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Discrete Manufacturing (ERP)
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The simplified definition of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is a set of applications that automate finance and human resources departments and help manufacturers handle jobs such as or...
 

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Benefits of a Single Database Solution: Improved Enterprise Quality Management from IQMS
IQMS appears to be raising the competitive bar for quality management among its ERP competition with a single database software solution and seamless ERP

iq webdirect  achieve real-time information is IQ WebDirect , a Web-based customer and supplier self-service portal technology, which enhances supply chain communications, improves customer and supplier relations, and reduces customer and supplier service costs. It runs on an Apache server (included) with an Oracle database (although IQMS recommends a separate Web server it there are more than five concurrent users of the module). WebDirect also has full security control features and allows 24x7 access to data. The por

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Resurrection, Vitality And Perseverance Of Former ERP 'Goners' Part One: Ross Systems & SSA Global Technologies


While an increasing demand for services and incremental purchases of new extended-ERP functionality from existing client base, with a modest ooze of new accounts and even a notable influx of new accounts for distinguished some, may not put the revitalized former ERP losers back on top of the enterprise applications charts, they will likely remain around and not necessarily just to impede mid-market forays of both Tier 1 brethren and the likes of Microsoft.

iq webdirect  to quickly complete the IQ, OQ, and PQ (installation qualification, operation qualification and performance qualification) processes, and clearly defines and thoroughly documents each step in a proven process to predictably achieve and maintain validation. Owing to its focus on Process Manufacturing, Ross continues to invest in industry-specific applications for Food and Beverage, Life Sciences, Chemicals, Metals and Natural Products. Ross' executives attribute this success to the company's high degree of Read More

SAP HANA: A Fast Developing “Toddler” - Part 1


It doesn’t take an exceptional industry analyst or market observer to realize that SAP HANA has become one of the pillars of SAP’s future strategy (possibly even a “bet the farm” move). HANA is a major part of SAP’s goal of being a next-generation database management provider, and SAP now has a number of relational database assets, both developed on its own and from the Sybase acquisition. In fact

iq webdirect  capabilities from SAP Sybase IQ, SAP Sybase Event Stream Processor (ESP , formerly Aleri ), SAP Sybase ASE, SAP Sybase Replication Server , SAP Sybase PowerDesigner for orchestration, and SAP EIM (which comes largely from Business Objects, and includes the Inxight Software acquisition for text analytics). Add to this support for Apache Hadoop , and SAP intends to unlock business value from this abundance of data for its customers by providing for real-time decision support within the window of Read More

Manufacturer's Nirvana -- Real-Time Actionable Information


How many ERP vendors, including the largest ones, have natively built-in real-time production monitoring, warehousing management, time and attendance capture, and complete quality management systems?

iq webdirect  by providing the powerful IQ RealTime Production Monitoring module to ensure plant efficiency by identifying poor machine performance before it becomes a problem. The module provides automatic tracking of production by hardware being wired directly to production machines, while a special user screen (e.g., touch screen, capable of simplifying data entry) can be created for shop floor personnel to provide virtually real-time data flow to and from the shop floor (i.e., to bring the production and ERP Read More

Ross Systems Shows Poise in 'Big Easy'


Ross Systems has come a long way as seen by TEC at the recent Rossworld user conference. The company’s progress is impressive, but is Ross attempting to tackle too many requirements at once?

iq webdirect  addressing the critical and unique requirements in each of its target industries, as the company is establishing productive relationships with the strategic visionaries as well as the practitioners in each vertical market. Secondly, Ross' customers in these industries view Ross as more than a vendor of software applications. Rather, executives from these companies view the relationship with Ross as more strategic in nature and expect Ross to be an enabler of their success. With a focused commitment in eac Read More

Assessing Deltek’s Ongoing Transformation


Conventional wisdom would imply that a software company that changes its owners and CEO in the same year might be in some kind of trouble or facing stormy waters. But, Deltek vigorously claims that nothing is farther from the truth. Quite the contrary, in fact—via its 2012 acquisition by Thoma Bravo, Deltek believes it has found a dedicated and committed financial backer. In addition, there was

iq webdirect  Capture Solutions and GovWin IQ As mentioned in TEC ’s previous articles , Deltek has been vigorously upping its game in the CRM side of the business. Deltek Vision and Maconomy’s CRM capabilities were always strong for their respective target users, so Deltek has spent a lot of time creating the deepest possible set of front-office capabilities for government contractors. The integrated portfolio of GovWin Capture Solutions moves beyond just CRM by providing a set of products and services that span Read More

