X
Software Functionality Revealed in Detail
We’ve opened the hood on every major category of enterprise software. Learn about thousands of features and functions, and how enterprise software really works.
Get free sample report

Compare Software Solutions
Visit the TEC store to compare leading software solutions by funtionality, so that you can make accurate and informed software purchasing decisions.
Compare Now
 

 nonprofit resource center


National FFA Organization Deploys VAI S2K ERP
The National FFA Organization recently implemented VAI Software’s S2K Enterprise suite to integrate and streamline its portal, customer relationship management,

nonprofit resource center  warehouse operations. The U.S.-based nonprofit student leadership organization is also integrating point-of-sale (POS) data with its merchandizing and customer service processes to improve productivity and optimize sales deliveries. The official online store of the National FFA offers apparel, awards, and resources, as well as personalized and bulk ordering capabilities.   With an active e-commerce platform, POS system, and direct entry call center, National FFA needed a fully integrated enterprise

Read More


Software Functionality Revealed in Detail

We’ve opened the hood on every major category of enterprise software. Learn about thousands of features and functions, and how enterprise software really works.

Get free sample report
Compare Software Solutions

Visit the TEC store to compare leading software by functionality, so that you can make accurate and informed software purchasing decisions.

Compare Now

Business Process Outsourcing (BPO)

Business process outsourcing (BPO) services manage critical front- and back-office processes that can include human resources and accounting as well as customer-related services such as contact center services. 

Evaluate Now

Documents related to » nonprofit resource center

Quote-to-order: One Big, Lean Machine Adds High Tech to Its Mix


BigMachines differentiates itself in the quote-to-order (Q2O) sphere due to its solutions’ lean end-to-end, inquiry-to-order focus. Although there are other vendors offering Q2O as a service, BigMachines product is arguably more flexible, as high tech manufacturers may be noting.

nonprofit resource center  the initiative of the nonprofit consortium FIATECH AEX . This initiative will eventually include the development of standard Extensible Markup Language (XML) schemas for motors, air coolers, reciprocating compressors, pressure vessels, centrifugal fans, centrifugal compressors, control valves, storage tanks, relief valves, and transmitters. A 2004 report about the FIATECH AEX initiative notes that the schemas cover both project and technical information and ‘are designed to be used to support Read More

RFID--A New Technology Set to Explode? Part Two: Early Adopters, Challenges, and User Recommendations


Radio frequency identification or RFID has a potential of becoming a new technology inflection point. It can be a missing piece in the long-lasting puzzle of squeezing excess inventory out of supply chains, but only when (and if) it reaches a critical mass of adoption and maturity over the next several years.

nonprofit resource center  Code Council , a nonprofit organization that manages a standards-based item registry for companies' product data, as a platform for collaborative commerce, and which manages the UPC, has taken responsibility for commercializing EPC technology, has not spelled out a clear migration path for retailers, suppliers and software vendors. There might be a chance of standards emerging in time for suppliers to meet Wal-Mart's 2005 deadline. In any case, software vendors will thus have to create new data fields to Read More

Glossary of Enterprise Applications Terminology Part One: Accounts Payable Through Internet


As enterprise applications systems developed over time, a continuous stream of new terminology surfaced. This is a glossary of those terms.

nonprofit resource center  planning. APICS : A nonprofit educational organization consisting of over 70,000 members in the production and operations, materials, and integrated resource management areas. application Software : A program that performs a task or process specific to a particular end-user's needs, or solves a particular problem. Enterprise applications are typically large-scale business systems that organizations use to manage their operations. application programming interface (API) : A set of routines, protocols, and Read More

A Preamble to Openbravo ERP v3


Openbravo ERP is an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution on the less expensive side of the spectrum, which is valued by distribution and retail industries as well as by manufacturing, services, public-sector, and nonprofit organizations. I caught up with Openbravo’s John Fandl recently about the company’s latest iteration of its ERP solution (version 3). In the past, we’ve mostly

nonprofit resource center  manufacturing, services, public-sector, and nonprofit organizations. I caught up with Openbravo’s John Fandl recently about the company’s latest iteration of its ERP solution (version 3). In the past, we’ve mostly mentioned Openbravo as a peer to other open source ERP vendors, but it deserves to be considered in its own right. This brief post will provide some background on the product in advance of a major update to our TEC Advisor evaluation data on Openbravo ERP. I will post again when we make Read More

Enterprise Resource Planning Systems Audio Conference


This is a transcript of an audio conference on Enterprise Resource Planning Systems presented by TechnologyEvaluation.Com. The presentation used the TEC patented selection engine WebTESS to conduct a real time evaluation and selection. It then reviewed the critical differentiating ERP criteria, as well as detailed comparisons of the several major ERP vendors: SAP, Oracle, PeopleSoft, J.D. Edwards, Baan, Intentia, System Software Associates (SSA),Geac Computers, Industrial & Financial Systems (IFS), QAD, MAPICS, Symix Systems, Great Plains, and Lawson Software.

nonprofit resource center  Resource Planning Systems Audio Conference Introduction This is a transcript of an audio conference on Enterprise Resource Planning System Evaluation & Selection conducted on June 14, 2000. Good morning everyone, my name is Predrag Jakovljevic (alias PJ) and I head-up the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) research area for TechnologyEvaluation.Com. Today we are going to demonstrate a proven, best of breed methodology for evaluating and selecting an ERP system. During the presentation, we will Read More

