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Deltek, We Hardly Knew Ye: New Deltek at Insight 2011


Deltek has been a software provider that does the job as promised (and more), but the company and its products, with its focus on government contracting, have never been associated with "cool" and "exciting." What a difference a year can make! Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic reports on the changes Deltek has been making, and speaks with some top execs about its strategy.

eclipse .epr  will also offer an Eclipse development environment for interoperability and plug-in applications. What’s Next for Deltek? The last 12 months are really the culmination of a five-year journey for Deltek, in which the company transcended its historical “debit and credit” project accounting focus. During these five years, Deltek grew from a US$120 million company with 600 employees to a company that is on track to post over US$350 million in revenue in 2011, with the help of its 1,600 employees Read More

The Benefits of Next-generation ERP


Rapid changes in the market and in customer needs mean small to medium businesses (SMBs) must work harder to stay competitive. Setting and achieving goals in this economic environment is increasingly difficult. Upgrading to a next-generation enterprise resource planning (ERP) can be a way to manage change—and even benefit from it. Learn more about how to customize an on-demand ERP solution that’s right for you.

eclipse .epr  industry standard Java and Eclipse Platform to develop solutions Services Oriented Architecture (SOA) enabled Use different profiles Develop plug-ins to streamline process with external systems   Project Management   Project Management   Full control over all project resources (time, money, people, materials, etc.) Assign activities (tasks) to a set of resources Optimize the use of resources Project and activity costs Backward and forward scheduling to plan project resources Activity based project Read More

Epicor Announces iScala Integration with Epicor ICE Business Architecture


Epicor Software Corporation announced the latest release of Epicor iScala (version 3.0) enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, featuring integration to the Epicor ICE business architecture. Epicor Software Corporation provides business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail, and services organizations. The integration of Epicor iScala with Epicor ICE will add next

eclipse .epr  Epicor Prophet 21, Epicor Eclipse, and now Epicor iScala.    Robert Sinfield, senior manager, product marketing for Epicor, states:  The new release of Epicor iScala represents a significant investment, bringing new capabilities all designed to increase system performance, improve stability and deliver long-term support for the latest technologies enabling our customers to realize even greater business value from the solution. The latest release of Epicor iScala includes support for Microsoft SQL Read More

SAP as a Retail Market Force: More Fact Than Fiction


Can SAP, a market and technology leader in business management software, translate its success in the manufacturing industry to retail? TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic reviews the complexities of this master vertical and the steps SAP has taken to address them. The ensuing candid discussion with the SAP Retail Industry team sheds some light on SAP’s strategy with regard to the retail industry.

eclipse .epr  integrated development environments ( Eclipse and Microsoft Visual Studio ). The Sybase Unwired Platform (SUP)—which provides a single, consistent development platform—is at the heart of the SAP mobile strategy. This flexible, open infrastructure allows retailers to respond to evolving device-type and data-source requirements that are owing to acquisitions, system refreshes, or mobile device technology changes. Retailers can develop an application once, and with the SUP, deploy it on multiple Read More

Actuate Corporation


Actuate founded and co-leads the Eclipse BIRT open source project. BIRT is the premier development environment for presenting compelling data visualizations to users and an integral part of Actuate products. Actuate offers BIRT products including the ActuateOne® product suite built on BIRT, the BIRT Performance Scorecard application that embeds BIRT, and the Xenos Enterprise Server that transforms legacy documents and data that can be fed into BIRT and other channels.

eclipse .epr  founded and co-leads the Eclipse BIRT open source project. BIRT is the premier development environment for presenting compelling data visualizations to users and an integral part of Actuate products. Actuate offers BIRT products including the ActuateOne® product suite built on BIRT, the BIRT Performance Scorecard application that embeds BIRT, and the Xenos Enterprise Server that transforms legacy documents and data that can be fed into BIRT and other channels. Read More

MinePoint ERP for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Certification Report


MinePoint ERP for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 is now TEC Certified as an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution for the mining industry and has proven to be highly competitive within this software space. The MinePoint ERP product is versatile and scalable enough to be used by mining companies at any stage of their lifecycle, from exploration through construction, production, and even rehabilitation. Certification ensures that UXC Eclipse has demonstrated MinePoint's support for select real-world business processes, and that TEC analysts have reviewed MinePoint’s functionality against known benchmarks. Download the MinePoint ERP for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 certification report now for product analysis and in-depth analyst commentary.

eclipse .epr  Certification ensures that UXC Eclipse has demonstrated MinePoint''s support for select real-world business processes, and that TEC analysts have reviewed MinePoint’s functionality against known benchmarks. Download the MinePoint ERP for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 certification report now for product analysis and in-depth analyst commentary. Read More

Progress Software Revs Up to Higher RPM via Savvion - Part 1


Late 2009 and early 2010 were characterized by a number of mergers and acquisitions (M@As) in the vibrant and buoyant business process management (BPM) space. The merger of Progress Software Corp. (NASDAQ: PRGS) and Savvion Inc. drew my attention in particular. Why? Because, to my mind, Progress has thus made a large leap into the BPM space, a market where it has been

eclipse .epr  . The Studio is an Eclipse -based process model development tool that uses Java and extensible markup language (XML), and is comprised of the following key components: Process Designer, Rules Wizards Framework, Component Palette, Resource Browser, Repository Browser, Forms Designer, Simulation Engine , and Integration Adapter Framework (with a set of adapters to connect to any legacy system). In 2001 the product featured multi-tier architecture  with separate presentation, business process, and Read More

TEC Industry Watch: Enterprise Software News for the Week of June 25, 2012


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eclipse .epr  it will not likely eclipse Apple iPad’s cult-like popularity and adoption, Surface brings a new choice to enterprises (especially with the RIM Blackberry replacement opportunities). Certainly, the unified Windows 8 development platform for desktop PCs, Windows smartphones, and tablets, and the USB drive availability are some advantages over the iPad, but not necessarily over other tablets in the market. On the down side, Surface pricing is yet to be announced, and some observers have questioned how Read More

A New Platform to Battle Software Bloat?


