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Voice-Over-Broadband Standards on the Horizon
Voice-Over Broadband standards are on the horizon. Today General Bandwidth, Inc. and Efficient Networks announced a business alliance to test interoperability

horizon  Over-Broadband Standards on the Horizon Voice-Over-Broadband Standards on the Horizon G. Duhaime - May 16, 2000 Event Summary AUSTIN, TX -(BUSINESS WIRE)-April 26th, 2000 via NewsEdge Corporation, General Bandwidth, Inc., a telecommunications manufacturer, is ready to deliver the first Voice-over-Broadband gateway designed for the customer premise market. General Bandwidth announced a strategic business alliance with Efficient Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:EFNT) to begin testing compatibility between Efficie

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Why You Should Take a Hard Look at Your ERP System: Dynamo, Dinosaur, or Difficulty on the Horizon?


Is your business running as well as it should be? Your ERP system may be the dynamo it was intended to be, but if it has become outdated or outrageously expensive to operate—a dinosaur or a devil in the making—chances are it is doing more harm than good in today’s increasingly global world. Regardless of your business or industry, the time has come to examine your ERP system dispassionately. Know what needs to be considered.

horizon  or Difficulty on the Horizon? Is your business running as well as it should be? Your ERP system may be the dynamo it was intended to be, but if it has become outdated or outrageously expensive to operate—a dinosaur or a devil in the making—chances are it is doing more harm than good in today’s increasingly global world. Regardless of your business or industry, the time has come to examine your ERP system dispassionately. Know what needs to be considered. Read More

Strategic Partners or Merger on the Horizon?


3Com Corporation (COMS) and Extreme Networks (EXTR) have entered into a partnership where 3Com customers will be given an enhanced migration path from the now debunked CoreBuilder 9000 to the Extreme BlackDiamond 6800. This offering coincides with 3Com’s announcement that they will no longer compete in the Enterprise networking market.

horizon  or Merger on the Horizon? Strategic Partners or Merger on the Horizon? G. Duhaime -May 8, 2000 Event Summary In March 3Com Corporation and Extreme Networks announced they would be entering into a strategic alliance for all existing 3Com customers to migrate away from the now debunked CoreBuilder 9000 to the more robust BlackDiamond 6800. For existing 3Com customers, this migration path will not only allow them to obtain up to a 70 percent discount on a new BlackDiamond chassis, but also to enhance their Read More

A New Look on the Horizon for TEC


Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) has announced that it will be launching its redesigned web site on February 14, 2007. The announcement comes after months of information gathering and a refocus on its core competencies of enterprise software selection.

horizon  New Look on the Horizon for TEC A New Look on the Horizon for TEC Montreal, Canada, February 8, 2007 – Enterprise software analyst firm, Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) further assists software purchasers by redesigning its web site to reflect its software selection methodology. Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) has announced that it will be launching its redesigned web site on February 14, 2007. The announcement comes after months of information gathering and a refocus on its core competencies Read More

Is There Finally a Metadata Exchange Standard on the Horizon?


On September 27, a group of vendors including Oracle, IBM, Unisys, NCR, and Hyperion Solutions announced the submission of a metadata interchange standard to the OMG standards body. A common approach to metadata would allow products from different vendors to interact, a problem that has vexed customers for years. But will all the major vendors adopt the standard?

horizon  Exchange Standard on the Horizon? Event Summary REDWOOD SHORES, California, BLUE BELL, Pensylvania., SOMERS, New York, DAYTON, Ohio, and SUNNYVALE, California, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle Corp., Unisys Corp. (NYSE: UIS), IBM Corp., NCR Corp. (NYSE: NCR) and Hyperion (Nasdaq: HYSL) today announced the submission of the common warehouse metadata interchange (CWMI) standard to the Object Management Group (OMG). The proposed standard is designed to help companies integrate e-business systems quickly and Read More

TEC Helps Companies Compare, Select, and Evaluate Learning Management and E-learning Software


Enterprise software analyst firm Technology Evaluation Centers Inc. (TEC) recently launched its Learning Management Evaluation Center to help project managers, consultants, and decision makers compare the most qualified learning management and e-learning systems based on their own, unique priorities.

horizon   GeoMetrix Data Systems Inc., Horizon Wimba, KMSI, and ReadyGo® Inc. The knowledge base consists of more than 700 criteria for analyzing learning management products. The Learning Management Evaluation Center ( http://learning-management.technologyevaluation.com ) covers a broad range of features from classroom and e-learning management, resource allocation, creation of e-learning content, management of learning content, technology for synchronous training on the web, tracking of employee development and Read More

Comparing Software Comparison Sites


A few online tools make it easy to compare criteria about software, side-by-side. Of course, you probably expect that I think TEC provides the mother of all evaluation tools for comparisons (true). But this is about some of the other guys. Two sites I like, which I recently came across might be useful to you if you’re scanning the horizon for high-level comparison info. The first is Opteros’s EOS

horizon  if you’re scanning the horizon for high-level comparison info. The first is Opteros’s EOS Directory and the second is ITerating . Both approach the issue in different, complementary directions to TEC’s. Here’s a bit of what’s interesting about their approaches and why I think they can offer valuable supplementary information. The EOS Directory is, as the name implies, a directory of enterprise open source products much more so than a full-on comparison tool. Nevertheless it’s a pretty smart di Read More

Agilisys Continues Agilely Post-SCT Part 3: Challenges and User Recommendations


Still, although it is indisputably better that Agilisys had not stayed any longer under a parent that did not quite fathom its direction, and had even imposed a heavy overhead burden on it to be part of that company, and hindered its growth, the company faces both new and many old challenges.

horizon  of smaller companies like Horizon Organic , Spraylat and Basic American Foods , its relatively small client base (well below 1,000) is also predominantly North American, resulting in insignificant brand awareness and an undeveloped channel outside of the North American market. This is further aggravated by the fact that its product exhibits at best only adequate multi-national capabilities and supports only a few languages beside English. A result may be a number of missed opportunities as companies are Read More

Preactor: Predict and React on the Shop Floor


Many best-of-breed advanced planning and scheduling (APS) vendors have come and gone since the late 90s, when APS was hyped as a tool that would be a key enabler for manufacturing companies. But one vendor that has distinguished itself is Preactor, a world leader in production planning and scheduling software. Learn more in this in-depth report, which includes a Q&A with Preactor founder and CEO Mike Novels.

horizon  might happen in the horizon. Not only were these planning methods and algorithms complex and arcane for regular users to deploy, but these systems were also then largely unable to schedule in near real time, especially in light of unplanned events such as asset failures, manufacturing nonconformance runs (scrap, rework, etc.), engineering change orders (ECOs), and rush jobs (for very important customers). In other words, companies had little use for these APS systems’ sophisticated “what if” Read More

Vantaa Energy Chooses IFS Applications 8


IFS’ win streak from late 2012 seems to be flowing into 2013. On January 16, 2013, the global enterprise applications company announced that Vantaa Energy Ltd., one of Finland’s largest urban energy companies, has selected IFS Applications 8 to streamline its business processes. The Selection Rationale In September 2011, Vantaa Energy reportedly started to look for a new business

horizon   Brookfield Renewable Power, Mälarenergi, Horizon Utilities, Torresol, Barking Power, PKE, France Telecom, B Sky B, TenneT, and nuclear power stations in Sweden (E.On OKG, Vattenfall Forsmark, and Ringhals), South Africa (PBMR), and China (Sanmen, Shandong, and Qinshan). Read More