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Will Recent Acquisition Catalyze Catalyst's Strategy? Part Three: Catalyst and SAP
Catalyst serves customers in several different industries, representing several major vertical market categories, and it targets industries that have the most

post acquisition integration  to allow suppliers to post components, insure that leads are fairly disseminated, and to prevent visibility of one supplier into the leads and revenues generated by other vendors. Catalyst hopes to recoup the investment by garnering the advertising revenues from the site's management and commercialization. Based on the above-stated facts, Catalyst serves customers in several different industries, representing several major vertical market categories, and it targets industries that have the most demanding

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APICS 2009 From the Expo Floor: Is S&OP Coming of Age? - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog post series talked about my attendance at the APICS 2009 International Conference in Toronto (Canada) in early October. I attended only a few education sessions, as my visit focused more on exploring the expo floor and talking to the exhibitors. My overwhelming impression from the conference's expo floor was that the main value propositions this year

post acquisition integration  1 of this blog post series  talked about my  attendance at the APICS 2009 International Conference in Toronto (Canada) in early October.  I attended only a few education sessions, as my visit focused more on exploring the expo floor and talking to the exhibitors. My overwhelming impression from the conference's expo floor was that the main value propositions this year revolved around the flavors of  demand management , most notably  sales and operations Planning (S&OP).  This made me think about Read More

Computer Associates Splashes Into the Data Warehousing Market with Platinum Technology Acquisition


Computer Associates DecisionBase is an Extract/Transform/Load tool designed to help in the population and maintenance of data warehouses. First released in March of 1998, the product is geared towards large implementations with the need for metadata management. The current release is 1.9, which is the fourth release of the product.

post acquisition integration  to do pre- and post-processing, and the ability to modify the generated SQL from within the mapper. InfoWorld Magazine favorably reviewed the product in March of 1999. The major drawback was the DecisionBase price tag, which was listed at approximately $200,000, depending on the number of metadata scanners and database interfaces necessary. This was the major contributor in the size of the installed base, which at last count was approximately 40 customers. The market for ETL tools is expected to grow Read More

What Have Epicor and Activant Been Up To (Post-Merger)?


April 2011 saw the merger of Epicor and Activant Solutions to create a global leader in business software solutions. TEC principal analyst P. J. Jakovljevic sits down with CMO John Hiraoka to discuss the opportunities and challenges created by the merger and the potential synergy of the combined company, Epicor Software Corporation, to grow a wide range of products and industries, a very ambitious yet difficult-to-realize strategy.

post acquisition integration  to market, see blog post ). The flagship next-generation offering has been growing nicely across the world. Its software-as-a-service (SaaS) edition, Epicor Express , is now used by over 100 customers; which puts Epicor 9 at more than 2,500 customers in total. The vendor continues to sell the Epicor iScala offering to new customers, besides Epicor 9, but only in some regions and verticals (e.g., hospitality). iScala will also eventually be incorporated into Epicor 9 (see TEC’s certification report on Read More

Agilisys Continues Agilely Post-SCT Part 2: Market Impact


Agilisys is also leveraging its former parent's pedigree on professional services and outsourcing, the 'Concept to Customer' and 'Early Upgrade Program' being good examples of the company’s focus on customer engaging product implementations and customizations.

post acquisition integration  Continues Agilely Post-SCT Part 2: Market Impact Market Impact As Agilisys might have changed its name and owners but never its nature, it has been executing the strategy it espoused at the time when the spin-off was announced. The new independent company has benefited from having control of its own financial and product development destiny, being able to make decisions based upon its own needs and objectives rather than being a small part of the much larger and consequently more rigid entity's Read More

Web 2.0: “Code Free” Siebel Web Service Integration


One of the most challenging areas in any Siebel implementation has traditionally been setting up and maintaining interfaces between Siebel and other back-end systems. However, it is now possible to create a real-time web service interface to other applications from Siebel 7.8 or 8.0, without writing a single line of code.

post acquisition integration  is extensive triggering and post processing logic; scripting may be the best solution. For questions and comments, please write to: Mark Schneider Green Beacon Solutions, LLC 100 Talcott Avenue Watertown, MA 02472 (617) 612-3000 siebel@greenbeacon.com www.greenbeacon.com Searches related to Web 2.0: “Code Free” Siebel Web Service Integration : Web Service | Web Services White Paper | Services Web Projects | Integrate Web Services | Use Web Services | Web Services for Apps | Web Services to Build | Read More

