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Global Trade Regulatory Software: Vendor Obstacles and User Recommendations
The acquisition of Vastera by JPMorgan Chase indicates that finance in GTM is just as important as the physical movement of goods. However, there are still a

import danych  it will not replace import and export savvies, and will not eliminate the need for freight forwarders and customs brokers. Now that the US laws shift responsibility and risk related to customs compliance to the importer, human experience and expertise may even become more important than ever, to manage financial decisions or to negotiate cultural issues. It is not just a matter of diligently inputting data—everyone has to be preemptive in managing international trade. Once the GTM/ITL software is fully

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Navigating Global Trade Waters


Vastera has gradually migrated to become more of a services company than a mere enterprise software provider. Over the last few years it has grown its global trade know-how, consulting practice, and managed services division.

import danych  Motor Company's global custom import operations, it broadened its services to include trade management business process outsourcing (BPO) services. These trade services became the backbone of its Managed Services Provider (MSP) offering. Managed Services Expanded Managed Services is now Vastera's principal line of business. While the vendor has numerous Managed Services customers, its two largest customers, supplied 69 percent of Managed Services revenues in 2003. Specifically, its Managed Service agreeme Read More

Global Trade and the Role of Governance, Risk Management, and Compliance Software


The growing number of legal and regulatory requirements associated with global trading is one of many reasons enterprises are looking into global trade management applications, and into harnessing the up-and-coming, strategic software category of governance, risk management, and compliance.

import danych  tightened rules on the import and export of certain goods across borders. A number of these governments have created lists of parties restricted from engaging in international trade (see Infor Accelerates Import/Export Of Goods Through International Supply Chain In Accordance With Government Recommendations ). Again, a well-attuned global trade management (GTM) application suite is often needed so that companies can master the manifold challenges of international trade. Such an application could enable co Read More

GTM Solutions--Always Watch Out for SAP


For global trade management solutions (GTM) one should never overlook the enterprise applications leader SAP, which in most cases opts for in-house product delivery.

import danych  to standardize and streamline import and export processes to speed-up their global supply chains. Over 125 companies are reportedly achieving new trade efficiencies and legislative compliance with SAP GTS. Of these are Advanced Micro Devices ( AMD ), a leading designer and producer of innovative microprocessors; ASML , a semiconductor manufacturer; and Teekanne Group , a tea trading company. Powered by the SAP NetWeaver technology platform, SAP GTS provides companies with a holistic approach to managing g Read More

Exploring Epicor Productivity Pyramid - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series introduced Epicor Software Corporation’s set of tools called the Epicor Productivity Pyramid. The Pyramid enables one of Epicor’s main business strategies: to extend the value of several of its mature enterprise resource planning (ERP) applications by making enterprise data readily and easily available to all stakeholders. My blog post then zoomed on to the Epicor

import danych  non-Epicor applications and to import data into the relevant application database tables (with a complete audit history), including  electronic data interchange (EDI)  processing. To that end, a graphical workflow tool eases application-to-application (A2A) and  business-to-business (B2B)  integration by applying  business rules  and conditions (without the need to write pesky code) to create and assign tasks and end email notifications. The visual tool that monitors process activities step by step Read More

Auto Parts Distributor Saves 50 percent on ERP Selection with TEC


Arias Motors, the Dominican Republic’s leading auto parts distributor, had clear objectives about its new enterprise resource planning (ERP) selection: a timely implementation, an affordable total cost of ownership (TCO), and a structured evaluation process to guarantee a best-fit selection. Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC), the impartial advocate for the enterprise software purchaser, helped Arias Motors select a system integrating all functional areas, from back-end processes to supply chain management (SCM). The process was completed in far less time than projected and at a savings of 50 percent on its initial estimated investment for the project.

import danych  fierce competition in the import business, Arias Motors shifted its focus from an importer and distributor of auto parts and motorcycles to a distributor of its more than 20,000 product lines including its own brand of replacement parts. IT director, Juan Vianey, realized its current legacy system no longer supported the company’s growing needs. But rather than spending considerable time documenting business processes in every department, Vianey decided to hire the services of a software expert for Read More

Global Trade Applications in Global Credit Crunch - Part III


Part II of this blog series allowed members of the two global trade management (GTM) software providers, TradeBeam and Precision Software, to voice their outlooks on the market (in light of the recent global trade decline). But at the end of the post I introduced the question of the possible threat to GTM providers coming from the large enterprise resource planning (ERP) providers. Given that

import danych  restricted parties lists  and import/export schedules codes for each corner of the world. The global trade processes and compliance content management components are “nasty buggers” that could complicate an (already complicated) ERP system, but it is notable that SAP has long ago moved in that direction despite the complexities of the space. Despite being initially skeptical, I later begun to understand why the large ERP vendors have moved into this arena. Indeed, so many transactions plow through Read More

Managing Global Trade Flows


In global trade, the flow of information must support the tracking and management of the goods to enable the secure and compliant entry and exit to and from countries for the correct funds to flow to eligible business and trading partners.

