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Intentia Possibly Seeing Daylight
Intentia hopes it is entering a new growth phase, with a new product portfolio and a rapid increase in license revenue. The company finally seems determined to

event proposal format  - November 22, 2000 Event Summary On October 24, Intentia International AB, a Swedish provider of enterprise business applications, reported financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2000. License revenue increased 46% over the third quarter of 1999, and 23% for the first nine months of the year. The figure represents the most rapid growth in license revenue for a single quarter since the third quarter of 1998. However, consultancy revenue continued to hold back total revenue by declining 9% from

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SAP Starts Pushing - “Politely”


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event proposal format  Starts Pushing - “Politely” Event Summary SAP AG (NYSE ADR: SAP), and BackWeb Technologies Inc. (Nasdaq: BWEB), a provider of push technology for e-business solutions, announced an alliance making BackWeb's patented Polite push technology an underlying component of the mySAP.com Marketplace from SAP. As part of the solution, SAP is working with BackWeb to provide a push platform for its popular mySAP.com business-to-business online community and solution set. The new service will allow companies to Read More

EAI - The 'Crazy Glue' of Business Applications


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event proposal format  management processes and reporting. Event monitoring, response and escalation Establish capacity, performance and availability requirements for the system that will be built using the technology. Define an implementation timeline linked to business system deployments. Create a selection team with clear roles and responsibilities. Build the Business Case Identify the potential time and cost savings of the future model. Include anticipated maintenance and product application extensions. Design a Future Read More

Waking Up to a “New Day” at Infor


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event proposal format  and alerts generated by Event Management and Workflow are managed through the Tasklist, which features an Activity Stream–based UI. And because ION Tasklist can run stand-alone or in a portal, users can work the way they want to work. Infor will be adding support for mobile and tablet devices at a later time to enhance flexibility. The Infor10 release also provides flexible deployment options, including the Infor10 CloudSuite platform (formerly Infor24 —read blog post ), to increase business speed Read More

Software Selection Processes-Accelerating Vendor Identification


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event proposal format  every industry hosts an event like this; not all software vendors may be present, and the timing of the trade show may not coincide with this step in your selection process—or you may not have the travel budget or time to take advantage of the event. An easier way to accelerate this step of the process is to attend a virtual trade show. During the Internet boom years of 1998 to 1999, online trade show software was developed. Conceived as a way to replicate the physical trade show and to deliver the Read More

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Inovis Delves into PIM by Snatching QRS Part One: Event Notes


The termination of QRS' merger with JDA Software opened a window of opportunity for business commerce automation provider Inovis to acquire QRS, indicating a potential shift in its traditional strategy of B2B e-commerce connectivity (i.e., to drive its offerings well behind the enterprise firewalls).

event proposal format  Snatching QRS Part One: Event Notes Event Summary As recently discussed in Not All Acquisitions Happen: JDA and QRS , the initially seemingly well thought out acquisition between JDA Software Group Inc . (NASDAQ: JDAS), a prominent global provider of integrated software and professional services for the retail demand chain, and QRS Corporation (NASDAQ: QRSI), a leading provider of collaborative commerce and trading community building solutions, with nearly 10,000 retail and manufacturing customers, was Read More

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event proposal format  the TEC Vendor Challenge event and are looking to see Montreal while you’re at it, I’m here to help. From now until the event date in mid-September, I will be posting suggestions of places to visit during your stay. The selections are based on my personal opinion of the best sights to see, exhibits to check out, places to eat, and lounges/bars to help you unwind after a long day. I’m sure you’ve all heard that Montreal is like Paris and New York had a baby, and the best place to really experience Read More

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event proposal format  com SalesProposals.com’s central product is the Sales Document Builder (SDB), an Internet-based service which automates the sales proposal development and production process. Read More

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event proposal format  Manufacturing Market Part One: Event Summary Event Summary In our relatively recent article about the still ongoing consolidation in the market, What Does Vendor Consolidation Mean To The End User? , we mentioned that the market will not stop short at the eventual Big Five or so of the largest leading vendors. Namely, we expect the market for application software to further segregate into two tiers. The first group will be a limited number of very large vendors, while the second group will be a large Read More

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Last minute discounting has become so prevalent that many companies have come to depend on it as their default sales strategy. Employing a go-to-market strategy of being the lowest cost provider is one thing, but dramatic, tactical discounting on every deal will erode your company's margins and leave you digging a deeper and deeper hole in which your company will ultimately bury itself.

event proposal format  your CEO, special invitation events, input into your product development plans The Gold Option Gets the customer all of what they need (and a few wants) Budgeted level of investment. This is aimed right at the prospect's budget level. Most or many of the features, modules, components, capabilities Proven, talented and dependable resources Quick time to value An attractive ROI Other perks, such as quarterly meetings with your VP of Service, special invitation events When your prospect tells you your Read More