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eFashionTrack


In 2006, eFashionTrack (eFT) was formed as a joint company by Textile Online Marketplaces Limited (TOM) and Sesam Ltd. At this time, the company decided to focus on further development and marketing of supply chain management (SCM) solutions for the garment industry through eFT. Early in that same year, the Java 2 Enterprise Edition (J2EE) version of the application environment was completed, enabling rapid conversion from .NET to J2EE code for clients using an Oracle database. The company's mission is to provide Web-enabled solutions to the garment industry, in order to address the quick turnaround requirements of fashion buyers in a highly fragmented global sourcing environment. Headquarters for eFT is located in Cheshire, UK, with a division office in Istanbul, Turkey.

tom tom tom tom  Textile Online Marketplaces Limited (TOM) and Sesam Ltd. At this time, the company decided to focus on further development and marketing of supply chain management (SCM) solutions for the garment industry through eFT. Early in that same year, the Java 2 Enterprise Edition (J2EE) version of the application environment was completed, enabling rapid conversion from .NET to J2EE code for clients using an Oracle database. The company''s mission is to provide Web-enabled solutions to the garment industry, in Read More

FinancialForce.com Gets an Investment Infusion


FinancialForce.com has received $110 million in funding, intended to fuel innovation and growth and expand all facets of the business. Tom Brennan, VP of marketing at FinancialForce.com, responds to TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic's questions.

tom tom tom tom  (CRM) software customers?   Tom Brennan, vice president of marketing at FinancialForce.com, answers frankly: UNIT4 remains a majority investor and there are no plans for spinoffs. There are some product overlaps, but our buyers are usually different. FinancialForce.com targets companies that are committed or willing to make Salesforce1 their strategic platform. UNIT4 offers its own cloud solution and the ability to run on premises. UNIT4 is also very focused on verticals, most of which are not targeted Read More

The Sum of All Malware Fears: Siemens on Stuxnet


When Stuxnet malware hit the mainstream media in September 2010, it all sounded like a plotline straight from a Tom Clancy thriller. After all, Stuxnet targeted the Siemens industrial control systems implemented at so-called “high-value infrastructure” installations in Iran. The media response was appropriately hysterical. TEC interviews Stefan Woronka, Siemens’ director of professional services, in an attempt to de-Clancify the story.

tom tom tom tom  plotline straight from a Tom Clancy thriller. After all, Stuxnet—the first worm ever developed to reprogram industrial systems —was reportedly designed to take aim at Iranian nuclear power stations. More specifically, Stuxnet targeted the Siemens industrial control systems implemented at so-called “high-value infrastructure” installations in Iran. The media response was appropriately hysterical. TEC’s managing editor David Clark decided to de-Clancify the affair by going straight to the front Read More

Finding Time for Yourself, Your Family, and Your PDA


Analyst Analogy    In the 1996 movie Jerry Maguire, Tom Cruise's character—a workaholic sports agent—decides that he’s had enough of trying to sign as many athletes as possible with his “show me the money” attitude and opts instead for fewer athletes on his roster where he will create a more “personal relationship” with them. He decides to write what he calls his “mission statement”—hoping the

tom tom tom tom  1996 movie Jerry Maguire, Tom Cruise''s character—a workaholic sports agent—decides that he’s had enough of trying to sign as many athletes as possible with his “show me the money” attitude and opts instead for fewer athletes on his roster where he will create a more “personal relationship” with them. He decides to write what he calls his “mission statement”—hoping the other sports agents in his organization will follow suit with his idea. Instead he gets fired! The point I’m trying Read More

6 Best Practices for Selecting ERP Software


Enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions are large, and complex by nature, making them very difficult to evaluate and compare. So how do you select the ERP solution that’s best-suited to your firm? In this guide, Focus Experts Dana Craig, Jonathan Gross, Tim Hourigan, Michael Krigsman, Tom Rogers, Bob Swedroe, and Chintan Tyagi share their top 6 best practices for selecting ERP software.

tom tom tom tom  Tim Hourigan, Michael Krigsman, Tom Rogers, Bob Swedroe, and Chintan Tyagi share their top 6 best practices for selecting ERP software. Read More

LeveragePoint Adds Value to B2B Pricing - Part 1


TEC’s in-depth 2011 article not only described the opportunities inherent in the business to business (B2B) pricing software market, but also ascertained that the value of this budding software category has yet to become universally known and appreciated. Sensing the opportunity, LeveragePoint is the latest market newcomer with a fresh approach to deal pricing negotiations.

tom tom tom tom  by pricing thought leader Tom Nagle, was a consulting firm providing pricing strategy consulting and training services. The well-known Economic Value Estimation™ (EVE) framework was developed by Nagle and his colleagues, as there were many other standard tools used in pricing. Nagle is the lead author of  The Strategy and Tactics of Pricing , the standard textbook on pricing strategy and tactics. He leads LeveragePoint’s board of advisors and his expertise is embedded in LeveragePoint’s online prod Read More

Baan And SSA GT Merge To Form A Mid-Market Empire With An ''Iron Side'' Part Two: Market Impact On Baan


Baan is now in a much better company, one that is solely dedicated to the enterprise applications business. In addition to Baan being in a better shape and hardly resembling its 1999/2000 incarnation - this time the vendor was rather a victim of its now ex parent's 'sins' than of self-inflicted wounds, which was the case prior to its Invensys stint.

