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5-step CRM Software Selection Guide: A Pragmatist’s Guide to CRM Software Selections


Selecting a new enterprise customer relationship management (CRM) solution is an undertaking that requires careful planning and managed execution. And in fact, there are a number of common mistakes that organizations make. Failing to execute the selection process in an objective and structured fashion can be an expensive financial mistake—as well as a fatal hit to your professional reputation.

yankee stadium  Sheryl Kingstone of the Yankee Group convincingly illustrates that hosted solutions continue to show lower TCO over a five year period. Reference Appendix V for publicly distributed Yankee group figures or contact the Yankee Group for more detailed information. We highly recommend preparing your own Total Cost of Ownership analysis if you are trying to evaluate the relative costs of hosted and non-hosted solutions. Reliability : With a SaaS solution, the provision of an adequate infrastructure is the resp Read More

Voice Self-Service Leverages the Knowledge Base to Improve Customer Interactions


Deploying voice self-service (VSS) is undeniably attractive to enterprises because it improves the speed, consistency, and convenience of information sent to customers, and decreases costs. Knowledge bases play a key role in helping enterprises achieve greater return on investment because they link web- and speech-based self-services together. In particular the emergence of VoiceXML has truly shifted speech and IVR platform hosting options.

yankee stadium  costs and speed deployment. Yankee Group Yankee Group has research and sales staff located in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America and Asia-Pacific. For more information, please contact one of the sales offices listed below. Corporate Headquarters 31 St. James Avenue BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS 02116-4114 T 617.956.5000 F 617.956.5005 info@yankeegroup.com EMEA 55 Russell Square LONDON WC1B 4HP UNITED KINGDOM T 44.20.7307.1050 F 44.20.7323.3747 euroinfo@yankeegroup.com North America 200- Read More

Case Study: Peerless Pump


Peerless Pump has been designing, engineering, and manufacturing pumps for more than 80 years. The company was basing component stock levels on historical data, as it did not have the ability to accurately forecast customer demand. But with forecasting and demand planning software that increased forecast accuracy, the company has nearly doubled its sales over the past four years, while keeping inventory levels constant.

yankee stadium  Study: Peerless Pump Demand Solutions Forecast Management opens up a whole new world for supply chain management - better demand planning, improved inventory planning and, ultimately, increased efficiency and profits. Source : Demand Solutions Resources Related to Case Study: Peerless Pump : Forecasting (Wikipedia) Case Study: Peerless Pump Forecast Accuracy is also known as : Forecasting , Calculating Forecast Accuracy , Demand Forecast Accuracy , Measure Forecast Accuracy , Review Forecasting Read More

CIOs Need to Be Held Accountable for Security


As systems, networks, and websites suffer new magnitudes of Denial of Service attacks, malicious network scans, and network intrusions, organizational CIOs need to be held accountable for information security.

yankee stadium  9th. According to the Yankee Group, eBay, Buy.com, E*Trade, and Amazon cumulatively suffered losses in excess of $1 billion in the second week in February when they were hit with what is known as a Distributed Denial of Service attack. Fig. 2 Ebay.Com Share Valuation Drops after Site Outage due to Security Attack. Attorney General, Janet Reno, testifying before a Senate panel, called the challenge of averting cyber-crime one of the most critical issues that law enforcement has ever faced, the Associated Read More

Ask the Experts: Is Hosted CRM Really the Right Option for You?


We submitted this question to our analyst team to get their collective opinion. Read on to find out what they had to say. Leslie Satenstein With the advent of several “technological changes,” it hardly matters (from a performance point of view) if your CRM package is local or remote. • Operating systems are becoming less and less important for hosting desktop applications. • High

yankee stadium  dropping—a recent study by Yankee Group estimated that a company with less than 150 employees would have to invest $1.5 million (USD) to achieve traditional CRM with all the bells and whistles—a sizable investment. • A hosted solution can cost you about $50,000 (USD) per year—you have all the support you require, with customizable look and feel. • Without in-house technical skills to support CRM, an on-premise application may take limited resources off other more pressing concerns. This is espec Read More

Dynamic Best Practices of Vulnerability Management


Vulnerability management, the discovery of vulnerabilities and assessment of the risk to the network, is a critical part of both the security and business landscape that any company’s security team needs to understand and implement for long-term success. But companies that rely totally on signature-based defenses can be helpless against many threats. Find out how to reduce risks by identifying and eliminating weaknesses.

yankee stadium  persistence and exploitation. The Yankee Group puts The Laws of Vulnerabilities into action as our research, along with in depth customer interviews, serves as a basis for Dynamic Best Practices of Vulnerability Management. The Yankee Group has identified four dynamic best practices and has defined a set of specific actions to represent the continual motion required from IT to adjust to the dynamics of networks, users and vulnerabilities. Classify. Assign network resources a position in the hierarchy Read More

Yankee Group


Yankee Group is a research and advisory firm that focuses on the mobile economy. Yankee Group research follows five key themes: mobile marketing and commerce, mobile and connected devices, mobile applications and cloud, mobile broadband, and mobile leadership.

yankee stadium  Group Yankee Group is a research and advisory firm that focuses on the mobile economy. Yankee Group research follows five key themes: mobile marketing and commerce, mobile and connected devices, mobile applications and cloud, mobile broadband, and mobile leadership. Read More

