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Meridian Systems’ “Catch Up” Challenge in the Capital Infrastructure Industry - Part 1
Claiming the “Catch us if you can” movie mantra, the quiet Infrastructure Lifecycle Management (ILM) leader Meridian Systems, based in Folsom, California (US

key performance indicators glue industry  facilities through pertinent role-based key performance indicators (KPI), dashboards, scorecards, alerts, trends analyses, and roll-up reporting. Since the early 2000s, with Proliance, Meridian has expanded on its initial PPM solution footprint by bringing together the complete Plan, Build, and Operate spectrum for Project-Based Organizations –- hence its self-applied label of PBO squared.   By adding Business Process Management (BPM)  capabilities  and taking an early bet on Microsoft .NET

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Plant Intelligence as Glue for Dispersed Data?


Enterprises that have manufacturing or plant-level intelligence systems can be guided through the forking paths of exception-based decision-making. Not only will they be better prepared for unplanned events, but they will also know how their responses will impact the company.

key performance indicators glue industry  generate corporate-wide visibility of key performance indicators (KPI). These plant portal applications consolidate data taken from a wide range of computing sources—from plant floors, enterprise systems, databases, and elsewhere—and organize these data into meaningful, roles-based information, aggregating the data from disparate sources for analysis and reporting. Connections can through extensible markup language (XML), or open database connectivity (ODBC) standards, with communications managed by Read More

Deltek's Second Bite at the IPO Cherry (Part II)


Well, a few months after Part I of this blog post was published, which focused on Deltek's pre-New Mountain Capital private equity investment era, the time has finally come for us to analyze why being again publicly traded should (or should not) work better for Deltek this time. If one is to judge merely by the most recent financial figures, it would appear to be working well, but my focus here is

key performance indicators glue industry  of EVM metrics and key performance indicators (KPI's) that should be of interest to the auditor, and then the product quickly spits out a Microsoft PowerPoint slide deck.  Seeing this product demo has been the most impressive for me, at least for not expecting this kind of “coolness” from traditionally conservative Deltek. Therefore, I would imagine a healthy uptake on the EPM suite (and its parts) amongst Deltek’s large government contractor installed based, given the need for compliance with Read More

Has SAP Nailed Plant Level Leadership with Lighthammer?


The acquisition of the formerly loyal composite applications partner Lighthammer bolsters SAP's capabilities of connectivity and visibility into manufacturing plant performance. However, it does not, at this stage, provide much added industry-specific shop-floor functionality per se.

key performance indicators glue industry  form of alerts, reports, key performance indicators (KPI), and decision support to production personnel for right-time decision making (see Manufacturer's Nirvana—Real Time Actionable Information and SAP NetWeaver Background, Direction, and User Recommendations ). The combined solution will thus allow production personnel to identify deviations in real time, provide drill-downs so as to understand the business and financial impact of the exceptions to be managed, and display the workflows so as to Read More

Enterprise Resource Planning Giants Eye the Shop Floor


Because production systems on the shop floor are typically not synchronized and integrated with the planning ones, there is a lack of timely and accurate information that results in disconnected business processes.

key performance indicators glue industry  monitor, and control their key performance indicators (KPI). In fact, what has been driving a lot of the manufacturing intelligence dashboards installations out there are enterprises that pay their operators in accordance with their performance. This means that such enterprises then have to give the operators a view of how they are doing. One of the largest chemical companies in the US, for example, is paying its operations people a large part of their remuneration based on their performancei.e., Read More

ERP for the Oil and Gas Industry (Upstream)


The model of ERP systems for the upstream oil and gas sector addresses the particularly specialized business model of this industry. It is common practice for companies, individuals, and government agencies to form partnerships to explore, develop, and share production of oil wells. More often than not, this is a short-term alliance rather than a long-term partnership, and business structuring must therefore be flexible at initial set-up and throughout the lifespan of the venture. This model of ERP systems includes criteria for financials, human resources, production data capture and reporting, maintenance management, and supply chain management (SCM) functionality.

