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What 2010 Meant For Microsoft Business Solutions
In 2008, I wrote a four-part series that explained in great detail Microsoft’s platform technology pieces, commonly used in Microsoft Dynamics and many

microsoft rfp retail  2010 Meant For Microsoft Business Solutions In 2008,  I wrote a four-part series that explained in great detail Microsoft ’s platform technology pieces, commonly used in Microsoft Dynamics and many other enterprise applications . Primarily, these plumbing tools were Microsoft SQL Server , SharePoint , and Office within  enterprise resource planning (ERP)  and  customer relationship management (CRM)  applications, while Visio and SharePoint have also been embedded in a plethora of  business

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TradeStone Software STARS 2013: Retail Rocks! Part 2


Part 1 recapped TradeStone Software's user conference, STARS 2013. TradeStone’s Core Capabilities TradeStone Software’s bread-and-butter capabilities continue to be sourcing, supplier management (including quality testing, inspections, and social, legal, and compliance-based supplier performance as exemplified in Guitar Center’s case study), and order management, which includes global trade

microsoft rfp retail  Software cures the so-called Microsoft Excel addiction. Recently, TradeStone Software struck a partnership with Microstrategy to embed its business intelligence (BI) tools in TradeStone, and dedicated reports and dashboards for executives and other roles are coming (some are already available, see Figure 2). Figure 2 Tackling Product Design Several years ago, TradeStone Software introduced new capabilities in retail product lifecycle management (PLM) as a logical add-on to sourcing and creating tech Read More

CC&B for the Telecommunications Industry RFI/RFP Template


CC&B Core Requirements, Packages, Discounts, and Promotions, Mediation, Retail Rating and Billing, Billing for New Generation Services, Wholesale and Interconnect Billing, Customer Care, Provisioning and Activation, Accounts Receivable, Financial Systems, Reporting, Electronic Bill Presentment and Payment Services, Revenue Assurance, Multinational Requirements, Technical Requirements

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JDA Portfolio: For the Retail Industry Part Six: ERP Vendors and User Recommendations


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Chatting with TradeStone Software @ NRF BIG Retail Shows - Part 1


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microsoft rfp retail  retail, such as IBM, Microsoft, Fujitsu, Hewlett-Packard, SAP, Oracle, SAS, JDA Software , and so on, expectedly had their large and perhaps gaudy stands (some with interesting entertainment gigs by the local artistic groups). But I am always more keen on seeing what some smaller, and often more innovative vendors have to say and exhibit. For an exhaustive list of this year’s exhibitors, see  here . To be fair, the 2009 show had a number of intriguing  BIG Ideas Sessions  at the expo floor . Read More

Symbian, Microsoft Try to Slap Palm Around


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microsoft rfp retail  Microsoft Try to Slap Palm Around Event Summary Microsoft is preparing to ship their revamped Windows CE product line, the new PocketPC, in an attempt to capture handheld device market share from PalmOS, the current leader. The new devices are slated to ship sometime in April, and will run Pocket Word (PWord), Pocket Excel (PExcel), and Pocket Explorer, as well as sport a new graphical interface (code-named Rapier). Although Microsoft does not comment on unannounced products , it reportedly has Read More

Microsoft Gets Close to Another ASP


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Microsoft Throws .NET At SMEs, With CRM As Bait


While Microsoft might be honest today with its claims of staying away from the true enterprise-level CRM applications space, no one can be sure that its appetite will remain in check for very long.

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Celerant Command Retail


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Microsoft Sets Date for Windows 8.1 Availability


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microsoft rfp retail  AX Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Navision Axapta) was created through the merger of Navision Software A/S and Damgaard A/S in December 2000, and it was acquired in 2002 by Microsoft. Dynamics AX is a multilanguage, multicurrency enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution for growing or midsize and larger companies. With applications for financial management, customer relationship management (CRM), supply chain management (SCM), human resource management, project management, and analytics, Read More

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microsoft rfp retail  2011 and at the Microsoft Convergence 2011 . SPS Commerce is a provider of on-demand supply chain management (SCM) solutions that provide integration, collaboration, connectivity, visibility, and data analytics to nearly 40,000 customers worldwide. The vendor delivers its solutions over the Internet using a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model to improve the way suppliers, retailers, distributors, and other supply chain participants manage and fulfill orders. SPS Commerce was originally incorporated as St. Read More

Microsoft says: Pay No Attention to the Man Behind the Glasses


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microsoft rfp retail  -February 17, 2000 [Reuters] Microsoft Corp. Chairman Bill Gates said the software giant would be willing to open to competitors the source code of its Windows operating system - its flagship product - to settle the antitrust lawsuit brought by the U.S. Justice Department, Bloomberg Television reported Thursday. Microsoft Corp. would be willing to open the source code for its Windows software to competitors in order to settle the antitrust case filed by the U.S. Department of Justice, a Bloomberg news Read More

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