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Trimble Navigation Enforces Its Engineering And Construction Segment
Trimble Navigation is primarily known for its advanced positioning solutions and hardware, such as GPS receivers and rangefinders. The company has been

gps navigation  and hardware, such as GPS receivers and rangefinders. The company has been developing and producing those products for years; however, a key segment of the business is linked to engineering and construction. During the last decade Trimble acquired a number of software solutions for this industry, allowing the company to provide a complete range of products that may be required by an engineering or construction business. Among others, the products on offer are Meridian Systems' construction project

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Maximizer CRM Version 11 Highlights


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gps navigation  and attachments to e-mails, GPS integration, and full access to the CRM database. Does Maximizer Offer Social CRM (SCRM)? Today, Maximizer CRM 11 integrates with LinkedIn and Jigsaw . Recently, Jigsaw was acquired by Salesforce.com, so I asked Mr. Anderson: How will Maximizer work with Salesforce? Mr. Anderson replied that Maximizer had a great partnership with Business Objects before their acquisition by SAP and this hasn’t changed. Of course, it is hard to say what Salesforce will do, but Maximizer Read More

Yet another Case for Industry-Specific Solutions


Technology is changing at a breakneck pace, and is there anyone out there who will debate me on that issue? The undeniable evidence that I am getting old is the fact that I got my engineering degree in the late 1980s. Imagine how much easier my studies would have been then had only the Internet, word processors, Wikipedia, presentation software, multimedia products, etc

gps navigation  another newsflash: an inexpensive  GPS navigation device  could save you a lot of time and inconvenience as well. For those laggards that still go to airport to find out that their flight is cancelled or delayed indefinitely: not only that an ancient technology, telephone, would save you time and frustration, but how about checking out those handy flight delays and flight tracker Web sites first? While these (hopefully rare) examples of individuals can be written off in part due to someone’s Read More

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gps navigation  maturity of mobile devices, GPS and other technologies offer unique opportunities to address these challenges in a cost-effective manner. In a recent webcast, the  VDC Research Group  concurred with earlier predictions within its own survey’s findings. Namely, the proportion of mobile enterprise workforce is increasing, whereby the number of global mobile knowledge workers is expected to reach 200 million by 2012. The Rise of the Mobile Workforce Moreover, enterprises are increasingly feeling the Read More

Thinking Radically about Unstructured Data: Interview with Ron Carrière, CEO of Cirilab


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