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Has the Mid-market Found Vanguard BI Solutions?
Enterprise performance management (EPM) and business intelligence (BI) supplier, Vanguard Solutions Group's business strategy focuses on selling with and

gps rankings  to be difficult. Vanguard's GPS BI solution's availability and its deep understanding of operational systems within its industries of focus to build its own data and information integration capabilities that can quickly assemble data into predefined data models, has reportedly enabled the above mid-market ERP vendors to provide their customers with a valuable tool for harvesting the business value out of their database. Part One of the Has the Mid-market Found Vanguard BI Solutions? series. The Genesis

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Retail Applications Vendor Provides a Solid "Platform"


As spending on technology by major players is growing at an increasing pace, there are good opportunities for vendors which have been in the market for a while, such as One Network Enterprises. But they also face some unique challenges.

gps rankings  of these functionalities, some GPS functionality was added to the 6.7 release, and is available in current offerings. Outbound shipment functionality still needs to be thoroughly tested. Supply chain management (SCM) analytics are missing so far. To this end, ONE acquired Palo Alto, California (US)-based Valdero Corporation in 2005, and ONE will now be integrating the analytics capability of Valdero's product to Platform. It remains to be seen how far ONE succeeds in integrating the two products. Apart Read More

EAM Showdown! IFS vs. Mincom vs. CHAMPS


Using our EAM Evaluation Center, we compared Mincom Ellipse, CHAMPS, and IFS head-on. For the overall rankings, we looked at the vendors in two basic configurations: with back-office (HR and financials) functionality, for a total of eight main modules, and without, for a total of six main modules. To eliminate any chance of bias, and to ensure a level playing field, all 3,146 criteria comprising the modules and submodules in the EAM request for information (RFI) were given equal weight and priority.

gps rankings  Showdown! IFS vs. Mincom vs. CHAMPS EAM Showdown: IFS vs. Mincom vs. CHAMPS I'm Sadat Zaman , senior research analyst at Technology Evaluation Centers. Welcome to another enterprise software showdown. Today's Showdown features IFS vs. Mincom vs. CHAMPS , as three popular enterprise asset management (EAM) vendors go up against each other head-to-head! We hope you find this Showdown helpful and informative, and invite your comments and questions at showdown@technologyevaluation.com . Introduction An Read More

Key SCM Features to Look For (And Major Players to Look Out For)


Many CFOs, CTOs, supply chain managers, and logistics managers struggle to decide which supply chain management (SCM) software is best-suited to their organizational needs. It doesn’t help that there is an abundance (literally hundreds) of SCM solutions available on the market. Today, I’ll help you understand key SCM modules, and look at some key players with well established SCM solutions

gps rankings  (RFID) with global positioning system (GPS) functionality for tag usage and to enable organizations to reroute shipments in cases of order changes. Top-ranking SCM Vendors As there are many SCM software vendors in the market, I have decided to focus on a selected few midsize vendors that provide SCM functionality contained in a core SCM module or that provide a wide array of SCM functionality within an enterprise resource planning (ERP) application. All the vendors below can be considered best-of-breed Read More

Retail Merchandising Showdown! Lawson Software vs. Epicor vs. Aldata Solution


Using our Merchandising Evaluation Center, we compared Lawson Retail Operations Management, Epicor CRS Merchandising, and Aldata G.O.L.D. head on. For the overall rankings portion, we looked at these vendor solutions in two basic configurations: with and without POS functionality. To eliminate any chance of bias, and to ensure a level playing field, all 3,072 criteria comprising all the modules and submodules in the merchandising request for information (RFI) were given equal weight and priority…

gps rankings  Merchandising Showdown! Lawson Software vs. Epicor vs. Aldata Solution Retail Merchandising Showdown! Lawson vs. Epicor/CRS vs. Aldata I'm Larry Blitz, editor of Technology Evaluation Centers’ (TEC) Vendor Showdown series. Welcome to another in our ongoing series of enterprise software Showdowns. Today's Showdown compares merchandising solutions from Lawson Software , Epicor , and Aldata Solution , head to head. We hope you find this Showdown helpful and informative, and invite your comments Read More

Chemical Industry ERP Showdown: Infor vs. JD Edwards vs. Lawson vs. SAP vs. SSI


Today’s Showdown is based on an industry-specific case study. Five enterprise resource planning vendors were selected for the evaluation. All the results were based on the latest request for information (RFI) supplied to us by the vendors, and all priorities were assigned by the client.

gps rankings  Industry ERP Showdown: Infor vs. JD Edwards vs. Lawson vs. SAP vs. SSI Chemical Industry ERP Showdown: Infor vs. JD Edwards vs. Lawson vs. SAP vs. SSI Hi. I'm Larry Blitz, editor of Technology Evaluation Centers' (TEC) Vendor Showdown series. Today's Showdown is a little different from those we've run in the past. It is based on an industry-specific case study, and involves five enterprise resource planning (ERP) vendors competing for the business. We hope you find this Vendor Showdown helpful and Read More

Meridian Systems’ “Catch Up” Challenge in the Capital Infrastructure Industry - Part 1


Claiming the “Catch us if you can” movie mantra, the quiet Infrastructure Lifecycle Management (ILM) leader Meridian Systems, based in Folsom, California (US), and now owned by the billion-dollar global positioning system (GPS) giant Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB), is going on the offensive with competitors and industry analysts in its newest round of marketing announcements.  To the large bastion of

gps rankings  billion-dollar global positioning system (GPS) giant Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB), is going on the offensive with competitors and industry analysts in its newest round of marketing announcements.  To the large bastion of technology vendors, reporters, and research analysts reporting on market requirements for what once was simply the realm of Project Portfolio Management (PPM) and Integrated Workplace Management Systems (IWMS)  – the company’s somewhat shy, but technology-precocious, management is Read More

