X
Start evaluating software now

 Security code
Already have a TEC account? Sign in here.
 
Don't have a TEC account? Register here.

Discrete Manufacturing (ERP)
Discrete Manufacturing (ERP)
The simplified definition of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is a set of applications that automate finance and human resources departments and help manufacturers handle jobs such as or...
 

 fiscal period average


Epicor Software Corp.: Completing Painstaking
Fiscal 2001 will prove to be very challenging for Epicor Software and we believe the next 18 months will be the company's make-or-break period. This part

fiscal period average  within the next four fiscal years (60% probability), based on the Company's readiness to integrate its products with other 3rd party products and Internet exchanges. Within the same period of time, we believe the 'e from Epicor' product will contribute 70% of its license revenue (60% probability) assuming that it will approach marketing its non-core products (e.g., Impresa) only opportunistically. We also believe that within the next three years more than 80% of Epicor CRM license revenue will come from

Read More


Discrete Enterprise Resource Planning (Discrete ERP) RFI / RFP Template

Financials, Human Resources, Manufacturing Management, Inventory Management, Purchasing Management, Quality Management, Sales Management, Product Technology Get this template

Read More
Start evaluating software now

 Security code
Already have a TEC account? Sign in here.
 
Don't have a TEC account? Register here.

Discrete Manufacturing (ERP)
Discrete Manufacturing (ERP)
The simplified definition of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is a set of applications that automate finance and human resources departments and help manufacturers handle jobs such as or...

Documents related to » fiscal period average

Banking Industry's Fair Value Accounting (FVA) Conundrum


Every company and almost every individual holds fixed assets. Over time, these assets change in value. For example, real estate tends to increase in value, while vehicle values decrease. In the US, as in most countries, the global crisis has resulted in declines in the real-estate market and employment sectors. These declines result in housing and business property holdings dropping

fiscal period average  worry about their institutions' fiscal well-being to be represented in forthcoming financial statements. Notwithstanding all the concerns, the SEC advised the FASB to observe a set of guidelines to help soften the impact. From the SEC website : the effects of such accounting standards on a financial institution's balance sheet the impacts of such accounting on bank failures in 2008 the impact of such standards on the quality of financial information available to investors the process used by the Read More

Epicor Software Corp.: How Far From Being 'One-Stop' Shop?


Epicor Software has been striving to complete its evolution from a vendor of financial accounting software to a provider of holistic business performance solutions, including integrated front office, back office and e-business capabilities.

fiscal period average  within the next 4 fiscal years (60% probability), based on the Company's readiness to integrate its products with other 3rd party products and Internet exchanges. Within the same period of time, we believe the 'e from Epicor' product will contribute 70% of its license revenue (60% probability) assuming that it will approach marketing its non-core products (e.g., Impresa) only opportunistically. Despite favorably low market value, we believe that Epicor is an unlikely candidate for acquisition by a Read More

Manugistics Faces Uncertain Future


Formerly the SCP market leader, Manugistics has witnessed its market position erode steadily over the last several years in favor of newcomers to the market. Although a recent restructuring has brought new management and a leaner organization, it remains to be seen whether Manugistics can return to long term profitability.

fiscal period average  the ProMIRA acquisition in fiscal 1998, and resolve ongoing litigation by IRI Logistics. Fig. 3 Vendor Predictions Little to no revenue growth during FY2000, while management focuses on completion of reorganization activities and in expanding the sales force (70% probability). Moderate revenue growth in FY2001 as restructuring efforts around core markets bear fruit, but not enough to recapture significant market share (70% probability). Manugistics market share has declined by approximately 60% since Read More

Throw Away Your Financial Statements: Managing by Metrics


Analyzing static, detailed financial statements has been the modus operandi for hundreds of years. Because many business management systems can isolate and create graphics of key performance indicators (KPI), businesses should now concentrate on KPIs, which influence profitability.

fiscal period average  more days after a fiscal period begins and the information they present must, out of necessity, start at the highest, most general level. If the results are below or even above expectations, additional reports may need to be generated and studied in an attempt to determine what went wrong or right. In addition, the factors contributing to poor financial results may have started their downward trend at the beginning of the fiscal period and will therefore still be creating problems forty-five or more days Read More

IMI Sees Red In Dawn Of Fiscal 2001


Industri-Matematik had no complaints about its performance during the first quarter of fiscal 2001 in spite of lower revenues and earnings.

fiscal period average  the first quarter of fiscal 2001 in spite of lower revenues and earnings. The Stockholm-based maker of supply chain execution and customer service software reported total revenues of $17.0 million, composed of $4.1 million in license fees, $12.4 million in services and maintenance revenue, and $431,000 in hardware sales. License revenue declined 20% from $5.2 million in the previous quarter but soared 151% over the $1.6 million in license revenue it achieved during the same period a year ago. Service and Read More

The Competitive Advantage of Business Intelligence Forecasting and Predictive Analysis


Technology and new business intelligence solutions have made it possible for the average enterprise to leverage complex predictive analysis using simple, intuitive tools. Predictive analysis is key to the competitive success of an organization, and the enterprise that is privy to clear and concise product, customer, sales, and market predictions will always have the competitive advantage in its market of choice. Find out how.

fiscal period average  business intelligence,forecasting,ElegantJ BI,predictive analysis,business intelligence forecasting Read More

