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Federal Contract Management and Vendors' Readiness Part Three: Meeting Federal Requirements
Companies that are not already offering the capabilities of meeting the exacting, stringent requirements of federal agencies will likely not be able to tap the

federal agencies  exacting, stringent requirements of federal agencies are in the driver's seat to capture that market segment. Many customers require weekly progress reports and may be comfortable with the Microsoft Project format, but the product on its own cannot give the visibility and scheduling over a great number of concurrent projects, and that is where the products from niche vendors come into the picture within the mid-market manufacturing segment and even for smaller defense contractors. Increased federal

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ERP for the Oil and Gas Industry (Upstream)

The model of ERP systems for the upstream oil and gas sector addresses the particularly specialized business model of this industry. It is common practice for companies, individuals, and government agencies to form partnerships to explore, develop, and share production of oil wells. More often than not, this is a short-term alliance rather than a long-term partnership, and business structuring must therefore be flexible at initial set-up and throughout the lifespan of the venture. This model of ERP systems includes criteria for financials, human resources, production data capture and reporting, maintenance management, and supply chain management (SCM) functionality. 

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Fed Gives ERP A Shot In The Arm


There has been a hubbub in the public sector, with all major players fiercely competing and eventually winning important new federal contracts, primarily for components of enterprise applications. This strong government interest in ERP applications might explain a number of recent pundits’ retractions or downplaying of once brave and visionary statements of ERP obsolescence.

federal agencies  gather momentum. After all, federal agencies regularly contract with small or disadvantaged businesses and rely on state and local government for much of their information and program implementation. Consequently, for vendors to fully implement ERP and e-government systems at the highest levels, they will have to offer compatible products for smaller entities. Fortunately, states are another sector where ERP is experiencing significant growth. Taxpayers are demanding the same rich functionality and Read More

GSA Schedule Partnership Gets Network-1 in the Door


Lyme Computer, a woman-owned 18 person consultancy specializing in setting strategic IT agendas and implementation services for Federal Agenices, partners with publicly traded intrusion detection vendor in a gold security partner alliance.

federal agencies  Supply Schedule, caters to Federal Agencies and the educational market. Figure 1. Lyme Computer Systems' GSA Schedule adds value to partnerships.   Market Impact Network-1's commitment to the partnership shows how important it is for vendors hoping to make in-roads in the Federal Agency market to be on the GSA schedule. Federal Agencies can rapidly expedite the procurement of products and services of companies that are on the GSA schedule. The difference is significant enough that if you're not on the Read More

USi to Offer Managed Messaging for U.S. Feds


USi plans to not only host messaging, but also to offer technical expertise and training to government agencies as part of its enterprise Exchange outsourcing package.

federal agencies  enterprise-scale managed solution for Federal agencies with mission-critical messaging and collaboration needs. Market Impact USinternetworking, Inc. will be the first Application Service Provider to enter the Government market with enterprise wide messaging solutions. USi will be using Microsoft Exchange 2000 (Still RC-1) to demonstrate its abilities at the annual FOSE show in Washington, DC. USi plans to not only host messaging, but also to offer technical expertise and training to government agencies Read More

Federal Contract Management and Vendors' Readiness Part One: Entry of Small Vendors into Federal Contracts


When all enterprise vendors go for ERP and like solutions to help improve the business of small, midsize, and large aerospace and defense (A&D); engineer-to-order (ETO); contract manufacturing; maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO); and like project-oriented manufacturing companies they may face the need to meet government contract requirements.

federal agencies  of economic boom and federal surplus, agencies, contrary to their private sector or commercial counterparts, have not had many qualms about devising large-scale, fragmented, homegrown, maintenance-intensive informational systems from scratch. The times have drastically changed almost overnight and cost-cutting remains one of the most important reasons why agencies are implementing ERP systems. The other reasons why ERP has recently become a far more attractive option for the federal market might be the Read More

Human Capital Management for the Public Sector


In the face of shrinking budgets and increasing demands, public sector agencies must transform themselves into providers of value-added services. By developing strategic human capital management (HCM) operations, they can align and engage every employee in the pursuit of organizational mission delivery. The most cost-effective approach to this challenge is through the integration of a comprehensive HCM solution.

federal agencies  Capital Management for the Public Sector Human capital Management for the Public Sector Make Every Employee a Strategic Asset with SAP® Solutions If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. Founded in 1972, SAP has a rich history of innovation and growth as a true industry leader. SAP currently has sales and development locations in more than 50 countries worldwide and is listed on several exchanges, including the Frankfurt Read More

DoubleClick Takes Bath, Throws in Towel


After weeks of being deluged by lawsuits, bad press, federal regulatory investigations and nasty name-calling, DoubleClick backs off on its plans to tie surfing behavior to personally identifiable information.

federal agencies  lawsuit, and launched a Federal Trade Commission investigation of the uses of consumer information collected over the Internet. Also it is possible that the popular search engine HOTBOT was hacked to protest the DoubleClick action. For at least two days a search for DoubleClick brought up as the first entry the DoubleClick home page with a tag line identifying it as The (in)famous DoubleClick Company. DoubleClick did not answer TEC's queries about this strangely deprecating text. Market Impact Read More

