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St. Marys Paper Ltd.: Customer Profile
St. Marys Paper Ltd. is a pulp and paper mill located in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario (Canada). In 1989, it implemented a CHAMPS computerized maintenance

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Software Functionality Revealed in Detail

We’ve opened the hood on every major category of enterprise software. Learn about thousands of features and functions, and how enterprise software really works.

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Software Test Tools

Tools exist to support software testing at all stages of a project. Some vendors offer an integrated suite that will support testing and development throughout a project's life, from gathering requirements to supporting the live system. Some vendors concentrate on a single part of that life cycle. The software test tools knowledge base provides functional criteria you might expect from a testing tool, the infrastructure that supports the tool, and an idea of the market position of the vendor.  

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profile tool  in the Ideal Candidate Profile that Human Resources was not the best area to consider for supported features from Relevant, rather we should analyze the product from the perspective of its Manufacturing Management functionality. In fact, when all criteria are given an equal priority (the normalized benchmark in Figure 2). Relevant's Inventory Management and Purchasing Management scores are not far behind its Manufacturing Management score. These groups of criteria do not have any higher level groups that Read More

Governance, Risk, and Compliance Management


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profile tool  to a myriad of high-profile stories about companies that failed to meet regulatory requirements governing finance, environmental compliance, and other areas. In each case, executives have been held accountable, stock prices have dropped, and brand image has suffered. GRC issues are also a top priority because business leaders increasingly understand that seemingly small operational control weaknesses can significantly impair corporate performance. These obstacles might range from a supplier inventory shor Read More

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PeopleSoft Gathers Manufacturing and SCM Wherewithal Part One: Recent Anouncements


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