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Analyzing MAPICS' Further Steps After Frontstep Part Five: Challenges and User Recommendations
MAPICS remains a stable company, with a strong financial position, depth of manufacturing knowledge, a strong customer service record, and a developed affiliate

analyzing supplier risk  MAPICS' Further Steps After Frontstep Part Five: Challenges and User Recommendations Event Summary For the last several months MAPICS has shown both the signs of significant changes and the persistence of a number of its historically recognizable invariant tenets of operation. Following the acquisition of its former competitor, Frontstep , (see MAPICS To Leap Forward In A Frontstep Way ), MAPICS, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAPX) became possibly the largest global provider of extended enterprise applications

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Three Ways ERP Can Help Manage Risk and Prevent Fraud


If enterprise resource planning (ERP) isn't properly implemented to manage risk, your organization may face loss due to fraud or other hazards. Take advantage of ERP's capacities for role-based security, on both the business and the IT sides of your processes.

analyzing supplier risk  during the implementation process. Analyzing business risk during this critical time, and configuring the application to manage those risks, can prevent accidental and deliberate loss down the road. Moreover, these same risk management measures, once put in place, can also help you document your processes, risk management, and regulatory compliance. About the Author Tom Schiesl, partner with Virchow, Krause & Company, LLP consulting practice, has been with the firm since 2003, and leads the Compliance Read More

Governance, Risk, and Compliance Management


Governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) issues are hot topics today, thanks to high-profile stories about companies that failed to meet regulatory requirements. In each case, executives were held accountable, stock prices dropped, and brand image suffered. Find out about cross-enterprise GRC solutions that can make it easier to monitor compliance and risk effectively, and adjust to changing regulatory mandates.

analyzing supplier risk  software, and methodologies for analyzing risk and compliance information. This makes it difficult to aggregate data, gain a complete view of enterprise risk, effectively monitor compliance and risk, and adjust business processes to meet changing requirements, market trends, and regulatory mandates. Clearly, fragmented approaches to GRC represent a massive ' and costly ' duplication of effort that impairs transparency and increases opportunities for issues or weakness to fall through the cracks until Read More

The Power of Knowledge -- Knowledge is Power (Part 1)


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analyzing supplier risk  about setting prices and analyzing performance, as opposed to tactically managing complaints and allowances. Furthermore, these broad service needs have to be addressed across the entire service value chain that starts with customers and then goes either through direct aftermarket service and support personnel or via dealers, value added resellers (VARs) and other channel partners, via original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and distributors all the way to the components suppliers. The SSM suite also Read More

Software Evaluation, Selection, and Procurement Part Two: Recommendations for Improvement


Pursuing an alternative strategy for software evaluation and selection, based on the capital investment paradigm and the principles outlined in this article, is an effective method to mitigate implementation risk.

analyzing supplier risk  bog down in over analyzing the selection. Build a strong business case Probably the most important deliverable in the entire evaluation and selection process is the business case, which serves as the guidebook for the remainder of the project. A strong business case establishes the project expectations and guidelines including: Project scope Expected costs Expected benefits Project performance metrics Risks Overall implementation approach and timeline High level project workplan Resource requirements Read More

GSQA (Global Supplier Quality Assurance)


GSQA is an enterprise-wide supply chain event management application that improves yield by helping to identify disruptions, which cause a company's factory to run at less than perfect productivity. GSQA collects lot level material quality infomation that allows a manufacturer to make decisions based on root cause analysis.Food, automotive, consumer packaged goods (CPG), and process manufacturers use GSQA to improve productivity. GSQA helps reduce manufacturing overhead and material costs through simplifying supplier management activities.

analyzing supplier risk  (Global Supplier Quality Assurance) GSQA is an enterprise-wide supply chain event management application that improves yield by helping to identify disruptions, which cause a company's factory to run at less than perfect productivity. GSQA collects lot level material quality infomation that allows a manufacturer to make decisions based on root cause analysis.Food, automotive, consumer packaged goods (CPG), and process manufacturers use GSQA to improve productivity. GSQA helps reduce manufacturing Read More

Analyzing MAPICS' Further Steps After Frontstep Part Three: Market Impact


Much has changed, while much has remained the same at MAPICS during 2003. With the February finalization of the Frontstep acquisition, MAPICS has become quite a large enterprise applications provider, which positions the vendor near (if not at) the top among vendors that focus on the mid-size discrete manufacturing market.

analyzing supplier risk  MAPICS' Further Steps After Frontstep Part Three: Market Impact Event Summary For the last several months MAPICS has shown both the signs of significant changes and the persistence of a number of its historically recognizable invariant tenets of operation. Following the acquisition of its former competitor, Frontstep , (see MAPICS To Leap Forward In A Frontstep Way ), MAPICS, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAPX) became possibly the largest global provider of extended enterprise applications for solving the Read More

Breaking Bad: The Risk of Insecure File Sharing


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Aligning Risk and Finance in Banks: From Theory to Practice


After the financial crisis, banks are changing the way that they look at risk and finance integration, and these types of projects have been prioritized again. However, the path to successful risk and finance integration is not simple, and banks face a number of technology and organizational challenges. To understand these problems better and banks' aims for risk and finance integration, read this report on a survey by Chartis Research that questioned risk and finance professionals on these subjects. The report uses the survey results and interviews to explore the best methods for firms to implement risk and finance integration.

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Data Center Economics: Analyzing Challenges and Opportunities


In order to meet data center challenges, organizations must take measures to consolidate data centers and look at outsourcing arrangements and alternate models of data center management. However, because carrying out a data center strategy typically requires a large investment in time and costs, organizations today are making tactical decisions that have minimal impact. While some organizations are contemplating alternate models for data center management, others seem to be dragging their feet in making any meaningful changes to their strategy. Find out more in this report on results from a survey that included 75 CIOs and heads of IT from Fortune 1000 companies across US, Europe, and Asia-Pacific.

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Supplier Performance Management


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analyzing supplier risk  Performance Management GNX Supplier Performance Management is a web-based application that enables companies to establish, track and report performance metrics for a large supplier base, with a collaborative platform to proactively resolve and avoid problems. Read More

Analyzing MAPICS' Further Steps After Frontstep Part Two: More Recent Events


MAPICS remains a customer-focused organization with the mantra of helping customers in select verticals become world-class manufacturers.

analyzing supplier risk  MAPICS' Further Steps After Frontstep Part Two: More Recent Events Event Summary For the last several months MAPICS has shown both the signs of significant changes and the persistence of a number of its historically recognizable invariant tenets of operation. Following the acquisition of its former competitor, Frontstep , (see MAPICS To Leap Forward In A Frontstep Way ), MAPICS, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAPX) became possibly the largest global provider of extended enterprise applications for solving the Read More

Controlling Access Risk: Increase Visibility, Reduce the Time and Cost of Compliance


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Supplier Portals for Manufacturers a Win-Win Scenario


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This paper explores approaches for quantifying wrong-way risk (WWR), a natural extension of the risk management methodologies used to calculate credit value adjustment (CVA) measures. It also recommends the best practices for incorporating WWR into trade pricing and meeting regulatory requirements.

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