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While Oracle and PeopleSoft Are to Fuse, Competitors Ruse--Leaving Customers (Somewhat) Bemused
The recent merger of Oracle and PeopleSoft requires, among many other things, finding a perfect balance between cultivating the install base versus the zeal for

peoplesoft documentation  repositories. Both Oracle and PeopleSoft launched hosted services repositories in 2004, which provided customers with a single source of documentation for all Web service-enabled integration points. In 2005, local repositories will reportedly allow customers to connect application services with Oracle BPEL Process Manager to orchestrate business processes across multiple product lines. Though informative, these announcements left some gaps, given that Retek, also acquired by Oracle came too late to the

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Examples Of How Some Mid-Market Vendors Might Remain Within The Future Three (Dozen)?


While the ongoing consolidation frenzy is by no means the end of smaller vendors, the number of survivors will certainly be only a few dozen. Amid these ongoing seismic consolidation tremors, smaller application vendors are left with few choices: going private under a wealthy financial backer’s wing that is also committed to invest in the acquired technology, or snatching some prominent mid-market players within its market segment.

peoplesoft documentation  1 application vendors, Oracle, PeopleSoft and J.D. Edwards (see Frantic Merger-Mania Spiced Up With Vendettas Leaves Customers Anxious ), almost unnoticed or only briefly reported by market observers have been recent moves of some much smaller and less visible enterprise software providers globally (albeit not necessarily within their sweet spots) in their bids for securing their future. This note deals with two other notable acquisitions: Agilisys International's acquisition of Future Three Software, Read More

To Gain Market Share in the Mid-Market, SAP Leaves No Stone Unturned


The star above small and medium businesses (SMB) has never been so bright. CRM solution vendors are courting this market segment extensively. This is the second of a series of articles that look at strategies deployed by major enterprise solution vendors to attract the SMB decision makers and whether those vendors are ''dumbing down'' their enterprise software for the mid-market. This article evaluates SAP's mid-market solutions and its implementation approach.

peoplesoft documentation  Vendors like Oracle Corp., PeopleSoft Inc. , SAP AG, and Siebel Systems Inc. , have already gone downstream to offer CRM software for the higher end of the mid-market and for divisions of large companies. This segment was traditionally catered to by mid-market solution providers like Onyx Software Corp , and Pivotal Corp. , and now they are being directly challenged by the heavyweights. The lower end relative tranquility, originally catered to by Best Software Inc , Maximizer Software Inc. , and Read More

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Customization Drives Complexity - Why It's Hard to Design, Sell, and Produce "Simple" Products


It seems counterintuitive, but the process of selling, designing, and producing what appear to be "simple" products becomes surprisingly complex when manufacturers introduce high levels of customization. How can manufacturers of configured products address this complexity to streamline their processes, reduce cost and increase customer responsiveness?

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The ABCs of Extracting from ERPs


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Should PeopleSoft be Overly Happy?


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PeopleSoft Gathers Manufacturing and SCM Wherewithal Part Four: Challenges and User Recommendations


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AnyDoc Customer Success Story: PSCU Financial Services Can’t Dispute the Advantages of OCR


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PeopleSoft, Lawson To Resell Integration Tools


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PeopleSoft - Again A Force To Be Reckoned With?


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