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high margin server market  is one of the high priority projects within Compaq, because they know it could realize cost savings approaching 15%. Unfortunately for Compaq, they also knew that the last time they tried it, and the time before that. We believe that this is their last chance - they either get it right (or darn close), or they suffer the consequences. In this case, the consequences are Dell passing them to take the unit sales leadership position. Dell (PowerEdge product line) Strengths: Sales Cycle and Delivery Dell

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TEC's Mid-market ERP-Distribution Buyer’s Guide


Midsize manufacturers and distributors now have access to an array of powerful software solutions that simply weren’t available before. But with so many choices, you need accurate and unbiased information. This comprehensive guide from TEC and SupplyChainBrain provides a state-of-the-market analysis, success stories from your peers, in-depth information on solutions, and a directory of the leading vendors in the field.

high margin server market  needs. We have a high volume of activity, and in the past if you had to log-on to an online billing system, we were at the mercy of the provider's uptime or the DSL uptime in our area which was not reliable, stated Gunther. By having the flexibility of an on-premise solution, we're able to process all our orders offline quickly and efficiently. Currently Gunther Gifts sells most gifts via mail order and the Internet. As they continue to expand Everest Software will be there to support this growth Read More

Essential ERP - Current Market Trends - Part II


ERP applications are designed to optimize an organization’s underlying business processes — primarily accounting/financial, manufacturing, distribution, and human resources/payroll. This note identifies current trends in the ERP market that we believe are the direct consequence of vendors’ attempts to 1) resolve current ERP functional and/or technological deficiencies, and/or 2) expand software sales both within their existing and potential customer bases.

high margin server market  do not anticipate a high rate of change in the way they do business Those investing in an application to streamline costs rather than to enhance revenue Those that lack resources for the rapid implementation of a distinct project that possibly does not require complex integration with existing applications (e.g., HR/Payroll administration, e-mail, etc.)   Summary and Overall User Recommendations Without a doubt, ERP remains the information backbone for contemporary manufacturing enterprises. However, Read More

Check Point Leads Firewall Market


With a workforce of 800+ employees, Check Point continues to see record revenues selling firewall and related information security solutions.

high margin server market  security products are in high demand in a rapidly increasing market. Their firewall product is the market leader, and will continue to be for the foreseeable future. Warburg Dillon Read forecasts that Check Point Software will earn $2.10 per share for 1999 and $2.76 per share for 2000. On June 30, Check Point announced a two for one stock split that will take affect on July 14. TEC anticipates that Check Point will continue to develop cutting-edge security products and lead the firewall market into 2001. Read More

SAP as a Retail Market Force: More Fact Than Fiction


Can SAP, a market and technology leader in business management software, translate its success in the manufacturing industry to retail? TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic reviews the complexities of this master vertical and the steps SAP has taken to address them. The ensuing candid discussion with the SAP Retail Industry team sheds some light on SAP’s strategy with regard to the retail industry.

high margin server market  deliver specialized solutions with high return on investment (ROI), using deep scientific and BI expertise merged with retail industry expertise and advanced analytics to model and optimize customer demand and business performance. There are many articles on how we are applying PIO services to the art and science of retailing (see, for example, “ Not at Just Any Price ”). TEC: What were the major highlights and messages from your recent user conference and relevant industry events? SAP Retail: We Read More

Examples Of How Some Mid-Market Vendors Might Remain Within The Future Three (Dozen)? Part Two: Agilisys Market Impact


The most recent merger looks initially like a positive move for both companies and their customers, since Agilisys further enlarges a foothold in the discrete automotive manufacturing (which it has recently started with BRAIN) and solid SCE product modules that it might embed into its own SCM suite and possibly cross-sell into many industries (yet to be scrutinized, though).

high margin server market  characteristics that make it highly conducive to Internet-based supply chain optimization and collaboration, given that, e.g., a car's or an engine's intricate bill of materials (BOM) results in many entities being involved in its making. Thus, both BRAIN and Future Three have long been dealing with helping automotive companies and their suppliers/OEMs cut through the maze of their needs within seemingly endless lists of manufactured parts, where checking and tracking every detail manually is simply a Read More

Two Stalwart Vendors Discuss Mid-market Issues


In continuing our first-time ever questions-and-answers series for software applications vendors, Infor and IFS, two upper mid-market, stalwart vendors, express their views on market trends, platform approaches, and mid-market issues.

high margin server market  Infor,IFS,enterpirse resource planning,ERP,service-oriented architecture,SOA,Microsoft Duet,user interface strategy,independaent software vendors,ISV,value-added reseller,VAR,hybrid sales models,tier one functionality,industry-specific solution Read More

Retail Market Dynamics for Software Vendors Part Two: Progress


ERP vendors are making their way into the retail market by bundling, acquiring point solutions or partnering strategically to embed retail-specific functions within their suites. Like in all other enterprise applications markets, eventually, albeit not any time soon, the retail market too will come to a showdown between the pure retail vendors and the enterprise application vendors (e.g., Oracle, SAP, Lawson, PeopleSoft, SSA Global, Geac, Intentia, etc.), which have been striving to natively embed more retail-specific capability into their products.

