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Process ERP Market Loses PRISM and Protean
Wonderware is reducing the staff dedicated to the ex-Marcam PRISM and Protean products from approximately 400 to less than 100. They will also cease to offer

marcam protean  of the acquisition of Marcam Corporation in 1999, address the ERP needs of process companies with the majority of the install base being in the food or chemical business. From approximately 400 people, Wonderware will cut headcount to fewer than 100 people over the next six to twelve months. Most of the remaining people will be in product support for the PRISM product, which will remain in a maintenance only mode. Wonderware committed to deliver the next scheduled release of Protean (Release 3.2) with a Read More

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The Name and Ownership Change Roulette Wheel for Marcam Stops at SSA Global Part Four: What SSA Global Gets
The acquired company, although constantly morphing from Marcam to IPS back to Marcam, has a good track record and a heritage of selling solutions to manage

marcam protean  from IBM in 1993. Marcam launched Protean ERP software in 1994, and during 1995, it all but halted major development of a client/server version of PRISM to focus on its similar but technologically more advanced and seemingly more prospective Protean line. The PRISM and Protean software suites both automate tasks such as resource planning, production model development, and quality control management. Marcam sold its product primarily through its direct sales force in close to twenty offices worldwide. The Read More
The Name and Ownership Change Roulette Wheel for Marcam Stops at SSA Global Part One: Event Summary
Sometimes, the enterprise applications market can produce many strange twists and turns, in addition to being tough for all and even cruel to some. The tale of

marcam protean  Invensys' Continued Efforts with Marcam in 2003 Yet, over a year ago, after a lengthy and painstaking soul-searching exercise and immediately before the Baan sale, Invensys created a new group within its Production Management Division ( PMD ) called Invensys Production Solutions ( IPS ) , which included the PRISM and Protean process ERP products plus the resources of Invensys Validation Services group ( www.vtc-usa.com ), a Montreal, Canada-based provider of regulatory compliance, validation, and Read More
The Name and Ownership Change Roulette Wheel for Marcam Stops at SSA Global Part Three: Last-Ditch Effort by Invensys
Under Invensys, Marcam has seen things change frequently including reorganizations, management changes, strategy changes, and the loss of many employees with

marcam protean  convert into true revenue. Marcam then also claimed a number of recent new account wins for its Protean product plus some new account activity for PRISM, its all but antiquated product. That was attributed to Marcam's choice to use proven track-and-trace functionality and strong reference accounts to regain some success with manufacturing-centric mid-size food and beverage firms. The team even succeeded in acquiring new customers in the meat and poultry and brewing sub-segments in EMEA and North America Read More
The Name and Ownership Change Roulette Wheel for Marcam Stops at SSA Global Part Two: Marketing By Invensys
IPS was hoping that the early product vision and venerable reputation that Marcam has in the process manufacturing market for providing plant-centric ERP

marcam protean  announced it has acquired Marcam , a provider of specialized, operational-level enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions for process manufacturers, from Invensys plc , the global automation and controls group with headquarters in the UK, and from which SSA Global also bought Baan about a year ago. But then, given early in 2003 Invensys yet again put all its assets and investments under the magnifying glass, it then allocated the PRISM and Protean products into their own profit-based division, called Read More
The Name and Ownership Change Roulette Wheel for Marcam Stops at SSA Global Part Five: Merger Impact and Challenges
Like previous SSA Global's acquisitions, this merger too seems aimed at enlarging the existing customer base, market share, and, more importantly, the

marcam protean  from the fact that Marcam ERP products have always been at different phases of their functional life cycle. Although Protean has robust process manufacturing, cost control, and inventory management capabilities, it is still an incomplete and evolving ERP product, whereas PRISM has hardly had any enhancements because its basic technology has been all but stabilized' and Marcam had placed its emphasis on Protean. Moreover, the vendor has not been able to leverage PRISM's large installed base because of the Read More
Essential ERP - Current Market Trends - Part II
ERP applications are designed to optimize an organization’s underlying business processes — primarily accounting/financial, manufacturing, distribution, and

