X
Start evaluating software now

 Security code
Already have a TEC account? Sign in here.
 
Don't have a TEC account? Register here.

Process Manufacturing (ERP)
Process Manufacturing (ERP)
The simplified definition of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is a set of applications that automate finance and human resources departments and help manufacturers handle jobs such as...
 

 visio rfq flowchart


Leveraging Technology to Maintain a Competitive Edge During Tough Economic Times -- A Panel Discussion Analyzed Part Two: Business Process Modeling
Business processes must be enabled across the artificial boundaries of disparate applications that must work together to support these business processes. To

visio rfq flowchart  multi-vendor solution equation at multi-division corporations? (see Part Six) This is Part Two of a multipart trend note. Each of the following parts covers questions and answers addressed by the panel. Questions and Answers (continued) Q3. How does the development of new business processes and business process modeling fit in? A3: Well, as mentioned earlier on, the focus of Web services and composite applications is on processes, as well as on data and transactions. A business process is any function

Read More


Discrete Enterprise Resource Planning (Discrete ERP) RFI / RFP Template

Financials, Human Resources, Manufacturing Management, Inventory Management, Purchasing Management, Quality Management, Sales Management, Product Technology Get this template

Read More
Start evaluating software now

 Security code
Already have a TEC account? Sign in here.
 
Don't have a TEC account? Register here.

Process Manufacturing (ERP)
Process Manufacturing (ERP)
The simplified definition of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is a set of applications that automate finance and human resources departments and help manufacturers handle jobs such as...

Documents related to » visio rfq flowchart

An Overview of the Knowledge Based Selection Process


The TechnologyEvaluation.Com’s (TEC) Knowledge Based Selection Process is a multi-part comprehensive analysis of a vendor’s tactical, strategic and qualitative measures as compared to the specific business and technology needs of our clients.

visio rfq flowchart  Overview of the Knowledge Based Selection Process An Overview of the Knowledge Based Selection Process B. Spencer, J. Diezemann & J. Dowling - March 15, 2001 Introduction The TechnologyEvaluation.Com's (TEC) Knowledge Based Selection Process is a multi-part comprehensive analysis of a vendor's tactical, strategic and qualitative measures as compared to the specific business and technology needs of our clients. The selection process encompasses nine process steps: Capability Assessment/Request for Read More

CRM Selections: When An Ounce Of Prevention Is Worth A Pound Of Cure Part One: The CRM Selection Challenge


Two of the greatest challenges IT decision makers face when selecting a CRM package is first, having a comprehensive understanding of their functional and technical requirements and second, identifying the vendors that best match their requirements. This article will focus on determining the functionality and technology required to enable business processes, and how to compare vendor offerings once those requirements have been documented.

visio rfq flowchart  required to enable the Vision -> Determine the functionality and technology required to enable each of the business processes. Two of the greatest challenges IT decision makers face when selecting a CRM package is first, having a comprehensive understanding of their functional and technical requirements and second, identifying the vendors that best match their requirements. This article will focus on determining the functionality and technology required to enable business processes, and how to compare Read More

Epicor Picks Clarus' Bargain At The Software Flea Market


Taking advantage of its rival Microsoft’s either reticence or satiation, Epicor recently acquired its long-term partner Clarus for an almost next to nothing price to provide mid-market with a solid add-on e-procurement and, eventually, SRM value proposition too.

visio rfq flowchart  as well as value vision methodology training to improve its success in the current economic environment. This is Part One of a two-part analysis of the acquisition of Clarus by Epicor. Part Two will discuss the Challenges and make User Recommendations. Clarus Background As a preamble, if it weren't for the inevitable ifs and buts', the acquisition would be logical for various reasons. Clarus would be yet another software vendor that has experienced a dreadful rise-and-fall trajectory. Originally a Read More

Ariba Goes Direct To (And From) The Source


Ariba will extend the capabilities of its B2B Commerce Platform by providing capabilities for buyers and sellers of direct and indirect materials to negotiate, trade and collaborate.

visio rfq flowchart  Goes Direct To (And From) The Source Ariba Goes Direct To (And From) The Source D. Geller - July 13, 2000 Event Summary eProcurement giant Ariba, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARBA) will acquire SupplierMarket.com, a company with expertise in Internet-based collaborative sourcing of direct and indirect materials. The purchase is for $580.8 million in stock. SupplierMarket.com had been expected to raise $100 million through a stock offering. Its initial valuation was to have been $412 million. SupplierMarket.com is a Read More

The Lexicon of CRM - Part 3: From R to Z


CRM. C.R.M. itself is an acronym, standing for Customer Relationship Management. This is part three of a three-part article to provide explanation and meaning for most of the common CRM phraseology. Here, in alphabetical order, we continue the Lexicon of CRM

visio rfq flowchart  Lexicon of CRM - Part 3: From R to Z The Lexicon of CRM Part 3: From R to Z R. Garland - November 2, 2001 The Lexicon is divided into three parts, this being the second of three. This third section covers the alphabet from R to Z. For A to I, see Part One . For J to Q, see Part Two . R  RDBMS - Relational DataBase Management System . The typical, standard database, with both data models, data definitions, and data storage capabilities. Examples include Oracle's 9i database, Microsoft's SQLServer 2000, Read More

Web-based Solution Steps Out for Cohesive Retailer Sourcing


TradeStone recently announced the commercial availability of its Unified Buying Engine, a technology platform that should enable user companies to streamline all purchasing into a single view and business process.