tom tom tom tom  employs former Baan CEO Tom Tinsley, who replaced the founder and CEO Jan Baan in 1998, when the first ominous sins of mismanagement emerged, and resigned shortly after in 1999, when the troubles really escalated. GAP has recently injected $75 million in SSA GT, Baan''s future guardian. Anyway, in second half of 2000, crippled by eight consecutive quarters in the red and yet another full-year loss, Baan was acquired by then buoyant giant automating equipment provider, Invensys for more than $700 million. A Read More

Aligning Information Technology with Corporate Strategy


Aligning information technology (IT) with corporate strategy is key to maximizing the business impact of IT investments. Tree Top's structured process of reviewing proposed IT investments will allow an enterprise to understand this alignment, and prioritize investments.

tom tom tom tom  a decision support tool. Tom Stokes, chief executive officer (CEO) of Tree Top, Inc. , was clear on their corporate objectives: ongoing improvement to customer service revenue growth growth in return on equity Tree Top had decided it was time to replace their existing software. The software had served the company well for years. But the evolution of the business, the need to upgrade business processes, and their desire to meet the demands of their customers suggested that their software was no longer Read More

Managed Hosting in Europe: A Review of the Managed Hosting Market and Suppliers in Europe


The increasing use of virtualization allowed managed hosting providers to reduce costs by sharing infrastructure between customers, creating the earliest versions of what is now known as cloud computing. Platforms managed by specialists provide higher service levels, greater ease of secure access, and more manageable costs than many companies can achieve internally. Discover more about Europe’s managed hosting market.

tom tom tom tom  products like JBoss and Tom Cat. Finally, it should be pointed out that some MHPs specialise in the direct support of certain business applications like SAP, Oracle Applications or Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint and Dynamics. This should not be confused with ISVs who use MHP infrastructure to provide their own applications as a service. Data centre location Does a data centre location matter? To an extent yes, but it is more about the resources available at a given location than the location per se. Many Read More

Security Snafu at NetBank


Online internet bank NetBank suffered an embarrassing security exposure late last week when a customer discovered he had access to more funds and information than his own.

tom tom tom tom  was resolved. According to Tom Cable, Chief Technology Officer of NetBank, the problem occurred due to human error. NetBank is an FDIC insured institution. According to Cynthia Bonnette, spokeswoman for the FDIC, Significant implications for security and privacy are raised by this reported incident. Market Impact Incidences like the one at NetBank affect not only the institution in question, but the entire online internet banking community. Consumers read about incidences like this and become skeptical Read More

APICS 2009 From the Expo Floor: Is S&OP Coming of Age? - Part 4


Part 1 of this series talked about my attendance of the APICS 2009 international conference in Toronto (Canada) in early October. I attended only a few education sessions, and my conference visit focused more on exploring the expo floor and talking to the exhibitors. My overwhelming impression from the conference's expo floor was that its main value proposition this year revolved around the

tom tom tom tom  has worked closely with  Tom Wallace on training programs and Webinar programs . Accenture provides Steelwedge with a global reach and access to a large team of industry-focused S&OP experts. For its part, Logility has worked with a number of consultancies over the years. Its Voyager solution was  reviewed and influenced by Richard C. Ling  and has been deployed to support processes defined by Oliver Wight, Delloitte , and a number of other boutique consultancies that specialize in S&OP. Oracle’s Read More

Deltek Insight 2013-Discovering More


Celebrating 30 years of delivering purpose built solutions for professional services organizations, this year’s Deltek user conference, Deltek Insight 2013, was recently held in Dallas, TX. The theme for the conference was “Discover More” and Deltek’s recent history and the conference have lived up to this promise. The more than 2,500 attendees at Insight 2013 were entertained, inspired, and

tom tom tom tom  Kona in future articles. Tom Polen, director, solutions architecture , came to Deltek with the recent acquisition of Acumen. He is truly ecstatic about the product and has a right to be. The word revolutionary is too often bandied about when talking about software products, but the Acumen suite of tools (which includes Fuse, Risk, and 360) is one that deserves being placed into this category. If you’re a company that all too often finds out too late that your project plans were unrealistic, then you Read More

Seven Magic Questions: How to Improve Your Win Ratio by Selling Value Instead of Price


There are many consultative sales methods. Each has unique strengths and techniques, but they all try to focus on what matters to the customer. To improve your win ratio, there are seven questions you must first be able to answer.

tom tom tom tom  foot. About the Author Tom Sant, founder of The Sant Corporation and author of Persuasive Business Proposals , is internationally recognized as an expert on proposal writing. Sant''s website is http://www.santcorp.com Read More

Talent (Human Capital) Management and Sports? Sign Me Up, Please! - Part 3


Part 1 of this blog series introduced and analyzed some mixed feelings and doubts that we might still have about the noble concepts of talent management and human capital management (HCM), while Part 2 provided some definitions of these two software categories' respective scopes. No Laughing Matter, Indeed The discussion so far has ascertained that talent management, as a strategy, requires

tom tom tom tom  in seven years). Even Tom Brady, who has meanwhile become a star on his own (in part owing to his “extracurricular” activities), would be a good example of recruitment and succession planning . Well, at least till this very recent season-ending (possibly even career-ending) injury… In any case, I now subscribe to the “war for talent” motto from Part 1 , much more I mean. Make no mistake, I doubt that the above sports teams use the solutions from Taleo, Halogen ,  Kenexa , Lawson , Oracle , Read More