oracle (and their accompanying platform Read More
One Year Later at Deltek: More of the Same (And Then Some More) - Part I
Time and again during my decade or so of covering the enterprise applications market as an industry analyst I have witnessed what difference a year can make

ant viros avant  accounting software to remain compliant with a growing set of stringent requirements. All in all, Deltek’s GovCon line of business (which stands for government contractors ; more details on Deltek’s major product lines will come later) should be strong. Sales of Deltek GCS Premier [ evaluate this product ] and Deltek Costpoint [ evaluate this product ] were strong last quarter and are expected to remain so going forward. The Deltek EPM (Enterprise Project Management) suite [ evaluate this product set Read More
User Recommendations for Pricing Management
Price management might improve revenue (by a few percent) and gross margin (even by an umpteen percent), but the truly amazing benefits should only come when

ant viros avant  As explained in Applications Giants Bolster Their Pricing Management Capabilities in retail, pricing and profit optimization are analytic applications that analyze demand patterns and optimize pricing by each stock-keeping unit (SKU) by selling location in order to optimize revenue and gross margins. In a bid to meet the growing demands of the price management market, SAP has entered another partnership, this time with Vendavo . The benefits SAP will gain from this partnership are similar to those previou Read More
Two Vendor Execs Discuss the Current B2B Pricing Market (and its Future)
Why are some companies still managing their prices with spreadsheets—and leaving their single most important profit lever to such inadequate if not harmful

ant viros avant  , and BindView (now Symantec ). His clients achieved organic sales growth by aligning strategic value propositions with industry-specific business challenges and then deploying integrated sales and marketing programs that resulted in greater market awareness, increased deal flow, and improved success rates. A graduate of the GE Capital Leadership Development Program , Girgenti spent 10 years honing his business acumen in sales and marketing positions of increasing responsibility within GE Capital and Read More
They do it like that in the Balkans -- Select and deploy ERP, I mean (Part I)
The launch of TEC’s blog has somewhat coincided with my visit to Belgrade, Serbia (what used to be Yugoslavia and then Serbia @ Montenegro) for personal reasons

ant viros avant  ApolloG4 , boasts a multi-tenant software as a service (SaaS) architecture for on-demand deployments, in addition to solid multi-national capabilities. But I digress again, and Apollo will get an in-depth coverage in a separate blog post or in a research article on our web site/newsletter... Going back to the era of late 80’s & early 90’s, Oracle was the main provider of underlying relational database management systems (RDBMS) and development tools, whereas IBM DB2 also played a part (albeit to a muc Read More
American Software - A Tacit Avant-Garde?
Throughout June, American Software, Inc. continued to announce additional functions that broaden the scope of its e-intelliprise application suite. It also

ant viros avant  Software - A Tacit Avant-Garde? American Software - A Tacit Avant-Garde? P.J. Jakovljevic - July 24, 2000 Event Summary According to its press release on June 19, American Software announced that e-intelliprise, its fully web-based ERP solution with complete front-to-back office integration, now includes a customizable Business Intelligence Portal that provides secured role-based views of key performance indicators (KPIs). The Portal is a knowledge management system throughout the supply chain, measuring Read More
“Act Vertical” vs. “Go Extinct” Retailers - Part 2
Part 1 of this blog series set the historical background for the supply chain management (SCM) evolution and presented the advantages and shortcomings of

ant viros avant  evolution and presented the advantages and shortcomings of vertical vs. horizontal integration . The analysis then moved onto the generally embattled retail sector, where a select group of innovative retailers has found a “happy medium” approach to stay well above the fray. Retailers such as PetSmart Inc ., Aéropostale Inc ., Coach Inc ., Trader Joe’s , Walgreens , and Target have realized the need to become serious product innovators and not just merchants of national product brands or sellers of Read More
The Rise of Price Management
New analytical software tools have recently emerged to combine and condense a wealth of information that should give the salesperson a more definitive

ant viros avant  example, Deloitte Consulting , anticipating a pertinent need, relatively recently launched the Pricing Center of Excellence, which is based on several years of experience delivering price and profit management projects. To that end, the practice has developed a detailed price management implementation methodology; created tools to streamline implementations; and included many vertical industry teams from across the company (from such sectors as the automotive, retail/consumer products, financial services, Read More
To SaaS or Not, Is That a Question? - SaaSy Discussions (Part II)
Wow, how time flies and how many things have happened in the market these days to distract a market observer! Namely, only over a year after my SaaSy Discusions

ant viros avant  While success is not guaranteed for anyone, including the avant-garde Web 2.0 startups, it is still important to note that even the biggest traditional independent software vendors (ISVs ) are predicting a tough fiscal year (or even much longer) ahead. One way for IT departments to “do more with less” could be to assemble more efficient enterprise systems via server consolidation , enterprise applications standardization , virtualization , or by using some proven free and open source software (FOSS ) Read More
PowerPlex 2014—Manufacturing of the Future, Now
TEC Senior Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic was at PowerPlex 2014 recently. Here he gives an in-depth look at Plex Systems and its cloud ERP offering, including a

ant viros avant  is already cool and avant-garde (the future “next big thing” for others), and thus they no longer feel like inferior provincials. Role-based sessions (60 in total, 39 by partners and customers) continued like in previous years—with food and beverage (F&B), motor vehicles, and aerospace and defense (A&D) industry tracks, and operations management, supply chain, production/plant floor, finance and HR, and platform and technology session. The platform and technology session was quite packed, interestin Read More

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