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Compaq's 8-CPU Intel Servers: the New "Big Iron"


Compaq started shipping its eight-CPU Intel servers, the ProLiant 8000 and 8500, in late August. These are the first true eight-way Intel servers to ship.

cd rom xa  to put in a CD or diskette or tape (for backup)? 8500: No removable media devices: The box is tightly packaged, but having at least one additional media bay would be beneficial to customers. RAM Capabilities: Profusion can support up to 32GB of RAM. Although Compaq feels customers will never need/use more than the 16GB Compaq provides, having the flexibility to expand would be helpful to a customer. General: PCI Slots: Compaq provides only two 66 MHz slots, half of its competition. Since the same I/O Read More

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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Secure Transfers of Large Files Over the Internet Using YouSendIt


A growing problem with rich multimedia electronic presentations is their increasing file size. Data files, in general, are larger, making it challenging to send them over the Internet. Most e-mail clients have limitations on attachment sizes, thus securely sending a one hundred megabyte PowerPoint presentation with embedded video over e-mail is nearly impossible. YouSendIt, however, offers solutions consisting of a free web service and the YouSendIt Enterprise Server. Both solutions offer comprehensive security options. The YouSendIt Enterprise Server is an enterprise level, complete large file transfer consisting of a dedicated server that can integrate with existing network security infrastructure.

cd rom xa  e-mail clients, sending a CD by post, or even setting up your own FTP server. If security isn''t your biggest concern, setting up the FTP server is generally a manageable option. All you have to do is get permission to open up the appropriate ports on your network, set up the FTP service, send the file over, close the connection, and then shut down the server. It''s a lot of work, creates a lot of potential security holes, and if you have to send large files on a regular basis, it can become a very Read More

How to Comply with Data Security Regulations


A remote data backup solution can be compliant with almost any international, federal, or state data protection regulation—and can be compliant with the common caveats of most data security laws by providing functionality like data encryption and secure media control. And, as some regulations require files to be archived for several years, you can create a routine that archives files you select for backup and storage.

cd rom xa  external drives, USB, DVD, CD, etc. violate compliance regulations and pose serious security risks as they can easily be lost or stolen. With our service, there is no hardware or extra devices to maintain. Reputable Provider While a slew of startup backup companies are now sprouting up, Remote Data Backups has been providing online data protection to thousands of satisfied clients since 2000. Our stable business model, free 24/7 support and legion of loyal clients ensure we will be there when you need us Read More

Security Breach: Now What?


When people's lives or financial transactions are at risk, proper Security Incident handling is of extreme importance.

cd rom xa  to tape, or writeable CD, will not stand up in court as permissible evidence. More often than not, most companies decide that proceeding and protecting is more advantageous than pursuing and prosecuting. Contain, Eradicate, and Recover The Security Incident Manager needs to determine if the incident should be handled internally, or if an outside consultancy should be enlisted to provide assistance. In all cases, the response should include containment, eradication, and recovery from the incident. To conta Read More

Information/Internet Appliances


Information appliances, also called Internet or PC appliances, are a new market that appeal to those customers who want to reduce their desktop hardware expenditures. What are they, who makes them, and what do you get for your money?

cd rom xa  sometimes a media device (CD, floppy, or hard drive) and (less often) I/O slots. However, as more storage and I/O capability is added, it becomes an anorexic PC, not an appliance. Appliances are generally small - a typical footprint is 6 wide and 10 deep. What you generally do not get is a graphics card, more than one or two I/O slots (if at all) or more than two drives of any type (HDD/CD/DVD). The present market size approximately $600 million [Source: IDC], but we expect it to grow beyond $5 billion Read More

SSA GT Beefs Up BPCS V8 Through Partnerships' Spree Part 2: Market Impact


SSA GT has mostly achieved its most imminent and important goal of enticing existing BPCS customer base to stay on their maintenance contracts. Vendors vying to be replacement solutions for the BPCS ERP system could be in for a bigger hurdle than expected.

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 Two of a two-part event note. Part One contained the announcements. This part discusses the Market Impact of these announcements and makes User Recommendations. Market Impact This ''back from the verge and on a comeback trial'' tune - a dj vu scenario of some once Read More

Stability and Functionality for Process and Discrete Manufacturers


While superficially, Infor's acquisition strategy may appear to be impulsive, it has actually been calculated to develop a stronger vertical functionality. This may mean that Infor can offer customers more stability while offering niche functionality.

