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Informix Denies Patent Infringement Allegations by IBM
On February 7, Informix Corporation (NASDAQ:IFMX) announced it was vigorously denying accusations by International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM) of patent

informix oninit  filed an action against Informix in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware alleging infringement of several United States patents owned by IBM. Informix strongly believes that the allegations are utterly devoid of merit and intends to defend the action vigorously and to assert such claims against IBM as may be appropriate. IBM accuses Informix of patent infringements in several of its database-related products, including Informix-OnLine and Informix-OnLine Dynamic Server, two of

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Smaller Vendors Can Still Provide Relevant Business Systems Part Two: Market Impact


ERP and other enterprise applications products will thus demonstrate deep industry functionality and tight integration with best-of-breed 'bolt-on' products in a particular vertical, which also means adding sector-specific, fine-grained capabilities.

informix oninit  , IBM DB2 and Informix , and Microsoft SQL Server databases. The company also continues to expand the functionality of its flagship Relevant ERP product, whose capabilities go beyond traditional core ERP functionality, as evidenced by the above latest enhancements. Accordingly, Relevant ERP has long featured a complex manufacturing-oriented CRM capability that includes a complete contact history on which client or prospect's people the company has been working with, what calls have been made, and what Read More

CPortals Technologies Aims for the Middle


CPortals Technologies has based their CPortals Integration Suite on the InteBroker product on the assumptions that businesses, particularly in the e-commerce space, will have to re-invent themselves regularly, and that reducing complexity in the solution is a key to success. InteBroker is designed to provide message brokering via publish/subscribe and store & forward messaging technologies.

informix oninit  established players, such as Informix/Ardent, Informatica, Business Objects, and others. Customers should insist on a contractual timeframe for delivery of a solution, and seek reference sites (preferably in their vertical market space), which have been successful with the product suite. Read More

Informix Holds Fire Sale on Linux Database


Informix announced its continued commitment and investment to the Linux community with the release of Foundation.2000 and Cloudscape 3.0 on Linux.

informix oninit  Cloudscape 3.0 on Linux. Informix committed to bring all core server products to the Linux platform, including its business intelligence suite. Linux demonstrated versions of Informix Internet Foundation.2000, Cloudscape, Redbrick and Extended Parallel Server (XPS) at LinuxWorld 2000. Informix also announced special price promotions for Foundation.2000, Intel Architecture on Linux, and demonstrated the first Linux-based web-warehousing solution. Customers have a variety of purchase options. A single Read More

Essential ERP-Its Underpinning Technology


In its simplest sense, enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems create interactive environments designed to help companies manage and analyze the business processes associated with manufacturing goods, such as inventory control, order taking, accounting, and much more.

informix oninit  DB2 , Oracle , Informix , et Microsoft SQL Serveur . Bien souvent, les éditeurs même de ces logiciels n’offrent pas d’alternative quant à la marque de bases de données à utiliser. Jusqu’à tout récemment, le produit Sybase était laissé pour compte mais a rattrapé son retard. De plus, ce n’est pas l’apanage de tous les éditeurs d’ERP que d’être compatible avec la plupart des bases de données largement utilisées de nos jours. Mais le marché est en perpétuel changement. Selon Read More

Information Builders Did It iWay


Information Builders plans to spin off its middleware technology group (which develops and supports the EDA middleware product) into a new wholly owned subsidiary named iWay Software. The move is supposed to allow Information Builders (IBI) to concentrate on the WebFocus and Focus business intelligence products, while allowing iWay to handle e-business integration.

informix oninit  Systems), i2 Technologies , Informix and others, who are participating in a variety of cross-licensing, co-marketing, and OEM agreements. Other vendors in this market space will have to make sure that they keep up with iWay, since the new spin-off starts out with an established customer base (from the EDA product, which has been on the market for ten years), name recognition in accounts (particularly due to the Focus products), existing agreements with partners, and an already-trained consulting staff. Read More

Extended Enterprise Resource Planning Vendor Shows Its Lean Side


About two-thirds of SoftBrands' revenue comes from its manufacturing division, which includes evolution, a platform neutral, extended enterprise resource planning product, and DemandStream for lean automation.

informix oninit  (i.e., Oracle , IBM Informix , and Microsoft SQL2000 ) and server platforms (i.e., HP-UX , Sun Solaris , IBM AIX , and Microsoft 2000 Windows Server ), that might, therefore, be most suitable for larger midsize manufacturers. In fact, the evolution application is referred to as a platform neutral application, because it is available on most common enterprise platforms, and its user interface (UI) runs in a zero client mode, so that any browser-enabled device can access and work with evolution's Read More

Six Success Factors for Building a Best-run Marketing Organization


To address evolving market demands, companies must take new approaches to marketing activities and integrate all company functions. Customer relationship management (CRM) can empower your marketing organization to support growth and demonstrate value to customers. Find out six factors that can allow your company’s marketing team to make intelligent decisions and drive effective end-to-end marketing processes.

informix oninit  Miner, WebSphere, Netfinity, Tivoli, Informix, i5/OS, POWER, POWER5, POWER5+, OpenPower and PowerPC are trademarks or registered trademarks of IBM Corporation. Adobe, the Adobe logo, Acrobat,PostScript, and Reader are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries. Oracle is a registered trademark of Oracle Corporation. UNIX, X/Open, OSF/1, and Motif are registered trademarks of the Open Group. Citrix, ICA, Program Neighborhood, Read More

