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Epicor Conducts Its Own ROI Acquisition Rationale Part Three: Challenges and User Recommendations
Despite notable functional and technological initiatives, the challenge for Epicor and its affiliate channel also remains the management of multiple flagship

ed mccaffrey stats  Software Corporation (NASDAQ: EPIC), announced that it has completed the acquisition of ROI Systems , a privately held competing ERP provider of manufacturing software solutions for approximately $20.7 million in an all cash transaction. And, on July 15, in a fashion similar to its fierce competitors, Microsoft Business Solutions and Best Software , Epicor announced the acquisition of a strategic suite of warehouse management solutions (WMS) from TDC Solutions , a long-time, successful independent Read More...
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Microsoft’s Underlying Platform Parts for Enterprise Applications: Somewhat Explained - Part 4
Part 3 of this blog series analyzed the ever-evolving user interface (UI) and visualization technologies, and related approaches of Microsoft and other

ed mccaffrey stats  for Enterprise Applications: Somewhat Explained - Part 4 Part 3 of this blog series analyzed the ever-evolving user interface (UI) and visualization technologies, and related approaches of Microsoft and other independent software vendors (ISVs). Lawson Smart Office and IFS’ Project Aurora (including the first Project's delivery, IFS Enterprise Explorer [IEE]) were described. Shedding Some Northern Star Light on IEE For IEE IFS uses Microsoft ClickOnce , which is a technology designed to perform Read More...
How to Plan and Manage in Times of Uncertainty and Volatility? Based on Reality and Facts, Duh! (Part 1)


ed mccaffrey stats  of Uncertainty and Volatility? Based on Reality and Facts, Duh! (Part 1) My recent attendance at Progress Revolution 2011 , Kinexions 2011 , and several Boston APICS Chapter professional development meetings, where a plethora of companies talked about their operational experiences of late, made me realize that “business as usual” practices no longer work. For one thing, while long-term planning remains an important exercise for senior executives’ strategic and visionary purposes (evaluating what-if Read More...
Deltek's Second Bite at the IPO Cherry (Part II)
Well, a few months after Part I of this blog post was published, which focused on Deltek's pre-New Mountain Capital private equity investment era, the time has

ed mccaffrey stats  this blog post was published, which focused on Deltek 's pre- New Mountain Capital private equity investment era, the time has finally come for us to analyze why being again publicly traded should (or should not) work better for Deltek this time. If one is to judge merely by the most recent financial figures , it would appear to be working well, but my focus here is on some lingering softer issues too. So, when the new management team took the helm at Deltek in mid 2005, it realized that many good Read More...
Teradata to Include MicroStrategy’s Analytics within Its Data Warehouse as a Service
Teradata, a leading provider of data warehousing and big data solutions, announced that its new data-warehouse-as-a-service (DWaaS) offering includes

ed mccaffrey stats  to our customer base. Ed White, general manager of Teradata Cloud Solutions, Teradata, commented: Teradata's Data Warehouse as a Service, combined with MicroStrategy, forms a robust enterprise analytic platform for rapid deployment of new analytic solutions. We continue to deliver new and innovative solutions that support our joint customers evolving business requirements. This is a continuation of a long partnership story that is reflected in both companies’ efforts to reinforce their existing cloud Read More...
Microsoft to Add
MBS' current strategy of letting extension functionality proliferate spontaneously largely resembles the current development practice of the open source

ed mccaffrey stats  ( MBS ) division announced the acquisition of accounting products from the Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada-based vendor Encore Business Solutions, Inc . that could be critical to the success of customers and partners in the public sector. The acquisition includes Encore's not-for-profit accounting products and the inter-company payables management and requisition management modules currently sold by MBS under an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) agreement with Encore. Namely, the only modules that have Read More...
Working Together More Efficiently: Mapping Out the Company’s Business Processes
Enterprises must collaborate or they will surely stagnate. Guarded proprietary information has given way to collaborative approaches where information is shared

ed mccaffrey stats  that, besides information creat- ed within the system, all external information will be available for review and analysis by employees and others involved in the organization. Secure, role-based access by all in a single sign-on Centrally stored information should be accessible anytime, anywhere. Not long ago the idea of universal access seemed impossible. But the emergence of the Internet, intranet and extranet applications has removed the last obstacles. Every individual user should have access to the Read More...
Announcements from UNIT4 and SYSPRO: New Phraseology and Sustainable Development
I attended Judith Rothrock’s 2010 Analyst Roadshow event in Boston last week, and was startled by a few news items from ERP vendors UNIT4 and SYSPRO. Here’s my