import danych  the ability to manage import and export compliance processes. The proper management of these processes includes screening trading partners against governmental prohibition lists, determining that commodities can be shipped to the country of destination, managing outsourced service provider activity, such as a broker and auditing compliance activities, to ensure the correct flow of information and the accurate payment of taxes, duty, and fees. Product information must manage the flow of goods related Read More

Confronting Core Global Trade Problems: Order, Shipment, and Financial Settlement


TradeBeam has been striving to distinguish itself by offering more than order and shipment tracking. It aims to improve the management of core global trade activities: order, shipment, and financial settlement.

import danych  Solutions range from providing import shipment visibility and trade compliance to eliminating financial discrepancies while managing letters of credit (LC). TradeBeam's Solution Blueprints begin with the key pain points of global trade and identify tools and strategies available to corporations seeking the advantages of optimized GTM. They include a non-prescriptive set of GTM applications that, individually, may add significant value to a user corporation while solving specific export management Read More

What You Need to Know about E-learning Technology Standards Before Selecting an LMS


If you’re planning to purchase a learning management system (LMS), or upgrade your existing one, you’d better know about SCORM and AICC. Learn why it’s critical to understand e-learning standards before you buy—or you may end up with an LMS that’s both ineffective and inflexible.

import danych  more overhead, as the import and upload of content is a two-step process. Although some argue that AICC is a more reliable, robust, and unambiguous system specification, the more widely supported SCORM standard seems to be a better choice with some LMS applications for technical reasons (e.g., authoring tools, sequencing, and navigation). On the other hand, there are certainly valid reasons for using courses and management systems based on AICC specifications. For example, AICC allows content to exist on Read More

A Spoonful of SugarCRMCase Study and Review of an Open Source CRM Solution


SugarCRM is a rapidly growing open source CRM company with solutions that appeal to a community of enthusiastic users. This study, based on a client who selected the Sugar Sales Professional CRM solution, compares product functionality to the competition and highlights some of SugarCRM's open source business practices.

import danych  and thus created an import tool with custom import maps, again targeting Salesforce.com by allowing users to import contacts, accounts, and opportunities to the SugarCRM system. Recommendations As an open source vendor, SugarCRM benefits from its user community. The company will need to tread carefully here for several reasons. First, it will be important to avoid alienating the open source user community with its commercial editions. John Roberts expressed this sentiment in claiming that they are Read More

The Newest Release of SYSPRO ERP-SYSPRO 7-Is Now TEC certified


It has been only a year and a few months since Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) analysts last certified the then-current version of SYSPRO ERP, SYSPRO 6.1, and I am glad to tell you that SYSPRO’s newest release, SYSPRO 7, is now certified. Similarly to the in-depth 2012 SYSPRO 6.1 certification process, SYSPRO 7 is now certified in multiple TEC enterprise resource planning (ERP) software models

import danych  business works and then import that model into the software. The modeling can be done at any stage of the SYSPRO life cycle, and processes can be reviewed and updated as and when the business needs to change. SYSPRO 7 provides with extended scalability —enabling not only mid-market businesses, but also larger companies to make use of the software. This extension has been accomplished through increased transactional speed, increased number of available transaction values, keys, and fields, as well as Read More

Descartes Acquires Computer Management USA


Descartes Systems Group recently acquired Computer Management USA, a U.S.-based provider of security filing solutions and air cargo management solutions for airlines and their partners. The all-cash purchase price for the acquisition was US $6.6 million.

import danych  (ACAS), the European Union's Import Control System (ICS) and Preloading Consignment Information for Secure Entry (PRECISE), and Canada Border Services Agency's (CBSA) Advance Commercial Information (ACI) system.   Computer Management will strengthen Descartes' Customs and Regulatory Compliance platform (for filing customs and security documents for imports and exports) with additional airline-focused functionality while adding a community of hundreds of ground handlers and container freight stations to t Read More

Will 2005 Validate Global Trade Management and Unify Financial and Physical Supply Chains?


The Internet opened the door for global trade. As the global trade management (GTM) space continues consolidating, market leadership belongs to companies that understand, to truly improve global trade, one must be able to manage both the physical and financial supply chains.

import danych  should support export and import borders-crossing processes; documentation and compliance (which are incomprehensible to ordinary mortals); and accounting, and financial reporting in a multicurrency, multilingual and multi- units of measure (UOM) environment. This is Part One of a six-part note. Part Two will address tradeoffs. Part Three will discuss managing global trade flows. Part Four will note the GTM leaders. Part Five will cover dealing with GTM complexity. Part Six will present challenges and Read More

13 Things a Customer Can Do to Avoid an ERP Implementation Failure


Have you ever wondered why every time you hear a story about an enterprise resource planning (ERP) implementation failure, the vendor gets the blame? The customers did everything they could to avoid it, but the vendors either provided inappropriate training and support, or simply a poor quality product. Frankly, I do not think that an ERP implementation failure can possibly happen without at

import danych  sure your vendor can import legacy data from your old database, Excel files, or other external data sources. Unless you are a new company, you probably will have data that needs to be imported. Before importing, try to clean it, remove duplicate or useless information—which can cause lots of problems later. 7.    Real costs . How much will it really cost to implement the ERP you selected? Are there any hidden or additional costs? For instance, if you decide to install Windows Vista on all Read More