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The IT Manager's Guide to Mobile Apps for Lines of Business
Organizations worldwide are incorporating mobile devices into their arsenal of work gadgets, using devices such as smartphones for tasks ranging from checking e

gizmos and gadgets  IT Manager's Guide to Mobile Apps for Lines of Business Organizations worldwide are incorporating mobile devices into their arsenal of work gadgets, using devices such as smartphones for tasks ranging from checking e-mails and text messages to accessing enterprise systems. In this report, TEC research analyst Jorge Garcia examines the benefits and challenges of mobile solutions and provides guidelines for a successful mobile app deployment for the organization's lines of business. Read More

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American Car Makers and Bad Management
In the news, and in a few publications, the Detroit (US) car makers have been blamed for

gizmos and gadgets  Car Makers and Bad Management In the news, and in a few publications, the Detroit (US) car makers have been blamed for bad management. I would like to clarify that definition and ask your opinion. But first, my thoughts… An obligation of a business is to respond to customer demands. American customers demanded large SUVs, and gadgets for it that made the SUV a home away from home. What drove SUV sales is the North American safety requirements that require car seats for children under 60 pounds Read More
Navigating Between Service Management Scylla & Charybdis - Part 2
Part 1 of this series analyzed the phenomenon of the rise of the service economy: the increasing importance of the service sector in industrialized economies

gizmos and gadgets  Between Service Management Scylla & Charybdis - Part 2 Part 1 of this series  analyzed the phenomenon of the rise of the service economy : the increasing importance of the  service sector  in industrialized economies. Especially in a sluggish market, service delivered after the initial sale of a product is what can truly differentiate competitors. In fact, after-sale service is quite difficult to replicate. Thus, while  durable (hard) goods orders  decline and product-based margins Read More
Hummingbird Smells Nectar In The Corporate Portal Market
Hummingbird Ltd. is moving into the Corporate Portal market. Like others, it sees corporate portals as a mechanism to cross-sell existing Business Intelligence

gizmos and gadgets  Smells Nectar In The Corporate Portal Market Hummingbird ells Nectar In The Corporate Portal Market L. Talarico - January 22, 2001 Vendor Genesis Fred Sorkin, Chairman & CEO, and Barry Litwin, President, founded Hummingbird Ltd . (NASDAQ: HUMC, TSE: HUM) in 1984. The company began selling a 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. Read More
Grape Escape 2010: Of Cloud & Angels, Fun & Games, and “In Vino Veritas” - Part 2
Part 1 of this blog series talked about the historical background of the JRocket Marketing Grape Escape event. Grape Escape has become a June fixture over past

gizmos and gadgets  Escape 2010: Of Cloud & Angels, Fun & Games, and “In Vino Veritas” - Part 2 Part 1 of this blog series talked about the historical background of the JRocket Marketing Grape Escape event . Grape Escape has become a June fixture over past several years, right after the high traveling season to major vendors’ events subsides and before everyone takes their summer vacations. It is a signature event that showcases the intimate analyst relationships (AR) and event expertise that JRocket Marketing Read More
PLM as a Strategic Weapon: An Underlying PlanetPTC Live 2011 Theme - Part 2
Part 1 of this blog series talked about the major (blockbuster of a sort) announcements at PTC’s PlanetPTC Live 2011 annual user conference, which was held in

gizmos and gadgets  as a Strategic Weapon: An Underlying PlanetPTC Live 2011 Theme - Part 2 Part 1 of this blog series talked about the major (blockbuster of a sort) announcements at PTC ’s PlanetPTC Live 2011 annual user conference, which was held in mid-June 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada, US. These announcements were as follows: General availability (GA) of nine PTC Creo 1.0 design applications. Showcasing the Windchill 10.0   product lifecycle management (PLM)  suite. The acquisition of MKS Inc. and its flagship Read More
Intelligent Manufacturing Systems: Beating the Odds, Mightily - Part 3
Part 1 of this blog series explained IQMS’ upbeat posture despite a hostile and depressed environment, while Part 2 analyzed the recent developments of

gizmos and gadgets  Manufacturing Systems: Beating the Odds, Mightily - Part 3 Part 1 of this blog series explained IQMS ’ upbeat posture despite a hostile and depressed environment, while Part 2 analyzed the recent developments  of EnterpriseIQ [ evaluate this product ], the flagship offering of IQMS . This final part will focus on IQMS’ most recent involvement in the user experience (UX) design developments. Joining the “Winning Users’ Hearts and Minds” Fray Like many of its enterprise resource 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