marcam protean  with its acquisition of Marcam Solutions. Intensified M&A activity also stems from the fact that while the concept of best-of-breed will not go away. Users will increasingly look for one strategic vendor to fulfill the majority of their business application needs. This is particularly true for the lower end of the market and for the companies operating highly centralized organizations with a conservative bent. This trend, bundled with strong vendor competition, will drive increased merger & acquisition Read More
Has the Mid-market Found Vanguard BI Solutions?
Enterprise performance management (EPM) and business intelligence (BI) supplier, Vanguard Solutions Group's business strategy focuses on selling with and

marcam protean  Agilisys Process ), former Marcam Solutions (now part of SSA Global ), CIBER Enterprise Solutions , IBM , and Microsoft . With most traditional ERP products, translating the data stored within the transactional ERP database into information used to make prudent enterprise decisions has proven to be difficult. Vanguard's GPS BI solution's availability and its deep understanding of operational systems within its industries of focus to build its own data and information integration capabilities that can quic Read More
SCT Corporation: The Last Viable Process Manufacturing Vendor Standing?
Although a relative newcomer, the Process Manufacturing Solutions division of SCT has been able to remain focused on the process manufacturing industry. With

marcam protean  Corporation: The Last Viable Process Manufacturing Vendor Standing? SCT Corporation: The Last Viable Process Manufacturing Vendor Standing? P.J. Jakovljevic & P. Catz - January 15, 2001 Vendor Summary SCT Corporation provides enterprise software for a certain number of industries and provides a range of IT services, including outsourcing, systems implementation, systems integration and maintenance and enhancements. Founded in 1968 with headquarters in Malvern, PA, USA, SCT Corporation generated $436 Read More
Server Platform Revitalization in the Enterprise Applications Space
The whole idea of enterprise application modernization is to renew existing software so that it can satisfy the need for integration and graphical presentation

marcam protean  interBiz , J.D. Edwards, Marcam , have either taken this route or have been amalgamated into larger ISV conglomerates. SAP and Oracle (which now includes former J.D. Edwards and PeopleSoft ) are approaching the iSeries platform opportunistically, rather than strategically. For example, ERP has virtually reached a commodity status, and there is great demand for bolt-on extended-ERP functions such as supply chain management (SCM), customer relationship management (CRM), or product lifecycle management Read More
What's Wrong With Enterprise Applications, And What Are Vendors Doing About It? Part Two: A New Framework Strategy
Building replacement products on a new framework is a higher risk strategy. The product functionality still quite matters and, while it is important for

marcam protean  6.0 , and former Marcam Solutions ' (now Invensys Production Solutions ) Protean ). Still, SAP's decision to support more open standards from popular programming languages like Java, Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) and C++/C# to its support for evolving standards such as XML, Universal Description, Discovery, and Integration (UDDI), Web Services Description Language (WSDL), and Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) should give some homework to many like-minded enterprise application vendors. PeopleSoft Read More
The ERP Market 2001 And Beyond - Part 3: Rating The Vendors
We generally believe that, in the long run, market winners will be those vendors with an established large customer base and with huge financial and human

marcam protean  market, Integration of former Marcam Solutions products. For more details, see Baan Achieves A Speedy Recovery Despite The Tough Times and Baan - What Will The Future In Invensys' Stable Bring? Microsoft Great Plains has entered the Top 10 ERP chart owing to a slew of acquisitions prior to being acquired by Microsoft itself. With large resources, brand recognition and a large partner channel, it remains the rival to beat in the SME market segment. Strengths : SME focus and brand recognition; Extensive Read More
Adonix + CIMPRO = A Feature-Rich Process ERP Product, But With Challenges
Adonix is fulfilling its promise to bring a full Process ERP offering to the mid-market. The new Adonix X3 Process automates and integrates the complex formula

marcam protean  Invensys Production Solutions (formerly Marcam Solutions and Baan Process , see Invensys Production Solutions - Can Historic Strengths And The 'Protean Boost' Overcome Its Liabilities? ) Agilisys ( formerly SCT's Process Manufacturing & Distribution Business, see Agilisys Continues Agilely Post-SCT ) Ross Systems ( Ross Systems Shows Poise in 'Big Easy' ) Ramco Systems (see Ramco Ships Technology And Products. Is This The Future Of Enterprise Applications? ) SSA GT ( Is SSA GT Betting Infini(um)tely On Read More

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