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Leadership Tips for Attracting, Engaging, and Retaining a Multigenerational Workforce
For the first time in modern history, workplace demographics span four generations. Understanding the social influences that have shaped the behaviors of each

generations  workplace demographics span four generations. Understanding the social influences that have shaped the behaviors of each is instrumental in creating productive work teams. And when managed effectively, their strengths, perspectives, and experiences can bring synergy in the workplace. Download this white paper for best practices on how to effectively manage a multigenerational workforce.

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The (NA)Vision of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series went through the first three generations of the Microsoft Dynamics NAV product, which at the time was called Navision and was owned by the formerly independent namesake company. How has new parent Microsoft treated the product since acquiring it in 2002? Well, ongoing feedback from customers, partners, and market observers shows that Microsoft Dynamics NAV

generations  through the first three generations of the Microsoft Dynamics NAV product, which at the time was called Navision and was owned by the formerly independent namesake company. How has new parent  Microsoft treated the product since acquiring it in 2002 ? Well, ongoing feedback from customers, partners, and market observers shows that Microsoft Dynamics NAV [ evaluate this product ] has maintained Navision’s original core values of simplicity (i.e., ease of use and ease of ongoing maintenance) and Read More

Model Based Architectures - For sustainable Competitive advantage


Model-based architectures are conceptually superior on all fronts to conventional approaches to development. So far, they have not yet attained high levels of maturity and robustness and hence most organizations are living with conventional approaches. This paper compares the next generation of architectures, called model-based architectures, with current generation architectures from these perspectives. The extent of improvements in model-based architectures over current generations of applications is evaluated based on the above listed criteria for sustainable competitive advantage.

generations  model-based architectures over current generations of applications is evaluated based on the above listed criteria for sustainable competitive advantage. Read More

The (NA)Vision of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 - Part 3


Part 1 and Part 2 of this blog series went through the five previous generations of the Microsoft Dynamics NAV (formerly Navision) product. In late 2008, at the European Microsoft Convergence user conference, attendees saw the sixth major release of the product, dubbed Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009. The product’s subsequent launch in the US was in February 2009 (the replay can be seen here). But

generations  through the five previous generations of the Microsoft Dynamics NAV (formerly Navision ) product. In  late 2008, at the European Microsoft Convergence user conference , attendees saw the sixth major release of the product, dubbed Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 . The product’s subsequent launch in the US was in February 2009 (the replay can be seen here ). But rather than merely reciting the enhancements from the official PR and sounding like other media and analyst reposts, this final part will try to Read More

Vox Populi: How Do You See The Future of Succession Planning?


Succession planning is about finding employees that can someday replace others who retire or decide to leave the company. In my opinion, there are two major factors that will have a great impact on the future of succession planning: the aging population; and rapidly-evolving technology.The Aging Population While listening to interviews from the Metropolitan Opera, I realized that

generations  and lives, (with future generations using it more extensively, since they started when they were children). In some fields, like IT, those who cannot keep up with the latest technology will be less likely to be considered strong candidates for succession. Also, technologies that have appeared recently may be outdated in five years and obsolete in ten. This will make employees not only strive to stay updated on the new advances of modern technology, but they may also be overwhelmed by the new and numerous Read More

The Incredibly Shrinking Platform--and Price!


The transformation to a new supply chain technology market wave is already occurring. That’s good news for some and bad for others. This article describes the next wave--SmallSmartFast--and its impact on end users and vendors.

generations  we had with various generations of accounting and MRP systems. But if technology plus opportunity knock, we move to the next wave, keeping our foundation. Yet depending upon the speed with which the next wave hits, users may have to adapt quickly. Premier mental attention units will shift focus on the next wave, as we had with the Internet. CIOs were becoming presidents of Internet start-ups—talk about a heady distraction! Plus lots of interesting excitement with technologies, opportunities, etc. Read More

Easy ERP: A Challenge to Conventional Thinking


There is a new paradigm when it comes to evaluating ERP systems. With little difference between industry players' solutions, the key is the longevity of the system, its usability, and total cost of ownership.

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The Advantages of Row- and Rack-oriented Cooling Architectures for Data Centers


The traditional room-oriented approach to data center cooling has limitations in next-generation data centers. Next-generation data centers must adapt to changing requirements, support high and variable power density, and reduce power consumption and other operating costs. Find out how row- and rack-oriented cooling architectures reduce total cost of ownership (TCO), and address the needs of next-generations data centers.

generations   and optimum availability that next-generations data centers require. Users should expect that many new product offerings from suppliers will utilize these approaches. It is expected that many data centers will utilize a mixture of the three cooling architectures. Rack-oriented cooling will find application in situations where extreme densities, high granularity of deployment, or unstructured layout are the key drivers. Room-oriented cooling will remain an effective approach for low density applications Read More

Guidelines for Specification of Data Center Power Density


Conventional methods for specifying data center density don’t provide the guidance to assure predictable power and cooling performance for the latest IT equipment. Discover an improved method that can help assure compatibility with anticipated high-density loads, provide unambiguous instruction for design and installation of power and cooling equipment, prevent oversizing, and maximize electrical efficiency.

generations  reliably deploy the latest generations of IT equipment. Specifying data centers at the 600-1000 Watts / ft² ( 6458 ' 10764 Watts / m²) operating density of the latest generations of high density IT equipment will result in data centers that stress the limits of data center power and cooling technology and result in extraordinary capital costs as well as low electrical operating efficiencies. The density planning problem is further exacerbated by the need to design a data center to operate through a Read More

Total Cost of Ownership Secrets for Enterprise Applications


Any enterprise suite will pay for itself faster if you work diligently to reduce the total cost of ownership (TCO). Those who interact with companies on implementing and maintaining their systems know that some project owners are very good at keeping the cost of their enterprise applications as low as possible. We’ll look at their TCO secrets.

generations  becomes a number of generations old. That is because it costs more to keep a support staff up to speed on six versions of a product being used in the field than it does to keep them familiar with and capable on four or five. As enterprise applications are modified, those modifications must also be maintained in the software provider's code management system, and that increases the cost of a service contract. So if your software provider has a flexible enough product and can introduce changes you have made Read More