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Support and Maintenance: No Longer the Software Industry's
Support and maintenance (S&M) contracts mean very different things to vendors and to users. With user enterprises' growing awareness of how these S&M agreements

canon rebel  and Maintenance: No Longer the Software Industry's Best Kept Secret ? For the longest time, the traditional pricing strategies of software vendors have included a reliance on support and maintenance (S&M) contracts, which is where most vendors could be assured of meeting, if not surpassing, their margins. The sizable profit made from S&M contracts (with customers paying more over time) has been one of the software industry's best kept secrets. Furthermore, user enterprises have not had the option

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Laying the Tracks for the Technology Train


Don’t expect high marks in enabling business initiatives until your company gets its corporate strategy right. This note was based in part from an interview with Norm Smallwood, CEO of Results-Based Leadership.

canon rebel  shared across businesses (e.g., Canon). Integrated: single business, requiring a single business strategy for competitive advantage. Important business issues are formulated centrally and tailored for local needs to optimize the entire business. Success is measured by adding up the global numbers (e.g., McDonalds). If different leaders act under different models, leverage and communications efforts will be undermined and incorrect trade-offs will be made in technology selection. In the case of the energy Read More

ZeroTurnaround


ZeroTurnaround is dedicated to changing the way the world develops, tests and runs Java applications. Powered by award-winning Hotpatching Technology, JRebel and Live Rebel are revolutionizing the way Development and Operations teams work with Java.

canon rebel  ZeroTurnaround is dedicated to changing the way the world develops, tests and runs Java applications. Powered by award-winning Hotpatching Technology, JRebel and Live Rebel are revolutionizing the way Development and Operations teams work with Java. Read More

The SOAP Opera Progresses - Helping XML to Rule the World


An important emerging standard in the web arena, known as SOAP (Simple Object Access Protocol), originally developed by Microsoft, has achieved a new milestone. Since IBM joined in support for the SOAP standard with increased security, SOAP may replace DCOM, and possibly even CORBA eventually. The W3C consortium has just released a new version, 1.2, which will be widely accepted and adopted by vendors.

canon rebel  BEA Systems, Bowstreet Software, Canon; Commerce One, Compaq Computer Corporation; Daimler-Chrysler Research and Technology; DataChannel; Data Research Associates; DevelopMentor; Engenia Software; Epicentric; Ericsson; Fujitsu Limited; Group 8760; Hewlett-Packard Corporation; IBM; IDOOX s.r.o.; Informix Software; Intel Corporation; Interwoven; IONA Technologies; Jamcracker; Library of Congress; Lotus Development Corporation; Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd.; Microsoft Corporation; MITRE Read More

Dassault Systèmes Acquires SIMPOE


On the heels of recent tuck-in acquisitions, Dassault Systèmes has made yet another industry-specific acquisition, again for an undisclosed amount. This time it's SIMPOE, a France-based provider of plastic injection molding manufacturing simulation software. The acquisition of SIMPOE will expand Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE umbrella platform and its SIMULIA, CATIA, and

canon rebel  makers, companies such as Canon and Panasonic rely on the solution. The underlying plastics simulations technology will enhance future 3DEXPERIENCE Industry Solution Experiences, which already leverages Dassault Systèmes’ existing design-to-manufacturing expertise in composites and sheet metal. Read More

Announcements from UNIT4 and SYSPRO: New Phraseology and Sustainable Development


I attended Judith Rothrock’s 2010 Analyst Roadshow event in Boston last week, and was startled by a few news items from ERP vendors UNIT4 and SYSPRO. Here’s my take: UNIT4 Known as an ERP vendor that targets businesses challenged with constantly changing needs, UNIT4 is usually quite ingenious in their product marketing and branding (e.g., I have never seen other ERP vendors

canon rebel  from UNIT4 and SYSPRO: New Phraseology and Sustainable Development I attended Judith Rothrock’s 2010 Analyst Roadshow event in Boston last week, and was startled by a few news items from ERP vendors UNIT4 and SYSPRO. Here’s my take: UNIT4 Known as an ERP vendor that targets businesses challenged with constantly changing needs, UNIT4 is usually quite ingenious in their product marketing and branding (e.g., I have never seen other ERP vendors traffic in angels or the like). No exception Read More

