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SAP to Become Leaner, Meaner and More Organized
SAP is reportedly planning a radical revamp of its software development operations in an effort to regain dominance of the North American business software

sap siebel compare  product functionality areas where SAP has stumbled, particularly in the United States, where competition from more nimble point solutions vendors like i2 Technologies, in the SCM market, and Siebel Systems in the CRM market has taken its toll. SAP has also been feeling additional pressure from direct US ERP competitors Oracle and PeopleSoft, who have been more aggressively marketing their Internet-extended ERP products. Breaking down a large organization into smaller, more manageable and responsible

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Business Intelligence (BI)

Business intelligence (BI) and performance management applications enable real-time, interactive access, analysis, and manipulation of mission-critical corporate information. These applications provide users with valuable insights into key operating information to quickly identify business problems and opportunities. Users are able to access and leverage vast amounts of information to analyze relationships and understand trends that ultimately support business decisions. These tools prevent the potential loss of knowledge within the enterprise that results from massive information accumulation that is not readily accessible or in a usable form. It is an umbrella term that ties together other closely related data disciplines including data mining, statistical analysis, forecasting, and decision support. 

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Flexible Customer Data Integration Solution Adapts to Your Business Needs


Siperian's master data management and customer data integration (CDI) solutions allow organizations to consolidate, manage, and customize customer-related data. The type of CDI hub implemented depends on the CDI environment's maturity, requirements, and alignment with an organization's internal processes.

sap siebel compare  and platforms such as SAP , Oracle , and Siebel . Because many organizations build their information structures based on these three platforms, the natural integration of Siperian's offerings with these products ensures seamless integration. Siperian delivers out-of-the-box, industry-specific models within the following industries: health and life sciences, financial services, high-tech, manufacturing, and communications and media. Companies in these industries can take advantage of these models, as Read More

What Is ERP in 2010?


When the term “enterprise resource planning” (ERP) was introduced, it applied primarily to the planning and management of resources needed to manufacture goods. Today, however, most business decision makers realize that their enterprises rely upon resources, and that planning is essential to optimize how those resources are acquired, allocated, and used. Learn how the definition of ERP has evolved, and what it means today.

sap siebel compare  including offerings from Oracle, SAP, Sage, Epicor, Netsuite and Microsoft. Whether you’re just looking for basic features such as accounting, CRM, finance and HR or need a robust solution with a full suite of add-on modules for your company, you’ll be able to evaluate the appropriate vendors with this guide. Source: Focus Research Resources Related to What Is ERP in 2010? : Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) (Wikipedia) What Is ERP in 2010? Enterprise Resource Planning is also known as : ERP Read More

Infor Strikes Again (at Long Last): Getting “Soft” While Flexing Its Muscles? - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series analyzed Infor’s latest acquisition of SoftBrands Inc., a company with a somewhat complicated history and lineage, and formerly called Fourth Shift and AremisSoft. The post concluded that, from a higher level overview, Infor has a good synergistic opportunity with the SoftBrands Hospitality solutions but some serious tweaking to do with the SoftBrands Manufacturing

sap siebel compare  with SAP for the SAP Business One Fourth Shift Edition   product. Infor’s Opportunity But I will still go out on a limb here and say that SoftBrands’ manufacturing products mentioned in Part 1 might have the best chances of being brought back to life under Infor. To be fair, Infor has breathed more than one breath of fresh air into some long-written-off enterprise resource planning (ERP) products. Think of Infor ERP LN (formerly Baan ) or Infor ERP Adage (formerly SCT Adage ) and how much these Read More

PeopleSoft - Are Business Intelligence and e-Commerce Enough?


PeopleSoft is currently developing the PeopleSoft Business Network (PSBN), which should incorporate business transactions, knowledge and analytical tools within and beyond enterprise boundaries. PSBN and EPM initiatives have the potential to increase revenues, however the coveted 50%+ annual growth is not achievable without strong product offerings in CRM and manufacturing area...

sap siebel compare  global ERP market), behind SAP and Oracle. The Company went public in 1992 and has grown from a $113 million HRMS vendor in 1994 into a $1.3 billion software powerhouse in only five years (see PeopleSoft, Inc. Annual Results Chart). In 1988 PeopleSoft delivered the market's first network-based human resources management system (HRMS) software. The Company has since broadened its software offering to include financials (in 1992), distribution (in 1994) and discrete manufacturing (in 1996). PeopleSoft Read More

The "S" in SAP Doesn't Stand for Security (that goes for PeopleSoft too)


During the course of product evaluations for a customer, the Technology Evaluation Center has uncovered a potential security hole in SAP R/3's three-tier architecture. SAP has revealed that they expect the database or third party products to handle security between the application server and the database server. If the client does not take these extra measures, the master password for the SAP database instance travels over the network in the clear, and can be captured. PeopleSoft has the same issue.

sap siebel compare  S in SAP Doesn't Stand for Security (that goes for PeopleSoft too) Event Summary During the course of product evaluations for a customer, the Technology Evaluation Center has uncovered a potential security hole in SAP R/3's three-tier architecture. SAP has revealed that it expects the database or third party products to handle security between the application server and the database server. If the client does not take these extra measures, the master password for the SAP database instance travels Read More

Emerging SAP Retail Solution: SAP Ganges, Powered by HANA


Many people may not know that 40 percent of the word's retailers are located in India—about 9.8 million retailers, many of them small one-person businesses, supply the whole nation. These businesses face many challenges: stock-outs, supply, pricing, and competition. And they are feeling the pressure of managing their inventory levels and their ability to anticipate demand.

