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Vendor Analysis: Kaspersky Anti-Virus Products Examined


Kaspersky Labs is no newcomer to anti-virus products. Headquartered in Moscow, Russia, with offices in Pleasanton, California and Cambridge, England, Kaspersky Labs has successfully branded itself as a leader in multi-platform anti-virus products. Though many IT decision makers neglect to protect their UNIX systems from viruses, research done by Kaspersky Labs indicates that Linux may be just as prone to viruses as Microsoft operating systems.

eleven acceleration  S.u.S.E. Linux in 1999. Eleven of the twenty-seven vendors inspected by Virus Bulletin offer S.u.S.E. Linux anti-virus products. Oakland, California based S.u.S.E., Inc. makes S.u.S.E. Linux, a leading open-sourced UNIX operating system. S.u.S.E. Linux powers firewalls, messaging servers, database servers, and application servers all of which are vulnerable to viruses. The fact that Kaspersky is among the smaller group of anti-virus vendors that offer a S.u.S.E. anti-virus platform indicates their Read More

Enterprise Incentive Management Leader Responds to Market Demands


The market for enterprise incentive management (EIM) products is in its early stages and is rapidly evolving. Callidus Software is the EIM vendor of choice for some of the largest companies in the world.

eleven acceleration  customers and partners include 7-Eleven, CUNA Mutual, Philips Medical Systems, Sprint Nextel, Sun Microsystems , and Time Warner Corporation . The principal competitive factors affecting the EIM market are industry-specific domain expertise; scalability and flexibility of solutions; superior customer service; and functionality of solutions. Callidus believes that it can compete effectively with the traditional enterprise resource planning (ERP), sales force automation (SFA), and customer relationship Read More

The Retail Battleground for Pricing Management


The imperative to respond to constantly-evolving customer requirements more efficiently is driving retailers to look at applications giants to provide standardized software that provides flexible, integrated demand intelligence.

eleven acceleration  include Albertsons, PETsMART, Lowe's, 7-Eleven, Sterling Jewelers, ShopKo Stores, Pamida and Big Y Foods . For an extensive discussion of the issue of pricing management see The Case for Pricing Management and The Rise of Price Management . This is Part Two of a three-part note. Other SAP Acquisitions The acquisition of the customer demand management expert Khimetrics came in the wake of SAP's acquisition of Triversity , the former North American provider of customer-centric, point-of-sale (POS) software Read More

SAP Industry Solutions for Mid-market Companies


For over a decade, SAP has offered industry-specific applications, starting with oil and gas and utilities solutions. Media, insurance, chemicals, banking, and public sector offerings have followed, highlighting SAP's lesser-known side as a market-oriented provider of industry-tailored solutions.

eleven acceleration  in ten of the eleven manufacturing industries it targets, and asserts that over 900 utility companies in seventy countries are using SAP software, in nearly thirty languages. To better understand the market, SAP maintains close contact with relevant industry players, and organizes and attends industry-specific user events and forums. There are a number of regional and international information days aimed at continuing an in-depth dialog with customers, so as to identify new specific market segment Read More

"Evergreen"-Environmental Regulations for High-tech and Electronics, Chemical, and Oil and Gas Industries


High-tech and electronics, chemical, and oil and gas industries each have their fair share of regulatory requirements to meet, and an increasing number include environmental directives. Enterprise applications designed to meet their distinct needs should help pave the way to compliance.

eleven acceleration  billion over the next eleven years. For additional information on REACH, visit http://www.reachlegislation.com ; a glossary reference site from the European Environment Agency (EEA) can be found at http://glossary.eea.europa.eu/EEAGlossary . Hence, astute solutions have to espouse the capabilities that chemical manufacturers need to handle a broad range of compliance issues, as listed in SAP for Chemicals: Regulatory Compliance : Product safety, so as to ensure that substance data is up-to-date and availa Read More

KANA Software and Ciboodle Join Forces for Customer Experience Perfection


The multi-channel customer experience management software market represents an attractive US$5 billion-plus market opportunity, which IDC recently forecast to grow at between 5 to 12 percent through 2015 (a 6 percent compound annual growth rate [CAGR]) within the larger overall customer relationship management (CRM) space. To that end, in July 2012, KANA Software, a longstanding customer service

eleven acceleration  Software and Ciboodle Join Forces for Customer Experience Perfection The multi-channel customer experience management software market represents an attractive US$5 billion-plus market opportunity, which IDC recently forecast to grow at between 5 to 12 percent through 2015 (a 6 percent compound annual growth rate [CAGR]) within the larger overall customer relationship management (CRM) space. To that end, in July 2012, KANA Software , a longstanding customer service software provider, which has lately Read More

SL Advanced Systems Consulting


Advanced Systems Consulting is a provider of business consulting services for Manufacturers delivering exceptional service and sustainable value through consulting, software and IT implementation. Our clientele of Manufacturers includes mid-sized companies and larger enterprises also. Our experience with manufacturers and Infor Adage began in 1994 and Advanced Systems Consulting was incorporated in 2002. With team members in the US and Mexico, ASC applies its industry knowledge and best practices philosophy to provide the best technology solutions throughout the Americas. We maximize our vast technology resources and deep Infor expertise to deliver increased efficiency, project acceleration and a competitive edge. 

