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Learn how Boeing Autometric, a software and technical solutions provider for modeling, visualization, simulation, and analysis to customers in the defense, telecommunications, and commercial mapping industries, implemented a solution to manage customer communication and information.
: Boeing Autometric Boeing Autometric Source: Epicor Document Type: Case Study Description: Learn how Boeing Autometric, a software and technical solutions provider for modeling, visualization, simulation, and analysis to customers in the defense, telecommunications, and commercial mapping industries, implemented a solution to manage customer communication and information. Boeing Autometric style= border-width:0px; /> comments powered by Disqus Related Topics: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
4/29/2005 9:33:00 AM
When will RFID Hit Main Street?
The desire for improved visibility, tracking, etc. stands out as a critical issue to global firms. Most firms don't know how to get started. But as the cultural knowledge begins to spread, training comes on-line, and success stories start to get out.
: in their spares business. Boeing is also partnering with UPS in logistics. Delta is partnering with Boeing on engine parts ordering and tracking. The UCC family—EPC, RosettaNet, etc. Cisco Systems RFID enabled protocols—will download code to all vendors (just as they did with Wi-Fi devices) so all devices can be read by the quasi-ubiquitous Cisco routers. These will be based on EPC/UCC standards. IBM s Device interface—this competes with Cisco s, so will this confuse and limit the options of device
Boeing Aircraft and Missiles Systems
Learn how Boeing Aircraft and Missile Systems reduced its manufacturing costs and increased production, while decreasing its warehouse footprint, and keeping all of its current staff in place.
: Boeing Aircraft and Missiles Systems Boeing Aircraft and Missiles Systems Source: Catalyst International Document Type: Case Study Description: Learn how Boeing Aircraft and Missile Systems reduced its manufacturing costs and increased production, while decreasing its warehouse footprint, and keeping all of its current staff in place. Boeing Aircraft and Missiles Systems style= border-width:0px; /> comments powered by Disqus Related Topics: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Supply Chain
4/29/2005 9:33:00 AM
Making Discordant Systems Work in Harmony
Boeing Autometric required a system that not only provided a singe view of its customers; it also needed to be flexible. The company did not want software that would force them to change the way they did business. They needed to be able to easily tailor the application to suit their processes.
: Type: Case Study Description: Boeing Autometric required a system that not only provided a singe view of its customers; it also needed to be flexible. The company did not want software that would force them to change the way they did business. They needed to be able to easily tailor the application to suit their processes. Making Discordant Systems Work in Harmony style= border-width:0px; /> comments powered by Disqus Related Topics: Customer Relationship Management (CRM) Related Keywords:
4/29/2005 9:33:00 AM
What’s New at MCA Solutions?
TEC Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic sits down with MCA Solutions’ CEO Bob Salvucci to discuss MCA’s new offerings in the service parts planning and optimization space. Service supply chains remain complex. MCA Solutions can help service companies of all sizes improve their bottom line. In today’s feature interview, TEC Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic sits down with MCA Solutions CEO Bob Salvucci to discuss the current state of the market, MCA’s approach and focus on service parts planning and optimization, and the new offerings behind MCA’s growth that are expanding this software space.
: as Baker Hughes , Boeing , Bobst , Coca-Cola , Dassault Systèmes , KLA-Tencor , Lockheed Martin , Pratt & Whitney , Roche Diagnostics , Rockwell Collins , Sysmex , Tellabs , and Varian Semiconductor . For most of these service companies, MCA’s solutions have produced results in as little as two months from start of implementation—e.g., a 5−50 percent inventory reduction and a 2−20 percent increase in service levels. “Soft” benefits, such as increases in planner productivity due to planning
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It s the Aftermarket Service, Stupid! (Part II) » The TEC Blog
the largest players like Boeing, Lockheed , and Rockwell Collins . MCA expects to win in the complex A&D SPO contest almost all the time (it only lost one prospect to Servigistics last year), and will compete well in the high-tech and industrial equipment sectors (especially within SAP accounts). The comany has had several recent wins including replacing two different competitors’ solutions. Some Caveats, Notwithstanding Still MCA’s growth in 2007 (and later) did not come from a buoyant market per
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Emptoris: Powered Up to Empower Global 2000 Users
TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic reviews the functional and strategic details that make Emptoris solutions for spend analysis, supplier lifecycle management, and services procurement successful. Since its founding in 1999, Emptoris has evolved into a world leader in strategic supply, category spend, and enterprise contract management solutions, and was recently acquired by IBM. TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic takes a close-up look at the functionality—and at telecom expense management (TEM) in particular—that makes Emptoris solutions a success among Forbes Global 2000 companies.
: as American Express , Boeing , GlaxoSmithKline , Kraft , Motorola , Syngenta , and Vodafone , to name but a few. Emptoris was recently acquired by IBM as possibly the final piece of IBM’s Smarter Commerce initiative (see the official press release ). 2011 Expansion: A Spillover from 2010 The company’s bullish posture and growth in 2010, which were exhibited at its Empower 2010 user conference , continued throughout 2011. In early 2011, the company announced the acquisition of Rivermine , based in
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Microsoft Eats its Own Dog Food With SQL Server 2000
Microsoft announced that they are running 20 critical internal systems, including their worldwide sales data warehouse, on SQL Server 2000. In the vendor world, this is referred to as “eating your own dog food”. As is the case with all software vendors lately, Microsoft is pushing e-commerce on the Web and support for XML. SQL Server beta release 2 is available immediately.
: American Express Co., The Boeing Company, Dell Computer Corp., Healtheon/WebMD, Lucent Technologies Inc., MasterCard International Inc., Northern Telecom Ltd., Paccar Inc., Schlumberger Electronics Transactions, Siemens AG, and Visa U.S.A. Microsoft states that SQL Server 2000 will offer scalability and reliability for the largest Web and corporate applications through groundbreaking support for software scale-out, high-end hardware platforms and state-of-the-art networking and storage technologies.
Commerce One Holds Announcement Festival
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: A joint effort with Boeing Corporation to enable EDI-based companies to join Exostar, the Aerospace & Defense industry s global e-marketplace A partnership with systems developer Computer Sciences Corporation to provide e-commerce solutions to business and governments on a worldwide basis and to Federal markets in the United States An agreement that Cap Gemini Ernst & Young U.S. LLC would be a solutions provider for Commerce One products and services A strong alliance with Compaq. Commerce One will make
Lucrative but Risky Aftermarket Business—Service and Replacement Parts SCM
The growing pressure for improving customer responsiveness and profits has lately changed the traditional role of supply chain management (SCM) of spare and replacement parts.
: , Nissan , or Boeing ), or own a large number of assets which they maintain themselves (e.g., United Airlines , US Airways , DHL , Delta Air Lines , or FedEx ). With increased customer demand for a quick response, often within hours, manufacturers, and service organizations must plan inventory to proactively respond to changes in customer requirements or material availability. Many manufacturers and service organizations have service contracts with their customers to provide service in a fixed amount of
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