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
 

 allow user defined proximity allowance


JDA Portfolio: For the Retail Industry Part Six: ERP Vendors and User Recommendations
ERP vendors promise products linking to financial and manufacturing systems (which logically, is currently the vendor's own system) and include collaborative

allow user defined proximity allowance  Portfolio: For the Retail Industry Part Six: ERP Vendors and User Recommendations ERP Vendors Address the Retail Market JDA Software Group Inc . (NASDAQ: JDAS), a prominent global provider of integrated software and professional services for the retail demand chain and over 4,600 customers, plans to build upon the collective JDA Portfolio to enable its customers to achieve a new level of operational excellence. The vendor plans to establish this capability as a defining and differentiating

Read More


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

Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)

A warehouse management system (WMS) should provide database and user-level tools in order for a company to optimize its storage facilities while at the same time providing user level task direction and activity support. The WMS should enable warehouse operators to optimize pick, put-away, and replenishment functions by employing powerful system logic to select the best locations and sequences. 

Evaluate Now

Documents related to » allow user defined proximity allowance

Ensure Ongoing User Competency with OnDemand Personal Navigator In-application Performance Support


User proficiency is critical to software implementations. Without competent users, your implementation will probably fail, and the return from your software investment will be less than anticipated. Unfortunately, this is a common occurrence, often attributable to lags between training and the go-live date. In-application performance support is thus of tangible benefit to users—and to your organization as a whole.

allow user defined proximity allowance  Ongoing User Competency with OnDemand Personal Navigator In-application Performance Support User proficiency is critical to software implementations. Without competent users, your implementation will probably fail, and the return from your software investment will be less than anticipated. Unfortunately, this is a common occurrence, often attributable to lags between training and the go-live date. In-application performance support is thus of tangible benefit to users—and to your organization as a Read More

SAP Software to Include Fiori User Experience, Free


SAP has responded to customer pressure and announced that SAP Fiori user experience and SAP Screen Personas software will be included with SAP software.

allow user defined proximity allowance  Software to Include Fiori User Experience, Free SAP has responded to customer pressure and announced that SAP Fiori user experience and SAP Screen Personas software will be included with SAP software. SAP Fiori was launched last year and provided SAP users with a refreshing new and simple user experience across multiple devices. However, from the time of launch until now, SAP has been charging customers for SAP Fiori. The growth and adoption of Fiori over the last year created a challenge for SAP. One Read More

Best Software To Hold Competition At Bay Part Four: Challenges & User Recommendations


The downside, as a rule, is the painstaking integration effort yet to be devised for a number of remaining products in the Sage’s/Best’s family and to be subsequently exerted, as there is always a large time bracket from concept to actual materialization. Further, integration is never a simple feat.

allow user defined proximity allowance  Software To Hold Competition At Bay Part Four: Challenges & User Recommendations Challenges Best Software has also long opened its software to third-party developers to spur broader industry-oriented capabilities, and it has also been integrating its desktop software and Web services (e.g., by offering e-mail invoicing and electronic bill payment). As for the industry focus, Best Software's aiming at four key vertical industries -- distribution, manufacturing, non-profit and accounting - with each Read More

Pentaho Acquires Webdetails to Reinforce Its User Experience Technology


Webdetails, a long time partner of Pentaho, is a Portugal-based consulting firm dedicated to providing expert consultancy and development of visual interfaces using Pentaho’s native business intelligence (BI) environments. Pentaho has completed the acquisition of Webdetails, with the aim of improving Pentaho’s user and visual experience capabilities and reinforcing its development community for

allow user defined proximity allowance  Acquires Webdetails to Reinforce Its User Experience Technology Webdetails, a long time partner of Pentaho, is a Portugal-based consulting firm dedicated to providing expert consultancy and development of visual interfaces using Pentaho’s native business intelligence (BI) environments. Pentaho has completed the acquisition of Webdetails, with the aim of improving Pentaho’s user and visual experience capabilities and reinforcing its development community for the benefit of new and Read More

Major Vendors Adapting to User Requirements


SAP and Microsoft have finally realized that their products will increasingly be evaluated by how well they interconnect, how flexible they are, and how intuitive their user interfaces are. However, these trends have already been incorporated by lesser-known vendors.

allow user defined proximity allowance  Dynamics CRM 3.0, to allow searching and browsing of customer relations management (CRM) data within the familiar Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook Office 2003 environments. Using a CRM task pane, it is possible to copy data into Microsoft Office documents, or to attach the Microsoft Office documents to CRM records. These programs try to make manipulation of business management data less complicated and intimidating, by giving users access to data and business processes from within the familiar Read More

Global Trade Solutions: Competition, Challenges, and User Recommendations


The global trade management market is competitive, rapidly evolving, and highly fragmented, and competition will only increase in the future. While each GTM package will have a unique combination of features and components, it will still require data input and updating by users.

allow user defined proximity allowance  In turn, this may allow users to estimate required buffer stocks of inventory, or determine if it would be profitable to negotiate with the supplier to build a local distribution center. The risk does not only have to apply to a country. It might be the risk associated with a specific supplier, based on quality level and yield rate, such as the cost of switching new suppliers, in terms of the cost of evaluating their capability, or the cost of introducing new tooling for the supplier. These costs do not Read More

