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Even If We Knew Who You Are, We Probably Wouldn’t Tell
Companies specializing in personalization of consumer relationships have formed a consortium and conducted their first research study. The conclusion is that

personalization consortium  survey on privacy and personalization the consortium surveyed 4,500 Web users. Some of the characteristics of the sampled population are: 97% spend at last two hours a week surfing; 63% spend at least eight hours 85% have made recent purchases online; 49% have spent at least $100 94% are registered with at least one website 97% have provided personal information to at least one website 77% know what a cookie is; of these 62% generally accept cookies, 53% purge their cookie files periodically and only 43%

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Remedy Corporation: Poised for a Comeback?


Once the toast of Wall Street, Remedy has redefined its business. With products in CRM, service management and e-procurement (and others), and propelled by something unusual – profits – the company is hoping to regain its former luster.

personalization consortium  conventions. Membership in the Personalization Consortium would be a good step. Also, while Remedy does have its share of dot-com customers, they are not primarily technology drivers. The current customers will help Remedy stay abreast of emerging business requirements, but the company should also court some companies using bleeding edge technologies. These companies are going to remain the drivers of technologies in many of Remedy's areas, because they have the clearest vision of what can be done on the Read More

Understanding SOA, Web Services, BPM, and BPEL Part Two: BPEL and User Recommendations


In a somewhat simplified language, while Web services allow applications to easily exchange and reuse information, it is only when they are orchestrated (coordinated) into long-running business flows or processes that enterprises can realize their true value.

personalization consortium  the entire stack (portal, personalization, directory, etc.). The niche specialist Web services and BPM vendors should be considered, although within a tactical mindset and with a reasonably quick and justifiable feedback. In general, the market should stay very close to the commonly accepted standards, and beware of any vendor that is inclined to create much dependence on its proprietary technology, as it leads to unjustifiable price increases, and a declining openness in the future. Read More

ProcessPro ERP Is Now TEC Certified


ProcessPro, an ERP software vendor from Minnesota, United States, recently presented a live demo session of its software ProcessPro ERP to TEC analysts. Here’s a brief overview of the company, its product, and some key factors differentiating this vendor from its competitors. Firmly dedicated to the process manufacturing vertical market within the enterprise resource planning (ERP

personalization consortium  linking, and flexible desktop personalization. In the upcoming weeks, I'll prepare the full TEC Certification Report on ProcessPro ERP, with detailed information on the product's background, highlights, features and functions, and competitive strengths and weaknesses. Look for the report at: http://www.technologyevaluation.com/research/certification-reports/archives/2012.html Read More

Oracle Further Orchestrates Its SOA Forays Part Two: Strategy


Oracle's vision of a complete collaborative e-Business solution requires a database strategy, an application server strategy, and an e-business strategy. Will users buy into this vision?

personalization consortium  including the components of personalization, and portals for customers, employees, and partners (assembled using portlets, which are reusable interface components that provide access to Web-based resources such as applications, BI reports, syndicated content feeds, hosted software services or other resources), and wireless (including voice) access to Oracle applications. It facilities notifications, alerts, and escalations, a simple e-mail handling package and unified messaging that provided multichannel Read More

Interelate: More on Tap Than Apps


Interelate, a customer intelligence ASP, recently announced partnerships with infrastructure service provider LoudCloud and CRM analytics vendor E.piphany. These partnerships complement Interelate’s analytics expertise to provide new analytical CRM service offerings that promise to provide more value to organizations than simply hosted applications, or "apps on tap."

personalization consortium  data mining, campaign management, personalization, and click stream analysis. Interelate provides its clients with customer analytics, proprietary and 3rd party data models and scoring, data mining, campaign management, personalization, and real-time recommendation capabilities. This is done by pulling data from its client's customer and operational data systems and processing it through Interelate's analytics platform. The offering consists of two components. The first is hosted applications from Read More

Metadata Standards in the Marketplace - Why Do I Care? (And Where Does Godzilla Fit In?)


Metadata (“data about data”) is essential for data warehousing. Metadata standards allow different products to interact. Without standards, different vendors’ tools cannot work together seamlessly and the customer’s warehousing effort is greatly complicated.

personalization consortium  Standards in the Marketplace - Why Do I Care? (And Where Does Godzilla Fit In?) Metadata Standards in the Marketplace - Why Do I Care? (And Where Does Godzilla Fit In?) M. Reed and D. Geller - May 16, 2000 Overview Metadata ( data about data ) is essential for data warehousing. In order to populate a database, extract data, or run a report, more is required than simply raw data. The tools involved must also understand the context, or meaning, of the data. This is one of the purposes of metadata. Read More

Enlightened Self-interest Launches CRM Information Source


Software vendor Net Perceptions and CRM gurus Peppers and Rogers Group have joined forces to develop co-branded media products covering the use of technology to create personalized, one-to-one relationships.

