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On-demand IT Asset Management: What It Is, Why You Need It, and How You Can Benefit.


You probably know that managing your IT assets and infrastructure is becoming increasingly more complex, as your company operates on a broader, more global scale. But do you know what IT asset management (ITAM) is and how it can benefit your company? Learn about ITAM solutions that can help your organization gain greater control over the various components, including software and hardware, within your IT architectures.

un procurement guidelines  confidential financial data from unauthorized access, breach, or misuse. But, most importantly, ITAM solutions help companies to dramatically reduce risk in their IT environments. By allowing organizations to quickly identify vulnerabilities – such as illegal/unauthorized software, outdated software, games and other downloads, ITAM applications make it easier to see where potential risks may exist, so they can be prevented before major problems arise. ITAM Benefits: Alignment ITAM helps align IT with Read More

New Dimensions in EC and SCM Part 4: Using E-Procurement to Leverage Volume


A straightforward way to drive prices down and obtain increased supplier attention is to leverage total purchasing volume through Internet-based auctions. This part addresses the implications of using e-procurement to Leverage Volume, including leveraging volume through outsourcing.

un procurement guidelines  with many routinely processing hundreds of buying activities daily. Typically, purchases represent 50 to 90% of a company''s cost structure - making procurement strategy and execution a critical lever for effective supply chain operations and superior business profitability. Electronic commerce offers exciting new possibilities for businesses to improve their performance on this important upstream supply chain activity, both for indirect or support items and, increasingly, for materials that are direct Read More

Software Evaluation, Selection, and Procurement


The statistics for completing packaged software implementation projects are grim. This article examines how the software evaluation, selection, and procurement process is key to successful software implementations.

un procurement guidelines  is sound financial practice. Unfortunately, the software procurement process does not follow a similar, long-term capital investment approach. Instead most companies handle software purchases like departmental operating expenditures. This flawed paradigm is the root of many implementation failures and the cost overruns cited above. To illustrate the capital investment approach, let''s use the example of production machinery for a manufacturing firm. When considering an investment in new machinery, Read More

Remedy Plots A Course To Travel And Expense Capabilities


Remedy further extends the capabilities of its self-service e-procurement application with Necho’s travel and entertainment expense product.

un procurement guidelines  no product announcement materialized. Under the terms of the agreement Necho will integrate NavigatER with Purchasing@Work to provide users with a common launch and sign-on and a consistent interface for approvals and reporting. NavigatER is a client-side Java solution that supports procurement and T&E cards, foreign tax and VAT reporting, security features that include the use of SSL (secure socket layer) protocols and proprietary database encryption, and a rich language for defining and validating Read More

E-business Buy Side Success at H.B. Fuller


Chemical Company H.B. Fuller leveraged e-business to impact their procurement operations. This article discusses their objectives, the solution and the results.

un procurement guidelines  www.stratyc.com ). Work is underway to define and build a direct connection from H.B. Fuller''s ERP system into the backend system of one of its major suppliers as a first step to H.B. Fuller''s plan to migrate most if not all of its suppliers to electronic transactions. The objective is that by the end of the year the majority of spend transactions will be in the form of ERP-to-ERP transactions. H.B. Fuller''s expectations are that this will result in streamlined operations, lower costs, and fewer errors. Read More

CompuSoluciones


CompuSoluciones es una empresa mexicana con más de 25 años de experiencia en el mercado, nuestro modelo de negocio es el de un mayorista de valor que integra soluciones de TI que incluyen hardware, software y servicios, basados en distintas plataformas y en alianza con socios estratégicos de negocio. Somos una empresa basada en principios y valores, orientados a un esquema de Ganar- Ganar y a relaciones de largo plazo con clientes, asociados, empleados y proveedores.

un procurement guidelines  negocio es el de un mayorista de valor que integra soluciones de TI que incluyen hardware, software y servicios, basados en distintas plataformas y en alianza con socios estratégicos de negocio. Somos una empresa basada en principios y valores, orientados a un esquema de Ganar- Ganar y a relaciones de largo plazo con clientes, asociados, empleados y proveedores. Read More

Un nuevo concepto en aplicaciones comerciales


A partir de éste artículo analizaremos la problemática del mercado ERP a fines de los noventa y paralelamente el gran surgimiento del CRM, lo cual nos lleva a reflexionar sobre el rol de cada uno y los límites de la integración. Ante esta situación, podemos encontrar otra manera de encarar el problema, que es a través de la generación de un marco de trabajo de objetos de negocios en el cual al momento de definir los objetos la diferencia ERP-CRM queda casi nula y para lo cual Calipso ha creado Biframe.

un procurement guidelines  de la generación de un marco de trabajo de objetos de negocios en el cual al momento de definir los objetos la diferencia ERP-CRM queda casi nula y para lo cual Calipso ha creado Biframe. Read More

