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Get on the Grid: Utility Computing
The latest business model in licensing is the utility (on demand) computing and associated pricing. Sometimes called "grid" computing, it allows customers to purchase processing power and software access as needed, and pay based on how much and how often the software has been used.

marginal utility curve  Get on the Grid: Utility Computing Get on the Grid: Utility Computing P.J. Jakovljevic - March 31, 2005 Read Comments Utility Computing Traditional enterprise software product licensing is being replaced with more creative hosted or managed software as service models. The latest business model is utility computing and associated pricing. Sometimes referred to as grid computing, this on-demand model is a trend that has captured the attention of technology heavyweights including IBM , Hewlett Packard ( Read More...

Server Consolidation through Utility Computing
Server consolidation is a hot topic. As a supplier of enterprise-class servers, Egenera has participated in many consolidation projects, with both customers and prospects. This paper summarizes what we’ve learned about consolidation, and provides a roadmap for driving consolidation in your organization. We answer the question most often asked by our customers: How do we get started?

marginal utility curve  Server Consolidation through Utility Computing Server Consolidation through Utility Computing Source: Egenera Document Type: White Paper Description: Server consolidation is a hot topic. As a supplier of enterprise-class servers, Egenera has participated in many consolidation projects, with both customers and prospects. This paper summarizes what we’ve learned about consolidation, and provides a roadmap for driving consolidation in your organization. We answer the question most often asked by our Read More...
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Utility Businesses and Asset Management
Utilities have always held information about their assets, but traditionally this has been held in different parts of the business and not integrated into single coherent systems. Good asset management is increasingly about being able to feed information from business processes across the company into an asset management system, and using information from that system for financial and operational improvement.

marginal utility curve  Utility Businesses and Asset Management Utility Businesses and Asset Management Source: Quocirca Ltd Document Type: White Paper Description: Utilities have always held information about their assets, but traditionally this has been held in different parts of the business and not integrated into single coherent systems. Good asset management is increasingly about being able to feed information from business processes across the company into an asset management system, and using information from that system Read More...
Plugging Revenue Leakage in the Utility Industry
Utilities are under intense pressure to improve corporate performance despite increasing costs, regulatory pressures, and enhanced customer expectations. The need to supplement existing cash flows with the low-risk, low-investment, high-impact option of plugging revenue leakage has never been more critical. Find out how you can plug revenue leakage by using technology to make improvements across the utility revenue chain.

marginal utility curve  Plugging Revenue Leakage in the Utility Industry Plugging Revenue Leakage in the Utility Industry Source: Infosys Technologies Document Type: White Paper Description: Utilities are under intense pressure to improve corporate performance despite increasing costs, regulatory pressures, and enhanced customer expectations. The need to supplement existing cash flows with the low-risk, low-investment, high-impact option of plugging revenue leakage has never been more critical. Find out how you can plug revenue Read More...
Network Associates Hopes to Rekindle the Flame
Though the security market has been exploding, Network Associates, Inc. (NAI) will likely post a loss for FY'99. However, don't expect the security monolith to be down for the count. Year 2000 will be a better year. The momentum of the market will add enough spark to NAI's new corporate strategy to ignite a profitability flame and help it regain its stance.

marginal utility curve  Network Associates Hopes to Rekindle the Flame Network Associates Hopes to Rekindle the Flame L. Taylor - April 17, 2000 Read Comments Vendor Genesis NAI was nothing more than a Desktop Utility company back in 1993. Through numerous acquisitions, by the mid 90s it was able to re-brand itself as a Network Tools company. As year 2000 gets underway, with a new concentrical ASPish focus, NAI expects to take the Network Tools story, throw in some management, and evolve into a Distributed Systems Management Read More...
HP Converged Storage: Storage for the Next Era of IT
As the amount of information we generate grows and our relationship with it gets more complex, we must innovate new products and services to help us harness it, manage it, and tap into it more easily. These innovations allow us to connect more simply and effectively, when and how we like. This paper discusses these dynamics and explains how you can leverage technology to better capitalize on information in the context of your business.

marginal utility curve  HP Converged Storage: Storage for the Next Era of IT HP Converged Storage: Storage for the Next Era of IT Source: HP Document Type: White Paper Description: As the amount of information we generate grows and our relationship with it gets more complex, we must innovate new products and services to help us harness it, manage it, and tap into it more easily. These innovations allow us to connect more simply and effectively, when and how we like. This paper discusses these dynamics and explains how you can Read More...
TEC’s New Utilities ERP Evaluation Center: A Preview
The Utilities Industry From TEC’s perspective and based on our understanding of the industry, the utilities industry consists primarily of the following service providers: electric power generators, network operators, customer power retailers, natural gas, steam supply, water supply, and sewage removal. All of these business segments have common criteria such as a mass customer service

marginal utility curve  TEC’s New Utilities ERP Evaluation Center: A Preview » The TEC Blog TEC Blog     TEC Home     About TEC     Contact Us     About the Bloggers     Follow TEC on Twitter    RSS   Discussing Enterprise Software and Selection --> Fast, Accurate Software Evaluations TEC helps enterprises evaluate and select software solutions that meet their exacting needs by empowering purchasers with the tools, research, and expertise to make an ideal decision. Your software selection starts here. Learn Read More...
The Impact of IT Service on Business Process Management
There are potential benefits of operating business process management (BPM) side-by-side with business service management (BSM). BPM and BSM are emerging technologies: BPM is concerned with the orchestration and management of effective business processes, while BSM focuses on the operational effectiveness of the enabling IT services. These technologies are mutually beneficial to one another. This white paper is intended for managers interested in implementing robust BPM solutions in IT-dependent business scenarios or managers looking to lay down a basic foundation for effective on-demand utility computing. It addresses the partnership between Fuego and Proxima Technology, vendors in BPM and BSM solutions.

marginal utility curve  The Impact of IT Service on Business Process Management The Impact of IT Service on Business Process Management Source: Proxima Technology Document Type: White Paper Description: There are potential benefits of operating business process management (BPM) side-by-side with business service management (BSM). BPM and BSM are emerging technologies: BPM is concerned with the orchestration and management of effective business processes, while BSM focuses on the operational effectiveness of the enabling IT Read More...
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8 Strategies to Improve Your Project Plan
Today’s project management offices (PMOs) must optimize their project plans while managing complex projects concurrently, respecting delivery dates, and reducing resource costs. Decisions made based on the construction and interpretation of these plans have crucial consequences for the projects themselves, for the people involved, and for profits. Discover eight strategies to improve your project plans.

marginal utility curve  more importance to the marginal effect of a project Planning is a concurrent process : new projects compete with existing ones for the use of (limited) resources. As a consequence, a particular project doesn t necessarily have a positive effect on the entire portfolio, even if its expected income seems very attractive. That s why we give more importance to the marginal effect of a project than to its income or its theoretical profit. So, before adding a new project to an existing project portfolio, we Read More...
New Dimensions in EC and SCM Part 5: E-Procurement for Process Improvement
From point-and-click ordering using Web-based catalogs of individual suppliers, to marketplaces that bring together in one place the products or services offered by multiple suppliers, to live auctions that determine the lowest-price bidder — there is a wide range of new e-procurement methods and tools to help businesses buy goods and services better, faster, and cheaper.

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