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9 Ways to Drive Down Product Development Costs in a Tough Economy
As consumer demand drops, many companies are being forced to lay off staff. That might help in the short term, but those companies still have to keep operations

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Quote-to-Order (Q2O) Systems
Quote-to-order (Q2O) solutions (sometimes known as configure, price, and quote or CPQ) enable manufacturers to mobilize their mass customization initiatives. These systems can reduce time-consuming...
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How to Start Down the ERP Selection Path
A decade ago, about 70 percent of major software initiatives failed, and nearly a quarter were cancelled. Today, with better data management, more flexible

how to drive down costs  BizTech Resources Related to How to Start Down the ERP Selection Path : Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) (Wikipedia) How to Start Down the ERP Selection Path ERP Selection is also known as : ERP System , Enterprise Resource Planning , Material Requirements Planning , Successful ERP Initiatives , ERP Programs , Enterprise Resource Planning Implementation , ERP Vendor Selection , ERP Implementation Team , MRP Software , ERP System Functionality , ERP Application , ERP Software Packages , ERP Capabilities Read More...
Drive down cost? What does that really mean in a supply chain world?
Yes all of us are well aware that the global economy is in a downturn. We hear it in the news, on blogs, in articles, and we see it around us with massive

how to drive down costs  and IT systems and how to implement better business processes to achieve the cost reduction measures in an organization. Many organizations would like to lower their cost in the entire supply chain, but achieving this is not possible without suitable strategic plans in place. Usually, in cost cutting strategies, organizations don’t look at the entire value chain, but decide to cut for sake of saving some dollars. When you think about cost cutting, is it really a good, strategic plan for the organization Read More...
How to Evaluate Web-based BI Solutions
Web-based business intelligence (BI) is no longer an anomaly: organizations are ready for BI solutions that go beyond Web portals. However, when selecting Web

how to drive down costs  Web-based BI Solutions How to Evaluate Web-based BI Solutions If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. Established in 1993, Technology Evaluation Centers, Inc. (TEC) is the first web-native technology research enterprise. TEC provides decision support systems (DSS) that enable stakeholders to objectively identify the software products that best fit their company's unique business and systems requirements, and that contribute mos Read More...
How to Choose a Manufacturing System
If you’ve worked for more than one manufacturing company, you know that each one is different. Different processes, systems, problems—all these variations mean

how to drive down costs  : Manufacturing System (Wikipedia) How to Choose a Manufacturing System Manufacturing System is also known as: MRP , Production Planning , Manufacturing Software , Manufacturing Systems Integration , Planning and Scheduling , Manufacturing executives , lean manufacturing , manufacturing engineering , manufacturing process , manufacturing facilities , Manufacturing Industry , Manufacturing design , Manufacturing production , Manufacturing automation , Manufacturing integration . Welcome! For more than 25 y Read More...
5 Ways to Effectively use Social Media to Conduct Your Job Search
In Using Social Media Tools for Recruiting Talent, I discussed how more and more businesses today are using social media tools for attracting and finding the

how to drive down costs  Talent , I discussed how more and more businesses today are using social media tools for attracting and finding the right person to fill a position. This current post will focus on the job seeker. It’s no secret that the last few years has seen unemployment rates rise well above the norm. In fact, recent numbers show that—while things are slowly getting better—many in the market for a job are still struggling to find work. It’s also no longer a secret that in order to effectively market yourself, Read More...
The Road to SAP HANA: A Choice of Paths to Take
SAP HANA is an innovative platform that is transforming data processing as we know it. But should your organization adopt this technology or postpone the

how to drive down costs  technology (IT) operations, and how different kinds of enterprises can leverage different adoption strategies to capture the most value from it. Read More...
Microsoft to Add
Microsoft's Encore acquisition should bring the two former partners' complementary product offerings even closer together and should widen opportunities within

