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Be Announces Software Licensing Agreement With Compaq
Compaq will pre-install BeOS on its Internet appliance equipment currently under development.

licensing inventions  Announces Software Licensing Agreement With Compaq Event Summary MENLO PARK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 20, 1999--Be Incorporated today announced that it has entered into a licensing agreement with Compaq Computer Corporation that allows Compaq to pre-install and distribute Stinger, the code name for Be's software platform for Internet appliances, on future Internet Appliance computing devices under development in Compaq's Consumer Products Division. The parties are currently working together on

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Informix Denies Patent Infringement Allegations by IBM


On February 7, Informix Corporation (NASDAQ:IFMX) announced it was vigorously denying accusations by International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM) of patent infringement in some of Informix's core database technology, and may launch a counter-suit.

licensing inventions  will have to pay licensing fees to IBM. Read More

Information Lifecycle Management: Separating the Hype from Reality


Just behind fire and the wheel in a list of the world’s greatest inventions comes information lifecycle management (ILM). Without a doubt, ILM will revolutionize every facet of the computing landscape. And along the way, it will probably generate more hype than all the high-tech buzzwords of the past five years combined. But does it solve a real problem?

licensing inventions  Lifecycle Management: Separating the Hype from Reality Just behind fire and the wheel in a list of the world’s greatest inventions comes information lifecycle management (ILM). Without a doubt, ILM will revolutionize every facet of the computing landscape. And along the way, it will probably generate more hype than all the high-tech buzzwords of the past five years combined. But does it solve a real problem? Read More

Infor and IBM Team Up to Deliver Solution for Public Sector Organizations


Infor, a provider of business application software, has announced the Infor Intelligent Government solution, a next-generation Smart Cities solution. The solution brings Infor applications for licensing, permitting, compliance, and billing together with IBM’s Intelligent City Planning and Operations software. The combined solution enables improved permitting, compliance, and citizen engagement for

licensing inventions  brings Infor applications for licensing, permitting, compliance, and billing together with IBM’s Intelligent City Planning and Operations software. The combined solution enables improved permitting, compliance, and citizen engagement for governments and utilities. The software is also embedded with collaboration, analytics, and mobile technologies, which are all available in the cloud. Infor Intelligent Government helps municipalities, utilities, transit districts, port authorities, federal agencies, Read More

Vanguard Technology


Vanguard Technology was established in 1998. Since then, Vanguard Technology has been focusing on the R& D of enterprise HR management by using information systems. In August 1998, Vanguard Technology's first generation HRMS, HRsoft V1.0 was successfully deployed at Coca-Cola's branch in TianJin, China. This is a client/server based system that can be used by all the staff at the HR department of a whole company. It uses the big database from Microsoft or Oracle. Compared with previous products on the market, it made a fundamental change and achieved a remarkable success in performance,data sharing and functionalities. In 2002, Vanguard Technology developed the first B/S HRMS in China, which enables the access by everyone to HRMS through a browser.After several years of development, Vanguard Technology has developed a large pool of team-work consultants and system deployment engineers that are very experienced and innovative professionals. They are very cooperative and task well-defined. They can provide a full range of services including project planning, implementation, maintenance and system upgrading. The core management team of the company has years of experiences in HR management systems development, deep understanding of HR management. With their leadership and vision, Vanguard Technology has made a great achievement and contribution to the progress and improvement of HRMS development in China. Early in 2008, Vanguard Technology and ShanghaiHW Enterprise Management Consulting Institute (HWEM) which focuses on the human resource and IT consulting have reached an agreement on the restructuring of the company's assets and equity swap, and will carry out in-depth cooperation between the two sides. The full complement between each other, such as the IT and management consulting knowledge and experience, as well as the customer resource, will help further improve the "Vanguard-HWEM" brand value. The two sides will also create exclusive "Vanguard-HWEM" brand, develop exclusive e-HR series products in the field of medical, scientific, technological and national licensing industry show.Vanguard Technology always pursues technology innovation and perfection. We uphold the principle of "Customer First" in project implementation and management through our quality products and professional services. We are the best working partner for enterprise HRMS establishment and development.

licensing inventions  scientific, technological and national licensing industry show.Vanguard Technology always pursues technology innovation and perfection. We uphold the principle of Customer First in project implementation and management through our quality products and professional services. We are the best working partner for enterprise HRMS establishment and development. Read More

Collaborative Commerce: ERP, CRM, e-Proc, and SCM Unite! A Series Study: IFS - Part 2 of 2


IFS needs to bolster its brand awareness, and let the world know that they are, in fact, a real contender in the Collaborative Commerce space. Once companies get IFS in-house and get to touch and feel it - to really understand its user interface and ease of use advantages over many of its rivals - it often wins.

licensing inventions  represents 35% of IFS' licensing revenues, making America IFS' largest market. Notable is the recent announcement (Q2 of this year) that GE Engine Services (GEES) has not only placed a multi-million dollar purchase order for IFS' Aviation MRO (Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul) pre-packaged solution for its own use, but also that IFS and GEES have announced an alliance that makes GEES the exclusive distributor for IFS' integrated aviation MRO software solution to commercial airlines and MRO facilities. Read More

Business Intelligence Portal (BI Portal)


