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Laying the Tracks for the Technology Train


Don’t expect high marks in enabling business initiatives until your company gets its corporate strategy right. This note was based in part from an interview with Norm Smallwood, CEO of Results-Based Leadership.

formation logiciel argus  Shared Services forced the formation of new silos. Facing longer cycle times to reconcile and close the books, the Controller lamented that the biggest stumbling block for the company as a whole was that it did not embrace shared services. We think the problems started earlier in the formation of the corporate strategy. Corporate strategy defines the number of businesses in the organization''s portfolio and the relationship or synergy desired between them, as well as the future plan to maximize Read More

CDC Software Wins at the Pivotal Auction. Now What? Part One: Event Summary


While Pivotal might have temporarily mitigated its protracted troubles by having the privilege to choose between three potential suitors, the time for some decisive moves is now, given that competitive pressures will not go away, but rather will intensify.

formation logiciel argus  be determinative in the formation of its recommendation, although certain aspects, such as the absence of an actual offer; the comparison of a proposal involving shares of fluctuating value and liquidity to an existing agreement for a fixed cash price; and the questionable profile and capitalization of a merged Pivotal/Onyx entity, were constantly reinforced by other factors considered. First, Onyx was not deemed an attractive merger partner for Pivotal, since the Special Committee''s considerations Read More

Will Adonix Provide A Warmer Home To CIMPRO? Part Two: Market Impact


Contrary to most peer vendors, which started their ERP applications in the manufacturing space, Adonix first established a strong presence and functionality in the distribution/logistics field. Its timely focus on distribution/supply chain execution (SCE) has proven to be wise and useful particularly these days, since it remains a fertile enterprise applications area.

formation logiciel argus  by the founders of Formation Systems , nowadays a PLM vendor for the process market) and in built-in quality management systems (QMS), material safety data sheets (MSDS), and laboratory inspection management system (LIMS) functions. The product also supports a wide range of database and operating systems (OS) platforms, as the IDOL environment does provide gateways to other databases such as Oracle for those users who prefer a more mainstream relational database management system (RDBMS), but the Read More

A Tale of a Few Good SCM Players - Part 1


Throughout the late 1990s and the mid-2000s, Manhattan Associates was the epitome of a well-managed supply chain management (SCM) software company in terms of market share, growth, profitability, and its products’ capabilities. Simply stated, the company set the industry standard for the supply chain execution (SCE) space and was the envy of its competitors. The

formation logiciel argus  firms also announced the formation of a strategic alliance. With this transaction, Manhattan got a second  IBM System i -based  warehouse management system (WMS) product (in addition to its flagship pick ticket management system [PkMS] WMS product) and a very strong consulting partner focused on retail, consumer products, and health care industries with global coverage. In fact, one of the four founders of Manhattan, Alan Dabbiere, was formerly with KSA, while Deepak Raghavan and P. Muthia worked Read More

Descartes Plots A Record Course In New Millennium


Waterloo, Ontario based Descartes Systems Group reported record revenue for the first quarter of fiscal 2001 ended April 30, 2000. Focused on building its transaction-based revenue model, Descartes still finds profits out of reach.

formation logiciel argus  the quarter include the formation of DSD Solutions, Inc., a privately-held company that inherits Descartes'' direct store delivery solutions business. Descartes transferred approximately 160 employees to the new venture in exchange for ongoing royalties from software sales and a 20% interest with an option to acquire an additional 20%. Taking the helm at DSD Solutions is Mark Lee, former board member and ten-year veteran of Descartes. Descartes also completed its acquisition of E-Transport, Inc., a Read More

Best Software To Hold Competition At Bay Part Three: Market Impact


As the small-to-medium enterprises (SME) market battle rages, Best Software seems to be taking appropriate steps to establish itself as a more visible/audible force to be reckoned with. It does not intend to remain a tacit mid-market powerhouse any longer.

formation logiciel argus  bottom-of-the-range of accounting products. Formation of its new Accountants Division and introduction of the Best Software Accountants Network (BSAN) should further nurture relationship with over 40,000 accounting and bookkeeping firms. At the enterprise level, niche markets and vertical applications are developed by more than 100 of MAS licensed Master Developers. Best''s VARs have a reputation for relatively low cost implementations often with equal service and software license costs (due to the Read More

Process PLM Vendor Sequencia Adds Portfolio Management


Sequencia extends its Process Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) offering with portfolio management, leading the impact of the solution into the executive suite.

formation logiciel argus  PLM series). Sequencia competitors Formation Systems ( www.formationsystems.com ) and SAP ( www.sap.com ) have not entered into the area of portfolio management. Formation is strong in the areas of idea creation and R&D while SAP is just entering the market with an R&D focused announcement. At this time, only Sequencia covers the entire spectrum of Process PLM functionality. The management of an array of projects is complex. Often, thousands of projects exist in multiple project portfolios. These Read More

An ASP With Healthy Vitals


Healtheon/WebMD to Invest up to $100 million in InfoCure's VitalWorks.com Subsidiary.

formation logiciel argus  Healtheon/WebMD into VitalWorks and formation of a strategic partnership provides validation of our ASP delivery strategy for our 70,000 physicians that already utilize our practice workflow applications. Healtheon/WebMD''s partnership is representative of a burgeoning market. The combination of hardware, hosting and application companies are forming alliances to support a market which DataQuest estimates will hit 22.7 billion by 2003. Healthcare is not the only vertical serviced by ASP''s. Messaging, Read More

