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J.D. Edwards Chooses Freedom to Choose EAI


J.D. Edwards announced a new corporate vision that extends its ‘idea-to-action’ to inter-enterprise collaboration expressed in the phrase ‘freedom to choose’. In other words, take the best of ERP, CRM, eBusiness, and business intelligence components, plumb it with possibly the best of EAI and the workflow integration components and create something called collaborative commerce ‘best-of-breed’ mishmash.

j.d edwars europe  D. Edwards Chooses Freedom to Choose EAI J.D. Edwards Chooses Freedom to Choose EAI P.J. Jakovljevic - July 27, 2000 Event Summary At its FOCUS 2000 annual user group meeting, which took place in Denver on June 19-22, J.D. Edwards'' top executives unveiled a slew of initiatives that they claim will really change the enterprise applications vendor''s direction. According to its press release from June 20, J.D. Edwards announced its Freedom to Choose business strategy designed to meet customers'' needs for Read More

The Oracle/PeopleSoft Reality Check


While customers may be bemused if not concerned about the Oracle/PeopleSoft merger, they are from a traditionally risk-adverse market. Despite the lush deals offered by the competition, realistically, the only way Oracle will lose customers is through self-inflicted wounds.

j.d edwars europe  PeopleSoft, and especially former J.D Edwards users are likely discomforted, in part because of Oracle''s harsh comments about PeopleSoft products. While Oracle''s stance has since changed, impressions will still linger, and Oracle will have to deliver on its public relations promises. Just as end users are abuzz, so too are vendors who see consolidation as an opportunity to replace existing systems with their products. This brings us to a key question: for both users and vendors, what do the efforts by Read More

J.D. Edwards - A Collaboration Thought Leader Or A Disguised ERP Follower? Part 1: About J.D. Edwards


Like most of its peers, J.D. Edwards is hoping to rebound by focusing on Internet collaboration and extended-ERP applications. The company has also differentiated itself from competitors by embedding Enterprise Application Integration (EAI) into its OneWorld product. While J.D. Edwards' move into the EAI arena is indisputably risky, we commend its determination to bite the bullet and include integration systems into the core product offering. However, we also believe that managing this large application portfolio, much of which involves partnering or extensive integration and customization, will be cumbersome. Part 1 presents an overview

j.d edwars europe  D. Edwards - A Collaboration Thought Leader Or A Disguised ERP Follower? Part 1: About J.D. Edwards J.D. Edwards - A Collaboration Thought Leader Or A Disguised ERP Follower? Part 1: About J.D. Edwards P.J. Jakovljevic - November 8, 2000 Executive Summary J.D. Edwards & Company is a leading global provider of enterprise business software applications for distribution, finance, human resources, manufacturing, customer service and supply chain management. Like most of its peers, J.D. Edwards is hoping to Read More

PeopleSoft Gathers Manufacturing and SCM Wherewithal Part Two: Market Impact


The PeopleSoft-J.D. Edwards merger was, in great part, about retaining the big five (or big four, or big three) seat and the need to be bigger within shrinking market opportunities. The combined vendors should now a have solid foothold against SAP and Oracle, particularly because one better-performing side could, if necessary, cover up for the underachieving one.

j.d edwars europe  cultural similarities between PeopleSoft, J.D Edwards and their respective CEO''s. Their financial disciplines and ways of turning their respective companies around at about the same time in post-2000, prior to the merger are two such examples. Additionally, PeopleSoft did not want to inherit any excessive baggage with the acquisition of a non-profitable vendor. It reportedly appears that even the vendors'' founders, David Duffield and Edward McVaney, who shared a similar touchy-feely approach with Read More

J.D. Edwards - A Collaboration Thought Leader Or A Disguised ERP Follower? Part 2: Evaluating J.D. Edwards


Like most of its peers, J.D. Edwards is hoping to rebound by focusing on Internet collaboration and extended-ERP applications. The company has also differentiated itself from competitors by embedding Enterprise Application Integration (EAI) into its OneWorld product. While J.D. Edwards' move into the EAI arena is indisputably risky, we commend its determination to bite the bullet and include integration systems into the core product offering. However, we also believe that managing this large application portfolio, much of which involves partnering or extensive integration and customization, will be cumbersome. Part 2 presents an evaluat

j.d edwars europe  more than 40% of J.D Edwards'' revenues will come from outside of the US market (70% probability), with the license revenue contributing more than 35% of its total revenue within the same period of time (60% probability). AS/400 products will constitute 50% of the user base within the next five years (60% probability). At the same time 30% of total software revenue will be generated through indirect channel distribution (60% probability). Vendor Recommendations J.D. Edwards should use its direct sales Read More

Document Management System Revolution


Founded in 1985, Taiwan-based In-Win manufactures desktop PC chassis, server chassis, and power supplies. With channels covering Europe, America, and Asia, In-Win’s multiple sites were complicating its internal work processes—and increasing its communication costs. The solution: a document management system (DMS). Find out how In-Win used a DMS to automate workflows and increase work efficiency by a whopping 80 percent.

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Ramco Finds Its Groove in Europe


With a broad suite offering for enterprise resource planning (ERP), aviation maintenance repair and overhaul (MRO), and maintenance and engineering (M&E), and five new wins under its belt, Ramco Systems makes its presence known in Europe. Get the details in P.J.’s post.

