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 microofficeword 2008


abas ERP Partners for Quality Management Software
abas-USA and Pickert & Partner GmbH recently announced a new partnership, which will integrate the Pickert RQM quality management system (QMS) with abas ERP

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E-commerce Platforms: A B2C Vendor Landscape


E-commerce technology continues to evolve rapidly. Research conducted in 2008 indicated that 46 percent of retailers interviewed expected to upgrade their implementation of e-commerce technology by the end of 2010. This report identifies and evaluates e-commerce platform vendors on the basis of functionality and market impact, calls out key issues in e-commerce for retail, and provides a quantitative ranking of vendors.

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ERP Vendor to Client: "You Incompetent and Clueless Fools"


The backstory: a lawsuit filed in 2008 by Alabama pet food maker Sunshine Mills over a Ross Systems ERP implementation. Fast-forward to December 3, 2010, when an Alabama jury awarded Sunshine Mills $61 million (USD) in damages ($45 million of which were punitive). From CIO.com's article about the verdict, quoting Sunshine Mills attorney Daniel McDowell: Ross Systems handled the

microofficeword 2008  Vendor to Client: You Incompetent and Clueless Fools The backstory: a lawsuit filed in 2008 by Alabama pet food maker Sunshine Mills over a Ross Systems ERP implementation. Fast-forward to December 3, 2010, when an Alabama jury awarded Sunshine Mills $61 million (USD) in damages ($45 million of which were punitive). From CIO.com's article about the verdict , quoting Sunshine Mills attorney Daniel McDowell: Ross Systems handled the training of Sunshine workers on the system, he said. In an internal e- Read More

ERP Software Selection Case Study: Cane Creek Cycling Components Rides Its Business on Enterprise 21 ERP


In 2008, Cane Creek Cycling Components, a manufacturer of high-end bicycle components, engaged in a comprehensive software evaluation project to select an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution that would serve as its information and transactional backbone, and to accommodate future business growth plans and software needs. Download this case study to learn about the process that led the company to select TGI's Enterprise 21 ERP.

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Sustained Growth through Operational Excellence: Spotlight on Operations - March 2008


Operations executives are closest to the processes along the value chain, and as a result are best positioned to drive operational excellence initiatives. Collaboration with other functions is essential, but ultimately, it is the operations function that needs to be responsible for implementation. Find out what senior executives from around the world think about how to achieve operational excellence.

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Business Intelligence in the Public Sector


The financial meltdown of 2008 sent devastating waves through the business world. As market instability wreaked havoc on the public sector, organizations looked to make more careful use of financial and human resources than ever before, with many looking to optimize resource utilization of information management. See the business intelligence (BI) and information management strategies of top public sector organizations.

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Vana Workforce: A Global and Integrated Solution for SMEs


Founded in 2008 as an HR technology company, Vana Workforce now sells Vana HCM software exclusively as a cloud application company. Vana HCM, fully native on the Force.com platform, is designed for small and medium enterprises, and is a truly global application, available in multiple currencies and languages and with country-specific regulatory reporting. In 2012, Vana closed its first round of external funding and released Update 9 of its solution. In this report, TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic gives an overview of the background and functionality of Vana HCM, details the latest release of the solution, and tells what to expect from the vendor in 2013.

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Genius Inside


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Aras Open Source PLM--Will its Business Scale?


The ZDNet article on PLM/BPM vendor, Aras, covers reasons this former proprietary vendor decided to open source its Innovator products. Two points that stuck out for me, concern what open sourcing enabled Aras to do. According to the article, using an open source development model allowed Aras to develop its software much more quickly--it cites Aras as being "one of only 10 ISVs to

microofficeword 2008  its software running on Microsoft’s forthcoming Windows Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008. Second, the change allowed Aras to pick up new customers, which it might not have been able to previously obtain. These customers were leary of some of the upfront capital costs but Aras's new subsciption model has apparently been more palatable to them. Furthermore, the article states that Aras has been picking up steam in the midmarket. Consider this in light of a recent InfoWorld post suggesting that open Read More

Technology Evaluation Centers presents "How to Select ERP Systems" at the MSCI Financial Executives Conference.


Technology Evaluation Centers Inc. (TEC), the leading resource for impartial enterprise software selection, announced today that it will be holding a session at the prestigious MSCI (Metals Service Center Institute) Financial Executives Conference, on June 24–25, 2008 at the Hyatt Regency Tech Center, Denver, Colorado.

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How Effective Project Management Leadership Enabled the Logistics Industry to Reap Large Rewards


Just one generation ago, the courier industry was essentially nonexistent. Today, in 2008, it is one of the largest means of transporting daily shipments for all industry sectors. According to the US Department of Commerce statistics, air freight accounted for nearly 40 percent of all international trade merchandise in 2007, equaling about $4.8 trillion (US), with express delivery accounting for

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One Year Later at Deltek: More of the Same (And Then Some More) - Part I


Time and again during my decade or so of covering the enterprise applications market as an industry analyst I have witnessed what difference a year can make. And boy, would 2008 be such a year! A year ago or so, I concluded an in-depth four-part series on Deltek (NASDAQ: PROJ), whose executives were recently happy to tell me that 2008 was not that terrible a year for the company. Quite the

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EquaTerra Advisor and BPO/ITO Service Provider Pulse Survey Results 1Q08


The latest Pulse surveys reflect business process outsourcing (BPO) and information technology outsourcing (ITO) market activity during the first quarter of 2008 and projections for the future. If you’re considering BPO or ITO, the surveys’ results can inform you on demand and buying patterns, deal scope, sales cycles and ramp-up time, as well as outsourcing’s role in making human resources more strategic. Learn more.

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Mixed-mode ERP Selection Projects: Who’s Buying?


The busiest knowledge bases in our Web site are those that contain information on enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems. I analyzed the profile of business users who visit our Web site to create mixed-mode ERP selection projects, and examined how that profile has changed over time (much along the lines of my colleague Kurt Chen’s PLM landscape report). I took the 2007 and

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