sap siebel compare  SAP Retail Solution: SAP Ganges, Powered by HANA Many people may not know that 40 percent of the word’s retailers are located in India—about 9.8 million retailers, many of them small one-person businesses, supply the whole nation. These businesses face many challenges: stock-outs, supply, pricing, and competition, just to name a few. And working capital–strapped small retail business owners in India are feeling the pressure of managing their inventory levels and their ability to anticipate Read More

SAP Learns The Ropes Of Fashion/Outfitting


With a heavy heart, in 1999, SAP had to go back to the drawing board, to do a thorough redesign of its erstwhile ill-reputed Apparel & Footwear Solution (AFS). It appears that the effort was worthwhile.

sap siebel compare  The Ropes Of Fashion/Outfitting SAP Learns The Ropes Of Fashion/Outfitting P.J. Jakovljevic - July 31, 2002 Event Summary The fact that no one, including the market leader, can sleep on its laurels in a demanding but forgiving market, has been possibly the best illustrated in case of SAP AG (NYSE: SAP), the leading provider of business software solutions. As reported in press at the beginning of July, SAP has resumed its aggressive marketing of its SAP AFS ( Apparel & Footwear Solutions ), specialized Read More

Winner Takes All - Siebel Ousts SalesLogix From Solomon’s Deal


Much sooner than its ERP counterparts had done it in their respective market, Siebel has been making a big push into the CRM mid-market with the introduction of eBusiness 2000 MidMarket Edition. Solomon Software, a division of Great Plains, is another in its string of recently announced notable product alliances.

sap siebel compare  Takes All - Siebel Ousts SalesLogix From Solomon’s Deal Winner Takes All - Siebel Ousts SalesLogix From Solomon's Deal P.J. Jakovljevic - September 8, 2000 Event Summary During a Solomon Partner Conference in August, Great Plains, a leading mid-market provider of back-office and e-business solutions, announced a number of new product enhancements and/or product alliances for its recently acquired division and former archrival, Solomon Software. Notable announcements were the availability of new Read More

SAP Software to Include Fiori User Experience, Free


SAP has responded to customer pressure and announced that SAP Fiori user experience and SAP Screen Personas software will be included with SAP software.

sap siebel compare  Fiori User Experience, Free SAP has responded to customer pressure and announced that SAP Fiori user experience and SAP Screen Personas software will be included with SAP software. SAP Fiori was launched last year and provided SAP users with a refreshing new and simple user experience across multiple devices. However, from the time of launch until now, SAP has been charging customers for SAP Fiori. The growth and adoption of Fiori over the last year created a challenge for SAP. One the one hand, the Read More

SAP Becoming a (Legal) Polygamist


SAPMarkets, the US dot-com spin-off of German ERP leader SAP AG, is partnering with Commerce One to build and sell software for online trading exchanges. This announcement comes only a month after its partnership with Nortel Networks for CRM product offering. SAP, owing to this alliance, has a chance to put content behind its extensive recent advertising campaign for mySAP.

sap siebel compare  Becoming a (Legal) Polygamist SAP Becoming a (Legal) Polygamist P.J. Jakovljevic - July 21, 2000 Event Summary According to the press release from June 14 at SAPPHIRE 2000 Las Vegas, the annual SAP Americas customer conference, SAP AG, the leading provider of inter-enterprise software solutions, SAPMarkets Inc., the SAP subsidiary dedicated to delivering mySAP.com marketplaces, and Commerce One Inc., the leader in global e-commerce solutions for business, announced a preliminary agreement to jointly Read More

Siebel: Great Plans for Great Plains


Siebel and Great Plains recently announced plans to expand their partnership allowing Great Plains' VARs to sell Siebel's eBusiness Applications. This agreement will allow Great Plains partners to sell a wide range of enterprise applications to upper-midmarket organizations

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Tailoring SAP Data Management for Companies of All Sizes


The need for accurate data management such as upload or download of data between a company’s data sources and SAP systems is more critical than ever. Users are relying on manual operations, which are inherently error-prone, and time- and resource-intensive. Today's environment requires enterprise-class automation to overcome these challenges of data management. Learn about one solution that can help improve SAP data management.

sap siebel compare  SAP Data Management for Companies of All Sizes The need for accurate data management such as upload or download of data between a company’s data sources and SAP systems is more critical than ever. Users are relying on manual operations, which are inherently error-prone, and time- and resource-intensive. Today's environment requires enterprise-class automation to overcome these challenges of data management. Learn about one solution that can help improve SAP data management. Read More

Siebel Sees Farther on Shoulders of Giants


Siebel Systems announces two alliances that promise new relevance for its customer relationship management software.

sap siebel compare  Sees Farther on Shoulders of Giants Siebel Sees Farther on Shoulders of Giants S. McVey - March 10th, 2000 Event Summary Siebel Systems recently announced joint marketing agreements with the top two supply chain management vendors, i2 and Manugistics. Both alliances will involve integration of Siebel's customer management interface applications with best-of-breed fulfillment capabilities to deliver improved customer satisfaction. i2 will use customer profile data captured in Siebel's call centers, Read More

SAP - A Humble Giant From The Reality Land? Part 5: Challenges and User Recommendations


Delivering on its enormously ambitious strategy is the challenge SAP faces.

sap siebel compare  Challenges and User Recommendations SAP - A Humble Giant From The Reality Land? Part 5: Challenges and User Recommendations P.J. Jakovljevic - August 10, 2001 Event Summary  During its international e-business conference, SAPPHIRE , on June 12-15, SAP AG (NYSE: SAP), the leading provider of business software solutions, released a spate of upbeat announcements in its effort to portray itself as a reformed vendor of choice for all aspects of e-Business, including planning and collaboration. As an Read More