Research and Reports
Software Selection Services
Stay connected with us
Featured Documents related to
Get Free ERP Systems Comparisons Now
Find the best ERP software solution for your business!
Use the software selection tool employed by IT professionals in thousands of selection projects per year. FREE software comparisons based on your organization's unique needsquickly and easily!
Register to access your free comparison reports and more!
I'm doing research for my company
I'm doing research for my client
I'm a software vendor
I'm a student
Send me the TEC Newsletter:
Enter security code:
Already have a TEC account?
Sign in here.
Documents related to
The “Case-by-case Syndrome”: How to Make Sure Your New Business Processes Don’t Lead to a Nasty Case of Exception Management
Have you ever shelved a business process because it was getting too complex? Or because you felt like you were dealing with an “exceptional” situation? According to TEC analyst Jorge García, you may be suffering from “case-by-case” syndrome—and it’s holding your business back. Read this article to find out why business processes are so important, and how to build them the right way.
: a Nasty Case of Exception Management The “Case-by-case Syndrome”: How to Make Sure Your New Business Processes Don’t Lead to a Nasty Case of Exception Management Jorge García - June 29, 2012 Read Comments The uneducated person perceives only the individual phenomenon, the partly educated person the rule, and the educated person the exception. —Franz Grillparzer To be successful nowadays, modern organizations strive to be “process-centric”—that is, relying on a finely articulated business pr
6/29/2012 12:36:00 PM
Catapulting over the Supply Chain Abyss with Real-time Alerts
Despite increased use of key performance indicators (KPIs), supply chain managers’ measurement initiatives continue to come up short. Because of their retrospective nature, KPIs offer little value to today’s complex supply chains. But several market-leading companies are using network-wide KPIs, supported by real-time alerts, to flag problems early, intervene as needed, and improve business results. Find out how.
: Catapulting over the Supply Chain Abyss with Real-time Alerts Catapulting over the Supply Chain Abyss with Real-time Alerts Source: Aptean (CDC Software) Document Type: White Paper Description: Despite increased use of key performance indicators (KPIs), supply chain managers’ measurement initiatives continue to come up short. Because of their retrospective nature, KPIs offer little value to today’s complex supply chains. But several market-leading companies are using network-wide KPIs, supported by
5/11/2010 2:44:00 PM
Hosted CRM vs. In-house: Which Direction Should Your Company Take?
Any technology tied to the financial health of a business generates heated debate, and customer relationship management (CRM) is no exception. CRM has been bolstered, burned, praised, and maligned. One of the most animated arguments has centered on the “where” of CRM: whether to deploy the technologies in-house or “rent” them, outsourcing their implementation to an application service provider.
: management (CRM) is no exception. CRM has been bolstered, burned, praised, and maligned. One of the most animated arguments has centered on the “where” of CRM: whether to deploy the technologies in-house or “rent” them, outsourcing their implementation to an application service provider. Hosted CRM vs. In-house: Which Direction Should Your Company Take? style= border-width:0px; /> comments powered by Disqus Related Topics: Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Business Process
1/16/2007 9:37:00 AM
Zap Business Intelligence
: Zap Business Intelligence is a web-based business intelligence solution that combines traditional BI capabilities (dashboards, key performance indicators, scorecards, reporting and analysis) with advanced features including predictive analytics, alerts and report scheduling, and 3D visualization.
HP s Remarkable Collaboration Journey: Sree Hameed Interviews HP s Curtis Suyematsu
HP's transformation from a vertically integrated enterprise to a virtual business network was about structural change. Insights into control, exception management, risk sharing, and architectures for information management can be gained from this supply chain success story.
: HP, supply chain, collaboration, outsourcing, procurement, purchase order collaboration, VMI, vendor management inventory, co-managed inventory, B2B, business-to-business.
PIM RFP Template
: Product Information Management (PIM) RFP Template covers industry-standard functional criteria of PIM that can help you easily gather and prioritize your business needs in a simple and categorized excel document. More than a RFP template, it is a working document that serves as a knowledge base reference throughout the life-span of your PIM software project. Includes: Integration with Back-Office Systems, Product Information Repository, Data Distribution and Synchronization, Employee Productivity, Application Technology
Current Trends in Supply Chain Analytics Systems
Supply chain analytics is gaining popularity with organizations, as it is an effective mechanism to monitor and track supply chain performance. And with new technological innovations promising to enhance these tools, businesses can look forward to benefiting more fully from this area of supply chain management.
: Current Trends in Supply Chain Analytics Systems Current Trends in Supply Chain Analytics Systems Anand Chatterjee - May 7, 2008 Read Comments Supply chain execution, planning, and optimization systems have been available in the market for a couple of years. These systems have been implemented across various industry sectors and organizations, with varied degrees of success. In many supply chain projects, one of the most important issues is the reporting, monitoring, and performance tracking mechanism,
Plant-level Systems: Facing and Dealing with Obstacles
Production supervisors and plant managers are constantly fighting problems within a plant because they lack visibility in the supply chain and do not have an automated exception-based management system. However, a value-adding processing layer can create transparency and link information to unify company processes.
: do not have automated exception-based management, and latency, delays, and increased cost result. Moreover, production personnel cannot accurately measure, monitor, or control their key performance indicators (KPI). For example, one of the largest chemical companies in the US remunerates its operations personnel based on their performance and whether they achieve the first class quality and specification conformance. Thus to compensate fairly, the enterprise needs a manufacturing intelligence dashboard
SCM RFP Template
: Supply Chain Management (SCM) RFP Template covers industry-standard functional criteria of SCM that can help you easily gather and prioritize your business needs in a simple and categorized excel document. More than a RFP template, it is a working document that serves as a knowledge base reference throughout the life-span of your SCM software project. Includes:
Supply Chain Optimization,
Warehouse Management System (WMS),
Production and Supply Planning,
Service Parts Planning,
Transportation Management System (TMS),
International Trade Logistics (ITL),
Supply Chain Event Management,
Supplier Relationship Management (SRM),
Discrete Manufacturing (ERP) Software Evaluation Report
: Discrete Manufacturing (ERP) Software Evaluation Report allows you to compare and analyze the features, functions, and services of multiple enterprise software solutions. Vendor responses are comprehensively rated on their level of support of for each criterion (supported, not supported, customization, future releases, etc.) to ensure you make and accurate and informed decision.
Aspen’s Step Backward in the First Quarter Part of Familiar Dance
First quarter results tend to be Aspen Technologies’ weakest of the year and 1Q 2001 is no exception. There are signs that suggest the process manufacturing enterprise software vendor is taking pains to break the cycle.
White Paper Newsletters