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Strategic Partnership between TEC and PMOLink Drives Better Software Decisions
PMOLink Inc., a leading consultancy helping organizations manage project development and business process reengineering initiatives, has partnered with

tco ilm  total cost of ownership (TCO) analyses, and integrated to provide clear supporting documentation for all IT-related initiatives. To learn more about how TEC helps organizations stay on track to successful software evaluations, selections, and implementations-at the lowest total cost of ownership (TCO)- please visit http://www.technologyevaluation.com/services/tec-solutions/ , read the related case study , or call Leona Patlik, Project Sales Coordinator. E-mail : Phone : 514-954-3665, ext. 244 About

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The Top Five Challenges with SQL Server Reporting and BI


Users of SQL Server value its power, speed, and affordability. But research shows that these users often face significant challenges in producing the business intelligence (BI)—reports, analysis, and dashboards—that they need to gain insight into their businesses. Learn how to evaluate three BI alternatives for Microsoft SQL users, and discover a new reporting and BI paradigm for SQL Server.

tco ilm  Business Intelligence Deployment , TCO of BI Products , End-to-end Business Intelligence Solutions , BI Paradigm for SQL Server , Pre-bundled BI Solution , Primary BI Alternatives Microsoft Customers . Table of Contents   Executive Summary Introduction: The Dilemma of the Microsoft BI User When is Microsoft Business Intelligence a Fit? The Top 5 Challenges with Microsoft Business Intelligence Challenge 1: Report Backlogs Challenge 2: Limited End-User Self Service Challenge 3: Limited Dashboards Read More

Stockgroup Information Systems


Stockgroup includes accountability, integrity and open communication, within its set of core values, to achieve its objectives of being a financially strong and profitable business. That's why when it came time to replacing its CRM system to better manage accounts, schedules, sales forecasting, and marketing, Stockgroup selected Maximizer Enterprise as its CRM solution of choice - an easier to use system with a lower TCO.

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The Greening of SaaS


Traditionally, the advantage of software as a service (SaaS) is that it reduces the costs involved in installing, deploying, and supporting stand-alone software. But recent “green” initiatives have shed light on another benefit: with no hardware to purchase or software to run, SaaS applications require less energy than their on-premise counterparts. Learn how your company can benefit from the “greening” of SaaS.

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Why Midsize Companies Need Business Intelligence Solutions in This Uncertain Economy


In today’s economy, executives face declining revenues and tough cost-cutting decisions. However, cost reductions alone are not enough to survive, especially for midsize companies, which often lack the resources needed to sustain a market downturn. Yet midsize companies can be much more agile—if they have the right information. Discover how you can improve performance with a business intelligence (BI) solution.

tco ilm  Applications Secure Operations Low TCO Executive Summary In today's economy, executives face declining revenues and tough costcutting decisions. However, cost reductions alone are not enough to survive in this market, especially for midsize companies, which typically lack the expansive resources needed to sustain a market downturn, yet have the ability to be much more agile with the right information. Midsize organizations require clear visibility into operations and processes, so they can quickly Read More

The Grape Escape 2011 Roundup


Although this year Judith Rothrock could not attend herself, she’s the driving force behind the annual JRocket Marketing Grape Escape® industry analyst event, now in its 11th year. As always, this year’s Grape Escape was a well-organized event hosting some key industry players. It afforded me and my colleague Gabriel Gheorghiu another opportunity to meet the software vendors who are JRocket

tco ilm  Grape Escape 2011 Roundup Although this year Judith Rothrock could not attend herself, she’s the driving force behind the annual JRocket Marketing Grape Escape ® industry analyst event, now in its 11th year. As always, this year’s Grape Escape was a well-organized event hosting some key industry players. It afforded me and my colleague Gabriel Gheorghiu another opportunity to meet the software vendors who are JRocket Marketing’s clients and obtain the latest news and updates straight from the Read More
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Calculating ROI for Business Intelligence Solutions in Small and Midsized Businesses


For many companies, a challenging business event or critical business pain precipitates a conversation about business intelligence (BI). But don’t wait until you introduce new products, upgrade your IT environment, or notice that your inventory is increasing but not your sales. Find out how to build a return on investment (ROI) for your BI applications and projects, so you can leverage your own data before it’s too late.

tco ilm  collaboration. APPENDIX A Sample TCO Calculation for a Software as a Service (SaaS) vs. Traditional BI Implementation TCO Traditional BI SaaS Annual TCO After Year One SaaS BI/PM Application License BI/PM Application License (Maint.) Data Integration License (ETL) System Integration Costs System Integration (Maint.) Database License Database License (Maint.) Infrastructure/Hardware Internal T Personnel Training Support/Subscription Fees TOTAL Cost-savings over 5-year horizon for a SaaS vs. Traditional BI Read More

Don’t Wait to Automate: Achieve Immediate Cost, Productivity, and Security Benefits by Automating IT Management.


