Home
 > search for

Featured Documents related to »  jda ilog


IBM & ILOG Matrimony: Good for BPM, Uncertain for SCM? -- Part 1
While my two separate blog post series about workflow automation and Business Process Management (BPM) and about the long tails of supply chains were coming to

jda ilog  Manugistics (now part of JDA Software ) has also embedded ILOG algorithms in several products, most notably in the strategic network design product.  i2 Technologies ( ironically, also soon to be part of JDA Software ) did as well dating back to the Intertrans Logistics Solutions Limited (ITLS) acquisition 10 years ago.  However, for some of the most complex SCM products (i.e., inventory optimization and manufacturing scheduling/sequencing), both Manugistics and i2 have developed proprietary algorithms Read More

Discrete Manufacturing (ERP)
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...
Start evaluating software now
Country:
 Security code
Already have a TEC account? Sign in here.
 
Don't have a TEC account? Register here.

Documents related to » jda ilog


Optiant Going to a (Much) Better Place: Logility - Part 1
The mergers and acquisition (M@A) market seems to be coming back slowly. One evidence of this could be the late-March acquisition of long-struggling

jda ilog  Logic-Tools ) acquisition ; and  JDA Software (having recently acquired i2 Technologies ) currently has two solid IO solutions . This deal leaves just a few independent IO vendors — ToolsGroup, SmartOps,  Barloworld Optimus , and a  software as a service (SaaS) newcomer  InvOpt.com . Please let me know if there is anyone else in the IO market that I might not be aware of (not counting MCA Solutions, Servigistics , and Baxter Planning System in the even more specialized service parts IO space). The Read More
A Tale of a Few Good SCM Players - Part 1
Throughout the late 1990s and the mid-2000s, Manhattan Associates was the epitome of a well-managed supply chain management (SCM) software company in terms

jda ilog  Associates. For its part, JDA Software , prior to its  blockbuster acquisition of Manugistics in 2006 , was a juggernaut in the retail SCM space but plagued with obscurity. This obscurity was in great part due to JDA's protracted disinterest in engaging in sharing its strategy with the market influencers and with a hodgepodge of point solutions on disparate technologies and with no coherent vision and strategy. For more details on the pre- Manugistics JDA, see TEC’s six-part series from 2004 entitled Read More
ToolsGroup-Going Back to Its SCP Roots
What has ToolsGroup, the expert in demand-driven SCP, been doing to address demand and supply variability? Read P.J. Jakovljevic’s article and see how

jda ilog  also been integrated with JDA Software (including former i2 Technologies and Manugistics ), Oracle , and other legacy ERP and/or supply chain management (SCM) systems. ToolsGroup is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, and in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The company also has offices in major cities throughout Europe and distribution partners around the world. The company operates out of five offices in Europe, three in North America, and one in Cape Town, South Africa. ToolsGroup partners represent the Read More
SAP Acquires SmartOps, At Long Last
This could be the very first time as a market observer that my reaction to a merger announcement is not “Why?” but rather “Why now?” Namely, in late February

jda ilog  , Manhattan Associates , JDA Software , Logility , and Kinaxis . But some of these competitors can still offer MEIO/S&OP options that may be a significantly better fit for some companies’ business in certain industries (and for a much smaller price tag). Take Logility for example—the vendor has long had its own in-memory solvers (that SAP HANA now promises to offer) and has long integrated its S&OP solution with former Optiant MEIO (Optiant had been SmartOps’ fierce competitor in the past). In addit Read More
Epicor Insights 2014–Raising the ERP Game
The major “game raising” news at Epicor Insights 2014 was the availability of Epicor ERP version 10 (and the underlying Epicor ICE 3.0 architecture). This

jda ilog  Noel Goggin (formerly at RedPrairie/JDA Software ),who now heads up Epicor Retail.   CEO Cowan was very frank in his presentation at Insights 2014 when it came to business issues, admitting that Epicor should be a much stronger global company (Epicor is still not very present in some countries in Latin America and Europe) with higher license growth (currently licensing is only 15 percent of total revenues). The company’s growth strategy is as follows: go upmarket, go into emerging markets, and go to Read More
Not All Acquisitions Happen: JDA and QRS Part Two: Market Impact
The QRS acquisition by JDA would have eventually brought together two providers of complementary e-commerce products that would help retailers, manufacturers

jda ilog  All Acquisitions Happen: JDA and QRS Part Two: Market Impact Market Impact In mid-July, JDA Software Group Inc . (NASDAQ: JDAS), a prominent global provider of integrated software and professional services for the retail demand chain with over 4,500 customers, and QRS Corporation (NASDAQ: QRSI), a leading provider of collaborative commerce and trading community building solutions, with nearly 10,000 retail and manufacturing customers, announced a definitive agreement for JDA to acquire QRS as the Read More
The Art, Science, and Software behind (Optimal) Retail Pricing: Part 1
The “Four Ps” of marketing strategy, also known as the

