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: Global Business Services, ibm, Lotus Connections, Lotus Live Connections, TEC, Technology Evaluation, Technology Evaluation Centers, Technology Evaluation Centers Inc., blog, analyst, enterprise software, decision support.
Catering to Small and Medium-Size Enterprises
With opportunities in the large enterprise marketplace shrinking due to increased penetration, small and medium-size enterprises (SMEs) are starting to receive more attention and scrutiny. This article explores the special needs of the SMEs and asks, from a software standpoint, what companies can to do survive in this unique marketplace and what vendors can do to service them. Read on for the answers.
: these switches would be set at the factory to limit the functionality that is available. If later a company decides to use an unavailable function, say actual costing, a company would have to pay to have it turned on. An argument could be made that less support would be required for SMEs who use less functionality. While not suggesting that maintenance charges be reduced as well, this source of ongoing revenue will help offset the reduced price of the software. What concerns SMEs most is the initial
MPS in European and US Enterprises
Managed print services in European and US enterprises.Controlling cost, complexity and risk in the print environment.Free white papers! The printing environment is now an integral part of the IT infrastructure. Organizations that use managed print services (MPSs) are seeing reduced cost and increased efficiencies. Using MPSs optimizes the way in which networked printers, copiers, and multifunction peripherals (MFPs) are managed to minimize the wastage of paper and toner. Find out how effective MPSs offer cost transparency and reliable service levels.
: Consider how fast a set of colour, graphic-rich PowerPoint slides can be printed; as presentation decks get larger and more complex, colour printed output increases—in volume and cost. Many businesses are also using high-end colour printer and copier devices to print material that would have previously been fulfilled by external print houses, further boosting business print volumes. With all this taken into account, it is estimated that, on average, an office worker prints 8,000 pages per year.
3/12/2010 6:14:00 AM
Can Enterprises Keep Their Spend on Their Radar (Screen)? » The TEC Blog
any one industry (or set of industries). For this reason, Spend Radar’s customer profile is tremendously diverse. But what is truly impressive is the speed at which the vendor has amassed its global customer base (of well over 100 corporate logos). The driving force behind this rapid customer acquisition is Spend Radar’s aforementioned proprietary software and next-generation approach. For example, the vendor has reportedly amassed a similar number of customers in the past 18 months or so as most of
: ariba, bi, brian daniels, cindy barlow, Cloud Computing, data classification, dynamic database, emptoris, etl, Jason Busch, rod true, SaaS, SCM, spend analysis, spend management, spend radar, TEC, Technology Evaluation, Technology Evaluation Centers, Technology Evaluation Centers Inc., blog, analyst, enterprise software, decision support.
RFID--A New Technology Set to Explode?Part One: RFID Technology
For retailers and the other vertical industries, radio frequency identification (RFID) tags present enormous opportunities to improve supply chain operations, since real-time inventory control, tracking, and alerting capabilities could be very important advantages of RFID. As tagged inventory goes through ports, terminals, freight forwarders, and into a distribution center, the RFID tag should provide near real-time visibility of an item's whereabouts at all times.
: RFID--A New Technology Set to Explode? Part One: RFID Technology RFID--A New Technology Set to Explode? Part One: RFID Technology P.J. Jakovljevic - April 22, 2004 Read Comments RFID Technology Supply chain technology has, for some time, been based on the traditional bar-code technology familiar to ordinary shoppers and consumers, but recently the software capability has been expanded to also use radio frequency identification (RFID) technology. While radio ID tag-enabled software is still just a
Deployment of Cisco Extension Mobility in Enterprises
This white paper analyzes several deployment methods of Cisco Extension Mobility within Enterprise Cisco telephony environments and how to streamline commissioning. It presents how automatic configuration of auto-registered phones and end user sync to Microsoft Active Directory can be used by the Uplinx Auto Provisioning system to provide an automated process with a clear workflow that minimizes operational costs, reduces configuration errors, accelerates service requests, and improves the end user service experience.
