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Usability
Poor usability leads to irritation and fatigue and it has an adverse impact on the usage experience. In an on-line shopping web site, it can lead to loss of revenues. Poor usability in business applications leads to increased help desk costs. On the other hand, better usability makes our usage experience more fun and can increase productivity. A highly usable on-line shopping web site tempts repeat visits, builds customer loyalty, and increases its revenue-earning potential.

SEARCH FOR ARTICLES: matches only if the search term matches exactly with the way the web site has stored it; others are smart enough to present a hit list of approximate matches. Some on-line shopping web sites even lack a shopping cart feature and force you to keep entering the same information (for example, name, address and credit card details) separately for each item you want to buy. Poor usability leads to irritation and fatigue, even if users do not their feelings. It has an adverse impact on the usage experience. In
2/15/2004

OS SmackDown!
In the latest escalation in the battle between Windows and Linux, directions on how to replace each with the other have been published on the Web by their respective champions.

SEARCH FOR ARTICLES: OS SmackDown! OS SmackDown! R. Krause - January 12, 2000 Read Comments Event Summary Recently, Microsoft published instructions on how to remove Linux OS and install Windows 2000/NT4 on the newly-freed-up disk drive. Not to be outdone, Linux-philes have countered by publishing instructions on how to remove a Windows OS and replace it with Linux. To close the circle, Paul Ferris, Editor at Linux Today, highlighted the silliness by publishing his own mostly-joking piece on how to uninstall both Windows and
1/12/2000

A Sharp ASP
Sharp Microelectronics of the Americas has selected Harbinger as their Application Service Provider of choice. The multi-year contract will allow Harbinger to integrate e-Procurement and business applications across Sharp's e-Supplier community.

SEARCH FOR ARTICLES: A Sharp ASP A Sharp ASP A. Turner - July 14, 2000 Read Comments A. Turner - July 14, 2000 Event Summary On June 14, 2000, Harbinger Corporation, a supplier of business-to-business (B2B) e-Commerce solutions, announced it has been selected by Sharp Microelectronics of the Americas (SMA) as its Application Service Provider (ASP). Under the multi-year contract, Harbinger will begin work to expand Sharp s e-Supplier community and integrate e-Procurement transactions via a suite of applications hosted for
7/14/2000

Intel Outside?
Intel’s subsidiary, Intel Online Services recently announced AppChoice™ Managed Hosting Services. The service is designed to offer applications and hosting within their 'Internet Hosting Environment'. In addition to managed hosting services they intend to invest $1 billion in the development and integration of data centers worldwide. Does this mean new commercials will say 'Intel Inside and Out'?

SEARCH FOR ARTICLES: Intel Outside? Intel Outside? A. Turner - July 27, 2000 Read Comments A. Turner - July 27, 2000 Event Summary Intel Online Services, Inc., the Internet application hosting subsidiary of Intel Corporation, announced their AppChoice Managed Hosting Services, designed for customers who want control of their mission-critical applications along with the benefits of a fully managed, outsourced hosting solution. AppChoice offers a hosting platform that includes hardware, operating system and applications, as
7/27/2000

The Technology Choices
In the battle between Microsoft Business Solutions (MBS) and the UK-based the Sage Group for the small-to-medium enterprise (SME) market segment, technology choices will be a major factor.

SEARCH FOR ARTICLES: idea to enable the research and development (R&D) team to gain economies of scale by leveraging the chosen technology foundation to build common application components as commodities that can be deployed within the entire product portfolio is tempting and promising in the very long run, it will only happen in a few years time in the best case scenario, if at all, and most likely only for respective Sage s offerings in North America and the UK. The mitigating factor is the fact that, before that long-term
8/27/2005

IBM PC Line Redrawn
IBM has decided to combine its entire desktop PC line under one name. The NetVista brand, until last week the name for IBM’s thin clients and appliance desktops, will now cover the whole range, including newly-released models for home and business.

SEARCH FOR ARTICLES: included in any selection research. Although its fortunes have waned in the past year, this announcement shows it is still trying to stay in the game. However: brand-name changes should have no effect on purchasing decisions. Potential buyers should look at feature sets of the new NetVista products and compare them judiciously to competing models from Compaq, Dell, Gateway, and Hewlett-Packard. (See Table 1). Comparisons should include features such as processor, memory, hard drive capacity, number of
9/27/2000

SPSS Has A New ShowCase
On November 7, 2000, SPSS announced that they have signed an agreement to purchase ShowCase Corporation. The company sees a large part of its future in the analytical CRM market, and will use ShowCase to bolster staff and expertise levels.

SEARCH FOR ARTICLES: banking, finance, insurance, market research, and the public sector. SPSS brings its extensive data mining experience to the equation, and believes that there has been little penetration of data mining technologies in the mid-market. SPSS believes that the addition of ShowCase will strengthen its current analytical CRM solution, CustomerCentric, by adding technology that extends the current offering. This move may help SPSS compete more effectively with companies like E.piphany and Broadbase, who,
11/14/2000

The CEO, CFO, and TCO
Total cost of ownership (TCO) is a key component of the

SEARCH FOR ARTICLES: put that money into research and development (R&D) or marketing or additional sales resources? About the Author Olin Thompson , vice-president of industry strategy with Lawson Software , is a frequent contributor to TEC of articles of general interest to ERP and manufacturing management. He has over twenty-five years of experience as an executive in the software industry, and has been called the father of process ERP. He is a frequent author and award-winning speaker on such topics as gaining value from
12/4/2006

Layer 3 or Bust
Extreme Networks has once again seized the number one position in Layer 3 Ports shipped for the first quarter of 2000.

SEARCH FOR ARTICLES: Layer 3 or Bust Layer 3 or Bust G. Duhaime - June 12, 2000 Read Comments G. Duhaime - June 12 , 2000 Event Summary Extreme Networks, Inc. continues its dominance in the Layer 3 switching market. It is the number one provider in the Layer 3 market place for both 10/100 Mbps as well as Gigabit Ethernet ports. According to a report released by Dell Oro Group, Extreme Networks holds 24% of the 10/100 MB layer 3 switch market. Along with capturing the 10/100 MB market, Extreme has totally dominated the Gigabit
6/12/2000

Who the Heck Needs ROI?
Ten common errors prevent return on investment (ROI) calculations from being used as much or as well as possible. Avoiding intuitive decision making and basing ROI on quantifiable factors is essential to the success of major decisions, including software selection.

SEARCH FOR ARTICLES: Who the Heck Needs ROI? Who the Heck Needs ROI? Anthony Sarno and Robin F. Goldsmith - June 12, 2009 Read Comments There s a good chance that you should—and could—be using return on investment (ROI) calculations more than you currently do, or even more than you realize you could be. ROI is the way to measure value and objectively determine whether what you want to do will pay off, such as choosing among software options, or whether what you are actually doing is paying off (for instance, after you ve
6/12/2009


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