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Finding the Key to Small Manufacturer’s Profits - Part 1


This post starts with a trivia question: Please name the mid-market enterprise resource planning (ERP) vendor that has existed the longest in the market with an ERP product that has never been merged with another product? In addition, the vendor and its product offerings have never been covered by TEC and myself. As a hint, the company was founded in 1979 and has always focused on discrete make-to

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SSA GT Beefs Up BPCS V8 Through Partnerships' Spree


With a flurry of alliance making activities, SSA GT is executing a strategy to save the company from oblivion by extending the value proposition to existing customer base. SSA GT seemingly intends to achieve its all-round product portfolio and implementation approach through in-depth strategic partnerships with specialized application providers. There are significant differences however between SSA GT's and other vendors (for example, Baan's or Ross Systems') comeback approaches.

cd rom xa  support of BPCS versions CD (4.05), BPCS V6, and BPCS V8 To provide backward compatibility to BPCS eCommerce, ERM and collaborative commerce solutions These announcements are part of a new solution strategy for the BPCS product. This is Part One of a two-part event note. Part Two will discuss the Market Impact of these announcements and make User Recommendations. Agreement With Logility On December 17, SSA GT announced an OEM agreement with Logility (NASDAQ: LGTY), a supplier of business-to-business Read More

IBM’s NetVista Joins the Appliance PC Fray


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Analyzing MAPICS' Further Steps After Frontstep Part Three: Market Impact


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Part 1 of this blog series started by analyzing a certain change of the guard and a related product strategy shift at Infor. Two late June 2010 news announcements, which were entitled “Infor Simplifies Connectivity and Data Sharing with Infor ION(tm)” and “Infor Selects Microsoft as Preferred Technology and Tools Provider for Infor Software," were then demystified in an

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CD Group


CD Group has established itself as a leading provider of consulting services for companies in the Manufacturing and Distribution industries with revenues under $1 billion. CD Group''s 120 employees specialize in linking business strategy and processes with IT capabilities to drive financial improvement.

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How Do You Categorize Notebooks?


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