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Sciforma Corporation
Based in Los Gatos, California (US), Sciforma Corporation provides project and process management software solutions and services to a worldwide customer base

dos desktop  of the first PC DOS project management product, Project Scheduler, and enterprise-level solutions. Its name means the science of planning and is derived from the English word science and the Latin word forma which means plan. Sciforma develops enterprise project management software, PSNext (Web-based project management), PS8, and Project Communicator (Windows desktop-based project management), and real-world process mapping and simulation software, Sciforma Process. Sciforma Corporation has offices

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Outsourcing, IT Infrastructure

The IT Infrastructure Outsourcing knowledge base focuses on the selection of companies who provide outsource services in the areas of information technology (IT) infrastructure. The typical types of activities that these providers perform include data center operations; network operations; backup/recovery services, data storage management services; system administration services; end user support of desktop PCs, laptops, and handheld devices; web site, or application hosting, etc.  

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dos desktop  detractive legacy technologies (e.g., DOS or some proprietary database). Once other proprietary technologies are introduced into the R&D equation, a vendor has to deal with translation, interface and performance issues, not to mention the pain of migrating existing customers and/or maintaining multiple product versions. On the other hand, using technologies that are intrinsically compatible, should result in faster and less costly development. The company's strategic relationship with Microsoft has Read More

Autodesk Jumps on the Browser-based 3D Design Bandwagon


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dos desktop  operating system (OS) (e.g., DOS or Windows XP ), thus resembling PDAs more than PCs. Later-generation models were laptop-inspired, with a flat-fitting screen over the keyboard and a touch-sensitive UI, effectively trading the pen for fingers. But these computer models were bulky, roughly one and a half inch thick, and heavy, averaging over 4 pounds. The low battery life also made you look for wall sockets after a couple of hours of use. With a certain pragmatism, users left them behind when smartphones Read More

Peregrine Exits Quiet Period Making Noise


Emerging from the quiet period after announcing its merger with Harbinger, Peregrine makes up for lost time with a trio of announcements related to its asset management solutions.

dos desktop  Exits Quiet Period Making Noise Peregrine Exits Quiet Period Making Noise D. Geller - June 26, 2000 Event Summary Peregrine Systems made some key moves to consolidate its strengths in asset management. First, it entered into a partnership with Motive Communications. Motive specializes in augmenting and bypassing help desk personnel by providing tools that allow individuals with IT problems to diagnose and repair their own desktop machines. Peregrine will license a version of MotiveNet Server. Read More

New Life for Dead Storage Technologies: Consumer-driven Optical Storage in the Data Center


While optical technology has become the default removable storage medium on the desktop (CD and DVD), in enterprise storage the evidence of failure is unmistakable. After fifteen years, optical technologies in the enterprise storage market account for only a fraction of 1 percent of enterprise storage hardware spending. There is a dramatically different future, however, for some optical storage subsystems.

dos desktop  Life for Dead Storage Technologies: Consumer-driven Optical Storage in the Data Center While optical technology has become the default removable storage medium on the desktop (CD and DVD), in enterprise storage the evidence of failure is unmistakable. After fifteen years, optical technologies in the enterprise storage market account for only a fraction of 1 percent of enterprise storage hardware spending. There is a dramatically different future, however, for some optical storage subsystems. Read More

Shifts in Payment Models for CAD Deployments


Given the recent desktop virtualization move for PTC Creo, it will be interesting to watch whether PTC will start offering subscriptions for some Creo apps (and Dassault Systèmes for SolidWorks). This is especially interesting in light of the recent move of Siemens Solid Edge to subscription licensing, and also since Autodesk is now offering its desktop and other design products on a pay-as-you-go

dos desktop  in Payment Models for CAD Deployments Given the  recent desktop virtualization move for PTC Creo , it will be interesting to watch whether PTC will start offering subscriptions for some Creo apps (and Dassault Systèmes for SolidWorks ). This is especially interesting in light of the recent move of  Siemens Solid Edge to subscription licensing , and also since Autodesk is now offering its desktop and other design products on a pay-as-you-go basis . In terms of comparing 3D computer-aided design Read More

xTuple Ends 2012 on a High Note


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Dell Tops in Customer Satisfaction


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Realizing Cost Benefits Through Perimeter-based Online Security


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