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Cameleon Software
Cameleon Software (formerly Access Commerce) provides multichannel commerce and configurator software to companies that sell customizable products and services

cameleon  Software Cameleon Software (formerly Access Commerce) provides multichannel commerce and configurator software to companies that sell customizable products and services across multiple sales channels. Cameleon Software provides support for such processes as guided selling, product configuration, pricing, and quote generation. Cameleon Software clients include Air Liquide, Eaton Corporation, Invacare, Legrand, Leroy Merlin, Pages Jaunes (Yellow Pages), Philips Electronics, Saint-Gobain, APC by

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PROS Acquires Cameleon Software for Richer Sales Big Data


PROS Holdings, Inc., a provider of sales effectiveness big data solutions, and Cameleon Software, a provider of multichannel, multi-device product configurator, quotes, proposals, and e-commerce software, have announced that PROS plans to acquire Cameleon in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately €24 million (U.S. $33 million), net of cash acquired. Cameleon CPQ should be a great addition

cameleon  Acquires Cameleon Software for Richer Sales Big Data PROS Holdings, Inc. , a provider of sales effectiveness big data solutions, and Cameleon Software , a provider of multichannel, multi-device product configurator, quotes, proposals, and e-commerce software, have announced that PROS plans to acquire Cameleon  in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately €24 million (U.S. $33 million), net of cash acquired. Cameleon CPQ should be a great addition to the PROS portfolio of big data solutions Read More

Pearson Selects Cameleon Software’s CPQ


Pearson, a global education company, has selected Cameleon Software’s Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ) solution as part of a business transformation initiative aimed at enhancing the customer experience. Anticipating the growing need for customized and personalized services, as well as the shift from paper to digital content, Pearson adapted its business processes to the market changes and, as part

cameleon  Selects Cameleon Software’s CPQ Pearson , a global education company, has  selected Cameleon Software ’s Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ) solution  as part of a business transformation initiative aimed at enhancing the customer experience. Anticipating the growing need for customized and personalized services, as well as the shift from paper to digital content, Pearson adapted its business processes to the market changes and, as part of its strategy, implemented a CPQ solution. The tight Read More

Sage France Selects Cameleon Software


Soon after a large global corporate deal at Manitou Group, Cameleon Software has struck a deal with another large global company, although the deal is at a local level. Namely, Sage in France, the leading supplier of business management software, has chosen to deploy Cameleon's product configurator and guided selling solution. Sage Group’s solutions simplify and automate the management and

cameleon  France Selects Cameleon Software Soon after a  large global corporate deal at Manitou Group , Cameleon Software has struck a deal with another large global company, although the deal is at a local level. Namely, Sage in France, the leading supplier of business management software, has chosen to  deploy Cameleon's product configurator and guided selling solution . Sage Group ’s solutions simplify and automate the management and business processes of over 6 million companies in 70 countries. This Read More

Cameleon Software to Facilitate Manitou Group’s Global Expansion


Cameleon Software, a provider of configure, price, quote (CPQ)/quote to order (Q2O) solutions for tier one organizations, recently announced that the Manitou Group, a global provider of the design, assembly, and distribution of material-handling solutions for agriculture, construction, and industry markets, chose Cameleon’s CPQ solution to support the global standardization of the Group's

cameleon  Manitou Group’s Global Expansion Cameleon Software , a provider of configure, price, quote (CPQ)/quote to order (Q2O) solutions for tier one organizations, recently announced that the Manitou Group , a global provider of the design, assembly, and distribution of material-handling solutions for agriculture, construction, and industry markets,  chose Cameleon’s CPQ solution to support the global standardization of the Group's configuration and quotation processes. In addition, the Group plans to Read More

MAPICS To Leap Forward In A Frontstep Way Part 2: Market Impact


MAPICS has recently departed from its traditional practice of 'pushing' the sale of the plethora of its components onto customers. Going forward, it will rather try to solve challenges for its customers and/or prospects in their quest of becoming world-class manufacturers.

cameleon  (e.g., Access Commerce 's Cameleon Product Configurator, SalesLogix CRM, FRx Reporting, and Magik! PLM), MAPICS emphasizes that all of these are OEMed, with MAPICS owning product upgrades and support so that the origin is effectively transparent. MAPICS has indeed maintained an active focus on additional partnering arrangements intended to help manufacturers move into a collaborative e-business land in a more controlled manner. To that end, its multiple partnership initiatives, like those with Vanguard Read More

BigIdeas 2011: Of BigMachines’ Quantum Leap - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series talked about my very first attendance of BigIdeas, BigMachines’ annual user conference that takes place in the fall in Chicago. I wasn’t the only one that attended BigIdeas 2011 for the first time, as in May 2011 the company’s financial backers brought in David Bonnette, a seasoned Oracle executive in the customer relationship management (CRM) realm, as the new president

cameleon  Configure One , and  Cameleon Software  for now seem to have the upper hand. About 70 percent of BigMachines customers are salesforce.com’s customers too, while Oracle CRM On Demand customers account for about 10 percent. With Oracle, the alliance is more of a co-opetition, in light of Oracle having four sales/product configurator products: in Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS), Oracle JD Edwards EnterpriseOne, Siebel CRM , and Agile PLM . Oracle and salesforce.com even had back-to-back keynote Read More

Reconnecting with Cincom Systems


Cincom executives lay out some facts, and Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic discovers that Cincom Acquire isn't the old-school client-server sales product configurator he thought it was. Since about 2005, Cincom Acquire has been Web-enabled and functionally expanded to instill knowledge into sales processes (not only into engineering processes).

cameleon  on BigMachines ) and Cameleon Software (see the TEC article for more information on Cameleon )—I will have hurt the feelings of veteran market incumbent Cincom Acquire by referring to it as an old-school client-server sales product configurator (SPC). Indeed, from about 2005, Cincom Acquire has been Web-enabled and functionally expanded to instill knowledge into sales processes (not only into engineering processes). The product is Microsoft .NET based with AJAX user interface, and no longer on Read More

Meeting Configure One at PlanetPTC Live 2011


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cameleon  the offerings from BigMachines, Cameleon Software, FPX, Webcom, Cincom Acquire , and other CPQ/Q2O vendors are mostly sales configurators. To be fair, the latter vendors are not necessarily just sales configurators, however, the majority of their implementations focus on sales configuration. Founded in 2000, Configure One is a privately held e-catalog and product configurator software company in Oak Brook, Illinois (near Chicago), United States (US), who targets manufacturers that produce configurable Read More

Configurability Strategy: A Competitive Advantage


To gain a competitive advantage, manufacturing companies that sell complex products are implementing a configurability strategy that provides more options using fewer resources. Learn about the two interrelated phases of a configurability strategy: developing the product—which emphasizes the essential functionality of a product configurator—and executing the lead-to-order (LTO) process in a lean manufacturing environment.

cameleon  and CRM software The Cameleon Commerce Suite from Access Commerce helps manufacturing, distribution, retail and service companies sell products and services through direct, indirect, call center and Internet sales channels. Cameleon drives business efficiency by aggregating, standardizing and syndicating product information across supply and demand chains. Cameleon optimizes selling and ordering processes by simplifying core business functions: e-commerce, electronic catalog and guided selling, product Read More