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Service Level Agreements for Manufacturers and Software Vendors in the Supply Chain
Supply chains are very complex, as is discrete manufacturing and the software that addresses its needs. To ease the complexities, service level agreements are

service level agreement article  in its supply chain. Service Level Agreements Defined An SLA is a contract between two parties that stipulates how one party will provide certain services and support within a given time frame to the other party. A manufacturer can have multiple SLAs with two types of organizations: 1) suppliers and distributors that provide products to its location(s), and 2) the software provider. Because supply chains and SCM software are very complex due to the nature of the discrete manufacturing business, SLAs are Read More

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A business practice that assists organizations to align their portfolio of projects with their business strategy. Professional services automation (PSA) refers to a system designed to streamline an...
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VSI Putting Its Service Management Feelers Out
Enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution providers are beginning to recognize that manufacturing companies now view aftermarket service as a strategic

service level agreement article  as service requests and service level agreement (SLA)/entitlement management, dispatching, and “store and forward” field mobility.   VSM is available as a traditional on-premise solution, via private cloud, or as a SaaS/public cloud solution. The suite’s key features include the following:   inventory visibility, workload balancing, and SLA adherence; service contracts and warranty entitlements management; business process management (BPM) functionality; fully integrated dispatch and scheduling Read More
It's the Aftermarket Service, Stupid! (Part I)
Regardless of the economic environment (and sentiments), I always think of the opportunity within the aftermarket service and support as a profitable, high

service level agreement article  achieve an overall desired service level across selected parts and locations. Reportedly, the optimization approach can result in inventory about 30-40 percent lower than individual part location and 20 to 30 percent lower than the demand accommodation approach with much less planning and labor. Warning: each prospective customer should check well which of these models would be the most appropriate for their business and ask the vendors to simulate real-life scenarios to them with germane data. Another Read More
One Vendor’s Mission to Make Service Businesses Click - Part 3
Part 1 of this blog series introduced ClickSoftware Technologies (NASDAQ: CKSW), which until recently had focused solely on workforce and service optimization

service level agreement article  Vendor’s Mission to Make Service Businesses Click - Part 3 Part 1 of this blog series introduced ClickSoftware Technologies (NASDAQ: CKSW), which until recently had focused solely on workforce and service optimization software solutions for large field service companies. Gradually, via both internal development and a few appetizing acquisitions in 2009, the vendor added a few important growth engines, such as  mobile computing  solutions, shift planning (rostering) solutions, and solutions for the Read More
Navigating Between Service Management Scylla & Charybdis - Part 2
Part 1 of this series analyzed the phenomenon of the rise of the service economy: the increasing importance of the service sector in industrialized economies

service level agreement article  costs (due to lower  service level agreement [SLA]  penalties, savings in fuel and overtime, better supply chain and inventory management, etc.) Improved customer service (i.e., first-time fix rates, SLA compliance, etc.) translates into improved customer satisfaction and loyalty Certainly, there are the following challenges of deploying mobile technologies: Cost of software, integration, service, and support Cost of hardware Security concerns Interference  and performance problems Mobile device and Read More
The State of Service Management
This document describes the current state of the service enterprise, and reveals the goals and investments prioritized by service leaders (over 200 polled in a

service level agreement article  State of Service Management This document describes the current state of the service enterprise, and reveals the goals and investments prioritized by service leaders (over 200 polled in a recent survey) for 2012. It also reveals the performance benchmarks of leading service organizations, and divulges the strategic elements that contribute to best-in-class performance. Read More
ITIL Service Support Processes in Record Time
To establish optimal service and support conditions, the case company, Naviair, chose to adapt and implement information technology infrastructure library (ITIL

service level agreement article  Service Support Processes in Record Time To establish optimal service and support conditions, the case company, Naviair, chose to adapt and implement information technology infrastructure library (ITIL) service support processes. During the process, Implement Consulting Group assisted with facilitation, ITIL input, and lean competences and tools. The existing procedures and instructions were combined with ITIL’s different service support areas. Read More
5 Key Steps to Make Field Service Profitable
Is field service seen as a cost center at your business? Providing field service can be a complex process, but that does not have to mean it’s unprofitable

