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Challenges and Developments from SuccessConnect
TEC senior ERP analyst Aleksey Osintsev recently attended SuccessFactors' conference in Vegas. It looks like there are fundamental changes under way in how the

api 610  implementation, configuration, admin guides, API implementation, etc.—that’s more than 7,000 pages of new documentation available for users. And thirdly, there is an additional quick technical diagnosis tool available for administrators on the user side. Mobile applications development principles . The goal of any software vendor in creating a mobile application is to make it equally comfortable and easy to use for completely different ages, roles, and categories of users—from employees recording

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Business process management (BPM) defines, enables, and manages the exchange of enterprise information through the semantics of a business process view, which involves employees, customers, partners, applications, and databases. 

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Job Scheduling Evaluation Checklist


When buying a job scheduling solution, you should gather as much information as possible to make an objective comparison of competitive products’ key capabilities. Seek out customer references, analyst recommendations, and press articles to supplement vendor marketing materials. And to make sure you don’t miss any important evaluation criteria, benchmark the functions of job-scheduling software with a detailed checklist.

api 610  through command line and API V       Supports nested job groups for inheriting job characteristics V       Supports workload balancing with multiple options for distributing workload V       Schedules based on exit codes and exit code ranges defined by the user V       Schedules jobs and dependencies by parsing output for specific character strings V       Stores estimated, actual, minimum and maximum runtimes for each job V       Event-based Scheduling Schedules based on file arrival, Read More

Tempest Creates a Secure Teapot


Tempest Software has announced the release of TMS (Tempest Messenger System) version 3.1.1. The product allows suppliers and customers to query corporate databases without any direct access to the actual web or database servers. A firewall is placed between the Internet and the internal systems and the firewall is configured to allow no incoming traffic. This product should prove to be a great annoyance to hackers everywhere.

api 610  both the Netscape Server API and the Microsoft IIS API, and fully supports Red Hat Linux 6.2 and 7. Market Impact One of the major challenges for Enterprise Application Integration vendors, (and most of the vendors are relatively new to the market and privately funded), is making sure that the transactions between corporations, suppliers, and customers are secure (see Enterprise Application Integration, the Latest Trend in Getting Value from Data ). The vendor's method of achieving these secure Read More

Amazon Debuts Redshift, a Petabyte-scale Data Warehouse in the Cloud


Amazon is pulling out all the stops in its bid to get ahead in the highly competitive data warehouse market by announcing the limited preview of Amazon Redshift, Amazon´s new data warehouse offering. Redshift is a petabyte-scale, fully managed data warehouse service in the cloud. Amazon customers will be able to deploy their data warehouse solutions and analyze large amounts of information by

api 610  Moderate Disk I/O: Moderate API: dw.hs1.xlarge Price per node:  $0.85 per hour (On-demand pricing) High Storage Eight Extra Large (8XL) DW Node: CPU: 16 virtual cores ECU: 35 Memory: 120 GiB Storage: 24 HDD with 16 TB of local attached storage Network: 10 Gigabit Ethernet with support for cluster placement groups Disk I/O: Very High API: dw.hs1.8xlarge Price per node:  $6.80 per hour (On-demand pricing) Additionally, Redshift integrates with Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) and Amazon DynamoDB, with Read More

Yammer


Microsoft Yammer is a private social platform for businesses. Yammer enables collaboration and allows the storage of large files. Co-workers, external customers, vendors, and business partners can co-create content, request assistance, or exchange ideas without using e-mail clients.Posting and editing documents can occur in real time. Yammer is accessible via the Internet through Web browsers, mobile devices, or tablets. It can be integrated with other business applications such as Sharepoint or SAP using API integrations. The solution contains a search functionality, which allows user to find the content, conversations, people, and business instantly across the entire company as well as other business applications.

api 610  Sharepoint or SAP using API integrations. The solution contains a search functionality, which allows user to find the content, conversations, people, and business instantly across the entire company as well as other business applications. Read More

Made2Manage Affirms Its Technological Astuteness Part 3: Challenges and User Recommendations


Although recent initiatives should, to our mind, contribute to creating increased demand and acceptance of the offering in the intended SME market, nevertheless, Made2Manage will have to address certain challenges in order to continue to thrive in this cutthroat competitive environment.

api 610  Software , Syspro , MAPICS/Frontstep , etc.), the likes of SAP , Oracle and PeopleSoft storming down the market, and from former accounting-only juggernauts going up the market (e.g., Intuit , ACCPAC , Best Software , and Microsoft Business Solutions ( MBS )). Most of these competitors have much greater install bases and quite a leeway to ride through these difficult times on their recurring service & support revenue. To keep up with the competition, Made2Manage might therefore have a bigger need to Read More

Kronos Improves its Healthcare Acuity via the OptiLink Buy


My recent in-depth report from the KronosWorks 2011 conference entitled KronosWorks 2011: Beyond Time Clocks for Modern Workforce Management asserted that vertically-oriented tuck-in acquisitions were likely in store for Kronos in 2012. Lo and behold, in mid-January 2012, Kronos announced that it has acquired the assets of OptiLink from The Advisory Board Company in an undisclosed cash transaction

api 610  in the space are API Healthcare, McKesson , and Lawson Software (part of Infor ). What Is OptiLink? Headquartered in a suburb of Portland, Oregon (US), OptiLink helps health care organizations such as Intermountain Healthcare , Seton Family Healthcare , and Tenet Healthcare Corporation to align staffing levels to actual patient needs. The OptiLink acuity solution empowers nursing executives and their staff to manage workload, schedules, and productivity using actual patient demand rather than static Read More

