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Symix Starts New Year Under New Name, But Old Issues Remain


On November 8, Symix Systems began operating as Frontstep, and its common stock will be traded under the symbol "FSTP". However, the company’s financial performance continues to deteriorate: The company reported its third consecutive loss in Q1 2001.

mine optimisation  if it wishes to mine its large customer base. User Recommendations Potential and current Frontstep/Symix users can be assured about the company''s viability and the leading position within its target market. The company has broadened its product lines and seems to have responded to recent market trends. More important will be how well it will manage the name change and brand recognition, how well it will target the right e-business issues for the manufacturing and distribution mid-market and demonstrate Read More

Can Technology Make CFO's and Controller’s Jobs More Strategic? - Part 1


While setting down the thoughts for my recent “SaaSy discussion” blog series To SaaS or Not: Is that a Question?, something else related to software as a service (SaaS) and on-demand applications crossed my mind. Namely, it is a fact that SaaS and business process outsourcing (BPO) providers have largely liberated human resource (HR) and payroll managers from the drudgery of performing menial and

mine optimisation  colleague and friend of mine that has talked to many CFOs and controllers lately tells me that what she is gathering is a two-fold sense of desperation: “We have just got to wring costs out of routine operations!” “The company is counting on me to recommend something, and I do have the BI/BPM tools available, but I spend so much time just keeping the main financials technology framework (and the people trained up on it) going. I don’t have the time I’d like to have (or that I must have) to Read More

Going from Good to Great


Creating a great Website depends on strategy, and the investment of time and energy in continuous improvement. Learn how techniques like search engine marketing and search engine optimization (SEM and SEO), maximizing lead generation, increasing conversions, improving customer service, and engaging target audiences can take your Website from good to great—and help you maximize return on investment (ROI).

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The Importance of the White Paper and What It Can Do for You


The white paper—a wonderful little piece of literature chock full of thought provoking insight and informative prose—got its start many years ago, long before there were computers in every office and home around the world. Back then, the white paper was a way for individuals to discuss their positions on a specific topic, but was predominantly used by the government. Today, white papers are a

mine optimisation  make them a gold mine for prospective software buyers and corporate decision makers alike. But not every white paper is worth its weight in gold—in fact some are downright awful. With every white paper that crosses my desk, a lot of thought goes into whether or not it meets TEC’s editorial standards. TEC aims to provide informative content to its readers, so each and every white paper is vetted to ensure that it measures up to our requirements. How white papers can help the prospective enterprise Read More

Mining Diamonds, Finding Gold


A man leaves his farm in search of the richest diamond mine in the world only to die penniless when, all along, unknown to him, his own land was rich with the jewels he longed to find. That’s the fable at the heart of AXA Equitable’s ongoing successful marketing program called Mining Diamonds. And the customer intelligence behind the program? SAS. Read the full story now.

mine optimisation  of the richest diamond mine in the world only to die penniless when, all along, unknown to him, his own land was rich with the jewels he longed to find. That’s the fable at the heart of AXA Equitable’s ongoing successful marketing program called Mining Diamonds. And the customer intelligence behind the program? SAS. Read the full story now. Read More

MinePoint ERP for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 by UXC Eclipse Is Now TEC Certified


I am glad to announce that Australian ERP software vendor UXC Eclipse has successfully completed the TEC certification process and its software product called MinePoint ERP has been certified in the model of ERP for the mining industry. The detailed certification report is being prepared now, so you’ll have an opportunity to download it from our Web site soon. UXC Ltd. is the largest Australian

mine optimisation  construction, production, and even mine rehabilitation. In fact, the stage of the company’s projects defines many things about what is needed in the company’s ERP solution, from functionality required and number of users to the implementation methodology applied. The functional modules required at specific stages of a mining company’s lifecycle can be activated incrementally, so the number of users involved can vary from five to hundreds, depending on the company’s requirements. Again, depending Read More

When Provider's Value Is Not In Synch With Customer's Value


Embedded knowledge exists in the supply chain to understand and unlock customer value. Integrating the chain is crucial to aligning the goals of customers and provider.

mine optimisation  returns, and therefore never mine this knowledge. Eco system innovation, the point of performance—using and gaining value from goods and services—is the result of a complex web of partnerships. With long life value at stake, the decision to buy products is beyond just feature or function, but buying into architecture—a continual stream of long-term innovation. Outsourced models of service frequently put someone else in charge of the dissatisfier zone—using the product for a lifetime. These models, Read More

So, Tell Me a Little Bit About Yourself


If you know nothing about a company, you should be able to figure out the bare essentials by visiting its About Us page, right? Turns out this is only true sometimes. When visiting the Digg website, for example. The first line on Digg’s About page is this: "Digg is a place for people to discover and share content from anywhere on the web." Neat, huh? One click and sixteen words after

mine optimisation  the same size as mine Whether the company does one or more of these things in a way that’s demonstrably better than its competitors That’s the information I need right away, and if I don’t get it, or don’t understand it, I’ll probably look elsewhere. I’m not saying that all companies can be as concise as Digg (who does one thing, does it well, and does it for free), but there’s no reason that every company can’t tell me, in 50 words or less, enough about what they do to keep me interested. Read More