jda ilog  president of retail at JDA Software, remarks  that one doesn't have to go far to see the impact the economy is having on retailers. The evening news is plagued with store closings, while going out of business signs and ominously empty “for rent” spaces seem to pop up on every corner. Retail trade is one of the world’s most widespread activities. According to DemandTec 's annual report , there are more than 1,500 retailers worldwide that have annual sales in excess of US $500 million. It is a toug Read More
Red Hat Joins the BPM Fray
Open source solution provider Red Hat recently announced a comprehensive open source business process management (BPM) suite, Red Hat JBoss BPM Suite 6, which

jda ilog  red hat, industry watch, open source, foss, bpm, brms, polymita, drools, jboss, openshift, cep, JBoss BPM Suite, business process management Read More
Inovis Delves into PIM by Snatching QRS Part Two: QRS Marketing
QRS believes that it adds value to its customers because it offers the products and services that companies need to connect, transact, collaborate, and

jda ilog  announcement occurred just as JDA Software Group Inc . (NASDAQ: JDAS), a prominent global provider of integrated software and professional services for the retail demand chain, was about to close acquisition of QRS. QRS broke off the engagement in favor of a better-priced acquisition by Inovis. For details of what happened between JDA and QRS see Not All Acquisitions Happen: JDA and QRS . Both QRS and Inovis claim that to collaborate, trading partners must interact and transact business efficiently, Read More
Infor Ships Infor SCE v10.3
Infor recently announced Infor Supply Chain Execution (SCE) version 10.3, with new functionality and capabilities for logistics and warehouse management. Find

jda ilog  on alert. Manhattan Associates, JDA Software, SAP, Descartes , and others might still have larger market shares and brand recognition, but Infor seems determined on giving these respected foes a run for their money going forward. Read More
RedPrairie and JDA Software Merger, Part One: What’s (Not) to Like?
My blog series in 2009 entitled “A Tale of a Few Good SCM Players” talked at great length about RedPrairie Corporation, JDA Software, and Manhattan

jda ilog  and JDA Software Merger, Part One: What’s (Not) to Like? My blog series in 2009 entitled “ A Tale of a Few Good SCM Players ” talked at great length about RedPrairie Corporation, JDA Software , and Manhattan Associates , including their corporate history and acquisitions. The general feeling at the time was that hardly any of these three great supply chain management (SCM) software companies would remain independent in the long term. It took a few years for two of these companies to decide Read More
SAP Bolsters NetWeaver's MDM Capabilities Part Four: SAP and A2i
The A2i acquisition will in the short term bring together two complementary e-commerce products that should help retailers, manufacturers, and suppliers manage

jda ilog  fallout between QRS and JDA (see Not All Acquisitions Happen: JDA and QRS ), in addition to that of GXS with HAHT Commerce (respectively), and the partnership of The Kodiak Group and Cleo Communications , it is apparent that the retail-focused SAP offerings should have a broader value proposition when bundled with the A2i PCM technology. A2i PCM technology helps companies record the correct product data and push it throughout the channel to avoid, for example, overstocking or under-stocking of often Read More
The Retail Battleground for Pricing Management
The imperative to respond to constantly-evolving customer requirements more efficiently is driving retailers to look at applications giants to provide

jda ilog  perceived market pure-play leader JDA Software , which has only about 100 on its latest merchandizing solution (see JDA Portfolio: For the Retail Industry ). Investing about $90 million (USD) in the retail product's research and development (R&D), SAP has also attracted over 200 customers to upgrade to the latest platform since early 2003, which is more (or about same) than the total number of Retek customers (whereas a few customers have recently ditched Retek in favor of SAP). But, both Oracle and SAP Read More
Lifting a Veil of Mystery Off Jesta I.S.
Even after nearly 15 years as an enterprise analyst, I still find myself coming across a vendor that has been around for more than 40 years but one that I am

jda ilog  , Oracle Retail , JDA Software , Raymark Retail Systems , Microsoft Dynamics , etc., for retailers and their suppliers. Figure 1 Figure 2 Meeting Jesta I.S. at NRF 2013 Jesta I.S budgets for only a handful of events every year. But, the company has long been an exhibitor and a part of the annual National Retail Federation (NRF) BIG Retail Show Conference in New York City. At the recently held NRF 2013 , Jesta’s main announcements were along the lines of actionable business intelligence (BI), mobility, Read More

Recent Searches
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Others