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One-on-One with BPM Vendor K2’s Executives
TEC recently spoke with the top executives of business process management (BPM) vendor K2 to get an insider view of the company’s mission and vision for the

crm insider  Server, and Microsoft Dynamics CRM allows for simple data integration. It also runs independently from SharePoint but extends the customers’ SharePoint investments, and while spanning other enterprise systems, customers can pull data and information across the organization into one single application.   TEC : How do you view the usefulness of BPM in manufacturing ERP environments? K2 : Manufacturers do a lot with ERP (i.e., material requirements planning [MRP], some product lifecycle management [PLM],

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Software Functionality Revealed in Detail

We’ve opened the hood on every major category of enterprise software. Learn about thousands of features and functions, and how enterprise software really works.

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CRM for Financial and Insurance Markets

Customer relationship management (CRM) focuses on the retention of customers by collecting data from all customer interactions with a company from all access points (by phone, mail, or Web, or in the field). The company can then use this data for specific business purposes by taking a customer-centric rather than a product-centric approach. CRM applications are front-end tools designed to facilitate the capture, consolidation, analysis, and enterprise-wide dissemination of data from existing and potential customers. This process occurs throughout the marketing, sales, and service stages, with the objective of better understanding one’s customers and anticipating their interest in an enterprise’s products or services.  

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