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The Seven Types of Power Problems
Many of the mysteries of equipment failure, downtime, software, and data corruption are the result of a problematic power supply. Compounding the problem is

technological advances of 2008  power problems affecting today's technological equipment are often generated locally within a facility from any number of situations, such as local construction, heavy startup loads, faulty distribution components, and even typical background electrical noise. Agreeing on common terms is a first step in dealing with power disturbances Widespread use of electronics in everything from home electronics to the control of massive and costly industrial processes has raised the awareness of power quality. Power

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Saba People 2013-Of Learning & Development Cloud Platform


I must admit that I was pleasantly surprised by the energy and mood permeating the Saba People 2013 event. I had expected a somber mood in light of the founder and chief executive officer (CEO) Bobby Yazdani’s ousting on Friday, on the very eve of the conference. Indeed, how often does a CEO (willingly or not) step down on the eve of an important annual user conference? This issue was briefly

technological advances of 2008  At the same time, technological transformations—evident in the emergence of social, cloud, and mobile tools—are forging new relationships and creating business opportunities. Enterprises must adapt to these changing paradigms to be able to sustain and grow their business. Corporation as Organism vs. Mechanism The message of Sir Ken Robinson’s hilarious but somewhat long-winded keynote speech was that for organizations to be able to unleash the imagination of their employees and achieve innovative Read More

Two Origins, One Destination? A Look at the Two Main Genres of PLM Solution from the Integration Standpoint


There are two major genres of PLM solution: CAD-PLM and ERP-PLM. These two types have different integration capabilities, but the gap between them is shrinking thanks to various factors driving the market. Currently, however, the difference still matters in the solution selection process.

technological advances of 2008  closing in. From a technological point of view, the PLM industry is using two major approaches to address integration issues. First, the integration amongst individual products is continuing nonstop. With this philosophy, CAD, cPDm, and ERP vendors are working together to build connectors between one specific product and another (e.g., the integration between PTC Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire and SAP PLM ). Second, there are technologies that support non-product-specific integrations. These technologies Read More

Why BI Is Ripe Now for Businesses of Any Size


Businesses of all sizes need real insight into operations and customers—to do their planning, forecasting, modeling, and adjusting based on data that’s current, accurate, and accessible. This is at the core of today’s expanding business intelligence (BI) and enterprise performance management (EPM) markets. Find out more about how BI software or an EMP solution can help you improve your financial analysis and reporting.

technological advances of 2008  when the business and technological advances promised by BI and EPM are still being developed and explored and enhanced. For Oracle, being at the forefront of a technology revolution is a familiar place to be. As Dover of Oracle says, You're never to small to start thinking about business intelligence. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Al Perlman is co-founder and partner of New Reality Media. He is an award-winning journalist and publishing executive who has launched more than a dozen successful high tech media Read More

New-world Value: The Strategic Impact of Business Application Suites in Today’s Corporate Environment


The concepts of return on investment (ROI) and total cost of ownership (TCO) have been used for decades in enterprise evaluations of IT investments, including enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems. However, with the emergence of important new technological advances, executives are now expanding these traditional formulas to account for new opportunities. Learn more about their new methods for measuring ERP value.

technological advances of 2008  emergence of important new technological advances, executives at leading companies are now expanding these traditional formulas so they can account for new opportunities that are not reflected in a classic ROI/TCO analysis. These executives have decided that it's time to inject additional measures of value. Such measures expand their understanding of what an investment in a business application suite means, particularly because enterprise applications can be a foundation for building distinguishing Read More

Survey of SMB Manufacturers: Results Show ERP Contributes to Success


Sage North America today announced the results of a snapshot survey of small to medium business (SMB) manufacturers on the general health of their businesses and use of their enterprise resource planning (ERP) system. Check out Sage's infographic. In sum, SMB manufacturers have added jobs, are more optimistic than not about the economy, and believe that their ERP system has helped serve

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The Integration Factor: The Inherent Value of Best-of-Class Enterprise Solutions


Monolithic ERP systems have proved inflexible in a period of change. The cost of maintenance and modifications are often prohibitively expensive. Yet most best-of-class applications generally lack strong integration tools. As a result, many companies cannot support change effectively. See how you can supplement the capabilities of your legacy ERP solutions with a flexible, innovative financial management system-and thrive during change.

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Customer Experience Management: The Value of Moments of Truth


Customers perceive value based on the experiences they receive—and many big-name companies have tuned into this because they’ve made a connection with customers that transcends the basic functional value they offer. In this first part of a two-part series, learn how traditional customer relationship management (CRM) has often failed in this respect, and how managing customer experiences can drive your revenues.

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Brain of Supply Chain System


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Best of Breed Versus Fully Integrated Software: The Pro's and Con's


After dealing with the over-hype of Y2K, companies have started to reconsider the best of breed as a viable solution to satisfy their software needs. This comes as a shock to the corporate systems culture when user communities were told that fully integrated software such as ERP, SCM, and EAM were the only way to meet their software needs. After developing a level playing field, this article examines the pro’s and con’s of one alternative over the other. Read on to see if you agree with the merits of the best of breed or fully integrated software approach to software selection.

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Voice of Customer: Using Customer Actions That Speak


Traditional voice of customer (VoC) analytics for understanding and predicting customer behavior relies on two types of data sources—structured (customer feedback surveys, focus groups, etc.) and unstructured (blogs, forums, etc.). Data is then organized for use by diverse teams across an organization. Read about how companies can use data captured from customer actions or on-board diagnostic (OBD) systems for VoC analytics.

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