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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 By allowing organizations to quickly identify vulnerabilities – such as illegal/unauthorized software, outdated software, games and other downloads, ITAM applications make it easier to see where potential risks may exist, so they can be prevented before major problems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

How To Launch a Data Governance Program: Practical Guidelines for Technology Implementers


To derive maximum value from your data, you need a strong data governance program that helps develop and manage data as a strategic business asset. The success of a data governance program thus hinges upon a robust data integration technology infrastructure. Developing the right technology infrastructure is critical to your ability to automate, manage, and scale your data governance program.

un procurement guidelines  To Launch a Data Governance Program: Practical Guidelines for Technology Implementers To derive maximum value from your data, you need a strong data governance program that helps develop and manage data as a strategic business asset. The success of a data governance program thus hinges upon a robust data integration technology infrastructure. Developing the right technology infrastructure is critical to your ability to automate, manage, and scale your data governance program. Read More

Concur's Customers Can Network Now


Following the path of other E-procurement vendors, Concur announced a purchasing network for large companies. At the same time, Concur announced that its entire suite of products, including access to its purchasing network, will be available to small and mid-sized companies as an outsourced, Web-based product.

un procurement guidelines  (Nasdaq: CNQR) made two announcements that mark its determination to be, and be seen as, a major player in the hot E-procurement market. The Concur Commerce Network will give Concur''s E-procurement customers a marketplace to display and purchase their wares. The company claims that its network already offers thousands of suppliers. Concur also announced that electronic purchasing and the rest of its Concur eWorkplace suite of products will be available as an outsourced service to small and mid-sized 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

e-Procurement Is Not Electronic Purchasing


This is the transcript of an Audio Conference on e-procurement conducted by TEC during which brief case studies of how companies have improved inventory turns and reduced procurement costs through Internet enabled collaboration with suppliers were presented.

un procurement guidelines  process. That yielded $65 unit cost reduction. New goals were set to hit: Two day cycle time (Requisition to Receipt of Goods) $25 per Requisition Greater than 50% reduction in ''office stocks'' An additional 5% Cost of Materials reduction These goals defined the Business Level Requirements of an e-Procurement Solution. Next Operational Requirements had to be set: An average of 30 seconds to locate an item on the catalog An average of 1 minute to locate and Request an item that had previously been Read More

Impact of Sales and Procurement on Reverse Logistics


Even as manufacturers and retailers seek to control costs and drive efficiency across the supply chains, controlling the financial impact of unsaleable products remains a constant challenge. A study conducted by Wipro Technologies in collaboration with Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) estimates that the potential cost impact of unsaleables is over $2 billion annually. This study identifies the multitude of challenges involved in unsaleables management and provides a comprehensive operational roadmap for tackling them. It also lays out specific strategies addressing shelf-life management, product rotation execution, product dating variances, consumer confusions, and demand chain management. Find out more. Download this study now.

un procurement guidelines  the financial impact of unsaleable products remains a constant challenge. A study conducted by Wipro Technologies in collaboration with Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) estimates that the potential cost impact of unsaleables is over $2 billion annually. This study identifies the multitude of challenges involved in unsaleables management and provides a comprehensive operational roadmap for tackling them. It also lays out specific strategies addressing shelf-life Read More

Procurement and Office Supply Companies Ink Deal


PurchasePro and Office Depot have begun a strategic relationship that will make the PurchasePro marketplace available to customers from within Office Depot stores.

un procurement guidelines  Depot, Inc (Nasdaq: ODP) announced a strategic relationship to capture the purchasing dollars of corporate America''s small and mid-sized businesses. Under the terms of the arrangement, Office Depot will be featured as the preferred provider on PurchasePro''s business-to-business marketplace, and Office Depot will mass market PurchasePro''s software. In addition, Office Depot, which already held 500,000 shares of PurchasePro, will make an additional equity investment of up to 600,000 shares. Market Impact 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

Ariba Hopes to Spark Chain Reaction


Two recent partnership announcements, with InterWorld and Siebel, reveal how E-procurement wunderkind Ariba thinks about the future of electronic purchasing.

