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Epicor Conducts Its Own ROI Acquisition Rationale Part Three: Challenges and User Recommendations


Despite notable functional and technological initiatives, the challenge for Epicor and its affiliate channel also remains the management of multiple flagship ERP product lines. Also, while the products may have their separate niches, they will in many more instances be similar enough to confuse former separate Epicor and ROI Systems' direct sales reps and value-added resellers (VARs) in selling the combined portfolio.

avant virusscanner 4.8  used throughout the product. Avant , on its hand, has its own idiosyncrasies and proprietary development tools. Thus, while the long awaited porting of Epicor''s flagship products onto Microsoft SQL Server as well as continued focus on .NET framework should significantly relieve the company''s R&D burden and improve its general competitiveness, the remaining work of delivering single .NET compliant application framework remains colossal. The existing 6,500 manufacturing customers, will sooner or later have Read More

Epicor's Mid-Market Pitch Becomes Higher For (One) Scala Part Two: How Scala Complements Epicor


The merger looks like a positive move for both companies and their customers, since Epicor obtains a foothold in some complementary geographic regions, and in certain discrete manufacturing and service industries it has not really penetrated in the past by acquiring a reasonably run vendor without much excessive baggage.

avant virusscanner 4.8  Manage 2000 , and Avant products in the manufacturing arena, and with the Epicor Enterprise suite (formerly e by Epicor ) and the Clientele standalone CRM product for certain service industries. Increasingly, since customers in this mid-market segment are looking for Microsoft SQL Server -based solutions, the Vantage manufacturing product (and its smaller sibling Vista , as an introductory-level product) have turned out as better positioned to address this requirement, although both major manufacturing Read More

How Effective Project Management Leadership Enabled the Logistics Industry to Reap Large Rewards


Just one generation ago, the courier industry was essentially nonexistent. Today, in 2008, it is one of the largest means of transporting daily shipments for all industry sectors. According to the US Department of Commerce statistics, air freight accounted for nearly 40 percent of all international trade merchandise in 2007, equaling about $4.8 trillion (US), with express delivery accounting for

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Ramco Ships Technology And Products. Part Two: User and Vendor Recommendations


When compared to leading vendors, Ramco suffers from size, funding, and market awareness comparisons. However, it appears to be at least equal in functionality (if not even stronger in certain industries of focus), superior in technology and leading in vision. Of course, more than functional capabilities, technology, and vision are needed to succeed in today’s marketplace.

avant virusscanner 4.8  development resources to provide avant-guard technology and products, in tune with recently outlined challenges that the future applications should try to solve. Namely, in TEC''s recent series of articles, named What''s Wrong With Application Software? discussed have been the realities of business versus the ability of application software to cope with those realities. Those realities included: 1 Economics Across the application life cycle, the high cost of development, support and enhancements in term 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 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.

avant virusscanner 4.8  the matter is that these avant-garde merchants no longer see the division of labor between suppliers and retailers as the customary one of “they invent and make it, and we sell it.” In fact, the retailers control (without owning per se ) every piece of the value chain, from creating new product concepts to getting finished goods into the hands of consumers. The retailer is thus in charge of processes such as “design & develop,” “source,” “plan & manage,” “move,” “sell,” and “buy 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 more deliberation and even restraint, rather than jumping the gun to indiscriminately gain market share.

avant virusscanner 4.8  for new and more avant-garde customers wanting to migrate to more contemporary technologies and the broadest and deepest contemporary functionality, both vendors have embarked on the development and delivery of next-generation products. In the case of SSA Global, this means converging several technologically close legacy products into the SSA ERP LN or SSA ERP LX next-generation ERP offerings (see SSA Global—The Right Product Strategy ). In theory, these offerings will draw on the best functional Read More

Manugistics Posts Third Quarter Loss But Sees License Growth


Manugistics Group recently reported a 35% increase in third quarter license revenues to $14.6 million, a result of signing a number of new clients. The company reported a net loss for the quarter of $4.8 million, or $0.17 per share.

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Enterprise Applications Vendors Going Viral and Social: Another Take


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avant virusscanner 4.8  innovation. For example, some avant-garde companies are harnessing user feedback (via social networks) to design new improved products and services. As telecommuting becomes more common for knowledge workers, contributing to a wiki is replacing the tedious and time-consuming in-person conference room brainstorming sessions. Like consumers, “wired” employees too are increasingly turning to each other (rather than to their often unapproachable managers) for advice about their daily tasks. Organizations Read More

Epicor Reaches Better Vista From This Vantage Point Part Three: Challenges and User Recommendations


Epicor competes in multiple enterprise business applications markets. Epicor may mean different things to different people, which does not really help mind share creation in particular segments of interest.

avant virusscanner 4.8  Management. The Market For Avant and Vantage Still, Epicor competes primarily in the true mid-market, which it defines as growing enterprises with revenues between $10 million and $500 million, which have similar requirements like their smaller counterparts above. However, the purchases in this market are primarily influenced by functionality, performance, availability of a Windows-based solution, price, quality and customer service. The Company believes it competes favorably with respect to all of these Read More

Will 2005 Validate Global Trade Management and Unify Financial and Physical Supply Chains?


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avant virusscanner 4.8  topic of interest to avant-garde businesses, including the fact that global trade is substantial, and will only increase with time. Nonetheless, while many may see the rationale for sourcing goods from far-flung locations with cheaper labor and costs, not many clearly realize the intricacies and costs associated with such trading activities—a cost which often may negate the initial benefits of cheaper, nominal prices of imported items. Although many enterprises have made progress in improving aspects of Read More

Epicor Reaches Better Vista From This Vantage Point Part Two: Market Impact


With its solid and improving cash position and current development work in progress for contemporary Internet-based, 'software as a service' enterprise and collaborative commerce applications, and given its intentions to continue to sell both directly and indirectly with accredited VARs within certain vertical segments, a return to better days does not seem as a far-fetched possibility for Epicor.

avant virusscanner 4.8  names were Vista, Vantage, Avant and Impresa , covering the following seven distinct products: Vista (developed by DCD),suitable for small Job shops and supporting then Microsoft Windows/NT, Novell NetWare , Artisoft''s LANtastic , and Visual FoxPro (database and tools) Vantage (developed by DCD), suitable for midsized Job shops and supporting then Windows/NT, NetWare, Progress Software''s Progress database and tools Avant for ETO (a.k.a. ManFact ), suitable for mid-market engineer-to-order (ETO) Read More

A Small Enterprise Resource Planning Vendor: The Vision and the Challenges


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avant virusscanner 4.8  costs. Indeed, some less avant-garde or more regimented environments may still prefer other vendors'' packaged best practices (which have more imposed control and rigidity), rather than embark on the flexibility that might lead to chaos in less-disciplined environments. Last but not least, some prospective customers outside Sweden (and particularly outside Europe) might be unimpressed with Jeeves''s budding reference sites of peer enterprises in their region. The lack of presence in the Asian Pacific and 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 announced financial results for fiscal 2000.

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Part 1 of this blog series positioned all four Microsoft Dynamics enterprise resource planning (ERP) product lines and concluded that Microsoft Dynamics AX [evaluate this product] has been selected as the ace and global “platform” player in selected industries in the Dynamics ERP lineup. In other words, the product has been providing an industry-enabling layer upon which certified partners can

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