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Geac Hopes To See System21 Shine Again Like 'Aurora' Part 3: Challenges and User Recommendations
One is only to hope that the Geac’s renewed interest in alliances and acquisition will be to the point of effectively enhancing prosperous product lines as

protestation origin  a few stable and profitable quarters, but the company has also shown the intent to move away from its all but failed business model of selling maintenance and services for outdated applications. As a result, it has a number of recent new contract wins. This note covers the following recent Geac announcements: The Extensity and EBC Informatique acquisitions A contract with ZPC Mieszko A contract with Ghim Li Holdings Co Pte Ltd Delivery of three new System21 products for automotive manufacturers Further de

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CAD-centric PLM, ERP-centric PLM, and Organic PLM: What's Right for You? - Part 3


Part 1 of this blog series started with the assertion that product lifecycle management (PLM) solutions are becoming increasingly important to enterprises in a strategic sense. However, not all PLM products are created equal, especially in light of their different origins. I then explored the advantages and weaknesses of the first group of PLM solutions: those coming from stalwart

protestation origin  with the assertion that  product lifecycle management (PLM)  solutions are becoming increasingly important to enterprises in a strategic sense. However, not all PLM products are created equal, especially in light of their different origins. I then explored the advantages and weaknesses of the first group of PLM solutions: those coming from stalwart computer-aided design (CAD)/computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) providers: Siemens PLM Software, Dassault Systemes , and PTC ( Autodesk and Gerber Technology Read More

Is Intentia Truly Industry’s First In Food Traceability?


With the acquisition of 49% of the Norwegian software company Scase, Intentia claims to be the first Enterprise Applications provider to offer an integrated system for origin tracing of food items. The announcement provides potential benefits for the livestock processing industry in the EU, but enterprises that are neither in the processing of livestock nor part of the EU will see limited application.

protestation origin  INT B), a Swedish provider of enterprise business applications, has announced that it is the first Enterprise Applications provider to offer an integrated system for origin tracing of food items. According to Intentia's John Gledhill, Food & Beverage Industry Application Manager, With the pressures now being created by the consumer and governments throughout the world for transparent traceability, our solution has the ability to track the individual carcass from farmer to the supermarket shelf, Read More

Red Hat Heads for the Cloud with OpenShift


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protestation origin  few years later). This approach shields users from the potential disruptions of continual enhancements that the open-source community keeps bringing to the Linux kernel. Red Hat currently dominates the market for Linux, the open-source computer operating system (OS) and main rival to the Microsoft Windows OS (and other proprietary OS products on the market). As of April 2012, Red Hat is the largest corporate contributor to the Linux kernel. Red Hat creates, maintains, and contributes to many free Read More

Jitterbit: Integration in Harmony


California-based provider of cloud-based application and data integration solutions Jitterbit has taken its strategy to offer a platform better adapted to the new requirements of integration at many layers a step further with the release of its integration offering, the Harmony Integration Cloud Platform.

protestation origin  Integration in Harmony California-based provider of cloud-based application and data integration solutions Jitterbit has taken its strategy to offer a platform better adapted to the new requirements of integration at many layers a step further with the release of its integration offering , the Harmony Integration Cloud Platform . In the words of Jitterbit, the Harmony platform will “make it easy for companies to amplify the value of their business apps by connecting them across the entire enterprise in Read More

TradeStone Software STARS 2013: Retail Rocks! Part 2


Part 1 recapped TradeStone Software's user conference, STARS 2013. TradeStone’s Core Capabilities TradeStone Software’s bread-and-butter capabilities continue to be sourcing, supplier management (including quality testing, inspections, and social, legal, and compliance-based supplier performance as exemplified in Guitar Center’s case study), and order management, which includes global trade

protestation origin  before they are firm. Provide collaboration of buyers with vendors pre and post order placement and replenishment. Handle order changes well both on the line and header levels. Accommodate setting up the relationships between the Sell, Trade, and Buy companies Functionally they don’t do much with product development, vendor collaboration on costing, quality management, or raw materials sourcing and ordering. Moreover, strategic sourcing software providers such as Ariba , Emptoris , SciQuest , Read More

E-mail 101


The first e-mail programs were created in the late 60s/early 70s—simpler times, when everyone on the network was trustworthy. Even knowing what we know today about spammers, we still tend to take e-mail for granted, and trust it far more than it deserves. Learn about the components of the e-mail system, understand how e-mail moves on the Internet, and find out how to interpret e-mail message headers.