Has KANA Gotten Its Mojo Back? - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series presented the opportunity of service economy and associated complexity of providing consistently an experience of customer service excellence. The article then introduced KANA Software, a provider of Service Experience Management (SEM) solutions. Although KANA has focused on enabling superior customer service for its enterprise clients since being

iq webdirect  email response management and IQ KM products) and we are not “sun-setting” any of our existing products. While maintaining that promise, we still want to upgrade our existing customers to the new best-in-class SEM platform. It is not easy to make and keep this commitment but we want to make sure that they can move to the new solution at their own pace. PJ : Is there anything else that you are at liberty to volunteer on the company's future moves, i.e., new functional scope, verticals, etc.? VN : Sure, Read More

A New Era Dawns for Sybase


Sybase, Inc. has announced an agreement to acquire New Era of Networks (also known as NEON). After completion, Sybase will create a new e-Business division integrating NEON and other parts of its product suite. Within the last month, Sybase has announced record earnings and completed a three-year re-engineering effort to transform themselves from a database vendor to an e-Business infrastructure provider.

iq webdirect  (including Sybase Adaptive Server IQ Multiplex for Windows NT which was proven to support a 2.0 terabyte data warehouse on NT and won the Winter scalability award; and also their enterprise portal product, Sybase EP ), and moved into the lucrative application integration market space. According to CEO Chen, e-Business will be for this decade what the database was for the '80s and packaged applications were for the '90s and Sybase will be a leading e-Business platform provider. They are one of the last Read More

Massive Data Requires Massive Measures


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Intelligent Manufacturing Systems: Beating the Odds, Mightily - Part 3


Part 1 of this blog series explained IQMS’ upbeat posture despite a hostile and depressed environment, while Part 2 analyzed the recent developments of EnterpriseIQ [evaluate this product], the flagship offering of IQMS. This final part will focus on IQMS’ most recent involvement in the user experience (UX) design developments. Joining the “Winning Users’ Hearts and Minds” Fray Like

iq webdirect  With Smart Page, Enterprise IQ customers now can create, save, and leverage unlimited user roles. The portal also represents a “single version of truth” for all employees, from the “ivory tower” to the shop floor. Information security is also enhanced through single log-in  functionality, designed specifically for role-based access to functional modules, while switching between programs is easy and on one screen. Other highlights of the Smart Page user interface (UI ) include access to all Read More

Challenges for an Expanding Supply Chain Solutions Vendor


Although Click Commerce is a thriving provider of on-demand supply chain management (SCM) solutions for a variety of worldwide industries, it does have to face up to a variety of challenges, some of which are of its own making.

iq webdirect  Contract and service management IQ Navigator, Fieldglass, ICG Commerce Solution Focus Competitors Demand channel management/partner relationship management Comergent, IBM, SAP, Oracle, Salesforce.com Supply chain management Manhattan Associates, RedPrairie, HighJump, Infor, One Network, i2 Technologies, JDA Software (including former Manugistics), Logility Service Parts Planning and Optimization Servigistics, MCA Solutions, Baxter Planning Systems Master data management (including global data Read More

IQMS Prospers by Helping Enterprises Work Smarter


IQMS has certainly succeeded in helping hundreds of midsized plastic processors and other repetitive manufacturers increase their "collective intelligence quotient" through the fully functional EnterpriseIQ. IQMS has expanded throughout Europe and Asia, and believes with its service policy, it can continue to expand in the fiercely competitive global market.

iq webdirect  to solve customers issues. IQ Quality Management One of the upgrades in the IQ Quality Management module is deviation tracking, which follows deviations in processes within the manufacturing environment and works with the engineering change orders (ECO) and corrective action reporting (CAR) tracking modules. This workflow-enabled technology supports electronic signature-based approvals via the Web or an intranet, and can be linked to the creation of bills of materials (BOM), inventory items, and a Read More

Integrated Solutions: Look Before You Leap


When it comes to integrated enterprise systems, functionality is not exactly unimportant, but it needs to be combined within a fairly simple-to-use application set that actually gets used rather than languishes on the shelf.

iq webdirect  and provides the powerful IQ RealTime Production Monitoring module, which ensures plant efficiency by identifying poor machine performance before it becomes a problem. For a discussion of the benefits of a system such as IQMS offers, see Manufacturer's Nirvana Real-Time Actionable Information . The potential benefits of the intrinsic integration of ERP with the plant floor and of achieving near real-time information are multiple. For one, such a system could transfer many data entry functions that are tra Read More

Why Service Matters: Enterprise Solutions, Market Differentiation, and IQMS


While IQMS resembles many of its peers from the lower-end of the enterprise applications market, IQMS can tout its comprehensive one-source delivery and services and implementation methodology as its differentiating trait.

iq webdirect  functional scope. Consequently, the IQ Accounting & Financial Management modules include the usual suspects like general ledger (GL); accounts payable (AP); accounts receivable (AR); cash management (including disbursements, receipts, and cash analysis); budgeting; multiple currency capability; bank maintenance; customer and supplier status; standard costing; auto-invoicing; cost variance analysis; bank reconciliation; employee maintenance; tax code tracking; and so on. Another common feature is FRx Read More

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