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Ariba Network to Move to SAP HANA
In keeping with its strategy to move everything to the cloud—and to the in-memory SAP HANA platform—SAP recently announced plans to move the Ariba Network to

micro scope  purchase price variances, and micro regions, and receive results in real time. Leveraging the SAP Lumira visualization software, they will also be able to see and interact with their history data in new ways and outline more informed strategies that advance their business goals.   With the Ariba Network on SAP HANA, one now has the co-location of transactional information, communication that supports those transactions, and the ability to quickly analyze and make decisions based upon that, all within

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Cookie-cutter Solutions Won't Cut It with the Mid-Market Part Two: Challenges and the Lower-End


More than their larger counterparts, small and medium businesses (SMB) are looking for relatively simple and inexpensive software that is easy to install yet easy to customize and extend.

micro scope  likes of Intuit , Microsoft Business Solutions ( MBS ) (see Microsoft Keeps on Rounding up Its Business Solutions ), the Sage Group , whose US subsidiary is called Best Software (see Best Software Delivers More Insights To Its Partners [As Well As To The Market] ), and which has recently acquired Softline and ACCPAC (see ACCPAC—Being Much More Than Meets The Eye ), two renowned vendors in the SMB sector and with particular strength in certain geographies. The list does not stop here, given the likes of Read More

Consona’s CEO Clearing the Air (about Compiere) - Part 1


In early June Consona Corporation’s analyst relationship (AR) contact forewarned me about the company’s upcoming acquisition of a “leading open-source and cloud computing enterprise resource planning (ERP) vendor” and asked about my availability for a briefing once the acquisition was closed. After consultation with TEC’s free and open source software (FOSS) buff Josh

micro scope  systems (respectively running on  Microsoft Visual FoxPro  and  Delphi  platforms), all other Consona products are on relatively mainstream client-server platforms and have enviable micro-vertical industry focus and leadership (e.g., Axis in metal cutting centers, DTR in plastics and injection molding, etc.). Conversely, Infor has a much larger number of  IBM System i (formerly AS/400 )  and UNIX-based “ERP collector items” (not to call them technological “toxic assets”). Second Major Read More

Accelerating (and Fast-Starting) the SME Business at Oracle (and SAP) - Part 3


Part 1 of this blog series outlined Oracle’s recent (and seemingly genuine) change of heart and approach towards partnering and catering enterprise applications to small and medium enterprises (SME’s). The analysis then moved onto the Oracle Accelerate program, which was launched about three years ago to allow partners to sell more smaller projects in a fixed time and price

micro scope  email, and embedded in Microsoft Office  documents, using the Crystal Reports Server . Optionally (for an additional license), users can create a holistic view of their business by consolidating multiple reports into a single engaging dashboard , using the renowned Xcelsius visualization tool . On the down side, SAP Business One has yet to jump onto the service oriented architecture (SOA) bandwagon, so that its technology foundation gets closer to SAP’s Enterprise Service Architecture (ESA) framework Read More

Anti-Virus Advisories: Rating Them


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MicroMain Corporation


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micro scope  Corporation MicroMain Corporation provides software and services for computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS)/enterprise asset management (EAM), facility management, and capital planning to organizations worldwide. Since 1991, MicroMain has been providing software and services to customers in industries such as manufacturing, health care, property management, hospitality, and the public sector. Read More

HP Joins the Athlon Pile-On


Hewlett-Packard announced that it will begin shipping PCs which use the Advanced Micro Devices-produced Athlon CPU.

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The MicroStrategy/ Intelligroup ASP


MicroStrategy Announces ASP Alliance: Intelligroup to Deliver MicroStrategy's Intelligent E-Business™ Solutions to Small and Midsize Businesses.

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SAP Business All-in-One Fast-start Program: Creating Affordable, Flexible Solutions for Faster Value


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Credics Technologies


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