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Baan And SSA GT Merge To Form A Mid-Market Empire With An ''Iron Side'' Part Four: Market Impact Summary and User Recommendations
SSA GT has many times surprised even the biggest skeptics by turning around seemingly non-viable vantage products (which iBaan and Ironside certainly are not

baan migration roadmap  , Baan Dimensions and Baan Cable & Wire customers are likely in the least favorable situation, and they might still want to look for other alternatives, although the migration opportunity might present itself within the SSA GT's offering (e.g., the BPCS , Infinium or PRMS products). Current iBaan 5 customers and Baan IV customers anticipating an upgrade to iBaan 5 may want to postpone their major plans until the new owner successfully launches the Gemini product. Users of iBaan CRM , iBaan SCM and iBaan

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Waking Up to a “New Day” at Infor


Moving away from the relentless acquisitions of the past, Infor is waking up to a brand new day, marked by innovative product development that will change the way work is done. TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic looks at how the vendor has become a formidable opponent to SAP and Oracle, and examines all the components of Infor10, a new generation of enterprise software that allows the seamless execution of business processes.

baan migration roadmap  years ago [and former Baan Company ’s wrongdoings] still linger).   Getting Cozy with salesforce.com While Microsoft and IBM remain solid technology partners for obvious reasons, in 2011 Infor partnered with salesforce.com , a leader in enterprise cloud computing, to offer three new Inforce applications. These Force.com -based solutions by Infor bring the power of the back office to the front office, and throughout the social enterprise—to help customers collaborate and drive growth. In addition, Read More

Support for Old Releases-Good for the User but Is It Good for the Vendor?


The decision to support older releases is like any other business decision, it is all about the money and profitability. If the vendor can make money at providing support for older releases, it is good business for the vendor. The decision may be sugar-coated with pronouncements about doing what is good for the customer, but both the vendor and the customers know that the first consideration must be the money.

baan migration roadmap  for its recently acquired Baan solutions and also a product roadmap into the future. Incorporating feedback from existing customers, the initiative includes enhancements, extensions, a new thin client user interface (UI) for existing Baan IV and Baan ERP 5 product lines, and a commitment to the delivery of the next generation ERP platform SSA Baan ERP 6 , previously codenamed Gemini . This is the reversal of the decision made by Baan when it was part of Invensys . At this stage, SSA Global raises the bar Read More

Recommendations for Users of Acquired Enterprise Resource Planning Systems


The added value of both SSA Global and Infor is that existing users of relatively small and dubious ERP products should now gain the benefits of synergistic software developments from other ERP siblings.

baan migration roadmap  the application logic, and Baan IV customers more easily do not need to reinstall or maintain the Web application at any user location, or to deploy additional hardware. On the IBM iSeries side, the vendor now has a new iSeries Web UI; this Web-based thin client UI for the iSeries-based ERP products is based on InAbler technology from former Infinium , and is available for SSA ERP LX , SSA PRISM , and SSA Infinium . Recommendations for Users The information provided in this series of notes is Read More

A Spoonful of SugarCRMCase Study and Review of an Open Source CRM Solution


SugarCRM is a rapidly growing open source CRM company with solutions that appeal to a community of enthusiastic users. This study, based on a client who selected the Sugar Sales Professional CRM solution, compares product functionality to the competition and highlights some of SugarCRM's open source business practices.

baan migration roadmap  backgrounds with E.piphany, BroadVision, Baan, and IBM to the company. SugarCRM provides a number of CRM products, which are based on its open source core product, Sugar Sales . The following study concerns the SugarCRM phenomenon and one of its customers, Prevalent Networks . It highlights some of the reasons a company like Prevalent would be attracted to an open source solution such as SugarCRM, as well as some of the potential difficulties. SugarCRM's business is to sell a more feature-packed Read More

Migration to .NET


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Vendors Begin to Round Out Their CRM Suites


Front-office vendors Baan Co. and SalesLogix Inc. round out their customer-relationship management application suites adding new marketing, service, and E-commerce capabilities.

baan migration roadmap  In February, front-office vendors Baan Co. and SalesLogix Inc. rounded out their customer-relationship management application suites adding new marketing, service, and E-commerce capabilities. Their announcements were made at the DCI Customer-Relationship Management Expo in Chicago. Baan, which had emerged as a front-runner in the front-office among enterprise resource planning vendors only to lose that lead because of financial and management turmoil, has finally delivered on some of its original Read More

Virtualization: Optimized Power and Cooling to Maximize Benefits


Virtualization is a leap forward in data center evolution. It saves energy, increases computing throughput, frees up floor space, and facilitates load migration and disaster recovery. Optimizing your power and cooling infrastructure is an essential step in realizing the full potential of virtualization. Find out why optimized infrastructure is so important, and how you can reap the full rewards of virtualization.

