X
Software Functionality Revealed in Detail
We’ve opened the hood on every major category of enterprise software. Learn about thousands of features and functions, and how enterprise software really works.
Get free sample report

Compare Software Solutions
Visit the TEC store to compare leading software solutions by funtionality, so that you can make accurate and informed software purchasing decisions.
Compare Now
 

 components are identified when checking out and can also be checked out

Software Functionality Revealed in Detail

We’ve opened the hood on every major category of enterprise software. Learn about thousands of features and functions, and how enterprise software really works.

Get free sample report
Compare Software Solutions

Visit the TEC store to compare leading software by functionality, so that you can make accurate and informed software purchasing decisions.

Compare Now

Customer Care & Billing RFI/RFP Template

General Requirements, Mediation, Provisioning, Sales and Marketing, Customer Billing, Customer Care, Packages and Promotions, Accounts Receivable, Financial Systems, Enterprise Data Warehouse, Reporting, Telephony Products and Services, Utility Products and Services, CATV Products and Services, IP Products and Services, EBPP Services, Technical Requirements  

Start Now

Documents related to » components are identified when checking out and can also be checked out

Information Architecture in Office SharePoint Server


Before any medium-to-large company implements Microsoft® Office SharePoint® Server 2007, it’s important to become familiar with the process that may occur. Included in this practical scenario, using a fictional company, are typical approach and implementation techniques that may come up when planning, customizing, and deploying Microsoft® Office SharePoint® Server 2007. Learn more about the features and functionality available.

components are identified when checking out and can also be checked out  are familiar with these components and controls, review the out of the box site layout as it currently exists. In many cases, out of the box master page functionality is robust enough to warrant only minor cosmetic changes, such as those to colors and headers. When more significant enhancements are dictated by requirements, consider beginning with wireframe mockups before fully developing graphic compositions or screenshots. This allows for strong functional validation before visual presentation Read More

PeopleSoft - Again A Force To Be Reckoned With?


PeopleSoft is back with a vengeance! During its users conference, Connect, which took place in Los Angeles on October 22-26, it unveiled a slew of new products in its bid to maintain the current turnaround momentum. Earlier, on October 17, PeopleSoft announced impressive financial results for Q3 2000.

components are identified when checking out and can also be checked out  - Again A Force To Be Reckoned With? PeopleSoft - Again A Force To Be Reckoned With? P.J. Jakovljevic - November 10, 2000 Event Summary During its users conference, Connect, which took place in Los Angeles on October 22-26, PeopleSoft Inc. (NASDAQ: PSFT), a leading business applications provider, unveiled a slew of new products in its bid to maintain its current turnaround momentum. Among them were a new product for online financial settlements between companies doing business over the Internet, Read More

TradeBeam Keeps on Rounding Out Its GTM Set


TradeBeam strategic expansion, which covers the entire life cycle of global trade across order, logistics and financial settlement activities, seeks to improve operating efficiencies and working capital.

components are identified when checking out and can also be checked out  process. Their basic functional components are trade documentation generation and transmission, and regulatory compliance validation, and include a complex exchange of information between multiple entities. Among these entries are suppliers, carriers, freight forwarders, customs brokers, banking institutions, and other third party transportation and storage providers. A true ITL/GTM system is, in effect, an inter-enterprise resource management system, and requires a data model that takes into account the Read More

PTC Creo to Be Available as Virtual Desktop CAD


A major announcement at the PTC Live Global 2013 conference was that PTC Creo design and analysis applications will soon be available and supported in a Virtual Desktop environment. In design and manufacturing environments today, corporations need to have the ability to get global teams up and running quickly in new locations, and they need all teams to be able to easily access the latest software

components are identified when checking out and can also be checked out   Read More

IQMS Case Study: Plastics Components Inc. Leads Global Competition At Home With EnterpriseIQ


Founded in 1989, Plastic Components, Inc. (PCI) uses complete process automation to keep costs low and quality high. To support this vision, PCI adopted lean manufacturing principles, such as staffing for efficiency, investing in quality equipment and support systems, and pursuing process improvements. In 2002, with these goals in mind, PCI sought to replace its multiple databases and software packages.

components are identified when checking out and can also be checked out  Case Study: Plastics Components Inc. Leads Global Competition At Home With EnterpriseIQ Founded in 1989, Plastic Components, Inc. (PCI) uses complete process automation to keep costs low and quality high. To support this vision, PCI adopted lean manufacturing principles, such as staffing for efficiency, investing in quality equipment and support systems, and pursuing process improvements. In 2002, with these goals in mind, PCI sought to replace its multiple databases and software packages. BEGINLYX Read More

Are You Prepared for Validation?


For industries in regulated environments, validation of processes and systems is a required part of business. The goal of the validation process is to provide confidence in a process or system by demonstrating consistent and repeatable results through documented evidence. This article provides an overview of a validation for a computer software system, for compliance with US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations.

components are identified when checking out and can also be checked out   Read More

What Your Workforce Needs—and How You Can Provide It


How can you guarantee that everyone reaches their potential? From training to revenue, your company’s executives, managers, and employees all face a unique set of challenges. This means your talent management strategy needs to provide a wide range of solutions. This infographic breaks down the numbers to help your organization develop its employees.

components are identified when checking out and can also be checked out   Read More