The Data Explosion


RFID and wireless usage will drive up data transactions by ten fold over the next few years. It is likely that a significant readdressing of the infrastructure will be required--in the enterprise and the global bandwidth.

gps rankings  these various platforms across GPS and the Internet. These patterns we are quite familiar with—but wireless seems to be spinning out around the world. A modest estimate of traffic in voice, video, and data—wired or wireless—will increase ten times over the next five years. And why? Both business and personal use of these platforms is exploding, driven by cell phones and other personal devices, business use of GPS, the Internet, and of course RFID. RFID transactions will grow in number and Read More

Microsoft Analyst Event Part Three: What Else Can Dynamics Do, and What’s Next?


Microsoft recently held its annual Dynamics Fall Analyst Event (FAE) in Redmond, Washington, where news about the company’s Windows 8 platform (see Part One of this blog series) and Microsoft Dynamics products (see Part Two of this blog series) was released. Among the demos and tours was info on some of the lesser-known data platforms and business intelligence (BI) capabilities for Microsoft

gps rankings  would be having your GPS tell you exactly where to go while you drive instead of printing out a map before your trip and trying to read it while on the road — enterprise apps should do the same within this “contextual BI” paradigm. Via the cloud, Microsoft Dynamics intends to remove the barriers between enterprise resource planning (ERP) and customer relationship management (CRM) users and to offer solutions for everyone in any business. Unified user experience on any device should also help in Read More

Best Practices in Extending ERP: A Buyer’s Guide to ERP versus Best-of-breed Decisions


The trade-off between best-of-breed functionality and ease of integration is no longer so simple. Enterprise resource planning (ERP) software continues to expand, blurring the boundaries of core ERP functionality. The three essential factors to consider in ERP versus best-of-breed decisions are functionality, integration, and the ability to upgrade. Find out the questions you need to ask when considering an ERP extension.

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Can High Flying NetGravity Maintain Its Position?


NetGravity's ad serving software remains a leader, and its merger with DoubleClick should have the company celebrating, but CMGI is massing troops on the border, and NetGravity needs to gird for war.

gps rankings  The key product is GPS which allows websites to target ads by users' zip codes or by characteristics of the organization from which they are surfing. GPS is sold according to a transactional model. Professional Services: This group assists customers with installation and upgrades, with evaluating their successes using NetGravity products, and with developing custom solutions to particular ad serving problems. Education: NetGravity offers courses regularly on both coasts. Courses cover basic operations Read More

Longview Solutions


Since 1994, hundreds of Fortune 1000 and FTSE 100 enterprises have standardized on Longview’s Corporate Performance Management (CPM) and Tax Reporting software to create a single source of financial truth, realizing significant improvements in data integrity, decision support, visibility and financial transparency. Longview has been recognized as a “Visionary” by Gartner for seven consecutive years and routinely receives top rankings in industry benchmark surveys including the recent Gartner CPM Suites User Survey 2012.

gps rankings  Solutions Since 1994, hundreds of Fortune 1000 and FTSE 100 enterprises have standardized on Longview’s Corporate Performance Management (CPM) and Tax Reporting software to create a single source of financial truth, realizing significant improvements in data integrity, decision support, visibility and financial transparency. Longview has been recognized as a “Visionary” by Gartner for seven consecutive years and routinely receives top rankings in industry benchmark surveys including the Read More

Oracle Product Showdown! JD Edwards EnterpriseOne vs. E-Business Suite


In JD Edwards EnterpriseOne and E-Business Suite, Oracle has two of the most popular enterprise solutions available in the marketplace today. To compare these two Oracle products, we looked at six standard enterprise resource planning (ERP) modules: supply chain management, distribution process management, web commerce, human resources, financials, and product technology. To eliminate any chance of bias and to ensure a level playing field, all 3,214 criteria that make up these six modules (and their submodules) in our ERP Evaluation Center were given equal weight and priority…

gps rankings  Product Showdown! JD Edwards EnterpriseOne vs. E-Business Suite Welcome to Oracle Product Showdown: JD Edwards EnterpriseOne vs. E-Business Suite I'm Neil Stolovitsky, senior research analyst at Technology Evaluation Centers. I'd like to welcome you to another in our series of enterprise software Vendor Showdowns. Today's showdown compares two popular Oracle enterprise solutions—JD Edwards EnterpriseOne and E-Business Suite—head to head. We hope you find this Vendor Showdown helpful Read More

Response Management: Rapid Response to Change Drives Improved Operating Performance


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gps rankings  Management: Rapid Response to Change Drives Improved Operating Performance Response Management: Rapid Response to Change Drives Improved Operating Performance If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. Founded in 1995, Kinaxis? delivers an on-demand supply chain management service that enables customer-focused companies to achieve breakthroughs in operations performance and customer satisfaction by building better plans Read More

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What if you could track the location of mobile assets and provide the information to your accountants, without global positioning system (GPS) devices, radio frequency identification (RFID), or satellites? How about by capturing asset ID numbers and locations with camera cell phones? Find out how this system works and how it can be implemented in public companies—for more compliant tracking of mobile assets.

gps rankings  without global positioning system (GPS) devices, radio frequency identification (RFID), or satellites? How about by capturing asset ID numbers and locations with camera cell phones? Find out how this system works and how it can be implemented in public companies—for more compliant tracking of mobile assets. Read More