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Formation Systems Pioneers Product Design Collaboration For The Process Industries
Process manufacturing’s daunting mix of constraints has kept many software vendors away. Privately held Formation Systems takes up the challenge with Optiva, a

formation en sap  For The Process Industries Formation Systems Pioneers Product Design Collaboration For The Process Industries S. McVey - April 23, 2001 Introduction What the process manufacturing industry lacks in glamour it makes up for in complexity. Software companies have for decades used technology to automate business processes found in discrete manufacturing, becoming giants by selling their products to the Dells , GMs , and Toshibas of the world. In discrete manufacturing, much of the complexity lies in

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Release of SP7 Continues SAP HANA’s Fast Rise in the Enterprise Software World


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formation en sap  effort to promote the formation of a complete ecosystem via key strategic partnerships as well as supporting and engaging with startups to develop solutions on top of the SAP HANA platform. Additionally, by introducing the “open application development experience,” SAP reinforces HANA’s agnostic software language focus to enable a wider number of vendors to develop in this in-memory computing based platform independent of their computer language of choice. This is an interesting direction towards Read More

SAP - A Humble Giant From The Reality Land? Part 2: Expanding Functionality


During its international e-business conference, SAPPHIRE, SAP displayed a bullish attitude, contradicting the current market malaise. SAP touts a multi-pronged answer to prevailing heterogeneous IT environments. The company is staking its future on five pillars - exchanges, portals and the three extended-ERP applications: customer relationship management (CRM), supply chain management (SCM), and product life-cycle management (PLM).

formation en sap  Since SAP announced the formation of SAP Portals in April, the company has been working closely with CorporateYahoo ! to develop joint enterprise portal solutions. The solutions should enable global enterprises to improve productivity and create efficiencies by providing employees, customers and partners with a single place from which to access all the information, applications and services they need from both internal and external sources. In addition, the joint solution should supposedly leverage Read More

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formation en sap  26 announcement of the formation of a new business unit to pursue global market opportunities which resulted fromits recent announcement of its intention to enter a partnership with SAP. Thus, the vendor established the Fourth Shift Manufacturing strategic business unit for SAP Business One and announced the appointment of long-time industry executive, Phil Moen, to lead the unit as vice president and general manager. Moen will be responsible for Fourth Shift's worldwide operations for the Fourth Shift Read More

Filling the Holes and Breaking Down Artificial Walls in a Process PLM Solution Set - Part 1


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formation en sap  (point) solutions. During the formation phase of this PLM software category most of these vendors had a highly specialized (narrow) expertise and have thus developed targeted solutions. For example, Sopheon has mostly  product & portfolio management (PPM)  and product requirements expertise, while none of the main process PLM players have research applications,  design of experiments (DOE) and/or  lab notebook  capabilities (see Figure 1 for the major Process PLM capabilities and requirements). Read More

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formation en sap  gathering timely and accurate information on all sourcing activities including supply strategy development, supplier qualification, supplier selection, and contract negotiation & management;   Enable the supply base for collaboration and automation through self service and content management; and   Engage supply relationships through the integration of cross-company processes such as operational sourcing, self-service procurement, plan-driven procurement, and relationship monitoring. Relationship Read More

SAP Ushers In Simple Finance on HANA Enterprise Cloud


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formation en sap  self-service access to all information should allow instant insight-to-action ability.   Existing SAP ERP customers can move to SAP Simple Finance by transferring their current financial management software assets to SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud (a.k.a. HEC in SAP’s vernacular). In addition, this set of simplified finance solutions can be connected to the portfolio of public cloud applications from SAP for key lines of business such as human resources (HR), procurement, sales, service, and marketing, as Read More

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