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The G-word: Do Businesses Touting Green Really Practice What They Preach?
The word “green” these days is everywhere—especially in business. However, it’s difficult to know whether the environmental concerns of these businesses are

environmental concerns  management theory that lack environmental concerns (of a non-human nature): strategic management literature (Hosmer; Pauchant and Fortier; Throop, Starik, and Rands), stakeholder theory (Starik), and business ethics (Hoffman) [2] . This calls for a review of existing business practices. And yet today, environmental concerns are everywhere. Everyone seems to be going green—especially businesses. However, how are we to know if these environmental concerns are in fact what really moves businesses towards Read More
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IFS Defence Ltd., a joint venture between BAE Systems and IFS, recently acquired iSC, a British custom software firm. However, some product integration issues

environmental concerns  for asset availability, and environmental awareness or corporate social responsibility (CSR) and legislation (see Evergreen”—Environmental Regulations for High-tech and Electronics, Chemical, and Oil and Gas Industries ) are encouraging manufacturers to move to preventive and predictive maintenance strategies. In other words, in the past, plant uptime and safety have primarily been internal plant issues (concerns about keeping the plant running and operators safe). But now, however, because of the Read More
TEC Lean and Green Manufacturing Buyer’s Guide
While the need for sustainable development is affecting how organizations do business, the idea of environmental and corporate responsibility as value drivers

environmental concerns  also known as : Environmental Management , Lean Manufacturing , Lean Manufacturing Principles , Six Sigma Manufacturing , Lean Manufacture , Green Manufacturing , Green Manufacture , Lean Green Manufacturing , Green Manufacturing Initiatives , Lean Manufacturing Solutions , Green Manufacturing Process , Green Manufacturing Materials , Leveraging Lean Manufacturing , Lean Manufacturing Project , Lean Manufacturing on Track , Lean Manufacturing Capabilities , Continuous Improvement , Operations Management Read More
How Green Is Your Technology Landscape?
Introducing “Green” to ProjectsThere is a growing trend in IT organizations to reduce the environmental footprints that are typically generated from large

environmental concerns  or plastics recyclers. As environmental concerns have grown, legislation such as the Basel Convention is being enacted globally to ensure that as much as 70 percent of PC components are recyclable. How Do Green Practices Relate to IT Project Management? In most IT projects’ charters, there is no area that deals specifically with environmental concerns. However, this does not mean that the astute and business-savvy project manager shouldn’t consider introducing the following green initiatives: 1. When Read More
How Bad Can It Get? Challenges in the Distribution Industry
Manufacturers serving such retail giants as Wal-Mart or Costco are exposed to severe challenges—not only because of the economies of scale these outlets demand,

environmental concerns  pressure to reduce their environmental footprint at the distribution center. In fact, the distribution industry was one of the leading forces behind the push to have manufacturers and retailers reduce packaging. An example: recently, detergent manufacturers have reduced the amount of water in their product, in order to create a more concentrated product—leading to smaller plastic containers and thus the ability to ship more product on fewer pallets. The point? Lean economic times certainly put pressure Read More
PacketSaver: More Efficient, More Reliable VoIP
Although use of VoIP is growing rapidly, several factors have inhibited more rapid adoption across all market segments. These factors include concerns about

environmental concerns  More Efficient, More Reliable VoIP Although use of VoIP is growing rapidly, several factors have inhibited more rapid adoption across all market segments. These factors include concerns about maintaining consistent voice quality over IP networks, especially during periods where other types of traffic on the IP network suddenly “spike.” Discover a more efficient approach to transporting VoIP. Read More
In Search of Sustainability with Dassault Systèmes
Can PLM technologies help build a more sustainable future for organizations? This article discusses the relationship between PLM and sustainable development

environmental concerns  urgency levels of addressing environmental issues. For the purposes of this article, I’ll try another approach by using a single PLM vendor— Dassault Systèmes —as an example to see what PLM has to do with sustainability. Dassault Systèmes' Strategy on Sustainability The reason I chose Dassault Systèmes as an example is because it is a prominent PLM vendor in the market, and it seems to me that this vendor is making the most efforts in sustainability based on my interactions with the PLM vendor Read More
Do Your Customers Really Trust You? Well, That Depends …
Crises such as the one we’re currently going through seriously damage the trust bestowed by individuals upon corporations. This is more likely to result in the

environmental concerns  to implement social and environmental initiatives within their business framework. One of the major incentives has been regulatory compliance. These regulations originate mainly from local, regional, or national regulations, aiming at achieving a particular environmental objective. However, motivations for complying with these regulations vary largely. According to research conducted by AMR ( Crossing the Great Divide: Sustainability as Corporate Strategy [registration required]), the major motivations Read More
Proof Positive: Extended Validation SSL Increases Online Sales and Transactions
This white paper provides insights into how Extended Validation (EV) SSL can help increase online transactions and sales by alleviating consumer concerns about

environmental concerns  Positive: Extended Validation SSL Increases Online Sales and Transactions This white paper provides insights into how Extended Validation (EV) SSL can help increase online transactions and sales by alleviating consumer concerns about identity theft and fraud. Read More
Security in the Software Development Lifecycle
Application security is an important emerging requirement in software development. This article introduces CLASP, an application security process and plug-in to

environmental concerns  in the Software Development Lifecycle Application security is an important emerging requirement in software development. This article introduces CLASP, an application security process and plug-in to IBM 's Rational Unified Process environment. It was developed by Secure Software, and gives organizations a structured way to address security concerns during the software development lifecycle. Read More
Boston Grape Escape 2010: Vendor’s Announcements Review
Recently, I attended the Grape Escape analyst event in Boston. This was the 10th annual meeting organized by Judith Rothrock’s marketing company to present her

environmental concerns  a company’s existing data. Environmental data traceability compliance is now a big deal in Europe so this application can help many companies to stay on top with minimum spending on the software as the product is offered as an on demand deployment mode. As a part of UNIT4 business, FinancialForce.com has announced the availability of VMforce connector service for Java developers who may use this tool to incorporate FinancialForce.com accounting functionality into their own Force.com-based software Read More
Innovative Healthcare Company Drives Business Performance with SumTotal
When Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP) had concerns about the effectiveness of performance evaluation process, it sought to increase workforce productivity by

environmental concerns  Healthcare Company Drives Business Performance with SumTotal When Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP) had concerns about the effectiveness of performance evaluation process, it sought to increase workforce productivity by aligning corporate and individual goals that would result in improved business performance. FCHP selected SumTotal’s integrated talent management platform and gained substantial improvement in performance evaluations from the previous year, among other benefits. Read More
Contextual Workflow Modeling
Activity-based workflow modeling (AWM) is a common and useful modeling technique, whose fundamental drawbacks limit its effectiveness in modeling complex

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Global Asset Sustainability: Breakthrough Lean Best Practice Counters Rising Energy Costs
Leading companies are reducing energy consumption and costs as a top-priority initiative@with benefits ranging from more efficient operations to increased

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