Human Resource Management Center (HRMC)


Founded in 1984, Human Resource Management Center (HRMC) is a pioneer in applying cutting edge technology to solve business' most pressing human capital challenges. The company's flagship HRMC AcclaimSM solution simplifies the management of all phases of the employee lifecycle, and the identification of opportunities for improvement. HRMC's technology automates a range of interrelated processes within a flexible, user-friendly framework, enabling organizations to streamline the acquisition and assessment of talent, evaluate new employees' readiness to contribute, and analyze the impact of a company's culture on retention and performance. Whether accessed over the Web or the phone, users--from job prospects to long-time employees--are led through an interactive experience that approximates true human dialogue, resulting in more effective interviews and employee surveys. HRMC Acclaim is easy to deploy and can be up and running within two weeks. It can be integrated with and extend the functionality of existing applicant tracking and HRIS systems, or provide companies with a complete, end-to-end automated solution from the ground up.

nonprofit resource center  Resource Management Center (HRMC) Founded in 1984, Human Resource Management Center (HRMC) is a pioneer in applying cutting edge technology to solve business' most pressing human capital challenges. The company's flagship HRMC AcclaimSM solution simplifies the management of all phases of the employee lifecycle, and the identification of opportunities for improvement. HRMC's technology automates a range of interrelated processes within a flexible, user-friendly framework, enabling organizations to Read More

Engineering and Environmental Simulation Software for Water Resource Applications


Identifying and managing the risks associated with water resource projects is a challenge due to the variables of water systems. To overcome this challenge, you need to compile all available information into a framework that can be used to predict the outcome of alternatives. Find out how a computer simulation model can help water resource engineers improve the financial and environmental performance of their operations.

nonprofit resource center  and Environmental Simulation Software for Water Resource Applications Identifying and managing the risks associated with water resource projects is a challenge due to the variables of water systems. To overcome this challenge, you need to compile all available information into a framework that can be used to predict the outcome of alternatives. Find out how a computer simulation model can help water resource engineers improve the financial and environmental performance of their operations. Read More

Call Center Buyer’s Guide for Small and Midsized Businesses


If you'd like to know how a call center solution can boost revenues and enhance customer service, the call center buyer's guide for small and midsi...

nonprofit resource center  call center buyer guide small midsized businesses,call,center,buyer,guide,small,midsized,businesses,center buyer guide small midsized businesses,call buyer guide small midsized businesses,call center guide small midsized businesses,call center buyer small midsized businesses. Read More

The Evolution of Enterprise Resource Planning Includes Service Industries


Enterprise resource planning (ERP) vendors have extended their functionality to service vertical markets in the service industry. As a result, ERP for services has emerged as a viable software category competing with the best-of-breed vendors serving professional services sector industries.

nonprofit resource center  management Hospitality component   Nonprofit components   Professional services components ERP for Services Strategy When evaluating solutions for service organizations, organizations should identify their particular business strategy. Smaller service organizations tend to prefer best-of-breed solutions due to their affordable price points (usually delivered through an application service provider [ASP] model) and their ability to easily integrate with the existing IT infrastructures. Typically, Read More

Automation for the New Data Center


Data centers are squeezed by a variety of pressures, such as power consumption, heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) requirements, new servers, human error, patching, asset tracking, and more. On top of this, you have to keep up with dynamically changing business requirements. One of the key ways you can address these dilemmas, however, is through server consolidation using virtualization.

nonprofit resource center   Read More

Building the Small Contact Center


Until recently, customer interaction technologies were often considered too complex and costly for all but the largest businesses to justify. But today that picture has changed. Encouraged by declining technology costs and changing customer expectations, and pressured by competition, small and midsized companies are investing in key customer service building blocks, such as contact centers.

nonprofit resource center  contact centers,contact center application,contact center attrition,contact center business,contact center client,contact center companies,contact center consultant,contact center cost,contact center data Read More

Learn the Secrets of Contact Center Success from Experts in the Field


Discover how to raise your contact center's level of efficiency and customer satisfaction in Best Practices for Improving Performance in Your Conta...

nonprofit resource center  learn secrets contact center success experts field,learn,secrets,contact,center,success,experts,field,secrets contact center success experts field,learn contact center success experts field,learn secrets center success experts field,learn secrets contact success experts field. Read More

Case Study: Trillium Health Center


For Trillium Health Center, one of Canada’s largest community hospitals, getting the right information to the right people at the right time is essential to providing the best patient care. But the center’s dashboard system was not providing the needed insight. With Cognos, the center developed an initiative to integrate all data for faster, more accurate information. Learn more about the strategy and the benefits.

nonprofit resource center   Read More

Fonolo for the Financial Industry: Reducing Call Center Costs While Improving the Customer Experience


As a company in the financial sector, you place extremely high demands on your call center. The complicated and sensitive nature of the calls requires an agent who is highly trained and experienced. This leads to a high cost per call. At the same time, sacrificing caller satisfaction is not an option. This creates a tough challenge: How do you decrease the cost per call, while improving the customer experience? Download this white paper to find out.

nonprofit resource center  call center,call center solutions,virtual queuing,visual dialing Read More