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Guidelines for Specification of Data Center Power Density
Conventional methods for specifying data center density don’t provide the guidance to assure predictable power and cooling performance for the latest IT

plumbing estimating  switchgear, wiring, and cooling plumbing Peak power density kW / rack The highest power density within any row To establish the cooling distribution architecture Average data center power density kW / rack The summary density attribute for the data center To allow conversion to other common metrics such as W / ft2 or W / m2. Such a conversion is subject to selection of definition from Table 1 The most complex problem in defining density using this method is the determination of the rack locations that

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Whirlpool Selects aPriori for Product Cost Management


Whirlpool Corporation, a world renowned manufacturer of major home appliances, recently announced it would use aPriori to automate its product cost estimating processes, drive global consistency in costing practices, and provide a central cost management database for use by cross functional product development teams. Using aPriori’s real-time product cost assessments, employees in design, engineering, sourcing, cost engineering, and manufacturing can make better informed decisions that drive costs out of product pre- and post-production.

plumbing estimating  Selects aPriori for Product Cost Management Whirlpool Corporation , a world renowned manufacturer of major home appliances, recently announced it would use aPriori to automate its product cost estimating processes , drive global consistency in costing practices, and provide a central cost management database for use by cross functional product development teams. Using aPriori’s real-time product cost assessments, employees in design, engineering, sourcing, cost engineering, and manufacturing Read More

High Performance Organizations Are Driven by the Power of Enterprise Business Events


"Agility", "real time enterprise", "zero latency" ... these are among the several buzzwords doing the rounds these days. Some would characterize these present times as belonging to the "Real Time Decade." Are these words just hype or do they proffer a vision of reality for the near future? This article attempts to examine the issues involved and offer some answers.

plumbing estimating  to the message level plumbing infrastructure that EAI offers for example. Benefits and ROI The key benefits of implementing a BAM framework are Continuous process improvement leading to increased organizational agility and developing a performance—focused organization Reduced latency between information generation, decisions, and actions Quicker hotspot identification leading to more efficient issue resolution mechanisms Automated triggering of processes on events and exceptions leading to increased Read More

ETO Manufacturers Issue a Challenge to ERP Vendors


Perhaps you may have not heard the term engineer-to-order (ETO) before, but perhaps your business is one of thousands that designs and builds custom equipment that is very precise, adheres to very specific tolerances, is highly technical, and produces low volume and, generally speaking, expensive products. Some examples of such products include ships, aircraft, production machinery, etc. The

plumbing estimating  Manufacturers Issue a Challenge to ERP Vendors Perhaps you may have not heard the term engineer-to-order (ETO) before, but perhaps your business is one of thousands that designs and builds custom equipment that is very precise, adheres to very specific tolerances, is highly technical, and produces low volume and, generally speaking, expensive products. Some examples of such products include ships, aircraft, production machinery, etc. The typical ETO organization reflects a unique style of Read More

How Great Is Great Plains' Manufacturing Offering (Did Somebody Say Microsoft)?


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The Wizardry of Business Process Management - Part 1


The business process management (BPM) market is sizzling hot, with Gartner Dataquest estimating its compound annual growth rate (CAGR) at 13 percent in 2009. In fact, almost all leading BPM vendors have been buzzing about their unprecedented growth and profitability, especially amidst the ongoing economic drought. It is truly difficult to argue against the need for companies from all walks of

plumbing estimating  Wizardry of Business Process Management - Part 1 The business process management (BPM ) market is sizzling hot, with Gartner Dataquest estimating its compound annual growth rate (CAGR) at 13 percent in 2009. In fact, almost all leading BPM vendors have been buzzing about their unprecedented growth and profitability, especially amidst the ongoing economic drought. It is truly difficult to argue against the need for companies from all walks of life to improve their business processes. Doing better, Read More

Microsoft’s Underlying Platform Parts for Enterprise Applications: Somewhat Explained - Part 4


Part 3 of this blog series analyzed the ever-evolving user interface (UI) and visualization technologies, and related approaches of Microsoft and other independent software vendors (ISVs). Lawson Smart Office and IFS’ Project Aurora (including the first Project's delivery, IFS Enterprise Explorer [IEE]) were described. Shedding Some "Northern Star" Light on IEE For IEE IFS uses Microsoft

plumbing estimating  interface). Independent of what plumbing the company uses, these have been pretty dramatic UX changes, and similar to the abovementioned navigation gadgets in some of the other vendors’ products. Bottom Line: Win-Win for Microsoft Coming back to the second issue from the beginning of this blog series , i.e., Microsoft Business Division ’s (MBD)  Profit & Loss (P&L) statement, at the Convergence 2008 user conference , the giant stated the following stats for Microsoft Dynamics: A 26 percent revenue Read More