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Wet Quarter Postpones Amazon's Desiccation While Kmart Drowns


It is all about a viable and innovative business value proposition, immaculate execution, low costs, and customer satisfaction, and not about the company’s name or the nature of its operation (clicks vs. bricks) – should be the motto of the story of the two pertinent giants Amazon and Kmart.

cd rom xa  to the usual books, CDs, DVDs, computer games and other software. All the above reasons of success have been the traditional tenets of business, and nothing pertinent only to the new, Internet economy''. The company has also announced further savings for customers by adding a free delivery option for qualifying orders over $99. That should alleviate much of customers'' resentment towards hidden costs (shipping and sales tax) that often equal the price of one book or CD, as well as raising the bar for its Read More

Vendor Review: SecureWave Protects Microsoft Operating System Platforms


The traditional approach to network intrusion management is to detect an intrusion, analyze it, and then works toward eradicating it. By buckling down your host security, securing the input/output devices, and intercepting Trojan executables, SecureWave can prevent intrusions from happening up front.

cd rom xa  and audited include the CD-ROM drive, the COM port, the LPT port, and the floppy drive. Once setup, it is possible to lock and unlock I/O devices from a central console. From the central console, the security administrator can allow access to an I/O device by assigning the user to a group that has access privileges to the device, or by granting access to an I/O device that expires after a period of time. This means that the security of the I/O devices can be administered either by User, Group or by Read More

Software Selection: An Approach


Selecting package software can have long-term benefits or long-term regrets. To avoid the latter, your approach needs to be sound, logical, and prudent. It also has to be completed in your lifetime. Read about an approach to software selection that helps an organization get to the primary objective of identifying the best software solution quicker but with the necessary due diligence.

cd rom xa  request of a demo CD. Critical to issuing the proposal, in addition to the actual RFP, is the establishment of key compliance dates, to include: Vendors'' conference, date specific Proposal submission, date specific Follow-up on-site demo, week of date Contract negotiations, month of date Hold Vendors'' Conference Key to this step is that the vendor''s conference be structured to ensure that all vendors receive the same competitive advantage. You should be prepared to answer vendor questions and, by doing Read More

5 Tips for Energizing Your Sales Organization and Realizing Enterprise-wide Value with On-demand CRM


Increasingly, midsize companies are looking to customer relationship management (CRM) to energize their sales organizations and make the entire sales ecosystem more efficient. But while many solutions for midsize companies can be rapidly deployed to quickly energize a sales organization, what happens after that first jolt? Discover five tips for making sure your CRM choice continues to deliver return on investment (ROI).

cd rom xa  Davis, CRM Engagement Manager, CD Group Each company''s evolutionary path is unique but usually culminates with integration to core ERP systems. Oracle Accelerate for Midsize Companies and CRM Oracle Accelerate provides a framework for partners to offer bundled solutions of Oracle applications in fixed scope, rapid implementations. Now, Oracle Accelerate solutions are available for Oracle Siebel CRM and On Demand CRM. Leveraging their expertise, industry knowledge, and proven methodologies, Oracle Read More

Compaq’s 'Photon' Comes into the Light


After much anticipation, Compaq’s version of a 1U-high (one 'rack unit') server is finally ready to ship.

cd rom xa  servers remotely, said Mary McDowell, Vice President and General Manager of Compaq''s Industry Standard Server Group. The industry-defining technology of the ProLiant DL360 is designed to radically simplify our customers'' computing experiences-whether they are a leading-edge dot-com or an established enterprise-and help them optimize profits from their Internet computing infrastructures. The ProLiant DL360 is the first ultra-dense server optimized for high-volume deployments. Designed to meet the Read More

Retail Technology Experiments at Metro AG


Last year, I had the pleasure of attending a Canadian retail conference where I was incredibly impressed by the presentation of Dr. Gerd Wolfram, the Managing Director of Metro Group Information Technology GmbH, IT service provider of the German retail giant Metro AG. Information technologies have a huge impact on retail business performance. This “magic” in IT technology was fantastic 15 to 20

cd rom xa  Bluetooth technology. In the CD/DVD area, customers can listen to selected music via a sound shower, which provides directional audio. There are informational robots that walk around the store and provide consumers with any information they need or just entertain kids while parents are shopping. Another interesting form of improved communication is stimulating the senses. For instance, the fish department of a grocery store will generate a lemon scent to tempt the customer’s appetite; or there are Read More

Information Security 101: an Introduction to Being Compliant and Protecting Your Assets


E-mail, Internet access, and collaborative tools (whether a phone system’s conferencing capabilities, or document-sharing applications) are “must-haves” for most businesses today. But by now many managers know that you shouldn’t stop at just implementing these tools and then going ahead, footloose and fancy-free, with using them. As with any other asset, you need to protect not just the

cd rom xa  Books? How about a CD or DVD? In addition to the company cited above, the same or a similar issue has plagued Guess, Victoria’s Secret, Barnes & Noble, Tower Records, Eli Lilly, and even—gasp!—Microsoft, to name but a few. ) Never underestimate the wrath of an employee spurned… a woman employed as an administrative assistant recently deleted $2.5 million (USD) (and seven years’) worth of architectural drawings to seek revenge (or would that be pre-venge?) on her employer, whom she believed was Read More