Research and Reports
Software Selection Services
Stay connected with us
Featured Documents related to
Compaq's High-End Wintel-based Rack Servers - Working Hard to Stay #1
Compaq Computer Corporation, the #1 volume manufacturer of PC Servers, both US and worldwide, is fighting a strong challenge by Dell Computer. This note assess
s High-End Wintel-based Rack Servers - Working Hard to Stay #1 Compaq's High-End Wintel-based Rack Servers - Working Hard to Stay #1 R.A. Krause - August, 1999 Product Description Compaq's high-end Intel (four CPU) rackmount servers, the ProLiant 5500R , 6400R, and 6500R, are generally used for larger installations, such as data centers/warehouses, and by large companies wanting to minimize the floor space their computers use. Rackmount servers provide the ability to put a large number of CPUs in a
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
Discrete 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 or...
Start evaluating software now
I'm doing research for my company
I'm doing research for my client
I'm a software vendor
I'm a student
Antigua and Barbuda
British Indian Ocean Territory
Central African Republic
Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Congo (Dem. Republic)
Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
French Southern Territories
Guernsey and Alderney
Heard and McDonald Islands
Island of Man
Korea (Democratic Republic of)
Korea (Republic of)
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Northern Mariana Islands
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Sao Tome and Principe
South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands
Syrian Arab Republic
Trinidad and Tobago
Turks and Caicos Islands
United Arab Emirates
United States Minor Outlying Islands
Vatican (Holy See)
Virgin Islands (British)
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Wallis and Futuna Islands
District of Columbia
Enter security code:
Already have a TEC account?
Sign in here.
Your user name or e-mail:
Don't have a TEC account?
Documents related to
HP: Why Not Just Call It “e-Vectra.com”?
HP succumbing to the trend for simple, sealed case PC’s, will release the e-Vectra in April. E-look before you e-leap.
the same inroads in Wintel architectures as it has in the Mac world. Furthermore, USB support requires either Windows 98 or 2000 - not NT 4.0, whose stability is far better documented than either 98 or 2000. Finally, we believe the sealed case design has problems. What are you supposed to do if they break - throw them away? The classic Vectra may lack the millennial panache of its prefixed e-Vectra cousin, but at least you can replace a Vectra hard drive. That said, the HP e-Vectra offers better legacy
Does Microsoft Have Something Against 64-Bit Processors?
More cracks appear in the Wintel duolith, as Linux appears to be the first OS “ready for prime time” on Intel’s 64-bit “Itanium” processor. Despite Microsoft’s
makes interesting fodder for Wintel conspiracy freaks, there is minimal benefit to Intel in doing this. (In the short term; in the long-term, Redmond might consider exacting a penalty for Intel's lack of assistance .) In addition, Intel has shown an increasing willingness to work closely with Linux factions. Of course, we are tactfully ignoring the possibility that Intel will miss its delivery date anyway. [Less than 10% probability] Microsoft does the crash program thing, but accepts a three-month
Dell's High-End Rackmount Servers - Challenging Compaq's Wintel Dominance
Dell Computer Corporation has shaken up the PC Server market, in three years moving from the #5 US market share position to a solid #2 (and #3 worldwide) - and
Servers - Challenging Compaq's Wintel Dominance Dell's High-End Rackmount Servers - Challenging Compaq's Wintel Dominance R, Krause - August, 1999 Product Description Dell's high-end Intel (four CPU) rackmountable servers, the PowerEdge 6300 and 6350, are generally used for larger installations, such as data centers/warehouses, and by large companies wanting to minimize the floor space their computers use. Rackmount servers provide the ability to put a large number of CPUs in a small footprint, or to
High-End Wintel-Based Rackmount Servers - The Big Get Bigger
A market analysis of Wintel-based rackmount servers: who are the key players, why they'll stay that way, their strengths, why a customer would want one, and
Big Get Bigger High-End Wintel-Based Rackmount Servers - The Big Get Bigger R.A. Krause - August, 1999 Market Overview The high-end rackmount ( RM ) Intel-based server market is defined as servers (usually more than one) mounted into floor-standing ( FS ) equipment racks, plus storage and other peripherals. Prices range from ~$10K for a bare-bones configuration to $100+K for a loaded configuration. This market grew out of the need for customers to put more equipment in limited floor space, so that
Wintel Tries to “Embrace and Extend” the English Language
Intel and Microsoft are getting into the server appliance game, only this appliance is really a small server. But if they want to misuse the term, who are we
where Microsoft is dominant.] Wintel is now trying to jump on the server appliance bandwagon, albeit late. Intel has been thinking about selling servers under its own badge for about ten years. Until now, it has had limited success, preferring to sell through some systems companies. The Small Office Network (SON - is that a shot at Sun?) server resembles the Whistle InterJetII small server (now an IBM company and product), but is somewhat limited by comparison - try supporting a 25-person office Internet
The Move to PCI Express in Next-generation Systems
The next-generation input/output interconnect standard for the PC industry arises from PCI Express and PICMG 1.3 specifications. However, as platforms change to
Move to PCI Express in Next-generation Systems The next-generation input/output interconnect standard for the PC industry arises from PCI Express and PICMG 1.3 specifications. However, as platforms change to incorporate these standards, they’re virtually eliminating space for high-end telephony boards. When building telephony solutions, vendors must be aware of the changes in these specifications so that they can better use current and future systems for communications applications.
