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Software Evaluation, Selection, and Contract Negotiation
Most articles about the pitfalls of software implementation projects highlight the mistakes made during implementation. Examples include poor project management

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PPM for Professional Services Automation RFI/RFP Template

Portfolio and Project Management, Resource Planning and Scheduling, Opportunity, Contact, and Contract Management, Time and Expense Management, Financial Management, Budgeting, Costing, and Billing, Knowledge Management, Collaboration, and Analysis, Third Party Integration, Back-office Functionality, Product Technology  

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You Say RFI, I Say Riffy: Why You and Your Vendor Need to Speak the Same Language


When ideas fail, words come in very handy. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Software Selection Pitfalls Quick, what’s the number-one pitfall of the software selection process? If you said “budget, buy-in, and boardroom politics,” you’re wrong. Because that’s three pitfalls. We’ll get into those another time. Miscommunication, on the other hand, will torpedo your software

contract templates  “available,” and signed a contract. The result: the project overran the budget and missed the schedule significantly.… The meat processor had to write a significant amount of custom code just to get pricing working correctly.” If you and your software vendor are not speaking the same language, you risk similar delays, if not outright lawsuits. You should also be sure to navigate the tricky paths of “vendor-speak” with caution. If a vendor is trying to sell you on a “solution” that will Read More

Emptoris "Procures" Zeborg's Spend Management Expertise Part Two: Market Impact


The Emptoris acquisition of Zeborg is both a wise offensive and defensive move since it combines the resources of two companies that should focus on arguably growing e-sourcing/spend management opportunities. The companies have quite complementary product offerings, industries of focus, and excellent customer references.

contract templates  of outsourcing, virtual manufacturing, contract manufacturing, vendor managed inventory (VMI) and many other modern manufacturing concepts due to increased global competition and the need for enterprises to focus on their core competencies, enterprises are often spending even over 50 percent of their revenue on procured goods and services. Thus, suppliers' bases have been an ever-increasing factor to every organization's performance. Moreover, suppliers being manufacturers themselves, should be leveraged Read More

You Need More Than Functions and Features to Implement an ERP Package Part Two: More Tools and Summary


This article continues the examination of tools that a vendor may supply that can make the implementation of an ERP package easier for your project team, end users, and IT department. Read on to see what tools you may want to have in your toolbox before proceeding with the implementation.

contract templates  are governed by a contract or blanket purchase order. For these types of purchases a more simplistic flow may be appropriate as illustrated in figure 2. Figure 2 Both workflows would be available. Configurator should enable you to copy an existing flow (figure 1), modify it, and create a new flow (figure 2). However, the tool should prevent you from creating the flow depicted in figure 3 since it is contrary to good controls and practices. Moreover, a purchase order is not an expected input for the Read More

Emptoris "Procures" Zeborg's Spend Management Expertise Part one: Event Summary


Emptoris, an upbeat provider of strategic sourcing software for the global 5000 companies, announced its acquisition of spend management specialist Zeborg. However, despite a good fit, enlarged customer base, and improved cross-selling opportunity, some challenges and product gaps will have to be overcome.

contract templates  new software modules, including contract management, project management and supplier assessment. By providing a solution that helps users manage the interplay between ongoing sourcing activities and contractual relationships, the Emptoris Contract Management module allows enterprises to: Easily build complex multi-item, multi-term supply contracts with intuitive forms, menus, and instructional wizards. Manage complex pricing arrangements, monitor supplier compliance, and leverage negotiated agreements to Read More

Federal Contract Management and Vendors' Readiness Part One: Entry of Small Vendors into Federal Contracts


When all enterprise vendors go for ERP and like solutions to help improve the business of small, midsize, and large aerospace and defense (A&D); engineer-to-order (ETO); contract manufacturing; maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO); and like project-oriented manufacturing companies they may face the need to meet government contract requirements.

contract templates  Contract Management and Vendors' Readiness Part One: Entry of Small Vendors into Federal Contracts Event Summary In the market for application software there is a large number of small, highly focused vendors. The business model for these vendors focuses on a relatively small, tightly defined market with specific requirements that cannot be met with more generic products. These specialists, boutique, or niche vendors (neither of these terms is meant in a derogatory manner) will compete by having Read More

SciQuest Acquires Assets of Spend Radar (and Rounds Out Its Spend Management Suite)


