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Usability
Poor usability leads to irritation and fatigue and it has an adverse impact on the usage experience. In an on-line shopping web site, it can lead to loss of revenues. Poor usability in business applications leads to increased help desk costs. On the other hand, better usability makes our usage experience more fun and can increase productivity. A highly usable on-line shopping web site tempts repeat visits, builds customer loyalty, and increases its revenue-earning potential.

AGENCY FOR HEALTHCARE POLICY AND RESEARCH: Usability Usability S. Ketharaman - February 15, 2004 Read Comments Introduction There have been several reasons given over the years to explain the success of Microsoft s software products. Rarely has usability featured in these discussions. Many of us would recall how painful it was to draw a table in WordStar or WordPerfect . Microsoft Word made it simple, intuitive and fun to draw tables. The same goes for text formatting, mail merge, envelope printing, and so on. Extra wide screens in many software
2/15/2004

A Sharp ASP
Sharp Microelectronics of the Americas has selected Harbinger as their Application Service Provider of choice. The multi-year contract will allow Harbinger to integrate e-Procurement and business applications across Sharp's e-Supplier community.

AGENCY FOR HEALTHCARE POLICY AND RESEARCH: A Sharp ASP A Sharp ASP A. Turner - July 14, 2000 Read Comments A. Turner - July 14, 2000 Event Summary On June 14, 2000, Harbinger Corporation, a supplier of business-to-business (B2B) e-Commerce solutions, announced it has been selected by Sharp Microelectronics of the Americas (SMA) as its Application Service Provider (ASP). Under the multi-year contract, Harbinger will begin work to expand Sharp s e-Supplier community and integrate e-Procurement transactions via a suite of applications hosted for
7/14/2000

IBI + IBM = EAI
The latest entrant in the race to support IBM's MQSeries Integrator Version 2 is Information Builders (IBI) with its Middleware Technology Group's 'Enterprise Connector for MQSeries Integrator'. The product provides SQL access to over 80 different data sources, and should prove a good fit with MQSI. In addition, IBI has announced support for IBM’s WebSphere Application Server.

AGENCY FOR HEALTHCARE POLICY AND RESEARCH: IBI + IBM = EAI IBI + IBM = EAI M. Reed - December 14, 2000 Read Comments M. Reed - December 14, 2000 Event Summary Information Builders (IBI) , has announced support for IBM s (NYSE: IBM) MQSeries Integrator Version 2 via IBI s Enterprise Connector for MQSeries Integrator product. The combination of the two products provides application support on over 35 different platforms and over 120 relational, non-relational, transaction, and application sources. Information Builders has worked with IBM to
12/14/2000

Dell Drops WebPC
Dell Computer Corporation has decided to drop its 'WebPC' appliances, with somewhat less fanfare than was created for its November, 1999, announcement.

AGENCY FOR HEALTHCARE POLICY AND RESEARCH: Dell Drops WebPC Dell Drops WebPC R. Krause - August 1, 2000 Read Comments R. Krause - August 1, 2000 Event Summary Dell Computer Corporation has decided to stop selling the WebPC, Dell s attempt to break into the nascent Internet appliance consumer market. Dell blamed disappointing sales and component shortages for its decision. Originally announced in November, 1999, with a starting price of $999, the WebPC went through a round of price cutting in March, 2000, dropping the base price to $799 - still
8/1/2000

From CIO to CEO?
The step from Chief Information Officer to Chief Executive Officer seems like it should be simple, but few manage to take it. Sure you’ve managed a budget, engaged in strategic planning, and saved the company a bundle of money. Experience like that just gets you in the game – your ace-in-the-hole is something you didn’t train for.