Frontstep Ups The .NET Ante Part 2: Challenges and User Recommendations


Frontstep needs to promulgate its strategy of helping its manufacturing customers and their business partners automate and streamline business processes inside and outside the four walls of the enterprise, such as on-line collaboration with customers, suppliers, distributors, and employees, to make everyone’s internal operations more efficient. In a market with stringent IT budgets, Frontstep has to demonstrate how its CRM, ERP, and SCM products deliver actual savings.

allow user defined proximity allowance  with an architecture that allows smaller companies to support specific processes as needed and to see measurable results in less than 90 days. SyteLine 7, with its embedded flexible and adaptable BPM activity and user efficiency (via strong personalization, navigation and rich user interface (UI) available either on the desktop or in Internet Explorer but still resembling the UI from earlier versions), seems to offer answers in that regard. Some of existing SyteLine customers' exodus should also be reck Read More

Vendor Reservations, a Full-fledged SaaS ERP, and User Recommendations


Having a system that can support mix-mode manufacturing without the need for artificial constraints would mean that the technology is available to offer on demand manufacturing enterprise resource management to the marketplace.

allow user defined proximity allowance  Reservations, a Full-fledged SaaS ERP, and User Recommendations How About Full-fledged SaaS Enterprise Resource Planning? The previous notes in this series have left us in a quandary: Why has software-as-a-service (SaaS) not been fully embraced by the full-fledged manufacturing enterprise resource planning (ERP) world? Sure, the SaaS Showcase features over a dozen SaaS ERP solutions, but such companies as NetSuite , Intacct , Plexus , Workday (a new venture from former PeopleSoft founder Dave Read More

User-Friendliness Considerations for Enterprise Software


I just read Khoi Vinh's quacking cow dolphin post (by way of Nicholas Carr's blog) about how unfriendly he thinks enterprise software is (both posts are generating insightful commentary). Vinh makes a point about enterprise applications not receiving the same sort of wide-spread critiques that popular commodity applications do. He attributes this to the idea that the software is used by a less

allow user defined proximity allowance   Read More

Is SSA GT Betting Infini(um)tely On Acquisitions? Part Four: Challenges and User Recommendations.


User companies will need serious convincing that SSA GT will not 'stabilize' or even discontinue some brands. Moreover, even in the cases where the company has been showing close attention to its customers’ wish lists, its crucial tenet of operation is profitability and setting realistic goals (the ROI justification works for the vendor as well). It does not appear very realistic to expect the equitably due attention to over a dozen products.

allow user defined proximity allowance  SSA GT Betting Infini(um)tely On Acquisitions? Part Four: Challenges and User Recommendations. Challenges An ERP vendor that many have long considered gone south' seems not only to be shyly coming back onto radar screens, but has rather noisily been re-creating a sort of an IBM eServer iSeries (formerly AS/400 ) platform-based ERP empire, which was also once considered vanishing like Atlantis. On October 28, SSA Global Technologies, Inc. ( SSA GT ), www.ssagt.com , a worldwide enterprise solutions and Read More

Best Practices for User Provisioning Management


Organizations need to control who has access to enterprise resources, what level of access individuals have, and who is authorized to grant access. But you may not know that identity management involves more than your organization s operations side—you must also align your infrastructure to maximize security. Find out key considerations and best practices for developing a user provisioning and access management strategy.

allow user defined proximity allowance  Practices for User Provisioning Management Organizations need to control who has access to enterprise resources, what level of access individuals have, and who is authorized to grant access. But you may not know that identity management involves more than your organization s operations side—you must also align your infrastructure to maximize security. Find out key considerations and best practices for developing a user provisioning and access management strategy. Read More

End-user Metrics for Corporate Performance Management


Even the best “best-of-breed” enterprise resource planning systems don’t give business stakeholders enough real-time visibility. And without that, you can’t ensure performance improvements. Are employees using the right transactions for business processes? Are employees efficient, or are they making huge errors? Help identify inefficiencies in your company with an end-user experience and performance management solution.

allow user defined proximity allowance   Read More

Software for Real People Part Two: Competition and User Recommendations


The root of creativity rests in the people, the management, and the culture of the organization. A better tool will not help an organization that is resistant to change and stifles creativity. It is important to remember that while management can solve a technical problem, technology will never solve a management problem.

allow user defined proximity allowance  demand platform. Mindjet's solution allows customer and opportunity information to be viewed in a single interactive dashboard rather than in multiple static CRM data screens. Presenting a single, big-picture view of their CRM information allows users to quickly identify sales barriers and progress the sale. ( http://www.mindjet.com/us/products/ solutions/demos/mm_salesforce.html ) Mindjet's MindManager and its unique architecture and open XML object model is a software program that truly lets people work Read More

End-user Performance: Building and Maintaining ROI


Software alone is not enough to make your business run more smoothly and cost-effectively. For software to deliver value to your organization, your users must have the skills to use it accurately and intelligently. With careful planning and the right process improvement tools, best-in-class businesses are creating performance cycles that establish user acceptance and understanding up front. Shouldn’t your business be one of them?

allow user defined proximity allowance  A powerful LMS will allow you to both track, manage, and deliver corporate learning on both a departmental and individual level ' and it will be particularly helpful during the operations phase. If you can integrate your LMS with your human capital management system, so much the better. Corporate learning isn't something separate from your key business processes; it exists to grow your business and should be managed as part of your overall business context. If you can integrate learning and performance Read More