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Hummingbird Announces Extraction and Portal Strategy for ERP
Boston, October 25 /CNW-PRN/-Hummingbird Communications Limited (TSE:HUM,NASDAQ:HUMC), announced the immediate availability of Genio MetaLink for SAP R/3

exceed powersuite  connectivity tools, including the Exceed PC X-Windows connectivity product. The ability to create external data marts or warehouses from ERP data that can be shared with customers outside the corporate firewall will be key to ongoing customer relationship management, supply chain management, and e-commerce efforts. The release of Genio MetaLink should allow Hummingbird to compete in the relatively fierce business intelligence market with older, more established players such as Ardent and Cognos. In

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exceed powersuite  PC-to-Unix connectivity product named Exceed in 1990. Exceed, which currently holds over 70% global market share in the PC-to-Unix connectivity market, fueled Hummingbird's growth in the early to mid 1990s. In 1995, growth in this market began to subside and Hummingbird started acquiring software vendors to move into other markets. The company's major acquisitions include the following: June1999 - The company finalized its acquisition of PC DOCS to enter the Knowledge/Document Management market. March Read More

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exceed powersuite  the payback period shouldn't exceed twelve months. 2) Intangible Benefits —a total of the expected intangible benefits including key performance indicators (KPI) that will be used to measure success or shortfalls. 3) Risk Assessment —a listing of the people, process, and technology risks in order to proactively mitigate their probability and manage its impact on project success. Getting a read on the return on investment (ROI) of customer relationship management (CRM) from analysts is near impossible Read More

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