Messaging: Lotus Notes Domino R5 vs. Microsoft Exchange 5.5


This note compares the two leading collaborative messaging systems, Lotus Notes and Microsoft Exchange, in the areas of functionality, technology, cost, service, support, corporate viability, and corporate strategy.

api 610  rich Application Programming Interface (API). Lotus Notes offers the ability to run robust customized or pre-packaged applications due to their database structure. Having Lotus Notes and simply sending point-to-point e-mail - not taking advantage of the programmatically available resources - is somewhat similar to having a sports car that will never be driven over 55 mph. For users looking for point-to-point e-mail, coupled with calendaring and end-user friendly functionality without the need for an Read More

Manufacturer's Nirvana -- Real-Time Actionable Information


How many ERP vendors, including the largest ones, have natively built-in real-time production monitoring, warehousing management, time and attendance capture, and complete quality management systems?

api 610  intervals, scrap information. The API thereby cross-references or maps scrap and downtime codes between EnterpriseIQ and Mattec, whereas there are automated data transfers via the IQ Alert notification system and at user defined intervals for data exchange. Miscellaneous Utilities EnterpriseIQ also offers a number of useful utilities, such as the IQAlert notification system, with many nifty business activity monitoring (BAM) features (see Business Activity Monitoring—Watching The Store For You ). For Read More

It’s About Process (or Ability to be Responsive) -- Part II


Part I of this blog series introduced the notions of workflow automation and business process management (BPM). It also tackled the similarities and subtle differences between the two related software categories. Microsoft, for example, informally demarcates the Microsoft Windows Workflow Foundation (WF) focus on "internal processes" from Microsoft BizTalk Server's "external BPM" use. Namely

api 610  in unison to support rapid process innovation. BPM -- Much More than Integration BPM is often used to integrate multiple enterprise applications and various internal and external users into a new process, but it goes way beyond mere integration. Whereas traditional enterprise application integration (EAI) products help companies to move data between applications, BPM adds interaction with people and the ability to support processes, which then become as manageable as data . BPM integrates existing Read More

Bristol Technology Ships Win-to-Lin Migration Tool


Bristol Technology, Inc. has announced shipment of its Windows-to-Linux application-migration tool. Bristol's Wind/U for Linux product, which began shipping Tuesday, enables developers to compile Microsoft Win32 API and Microsoft Foundation Class source code directly on Linux, and create native, desktop and server-based Linux applications, according to Bristol.

api 610  to compile Microsoft Win32 API and Microsoft Foundation Class source code directly on Linux, and create native, desktop and server-based Linux applications, according to Bristol. As part of the package, Bristol is providing ports of the RogueWave Stingray Visual C++ components on Linux for use with Wind/U. Wind/U for Linux supports Red Hat Linux 6.1 and the Corel Linux distribution. Bristol also is offering services, via its Linux Porting Center, to help companies determine the effort required to port Read More

Upside Software Remains on the Upside of the Contract Management Market


My recent article entitled “Why Should Enterprises Manage their Contracts Closely?” analyzed the importance of enterprise-wide contract lifecycle management (CLM) solutions and stated that many enterprises still use inappropriate makeshift tools to manage their important contractual terms and conditions. The article concluded with the fact that enterprise resource planning

api 610  application uses Upside’s standard API and Web Services to connect with UpsideContract, it makes modification and maintenance much easier. Support and maintenance for this offering is also available, and for those companies that subscribe to this service, they will get the free ongoing updates that Upside makes available for UpsideLive LITE. Upside Software Top Management Speaks Out What follows now is a quick and frank conversation with the company's executives. PJ : Is the UpsideLive product part of Read More

MODX Revolution


 MODX Revolution can scale to much larger, multi-server environments, including customizable caching, multiple database support (MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server). In addition MODX Revolution natively supports multiple websites, secure configurations with most files stored outside of web root. While both Evo and Revo support Resources (web pages) and Weblinks (redirecting links to other pages on the internet), MODX Revolution also includes Static Resources (static files on the filesystem), Symlinks (links to other pages that can maintain their position in dynamic menus), the ability to create custom resources and Media Sources which can store files literally anywhere that is accessible via an API (like Amazon S3).

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QAD Pulling Through, Patiently But Passionately


QAD has been pulling through the downturn with a real strength (especially in terms of new licenses, and with a strong balance sheet and declining debt), a result of its persevering focus on manufacturing, which it recently coined in the slogan "A passion for manufacturing".

api 610  the news is about rapid mergers and acquisitions of distressed vendors or alternatively about headcount and/or cost reductions-based profits of those enterprise applications vendors that are lucky to even report profits amid dwindling revenues, it is refreshing to hear good news coming from a vendor that has (seemingly) forever eluded profits, particularly when the recent success is largely based on a new revenue stream. On August 20, QAD Inc. (NASDAQ: QADI), a global provider of collaborative enterprise Read More

Ardent Software: Will Informix Merger Affect their Success?


With Informix’s completion of its acquisition of Ardent Software, it remains to be seen how effective this marriage will be, and whether Ardent will be allowed autonomy to continue its success in the extract/transform/load and data integration infrastructure.

api 610  provide quality assurance and API assistance to a direct competitor. Vendor Predictions We predict that the completion of the Informix acquisition, with the attendant staff attrition, adjustment to a new corporate culture, and other inevitabilities of a merger, will cause Ardent's release schedules to suffer by as much as 6 months (80% probability). Schedules will suffer further due to attempts to integrate functions from DataStage and Informix's products into each other (80% probability). There will Read More