How Can IT Help Competitiveness These Bleak Days? - Part 1


A week before this past Thanksgiving holiday (US), I was invited by a long-term analyst relationship contact at SAP to listen to (via multimedia streaming) a panel discussion on a late Friday afternoon. The expert panel explored reasons for companies to maintain IT investment even (if not especially) during difficult economic times. Bruce Richardson, the Chief Research Officer of AMR Research

mine optimisation  , a friend of mine that always uses CVS pointed out that perhaps CVS did this to avoid its employees wasting their time and money fulfilling orders for which customers couldn''t pay. If CVS is such a good proponent of IT technology, why does it still require its customers to keep past receipts in order to get future discounts? Why can''t CVS maintain this electronic receipt information (or a content management system [CMS ]) on a database for its local stores instead? We''re all soon going to be like George Read More

Six Keys to Exceeding Expectations with Inventory Optimization Initiatives


Inventory optimization is a proven vehicle to gain competitive value through reduced inventory, freed-up working capital, and improved service levels. But leading the inventory innovation initiative in your organization requires more than an understanding of its enormous cost savings and customer service improvements. Discover the six most common factors that can make or break your inventory optimization projects.

mine optimisation  few months should be examined skeptically. Inventory Optimization uses the data your ERP or advanced planning system have accumulated as its input, delivers optimized inventory plans, policies and specific inventory level targets as its output – which are fed right back into those ERP and advanced planning systems. The work of the supply chain team is to ensure that the master data, assumptions and inventory components are properly configured in data sets, not to manage a complex or lengthy Read More

Search Engines Used to Attack Databases


Hackers have recently started to use search engines to find web-facing database interfaces that can be used to mount attacks on databases placed behind a firewall. This is a significant new development, completely exposing previously “protected” databases to outside attack. In fact, an attacker can data mine any of the commonly used search engines to find target databases to attack.

mine optimisation  an attacker can data mine any of the commonly used search engines to find target databases to attack. Read More

Manugistics Lays Groundwork For Talus Integration


This $152 million SCM vendor should make e-commerce the focus of its integration effort.

mine optimisation  found a potential gold mine in Talus '' price optimization capabilities that can help differentiate its digital marketplace offering from those of its competitors. Talus '' products enable companies to consistently determine the prices and availabilities of all products to all customer segments through all channels, including the Internet. This can be of great value to brick-and-mortar enterprises that want to implement a new Internet storefront and manage the channel together with its legacy channels. It Read More

IBM Express-es Its Candid Desire For SMEs Part Two: Market Impact


SMEs have recently begun to seek integration platforms that address the end-to-end business process management (BPM) rather than the traditional pesky point-to-point interconnectivity solutions. IBM's strategy of selling WebSphere Express through local VARs and of letting smaller enterprises deploy only what they need in an incremental fashion, should go a long way with the current buying patterns.

mine optimisation  the installed base, 2) mine the installed base by offering complementary IBM software (primarily WebSphere and Lotus Domino ), and 3) regenerate growth in the business. In fact, the cross-sale of Domino will have contributed significantly to quite a modest growth the iSeries has had in the past few years. This is Part Two of a three-part note. Part One summarized the Event. Part Three will discuss the Challenges and make User Recommendations. Undisputed Leader in the High-end of the Market IBM remains Read More

Paradigm Designs Software


Paradigm Designs Software (PDS) is a software development house, incorporated in 1992 to design, develop, sell, and install information products. PDS's primary product focus is enterprise asset management (EAM). PDS's core solution, Paradigm Business Systems version 5 (PBS5) is an EAM product with a "trans-lingual" capability, meaning it supports multiple languages concurrently. Global companies use PBS5 in different situations, such as one of the company's clients, which uses it in a US/Chinese joint venture mine. PDS has experience integrating its solutions to third party products. Some of the industries the company focuses on include pulp and paper, food manufacturing, general manufacturing, engineering services, mining, and fleet and port infrastructure. PDS operates on a reseller model working closely with a number of firms that focus on sales and implementation of PBS5, while PDS focuses on continued product developement. Paradigm Designs Software is headquartered in Victoria, Australia.

mine optimisation  a US/Chinese joint venture mine. PDS has experience integrating its solutions to third party products. Some of the industries the company focuses on include pulp and paper, food manufacturing, general manufacturing, engineering services, mining, and fleet and port infrastructure. PDS operates on a reseller model working closely with a number of firms that focus on sales and implementation of PBS5, while PDS focuses on continued product developement. Paradigm Designs Software is headquartered in Victoria, Read More

SAS Puts the “E” in “Data”


SAS Institute has applied its data mining technology to the Internet. The company released products that will help companies analyze and predict the behavior of Web surfers. The target customer is one with large volumes of enterprise data that come from a variety of sources.

mine optimisation  If you intend to mine current and historical web data then the combination of WebHound and E-Discovery may be worth a look. Note that there are significant feature differences between products that are intended to mine data from web logs, starting with source data. SAS and WebTrends take data from web logs, whereas products from Accrue and NetGenesis can capture data at a deeper network level. Some sites, more typically the technically savvy dot-coms will appreciate the advantages of this, such as Read More