high margin server market  and trusted medium. Despite high initial set-up and value added service costs, EDI implementations can actually be cost-effective. The advent of web-based EDI connectivity standards, software, and services have lowered barriers to entry for many companies that, initially, would not have considered it an option. Thus, many former VANs are taking advantage of emerging standards like AS2, RosettaNet, and UCCnet, while the emphasis has been moving from mere connectivity to becoming more flexible and Read More

Market Impact of Lawson-Intentia Merger


The Lawson and Intentia merger might create a much-needed, strong statement for the market, and provide the mid-market with more options. It may also decrease the negative momentum both companies have experienced in the frenzied and rapidly consolidating enterprise applications market.

high margin server market  with whom in the highly tectonic enterprise applications market, we have to admit that the merger of Lawson Software , Inc . (NASDAQ: LWSN) with Intentia International AB (XSSE: INT B) had not crossed our mind before it actually happened. (For details on the merger announcement, see New Lawson Software's Transatlantic Extended-ERP Intentions ). The move was quite a surprise, since both Lawson and Intentia, which have hardly competed directly, and had undergone major restructurings, put their product Read More

The Informed Manufacturer-Tips, Tricks, and Tactics for High-tech Manufacturers


Most high-tech firms need to do a better job of capturing and sharing corporate and supply-chain data. Lean manufacturing practitioners often use a process metric called “right first time on time” (RFTOT). It not only applies to delivery of components and products moving through a value stream, but to delivery of information as well—product development, forecasting, sales and operations planning, etc. Find out more.

high margin server market  Tricks, and Tactics for High-tech Manufacturers Most high-tech firms need to do a better job of capturing and sharing corporate and supply-chain data. Lean manufacturing practitioners often use a process metric called “right first time on time” (RFTOT). It not only applies to delivery of components and products moving through a value stream, but to delivery of information as well—product development, forecasting, sales and operations planning, etc. Find out more. Read More

Cascade Server


Cascade Server is a web content management (WCM) solution designed around extensible markup language (XML) and for any network environment. Cascade Server is accessible through any Internet-connected browser. The solution gives IT departments the ability to decentralize the management of their web site, and helps organizations maintain a high-quality standards-compliant web site, while providing deployment flexibility, a zero footprint client, and implementation in less than a month.

high margin server market  helps organizations maintain a high-quality standards-compliant web site, while providing deployment flexibility, a zero footprint client, and implementation in less than a month. Read More

Welcome to the CRM Mid-Market Abyss-PeopleSoft


As the market shifts from sophisticated enterprise CRM implementations to the more competitive and overcrowded mid-market-large enterprise vendors tend to step on mid-market vendor's toes. The real concern is to determine whether the mid-market cultural and functional differences are well understood and acted upon or do the large players simply offer a smaller mockup of their existing enterprise solutions. This article, which evaluates the PeopleSoft mid-market CRM solution, is the first of a series of research articles that focus on the mid-market applications provided by large CRM vendors.

high margin server market  $50 million to a high end of $1 billion (USD). Individuals have multiple roles in an SME and their business processes are underdeveloped, with best practices often nonexistent. They view CRM as modular versus enterprise-wide and their CRM implementation should be accelerated and at a fixed price. Some exceptions however exist within this business space for companies that have implemented best practices and incrementally have improved demarcation of job descriptions. The largest vendors address this space Read More

Adapting to the New Retail Market


The current market is asking retailers some difficult questions—ones their existing processes and tools can’t answer. It takes a mix of science, retail intelligence, and merchandising art to ensure that every store in a supply chain carries the right inventory, while maintaining a high service level and market share. Learn how to better respond to the demands of consumers and rationalize your assortment at a local level.

high margin server market  inventory, while maintaining a high service level and market share. Learn how to better respond to the demands of consumers and rationalize your assortment at a local level. Read More

How to Overcome SQL Server Maintenance Challenges


For SQL server administrators, it is very important to analyze SQL server performance and storage structure regularly, and get information that will help to manage SQL server capacity, performance and storage issues, as well as its forecast future requirements. Administrators should be completely aware of the entire SQL server environment and the status of different performance and storage parameters. Download the white paper.

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PeopleSoft Internationalizes Its Mid-Market Forays


There has been an intensifying hullabaloo in the mid-market, with all Tier 1 players delivering solutions tailored for small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs) and incumbent Tier 2/Tier 3 vendors defending their turf. PeopleSoft expands its forays outside the US with its recent announcements.

high margin server market  solutions that include the highly scalable DB2 database software, and a eServer xSeries or pSeries . IBM Global Services ( IGS ) and its network of business partners will deliver fixed-scope, fixed-price implementation services for PeopleSoft applications. The first preconfigured bundled solution to be delivered will be PeopleSoft Accelerated CRM for the financial services, discrete manufacturing and wholesale distribution industries. This is Part One of a two-part analysis of recent announcements by Read More