An Unusual Human Capital Management Suspect


With Infor Human Capital Management (HCM) 3.0, Infor has combined transactional and strategic human resources functionality with planned integration to its flagship enterprise resource planning and extensions solutions, so that customers can better align HCM initiatives with overall business strategy.

informix oninit  , IBM DB2 , Informix , and CA-Datacom databases. Initially available in English only, the product suite has since been internationalized to accommodate multiple language and currency support, and Spanish, French, Italian, German, Norwegian, Finnish, Danish, Brazilian Portuguese, Simplified Chinese, and Japanese are being rolled out throughout 2007. The product is also slated for continued adoption of the recently released Infor Open SOA ( Service-oriented Architecture ) (see Contributing to the Read More

Evolutionary Technologies Does EAI (Always Did, We Just Didn’t Call It That)


Evolutionary Technologies (ETI) has announced the newest release of their flagship product, ETI•EXTRACT Tool Suite Release 4.2. ETI·Extract has long been well known as an ETL (extract/transform/load) tool, only recently have companies begun to realize that data extraction and consolidation are key underpinnings for EAI efforts, proven by the fact that ETI’s year-over-year Q4 revenue in the Americas increased by 20%.

informix oninit  Prism (now part of Informix / Ascential Software by way of Ardent Software ), and Trinzic (now part of Computer Associates by way of Platinum Technology ). ETL tools have always been required to consolidate, merge, and move data for access by other processes. In the last few years, this ETL function has become one of the cornerstones of what has become known as enterprise application integration (EAI), a hot technology for enabling e-business and CRM (customer relationship management) initiatives, among Read More

BMC Software Webs for the DBA


BMC Software, (NASDAQ: BMCS), has released a new product called Web DBA, designed to provide what they refer to as “application service assurance™”. The product is still in beta, and currently only supports Oracle, and is available for download and trial over the web.

informix oninit  clients using Oracle, Sybase, Informix or MS SQL Server databases. DBAdirect acts as a company's virtual DBA staff to offload the burden of database management from clients, allowing them to concentrate on systems to keep the business moving forward. We tell our customers 'we're there when you need us,' and, using BMC's Web DBA, we will further ensure that our clients' databases are accessible, available and up and running 24 X 7. Customers may testdrive, download, install and purchase Web DBA via Read More

SoftBrands' Recovery Softens the AremisSoft Bankruptcy Blow


SoftBrands believes it has finally repositioned itself for growth going forward by capitalizing on the reputation of Fourth Shift, coming to an arrangement with SAP Business One, and introducing more reliable versions of its hospitality software products.

informix oninit  ( Oracle , IBM Informix , and Microsoft SQL2000 ) and server platforms ( HP-UX , Sun Solaris , IBM AIX , and Microsoft 2000 Windows Server ), and, therefore, might be more suitable for larger mid-size manufacturers. DemandStream . On the manufacturing side, DemandStream is a lean enterprise automation software system that addresses the emerging market for lean automation. This concludes Part One of a five-part note. Parts Two and Three will address SoftBrands Manufacturing, Part Four will look at Read More

Oracle Warehouse Builder: Better Late than Never?


Close to a year behind schedule, Oracle released Warehouse Builder to the market. Oracle, in an interesting contradiction in terms, has stated that the product is “already in production at nearly 20 beta sites.” But is it too little too late?

informix oninit  Software (now part of Informix), and Computer Associates, among others. Oracle has stated that the key attraction is that the product offers warehouse design, warehouse administration, and metadata management capabilities all in one suite. Given that the product has just been released into general availability, the full functionality of the product is unknown. Oracle can throw a wide array of resources at the product to ensure its success, so it should not be ignored. Customers should also evaluate Read More

Fourth Shift's evolution Within SoftBrands' DemandStream


With a set of seemingly complementary products and via a strategy of focusing on customers, astute acquisitions of more complementary software companies and a careful deployment of all resources around the world including product development, sales and customer support, SoftBrands hopes to rise from the ashes of its ill-fated predecessor, AremisSoft.

informix oninit  Unix server and Oracle, Informix and Microsoft SQL database platforms (i.e., Oracle and Informix on the Unix server platforms, Oracle and Informix on the Windows NT platform, and Oracle and SQL Server on the Windows 2000 platform), and therefore should be more amenable to larger mid-size manufacturers. Its deep functionality embraces applications for the Internet, information publishing, connectivity and multi-site operations, with core applications being production, planning, sales, inventory, Read More

Informatica Morphs into Enterprise Decision Support Vendor


Informatica Corporation, long an established vendor in the Extract/Transform/Load (ETL) market space, has morphed themselves into a vendor of solutions for the "e-Business infrastructure". In conjunction with their contract to build an enterprise data warehouse for the United States Postal Service and their MX2 metadata exchange initiative, Informatica is reinventing itself.

informix oninit  News Analysis article: Informix to Acquire Ardent Software-Another Vendor's Attempt at End-to-End Data Warehousing December 14th, 1999) Ardent has kept their eye on Informatica and considers it its strongest competition. Informix and Ardent are also working on eBusiness and will continue to be its strongest competition. Informatica may have a lead in core database extraction capabilities, but needs to think about the next level of competition, especially in the area of unstructured data (data which Read More