Manual IT management can create significant problems with service and control for small- to medium-sized businesses, and add worrisome operational and resource costs. However, automated IT systems can significantly reduce and even eliminate many of these problems. Automate your IT systems now to increase security, provide users with better service, and lower your total cost of ownership (TCO).

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Forecasting Total Cost of Ownership for Initial Deployments of Server Blades


For organizations deploying many servers, total cost of ownership (TCO) analyses favor blade over rack-optimized systems. Blade server systems—reducing both capital and operating expenses—exploit economies of scale when deploying servers in volume. Saving power, cooling, and space by more than 25 percent, the blade advantage is particularly relevant for servers working in conjunction with storage area networks (SANs).

tco ilm  total cost of ownership (TCO) analyses favor blade over rack-optimized systems. Blade server systems—reducing both capital and operating expenses—exploit economies of scale when deploying servers in volume. Saving power, cooling, and space by more than 25 percent, the blade advantage is particularly relevant for servers working in conjunction with storage area networks (SANs). Read More

Meridian Systems’ “Catch Up” Challenge in the Capital Infrastructure Industry - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series covered the spectrum of Meridian Systems’ Proliance solution for Tier One, multi-billion-dollar global companies. It also analyzed Meridian's early bet on leveraging Microsoft Office Business Applications (OBAs), and harnessing the Building Information Modeling (BIM) technology collaboration that is revolutionizing the capital infrastructure industry. Meridian, which

tco ilm  Systems’ “Catch Up” Challenge in the Capital Infrastructure Industry - Part 2 Part 1 of this blog series covered the spectrum of Meridian Systems’ Proliance solution for Tier One, multi-billion-dollar global companies. It also analyzed Meridian 's early bet on leveraging Microsoft Office Business Applications (OBAs),  and harnessing the Building Information Modeling (BIM) technology collaboration that is revolutionizing the capital infrastructure industry. Meridian, which promotes its Read More

Managing the Total Cost of Ownership of Business Intelligence: A 360-Degree Perspective


For many companies, total cost of ownership (TCO) of business intelligence (BI) solutions is out of control. And the problem is growing, fueled by ever-increasing demands from the user community, massive new sources for data, new capabilities, shadow it landscapes, and the cost of keeping people abreast of all the changes. This paper focuses on developing a framework for monitoring and managing the TCO of BI.

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Business Case - J.E. Mondou


Learn how JE Mondou Ltd., a 33-store, Montreal-based pet food and accessory chain updated its retail IT system with a cost-effective, end-to-end ERP solution from Microsoft.

tco ilm  very exact needs. Ongoing TCO should drop because Windows ® programmers are more plentiful and economical than for Unix. We have Windows expertise onsite and this system isn't fussy. As controller, Bazinet sees Mondou retaining money once lost to employee shrinkage. We can track problem stores much faster, take extra precautions with tempting merchandise, and see whose shifts coincide with losses. Reducing system cost LVMB and Tri-City worked with Mondou to keep costs down. Retail Management System Read More

Enabling Technologies for Power and Cooling


In stark contrast to a few years ago, IT executives now rank power and cooling among their top concerns. As IT continues to support more servers, power and cooling have become limiting factors to the number of data center servers. However, there is a solution. Blade server thermal technology optimizes power and cooling while improving energy monitoring—real benefits that reduce the overall IT total cost of ownership (TCO).

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Overcoming the Barriers of Stand-alone Business Applications


Small to medium businesses (SMBs) like yours are the lifeblood of the economy. However, you may feel you need an operational boost—one that transforms your enterprise into a customer-focused business with the ability for future growth. An integrated suite of applications can give your business processes the depth and flexibility to achieve what a collection of stand-alone applications cannot.

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ILM for the Enterprise: The Benefits of a Unified Approach


Information lifecycle management (ILM) is rapidly gaining acceptance as a process crucial to the success of many IT initiatives. The reason for this is the importance of managing data. With the growing demand for ILM comes a variety of solutions that follow a disjointed, point product approach. By choosing an ILM software designed to scale to its needs, a business can benefit from software built on a unified platform.

tco ilm  for the Enterprise: The Benefits of a Unified Approach Information lifecycle management (ILM) is rapidly gaining acceptance as a process crucial to the success of many IT initiatives. The reason for this is the importance of managing data. With the growing demand for ILM comes a variety of solutions that follow a disjointed, point product approach. By choosing an ILM software designed to scale to its needs, a business can benefit from software built on a unified platform. Read More