personalization consortium  conferences and publications on personalization tools, techniques, and tactics. Net Perceptions is a leading vendor of software that is used to track and analyze customer behaviors and to create personalized experiences based on both individual and aggregate patterns. One publication has already been announced, with topics tentatively including ROI analysis for personalization, vendors, and getting management buy-in for personalization initiatives. This publication, 1to1 Personalization , is scheduled to Read More

Finding Your Way Around E-commerce


Breaking into E-commerce can have you going in circles. This document provides an E-Commerce Roadmap to both prepare you for your trip and keep you from bumping into the bigger obstacles.

personalization consortium  than a MyPage approach, personalization refers to serving ads or reordering content in real time to match these behaviors and get people to stay on the site, click on ads, or buy. When a site requires registration or uses technology to differentially identify anonymous visitors, the potential for using mined data increases many fold. Messaging: How many ways can E-commerce create a message? Automated responses, targeted newsletters, fax blitz, groupware, IP telephony, paging, and who knows what else. Read More

People or Resources: The Financial Sector in a Crossroads


People management tools have become necessary, particularly in an environment such as the financial sector, where resources have become global and people require more complex management solutions.

personalization consortium  achieve this is through personalization that uses tools allowing this type of management and one-to-one hiring. Perceiving training and development as keys to the company's success . New formulas are being created to help develop professionals within organizations. Words such as coaching , mentoring, and 360 feedback are constantly used in conversations and to implement them, companies require personalization and efficient tool management. This will allow a company to obtain all the advantages the Read More

Analysis of Puma Technology's Intent to Acquire NetMind


The merger targets the rapidly emerging Internet access based wireless industry, which is expected to reach more than 600 million users by 2003.

personalization consortium  per share. NetMind produces personalization software solutions for e-business. NetMind's Mind-it application allows over 6,000,000 current clients to track information on the Internet or Intranet and receive immediate notification of changes via e-mail from NetMind's Minder Application Server. The merger is expected to close in the 2nd Quarter of 2000 (probability 90%) and will add personalization technology to Puma's synchronization and management software. The merger targets the rapidly emerging Read More

Z-Wave Announces 1000th Certified Product


The Z-Wave Alliance has announced its 1,000th Z-Wave certified product. The Z-Wave Alliance is an open consortium of leading global companies deploying Z-Wave technology, which is now the largest ecosystem for wireless control products and services. The milestone is a harbinger of things to come for smart connected devices in the Internet of Things.

personalization consortium  Wave Announces 1000th Certified Product The Z-Wave Alliance announced its 1,000th Z-Wave certified product—Linear Corporation’s GD00Z Z-Wave garage door controller. The Z-Wave Alliance is an open consortium of leading global companies deploying Z-Wave technology, which is now the largest ecosystem for wireless control products and services. The milestone is a harbinger of things to come for smart connected devices in the Internet of Things (IoT).   Gone could be the days when one had to search for Read More

Broadbase Continues to Expand


Broadbase continues its string of alliances and acquisitions by purchasing Servicesoft. The $645M purchase is a response to the increasing demand for single vendor solutions for operational and analytical CRM applications. This news comes less than four months after E.piphany bought Octane Software to respond to the same market demand.

personalization consortium  customer analytics and ATG's personalization engine. March 28, 2000 - Broadbase agrees to acquire Aperio, Incorporated. Aperio has expertise in designing and implementing marketing automation systems in Fortune 1000 companies. July 7, 2000 - Broadbase agrees to acquire Panop.com to incorporate Panop.com's real-time personalization technology into Broadbase's suite of applications. The technology is designed to work via the web, WAP (Wireless Application Protocol) devices, e-mail, and call centers. August Read More

Connect to Sport Calico Label


Calico Commerce purchased E-commerce old-timer ConnectInc.Com to offer complete business-to-business capabilities.

personalization consortium  - content management, E-commerce, personalization - each is still jockeying to stake out market share by adding new and different features or defining specific vertical market expertise. Integrating its current product, which focuses on the sales of complex systems like personal computers, with ConnectInc's E-commerce fundamentals will make Calico's offerings more attractive to the customers in its targeted market. This will not immediately attract customers who, for example, are attracted to BroadVision Read More

Liberty Alliance vs. WS-I; J2EE vs. .NET; Overwhelmed .YET? Part 2: Comparison, Challenges, & Recommendations


The battle for the dominance in Web services has so far largely been a war of words without the clear winner yet (and not any time soon). While interoperability seems to currently be the motivation for bigger players to suspend hostilities and focus on standards adoption, the desire for domination will tempt them to weave dependencies on their products into their strategies.

personalization consortium  the entire stack (portal, personalization, directory, etc.). As for Microsoft followers, they should be pleased with Microsoft's partial execution of its Web Services strategy by delivering a production-ready .NET. Microsoft remains a good choice for Windows environments with an abundance of PC desktop-oriented activities, and that are involved in next-generation platform (e.g., .NET and Web Services) development/deployment. Microsoft might not be such good a choice for complex organizations that need sol Read More