What-if Scenarios for Analyst Firm Mergers and Acquisitions


Now that Gartner is acquiring AMR, we cannot help but wonder what will be the next acquisition or merger in the business software research field. There are not so many companies doing business software research and analysis, so the number of permutations is quite low. Let’s look at some of them and what the end result would be. Gartner acquires Aberdeen and launches The Magic Axis (Magic

yankee stadium  China Research and the Yankee Group might merge, forming the strongest analyst firm in the world, which will slowly acquire all competitors.  And finally, firms like Big Picture , Creative Strategies , Objective Analysis , and Customer Incorporated are likely to be the next preys since almost every research firm needs to see more of the big picture, use some creative strategies and objective analysis, and incorporate customers (in other words, make profit!). Read More

Trends in Customer Experience at TIBCO TUCON 2012


I have attended several enterprise software events in recent months that discussed trends and changes in IT, with big data, mobile computing, social collaboration, and cloud computing at the top of the list. For instance, at its recent SAP Retail Forum North America, SAP announced the availability of a retailing solution built on SAP NetWeaver Cloud (part of the SAP HANA Cloud platform) that

yankee stadium  in Customer Experience at TIBCO TUCON 2012 I have attended several enterprise software events in recent months that discussed trends and changes in IT, with big data, mobile computing, social collaboration, and cloud computing at the top of the list. For instance, at its recent SAP Retail Forum North America, SAP announced the availability of a retailing solution built on SAP NetWeaver Cloud (part of the SAP HANA Cloud platform) that effectively combines these trends. How these current IT trends are Read More

Customer Process Management: The Real-time Enterprise Depends On the Merging of CPM and BPM


Customer-facing processes are challenging to manage because they are always changing. Conventional workflow automation and stand-alone business process management (BPM) technologies lack many critical components found in customer relationship management (CRM). However, converging BPM and CRM provides the responsiveness, cost-effectiveness, and manageability to achieve optimal results. The converged approach helps align priorities enterprise-wide, reduce risks, and unblock revenue growth potential.

yankee stadium  operations and risk management. Yankee Group. Onyx Adds Business Process Engine and Analytics with Latest Product Release. June 15, 2005. Integration strengthens customer relationships Every department has customers of some kind, and many applications are used to serve them. CRM applications are specific to those customers the enterprise depends on for revenue, but there is significant additional value when CRM capabilities are accessible to processes throughout the enterprise. A converged approach makes Read More

Optimizing Gross Margin over Continously Cleansed Data


Imperfect product data can erode your gross margin, frustrate both your customers and your employees, and slow new sales opportunities. The proven safeguards are automated data cleansing, systematic management of data processes, and margin optimization. Real dollars can be reclaimed in the supply chain by making certain that every byte of product information is accurate and synchronized, internally and externally.

yankee stadium  seized the competitive advantage.” Yankee Group Report “Why Innovative Companies are Investing in Price Optimization, Execution and Analysis Solutions”, March 2004 While pricing is one of the more significant variables affecting a distributor’s profitability, relatively few dollars have been spent automating cost and gross margin modeling and management. Most distributors maintain extensive pricing schemas in their operational systems and create reports to analyze events long after the facts are a Read More

2008 Internet Security Trends: A Report on Emerging Attack Platforms for Spam, Viruses, and Malware


Just when malware design seemed to have reached a plateau, new and more complex attack techniques have now emerged. For a while, security controls designed to manage spam, viruses, and malware were working, but as a result of this success, the threats they protected against were forced to change. Learn about today’s key security trends and how you can fight against the sophisticated new generation of Internet threats.

yankee stadium  Internet Security Trends: A Report on Emerging Attack Platforms for Spam, Viruses, and Malware 2008 Internet Security Trends: A Report on Emerging Attack Platforms for Spam, Viruses, and Malware If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. Cisco acquired IronPort Systems in June, 2007. Now a part of the Cisco product family, IronPort email and web security appliances protect organizations of all sizes against spam, viruses, Read More

Acumatica 5.0 Is Generally Available


Acumatica has officially launched its Acumatica 5.0 enterprise resource planning (ERP) software release. All of the features that one could preview at the Acumatica Partner Summit 2014 are now generally available.

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Yankee Group: Business Reality of the Mid-Market Real-Time Enterprise


Read this research paper on the vision of the real- time enterprise, creating new operational efficiencies, improving customer relationships, and making better business decisions faster.

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How to Access and Buy Business Management Software


For most companies, changing accounting software is a daunting challenge. Not only is transitioning the accounting function to a new software package tricky in itself, but it is usually catalyzed by one or more business challenges that are (hopefully) solved by the new system. Knowing that, how can you minimize the risks involved in selecting a new accounting application?

yankee stadium  data point is a Yankee Group survey that showed that the most important three purchase criteria (for companies with less than 1000 employees) were: Vendor customer service Ability to customize the software, and Overall cost vs. budget This research is backed up by discussions with Sage Software VARs (Value Added Reseller) who reported key factors that include: Vendor leadership and financial strength Product flexibility and fit to business requirements, including integration to industry-specific systems, Read More