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Study Reveals Top 10 Requirements for Improving Event Resolution in IT
A survey of existing IT event resolution processes suggests organizations are unsatisfied with current processes, despite the importance of ensuring that severe

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Outsourcing--Applications Software RFI/RFP Template

Employees, Application Software Related Experience, Processes and Tools, Certifications and Accreditations, Industry Skills and Experience, Domain Skills and Experience, Application Software Package Skills and Experience, Technology Skills and Experience, Professional Services and Implementation Consulting Services, Client Experience, Internal Infrastructure and Enabling Technology, Business Flexibility  

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IFS Field Service Management Is Now a TEC Certified Solution


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certifications mis  (SLAs), skills sets and certifications, required parts, preferred technicians, etc. In addition, the application is also able to find the shortest route to customer destinations and reduce travel times by analyzing work order information, map information, and customer requirements—at the same time. Consequently, technicians have more time to spend on jobs, so they can execute them patiently and properly and thus achieve increased levels of customer satisfaction. The parts management functionality Read More

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certifications mis  schedules, exceptions, skills, and certifications that they require. Similarly, the new pinning feature allows managers to select and prioritize only the locations they require to monitor at a given time. Kronos also introduced new scheduling capabilities such as configurable schedule views, user interface improvements to manipulate scheduling data, a new calendar view to enter availability and shift preferences, improved shift-swapping workflows, shift requests directed at employees that meet the Read More

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certifications mis  business size, level of certifications, and employee educational level) are quite explicit, but aspects such as development methodology, skills, and experiences are harder to measure during the selection process. One good approach to examining those inexplicit aspects is to break them into finer granularity and make them more measurable. In this blog post, we’ll look at one single but very important aspect—experience. And to give you a better grip on matching partners’ experiences with your Read More

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What Could Process Manufacturers Do Better in PLM?


Part 1 of my recent blog series, Filling the Holes and Breaking Down Artificial Walls in a Process PLM Solution Set, established that the product lifecycle management (PLM) software market for process industries (i.e., food @ beverage, life sciences, chemicals, paints, consumer products, etc.) has not been well-defined as compared to its counterparts in the discrete widgets manufacturing and

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Outsourcing--Applications Software RFI/RFP Template


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TEC's P.J. Jakovljevic recently attended the Acumatica Partner Summit 2014 in Denver, Colorado, where the cloud ERP vendor’s partner ecosystem gathered to collaborate and explore all things Acumatica. In a series of posts, P.J. gives a short history of the company and overview of its partner channels, then explores Acumatica’s current focus on its partner network and where the company might be headed in the future.

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