To SaaS or Not, Is That a Question? - SaaSy Discussions (Part IIb)


The first part (Part II) of this blog series described the opportunities for software as a service (SaaS) or on-demand applications, especially in the current difficult economic milieu. Part IIa then analyzed the top five SaaS assumptions (misconceptions) recently outlined by Gartner. Before any vendor can embark onto delivering a SaaS offering, it must thoroughly consider a number of harrowing

plumbing estimating  abovementioned necessary SaaS add-on plumbing applications (monitoring, billing, provisioning, etc.) also come bundled within a PaaS, and can save time and money while adding value to the vendor’s operations. Finally, a PaaS also provides the necessary components for reporting, alerts, and dashboards . Two Force.com Endorsements by ERP Veterans Salesforce.com’s Dreamforce 2008 user conference , which coincided with the historic US Elections, was marked by exuberance, confidence, and an overall upbeat Read More

Deltek's Second Bite at the IPO Cherry (Part I)


In the last decade or so of covering the enterprise applications market, I've witnessed so many products and vendors disappearing and reappearing under a different name, ownership, etc., but it is for the first time now, at the end of 2007 that I saw basically the same vendor go public for the second time (and in a 10 year timespan). Namely, Deltek (evaluate its flagship product), the leading

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Made2Manage Systems 'One Year After': Reenergized and Growing Part Three: Market Impact


Part of Made2Manage Systems acquisition strategy includes taking on a more global presence through acquisition of non-US companies that offer software, services, and support, particularly companies that sell direct into non-US countries, although not limited to that. Its growth strategy states that it plans to grow organically via new system sales, customer sales, and customer retention, and also growth via acquisition.

plumbing estimating  Systems 'One Year After': Reenergized and Growing Part Three: Market Impact Market Impact Made2Manage Systems Inc. , a former public provider of broad enterprise business systems for small and mid-market discrete manufacturers, decided over a year ago to go private under wealthy Battery Ventures . The vendor has produced tangible benefits for existing customers (e.g., the vendor's stability and sensible delivery of product functionality with increased product quality). While the company's Read More

Monitoring Your Business Vital Signs: A Guide for Engineer-to-order and Project-based Manufacturers


Keeping track of your key business indicators is the difference between a thriving business concern and a business on life support. But even with this knowledge, one-third of chief executive officers (CEOs) feel they don’t spend enough time reviewing financial and operating numbers. But is spending more time agonizing over piles of data really the best solution?

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Meridian Systems’ “Catch Up” Challenge in the Capital Infrastructure Industry - Part 1


Claiming the “Catch us if you can” movie mantra, the quiet Infrastructure Lifecycle Management (ILM) leader Meridian Systems, based in Folsom, California (US), and now owned by the billion-dollar global positioning system (GPS) giant Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB), is going on the offensive with competitors and industry analysts in its newest round of marketing announcements.  To the large bastion of

plumbing estimating  and mechanical, engineering & plumbing (MEP) BIM in the Plan phase, to end with the as-built model, as-built equipment, and the complete virtual building in the Operate phase. Still, BIM also provides value on the “Build” phase in PBO – and brings a host of analytic, reporting, view (visualization), and modeling capabilities (e.g., construction sequencing, 4D modeling , clash detection, fabrication BIM, spatial BIM installation, etc.). This allows companies to view potential problems, issues, Read More

Volk Packaging Corporation Selects Epicor AVP


After a recent win at Rice Packaging Solutions, Epicor AVP has been chosen by another New England specialty packaging company, Volk Packaging Corporation, for corrugated packaging manufacturing. Volk Packaging Corporation is a third-generation family-owned and -operated company based in Biddeford, Maine, that designs, manufactures, and distributes corrugated and specialty packaging products. Since

plumbing estimating  Packaging Corporation Selects Epicor AVP After a recent win at Rice Packaging Solutions , Epicor AVP has been chosen by another New England specialty packaging company, Volk Packaging Corporation , for corrugated packaging manufacturing . Volk Packaging Corporation is a third-generation family-owned and -operated company based in Biddeford, Maine, that designs, manufactures, and distributes corrugated and specialty packaging products. Since 1967, the company has grown to serve more than 1,000 Read More

Mobilizing Change


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