Expect Boom in Electronic Signatures
E-Pad deployment will skyrocket and make your fax machine obsolete. But don't expect all security experts to embrace electronic signatures as PKI solutions
Boom in Electronic Signatures Event Summary As the demand for desktop E-commerce solutions increases, organizations are looking for new and improved ways to speed up the signature authentication process that is inherent in relying on FAX machines. Today's choices for authenticating documents include faxing handwritten signatures or using secure public key infrastructure (PKI) solutions. With the complexity of installing and administering PKI through-out large organizations, coupled with fast growing
Autodesk Jumps on the Browser-based 3D Design Bandwagon
Autodesk is executing well along its main messages: cloud offerings are doing well, there is ongoing expansion in manufacturing, and the complete suite offering
Jumps on the Browser-based 3D Design Bandwagon On the eve of the Autodesk University 2013 conference, Autodesk is executing well along its main messages: cloud offerings are doing well, there is ongoing expansion in manufacturing , and the complete suite offering is working. The vendor recently announced that its customers will now be able to access Autodesk design tools via a Web browser . These tools include Autodesk Inventor, Autodesk Revit, Autodesk Maya , and Autodesk 3ds Max . Autodesk
Gateway, Dell Plan Windows-free Appliances
Gateway, Dell and others plan desktop 'Internet appliances' -- running on little or no Microsoft software.
Dell Plan Windows-free Appliances Event Summary October 28th, 1999 - Major personal computer makers, including Dell and Gateway, are quietly working on a wave of products that won't use Microsoft Corp.'s Windows PC operating system, the source of the software giant's market power. The desktop machines, which are expected early next year, will be designed primarily to surf the Internet and be priced far below standard PCs running Microsoft's Windows 98 operating software, industry executives said.
Dell Uses its Muscle to Beat Side-Effects of Taiwan Quake
Dell Computer Corp. chairman Michael Dell said Thursday the company's financial performance should not be affected by September's earthquake in Taiwan.
Uses its Muscle to Beat Side-Effects of Taiwan Quake Dell Uses its Muscle to Beat Side-Effects of Taiwan Quake R.A. Krause - October 15th, 1999 Event Summary October 7, 1999[Reuters] -- Dell Computer Corp. chairman Michael Dell said the company's financial performance should not be affected by an earthquake that knocked out industrial production in Taiwan last month. He said Taiwanese computer parts plants damaged in the September 21 temblor quickly resumed production and Dell, the world's second
Handspring’s Visor Passes Pocket PC
After less than a quarter in retail outlets, Handspring’s Palm-OS based Visor has sprung past Windows-based handhelds in market share.
Visor Passes Pocket PC Handspring’s Visor Passes Pocket PC R. Krause - July 18, 2000 Event Summary [June 22, 2000] - A new report from NPD Intelect reveals that Visor, a handheld from upstart startup Handspring, has now captured 25% of all retail sales in May (up from 18% in April) of personal digital assistants (PDAs). The Visor has also maintained its hold on the #2 position (behind Palm, Inc.), surpassing such established vendors as Casio and Compaq, both sellers of Windows-based
Transmeta to Intel/AMD: Eat Our Dust
Transmeta’s CEO says his company has a five-year lead on Intel’s and AMD’s technology. Reality or hype? And does it matter?
to Intel/AMD: Eat Our Dust Transmeta to Intel/AMD: Eat Our Dust R. Krause - October 4, 2000 Event Summary September 26, 2000 - In a recent interview, Transmeta Corporation CEO David Ditzel boldly stated that his company's technology is at least five years ahead of that of Intel and AMD, the two leading CPU vendors in the PC marketplace. Transmeta's Crusoe CPU was announced in January. Among Crusoe's notable features is its claim of super-low power consumption, resulting in much longer battery li
Presarios Freezing - and Not Because it's Winter
At least 20 Compaq customers who purchased the Presario 5800 PCs recently have reported inexplicable freezing of their PCs while surfing the Web or playing
compaq notebooks,compaq 7470,my pc keeps freezing,compaq quickrestore,mouse freezes,computer repair,compaq quick restore,compaq computers,compaq laptops,compaq windows 98,how to restore compaq presario,fix computer,windows slow boot,computer repair help,compaq cmos
Oracle Business Accelerators: Helping Midsized Businesses Grow Faster
Analyst Report on CDC Ross ERP for Process Manufacturers
Making Cloud an Integral Part of Your Enterprise Storage and Data Protection Strategy
Timesheet Software For Client Billing: A Buyer's Guide
How to Improve the Efficiency of Software Development for Cloud-based Environments
Understanding the Value of the Human Assets within Your Organization
Beware of CRM Innovation for Innovation's Sake
How Midsize Companies are Working Smarter: A 2011 Perspective-IBM Worldwide Study
Impartial Research About Enterprise Software Is Hard to Find
How to Plan and Manage in Times of Uncertainty and Volatility? Based on Reality and Facts, Duh!
MODX Web Content Management: Vendor Profile
Driving Better, Faster Decision Making through Finance
MODX Web Content Management: Vendor Profile
Essential Features of Manufacturing ERP Software
Is BI Really for Everyone?
Demystifying SAP Solution Manager
Protecting Your Business, Customers, and the Bottom Line: Malware Security Report
Astute Social Relationship Management
Bridge the Gap between BI Best Practices and Successful Real-world Solutions
TEC for Software Selection: Avoiding Screw-ups
Charting a Better Course for Your Business: Eight Rules for Investing in a New Accounting System
Analyst Report on Open Source WCM Vendor MODX
9 Things to Look For in Lean Accounting Software for Manufacturers
Internet Trust Marks: Building Confidence and Profit Online
Don't Forget to Factor In Mobile ERP When Selecting a New ERP System
Features and Functions
White Paper Newsletters