How Flakeboard Aligned Its Multisite Organization by Applying TEC's Evaluation and Selection Methodology


Flakeboard's enterprise resource planning (ERP) system could not communicate effectively amongst its global sites. To address this challenge, and to manage growth, the company worked with Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) to perform a detailed comparison of vendors' solutions. Read more about how TEC's expertise helped Flakeboard reduce the costs, risks, and time involved in the vendor selection process.

formation logiciel argus  industry and on the formation of a highly integrated business model through constant reinvestment and optimization. The company has grown from a pilot plant designed to showcase panel manufacturing equipment, to a multisite, world-scale producer of composite wood products. Challenges: Scalability, Integration, and Centralization Flakeboard needed a centralized, flexible, and scalable system that would easily integrate with disparate IT systems in global regions, while fulfilling the unique needs of the Read More

Recommendations for Users of Acquired Enterprise Resource Planning Systems


The added value of both SSA Global and Infor is that existing users of relatively small and dubious ERP products should now gain the benefits of synergistic software developments from other ERP siblings.

formation logiciel argus  a positive development for Formation Solutions customers, because it enhances the small company''s financial viability, while also indicating Infor''s serious intent with respect to the process manufacturing segment (some onlookers might have had doubts of late). However, those who are not customers of Infor Optiva should request regular product development plan updates from Infor, and make contingency plans if they believe that the product''s planned evolution will not meet their needs. Formation''s Read More

RFID--A New Technology Set to Explode? Part Two: Early Adopters, Challenges, and User Recommendations


Radio frequency identification or RFID has a potential of becoming a new technology inflection point. It can be a missing piece in the long-lasting puzzle of squeezing excess inventory out of supply chains, but only when (and if) it reaches a critical mass of adoption and maturity over the next several years.

formation logiciel argus  5, Microsoft announced the formation of a new Microsoft RFID Council focused on RFID technology, which will look at RFID requirements and how to take advantage of today''s technology to make it easier for retailers and manufacturers to track and ship merchandise. The giant also highlighted a growing ecosystem of partners—spanning RFID hardware vendors, supply chain execution (SCE) retail systems and services providers—is using the Microsoft platform today to add value to their RFID solutions through Read More

The CMO-CIO Organizational Alignment Mandate


Chief information officer reporting relationships continue to be distanced from the strategy function. The marketing function is experiencing this same distancing from strategy. However, the two functions should be on the leading edge of strategy, rather than the receiving end.

formation logiciel argus  leading edge of strategy formation rather than the receiving end. Organizationally, this is a source of dilution few organizations can afford, yet it is unlikely to change unless these two functions can demonstrate a clear contribution to the CEO''s agenda. In this regard, the CMO and the CIO may be more effective working together than separately. An Odd Association? The first thought that the title of this article may bring to mind is what an unusual pairing—the CMO and the CIO? The next logical Read More

Compaq, HP, IBM, Intel and Microsoft Create New PC Security Alliance


Five key vendors, Compaq, HP, IBM, Intel, and Microsoft have allied together to develop a new hardware and software specification for personal computer security. The alliance has set a goal of publishing a specification proposal by the second half of 2000. It remains to be seen what impact this will have on the rapidly increasing number of information security attacks.

formation logiciel argus  If nothing else, the formation of this alliance is sure to heighten security awareness in the information technology sector as a whole. Elias Levy, Chief Technical Officer of Security Focus and moderator of the well-known Bugtraq security mailing list says, The alliance is a good idea and has potential. There is a great need to build security features into the basic structure of the computer and the operating system. Only when these features become universal will application writers start making use of Read More

SSA Global Forms a Strategic Unit with an Extended-ERP Savvy Part One: Event Summary


SSA Global seems to be doing some proper thinking while continuing to acquire new software companies. Recent unification of its broadening collection of supply chain management (SCM) solutions under the SSA SCM brand and formation of a specialized Strategic Solutions division--which also includes other extended enterprise capabilities, such as customer relationship management (CRM), product lifecycle management ([PLM), and more—are both aimed at nurturing existing customers while attracting new prospects with products that exceed far beyond mere enterprise resource planning (ERP) capabilities.

formation logiciel argus  product development. With the formation of a dedicated Strategic Solutions team, SSA Global has put in place experts across all major functional areas including sales, marketing, support and product development to consistently anticipate and deliver against its customers'' extended enterprise needs. Jim Handy has been appointed president of SSA Global Strategic Solutions, reporting to Graeme Cooksley, executive vice president of SSA Global, responsible for worldwide field operations, marketing, support, Read More

Logiciel Aylson Software


Alyson Software Solutions, was established in 1980 as a provider of high end software solutions. With offices in Toronto and Montreal, Alyson Software Solutions is the leading software solutions integrator for Syspro Systems, a world class and world wide software solution and the premiere Canadian ERP software as chosen by CA magazine. Alyson Software Solutions has been a Syspro reseller since 1999 and proudly boasts a clientele of leading manufacturers, importers and distributors, as well as not for profit organizations. All companies that take a keen interest in managing inventory and costs. The principals of Alyson Software Solutions have an in-depth understanding and experience with owner managed businesses and specialize in using software to implement and improve business processes. At Alyson, our commitment and our only job is to make the software work for our clients and to maintain our reputation as a first class IT service provider.

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