EDI and XML Integration: Vitria Buys XMLSolutions


In a move designed to further its efforts in integrating EDI and XML, Vitria has announced the purchase of XMLSolutions Corporation. Given that the market for EDI business collaboration is huge, and that XML is the up and coming (and lower cost) standard, we expect the ability to translate bi-directionally between either format will become hugely popular.

post acquisition integration  and XML Integration: Vitria Buys XMLSolutions EDI and XML Integration: Vitria Buys XMLSolutions M. Reed - April 19, 2001 Event Summary Vitria (NASDAQ: VITR), one of the top ten vendors in the application integration server space, has announced that the company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire XMLSolutions Corporation . XMLSolutions has developed XML transformation maps for over 3,100 of the world's most frequently used EDI document formats. EDI is the most prevalent standard for busine Read More

Siebel Rallies Its Integration Alliance Troops Part 1: Recent Announcements


Siebel is finally taking 'the bull by the horns' by acknowledging the integration challenges its customers face, and by addressing that issue. An often troubling aspect of CRM implementations in the past is that the only way IT departments can achieve a full view of the customer is by integrating front-end, customer facing applications (e.g., contact management) with back-office systems, such as billing applications and financial ERP modules.

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Jive Announces Acquisition of Meetings.io and Producteev


Seeking to incorporate real-time communication and social task management into its social business platform, Jive Software has acquired Meetings.io and Producteev. Meetings.io's platform facilitates human interaction with its capability to create video and chat connections instantly, through a web browser. In addition, the platform can be accessed from anywhere across the world without sign ups or

post acquisition integration  Announces Acquisition of Meetings.io and Producteev Seeking to incorporate real-time communication and social task management into its social business platform, Jive Software has acquired Meetings.io and Producteev . Meetings.io's platform facilitates human interaction with its capability to create video and chat connections instantly, through a web browser. In addition, the platform can be accessed from anywhere across the world without sign ups or downloads. Producteev has developed a Read More

6 Reasons Why You Should Care About B2B Integration Technology


What does it matter if your IT department uses FTP, SOAP, REST, or AS/2? How does an ESB impact the business? What s all this talk about SOA? Even the most tech-savvy of supply chain executives can be overwhelmed by the alphabet soup used to integrate business processes. So why should you care? Here’s six reasons.

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Epicor Conducts Its Own ROI Acquisition Rationale


Given the "once bitten, twice shy" adage, one should imagine Epicor has carefully thought out the rationale for the recent acquisitions of ROI Systems and TDC Solutions, so that they are not a knee-jerk, 'me too' impulse owing to the ongoing consolidation craze in the market.

post acquisition integration  The company expects to post $0.01 earnings per diluted share in the third quarter including charges associated with the acquisition of ROI Systems and $0.07 earnings per diluted share in the fourth quarter. With this upwardly revised guidance, fiscal year 2003 revenues are anticipated to be $153 million with expected earnings per diluted share of $0.15. Previous guidance provided earlier this January by the company was $135 million in revenues and $0.12 earnings per diluted share. For fiscal year 2004, Read More

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PTC’s SLM Expansion: Enigma Acquisition


Shortly after its 2012 user conference, PTC acquired Servigistics and significantly expanded its service lifecycle management (SLM) capabilities, adding to its then existing service offerings, Arbortext and 4CS. The large “product and service advantage” vendor made another similar move this year, right after the recent PTC Live Global 2013 conference. PTC has acquired Enigma, a developer of

post acquisition integration  SLM Expansion: Enigma Acquisition Shortly after its 2012 user conference, PTC   acquired Servigistics and significantly expanded its service lifecycle management (SLM) capabilities, adding to its then existing service offerings, Arbortext and 4CS . The large “product and service advantage” vendor made another similar move this year, right after the recent PTC Live Global 2013 conference. PTC has acquired Enigma , a developer of software that aggregates and delivers technical content in Read More

KANA Attempts the Union of Customer Acquisition and Service


KANA Software is a global provider in customer service solutions delivered on-premise or in the cloud, and these solutions unify and maintain context for customer journeys across agent, Web, social, and mobile experiences. The vendor’s solutions have reduced handling time, increased resolution rates, and improved net promoter score (NPS) at more than 850 enterprises, including half of the Global

post acquisition integration  Attempts the Union of Customer Acquisition and Service KANA Software is a global provider in customer service solutions delivered on-premise or in the cloud, and these solutions unify and maintain context for customer journeys across agent, Web, social, and mobile experiences. The vendor’s solutions have reduced handling time, increased resolution rates, and improved net promoter score (NPS) at more than 850 enterprises, including half of the Global 100 and more than 250 government agencies. The Read More