SmartOps Steps Out in to the Cloud SCM


SmartOps Corporation is a quiet provider of supply chain planning (SCP) solutions that right-size inventory and capture more sales (by way of managing demand) for global enterprises that compete in complexity and uncertainty of their global supply chains. Deploying SmartOps’ solutions has dramatically improved supply chain performance at more than 50 Fortune 1000 and global 2000 companies in

components are identified when checking out and can also be checked out  built on open source components deployed through Cloud Foundry by VMware . It is designed for deployment in public clouds (currently Amazon Web Services [AWS] ) and in private clouds when necessary. The EDS functionality is another market alternative to the likes of Terra Technology, JDA Software , and ToolsGroup . EDS offers an alternative approach to predicting demand trends, supported by demand analytics. It automates the capture of demand trends, prediction of forecasts and sales order bias, and Read More

Six Mistakes Companies Are Making and How You Can Avoid Them


Organizations need technology that can unlock the value of information. Information can drive new insights to help transform and significantly improve the business, especially critical in an uncertain economy. This paper highlights common mistakes companies make in a down economy and discusses how organizations can use business intelligence to avoid them. A self-assessment questionnaire is included.

components are identified when checking out and can also be checked out  Mistakes Companies Are Making and How You Can Avoid Them Organizations need technology that can unlock the value of information. Information can drive new insights to help transform and significantly improve the business, especially critical in an uncertain economy. This paper highlights common mistakes companies make in a down economy and discusses how organizations can use business intelligence to avoid them. A self-assessment questionnaire is included. Read More

SAP SCM-Stepping Out of Obscurity


Major new SAP products are being released in the realms of supply chain management (SCM), manufacturing execution systems (MES), and product lifecycle management (PLM). TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic examines the solutions that SAP is offering for supply chain executives to expand beyond the traditional boundaries of SCM, PLM, and enterprise resource planning (ERP).

components are identified when checking out and can also be checked out  SCM-Stepping Out of Obscurity In all the hoopla about SAP’s recent blockbuster acquisitions of SuccessFactors and Datango (and Crossgate , Right Hemisphere , and Sybase a bit earlier), and with all of the talk about cloud solutions, mobility, SAP HANA in-memory, etc., one might lose sight of the fact that SAP has also been doing a boatload of tacit innovation in-house. At the recent SAP Influencer Summit event in Boston in December 2011, we learned of major new SAP products (recently released or Read More

GTM Solutions--Always Watch Out for SAP


For global trade management solutions (GTM) one should never overlook the enterprise applications leader SAP, which in most cases opts for in-house product delivery.

components are identified when checking out and can also be checked out  the existing SAP GTS components, including SAP Customs Management, and SAP Compliance Management. To continue to help companies drive cross-border trade efficiencies, in mid 2004, SAP announced a new agreement with FedEx Trade Networks , a subsidiary of FedEx Corp ., whereby user companies can integrate and use worldwide duty and tax data from FedEx Trade Networks through SAP GTS. FedEx Trade Networks and SAP has since been working together to help companies automate, standardize, and enhance Read More

Sage ERP X3 Rolling Out to the Cloud


The Sage Group plc recently announced that Sage ERP X3 Online, a pure cloud version of its top-of-the-range enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, will launch in a controlled release in North America in September 2014. The intent is to offer local midmarket businesses even more usability and mobility.

components are identified when checking out and can also be checked out  ERP X3 Rolling Out to the Cloud The Sage Group plc recently announced that Sage ERP X3 Online , a pure cloud version of its top-of-the-range enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, will launch in a controlled release in North America in September 2014. The intent is to offer local midmarket businesses even more usability and mobility. Global rollout is planned, but dates have not yet been specified.   As a cloud solution, Sage ERP X3 Online is aimed at businesses that value the ease of Read More

7 Mistakes You Can Avoid With E-mail Harassment Cases


In a landmark 7-2 decision, the US Supreme Court ruled that employers are responsible for harassment—even if they are not aware that it is going on. This “should have known” standard is particularly troublesome when harassment involves e-mail. How can you possibly know about every e-mail message from your employees, when thousands are sent every day?

components are identified when checking out and can also be checked out  Mistakes You Can Avoid With E-mail Harassment Cases In a landmark 7-2 decision, the US Supreme Court ruled that employers are responsible for harassment—even if they are not aware that it is going on. This “should have known” standard is particularly troublesome when harassment involves e-mail. How can you possibly know about every e-mail message from your employees, when thousands are sent every day? Read More

AuraPortal: A BPM Vendor Worth Checking Out


AuraPortal, a new business process management (BPM) vendor, offers a solution that creates business process execution models without the need for heavy IT programming. In this article, Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic gives inside view of the vendor’s development strategies and the broad scope of BPM suite’s modules, and discusses how the system’s differentiating features addresses the diverse needs of its customers.

components are identified when checking out and can also be checked out  Web based (i.e., all components and facets of the AuraPortal BPMS have a Web-oriented architecture [WOA]), and is complementary to existing enterprise resource planning (ERP), supply chain management (SCM), and customer relationship management (CRM) systems. As such, the offering is most beneficial to developing business process workflows across multiple disparate enterprise systems. AuraPortal BPMS [see product profile ] is also completely based on the latest Microsoft technologies, utilizing the Read More

Rootstock Software Steps Out on Force.com


One of my recent blog posts talked about the emergence of a few natively cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions that leverage salesforce.com’s Force.com platform. But looks might be somewhat deceiving here—while the products might be brand new and hosted on the latest cloud architectures, their owners and founders have been around the ERP block a few times before. Take

components are identified when checking out and can also be checked out  Software Steps Out on Force.com One of my recent blog posts talked about the emergence of a few natively cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions that leverage salesforce.com ’s Force.com platform. But looks might be somewhat deceiving here—while the products might be brand new and hosted on the latest cloud architectures, their owners and founders have been around the ERP block a few times before. Take Rootstock Software ’s co-founders Patrick “Pat” Garrehy and Chuck Read More