visio rfq flowchart  based Solution Steps Out for Cohesive Retailer Sourcing Progressing Towards Unified Buying Process As a gradual and logical evolutionary step, in mid-2005, TradeStone Software, Inc . ( http://www.tradestonesoftware.com ), a provider of collaborative e-sourcing solutions for Global 2000 companies, set its sights towards becoming the leader in enabling domestic and international sourcing through a unified buying process. This is a bold strategic initiative to support a single cohesive view and business Read More

ecFood Approaches Profitability - An Internet Trading Exchange Bright Spot


Focused on the sourcing needs of the food and beverage industry, ecFood has announced $50 million in transactions during the first quarter of 2001 with its sights set on profitability by the end of the year.

visio rfq flowchart  reverse auction software,reverse auction sites,procurement companies,online reverse auctions,forex,purchasing software,purchase order software,e procurement software,purchase order system,free forex training,reverse online auction,reverse auction site,procurement software,b2b reverse auction,beverage trends Read More

The Wizardry of Business Process Management - Part 4


Part 1 of this blog series started a lengthy discussion about the value proposition and parts-and-parcels of business process management (BPM), with an ensuing focus on Pegasystems (also known as Pega) as one of the leading BPM suite providers. Part 2 then analyzed in depth the vendor’s ability to help business users capture (and then realize) business objectives and intent, while Part 3 focused

visio rfq flowchart  are captured in Microsoft Visio  and are immediately executable. The User Interface (UI ) is modeled in WYSIWYG Web-based forms and is immediately executable. Integrations are defined in appropriate forms and are immediately executable, since there is a unified object and data model within a thin-client  Integrated Development Environment (IDE ). This method is in sharp contrast to the still-prevailing approach of deploying a patchwork of BPM modules in a non-declarative modeling manner. In this Read More

Reference Guide to Supply Chain Management (SCM) Features and Functions


This guide to supply chain management (SCM) functions/features will help you determine which SCM features are a high priority for your organization. Learn about SCM functions and features for WMS, TMS, international trade logistics (ITL), supplier relationship management (SRM), demand management, supply chain analytics, order management, service parts planning, and more.

visio rfq flowchart  ordered via requisitions. This division reflects substantial differences in the two methods of procurement. Management of catalogs supports requisition-driven procurement and the sourcing processes that precede MRP-driven procurement. Fulfillment The bulk of fulfillment functionality is traditionally performed by ERP and related systems such as order management, warehouse management, and distribution management systems. As companies virtualize and suppliers become increasingly involved in the fulfillment Read More

Syspro Hatches 'Encore' IMPACT On SME Manufacturers. Part 2: Market Impact


While Syspro’s recent product release does not necessarily represent a major ground breaking, its broad and well-attuned offering for small enterprises should certainly give other incumbent players a run for their money.

visio rfq flowchart  of the START Magazine Vision Technology & Business Award for 2001 in the Manufacturing ($50 million to $200 million) category. In naming Syspro Group as the winner of the START Vision Award, the judges expressed admiration for the company's recent development of the Material Yield System , a software solution that enables manufacturers and distributors to maximize the use of scraps. This is Part Two of a two-part note on Syspro. Part One detailed recent developments. This part discusses the Market Impact Read More

Smaller Vendors Can Still Provide Relevant Business Systems Part One: Event Summary


If Relevant Business Systems deliberately wanted to maintain its astute enterprise system as one of the best-kept secrets in the A&D and government contracting manufacturing markets, it has certainly succeeded. However, given a growing horde of viable solutions from larger and more renowned vendors, the company will have to spread the word much more aggressively from now on, while trying to stay outside its bigger competitors' "shooting range".

visio rfq flowchart  The company operates several divisions, has plants in California and Montana, and is in the process of integrating operations in Europe and Asia. New Wave's business model especially called for advanced functionality in forecasting and inventory management, since the company operates both manufacturing and after sales or service businesses. Part numbers and requirements overlap, but usage rates are independent. Thus, Relevant's materials resource planning (MRP) module works within the framework of Read More

INFIMACS Becoming Ever More RELEVANT For Project-Based Industries. Part 2: Market Impact and User Recommendations


The current market trend industry-wide is towards vendors that can provide comprehensive solutions for medium-sized companies. Relevant seems to have a fair shot at delivering that to project-based discrete manufacturers such as aerospace contractors, contract manufacturers of electronic components, window, door & frame manufacturers, and MRO organizations with revenues up to $300 million.

visio rfq flowchart  if any given part revision can be mixed in inventory with other revisions or shipped for a particular order. Each Revision Level indicates, on a scale from 1-99, a specific item's fitness for inventory mixing or shipment. During an issue or shipment, the ERP reviews whether or not the fitness number associated with the location allows specific items to be placed into inventory or shipped. As products are revised over their lifecycles, certain combinations of features will not coexist properly. Using the Read More

The Fashion and Apparel Retailers' Conundrum


Retail remains a very tactile industry, focused on the hand, drape, and durability of fabrics and trim—besides which, designs are still being sketched on paper and pinned on size models or mannequins.

visio rfq flowchart  Sourcing,global retail sourcing,sourcing strategies,sourcing structure,SCM,supply chain management,pricing pressures,supply chain agility,PLM,product lifecycle management,global outsourcing Read More

The Wizardry of Business Process Management - Part 3


Part 1 of this blog series provided a lengthy discussion about business process management’s (BPM's) necessary parts and parcels, and the software category’s value proposition. At the end of the article, I mentioned my recent attendance of a witty presentation that attempted to explain the essence of BPM via some humor and metaphor of the classic “Wizard of Oz” movie. Namely, on March 23, 2009,

visio rfq flowchart  use the familiar Microsoft Visio diagramming tool to visually create (model) the processes that will deliver better customer service . There are many pre-built solution frameworks with industry best practices to get them jump-started if necessary. But the second brick in the Yellow Brick Road is the ability of the technology to automate all necessary computer programming . Namely, business people can draw nice pictures and diagrams to capture objectives, but if between that model of what you want and Read More