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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

kpis tutorials  process data into meaningful KPIs. Data can also be filtered for any noise/outliers; visualized with a context-based navigation and drill-down capabilities; and presented or propagated to determine the factors and root cause disturbances that slow production or impact quality. Ultimately plant-level systems allow decisions to be made that will speed up throughput and increase first-run production. How It Works Configuring data sources for integration can be done through templates, which is analogous to Read More
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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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Netvibes MisoData-Curing the Big Data Hangover
At the recently held E2 Conference in Boston, Netvibes launched MisoData as a way to chart, automate, and compare any internal or external data and reports for

kpis tutorials  understand how different internal KPIs correlate with each other and even external social trends, competitive intelligence, or regulatory affairs. There are no complex queries, business analytics, and integration headaches. What It All Means Business users should now be able to instantly compare their enterprise resource planning (ERP), customer relationship management (CRM), product lifecycle management (PLM), and actual sales data vs. live social mentions, brand reputation, and consumer trends. For Read More
5 Things You Should Not Confuse Business Performance Management With
If you search for business performance management (BPM) on Google, you'll get around 700,000 results. Out of this huge number of results, you will presumably

kpis tutorials  business process measurement, and KPIs were developed as a systematic approach to help managers of all levels effectively control the company or departments within the company and to be able to quickly react to market and environmental changes and challenges. These three concepts are really closely related to each other, but  represent different views of the same process. Balanced scorecard is used mostly by the top management level of a company to monitor overall business performance towards strategic Read More
Oracle Moves Hyperion Enterprise Financial Planning and Budgeting to the Cloud
Oracle announced the general availability of its first enterprise performance management (EPM) solution offered in the cloud, Oracle Planning and Budgeting

kpis tutorials  oracle hyperion, enterprise performance management, cloud EPM Read More
Business Intelligence: What Makes a Good Performance Indicator?
Decision makers use key performance indicators (KPIs) to assess the present state of business and choose a course of action. But what are KPIs? And more

kpis tutorials  a course of action. KPIs can offer valuable information for decision-making purposes, so it's important to be sure the right things are being measured. Things to consider when determining KPIs Definition. Defining the KPIs can be difficult. It's imperative to know what performance should be measured and how to measure it. When determining your company's KPIs, take into account these sins of measurement: Using metrics designed to make your company look good. Choose indicators that will help your company Read More
American Software - A Tacit Avant-Garde?
Throughout June, American Software, Inc. continued to announce additional functions that broaden the scope of its e-intelliprise application suite. It also

kpis tutorials  the supply chain, measuring KPIs versus yearly, monthly, or daily goals and identifying trends that could affect overall company strategy. The Business Intelligence Portal is the second element of American Software's Enterprise Portal Strategy, following the recently released Trading Portal. The Business Intelligence Portal is accessed via the Internet, and provides a proactive management tool to identify and analyze performance variants spanning the entire supply chain. The Business Intelligence Portal Read More
Business Performance Management Basics: An Overview of Business Performance Management and Its Benefits to the Organization
Business performance management (BPM) includes setting key performance indicators, using data mining to discover data patterns and using software to help drive

kpis tutorials  management software: the way KPIs are defined by an organization's focus the meaning and importance of data mining the importance of scorecards and dashboards in driving business decisions the benefits and challenges of implementing a BPM solution BPM versus BI: A Brief Overview BPM applications allow organizations to implement an approach to data analysis. Data mining tools identify trends and enable organizations to plan intelligently for the future. Additionally, performance management software Read More
Kronos Simplifies Workforce Big Data with Self-service Visualization
One of the major announcements at the KronosWorks 2013 conference was about the transformative change coming to Kronos Workforce Analytics at the end of 2013