protestation origin  Software Email 101 document provides a brief introduction to how Internet email works. It also explains how to analyze the headers in an email to determine its path over the Internet. Source: Roaring Penguin Software Resources Related to E-mail 101 : Electronic Mail (E-mail) (Wikipedia) E-mail 101 E-Mail 101 is also known as : Basic Email Protocols , Mail Flows , Email Setup , Mail Server , E-Mail Server , Email Client , Email Delivery , Mail Command , Email Message Data , Email Message , Simple Mail Read More

Can Webplan Reconcile Planning and Execution? Part One: Event Summary


According to the early signs, it appears that key elements of Webplan's business plan are producing results with dividends. These elements involve positioning itself as a response management player with new pricing and packaging that provides an aggressive entry point and fixed priced, fixed duration implementations; leveraging partnerships with enterprise applications vendors; and investing in field operations in North America and Asia with an expanded distribution model to include both direct and indirect global sales.

protestation origin  respond swiftly to today's problems in an informed manner: Active Spreadsheets provide Web-based global access to live data feeds from ERP, SCP, PLM, WMS, TMS (transportation management system) and other enterprise applications. With embedded AlwaysOn Analytics , manufacturers can analyze data based on near real time information and manufacturing algorithms (including calculating the impact of a demand change on supply requirements) found in a broad number of ERP systems such as SAP , Oracle , and many ot Read More

Semantic Systems S.L.


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protestation origin  organised in three main productive areas: the Solutions Department, devoted to consultancy and ad-hoc IT projects; the RTD Department, in charge of the development of own technology and products in the Knowledge Technologies arena; and the Department of Support and Maintenance, devoted to supporting the IT systems and ERP of internal and external customers. In 2014 started its internationalisation process in Colombia, Mexico and Germany. The company has led several successful RTD projects based on its Read More

No One Said Sourcing Overseas Would Be Easy


The many challenges and risks that retailers face when sourcing globally could be mitigated with the right software tools. Yet the sad fact is that few information technology systems fully support the complexities and unique requirements of global trade.

protestation origin  Anatomy of Retail Sourcing Processes , the issue of how to achieve more transparent and cohesive sourcing processes has become a frontline concern for many retailers, driven by boardroom directives to boost margins through the direct sourcing of lower priced international products. For more information and background, please see The Blessing and Curse of Global Sourcing and Supplier Management , Distinctions and Benefits of Strategic Sourcing , The Promise (and Complexities) of Private Labels , and The An Read More

True to its Texas Roots, i2 Does Everything Big


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protestation origin  of $208.9 million, which produced a net loss of $280.8 million, or $1.66 a share. The important thing to remember (as i2 is eager to point out) is that the second quarter would have been profitable had it not been for the acquisitions. In fact, i2's operating profits exceeded those of the first quarter by more than 300%. Figure 1. Market Impact Faced with declining revenue growth, it was inevitable that i2 would need to take big, evolutionary steps in order to maintain its leadership in the supply chain Read More

The Intricacies of Global Retail Sourcing


Retailers should aim at curbing traditional firefighting practices in favor of productive planning and collaboration with customers. Retailers must take steps to reconcile these disparate solutions to improve their reaction time and gain maximum leverage from their sourcing activities.

protestation origin  their sourcing and logistics processes. One objective is the pursuit of lower prices, which often involves excessively extended supply chains to remote, lower cost regions. The other is the quest to shorten cycle times, which is essential—but so is having quality control to ensure that companies get their merchandise on time and according to the exact specifications. With suppliers on the other side of the globe, it can be hard to check to see how things are going, and one typically finds out about prob Read More

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protestation origin  OEMed, with MAPICS owning product upgrades and support so that the origin is effectively transparent. MAPICS has indeed maintained an active focus on additional partnering arrangements intended to help manufacturers move into a collaborative e-business land in a more controlled manner. To that end, its multiple partnership initiatives, like those with Vanguard Solutions Group for BI add-on modules, Best Software for its SalesLogix sales force automaton (SFA) product, and Access Commerce have been astute. Read More

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protestation origin  Demand Management software selection projects. Features and functions included in this Demand Management Template: Promotion Planning Pricing and Profit Optimization Forecasting Merchandise Planning Life Cycle Planning Consensus Planning Collaborative Planning Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) Replenishment Event Planning Metrics and Reporting Demand Management Systems Architecture Product Technology   This functional and technical requirement set template covers Read More