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MAPICS Unifies The Brand And Interacts For CRM Solutions
While the existing loyal client base and affiliate channel remains MAPICS’ trump card in these difficult times, the recent partnership initiatives bundled with

dbms pipe  operation systems and Oracle DBMS platforms. MAPICS' solutions now comprise two ERP systems (XA and Point.Man), plus supply chain management (Thru-Put), and enterprise asset management (Maincor EAM) products. Other recent solutions worth mentioning include TeamWeRX, an enterprise portal that integrates business collaboration processes across the value chain, MAPICS Commerce, an Internet-based, interactive buying & selling environment (storefront), and product lifecycle management (PLM) software - Magik.

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E-mail Response Management


E-mail inquiries for the customer service sector are expected to explode from 2.9 billion messages in 2005, to 7.2 billion by 2010. This means that a company’s online relationship with customers will be increasingly critical to customer satisfaction and retention. That’s why managers need new tools to manage their corporate e-mail assets and better service the e-mail customer.

dbms pipe  SQL Server as its DBMS. For trial purposes only, we include a 5-user version of SQL Server (MSDE) in the installer. (Due to MSDE's limitations, such as a 2.3G maximum database size, most production environments will require a non- MSDE SQL Server product, such as the Standard Edition with 5 CALs.) If you have an existing SQL Server 2000 server, you may instead run Response Manager with it if you wish. For optimum performance we recommend running it on a machine other than the Response Manager server. Read More

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Enterprises are becoming painfully aware of the need to clean up their structured data and unstructured content acts to capitalize on more important efforts like regulatory compliance, globalization, demand aggregation, and supply chain streamlining.

dbms pipe  relying on the naked DBMS is also a problem. Not to mention that databases have not been architected well to manage large, binary objects, since rows, columns, and SQL access are not suited for managing object like frames of a video or pages of a document. Therefore, a proper PCM system must have a self-optimizing performance acceleration layer that is able to quickly serve up product information to users and other enterprise applications. Most catalog solutions are simple database applications that Read More

MPS in European and US Enterprises


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dbms pipe  in European and US Enterprises Quocirca is a research and analysis company with a primary focus on the European market. Quocirca produces free to market content aimed at IT decision makers and those that influence them in business of all sizes and public sector organisations. Much of the content Quocirca produces is based on its own primary research. Source: Quocirca Ltd Resources Related to MPS in European and US Enterprises : Managed Print Services (MPS) (Wikipedia) MPS in European and US Read More

Optum’s ConnectStream: First the Pieces Now the Glue


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SAP Bolsters NetWeaver's MDM Capabilities Part Two: xCat and SAP MDM


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dbms pipe  relying on the naked DBMS is also a problem. Therefore, a proper PCM system must have a self-optimizing performance acceleration layer that is able to quickly serve up product information to users and other enterprise applications. Most catalog solutions are simple database applications that layer a thin veneer of functionality over SQL and they rely on SQL for all access to the data, whereby SQL works well with retrieving a single record from among thousands or even millions. Yet, to retrieve, for Read More

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dbms pipe  in the ETL and DBMS markets that should provide advantages in the e-business analytics market. Keep in mind that this is a first version release that has not been time-tested commercially. Note: TEC has extensive coverage of Informix. To view recent publications regarding Informix type Informix into our search engine on our home page and select the Our Site radial button. Read More

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dbms pipe  universal database management system (DBMS). The tight integration between these components enabled developers to create new applications fairly quickly. These features also absolved developers from worrying about distracting, non-development issues, such as memory and storage management, which programmers on other systems typically had to consider. In fact, iSeries has long integrated freely with a variety of other products from both tool providers and ISVs, and, needless to say, with its sister Read More

Business Intelligence Status Report


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dbms pipe  on the database. A DBMS separates data from the application programs and people who use the data, and permits many different views of the data. From a technical standpoint, DBMSs can differ widely, since terms such as relational , network , flat , and hierarchical all refer to the way a DBMS organizes information internally, which can affect how quickly and flexibly users can extract information. For example, a relational database management system (RDBMS) is a type of DBMS that stores data in the form Read More

Glossary of Enterprise Applications Terminology Part Two: Just-in-Time to Extensible Markup Language


As enterprise applications systems developed over time, a continuous stream of new terminology surfaced. This is a glossary of those terms.

dbms pipe  a database management systems (DBMS), and which understands how data is organized in the database and has special functions for analyzing the data. There are OLAP servers available for nearly all the major database systems. order entry : The process of accepting and translating what a customer wants into terms used by the manufacturer or distributor. The commitment should be based on the available-to-promise line (ATP) in the master schedule. This can be as simple as creating shipping documents for Read More

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dbms pipe  Steal Market Share by Increasing Customer Service! Most challenges your business encounters will be easier to deal with if you have loyal customers. Through continuous, real-time customer feedback, you'll be better positioned to provide the right solutions, differentiate your services, benchmark your performance, prioritize pressing issues, spot emerging trends, and more. Source : Mindshare Technologies Resources Related to Recession? Steal Market Share by Increasing Customer Service! : Read More

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dbms pipe  into commands that the DBMS understands, and for this to work, both the application and the DBMS must be ODBC-compliant—the application must be capable of issuing ODBC commands and the DBMS must be capable of responding to them. To that end, GPS' Real-time Data Integration Server (RDIS) middleware component maintains ODBC connections on behalf of the client software, enabling thin clients to provide a rich end-user analysis environment. Various enterprise data sources, including multiple ERP databases, Read More

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dbms pipe  includes database management systems (DBMS) and development tools, which enable users to create, retrieve and modify the various types of data stored in a computer system. Business applications software automates the performance of specific business data processing functions for customer relationship management (CRM), supply chain management (SCM), financial management, procurement, project management, human resources (HR) management, and business intelligence (BI). Business applications are available in Read More

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