Lawson has unveiled a new standards-based business applications platform designed to increase overall application quality and improve the product lifecycle experience for current and future Lawson clients.

eclipse .epr  combined with the IBM''s Eclipse application development framework, will generate Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB). The program code that it generates will reportedly run on any J2EE-compliant application server, such as the open source Tomcat or Jboss , or proprietary servers such as those of IBM, BEA Systems , or Oracle . Software objects and EJBs created by Landmark will be enabled for Web services, allowing them to interoperate in a SOA environment. Consequently, Lawson customers doing customization and Read More

May a New Day Begin for Mature Enterprise Applications - Part 1


While attending a number of vendors’ annual user conferences and/or by being briefed by vendors about their future directions, I’ve lately discerned this trend: virtually every vendor is attempting to win its users’ hearts and minds (as well as wallets) via a more intuitive and appealing user interface (UI). But it would be a real understatement to attribute everything to improved screens without

eclipse .epr  and Reporting Studio; and Eclipse open-source Integrated Development Environment (IDE ) - contains Web 2.0 UI gadgets and Spring IDE plug-ins . Then, the Administration Environment caters to Security Administration, User Logging & Auditing, Component Registry, Licensing Monitoring, Packaging (in accordance with the OSGi Alliance guidelines), Deployment , and User Management . Finally, the Run-Time Services module consists of the following components: Core Application Services – provide Master Data Read More

Eclipse


Intuit Eclipse offers Intuit Eclipse DMS, a fully integrated, real-time business management solution. This solution is comprised of sales, pricing, and CRM features; purchasing and inventory modules; warehouse logistics functionality; and business intelligence. It uses layered or tiered technology through its adoption of J2EE, which can be transfered to UNIX, AIX, Windows, and handheld portable devices. Intuit Eclipse also supports SQL, ODBC, VMI, EDI, and XML, as well as Web Services, FTP, and proprietary formats.  

eclipse .epr  Intuit Eclipse offers Intuit Eclipse DMS, a fully integrated, real-time business management solution. This solution is comprised of sales, pricing, and CRM features; purchasing and inventory modules; warehouse logistics functionality; and business intelligence. It uses layered or tiered technology through its adoption of J2EE, which can be transfered to UNIX, AIX, Windows, and handheld portable devices. Intuit Eclipse also supports SQL, ODBC, VMI, EDI, and XML, as well as Web Services, FTP, and prop Read More

TEC Certified Products: 2010 Vendor Wrap-up


With 2010 almost behind us, the Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) research analyst team takes a brief look at some of the newest software products to join its roster. MicroStrategy, MicroStrategy 9 Plex Systems, Plex Online Sage, Sage ABRA HRMS  SmartOrg, Portfolio Navigator Vormittag Associates, Inc. (VAI), S2K EnterpriseBusiness Intelligence (BI) Solutions—Jorge García

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A Tale of a Few Good SCM Players - Part 1


Throughout the late 1990s and the mid-2000s, Manhattan Associates was the epitome of a well-managed supply chain management (SCM) software company in terms of market share, growth, profitability, and its products’ capabilities. Simply stated, the company set the industry standard for the supply chain execution (SCE) space and was the envy of its competitors. The

eclipse .epr  business  rules engine , Eclipse -based  supply chain  process modeling  capabilities, and a  workflow engine . I was pleasantly surprised and impressed to learn of these capabilities that are along the lines of leading BPM offerings, as described in my recent  “The Wizardry of Business Process Management” series . Still, in an amazing reversal of fortunes, RedPrairie might even overtake Manhattan in terms of booked revenues this coming fiscal year or so, while JDA has long done that after Read More

Infor Strikes Again (at Long Last): Getting “Soft” While Flexing Its Muscles? - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series analyzed Infor’s latest acquisition of SoftBrands Inc., a company with a somewhat complicated history and lineage, and formerly called Fourth Shift and AremisSoft. The post concluded that, from a higher level overview, Infor has a good synergistic opportunity with the SoftBrands Hospitality solutions but some serious tweaking to do with the SoftBrands Manufacturing

eclipse .epr  netCustomer , Spinnaker , Eclipse Total Solutions (ETS) , etc., seem to be having a ball recently, especially in this economy. The main premise of these providers is at least 50 percent cheaper service compared to those of the original vendor. For more information on Rimini Street, as the most established and vocal third-party service provider, see TEC ’s previous article, “Latest Developments for a Vendor-neutral Third-party Support and Maintenance Provider.” Even more recent updates on Rimini Read More

Between Toyota and Sony: Japanese Software in the US Market


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eclipse .epr  giant multinational providers may eclipse them. 5. Localization, localization, localization! This has to do with many things, including making the software suitable for the client’s business environment, language, etc., and ensuring that all marketing materials are in the language of the target market, and appeal to it on a number of levels—not just that of the software’s technical/functional ability. And, having an office in the country in which you want to do business can’t hurt, either—with Read More