Selectica Acquires b-pack for Procurement Software Transformation


Selectica has acquired b-pack, a provider of purchase-to-pay (P2P) software and services, further transitioning away from its configure, price, quote (CPQ) software origins toward contract lifecycle management (CLM) software.

un procurement guidelines  as a Selectica business unit. Over time, Selectica plans to deliver a more comprehensive and integrated suite of solutions to meet the demands of the market.   Selectica must believe it has a better chance of competing with SAP Ariba, SciQuest, Coupa, and the like than against its former CPQ competitors such as Apttus, Oracle BigMachine, FPX, or PROS Cameleon CPQ. Read More

AMERICAN EXPRESS Selects TRADEX To Build New Business to Business Commerce Network


TRADEX product will simplify the adoption of Internet procurement solutions for American Express corporate customers and their supplier.

un procurement guidelines  largest corporate card provider, announced that they have partnered to create the B2B Commerce Network , a new component-based e-commerce solution powered by TRADEX''s Commerce Center platform. The American Express B2B Commerce Network is an open digital marketplace for purchasing and catalog management that is designed to connect American Express'' corporate customers and suppliers with other horizontal and vertical marketplaces on the Internet. The B2B Commerce Network will enable companies to enhance Read More

Sales and Operations Planning Part Three: Game Plan Guidelines


Effective game plans lead to improved firm performance and bottom line results. Metrics include reductions in stock-outs, delivery lead-time, missed shipments, partial shipments, expediting efforts, and improvements in customer service. This is an excerpt from the book Managing Your Supply Chain Using Microsoft Navision.

un procurement guidelines  Planning calculations make an underlying assumption that everyone works to plan, and the system provides coordination tools to communicate needed action. For example, it is assumed that procurement will ensure timely delivery of purchased material so that manufacturing can meet production schedules. It is assumed distribution will make on-time shipments because sales made valid delivery promises and procurement and production are working to plan. An unmanageable number of exceptions will impact this Read More

Through Knowledge Base Technology Selections Deliver Value


A major consulting firm recently unveiled an E-Procurement selection tool that helps its clients select technologies that enable their business objectives. The tool combines the consulting firm’s knowledge of various E-Procurement solutions with TEC’s decision support technologies.

un procurement guidelines  with information on the functional and technical capabilities and implementation characteristics of various E-Procurement solutions. The information is accessed though a patented decision support tool that allows field consultants to provide clients with quantitative analysis that indicates which E-Procurement software represents the best fit and the risks associated with the decision. The addition of this tool to the consulting firm''s proven selection methodologies promises to shorten the sales cycle Read More

Concur Scores A Bingo


Concur took a quantum leap in providing E-procurement services to small and mid-sized businesses by partnering with Nortel Networks and SAFECO. The resulting Concur Business Advantage will provide leveraged buying services to customers.

un procurement guidelines  Concur Technologies (NASDAQ: CNCR) announced its Concur Business Advantage to provide leveraged buying services to small and mid-sized companies, up through the Global 4000. The first suppliers will be available on the network in Q2 of 2000. The network is a strategic partnership between Concur, Nortel Networks, SAFECO, and Microsoft. Nortel Networks (NYSE/TSE: NT) will offer a managed service solution to its 15,000 service provider customers, allowing them to quickly offer the Concur Business Advantage Read More

Remedy Corporation: Poised for a Comeback?


Once the toast of Wall Street, Remedy has redefined its business. With products in CRM, service management and e-procurement (and others), and propelled by something unusual – profits – the company is hoping to regain its former luster.

un procurement guidelines  their workflow procedures and functions. The Action Request System (AR System) offers capabilities for defining, building, monitoring and measuring complex workflow-driven processes. The AR System was initially sold as a tool to companies that wanted to build their own applications. One such company is Wal-Mart, where the AR System is the backbone of many of the chain''s internal operations. Remedy then began using the AR System to build pre-packaged solutions for internal help desk, change management, Read More

Realizing More Savings with Oracle Procurement Cloud


Smarter spend management is lacking in most organizations, largely due to the tools being used to manage their procurement processes. Learn about best-of-breed functionality, combined with cloud and native connectivity, that helps businesses automate and standardize processes on both the strategic and transactional sides of procurement.

un procurement guidelines  processes. Learn about best-of-breed functionality, combined with cloud and native connectivity, that helps businesses automate and standardize processes on both the strategic and transactional sides of procurement. Read More

Procurement at the Helm: Steering for Success


As the global economy continues to struggle, procurement teams continue to be tasked with looking for ways to control costs. Other recent global events such as natural disasters and commodity price volatility have also left procurement grappling with increasing supply risk. The research presented here examines how many purchasing organizations have already changed their strategies or plan to do so over the next two years.

un procurement guidelines  at the Helm: Steering for Success As the global economy continues to struggle, procurement teams continue to be tasked with looking for ways to control costs. Other recent global events such as natural disasters and commodity price volatility have also left procurement grappling with increasing supply risk. The research presented here examines how many purchasing organizations have already changed their strategies or plan to do so over the next two years. Read More