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Trends in Delivery and Pricing Models for Enterprise Applications: Pricing Options
The licensing and delivery of enterprise software products is undergoing a fundamental shift from traditional up-front fees to incremental, per-transaction, and

power stream  the demand for processing power from different machines; and prioritize, schedule, and reschedule tasks based on the priority and demand users put on the network. In other words, when one server in the farm fails, another can step in as a backup. Also, a managed service provider (MSP) is a company that manages IT services for other companies via the Web, whereas an MSP client may use internal operations or an ASP to run its business functions. In any case, the initial idea is that, assuming a user

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Oracle Announces a Database Fire Sale


On December 16, Oracle Corporation announced lower software and support prices for the Oracle8i database. Specifically, the price of Oracle8i Standard Edition was lowered 40% from $25 per power unit to $15 per power unit, while Oracle8i Enterprise Edition was cut 50% from $200 per power unit to $100 per power unit.

power stream  unit to $100 per power unit. Every time we lower prices we sell more software, said Larry Ellison, Oracle Chairman and CEO. Just about the only reason people cite for not buying Oracle8i is price. Now that's fixed. Internet computing has driven the popularity of our database to an all-time high. Lowering prices will increase the overall size of the database market. Database prices are effectively reduced even further by making some separately priced optional features standard. Two key Internet Read More

Taking Stock of Infor’s HCM “Inventory Items” - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series started by expressing the “New Infor” sentiments (backed up with concrete examples and rationale) following my recent attendance of Inforum 2012. Then the article provided some historical background and described the lineage of the products that currently form the Infor10 HCM portfolio. The article also detailed some technical and organizational issues on both the

power stream  to Infor10 HCM, more power to them, but Infor will not really push them. The idea is to cross-sell the HCM and WFM capabilities as well as some newer business intelligence (BI), corporate performance management (CPM), and financial management system (FMS) applications, such as Lawson S3 Financial Management or Infor FMS SunSystems to these customers via Infor10 ION Connect lightweight integration. In summary, Infor’s outlined HCM strategy makes sense, is plausible, and has some potential for success. Read More

Linux at 25% of Server OS Market - Is Redmond Hearing Footsteps?


Linux has now grabbed 25% of the server operating system market share, passing Novell and knocking on Windows's door.

power stream  backlash when the mystical power of Linux is taken from the shaman and given to the masses. On a more practical/cynical note: any event (or series of events) which forces Microsoft to become more customer-friendly is not a bad thing. Although we do not expect Microsoft to open their source, nor to give away Windows, they may realize that Halloween and Linux myths memos are not working, and they may try a kinder, gentler tack. Read More

Enterprise Software Service and Maintenance Alternatives


Traditional license models may be wearing out their welcome for both vendors and customers. A competitive market and a more IT savvy business generation is prompting change, but what alternatives are out there for software service and maintenance?

power stream  named users, concurrent users, power users, servers, and other units , all in an attempt to balance the cost of the software with some measure of the value it provides. Software vendors have spent millions to insure compliance with these terms, including software that counts users and prevents extra users from using the system, and on-site inspections and license audits to determine additional charges. Conversely, software customers, especially those that are cash strapped in the mid-market, do not have Read More

Brand Management: Leveraging the Power of Integrated Marketing


The strength of a company can be traced to the value of its brands. Brand marketing managers seek to create and develop brand value by converting consumer insights into consumer loyalty. How can you overcome the challenge of developing effective marketing campaigns that convert consumer information into revenue and profit? Leverage the value of your brand with an integrated approach to brand management. Find out how.

power stream  Management: Leveraging the Power of Integrated Marketing The strength of a company can be traced to the value of its brands. Brand marketing managers seek to create and develop brand value by converting consumer insights into consumer loyalty. How can you overcome the challenge of developing effective marketing campaigns that convert consumer information into revenue and profit? Leverage the value of your brand with an integrated approach to brand management. Find out how. Read More

Virtualization: Optimized Power and Cooling to Maximize Benefits


Virtualization is a leap forward in data center evolution. It saves energy, increases computing throughput, frees up floor space, and facilitates load migration and disaster recovery. Optimizing your power and cooling infrastructure is an essential step in realizing the full potential of virtualization. Find out why optimized infrastructure is so important, and how you can reap the full rewards of virtualization.

power stream  Optimized Power and Cooling to Maximize Benefits Virtualization is a leap forward in data center evolution. It saves energy, increases computing throughput, frees up floor space, and facilitates load migration and disaster recovery. Optimizing your power and cooling infrastructure is an essential step in realizing the full potential of virtualization. Find out why optimized infrastructure is so important, and how you can reap the full rewards of virtualization. Read More

Value Proposition for IBM Power Servers And i: Comparing Costs for EnterpriseOne Deployments