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Yet Another ‘Big 5 ERP’ CEO Casualty


The Board of Directors of J.D. Edwards & Company has reappointed C. Edward McVaney to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer, replacing Doug Massingill who resigned from the position and from the Board effective immediately.

j.d edwars europe  Board of Directors of J.D. Edwards & Company announced that it had reappointed C. Edward McVaney to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer, replacing Doug Massingill who resigned from the position and from the Board effective immediately. McVaney had been CEO from the company''s inception in 1977 until November 1998. He will remain as Chairman of the Board of Directors. I am honored to again be leading J.D. Edwards, McVaney said. I am proud of our position as a leader in e-business Read More

Serviceplan Selects Deltek Maconomy


Serviceplan, the largest owner- and partner-managed agency network in Europe, recently selected Deltek Maconomy enterprise resource planning (ERP) software as a foundation for its global growth. With the implementation of Deltek Maconomy, Serviceplan intends to digitalize and standardize its professional service automation (PSA) processes worldwide.

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J.D. Edwards Finds Its Inner-Self Within Its 5th Incarnation


By espousing its namesake 5th generation of products that preserves flexibility and provides much more of its own ‘must have’ collaborative applications (i.e. SCM and CRM), J.D. Edwards may start looking forward to the future with its new winning attitude.

j.d edwars europe  D. Edwards Finds Its Inner-Self Within Its 5th Incarnation Event Summary The following recent announcements by, J.D. Edwards & Company (NASDAQ: JDEC), a leading provider of collaborative enterprise software and accompanying consulting, education and support services to mid-sized and larger enterprises, should indicate that a reborn company with a new air of confidence has for some time been putting its house in order, expanding its offerings, conveying a more attuned message, executing a more aggressive Read More

No More Mr. Nice Guy With J.D. Edwards


On May 24, J.D. Edwards & Company reported financial results for the second quarter which ended April 30, 2000. Earlier in the same week, J.D. Edwards announced a strategic restructuring aimed at reducing costs and strengthening the company’s position as 'a leading provider of software solutions for collaborative commerce'.

j.d edwars europe  Mr. Nice Guy With J.D. Edwards No More Mr. Nice Guy With J.D. Edwards P.J. Jakovljevic - June 30, 2000 Event Summary On May 24, J.D. Edwards & Company reported financial results for the second quarter ended April 30, 2000. Total revenue for the second quarter of fiscal 2000 was $231.0 million, compared to revenue of $231.6 million in the second quarter of fiscal 1999 (See Figure 1). License fee revenue grew 22% over the same period last year, to $81.7 million. Services revenue was $149.3 million, compared Read More

Intentia's Movex for Food and Beverage: Gaining a Foothold in North America Part 1: Functions and Features of Movex


Intentia's Movex solution for the food and beverage industries has been highly regarded in Europe and the Pacific Rim. Now, Intentia is ready to gain foothold in North America. Read on to discover why this software for the process manufacturing industries should be on every food and beverage prospect’s shortlist of vendors.

j.d edwars europe  , PeopleSoft (with former J.D. Edwards '' products) and IFS within certain geographic regions. According to Intentia, SAP and J.D. Edwards have been the competitors it has faced most frequently on a global scale, even for the food and beverage prospects. Specifically, this three-part article provides a glimpse of Intentia''s Movex software offering by discussing the following aspects: Overview of Intentia (Part One) ERP functions and features (Part One) SCM functions and features (Part Two) Additional Read More

Frantic Merger-Mania Spiced Up With Vendettas Leaves Customers Anxious Part Two: Analysis Continued


To continue to be healthy, an enterprise software vendor either needs a defendable niche or a large market share. For the latter, acquisitions are often required to grow and prosper. With revenue streams shifting from new accounts to up- and cross-sales to existing customers, software support and services, a large customer base is the key to continued health.

j.d edwars europe  to target PeopleSoft and J.D. Edwards '' users with marketing campaigns that should likely feature sweetened'' migration deals to its fairly unified and tightly integrated suite running on possibly the widest choice of platforms and technologies. SAP remains the undisputed leader (see Figures 7 & 8) regardless of whether Oracle eats PeopleSoft or PeopleSoft merges with J.D. Edwards, given its nearly Euro7.5 billion (~$8.5 billion and likely more in the future given the expected further drop of $ vs. Euro) Read More

Is J.D. Edwards's CRM 2.0 (With more than 200 Enhancements) Good News?


When it comes to touting 200 product enhancements, what J.D. Edwards is saying is that ease of integration is important to mid-market companies because they have less flexibility for trial and error. J.D. Edwards's CRM implementation success through its existing customer base will testify to the reliability of its enterprise integration and what remains, is to verify the product's ability to fit verticals needs.

j.d edwars europe  integrated front/back office system. J.D Edwards'' aim is to facilitate internal and external collaboration especially within the mid-market companies. CRM 2.0 Enhancements J.D Edwards has specially focused on the enhancement of its Service Management module as they predict a rising demand on this sector. The delivered portal solution would allow suppliers to access client''s inventory and order size data. CRM 2.0 captures sales information and feeds it into Demand Consensus, creating a more precise forecas Read More