AGENCY FOR HEALTHCARE POLICY AND RESEARCH: From CIO to CEO? From CIO to CEO? P. Meyer - December 11, 2000 Read Comments Featured Author - Peter Meyer - December 11, 2000 Introduction Why don t CIOs become CEO? The step from Chief Information Officer to Chief Executive Officer seems like it should be simple - one little initial. Shouldn t information, one of the most important assets of any organization, be the key to success and promotion? To many, it makes sense that a good CIO should become CEO. Does that happen? A quick search of the Fortune
12/11/2000

Cash Management 101
Cash management is an essential business process all organizations must perform to survive. Though cash management uses automation for much of the “grunt” work, it is human intelligence in the financial decision making that does the rest.

AGENCY FOR HEALTHCARE POLICY AND RESEARCH: Cash Management 101 Cash Management 101 Leslie Satenstein - August 13, 2008 Read Comments Cash management is a need common to both large and small businesses alike. In its simplest terms, cash management is the assurance that today s receivables plus today s account balances exceed today s payables. Failure to practice this business management process guarantees bankruptcy. Every large organization has a cash management group, sometimes called the treasury . This group s function includes management of
8/13/2008

i2 To Power Best Buy
Since introducing its first cavernous superstore in 1989, the Minnesota-based discount retailer has grown rapidly to over 350 stores in 39 states. The company now hopes to replicate the success of its brick-and-mortar business in cyberspace.

AGENCY FOR HEALTHCARE POLICY AND RESEARCH: i2 To Power Best Buy i2 To Power Best Buy Steve McVey - June 29, 2000 Read Comments S. McVey - June 29, 2000 Event Summary Consumer electronics supermarket Best Buy, Inc. announced it would license a suite of supply chain management applications from i2 Technologies to help it integrate strategic planning with merchandise and financial planning, enhance its ability to sell merchandise over the Internet, and link operations of its online and retail stores. Best Buy will implement i2 s applications for
6/29/2000

The Power of One
The typical mid-market company that has roughly $350 million in annual revenue, has not fully automated its business processes, and would gladly give up its legacy systems if everything could work from one server, and give the executives the information they need in the process. Another opinion in the dilemma - the one-stop shop versus best-of breed concept.

AGENCY FOR HEALTHCARE POLICY AND RESEARCH: The Power of One The Power of One Brion Schweers - August 27, 2003 Read Comments Introduction So many articles today discuss the capabilities of integration services and their ability to tie together information from multiple disparate systems. In the marketplace there are stand-alone products, provided by companies like Tibco and Vitria that perform these services, and it seems that all of the major ERP vendors now have an integration story of their own. The focus on integration stems from the fact that
8/27/2003

Sun Buys Cobalt
Sun has finally decided to move into the server appliance arena, by purchasing Cobalt Networks, a leader in that marketplace.

AGENCY FOR HEALTHCARE POLICY AND RESEARCH: Sun Buys Cobalt Sun Buys Cobalt R. Krause - September 29, 2000 Read Comments R. Krause - September 29, 2000 Event Summary September 19, 2000 - Sun Microsystems, Inc. has said it will acquire Cobalt Networks in a stock-swap deal valued at roughly $2 Billion. Sun is a leading manufacturer of Unix-based computers, while Cobalt is a leading manufacturer of computers known as server appliances . Server appliances are specialized variations of the servers commonly used as enterprise computing systems in a
9/29/2000

AMD Athlon Debuts
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--August 9th - AMD today introduced the 650MHz AMD Athlon(TM) processor, the world's fastest and highest-performance microprocessor for x86 computer systems.

AGENCY FOR HEALTHCARE POLICY AND RESEARCH: AMD Athlon Debuts AMD Athlon Debuts R. Krause - August 13, 1999 Read Comments AMD Athlon Debuts SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--August 9th, 1999 AMD today introduced the 650MHz AMD Athlon(TM) processor, the world s fastest and highest-performance microprocessor for x86 computer systems. The AMD Athlon family is designed to deliver unprecedented performance for cutting-edge commercial and consumer software applications running on high-end desktop systems, workstations, and servers. What this means: AMD
8/13/1999


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