It is a challenging time for Oracle EnterpriseOne (E1) users. Organizations must contain IT costs and still meet business demands. In many cases, pressures to improve performance and increase efficiency are magnified by today’s economic conditions. One solution is to employ—or continue to employ—the IBM Power server platform and i for core E1 systems. Learn how four different installations fared with this solution.

power stream  Proposition for IBM Power Servers And i: Comparing Costs for EnterpriseOne Deployments It is a challenging time for Oracle EnterpriseOne (E1) users. Organizations must contain IT costs and still meet business demands. In many cases, pressures to improve performance and increase efficiency are magnified by today’s economic conditions. One solution is to employ—or continue to employ—the IBM Power server platform and i for core E1 systems. Learn how four different installations fared with this Read More

ERP as a Living System: The Power of Community-Driven Product Enhancement


Today’s manufacturer is challenged by static enterprise resource planning (ERP) with annual complex upgrades. See how powerful change-on-demand capabilities allow companies to instantly align their ERP and business processes without a time-consuming IT effort. With a community-driven development approach, enhancements are driven by a community of users, and the system constantly improves in the exact way a user requires.

power stream  a Living System: The Power of Community-Driven Product Enhancement Today’s manufacturer is challenged by static enterprise resource planning (ERP) with annual complex upgrades. See how powerful change-on-demand capabilities allow companies to instantly align their ERP and business processes without a time-consuming IT effort. With a community-driven development approach, enhancements are driven by a community of users, and the system constantly improves in the exact way a user requires. Read More

Power HR's Business Contribution


This video explores how organizations can simplify the process of people management and build the best talent with Oracle HCM. Contextual, flexible, and actionable, with true predictive analytics, strategic talent management, collaboration, and built-in mobile are what makes Oracle HCM exceed expectations.

power stream  HR's Business Contribution If you do not see the video above, click here to download the video. Read More

Managing Vendor Code Customizations with AccuRev Stream-based SCM


Customizing third-party “vendor” source code is becoming increasingly common. But managing the incorporation of vendor application releases alongside customizations requires an additional layer of software configuration management (SCM) to integrate subsequent vendor releases. Traditional branch-based SCM tools require an unnecessarily complex branch-and-merge process. However, there is a more intuitive and efficient parallel development model for managing customizations to vendor code.

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Oil and Gas


Oil and gas companies—whether upstream, downstream, or mid-stream—face a wide range of industry-specific challenges, including new and evolving government regulations for air and water quality, and the need to better forecast prices in a highly volatile market (with fluctuating demand as well as fluctuating prices). There is also a shift in industry focus, from oil field exploration to exploitation, which raises issues related to “brown” (or mature) fields and sustainability.

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SAS BI Server


SAS Enterprise BI Server is a comprehensive, easy-to-use business intelligence software solution that integrates the power of SAS Analytics and SAS Data Management to provide insights that power better decisions. It includes role-based, self-service interfaces for all types of users within a well-defined IT governance framework and a centralized point of administration. This helps organizations simplify and speed business intelligence deployment.

power stream  solution that integrates the power of SAS Analytics and SAS Data Management to provide insights that power better decisions. It includes role-based, self-service interfaces for all types of users within a well-defined IT governance framework and a centralized point of administration. This helps organizations simplify and speed business intelligence deployment. Read More

The Power of Knowledge -- Knowledge is Power (Part 1)


The title of this blog post might sound like a no-brainer: as clear and indisputable as the “motherhood and apple pie” adage. Yet how many times have you dealt with a seemingly not-really-knowledgeable call center person over the phone or a clueless technician that showed up at your door? To be fair, maybe those folks were knowledgeable in principle, but were still ill-informed about your

power stream  Power of Knowledge -- Knowledge is Power (Part 1) The title of this blog post might sound like a no-brainer: as clear and indisputable as the “motherhood and apple pie” adage. Yet how many times have you dealt with a seemingly not-really-knowledgeable call center person over the phone or a clueless technician that showed up at your door? To be fair, maybe those folks were knowledgeable in principle, but were still ill-informed about your particular problem, previously explained at a great length Read More

Role of IT in the Power Sector-Focus on Distribution Systems


The power sector realizes the importance of information technology (IT), and its potential to contribute to the power reforms process. The global IT market for this sector provides a wide range of technology and solutions that can address the entire business value chain in power distribution—from setting up distribution network and service connection, to distribution load management, power delivery, and customer service.

power stream  of IT in the Power Sector-Focus on Distribution Systems The power sector realizes the importance of information technology (IT), and its potential to contribute to the power reforms process. The global IT market for this sector provides a wide range of technology and solutions that can address the entire business value chain in power distribution—from setting up distribution network and service connection, to distribution load management, power delivery, and customer service. Read More