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Baan Seeking A New Foster Home -- A Déjà vu Or Not Quite?
Given Invensys' irrevocable decision to give up Baan for another adoption after all, one is to wonder whether this is the 'year 2000 revisited' or whether Baan

lawsuit funding  some shareholders filed a lawsuit against the company alleging accounting irregularities. Subsequently, Baan cut about 20% of its workforce and closed or consolidated dozens of offices worldwide. The accounting turmoil, restructuring, a Y2K-caused market slump, and difficulties in integrating the acquired products, particularly in merging the myriad of sales teams with different skill sets, all caused a substantial loss and tainted reputation in 1998. In 1999, Mr. Tinsley resigned and former Aurum

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


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lawsuit funding  evil' in the impending lawsuit between SCO and IBM and possibly all Linux users). On the other hand, even Sage's $800 million in revenues would only be a little step in Microsoft's journey towards its $10 billion earmark. Thus, no one can dismiss Microsoft's involvement for sure, since at least abandoned J.D. Edwards could seem as a plausible acquisition. Additionally, the likes of Sun Microsystems and Hewlett-Packard might have similar agendas, concerns and desires. Still, all the above belongs to the Read More

I Know What You Did Last Week - But I'll Never Tell


Internet advertising is under attack from privacy advocates and private citizens as DoubleClick reveals that it can correlate surfing behavior with individual identities. DoubleClick points out that this is only possible when the personal identification is provided voluntarily. Opponents question whether the average surfer understands the implications of providing information.

lawsuit funding  filed a class action lawsuit against DoubleClick. She claims that the correlation of the non-personal cookie data and the personally identifiable data is being done without the users' consent. Market Impact Although there have been other skirmishes in the privacy conflict (see sidebar) this may be the first real battle. We doubt that the lawsuit itself will have much effect; it will probably drag through the courts for years. It will probably end up at the U.S. Supreme Court, which continues to Read More

ERP Vendor to Client: "You Incompetent and Clueless Fools"


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lawsuit funding  Fools The backstory: a lawsuit filed in 2008 by Alabama pet food maker Sunshine Mills over a Ross Systems ERP implementation. Fast-forward to December 3, 2010, when an Alabama jury awarded Sunshine Mills $61 million (USD) in damages ($45 million of which were punitive). From CIO.com's article about the verdict , quoting Sunshine Mills attorney Daniel McDowell: Ross Systems handled the training of Sunshine workers on the system, he said. In an internal e-mail, one Ross employee called Sunshine workers Read More

TEC Talks to the Compiere ERP/CRM ProjectFree and Open Source Software Business ModelsPart Three: Compiere/ComPiere


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lawsuit funding  Talks to the Compiere ERP/CRM ProjectFree and Open Source Software Business ModelsPart Three: Compiere/ComPiere Introduction Consider that Free and open source software models, as opposed to the traditional proprietary models, may afford end user organizations a direct line to getting the software that is most well-adapted to their specific needs and at a lower cost. If that tends to be the case, one should ask how it is that the groups providing Free and open source enterprise software model their Read More

Aspen Technology Signs Pact with PWC


Aspen Technology, Inc. recently announced a strategic alliance with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP that will help link Aspen's process simulation, control and supply chain management applications to ERP.

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Replenishment: What Is It exactly and Why Is It Important?


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lawsuit funding  What Is It exactly and Why Is It Important? Replenishment: What Is It exactly and Why Is It Important? If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. Retail Replenishment can be defined as acquiring product on a recurring basis to support anticipated need. Replenishment is best served as an automated process given the huge number of combinations of items and store locations. Systematic creation and updates to demand Read More

Nonprofits and Public Sector: The Latest Hot Market


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Winvale to Distribute Socialtext through GSA Schedules


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Data Security Is Less Expensive than Your Next Liability Lawsuit: Best Practices in Application Data Security


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Peoplefluent Acquires KZO Innovations by Bedford Funding


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Part I of this series analyzed the opportunities (as well as the related strings attached) stemming from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), a.k.a. the Economic Stimulus Plan. The inspiration came from my attendance of the Deltek Insight 2009 user conference last May, where Deltek decided to fill a market need and interest by convening a separate “track” that was entitled

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