: Related Topics: Enterprise Asset Management, Desktop Management, Move, Add, Change Management, Help Desk or Support Services (Software), Installation (Support and Pre-installation), Issue Tracking and Management Related Keywords: Cisco, phone, deployment, provisioning, user provisioning, identity management Source: Uplinx-Software Learn more about Uplinx-Software Acronym-Related White Papers: Business Intelligence (BI) | Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
4/5/2012 4:39:00 AM
Firewall Cowboyz Set the Stage to Free Innocent Convict
Cowboyz.com builds and sells affordable firewall appliances to small to medium sized businesses. When not deploying firewalls, this small-time firewall vendor gives something back by taking notice and assisting to restore justice to a falsely accused convict.
: Firewall Cowboyz Set the Stage to Free Innocent Convict Firewall Cowboyz Set the Stage to Free Innocent Convict L. Taylor - August 18, 2000 Read Comments L. Taylor - August 18, 2000 Event Summary In an odd-but-true turn of events, a firewall vendor is responsible for helping to assist the freeing of an innocent man who spent 10 years too long incarcerated in Texas. Roy Criner, has been serving a 99 year sentence for a rape and murder of a 16 year old girl that he never committed. Based on circumstantial
The State of Travel and Entertainment Expense Management
Business travel has long been a critical component for achieving corporate goals. But in 2010, enterprises have begun to transform their perception of expense management from an unavoidable cost to a strategic mindset. This report is a go-to guide for enterprises seeking to convert their decade-old complacence of this everyday business practice to one that aligns with a new age of organizational goals.
: cost to a strategic mindset. This report is a go-to guide for enterprises seeking to convert their decade-old complacence of this everyday business practice to one that aligns with a new age of organizational goals. The State of Travel and Entertainment Expense Management style= border-width:0px; /> comments powered by Disqus Related Topics: Human Capital Management (HCM), Travel Related Keywords: SAP, hr, small business, motivation, job description, project management,
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Expense Management for a New Decade
This study captures the intentions, strategies, and performance of over 175 enterprises, and used two key performance metrics to distinguish best-in-class performance: compliance to corporate policies concerning travel and entertainment (T&E), and the cost to process a single expense report. Download this report to learn more about how best-in-class enterprises outperform their peers.
: Expense Management for a New Decade Expense Management for a New Decade Source: Infor Document Type: White Paper Description: This study captures the intentions, strategies, and performance of over 175 enterprises, and used two key performance metrics to distinguish best-in-class performance: compliance to corporate policies concerning travel and entertainment (T&E), and the cost to process a single expense report. Download this report to learn more about how best-in-class enterprises outperform their
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The Business Need for CRM for Large and Medium Sized Enterprises » The TEC Blog
need to manage their assets and main activities. Be it customer relationship management (CRM), human capital management (HCM), or enterprise resource planning (ERP), initially only large enterprises were able to commission and acquire such products. But as with anything else that grows successfully in our global economy, software for business quickly became a commodity, and as a result today we can distinguish several flavors of CRM. Even though CRM solutions are very “trendy” and in demand these days
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Mobile Commerce: The Path to Customer Engagement
More personal, portable, and in many cases more powerful than any computing device in the past, mobile phones deliver new opportunities for enterprises to establish, nurture, and maintain relationships with customers. But unlike most advances in which enterprise use leads consumer use, the mobile phone revolution has developed in the opposite way: customers are already comfortable with the technology and expect enterprises to allow the kind of interactions they want. This white paper playbook gives tips for how enterprises can embark on this new path to customer engagement and take advantage of the benefits offered by implementing mobile commerce services.
: Mobile Commerce: The Path to Customer Engagement Mobile Commerce: The Path to Customer Engagement Source: SAP Document Type: White Paper Description: More personal, portable, and in many cases more powerful than any computing device in the past, mobile phones deliver new opportunities for enterprises to establish, nurture, and maintain relationships with customers. But unlike most advances in which enterprise use leads consumer use, the mobile phone revolution has developed in the opposite way: customers
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