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carro finan  make them easier to carry and set up. New drives, keyboards and Access IBM buttons make them easier to use. New networking and security features make them easier to do e-business. With the optional IBM Portable Drive Bay 2000, the NetVista computers allow users to easily transfer data between computers. This means you can reduce the number of hard drives or CD-RW drives with a single, swappable drive that works in both ThinkPad notebook computers and NetVista desktop computers. Features such as the Read More

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A brief journey of what functionality ERP engineer-to-order systems must support. Just like the mythical character in the film E.T., who was far from home in an unfamiliar environment, companies that have years of experience working with a discrete ERP system sometimes feel that they are out of this world in trying to adapt the system to the unique elements  in the engineer-to-order (ETO) world

carro finan  ETO companies may not carry inventory of assemblies or raw materials until a confirmed customer order is placed. Generally speaking, requirements are not based on large production volumes because typically, products are made as single units, with long lead times from both the supplier and production area .These products are usually multilevel BOMs, and customers are heavily involved throughout the entire design and manufacturing cycle. Some examples of ETO products include aircraft, railway cars, and Read More

Surado! A Rising Mid-market CRM Provider


Our quest for quality and well-priced mid-market CRM software solutions, takes us this week to review Surado Solutions Inc. developers of Surado CRM Solutions. Surado positions itself high in many functional areas, against many mid-market software vendors such as SalesLogix, Epicor, Microsoft CRM, Kana, and Commence Corporation.

carro finan  based server platforms and carry IBM DB2 or Oracle database systems. Nevertheless, Surado confirms that development for IBM DB2 and Oracle 9 support is underway. Surado's move should open the door to more sales opportunities in the larger businesses. Surado Strategy and User Recommendations The Web Self-Service module is Surado's first step in moving toward a web-based application. In its current version, the module provides a web interface for users and customers to access their existing profiles and be Read More

Interdependence of supply chain partners: A briefing session with PW and Bombardier




carro finan  the suppliers responsibility to carry sufficient inventory to cover employee’s vacations, absenteeism, weekends, or even legal holidays. Lateness of delivery incurs penalties. Why? PW is a global industry with customers around the world. Fast turn-around means better cash flow and higher profits. Global requirements mean suppliers must be more proactive. A customer’s airplane that does not have a working engine is an expense item, not a revenue item. Customers also feel the impact of late deliveries. Read More

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carro finan  in the global market carry a message for all users who vie for global recognition. It obviously is imperative to avoid names that have unwanted connotations in languages where you do business, but the effort to ensure this is far from simple. Users should choose a service that specializes in this area and not go it alone. This is particularly important as globalization keeps moving; when you are on the web you are in front of the world. Read More

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carro finan  data management projects should carry out a reality check on the barriers to the adoption of analytics. This will greatly help the data management project team to deliver along desired and expected lines. Download this white paper to find out more. Read More

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carro finan  hope transparency and logic carry the day. Plan B: Update CV . Plan B, Part 2: Forge letters of reference . Mike takes the plunge and starts preparing a brief for the exec team. [ See notes toward Mike’s project team proposal ] The bottom line, as far as Mike can determine from his research : choosing the wrong ERP system could be a very, very expensive mistake—not only in terms of wasted financial resources, but also in terms of the ensuing organizational chaos. He writes: Analysis of any ERP Read More

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carro finan  enabling the company to carry lower inventory, thus reducing working capital and 2) reducing the staff required during peak shipping hours. For the IRR calculation the value of the lower working capital and the lower staff salaries are put in monetary terms. In other words, the projected dollar savings will be estimated and used to justify the project. Let's assume that the payback period for the investment is projected to be 3 years. If all the conditions that are in place today remain static for 3 Read More

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carro finan  organizations the agility to carry out both process and discrete manufacturing processes, as well as the ability to integrate manufacturing styles across the organization (see complexities of product mix listed above). With the mixed-mode approach, manufacturers can facilitate planning, meet market demands, and execute and measure both production results and performance of a manufacturing work center and plant location. An organization can see measurable payback in several areas: greater efficiency, Read More

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