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Product, Project, Process, and People: The Four Ps of PLM Analytics
Product, project, process, and people represent the four areas of PLM analytics that may help PLM user organizations develop better products, improve the

scm product description  and supply chain management (SCM) systems may be involved. People: Measuring Employee Performance and More There are two situations that come to mind when thinking about the people element in PLM analytics: 1) Recently, the PLM industry started talking about the concept of people PLM following the discussion of using Web 2.0 capabilities in PLM. 2) About two months ago, I had a chance to talk to a project delivery team for a large industrial equipment manufacturer in China. One interesting topic

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GTM Solutions--Always Watch Out for SAP


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scm product description  majority of ERP and SCM vendors still lack native GTM functionality. The exception is SSA Global owing to its recent acquisition of Arzoon (see SSA Global Forms a Strategic Unit with an Extended-ERP Savvy ). Nonetheless, considering the ongoing increase in global sourcing, vendors will likely move to fill this gap via acquisitions or through strategic alliances with content providers. The former PeopleSoft , however, may be considered an exception to this rule. Since the midnineties, it has long offered Read More

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scm product description  investment into e-business, CRM, SCM, and PLM initiatives. Leading ERP vendors have finally addressed product development processes by developing or acquiring the components of a PLM suite. Among the first vendors to move in this manner were SAP, through internal development and partnership; SSA Global, through acquisition and integration; and late, Oracle, through internal development and partnership. The market dynamic is toward the extended enterprise, especially as it relates to e-PLM. Software Read More

Dealing with Global Trade Management Complexity


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scm product description  shipments, manage events, assess SCM risk, manage customs, clear customs, receive goods, and manage returns settle — create invoice, present invoice, reconcile documents, manage disputes, prepare documents, present documents, manage insurance claims, and receive remittance In any case, many of these could only be efficiently fulfilled through a Web-based hosted solution, priced per transaction. To optimally complete the global trade cycle, a business must automate, track, and provide visibility to the Read More

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Infor SCM


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How to Create Compelling Product Roadmaps


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