Case Study: Fischer Skis Ski Manufacturer Streamlines Operations


Fischer, the world’s largest ski manufacturer, grew 47 percent in a three-year period and found its operational staff was spending too much time reconciling data among disparate systems. Plus, it was impossible to accurately analyze customer data to forecast sales and inventory projections. After implementing Everest, Fischer has increased customer satisfaction with real-time order and inventory information. Find out how.

fiscal period average  Study: Fischer Skis Ski Manufacturer Streamlines Operations Fischer, the world’s largest ski manufacturer, grew 47 percent in a three-year period and found its operational staff was spending too much time reconciling data among disparate systems. Plus, it was impossible to accurately analyze customer data to forecast sales and inventory projections. After implementing Everest, Fischer has increased customer satisfaction with real-time order and inventory information. Find out how. Read More

QAD Reports Third-Quarter--Revenue Rises 56 Percent


On November 23, QAD Inc. reported that its total revenue for the third fiscal quarter ended October 31, 1999, rose 56 percent to $56.7 million, from $36.4 million in the same quarter last year. License revenue was $20.6 million, an increase of 21 percent compared with $17.1 million in the prior-year period. Excluding non-recurring tax charges totaling $1.3 million, QAD reported a net loss for the third fiscal quarter of $3.2 million, or $0.11 diluted loss per share. Including the $1.3 million of non-recurring tax charges, QAD's net loss for the third quarter was $4.5 million, or $0.15 diluted loss per share. This compares with last year's

fiscal period average  quarter of the new fiscal year. Market Impact We believe that QAD is on the mend, although its financial performance remains bleak (See Figure 1). There are a number of reasons for this revenue growth revival. The first reason is the Company's well-established leading global position in Small-to-Medium Enterprises (SME) and lower-end top-tier segments of ERP market, with a large loyal customer base and a very dispersed global network of its offices and indirect channel. Second, QAD is very competitive Read More

PTC’s 2012 Annual Revenue Results Analysis: After-Sales Services Strategy Paying Off


Last week, PTC announced its fiscal year first quarter results for 2013. Though its license growth was weak this quarter compared with the same quarter last year, its after-sales services business led by Servigistics experienced strong growth. PTC has been focusing on expanding its solution portfolio into new product lifecycle management (PLM) industry verticals such as footwear

fiscal period average  week, PTC announced its fiscal year first quarter results for 2013 . Though its license growth was weak this quarter compared with the same quarter last year, its after-sales services business led by Servigistics experienced strong growth. PTC has been focusing on expanding its solution portfolio into new product lifecycle management (PLM) industry verticals such as footwear, apparel, medical devices, etc., and on supporting the after-product sales services process, which it calls services lifecycle Read More

2014 Professional Services Maturity Benchmark Best of the Best


According to “The 2014 Professional Services Maturity Benchmark,” out of 238 participating organizations, 13 firms significantly outperformed the average, excelling in five service performance dimensions: leadership, client relationships, human capital alignment, service execution, and finance and operations. This white paper focuses on one of this year’s best service organizations and the best practices that differentiate the best of the best from average firms.

fiscal period average  business performance, professional services maturity, service execution Read More

Guidelines for Specification of Data Center Power Density


Conventional methods for specifying data center density don’t provide the guidance to assure predictable power and cooling performance for the latest IT equipment. Discover an improved method that can help assure compatibility with anticipated high-density loads, provide unambiguous instruction for design and installation of power and cooling equipment, prevent oversizing, and maximize electrical efficiency.

fiscal period average  data center power,increasing data center density,data center density,data center growth,data center generators,data center power usage,power density paradox Read More

Descartes Plots A Record Course In New Millennium


Waterloo, Ontario based Descartes Systems Group reported record revenue for the first quarter of fiscal 2001 ended April 30, 2000. Focused on building its transaction-based revenue model, Descartes still finds profits out of reach.

fiscal period average  the first quarter of fiscal 2001 ended April 30, 2000. Focused on building its transaction-based revenue model, Descartes still finds profits out of reach. License and network revenue totaled $8.8 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2001, an increase of 138% from $3.7 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2000 and representing an increase of 33% over license and network revenue of $6.6 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2000 (Q4 FY00). [see Figure 1.] Figure 1. Total revenue for the first Read More

Savvion Inc. BusinessManager 7.5 for Business Process Management Certification Report


Savvion Inc.'s business process management solution, BusinessManager 7.5, is now TEC Certified. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations who rely on the integrity of TEC’s research services for assistance with their software selection projects. Download this 24-page TEC report for product highlights, competitive analysis, and in-depth analyst commentary from TEC Analyst Kurt (Yu) Chen.

fiscal period average  bpm business process management,business management process software,business management processes,business modeling,business process,business process analysis,business process analyst,business process architecture,business process automation,business process change management,business process consulting,business process definition,business process design,business process diagram,business process diagrams Read More

SAP Releases Cloud and Mobile Carpooling App


According to an ABC News/Time magazine/Washington Post poll, in very large US urban and metro areas, the average commuter spends US$16 and 52 minutes going 32 miles round trip to work each day. Long solo commutes can cost employees and their organizations in lost productivity, wasted resources, and additional expenses. In addition, many of these miserable commuters spend the rest of their workday

fiscal period average   Read More