Taking Stock of TAKE Supply Chain Solutions - Part 1


Over the past several years I’ve repeatedly heard of a supply chain management (SCM) software and professional services company called ClearOrbit that was recently renamed TAKE Supply Chain. I admit to initially being in a quandary how to figure out the company’s exact value proposition and differentiation, given that its corporate Web site and press release (PR) messages

canon rebel  customers, such as Alcoa, Canon, Cisco, Welch’s, Texas Instruments, Panasonic, Colorcon, Biogen Idec , and Motorola . Its customers stemmed from industries such as high-tech, industrial products, pharmaceuticals, aerospace and defense (A&D), and consumer packaged goods (CPG). Being TAKEn In 2007, ClearOrbit was acquired and became a separate operating division of TAKE Solutions, Ltd. , a publicly traded Indian business software and services company that delivers life sciences (i.e., clinical trials Read More

Customer Choices for Achieving Growth


Some will say that the Big Few are in for quite a gamble, given that these market leaders are to introduce a product or concept that directly challenges the model that has led to their success so far.

canon rebel  Choices for Achieving Growth Savvy Customer Has a Choice Turning towards existing customer bases as a mainstream of revenue can be a gamble. While the odds may be better for the Big Few, (vendors with over 20,000 customers and revenue of at least $1 billion USD), as some will argue, there is still notable risk involved. After all, these market leaders want to introduce a new product or concept that will directly challenge the model that has made them successful so far. There is certainly no Read More

A Drop-ship Enablement Pioneer Leads the Way


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The Case for Pricing Management


Savvy and dynamically optimized pricing can mean the difference between survival and failure. In many environments it might be smarter, quicker, and more useful to calculate pricing based on systematic analysis rather than on fuzzy thinking or human emotions.

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Moxie Software-Promoting Social and Multichannel Customer Service


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canon rebel  customers include Epson , Canon , Skype , 3M , and Staples. Moxie has tremendous capabilities in financial services, with several of the world’s leading banks on its client roster, and in retail, high tech, travel, and health care.  The vendor’s point of view is that knowledge powers all communication channels from social to e-mail, and the company provides best-in-class technology in across each channel (i.e., WSS, E-mail, Chat, Co-Browse, Click to Call, Social Media Response, and the underlying Read More

SAP Keeps Traction On Some Tires Of Its Omni-Wheel-Drive Part 2: Challenges and User Recommendations


SAP’s viability and its business applications market’s leadership remains unscathed, as the company remains rock-solid and will be the leader for a long time to come. While SAP has espoused one of the most compelling and promising collaborative-Commerce vision to-date, the ideal enablers of collaboration – it still has to prove to the market it can integrate and deliver, and satisfy the small and medium-size customer with quick implementations and nimble responses to problems.

canon rebel  application deployment opportunities, a loose-canon operation of subsidiaries might have indeed served the purpose. Another reason for SAP to assimilate the recently combined SAP Portals/SAP Markets entity back into its own was to mitigate the hefty burden of re-branding, updating, and integrating an array of products, including BI, the former TopTier product, SRM, and the MarketSet platform as well as to merge the various organizations that support the products. To that end, the companies with large Read More

TIBCO Announces Results That Are 'Better Than Worse Than Expected'


TIBCO Software is the latest software vendor to report that they are following a new trend in the stock market: reporting results that exceed lowered analyst expectations. Other vendors have also had a problem with missed numbers and there can be a great opportunity here for savvy customers.

canon rebel  first quarter, including XML Canon / Developer , TIB / IntegrationManager 2.0 and a number of new adapters to leading packaged applications. Market Impact This announcement by TIBCO follows closely on the heels on a similar announcement by Oracle on March 15. Many other vendors have also met the same fate. It is becoming impossible for them to predict what confidence level should be assigned to their sales pipeline since the economy is so skittish. Perhaps the current environment for software vendors was Read More

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