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Will Servigistics Click on More Service Cylinders? - Part 2
Part 1 of this blog series depicted the rise and fall of of erstwhile public software company Click Commerce based in Chicago, Illinois, United States (US). At

forming problem statement  recently with the idea of forming a new combined company to solve the planning, optimization, execution, and analytics challenges associated with delivering post-sale service. The new company, with estimated  combined revenue of nearly $100 million (USD), will be headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia (US) and retain the Servigistics name and its chief executive officer (CEO ). (Over-the-top) Ringing Endorsements The merger’s press release and Servigistics’ Web page dedicated to the event  are replete

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Interview with Louis Suárez-Potts of OpenOffice.org and CollabNet


Louis Suárez-Potts speaks about the political and social architecture of open source communities as well as practices for successful oversight of a project. He covers specific examples from his role as community development manager for the OpenOffice.org project.

forming problem statement  does one go about forming such a community? How does one ensure it actually works? That things get done? That it doesn't grow chaotically? This is where I come in, and more generally CollabNet—and why I think that we, OpenOffice.org and CollabNet, have changed the logic of open source development, by, in effect, professionalizing the process, all without, I believe, sacrificing the productive energy of organic open-source projects. Now you and I were discussing, before the interview began, the idea Read More

The Essential ERP - Its Genesis & Future


Knowing the history and evolution of ERP is essential to understanding its current application and its future developments. Each step in the evolution of ERP is built on the fundamentals and principles developed within the previous one.

forming problem statement  value by mixing, separating, forming, and/or performing chemical reactions. It may be done in either batch or continuous mode. Product Data Management (PDM) : A system, which controls all product-related data and associated workflow processes within an enterprise. Product data management systems replace paper-based processes and information storage with a single, centralized data repository that enables authorized users throughout a company to access and update current product information, while ensuring Read More

Intel Tries to Give it Away - AMD Says "No Way"


Intel Corp. has disclosed a problem involving its 820 and 840 chip sets that has spurred the company to scrap plans for three motherboards it had on its server road map.

forming problem statement  their money. We are informing vendors that certain server platforms using the memory repeater hub as well as the error correction coding have been experiencing memory issues or errors, said Dan Francisco, an Intel spokesman. If the problem is actually tied to just the memory translation hub, it could spell big trouble for Intel, said Mike Feibus, principal analyst at Mercury Research in Scottsdale, Ariz. We're predicting that more than half of the 840 chip sets that will ship this quarter will be Read More

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Anatomy of a Technology Selection


Dell Computer Corporation spent millions preparing to deploy an ERP system before realizing that the solution to one set of issues created a more severe problem. Note based on discussion among Michael Dell, Kevin Rollins, and Morten Topfer of Dell Computer Corporation and Dell’s Platinum Counsel of customers.

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Presarios Freezing - and Not Because it's Winter


At least 20 Compaq customers who purchased the Presario 5800 PCs recently have reported inexplicable freezing of their PCs while surfing the Web or playing games.

forming problem statement  Freezing - and Not Because it's Winter Event Summary 12/30/99 [ZDNet News]- At least 20 Compaq customers who purchased the Presario 5800 PCs recently have reported inexplicable freezing of their PCs while surfing the Web or playing games. The freeze forces users to shut down and reboot, sometimes by pressing the machine's power button or unplugging it. It's a known problem and we've been proactive in addressing it, said Compaq spokeswoman Hedy Baker. Compaq has responded in two ways: telling Read More

Flaw in Intel Xeon 550 Chips: Shipments Stopped


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forming problem statement  in Intel Xeon 550 Chips: Shipments Stopped Event Summary Sep 24, 1999 - Intel Corporation officials confirmed that the company has put a hold on shipping two versions of its 550-MHz Pentium III Xeon chips to OEMs for at least two weeks because of a bug that is causing eight-way servers to freeze on boot-up. To this point the glitch has been limited to versions of the chip containing the 512Kb and 1MB caches. Vendors such as Compaq, who have chosen not to utilize the Saber motherboard, have not experien Read More

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Plex Systems Replaces Seven Silo Applications At CCI


I recently read an article about the implementation and go-live experience of an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution at a relatively small metal-forming manufacturing company called Clips and Clamps Industries (CCI). This Plymouth, Michigan–based family-owned company is a metal stamping supplier to the automotive industry and produces a variety of custom-made items for its industrial

forming problem statement  at a relatively small metal-forming manufacturing company called Clips and Clamps Industries (CCI). This Plymouth, Michigan–based family-owned company is a metal stamping supplier to the automotive industry and produces a variety of custom-made items for its industrial customers. The business flow therefore involves many processes for engineer-to-order manufacturing, such as project management, engineering, prototype creation, and so on. A few specific things about this ERP implementation project Read More

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