un procurement guidelines  they will have a uniform interface for all purchasing activities. Sally can still work out a sole source contract with a customer; and that customer will see only Sally''s products in the Marketplace catalog. Sally may lose a small transaction fee to Ariba, but gets to acquire or keep a customer that might otherwise have been lost. This of course can spread further. When a different vendor approaches one of these new customers that Sally has steered to Ariba, say Rich''s Racks and Shelving, that vendor may Read More

Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Implementation Guidelines


I'm writing today from the HIMSS convention in Orlando, Florida, where I'm looking to see what new technologies are available to the health care industry to facilitate patient care and communication between patients and doctors.A few interesting presentations of note thus far: Enjoyable EHR interfaces: Improved quality, cost and acceptance through user-friendly EHR interface hosted by Paul

un procurement guidelines  facilitate patient care and communication between patients and doctors.A few interesting presentations of note thus far: Enjoyable EHR interfaces: Improved quality, cost and acceptance through user-friendly EHR interface hosted by Paul Schadler, MD, Co-Medical Director Health Center Planning, Realizing and Measuring EMR Benefits: Lessons from Early Adopters , hosted by Patricia Johnston VP Texas Health Resources (THR) Information Services, and Douglas Thompson, Director FCG Painful but Necessary EMR: an Read More

Guidelines for Specification of Data Center Power Density


Conventional methods for specifying data center density don’t provide the guidance to assure predictable power and cooling performance for the latest IT equipment. Discover an improved method that can help assure compatibility with anticipated high-density loads, provide unambiguous instruction for design and installation of power and cooling equipment, prevent oversizing, and maximize electrical efficiency.

un procurement guidelines  power . power density function , field intensity , reducing power density , Executive Summary Conventional methods for specifying data center density are ambiguous and misleading. Describing data center density using Watts / ft² or Watts / m² is not sufficient to determine power or cooling compatibility with high density computing loads like blade servers. Historically there is no clear standard way of specifying data centers to achieve predictable behavior with high density loads. An appropriate Read More

E-procurement: From Brilliant Innovation to Common Cliché


Electronic procurement has moved from a nice idea to a stampede in just a few years. Growing at Internet speed it spawns business models faster than the market can reasonably evaluate them. Some settling and shaking out is likely in the next year, but there are also crowds pushing to get in on the action, and the innovation is far from over.

un procurement guidelines  connection, and so were unable to complete the survey except by paper and pencil. But despite these and other potential roadblocks there was a strong realization that E-procurement had the potential to reduce costs and time, the two most important measures of success in procurement of goods and services. (Customer satisfaction was third and quality of goods was fourth). So it is hardly surprising that, just two years later, E-procurement is taken for granted in almost every industry and sector, and that Read More

Not all SCM Products Are Created Equal


In this article, we examine capabilities of five top Supply Chain Management software vendors in several key areas of functionality: material procurement planning, manufacturing planning and scheduling, distribution and transportation management, and inventory management and warehousing.

un procurement guidelines  marketing campaigns and press announcements, it can be difficult for corporate IT buyers to discern the true capabilities of a given supply chain management suite. In this article, we examine capabilities of five top Supply Chain Management software vendors in several key areas of functionality: material procurement planning, manufacturing planning and scheduling, distribution and transportation management, and inventory management and warehousing. In the graphs that follow, each circle or dot Read More

Oracle Fusion Procurement: The New Standard for Supply Management


Using technology to improve procurements is not new. Unfortunately, conventional approaches have treated analytics as a discrete discipline, required extensive investment in end-­user training, and failed to account for the real-­world challenges of business interruptions. Oracle Fusion Procurement is different. It drives results by providing unprecedented insight to all users. Its revolutionary approach to business intelligence and process automation sets the new standard and fundamentally changes the way procurement professionals work. Download the data sheet and get the product’s key features.

un procurement guidelines  drives results by providing unprecedented insight to all users. Its revolutionary approach to business intelligence and process automation sets the new standard and fundamentally changes the way procurement professionals work. Download the data sheet and get the product’s key features. 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