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Stalled Oracle Fumbling For A Jump-Start Kit Part 1: Recent Events
While Oracle's declining revenue and profit continue across main businesses, SAP and Siebel have been extending their leads in respective enterprise application

contract start and end dates  an expansion of its contract management software suite with new applications for Sales Contracts and Contracts Intelligence. Oracle Contracts is a family of applications that should help automate and simplify the creation, negotiation, management and renewal of complex business agreements with customers, suppliers and partners. Historically, contracts have been manually written and frequently customized, requiring a significant amount of human capital to manage the process. By fully automating the

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The IT Infrastructure Outsourcing knowledge base focuses on the selection of companies who provide outsource services in the areas of information technology (IT) infrastructure. The typical types of activities that these providers perform include data center operations; network operations; backup/recovery services, data storage management services; system administration services; end user support of desktop PCs, laptops, and handheld devices; web site, or application hosting, etc.  

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contract start and end dates  and packaging and unified contract management are still a work in process at the vendor. The merging parties were also at different cloud enablement stages and will have to sync up their future release dates. But by the 2015 Verint user conference many of these questions will likely have been solved and answered. Read More

How Supply Chain Projects Morph Into Black Holes


For all but a few astronomers, black holes are unknown in the realm of ordinary experience. Analogs do exist, however, in the more terrestrial domain of business process reengineering and take the form of supply chain management implementations. Real-life examples offer insights that may help prevent your supply chain project from collapsing into oblivion and taking your enterprise with it.

contract start and end dates  and the other, a contract facility. The system was needed to support new channel programs designed to facilitate replenishment of reseller inventory by allowing resellers to share requirements via EDI (electronic data interchange). This was an ambitious departure from existing procedures that relied on telephone communication between resellers and demand planners. Problem The project schedule was based solely on the start of the new channel programs without regard to resource constraints. In addition, Read More

Made2Manage Affirms Its Technological Astuteness


By continually enhancing functional footprint while concurrently providing technologically advanced solutions, Made2Manage is determined to endure the ongoing market shakeout, although it will have to exert a fierce fight.

contract start and end dates  with a M2M University contract to receive personalized, one-on-one education from a Made2Manage product expert. The Made2Manage corporate intranet site, M2M Inside, was the company's first Web site to launch under the Microsoft .NET platform in April 2002. Since that time, Made2Manage has reportedly seen significant advantages to its development environment. Because the Microsoft .NET platform utilizes a modular architecture, the Made2Manage development team is provided with the tools and solutions Read More

IT Project Management Tools: MS Project and Its Alternatives (Part 1)


In a previous blog post, I wrote about the Project Manager’s role and some of the constraints that affect the daily life of a PM, namely: scope, time, and cost. This post will focus on some of the tools a PM uses on a day-to-day basis (and why), and some of the limiting factors that these tools present. In order to understand the use of PM tools it is essential to have an understanding of the PM’s

contract start and end dates  on the Polaris defense contract. Its primary feature is the calculation of all time for all activities from the beginning to an end of a project. The process determines the date by when an activity can start and end without making the overall project completion date delayed. The methodologies described above were refined and modified for use in MS Project. This product was developed in 1987 for Microsoft by a firm which was contracted to assist in managing software development production timelines. Read More

Dell's High-End Rackmount Servers - Challenging Compaq's Wintel Dominance


Dell Computer Corporation has shaken up the PC Server market, in three years moving from the #5 US market share position to a solid #2 (and #3 worldwide) - and has set its sights on #1 Compaq. This note assesses its strengths and weaknesses in the ever-growing and increasingly important rackmount server marketplace.

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Service Management: Understanding the Real End-user Experience


How many of your online customers are happy customers? Today, few organizations can answer this question accurately, usually relying on customer complaints to highlight areas of underperformance. However, a significant proportion of unsatisfied online customers won’t even bother to complain. But now, organizations can track customer interactions in real time—transforming online experiences into truly effective channels for customer care.

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According to a major IT research firm, less than 20 percent of IT projects are completed on time and on budget. Project management (PM) experts agree that internal resistance is one of the factors that can ruin a project. What does it take to get your people to say “yea” instead of “nay”? Find out other common causes of project failure, and how to encourage your team members to embrace change and communicate better.

contract start and end dates  to Start and Finish a No-fail Project, Part 1: Fighting Internal Resistance According to a major IT research firm, less than 20 percent of IT projects are completed on time and on budget. Project management (PM) experts agree that internal resistance is one of the factors that can ruin a project. What does it take to get your people to say “yea” instead of “nay”? Find out other common causes of project failure, and how to encourage your team members to embrace change and communicate better. Read More

Lawson Software Braves IPO And Reports Strongly Against The Odds


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Jaspersoft and VMware to Start Delivering BI for Cloud Applications


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contract start and end dates  and VMware to Start Delivering BI for Cloud Applications Today Jaspersoft  entered into a partnership agreement with VMware to integrate Jaspersoft’s business intelligence (BI) platform into Cloud Foundry , the open platform as a service (PaaS). This will make it possible for Jaspersoft to provide analysis and reporting capabilities within a cloud-based application development framework. In this regard, Jerry Chen, vice president (VP) of cloud and application services from VMware states: Read More

SAP Claims Big Gains In The Low-End Battleground


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