Now that Emptoris and Ariba are gone as independent spend management software suite vendors (acquired by IBM and SAP respectively), is SciQuest trying to take their place? The company may indeed have those aspirations, based on its 2011 acquisition of AECsoft for Supplier Information Management (SIM), Supplier Diversity, and Sourcing Technology, and the recent 2012 acquisition of Upside Software

contract templates  Software for its leading Contract Management capabilities. Most recently, SciQuest acquired Spend Radar LLC , a rapidly growing provider of easy-to-use and flexible spend analysis software. SciQuest will still have to fill out its burgeoning portfolio, and it will take time to integrate the offerings effectively. There are some indications that AECsoft was “a bag of spanners,” which SciQuest is still grappling with. Still, I think that Spend Radar will be a great fit owing to its similar culture. Read More

Field Service Management (FSM) RFI/RFP Template


Customer Engagement Management, Contract and Warranty Management, Work Order Management, Inventory, Logistics, and Parts Planning, Workforce Forecasting and Planning, Scheduling and Routing, Integration, and Analytics &Reporting and Technical Functionality

contract templates  Template: Customer Engagement Management Contract and Warranty Management Work Order Management Inventory Logistics and Parts Planning Workforce Forecasting and Planning Scheduling and Routing Integration and Analytics &Reporting and Technical Functionality This functional and technical requirement set template covers industry-standard functional criteria of Field Service Management (FSM) that can help you easily gather and prioritize your business needs in a simple and categorized excel document. More Read More

SpringCM and SteelBrick Partner to Accelerate Sales Cycles


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contract templates  CPQ with document and contract management capabilities, the integrated offering aims to tackle a broad range of sales-related activities that begin when an opportunity is opened in Sales Cloud (i.e., managing content including presentations, non-disclosure agreements [NDAs], statements of work [SoWs], proposals, and more) and continues after it closes, including archiving, audits, searches, add-ons, and renewal processes.   Powered by SpringCM's platform for managing content and automating workflows and Read More

Logility Works with AdapChain to Accelerate Supply Chain and Enterprise Integration


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contract templates  Works with AdapChain to Accelerate Supply Chain and Enterprise Integration Logility  recently announced the culmination of work they have been doing with supply chain consultant AdapChain to simplify the SCM to ERP integration process. AdapChain and Logility have developed templates designed to accelerate the integration of Logility Voyager to major ERP systems, with specific integrations created for SAP, Oracle, and Infor. Logility and AdapChain, a certified SAP integration partner, believe Read More

HR FIRST Aid Kit CD


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Federal Contract Management and Vendors' Readiness Part Three: Meeting Federal Requirements


Companies that are not already offering the capabilities of meeting the exacting, stringent requirements of federal agencies will likely not be able to tap the recent surge in the federal and defense markets. Conversely, those vendors and their users--government contractors--who can deliver comprehensive solutions that satisfy the requirements of federal agencies are in the driver's seat to capture that market segment.

contract templates  Contract Management and Vendors' Readiness Part Three: Meeting Federal Requirements Meeting Federal Requirements Companies that are not already offering the capabilities described in Part Two will likely not be able to tap the recent surge in the federal and defense markets. Conversely, those vendors and their users—government contractors—who can deliver comprehensive solutions that satisfy the exacting, stringent requirements of federal agencies are in the driver's seat to capture that market Read More

Ten Key Legal Concerns in E-Commerce Ventures and Contracts


IT managers must understand the legal issues – at least well enough to know when there is an issue. E-commerce is so new that lawyers (and the law) are having a tough time keeping up with it, but that doesn’t get the manager off the hook if something that should have been thought about slips through the cracks. Here are a few simple points to keep in mind as you work on any e-commerce project.

contract templates  simple, or even standard contract really does not make much sense. In fact, unlike traditional legal documents such as residential real estate contracts, it is difficult to point to a standard contract for e-commerce arrangements. You might even have several different types of contracts with different parties in any given e-commerce venture. Given the importance of contracts in the e-commerce arena, you will want to know what to look for and what to think about when launching your e-commerce Read More

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contract templates  Before You Sign the Contract Once you decide it’s time to upgrade the enterprise resource planning (ERP) for accounting system, the next question is: “How much does it cost?” However, many variables factor into the total project price—and software is only a fraction of that. Discover 16 insider tips that can help you save money, as well as 30 specific questions to ask your software vendor, so you can avoid hidden costs and understand the total quote. Read More

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