In August 2011, TEC Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic experienced the 11th Vendor Shootout for ERP first-hand. Plex Systems, IQMS, and abas-USA presented directly, while Infor ERP SyteLine, Epicor ERP, Microsoft Dynamics AX, SAP Business ByDesign, and Oracle JD Edwards were represented by partners. Log in to read P.J.'s report on the event, and find out why this strange "co-opetition" works for both users and vendors.
sponsorship opportunities for each meal, and coffee/tea networking breaks and cocktail reception. Consequently, abas-USA, SAP, Plex Systems, and Infor had their respective few minutes of fame allotted to bragging about their capabilities during those breaks. Fair enough! Who Pays for the Event, and Why? The show is financed and sponsored by participating vendors/VARs and attendees, as well as via some additional media sponsorships. The marketing draw is a joint effort between brij (who takes care of