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PeopleSoft’s ASP Play
PeopleSoft announces the “Next Generation ASP”

great plains ups  ERP vendors such as Great Plains joining the movement. Ahead or behind may be a function of ambitious marketing departments. The true measure is application availability, the number of customers using the solution, and how the e-business suites are adapted to perform over the Internet. To that end, PeopleSoft may be late in relation to mySAP.com or JD Edwards. While PeopleSoft's eBusiness is designed for organizations of all sizes, they are focusing on rapidly growing businesses, such as start-ups and do

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Discrete Enterprise Resource Planning (Discrete ERP) RFI / RFP Template

Financials, Human Resources, Manufacturing Management, Inventory Management, Purchasing Management, Quality Management, Sales Management, Product Technology Get this template

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Microsoft Business Network (MBN)--Coming of Age? Part Four: More Challenges and User Recommendations


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great plains ups  MBS Axapta , MBS Great Plains , MBS Navision , MBS Solomon , Microsoft CRM , and related services. The main takeaway from the conference was that MBS will continue to invest in its current offerings to provide customers with the enriched functionality they need to remain competitive in today's evolving marketplace and exploit their existing information technology (IT) investments. Business processes will be streamlined, and the information they need will be more accessible allowing companies to make Read More

Epicor Claims The Forefront Of CRM.NET-ification. Part 2: Market Impact and User Recommendations


Epicor’s ability to enhance its products and its determination on executing product and technology strategies deserves commendation. Current users are advised to follow Epicor's new product introductions and keep an eye on its future product strategy. The positive sign is the company’s more manageable and narrower focus, as demonstrated by its most recent results.

great plains ups  than its creator Microsoft's Great Plains and Navision enterprise counterparts amid still difficult market situation, Epicor might be showing us that 'a brave heart and wise mind' might keep it in the mid-market leadership race amongst a slew of formidable opponents. The company has recently also made attempts to logically group and brand an unwieldy number of its products. In manufacturing, which would be approximately half of its customer base, Epicor has Vantage and Avante as its major ERP products whi Read More

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Having moved beyond its original role as a standalone presentation layer to become a part of a larger technology stack, the portal is now considered part of a larger offering, be it in collaboration, vertical-specific applications, or application infrastructure and middleware.

great plains ups  ERP products, such as Great Plains , Navision , and Axapta (recently renamed into Microsoft Dynamics GP , Dynamics NAV , and Dynamics AX , respectively), there is no severe risk of Epicor closely tying its portal strategy with Microsoft. This is really another case of co-opetition, where competitors come together for a particular product or concept, yet still remain competitive in the market. Such practices have become common in the industry, and are not particular to Microsoft, especially given Read More

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Great Plains’ Latest Product Offering &; Ready to Stampede the SME Market?


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Great Plains announced it intends to significantly expand its mid market e-business community through the acquisition of Solomon Software, its direct competitor. The combined company will have more than 130,000 customers, 2,200 team members and a worldwide network of 2,000 channel partners.

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