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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

api treestands hunting  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

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The Market Impact of Two Powerhouses


This is an analysis of the equivalent moves of two superpowers to secure the lower-end of the market, also known as the small-to-medium enterprise (SME) market segment. One is Microsoft Business Solutions (MBS), the other is UK-based the Sage Group.

api treestands hunting  made application programming interfaces (API) available to external developers to help integrate their primarily accounting-based products with vertical market extensions provided by their partners. Sage/Best and former ACCPAC have for decades been cultivating awareness and relationships within a community of influencers, such as certified public accountants (CPA) or chartered accountants (CA) and small and medium accounting companies that make recommendations to their clients regarding which packages to Read More

Will Sage Group Cement Its SME Leadership with ACCPAC and Softline Acquisitions? Part Four: Market Impact


Given Sage's revenue level is quite higher than those of Geac, MBS, SSA Global, and Lawson Software, making it an ultimate juggernaut within the SME market per se, the time has long come for its mind share to become commensurate with its size.

api treestands hunting  making application programming interfaces (API) available to external developers to help integrate their primarily accounting-based products with vertical market extensions provided by their partners. They also offer no-frills online or retail sold -- via over 5,000 retail outlets, in addition to telesales, direct email and web ordering -- entry level or feeder business-application packages that attract small businesses early on, such as BusinessWorks Gold , Peachtree , or ACCPAC Simply Accounting ; Read More

Enterprise Resource Planning Giants Eye the Shop Floor


Because production systems on the shop floor are typically not synchronized and integrated with the planning ones, there is a lack of timely and accurate information that results in disconnected business processes.

api treestands hunting  may be able to capitalize on the interoperability trend in another way as well, as its SAP Manufacturing suite may help close some gaps in current product functionality. This is because investments made in systems managing production processes in plants and within entire supply chains are playing a larger role and are gaining in value, as companies move toward collaborative uses of data to support business processes (for a more detailed discussion, see The Importance of Plant-Level Systems ) By 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 treestands hunting  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

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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Microsoft Convergence 2003 portrayed an Enterprise Solutions crossroad!


Microsoft Convergence 2003 provided a perfect learning experience to appreciate the overall Microsoft Business solutions and the directions that Microsoft intends to take. To that end the word 'convergence' was not an element of pure fate but rather a portrayal of integration between Microsoft back and front office applications. The only discordance with this depiction we felt was the way Microsoft plans to enhance its product definition through a large number of independent software vendors (ISV).

api treestands hunting  an Application Programming Interface (API) developed internally using .NET technology. The challenge for small and mid-sized companies to implement CRM is the requirement for a relatively easy integration. Microsoft claims that there is a tight integration between MS CRM, MS office and all the other Microsoft Business Solutions. click the image The core CRM application offers two distinct modules Sales and Customer Service. This is Microsoft's first-generation product with vanilla features; it's Read More

Information Builders Did It iWay


Information Builders plans to spin off its middleware technology group (which develops and supports the EDA middleware product) into a new wholly owned subsidiary named iWay Software. The move is supposed to allow Information Builders (IBI) to concentrate on the WebFocus and Focus business intelligence products, while allowing iWay to handle e-business integration.

api treestands hunting  will focus on delivering rapid e-business integration solutions built on its newly announced suite of enterprise integration products. As a part of Information Builders, we delivered rock-solid technologies that could integrate information from over 120 different sources and operating environments. This includes all legacy data, relational databases, ERP, and application products, said Senor. That capability is critical for e-business, because e-business requires comprehensive access to all Read More

iPayment Selects CallidusCloud's Commissions and Sales Enablement


iPayment, Inc., a provider of the merchant services business (credit and debit card payment processing services), has selected CallidusCloud's Commissions and Sales Enablement solutions to transform sales performance within its sales partner channels in North America. Callidus Software Inc., doing business as CallidusCloud, is a provider of sales and marketing effectiveness software.