how to drive down costs  Its Business Solutions ). However, a modest, single digit percentage of growth lately is by far insufficient to sustain Microsoft's lofty goal of ballooning MBS' operations to a $10 billion (USD) entity by 2010, which is nearly twenty times its current size and which would require annual growth rates of circa 60 percent. Thus, any acquisition that is not of a disruptive nature (such as imposing yet another ERP product assimilation and integration in an already crowded house ) makes sense, and one should Read More...
From Local to Hosted: The Story of One Company’s Migration to On-demand ERP
Here’s the inside story on how an international manufacturer using a traditional, local enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution shifted gears to end up with

how to drive down costs  the inside story on how an international manufacturer using a traditional, local enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution shifted gears to end up with an on-demand, remotely hosted ERP system. It wasn’t the change the company originally intended, but the benefits proved too overwhelming to resist. Read More...
The Path to World-class IT Governance: Maturing Your IT Organization to the Next Level
Many IT organizations lack clear well-defined plans that will bring them to mature governance. By focusing on seven key process categories, an organization can

how to drive down costs  Path to World-class IT Governance: Maturing Your IT Organization to the Next Level Many IT organizations lack clear well-defined plans that will bring them to mature governance. By focusing on seven key process categories, an organization can determine its governance maturity. A staged approach allows companies to realize rapid time to value by introducing new tools and processes on an incremental basis. As a result, they can avoid an expensive, one-size-fits-all governance solution that may bring Read More...
How to Use Talent Supply Chain Management to Overcome Challenges in the Professional Services Market
Professional service providers are starting to apply supply chain management concepts to their strategies for hiring and retaining talent. Adapting to market

how to drive down costs  to Use Talent Supply Chain Management to Overcome Challenges in the Professional Services Market Professional service providers are starting to apply supply chain management concepts to their strategies for hiring and retaining talent. Adapting to market demands such as globalization and a more sophisticated client base means human resources departments need a complete and integrated process of talent management. But hiring and keeping top talent can also help you increase revenues and increase client l Read More...
How to Adapt to Changing Consumer Behaviors
Agile commerce means engaging with your customers in a consistent and relevant way, over whatever device or touch point your customer wants to engage with you

how to drive down costs  to Adapt to Changing Consumer Behaviors Agile commerce means engaging with your customers in a consistent and relevant way, over whatever device or touch point your customer wants to engage with you. This white paper explores what agile commerce is all about, the benefits of an agile commerce strategy, as well as the steps organizations should take to shape an agile commerce environment. Read More...
Managed Services: How to Adapt to the Channel Model of the Future
Low margins, a boom in the managed services sector, and a decreasing reliance on client–server-based infrastructures are drastically changing the business

how to drive down costs  Services: How to Adapt to the Channel Model of the Future Low margins, a boom in the managed services sector, and a decreasing reliance on client–server-based infrastructures are drastically changing the business landscape for many traditional IT channel players. This paper assesses the challenges facing the IT channel and describes how IT resellers can transform the growing demand for managed services from a threat into a key opportunity for future business success. Read More...
GE Comes to Lunch. Want to Guess Who the Appetizer Will Be?
General Electric announced the effective slicing of its General Electric Information Services company into two new business units to focus on E-commerce. The

how to drive down costs  be a real strength. However, GE's ability to deliver is still in the future, and we don't see any compelling reason from this announcement that a user who is ready to act today should wait for that tomorrow. Read More...
How to Use Automation and Virtualization to Improve Service Levels of Your Applications
Across the globe, IT organizations are hindered by applications that were built in silos with tightly coupled dedicated hardware and software, resulting in

how to drive down costs  to Use Automation and Virtualization to Improve Service Levels of Your Applications Across the globe, IT organizations are hindered by applications that were built in silos with tightly coupled dedicated hardware and software, resulting in systems which are too brittle to rapidly respond to new directives. The only way out is to create a more dynamic, real-time IT infrastructure—one that allows resources to be quickly repurposed to the most critical tasks. Read More...

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