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Enterprise Applications Battlefield Mid-Year Scoreboard Part 2: Microsoft
The results from providers of strategic infrastructure that have more technology irons in the fire have typically proven better lately, if not spectacular, with

year xbox  Applications Battlefield Mid-Year Scoreboard Part 2: Microsoft Enterprise Applications Battlefield Mid-Year Scoreboard Part 2: Microsoft P.J. Jakovljevic - August 27, 2002 Event Summary The market has recently witnessed a number of high-profile announcements of stalwart vendors in the enterprise applications space. Given the contrasting nature of these announcements, from impressive to disappointing financial performances on one hand, and from new acquisitions and/or job openings to massive

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Microsoft Analyst Event Part Two: Dynamics Offerings for ERP and CRM




year xbox  was the biggest launch year in Microsoft's history, including Surface , Windows 8 , Windows 8 Phone , xBox Kinect , SQL Server , and others coming on board. Presumably, Microsoft Dynamics apps will work with all of these products. Even more, Microsoft Dynamics is positioned as the unifying business services fabric for innovation at Microsoft, and it will be (or already has been) bolstered by Yammer , Office, Skype , SharePoint, VS.NET, Bing Maps , and other services. In fiscal 2012, the Read More

Will 2013 Be IBS’ Comeback Year? Part 1


Several years ago enterprise applications market observers might have talked about Sweden’s “Three I” enterprise resource planning (ERP) vendors: Intentia, IFS, and IBS. While hardly anyone has ever questioned those publicly traded vendors’ industry savvy and product functionality, all three of them have struggled with stagnant growth and red ink for the major part of the late 1990s and early

year xbox  2013 Be IBS’ Comeback Year? Part 1 Several years ago enterprise applications market observers might have talked about Sweden’s “Three I” enterprise resource planning (ERP) vendors: Intentia , IFS , and IBS . While hardly anyone has ever questioned those publicly traded vendors’ industry savvy and product functionality, all three of them have struggled with stagnant growth and red ink for the major part of the late 1990s and early 2000s. The first one is no longer an independent company and is Read More

Lawson Ends the Year with Another Acquisition: Human Capital Management Software Vendor Enwisen


Lawson Software, a global enterprise resource planning (ERP) software vendor, announced on December 20 that it will acquire Enwisen; a privately owned software-as-as-service (SaaS)-based human capital management (HCM) software vendor based in Navato, California and currently with around 260 customers. Lawson is no stranger to Enwisen. In fact, since 2008, Lawson has been reselling

year xbox  Ends the Year with Another Acquisition: Human Capital Management Software Vendor Enwisen Lawson Software , a global enterprise resource planning (ERP) software vendor, announced on December 20 that it will acquire Enwisen ; a privately owned software-as-as-service (SaaS)-based human capital management (HCM) software vendor based in Navato, California and currently with around 260 customers. Lawson is no stranger to Enwisen. In fact, since 2008, Lawson has been reselling Enwisen’s AnswerSource Read More

Fourth Shift Hopes To Thrive On China’s Greener Pastures


January has marked increased PR activity at Fourth Shift, with mixed, bittersweet announcements. While 2000 was a disappointing year, mostly owing to the 26.5% license revenue decline compared to a year ago, the latest product release and success in markets outside of the reach of bigger competitors, bodes well for a brighter future.

year xbox  $0.04 per share a year ago (See Figure 1). Included in the fourth quarter results was a one-time charge of $0.03 per share for an expense reduction plan implemented during the quarter. Total revenue for the quarter was $14.9 million, a 17.2% drop compared to $18 million a year ago. Total revenue for fiscal 2000 was $61.2 million, which is 11.6% drop compared to $69.2 million for fiscal 1999. The net loss in 2000 was $4.9 million, compared to a net profit of $1.9 million in 1999. Particularly Read More

PeopleSoft's CEO Steps Down


On September 21, PeopleSoft founder David Duffield stepped down as chief executive of the struggling business software maker. The 12-year-old company announced that president and chief operations officer Craig Conway would take on the additional role of chief executive officer. Duffield will remain chairman of PeopleSoft's board.

year xbox  in May of this year from OneTouch Systems (San Jose, California), which dealt with broadcast networks and distance learning. Conway also spent eight years at PeopleSoft's rival Oracle (Redwood Shores, California), as a vice president, in a variety of roles, including Marketing, Sales, and Operations. Market Impact Conway brings to PeopleSoft a serious corporate image that was sometimes lacking in the laid-back Duffield, who prided himself on having created a company with a family-like atmosphere. Read More

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IBM Tries to Take More Market Share from Oracle, BMC, and CA


IBM has announced a four-year, $200 million investment to make it more cost effective and easier for companies to manage data on IBM S/390 enterprise servers. They will attempt to compete more effectively with Computer Associates (which acquired Platinum Technology and Sterling Software), BMC, and Oracle in the lucrative database tools market.