baan migration roadmap  Optimized Power and Cooling to Maximize Benefits Virtualization is a leap forward in data center evolution. It saves energy, increases computing throughput, frees up floor space, and facilitates load migration and disaster recovery. Optimizing your power and cooling infrastructure is an essential step in realizing the full potential of virtualization. Find out why optimized infrastructure is so important, and how you can reap the full rewards of virtualization. Read More

Case Study: The National Geographic Society


The National Geographic Society’s (NGS) Genographic Project is a five-year worldwide scientific study to trace the migration of humanity across the planet. After gathering over 210,000 genetic samples, NGS faced the challenge of processing the massive amounts of data collected. Learn how NGS chose a combination of solutions that helped it gather, manage, secure, store, and analyze hundreds of thousands of genetic samples.

baan migration roadmap  Study: The National Geographic Society The National Geographic Society’s (NGS) Genographic Project is a five-year worldwide scientific study to trace the migration of humanity across the planet. After gathering over 210,000 genetic samples, NGS faced the challenge of processing the massive amounts of data collected. Learn how NGS chose a combination of solutions that helped it gather, manage, secure, store, and analyze hundreds of thousands of genetic samples. Read More

Six Misconceptions about Data Migration


A truly successful data migration project involves not only an understanding of how to migrate the data from a technical standpoint, but an understanding of how that data will be used and its importance to the operation of the enterprise.

baan migration roadmap  Misconceptions about Data Migration Originally published February 4th, 2008 As organizations embark on a system implementation, one of the most important and riskiest activities is data migration—the movement of data from the old legacy system to the new system. While the selection, implementation, and operation of an enterprise application for enterprise resource planning (ERP), enterprise asset management (EAM), or any other system certainly has technical elements, such systems require much more Read More

Baan Resurrects Multi-Dimensionally Part 2: Alliances & Support


Baan and IBM have formed an alliance, IONA is certified for the OpenWorld Network Alliance, and Baan has a program for a smooth migration path for existing customers.

baan migration roadmap  Support On October 19, Baan announced a new migration program that will support existing Baan users as they upgrade to the next generation iBaan suite of Internet-enabled solutions. The Concerto! program includes the availability of a new range of conversion software, the introduction of user incentive schemes, strategic product roadmaps and comprehensive consultancy services. This strategy is aimed at enabling existing customers to protect their investment in Baan technology and at helping provide a Read More

Migration from IBM Rational Application Developer to MyEclipse Blue Edition


Why would a company choose to migrate its development tools? And if the migration is decided upon, how can this be done easily and effectively? Get answers to these questions, and explore the concerns and issues surrounding migration of your development environment, using IBM’s Rational Application Developer (RAD) as an example of a current tool and MyEclipse Blue Edition from Genuitec as an example of a new tool.

baan migration roadmap  from IBM Rational Application Developer to MyEclipse Blue Edition Genuitec is possibly the most interesting of the Eclipse-based IDE players from a disruptive point of view. Source : Genuitec, LLC Resources Related to Migration from IBM Rational Application Developer to MyEclipse Blue Edition : Development environment (Wikipedia) Migration from IBM Rational Application Developer to MyEclipse Blue Edition Development Environment is also known as : Advanced Development Environment , Application Read More

Baan Yet Another ERP Vendor to Find a Sanctuary Under Invensys’ Wing


On June 1, languishing Dutch ERP vendor The Baan Company finally found a 'knight in shining armor'. British automation equipment maker Invensys has agreed to pay $2.65 per share for Baan. The deal is valued at approximately $709 million.

baan migration roadmap  the full suite of Baan products it may not be good enough for disconcerted customer base. Invensys should promptly address customers' concerns by unequivocally stating its more detailed product strategy and timeframe for its delivery. Also, it is very important that the company explain why it believes impending layoffs will not jeopardize future product development and/or service & support. The market should expect a slew of Baan's direct competitors preying on its large, perturbed customer base. SAP, Read More

Baan Achieves A Speedy Recovery Despite The Tough Times


Baan might be showing us that miracles are still possible. Will in 2001 the market witness the textbook-case of turning around the previously badly mismanaged company?

baan migration roadmap  Despite The Tough Times Baan Achieves A Speedy Recovery Despite The Tough Times P.J. Jakovljevic - July 2, 2001 Event Summary In June, Baan , the resurrected global provider of enterprise business solutions, reported continued growth and profitability for the six months ended on March 31, 2001, following its acquisition by Invensys , the global automation and controls group with headquarters in the UK. During the first three months of 2001 and its second quarter, Baan total revenue was $103 million, Read More