gizmos and gadgets  is interested in cool gizmos and new product features these days. It's all about risk management and which product is the next to be discontinued. Does it matter which product—JD Edwards, PeopleSoft, or Oracle, is better? I don't think so. Product benefits are so similar that the only real differentiation is expected product longevity. Longevity is the biggest cost in enterprise software. It's the cost of switching systems. In the new paradigm, technology doesn't matter. Stability does. What's More Read More
Mobile Supply Chain Management: The Dream Is Becoming a Reality
Mobile computing is changing the way companies manage their entire business. The development of ultra-portable computing devices is geared to support a slew of

gizmos and gadgets  assistants (PDAs) and cellular gizmos were the Transformers toys for in-the-know business men. That time saw the first attempts toward the development of ultra-portable solutions. But for the past five years, smartphones, along with the offerings from software providers and hardware manufacturers, have been pushing the boundaries of ultra-portability to squeeze that personal computer (PC) into the palm of your hand. Despite incredible achievements, ultra-portability still means restricted ease of use and Read More
Mega-vendors Warming Up to the Cloud - Part 1
At the time when my recent “SaaSy Discussions” series was already being published, I had an update briefing and great discussion with Colleen Niven Smith, vice

gizmos and gadgets  vendors Warming Up to the Cloud - Part 1 At the time when  my recent “SaaSy Discussions” series  was already being published, I had an update briefing and great discussion with  Colleen Niven Smith, vice president of software-as-a-service (SaaS) initiatives at Progress Software . Smith and Progress Software’s findings on SaaS industry dynamics concur with my assertions that growth of SaaS-based offerings is expected to outpace traditional on-site enterprise applications business in the Read More
Bluebee ERP v.4b.08 for Discrete Manufacturing and Distribution Certification Report
Companies performing a software evaluation and comparison want assurance that the products they’re evaluating do what the vendors say they do. Solutions

gizmos and gadgets  ERP v.4b.08 for Discrete Manufacturing and Distribution Certification Report TEC Product Certification Report: Bluebee ERP v.4b.08 If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. TEC's solutions, which include research comparison reports selection tools consulting services are driven by its powerful analysis engine, eBestMatch.TEC also provide Product Certification Report such as Bluebee ERP v.4b.08. Source: Technology Read More
Avoiding the Four Data Display Pitfalls in Dashboard Design
Presenting data and results is one of the fundamental stages of every business intelligence (BI) or business performance (BPM) deployment. Data is also

gizmos and gadgets  the Four Data Display Pitfalls in Dashboard Design Presenting data and results is one of the fundamental stages of every business intelligence (BI) or business performance (BPM) deployment. Data is also important when adopting a new solution, and for the overall success of a BI project—even when the project stage does not represent any major technical challenge. A dashboard is the main screen by which end users, executives, managers, and information workers can see data generated by the BI Read More
A How-to Guide for a Radio Frequency Identification Site Survey
As organizations prepare for a radio frequency identification (RFID) implementation, they often don't understand the preliminary work necessary to begin the

gizmos and gadgets  How-to Guide for a Radio Frequency Identification Site Survey A best practice approach to a radio frequency identification (RFID) implementation suggests that, as a preparatory task, a site survey be completed beforehand. A site survey will identify issues and hurdles to an RFID implementation, and suggest helpful, industry-proven techniques to solve these problems. The equipment, connection procedures, and methodology, as well as a list of tips for completing a site survey, are explored in this second Read More
Looking Ahead to 2013
TEC analysts speculate about developments to come in a variety of enterprise software spaces in the year ahead. (See also P.J. Jakovljevic's sneak peek at 2013

gizmos and gadgets  Ahead to 2013 TEC analysts speculate about developments to come in a variety of enterprise software spaces in the year ahead. (See also P.J. Jakovljevic's sneak peek at 2013 and Bob Eastman's look at what's in store for supply chain .) Josh Chalifour, Director of Knowledge Services, on enterprise information management: Across the enterprise software market, cloud-based delivery models are a vector of concern. Demand however has been slow to pick up for these models in enterprise information Read More
Can Technology Make CFO's and Controller’s Jobs More Strategic? - Part 1
While setting down the thoughts for my recent “SaaSy discussion” blog series To SaaS or Not: Is that a Question?, something else related to software as a

gizmos and gadgets  Technology Make CFO's and Controller’s Jobs More Strategic? - Part 1 While setting down the thoughts for my recent “SaaSy discussion” blog series To SaaS or Not: Is that a Question? , something else related to software as a service (SaaS ) and on-demand applications crossed my mind. Namely, it is a fact that SaaS and business process outsourcing (BPO ) providers have largely liberated human resource (HR ) and payroll managers from the drudgery of performing menial and tactical administrative Read More

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