ed mccaffrey stats  and Sustainable Development I attended Judith Rothrock’s 2010 Analyst Roadshow event in Boston last week, and was startled by a few news items from ERP vendors UNIT4 and SYSPRO. Here’s my take: UNIT4 Known as an ERP vendor that targets businesses challenged with constantly changing needs, UNIT4 is usually quite ingenious in their product marketing and branding (e.g., I have never seen other ERP vendors traffic in angels or the like). No exception last week, when UNIT4 surprised me again. Ton Dobbe Read More...
“Act Vertical” vs. “Go Extinct” Retailers - Part 1
In over a decade of covering the enterprise application space, I’ve repeatedly lauded and advised vertical focus (i.e., someone’s proven expertise in some

ed mccaffrey stats  enterprise application space, I’ve repeatedly lauded and advised vertical focus (i.e., someone’s proven expertise in some particular industry and market segment ), but not that much vertical integration per se . My beliefs were recently confirmed by what I learned while pursuing my APICS CSCP (Certified Supply Chain Professional) title. Namely, Module One of the APICS CSCP Learning System , entitled “Supply Chain Management Fundamentals” teaches that companies have generally pursued one of the Read More...
Lotus Notes R5 ~ A Breath of Fresh Air
Lotus Notes has just surpassed the 50,000,000-installed base mark, giving Microsoft’s Exchange server a good “run for the money”.

ed mccaffrey stats  Release 1.0 was fully integrated into a Local Area Network (LAN) enabling the first collaborative client/server messaging system. In its first year on the marketplace Notes 1.0 sold over 35,000 client seats, and sales would only escalate from that point on. The second revision of Notes was 1.1 and began shipping in 1990. Release 1.1 enabled portability to support multiple O/Ss, something for which Notes is renowned in the messaging industry today. Release 2.0 began shipping in 1991 with the primary focus Read More...
An Overview of Product Lifecycle Management Implementation Challenges
Product lifecycle management (PLM) implementation brings its own set of challenges, whether considering vendor selection, employee perception management, or

ed mccaffrey stats  PLM As CIMdata's president Ed Miller correctly emphasizes, PLM supports innovation-oriented initiatives such as integrated product development, design collaboration, intellectual supply chain management, and global resource utilization. PLM applications hold the promise of seamlessly flowing all of the information produced throughout all phases of a product's life cycle to everyone in an organization, along with key suppliers and customers. For example, an automotive company can reduce the time it Read More...
Scala and Microsoft Become (Not So) Strange CRM Bedfellows
The Scala and Microsoft alliance in the CRM arena has merits of mutual benefits, particularly in the short to medium term, but due to vacillating motives of the

ed mccaffrey stats  (Not So) Strange CRM Bedfellows Event Summary During these days of frenetic mergers and acquisitions in the enterprise applications arena, there still seems to be a place for some co-opetitive alliances too. Namely, at the end of July, Scala Business Solutions (ASE: SCALA), an Amsterdam, the Netherlands-based provider of collaborative enterprise software for mid-size enterprises and subsidiaries of global corporations, announced it has signed a letter of intent with Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT), Read More...
Business Process Management in Free and Open Source: An Overview of the Demand and the Supply
Free and open source software (FOSS) has become a hot topic in the business process management (BPM) market. This article discusses the relevance between BPM

ed mccaffrey stats  not fade but I changed my focus to another category of enterprise software— business process management (BPM). This time, I was able to find more than one BPM solution that’s offered without license fees and had an impression that in the BPM area, FOSS- as-a-software-licensing-model has established noticeable ground.  A market is comprised of two major sides—one side has the demands and the other side has the capabilities to satisfy these demands. In order to verify the relevance between BPM and Read More...
Deltek Conference Previews


ed mccaffrey stats  A few weeks ago I discussed Deltek ’s journey from its founding in 1983 until its recently announced impending delisting from NASDAQ and going private under Thoma Bravo ’s ownership, for the second time in its history. The article presented some opposing views on what this acquisition might mean for Deltek, its customers, and partners. In light of the company’s recent quarterly results and the upcoming Deltek Insight 2012 user conference in mid-October 2012, this post features my conference Read More...
JD Edwards ERP Products Thriving under Oracle
TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic reviews the history and success of JD Edwards product lines as part of Oracle’s applications portfolio. Oracle has

ed mccaffrey stats  Edwards ERP Products Thriving under Oracle While some market observers might speculate regarding why Oracle’s interest is recently heightened in the hardware arms race with HP or IBM or in the in-memory database and middleware arms race with the SAP , IBM, and Microsoft powerhouses, the fact remains that a large proportion of Oracle customers are small to medium businesses (SMBs). One Oracle enterprise resource planning (ERP) brand, Oracle’s JD Edwards EnterpriseOne has been doing very well at Read More...

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