The Silverlight BI Portal is a centralized repository for data analyzing and reporting tools. AD Integrated Authentication and tight integration with the MS Report Server make it ideal for intranet deployments. Forms Based Authentication and SQL Server based storage engine, are also supported to allow SSAS Cubes to be securely exposed to Internet users. The portal utilizes direct calls to the back-end servers, thus eliminating the middle tier - no impersonation and no scalability issues. It consists of multiple products that target the front end data presentation, report design and deployment, as well has back end server monitoring, optimization and tuning.   For the data consumers, report builders, analysts:   Silverlight Business Intelligence Companion – the first truly no installation, web-based application for quickly browsing and analyzing OLAP cubes. Report Server Companion - allows for managing the MS SSRS services, extends the SSRS manager web site functionalities, built in reports designer Report Server Viewer - browser SSRS reports in Silverlight Application Interactive Dashboards - create and share dashboards. Present them in Silverlight and HMTL5 for mobile support Data Mining Companion - create scenarios and evaluate the results by using the mouse only in seconds Interactive Charts and Maps - real-time charts, over 500 maps, Bing Maps integration, custom areas, 3D rendering   For the Administrators and Developers these products focus on the monitoring, reporting, tuning and optimizing the most valuable IT resources - the data servers:   Companion for MS Analysis Server Companion for MS SQL Server   The BI Portal offers low cost Per Server instance licensing with unlimited end users and unlimited technical support directly related to the product. Additional consulting and development services are available.  

licensing inventions  cost Per Server instance licensing with unlimited end users and unlimited technical support directly related to the product. Additional consulting and development services are available. Read More

NAI Will Pay Trend $12.5 Million Resulting from Law Suit


Settling a patent dispute out of court, Network Associates agreed to pay Trend Micro $12.5 million for the cost of licensing Trend's patented technologies. Both companies claim to be the innovator of scanning for viruses in electronic mail.

licensing inventions  for the cost of licensing Trend's patented technologies. Both companies claim to be the innovator of scanning for viruses in electronic mail. It was May 13, 1997 when Trend Micro initiated litigation in a Northern California Federal District Court against Network Associates for infringing on a patent (Registration No. 5,623,600), seeking an injunction on production, sale, maintenance and support services of the products in violation as well as monetary damages. In response to the lawsuit, Network Read More

New Approaches to Software Pricing


Hearing the complaints of dissatisfied customers, some vendors are developing customer-centric contracts. HarrisData has even gone so far as to draft a Bill of Rights for customers. How well do these pledges measure up?

licensing inventions  driving force behind this licensing shift, since it makes software accessible to a new realm of casual users, like trading partners or even casual visitors to a company's Web site. Another mid-market vendor, 3i Infotech (formerly ICICI Infotech ) employs processor-based pricing for its ORION product (see ICICI-Infotech's North American Strategy for Success ). While traditionally reserved for hardware manufacturers, under the processor pricing algorithm, the customer and 3i Infotech jointly determine the Read More

Sun to "Community Source" Almost Everything


Sun Microsystems Inc. is working towards eventually "community sourcing" as much of its software as possible, according to company Co-founder and Chief Scientist Bill Joy.

licensing inventions  decision to community source licensing (CSL) Solaris still apply. (See TEC News Analysis: Sun to Make Solaris Source Code Available , October 6th, 1999) Although Sun is stopping short of true open source licensing, this announcement is yet another shot at the Linux community and the other UNIX providers. However, there are indications that Sun may move beyond CSL into the realm of open source, but we do not expect this within the next 12 months. As before, we expect this will lead to future market Read More

Professional Services Automation: Affordable Hosted Solutions for the Small to Medium Business Market


Although technology is pivotal in maintaining a competitive edge, many smaller professional services organizations (PSOs) have limited time and resources to dedicate to their IT infrastructure. For this reason, the application service provider model can be a very attractive offering.

licensing inventions  initial large investment for licensing and professional services. Organizations with limited IT staff and infrastructure can easily support the PSA service. Financial risks are reduced, since it's based on a pay-as-you-go model that lets you take advantage of the solution before a significant investment is made. Where there is an urgency to implement a solution, the hosted option provides access immediately (there is minimal time devoted to implementation). For smaller PSOs, the total cost of ownership Read More

S4 Technology Partners


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Microsoft Dynamics GP Product Capabilities and Business Ready Licensing Module Guide: Solutions




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Callidus Software's latest enterprise incentive management and sales performance management product suite for the insurance sector aims at helping insurance carriers improve agent retention and at providing producers with the best service possible.

licensing inventions  through support for the licensing process via connected insurance licensing service providers. Also, benefits should be seen from implementing new contract hierarchies and payment schedules more easily, whereby the objects with the effective date tags allow for an audit trail and for updates at any time. The benefits resulting from the execution phase should include a decrease in the cost of servicing distribution channels with centralized producer information and data integrity. This would be Read More

Infor and Aras Partner for Cloud PLM


At the Inforum 2014 user conference, Infor announced Infor PLM Innovator. Delivered in partnership with Aras under Aras’ licensing program for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), it is a scalable, flexible, and secure cloud-based solution for Infor enterprise resource planning (ERP) customers.

licensing inventions  with Aras under Aras’ licensing program for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), it is a scalable, flexible, and secure cloud-based solution for Infor enterprise resource planning (ERP) customers. Available now in limited release, Infor PLM Innovator will provide the Infor 10x user experience and be integrated through Infor ION with the Infor SyteLine and Infor LN ERP solutions.   Infor will still use Infor PLM Discrete , which is mainly a product data management (PDM) solution, where appropriate Read More