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The Importance of Component Event Management in a PLM Strategy
Component event management promises an answer. Component event management is a methodology to systematically detect and resolve component events in the most

event they  indicators that a Component Event may have occurred, they are not meaningful until they are put into context. Component lifecycle changes must be associated and analyzed in the context of the products that contain them. A Component Lifecycle Event puts the EOL or PCN into the context of the impacted products and their associated lifecycles. Without the context of what products are impacted, the notifications are simply more raw information to sort through. When the notifications are matched against

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They Know When You Have Gas


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event they  - October 10, 2000 Event Summary On September 29, 2000, the Veeder-Root Company, a supplier of equipment and services for fuel management, and the American Petroleum Exchange, an e-marketplace for refined petroleum products, announced a Strategic Alliance. The agreement makes Veeder-Root's Fuel Management Service available on the American Petroleum Exchange's website (www.apexchange.com). The deal enables Exchange members, which include many of the nation's largest fuel purchasers, to have desktop access Read More

They Test Web Sites, Don’t They?


RSW Software upgrades one product and releases a second. The products enable companies to test the function and load carrying capability of websites and middle tier applications.

event they  - June 7, 2000 Event Summary RSW Software, Inc., a business unit of test equipment giant Teradyne, Inc. (NYSE: TER), makes software that supports the testing of websites. Their lead product, the e-TEST suite, allows users to capture into a recorded script file the commands that they use to interact with a website. The script file can later be played back to perform regression testing. The same scripts can also be used for automatic monitoring and for load testing. The latest version of the software, Read More

VPNs Are Hot, but What Are They?


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event they  include things like the Event Management Escalation Process, support processes and timeframes, backup schedule for VPN endpoints, network monitoring, change management, and performance reporting statistics. About the Author Laura Taylor, former Director of Research for Security at TEC is now the Chief Technology Officer at Relevant Technologies, Inc. For more information go to http://www.relevanttechnologies.com/ . Read More

They Can Run, But You Can’t Hide


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event they  - August 22, 2000 Event Summary It's quite possible that one of your friends, or some organization that has your e-mail address, sent you a notice about Governor George W. Bush of Texas, currently the Republican nominee for President of the United States, having established a Jesus Day in Texas. Depending on your political and religious choices you might have felt this to be interesting. TEC of course has no comment one way or the other about the propriety of the announcement, except to note that Read More

Expense Management Outlook 2014


Certify conducted a survey asking businesses how they currently manage their travel and expenses and whether they are considering changes to their current system. This infographic illustrates the survey responses. The data was collected in February 2014, and included responses from finance professionals and chief financial officers (CFOs) for small, midsize, and large enterprise businesses based in North America.

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Multi-channel Service Delivery: Getting Customers the Service they Want, Where, and When they Want It


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event they  channel Service Delivery: Getting Customers the Service they Want, Where, and When they Want It While today’s best-in-class organizations do leverage multiple channels to eliminate unnecessary dispatches or service calls, they are most interested in enveloping their customers with the right level of service information via the channels where customers prefer to receive such information. Learn how connecting with customers allows these companies to outperform their peers in key customer-facing and Read More

HD-PLM, Exalead, and Project Lightning, What Do They Have in Common?


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Collaborative Analytics: Sharing and Harvesting Analytic Insights Across the Business


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Be Bold with Benefits but Subtle with Pains


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Can These Vendors Really Do What They Say? Bang Bang Maybe.


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