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Moving from Potential to Performance


Companies have invested heavily in their IT infrastructure, but they still face challenges with their existing business operations. To help create a cost-effective, high-performance system, SAP has developed a program to help companies proactively analyze and improve business performance in four key areas. Take a look at SAP Safeguarding services options and how they are designed to serve business users and IT staff.

key performance indicators glue industry  business performance in four key areas. Take a look at SAP Safeguarding services options and how they are designed to serve business users and IT staff. Read More

Transform Your Service Organization into a Performance-driven Leader


Performance management is key in service optimization. Without the ability to measure the business value of your actions, you are essentially driving blind, not knowing whether your decisions are taking you in the right direction. Measurement, however, is only as useful as your ability to translate it into action. See how to enact change throughout your organization via the agility of your solution and the processes to tie everything together.

key performance indicators glue industry  Leader Performance management is key in service optimization. Without the ability to measure the business value of your actions, you are essentially driving blind, not knowing whether your decisions are taking you in the right direction. Measurement, however, is only as useful as your ability to translate it into action. See how to enact change throughout your organization via the agility of your solution and the processes to tie everything together. Read More

Cezanne HR Performance Management


Performance transforms labor-intensive and fragmented performance management processes into a centralized and streamlined activity that delivers benefits for everyone. Make employee performance management simpler and more satisfying for everyone with this powerful online performance planning and appraisal module.

key performance indicators glue industry  HR Performance Management Performance transforms labor-intensive and fragmented performance management processes into a centralized and streamlined activity that delivers benefits for everyone. Make employee performance management simpler and more satisfying for everyone with this powerful online performance planning and appraisal module. Read More

The 14-Step Guide to Building a Performance Management Framework in Field Service Organizations


When rolling out a mobile workforce management system, performance management is often the last thing to implement. But that’s not what should happen. Because performance management is a continuous effort that has a direct impact on your people, processes, and systems, start your performance management initiative today by following 14 steps to building a performance management framework for your field service organization.

key performance indicators glue industry  14-Step Guide to Building a Performance Management Framework in Field Service Organizations When rolling out a mobile workforce management system, performance management is often the last thing to implement. But that’s not what should happen. Because performance management is a continuous effort that has a direct impact on your people, processes, and systems, start your performance management initiative today by following 14 steps to building a performance management framework for your field service Read More

Virtualization: Addressing Performance and Availability questions


In How to Address the Two Key Challenges with Virtualization, you'll learn about the issues of application performance and information availability...

key performance indicators glue industry  to Address the Two Key Challenges with Virtualization , you'll learn about the issues of application performance and information availability that accompany the centralization of data and IT assets, including But does the SaaS cost advantage last over the long term or do on-premise solutions ultimately deliver greater value? the main drivers of the move towards centralization server consolidation and virtualization wide area network (WAN) optimization You'll also learn about the cost savings and delivery Read More

Supplier Performance Management


GNX Supplier Performance Management is a web-based application that enables companies to establish, track and report performance metrics for a large supplier base, with a collaborative platform to proactively resolve and avoid problems.

key performance indicators glue industry  Performance Management GNX Supplier Performance Management is a web-based application that enables companies to establish, track and report performance metrics for a large supplier base, with a collaborative platform to proactively resolve and avoid problems. Read More

American Pet Goods Industry Suddenly Moves to Cloud?


I'm not sure what happened in the US animal goods industry yesterday, but a bunch of the industry players have simultaneously announced newly selected ERP packages. NetSuite seems to occupy the majority of yesterday's announcements: five companies have decided to switch to NetSuite's cloud-based ERP package and get rid of existing legacy applications. However it's not 100% clear from the press

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Industry Perspectives: Strategic Workforce Management in the Automotive Industry


There’s a buzz in the automotive industry around the concept of “strategic workforce management”—getting the right people, for the right job, at the right time, to improve overall business results. Strategic workforce management goes beyond the traditional role of human resources: it’s a strategic initiative and competitive weapon to help today’s automotive companies drive corporate goals and objectives.

key performance indicators glue industry  a new set of key performance indicators, or KPIs , to capture and analyze the right information around productivity and proitability. Beyond traditional reporting associated with HR transactions (such as headcount, turnover, diversity, etc.), strategic workforce management is intended to measure employee performance tied to business goals. It's important to identify KPIs that are relevant to support the company's strategic workforce priorities and that can be applied across the organization as best Read More

Industry Consolidation: Are You Ready?


Growth is predicted for the nutraceutical industry, as well as consolidation. Will the nutraceutical manufacturer find ways of thriving in a competitive market? Five critical requirements increase your chances of survival. The first is to integrate your business processes and information, with a single, unified enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution database. Don’t miss the other four—find out how you can benefit.

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