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How Does Your ERP System Architecture Address Change?


In today’s competitive market, businesses are living in a constant state of change—especially in the services sector, which has to contend with a more fluid “people resource” factor. Yet most installed ERP solutions are falling short. Why are nearly half of all businesses essentially blowing their annual ERP budgets to support change? And what are software vendors doing about it? Find out now, in TEC’s 2008 Market Comparison Report.

api treestands hunting  be to use the API tools with SAP BAPI and SAP MS DUET, and to use SAP middleware tools (e.g., SAP NetWeaver 7.0 SPS 12) to integrate the different systems. Vendor Survey ' Change Methodology We took three global ERP vendors Agresso, Oracle, and SAP that provide offerings to the services sector, and identified five prospective areas of change: compliance to new regulations, reorganization and restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, business process change, and financial management'driven change. We then Read More

FPX CPQ OnDemand


FPX’s flagship application, FPX CPQ OnDemand, is designed to help salespeople configure complex products. CPQ OnDemand is used by companies in the manufacturing, technology, and medical industries. The product integrates with existing systems including several customer relationship management (CRM) and enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems. The CPQ OnDemand product family includes the following products: CPQ OnDemand Direct Mode CPQ OnDemand CRM Mode CPQ OnDemand Offline Edition CPQ OnDemand for PRM CPQ OnDemand Setup CPQ OnDemand Web Services API  

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Challenges for an Expanding Supply Chain Solutions Vendor


Although Click Commerce is a thriving provider of on-demand supply chain management (SCM) solutions for a variety of worldwide industries, it does have to face up to a variety of challenges, some of which are of its own making.

api treestands hunting  health care InfoEd, iMedRIS, API Software Contract and service management IQ Navigator, Fieldglass, ICG Commerce Solution Focus Competitors Demand channel management/partner relationship management Comergent, IBM, SAP, Oracle, Salesforce.com Supply chain management Manhattan Associates, RedPrairie, HighJump, Infor, One Network, i2 Technologies, JDA Software (including former Manugistics), Logility Service Parts Planning and Optimization Servigistics, MCA Solutions, Baxter Planning Systems Master data Read More

Manhattan Partnership With E3, MarketMAX Strikes Compromise


Manhattan Associates has struck a deal with E3 Corporation and MarketMAX that symbolizes the eternal struggle between best-of-breed and ERP vendors.

api treestands hunting  implemented as a true API that will be supported and updated for future releases. If the latter is true, users should understand what additional software packages, such as EAI, will be necessary for making the integration and what the projected costs will be. Read More

Salesforce.com Launches Salesforce Wear


Wearable technologies and the Internet of Things (IoT) are the “next big thing” in enterprise software. To that end, CRM software platform Salesforce.com recently launched Salesforce Wear, its initiative for wearable computing in the enterprise. With wearable IoT tools, companies can discover new ways to market, sell, service, and design products.

api treestands hunting  the identity authentication, secure API access, and plumbing necessary to connect the device to the Salesforce1 Platform. Developers have immediate access to a growing library of devices, sample code, documentation, demonstrations, and reference apps.   Salesforce Wear Developer Pack is now generally available and is included with all user licenses of Salesforce CRM and the Salesforce Platform. Developers will be able to create apps that connect wearable devices to any business process. Salesforce.com Read More

U.S. vs. Microsoft - Breaking Up Is Hard To Do, But Not That Hard


An updated study projects a potential Microsoft antitrust breakup to increase software costs US$30B. It's not nearly that high.

api treestands hunting  adding functionality at these rapid rates. Market Impact The Liebowitz study is predicated on a single scenario - the District Court orders a breakup of Microsoft into three BabySofts , with each BabySoft retaining its own flavor of Windows. We believe this is the least likely of all breakup scenarios, with only a 5% likelihood. Far more likely is the scenario where Microsoft is broken up into separate BabySofts for operating systems, applications, and/or other business units (35% likelihood). Another Read More