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Has Market Been Too Harsh On Great Plains?
On June 27, Great Plains Software, Inc., a leading mid-market provider of back-office and e-business solutions, announced financial results for the fiscal

microsoft great plains market share  are staunch users of Microsoft technology and have significant financial accounting, project management, distribution, and service requirements, while currently not needing complex manufacturing functionality. Great Plains should be included on any package selection short list within the SME market where electronic business, distribution, services and accounting modules are the main pillars of an enterprise application. However, since we expect growing pains in merging disparate product lines within the c

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Microsoft And Great Plains - A Friendship That Turned Into A Marriage


Software giant Microsoft treated itself with a $1.1B Christmas present; it announced an agreement to acquire its long-term partner Great Plains Software, a business application provider for the low-end of the market. Will this move alienate Microsoft from a slew of other partners competing in the same space, even as the rumors of yet another antitrust legal action abound?

microsoft great plains market share  Turned Into A Marriage Microsoft And Great Plains - A Friendship That Turned Into A Marriage P.J. Jakovljevic - January 16, 2001 Event Summary On December 21, Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT), the world's largest software provider, announced it reached an agreement to acquire Great Plains Software Incorporated (NASDAQ: GPSI), a leading supplier of mid-market business applications. The acquisition should create new opportunities for Microsoft and Great Plains partners to grow their businesses by delive Read More

Great Plains - Getting Greater and Less Plain


Great Plains Software, Inc., a leading provider of e-business solutions for the mid-market, announced financial results for the fiscal quarter ended February 29, 2000.

microsoft great plains market share  immediate support for the Microsoft Windows 2000 operating system with its leading e-business product solutions, eEnterprise, Dynamics, and Great Plains Siebel Front Office. Great Plains continued its European expansion with the establishment of offices across Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. Through acquisitions, Great Plains added 100 team members, 80 partners, and more than 1,600 customers across this European region. Great Plains acquired PWA Group, Limited, a leading provider of Web-based employee- Read More

Siebel: Great Plans for Great Plains


Siebel and Great Plains recently announced plans to expand their partnership allowing Great Plains' VARs to sell Siebel's eBusiness Applications. This agreement will allow Great Plains partners to sell a wide range of enterprise applications to upper-midmarket organizations

microsoft great plains market share  Great Plans for Great Plains Siebel: Great Plans for Great Plains L. Talarico - October 3, 2000 Introduction This is the first of three articles about Great Plains resulting from TEC analysts attending the Great Plains partners' meeting, Stampede 2000, in September. The meeting provided the opportunity for in-depth research on how Siebel and Great Plains operate. The TEC analysts were able to interview both Great Plains managers and partners. Event Summary Siebel Systems, Incorporated, recently Read More

Great Plains - An SME Market Leader, But At What Cost?


Great Plains has established itself as a global small-to-medium enterprises (SME) market leader. It now derives almost 20% of revenue outside of the US market and has the potential of reaching $300 million in revenues in fiscal 2001. Its extensive and efficient global indirect channel model that consists of over 2,000 partners has been admired industry-wide. At Stampede 2000, its annual partner conference, Great Plains announced significant extensions to its product offering. However, these have been delivered at the expense of reporting losses for the last two quarters.

microsoft great plains market share  tools vendor on the Microsoft SQL Server platform, to embed the analytical functionality of the ProClarity Analytical Platform into Great Plains eEnterprise, Solomon and Dynamics. Three new Solomon IV distribution series modules, e-Commerce Gateway - EDI Edition, Advance Shipping Management and Web Order, were released for Solomon customers. These new applications provide enhanced distribution capabilities, additional e-business functionality and extended flexibility to customers who already benefit from Read More

Two Stalwart Vendors Discuss Mid-market Issues


In continuing our first-time ever questions-and-answers series for software applications vendors, Infor and IFS, two upper mid-market, stalwart vendors, express their views on market trends, platform approaches, and mid-market issues.

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Fine-tuning the Supply Chain for Market Expansion


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Microsoft Health and Microsoft Band Make Their Debuts


Microsoft Corporate Vice President Todd Holmdahl has announced a new platform called Microsoft Health, which includes a cloud service for consumers and the industry to store and combine health and fitness data for better insight. Microsoft Band was also recently launched; it's a smart wearable device that provides a balance of fitness and productivity benefits.

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Pervasive Retail Business Intelligence: Optimize Internal Performance for External Market Agility


Pervasive Retail Business Intelligence: Optimize Internal Performance for External Market Agility. Despite a tough retail climate, best-in-class re...

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Managing Your Supply Chain Using Microsoft Navision


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The Issue: North American Mid-market IT Outsourcing Trends


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Total Economic Impact Study of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012


The purpose of this study is to provide organizations considering implementing Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact on their organizations. The framework helps to identify the cost, benefit, flexibility, and risk factors that affect the investment decision.

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Going from Good to Great


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Microsoft Sets Date for Windows 8.1 Availability


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