kpis tutorials  industry-specific key performance indicators (KPIs), Workforce Analytics could help organizations keep labor expenses predictable and within budget while maximizing employee productivity. Graphically depicting data in a clear and effective format, Workforce Analytics delivers the following: Enhanced visibility —With more than 45 visualization options, incorporating internal and external data in different ways, users can see meaning in high-volume workforce data faster. For example, heat map Read More
An Inside Look at a BI Product Demonstration
I recently sat in on a demonstration of the Bitam Artus business intelligence (BI) suite, now at generation 6.Representing Bitam was Antonio R. Rajan, Bitam

kpis tutorials  real-time insight into various KPIs. The product’s “knowledge intelligence” module keeps track of the user company’s approach to problem solving, and will suggest solutions to various challenges based on previous solutions. If a particular proposed solution is accepted by the user, a task can be automatically created, logged, and routed to the appropriate parties. This component is projected to interface with MS Outlook for April 10, 2008. There is a project assignment facility that allows CFOs Read More
Jackbe Presto
JackBe Presto delivers real-time operational intelligence dashboards direct from live information sources to provide visibility and insight that ties

kpis tutorials  business key performance indicators (KPIs) and metrics to measure continuous business impact. Read More
Throw Away Your Financial Statements: Managing by Metrics
Analyzing static, detailed financial statements has been the modus operandi for hundreds of years. Because many business management systems can isolate and

kpis tutorials  best suited, isolate those KPIs that require attention, take steps to improve the KPIs, and then track the results to confirm that the steps taken have the desired effects. The key to this proactive management style is that if the correct set of KPIs is identified, closely monitored, and effectively managed, the financial statements will take care of themselves. In essence management by metrics eliminates the need to publish financial statements and their underlying operational analysis reports. Managers Read More
How to Evaluate a Sales and Operation Planning System
The features available in today’s sales and operations planning (SOP) systems make these systems indispensable assets for an organization. Reporting tools and

kpis tutorials  to an organization. Standard KPIs and metrics could be based on popular models, such as the supply chain operations reference (SCOR) model, and they can drastically reduce the implementation time of an SOP system. Most SOP system implementations take a long time to develop reports based on SCOR-based KPIs, so this capability should be a fundamental feature of any SOP system. If this capability is not supported by the SOP system, then a considerable amount of time will go to identifying KPIs and then Read More
The High-tech Supply Chain Challenge
Supply chain operations play a vital role in the success of any consumer or high-tech original equipment manufacturer (OEM). But some companies consistently

kpis tutorials  to compare your organization s KPIs with best-in- class KPIs. MEASURING THE PERFORMANCE GAP AN ASUG/SAP BENCHMARKING STUDY A Look at the Market Leaders ASUG and SAP conducted a benchmarking study analyzing the supply chain operations of more than 30 high-tech OEMs. The study examined the business practices of these companies and their performance in some key areas: customer service (on-time delivery), order fulfillment lead times, inventory levels, and carrying costs. The data from this study provides Read More
Creating Competitive Advantage in Growing and Mid-sized Businesses with Business Intelligence
Business intelligence (BI) is not only an imperative for big companies. Growing and midsized organizations also require visibility into all aspects of the

kpis tutorials  the business intelligence lexicon. KPIs are instant measures of the critical metrics of a company's operation. Examples include amount in inventory, outstanding customer support cases, the number of new leads, payables amounts, new orders, cash flow, and the like. KPIs are a bit different than a report in that they present user-designated period comparisons and threshold flagging to note issues requiring attention. For easy use and rapid deployment, competitive products today come with both Read More
Quote-to-order Solutions and Key Performance Indicators
Providers of complex products, systems, and services should view quote-to-order (Q2O) systems as enablers that can improve competitive advantage. At the same

kpis tutorials  success. Some of the KPIs suggested by Cincom are company-specific, including project costs and expenses, number of orders per year, current inventory and costs, and customer data; sales-related, including order cycle time, cost of sales, cross-sell and up-sell revenue, and average sales price per order; quote- and order-related, including average cost to complete an order, special pricing requests, and incorrect or incomplete orders; customer service–related, including number of customer complaints, Read More

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