year xbox  IBM has announced a four-year, $200 million investment to make it more cost effective and easier for companies to manage data on IBM S/390 enterprise servers. They will attempt to compete more effectively with Computer Associates (which acquired Platinum Technology and Sterling Software), BMC, and Oracle in the lucrative database tools market. These types of tools are indispensable to database administrators and system administrators to ensure that performance and uptime are maximized. According to the Read More

IFS Far Cry From Running Out of Breath


In May, IFS reported results for Q1 2000. It generated revenue of $57.0 million, a 21% increase compared to a year ago. License revenue grew 73% quarter over quarter to $18.6 million, while net income was $6.0 million.

year xbox  increase compared to a year ago. License revenue grew 73% quarter over quarter to $18.6 million, while net income was $6.0 million (See Figure 1). IFS has continued its investments in the US market. Net sales in North America rose by 248% to $13.2 million, and the US market accounted for 23% of sales during 1Q00. Earnings during the period were affected by the fact that IFS' shareholding in Exactium was divested to US-based Pivotal Inc, which became a significant e-business partner at the same time. The Read More

Michigan State Giving Students a Desire2Learn


Desire2Learn announced that Michigan State University (MSU) has signed a multi-year contract to use the Desire2Learn Learning Suite for the school's nearly 48,000 students. MSU selected Desire2Learn over its current provider, Blackboard, after a review of several solutions, including open-source Moodle, Blackboard, and Desire2Learn. According to the MSU Web site, “The Michigan State decision was

year xbox  (MSU) has signed a multi-year contract to use the Desire2Learn Learning Suite for the school's nearly 48,000 students. MSU selected Desire2Learn over its current provider, Blackboard, after a review of several solutions, including open-source Moodle, Blackboard, and Desire2Learn. According to the MSU Web site, “The Michigan State decision was based on input regarding features, functionality, and strategic considerations (cost, licensing terms, etc.).”  Brendan Guenther, director of support teams at Read More

Case Study: Hayward


With goals to decrease operating costs and increase sales, Hayward—a leader in the building materials industry—knew it needed to replace its 25-year-old software with an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution that would enable business process re-engineering and more. The solution Hayward chose enabled it to more effectively manage its supply chain and generate bottom-line value to customers. Find out why.

year xbox  needed to replace its 25-year-old software with an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution that would enable business process re-engineering and more. The solution Hayward chose enabled it to more effectively manage its supply chain and generate bottom-line value to customers. Find out why. Read More

The Keys to Effective Project Governance Leadership


Project Sponsor.com conducted a three-year research program on project governance. The findings turned up some surprising facts on how project governance is approached and applied in businesses today, and shed some light on what is required for project governance to be effective.

year xbox  some 25 to 30 years ago as a means of transferring accountability for projects from the project (and IT) team to the business. But this hasn't worked out well, as people generally don't take on accountabilities when they don't know what they're doing. To illustrate, just about every major IT project disaster in the past 20 years has had a governance team (or sponsor and steering committee, as it is also known as) of experienced executives who, in this context, did not know what it was doing. And when Read More

CentricMinds


CentricMinds is an Australian enterprise content management company. As a developer, it has a six-year pedigree covering web content, document management, and workflow solutions. With customers covering government and every industry vertical, CentricMinds supports a growing customer base in Asia Pacific, Europe, and Latin America. CentricMinds was formed in 1997.

year xbox  developer, it has a six-year pedigree covering web content, document management, and workflow solutions. With customers covering government and every industry vertical, CentricMinds supports a growing customer base in Asia Pacific, Europe, and Latin America. CentricMinds was formed in 1997. Read More

Another Year on the ILM Journey


Quocirca conducted two surveys separated by twelve months that looked at the data management infrastructure of UK and Irish businesses, and how this was linked to their ability to respond to the whims of the regulators. In the year between the two surveys, a lot had changed.

year xbox  Year on the ILM Journey Quocirca conducted two surveys separated by twelve months that looked at the data management infrastructure of UK and Irish businesses, and how this was linked to their ability to respond to the whims of the regulators. In the year between the two surveys, a lot had changed. Read More

Case Study: Fischer Skis Ski Manufacturer Streamlines Operations


Fischer, the world’s largest ski manufacturer, grew 47 percent in a three-year period and found its operational staff was spending too much time reconciling data among disparate systems. Plus, it was impossible to accurately analyze customer data to forecast sales and inventory projections. After implementing Everest, Fischer has increased customer satisfaction with real-time order and inventory information. Find out how.

year xbox  47 percent in a three-year period and found its operational staff was spending too much time reconciling data among disparate systems. Plus, it was impossible to accurately analyze customer data to forecast sales and inventory projections. After implementing Everest, Fischer has increased customer satisfaction with real-time order and inventory information. Find out how. Read More