service level agreement article  Steps to Make Field Service Profitable Is field service seen as a cost center at your business? Providing field service can be a complex process, but that does not have to mean it’s unprofitable. Every field service interaction is an opportunity to not only delight customers, but also increase revenue. Here are 5 easy steps to get your field service organization in the black this year. Accomplish all five and get your field techs, customers, and balance sheet in your favor. Read More
SAP field service
SAP offers an end-to-end service management solution that can be used across all the departments of a company to manage contracts, process issues, and

service level agreement article  field service SAP offers an end-to-end service management solution that can be used across all the departments of a company to manage contracts, process issues, and execute service orders. SAP Field Service is part of SAP Service Management, which offers functionality for service order management, installed-base management, warranty and claim management, parts logistics integration, and mobility. Analytics and big data features are also delivered by SAP to extend its core field service offering. Read More
Using Service Management Software to Enhance the Customer Experience
These days, high quality is a customer expectation; product features and related service become competitive differentiators. So how can service management

service level agreement article  Service Management Software to Enhance the Customer Experience These days, high quality is a customer expectation; product features and related service become competitive differentiators. So how can service management software for field service and for depot repair be leveraged to drive up customer satisfaction levels, increase sales of service offerings, and thereby drive revenue and margin? Read this whitepaper to learn more, with a special emphasis on some of the new and emerging technologies that Read More
Ventyx Service Suite
The Ventyx Service Suite software, services and roadmap have been developed in collaboration with the largest and most progressive group of utilities in the

service level agreement article  Service Suite The Ventyx Service Suite software, services and roadmap have been developed in collaboration with the largest and most progressive group of utilities in the world – over 100,000 mobile technicians and their dispatchers use Service Suite every day. Their ongoing feedback has enabled Ventyx to develop the most comprehensive, intuitive solution with proven functionality to increase productivity and reduce costs: Forecasting enables transparent and accurate workforce planning and the Read More
Reverse Logistics for Service
Reverse logistics management for service requires specialized software that accounts for many transactions and processes unique to installed base support. By

service level agreement article  Logistics for Service Reverse logistics management for service requires specialized software that accounts for many transactions and processes unique to installed base support. By implementing a configurable solution that automates the end-to-end reverse logistics cycle, service organizations can increase productivity, improve the customer experience, and significantly reduce costs. Find out more. Read More
Professional Service Strategies that Win: Executive View of the Cloud
This report focuses on how cloud infrastructures are being used by sales and marketing, finance, and operations in professional service organizations (PSOs). It

service level agreement article  Service Strategies that Win: Executive View of the Cloud This report focuses on how cloud infrastructures are being used by sales and marketing, finance, and operations in professional service organizations (PSOs). It outlines the benefits of using a cloud infrastructure to manage enterprise resource planning (ERP) and other enterprise systems. With the right solutions in place, globally dispersed project teams have unlimited accessibility to secure and reliable information. Read More
Top 10 Reasons to Take Your Field Service to the Cloud
Field service organizations both large and small are flocking to the cloud. They are abandoning on-premise software and simplifying technology so they can focus

service level agreement article  to Take Your Field Service to the Cloud Field service organizations both large and small are flocking to the cloud. They are abandoning on-premise software and simplifying technology so they can focus on what’s important: making customers happy. Here are 10 reasons why they have made the switch and why you need to take your field service organization to the cloud . . . or get left behind. Download the white paper and find out. Read More
Case Study: City of Montreal Police Service
The City of Montreal Police Service (SPVM) was seeking a new human resources (HR) system to manage professional development plans. The organization’s HR

service level agreement article  City of Montreal Police Service The City of Montreal Police Service (SPVM) was seeking a new human resources (HR) system to manage professional development plans. The organization’s HR department knew that the new system needed to cover training management, competency management, and performance management. Learn more about the HR system that the SPVM chose, and the benefits it provides to both officers and HR workers. Read More

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