eleven acceleration  Advanced Systems Consulting Advanced Systems Consulting is a provider of business consulting services for Manufacturers delivering exceptional service and sustainable value through consulting, software and IT implementation. Our clientele of Manufacturers includes mid-sized companies and larger enterprises also. Our experience with manufacturers and Infor Adage began in 1994 and Advanced Systems Consulting was incorporated in 2002. With team members in the US and Mexico, ASC applies its industry Read More

Acceleration


Acceleration is a marketing and advertising firm specializing in digital marketing. The company also conducts research and provides technical support and services.

eleven acceleration  Acceleration is a marketing and advertising firm specializing in digital marketing. The company also conducts research and provides technical support and services. Read More

Curbing MESsy Shop Floor State of Affairs - Part I


Those that follow manufacturing-oriented enterprise applications have likely noticed for some time an uptick of conversations about the need to better integrate high-speed manufacturing operations (the real-time world of the plant) with the planning and engineering departments (the transactional and design world of enterprise systems). The nirvana (or utopia) hoped for thus far has been to provide

eleven acceleration  MESsy Shop Floor State of Affairs - Part I Those that follow manufacturing-oriented enterprise applications have likely noticed for some time an uptick of conversations about the need to better integrate high-speed manufacturing operations (the real-time world of the plant) with the planning and engineering departments (the transactional and design world of enterprise systems). The nirvana (or utopia) hoped for thus far has been to provide a single point of operation and control for manufacturers Read More

Epicor Insights 2013


Epicor held its Insights 2013 conference in Nashville last week, attended by 2,900+ customers, 500+ employees,  300+ partners, and 100+ exhibitors, and with more than 700 sessions. Clearly Epicor has a lot to talk about. TEC's Aleksey Osintsev and I covered the event and, in numerous one-on-one meetings with Epicor managers, executives, partners, and third-party consultants, received an up-close

eleven acceleration  Insights 2013 Epicor   held its Insights 2013 conference in Nashville last week, attended by 2,900+ customers, 500+ employees,  300+ partners, and 100+ exhibitors, and with more than 700 sessions. Clearly Epicor has a lot to talk about. TEC's Aleksey Osintsev and I covered the event and, in numerous one-on-one meetings with Epicor managers, executives, partners, and third-party consultants, received an up-close look at Epicor's corporate, product, and technology strategies. Epicor Corporate Read More

Catering to Small and Medium-Size Enterprises


With opportunities in the large enterprise marketplace shrinking due to increased penetration, small and medium-size enterprises (SMEs) are starting to receive more attention and scrutiny. This article explores the special needs of the SMEs and asks, from a software standpoint, what companies can to do survive in this unique marketplace and what vendors can do to service them. Read on for the answers.

eleven acceleration  area; eight in finance; eleven in customer service; twenty in production; and one in IT—hey, somebody has to compute the winners of the football and soccer betting pools. By the way, this is also an area that you can negotiate with the vendor as a future source of revenue to further reduce the acquisition cost of the software. There should be at least one more pricing option. This option would be based on what you use and not what you get. Typically, enterprise software comes with switches that can be Read More

Microsoft Retail Systems


Microsoft Point of Sale and Microsoft Retail Management System provide a complete point of purchase solution suite for small and midsize specialty retail businesses. Released in 2005, Microsoft Point of Sale has enabled Microsoft to further penetrate the retail market.

eleven acceleration  $49 per month (for eleven months) $ 539.00 Flex 5-pack support $300.00 Total $443.82 $ 539.00 Assuming that on average, five support interventions are needed in a year, the TCO for Microsoft is $443.82 (USD) while QuickBooks' TCO is $539.00 (USD) for an unlimited number of support calls. Based on the scenario mentioned above, Microsoft POS is approximately 55.5 percent of the list price and QuickBooks Point of Sale is 67.4 percent. In this scenario, Microsoft is less expensive. However, if a retailer Read More

Software as a Service's Functional Catch-up


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eleven acceleration  global network consisting of eleven local offices and over ninety subsidiaries and affiliated companies across the United States. Certainly the hosted, multi-tenant software model might be relatively new to the computationally intensive SCM world, whose users traditionally have needed the speed and power of a memory-resident client/server application, but even that is beginning to change. Broader availability of wireless and broadband products has improved access and performance, while web services' appli Read More

Six Important Skills Needed in PEO


The most important consideration for product engineering outsourcing (PEO) is vendor skills. Choosing the right set of skills can help companies achieve business objectives such as reducing time to market or lowering costs. Choosing the wrong set of skills can lead to subpar outcomes and mire companies in regret. Ensuring that your projects are in good hands makes the difference between failure and success. Find out why.

eleven acceleration  Important Skills Needed in PEO Outsourced Software Product Development &Xoriant Corporation is a software product development company with global delivery centers, offering a range of software development solutions to a variety of industries including finance, telecom, ecommerce, customer-facing web publishers, and others. Source: Xoriant Corporation Resources Related to Six Important Skills Needed in PEO : Information Technology Outsourcing (ITO) (Wikipedia) Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) Read More