Audience Targeting: State of the Industry Study-What’s Happening Now and What’s Next


A recent survey indicates that audience targeting is not always employed, and is not always understood. Agencies are more likely than advertisers to grasp the value of audience targeting, but likely do not use it to its full potential. Publishers have found it valuable for in increasing reach, but have concerns about data ownership. Find out more.

federal agencies  Targeting: State of the Industry Study-What’s Happening Now and What’s Next A recent survey indicates that audience targeting is not always employed, and is not always understood. Agencies are more likely than advertisers to grasp the value of audience targeting, but likely do not use it to its full potential. Publishers have found it valuable for in increasing reach, but have concerns about data ownership. Find out more. Read More

Delivering the Business Value of Automating Business Processes to Small and Medium Enterprise


Enterprises of all sizes today face common problems dealing with handling increasing business complexity while reducing costs. The solution continues to be the automation of business processes. SAP is an established leader in addressing the needs of large enterprises. Building on that performance and identified best practices, SAP built and launched SAP Business One. SAP Business One was designed to offer small and medium businesses the same business streamlining and efficiencies at a scale and scope appropriate to their needs. IDC recently interviewed a number of companies that have successfully deployed SAP Business One. The purpose of our interviews was to determine what impact the software had on their productivity and cost reduction.

federal agencies  systems integrator serving a federal government customer base, deployed all three components of SAP's financial accounting module. The software, in conjunction with improvements in NextiraOne Federal's financial operations, enabled NextiraOne Federal to reduce its accounts receivable staff from three people to one while improving the quality of invoicing a billing acceptance by 500%. Another example is Variety Food Incorporated, a food producer and distributor, was able to grow its business by 15% Read More

Leveraging IT and Electronic Discovery Technology to Meet the Expected Challenges Posed by Recent Changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure


When it comes to electronic discovery, the process of producing digital information as part of a legal matter, ignorance is no longer bliss. An overarching requirement is the need for organizations, especially general counsel, to comprehend what information it has, and where. This insight can prove invaluable as parties negotiate conditions of discovery and prepare strategies in support of litigation.

federal agencies  Recent Changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure When it comes to electronic discovery, the process of producing digital information as part of a legal matter, ignorance is no longer bliss. An overarching requirement is the need for organizations, especially general counsel, to comprehend what information it has, and where. This insight can prove invaluable as parties negotiate conditions of discovery and prepare strategies in support of litigation. Read More

CipherOptics


CipherOptics is the leading innovator of Compliance-Grade™ network security solutions, providing transparent security overlays that solve the fundamental problems of scalable data protection. Trusted by the most security conscious enterprises and government agencies in the world, CipherOptics provides a Safe Passage™ for data in motion with the lowest installation, management and operational costs.

federal agencies  CipherOptics is the leading innovator of Compliance-Grade™ network security solutions, providing transparent security overlays that solve the fundamental problems of scalable data protection. Trusted by the most security conscious enterprises and government agencies in the world, CipherOptics provides a Safe Passage™ for data in motion with the lowest installation, management and operational costs. Read More

Automating Stimulus Fund Reporting


Tracking and reporting stimulus fund spending are difficult tasks for chief information officers (CIOs). The US government’s accountability demands are forcing organizations that are spending American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funds to analyze floods of data. Discover how automated ARRA reporting systems can help you comply with reporting requirements without excessive labor costs or data management headaches.

federal agencies  worldwide, including all U.S. federal agencies and 60 of the nation's largest healthcare providers. SAP software is designed to provide the foundation for a fully integrated business intelligence platform, and as such, offers several major advantages: Open architecture supports all applications and database software - Designed for ease of use and quick startup, the solutions do not require an installation of SAP enterprise software or any other enterprise software to operate. All-inclusive data Read More

Enterprise Search for E-discovery Compliance


Enterprise search is rapidly emerging as a key component to electronic discovery, and is proving to be the very technology that organizations need to comply with US Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP). But not all enterprise search software is the same, and conducting a review of the various technologies available can be a daunting task. Find out what you’ll need to look for to ensure regulatory compliance.

federal agencies  to comply with US Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP). But not all enterprise search software is the same, and conducting a review of the various technologies available can be a daunting task. Find out what you’ll need to look for to ensure regulatory compliance. Read More

Using IWR to Cut Labor Costs without Outsourcing


Intelligent word recognition (IWR) provides a competitive advantage for operations that rely on the conversion of paperwork into computer-usable form, such as data entry departments of big government agencies and large financial institutions. In fact, IWR can automate data entry at a cost so low that it enables users of the technology to successfully compete against offshore service bureaus.

federal agencies  IWR to Cut Labor Costs without Outsourcing Intelligent word recognition (IWR) provides a competitive advantage for operations that rely on the conversion of paperwork into computer-usable form, such as data entry departments of big government agencies and large financial institutions. In fact, IWR can automate data entry at a cost so low that it enables users of the technology to successfully compete against offshore service bureaus. Read More

Fusion Consulting


Fusion Consulting provides operational management consulting services. Established in 2007, its client base primarily consists of tier-one corporations and agencies.

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