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Saga Continues Roll Out of EAI Tools


Saga Software announces availability of its Sagavista 1.1 Enterprise Application Integration software which is supposed to provide a faster messaging layer for improved performance, an enhanced Application Developer Kit (ADK), Unix support, agent adapters for Adabas« and 3270/5250 emulation.

saga accounting.ca  flagship product suite Sagavista, SAGA SOFTWARE, Inc. (SAGA) (NYSE:AGS) announced the availability of Sagavista 1.1, which provides a faster Messaging layer for improved performance, an enhanced Application Developer Kit (ADK), Unix support, agent adapters for Adabas(R) and 3270/5250 emulation which provides enterprise level mission critical mainframe access to legacy applications and databases for web integration. Sagavista 1.1''s enhanced ADK now includes additional tools and richer documentation that Read More

CDC Software + Consona = Aptean (Or: New Bottles for Old Wines)


August 2012 started with the announcement of the merger of Consona Corporation and CDC Software under the name Aptean. The new brand, announced on August 7, signifies the coming together of two leading enterprise application software companies. At first glance, this merger looks like a mini Infor (reminiscent of Infor’s aggressive consolidation days) or a mini Sage. After finally getting out

saga accounting.ca  hostile Onyx Corporation takeover saga by CDC Corporation several years ago). Merger of Two Equals? Although most of the Aptean management team seem to have connections to CDC, the company spokesperson maintains that this is a merger of two equals under a single ownership ( Vista Equity Partners ). While the overarching company name has changed, the plan is to maintain the brand names of all of the product lines, and to continue investing in and supporting all of the CDC and Consona solutions. The Read More

QAD Continues to Wade Through Red Ink


QAD, one of the leading ERP vendors, announced a number of product and alliance initiatives during its annual user conference in May. However, yet another saga in the tale of their expensive R&D operation was included in the report.

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Extricity Makes a Move into IBM’s Sphere of B2B Influence


B2B/EAI software vendor Extricity announced that International Business Machines is shipping the Extricity B2B platform as part of IBM’s WebSphere BtoBi Partner Agreement Manager. An OEM alliance with IBM is bound to provide Extricity with additional credence and leverage in the ever-expanding B2B/EAI market.

saga accounting.ca  Tibco , Mercator , Saga , and IBM. Read More

IONA Purchases Netfish Technologies (And Much, Much More)


As the last step in a long list of acquisitions, IONA Technologies has purchased Netfish Technologies, a provider of integrated XML-based B2B process collaboration solutions. This acquisition, along with six others including the Sagavista EAI technology, completes IONA’s strategy to create a Total Business Integration™ solution with the IONA Suite.

saga accounting.ca  (which had recently purchased Saga Systems ), completes IONA''s strategy to create a Total Business Integration solution , a standards-based, end-to-end, e-business platform known as the IONA Suite . IONA is a pioneer in the ORB and CORBA (Common Object Request Broker Architecture) market with its flagship Orbix product. Orbix also includes IONA''s Adaptive Runtime Technology (ART), one of the foundations of the IONA Suite. Netfish''s flagship product offering is the Netfish XDI Product Suite , a B2B Read More

A Tale of a Few Good SCM Players - Part 4


Part 1 of this blog post series followed the genesis of Manhattan Associates from its inception in 1990 throughout the mid-2000s. During this time, Manhattan Associates was the epitome of an impeccable supply chain management (SCM) software company in terms of market share, growth, profitability, and its product capabilities. Indeed, the company set the industry standard for the supply chain

saga accounting.ca  particular considering that the saga kept i2 in limbo for several months and that the company has not truly recovered yet. While I am not fond of making merger speculations, I wouldn’t be terribly surprised if JDA was in discussions to buy Manhattan (or RedPrairie as a less clean fit). Manhattan’s business and success is still heavily loaded with WMS. The company has gotten some visibility from the planning and execution integration message, but that has not really flown in the longer term because, Read More

Battle Booty from Oracle's Victory Over PeopleSoft


Through the PeopleSoft acquisition, Oracle hereby gains a new customer base, increased market share, expertise, immediate recurring revenue sources, and new and overlapping products. However, keeping PeopleSoft's customers will take a great deal of diplomatic customer management and savvy engineering.

saga accounting.ca  the protracted, hostile merger saga. Yet, Oracle has made some of its priorities clear, as the merged product set will be based on Oracle E-Business Suite 11i , which, to be fair, is the position the vendor maintained from the very beginning. On the other hand, it will slowly incorporate extensive, almost best-of-breed functionality from both the original PeopleSoft product line and the former J.D. Edwards applications. The challenge will be to do that without triggering the same kind of highly disruptive Read More

Oracle Further Orchestrates Its SOA Forays Part Six: Weaknesses and User Recommendations


Time will tell whether Oracle's vocal endorsement of open technologies such as J2EE and BPEL will allow customers to readily adopt solutions that fit their needs and that quickly integrate with their existing infrastructure.

saga accounting.ca  distraction with the merger saga. Interestingly, while PeopleSoft''s business (new sales) has been tainted by uncertainty, Oracle has suffered damage on the public opinion front. However, now that the former fierce competitors have merged, they can finally concentrate on integrating products and building a new generation of software. For some, it may have been amazing to see PeopleSoft''s protracted resilience to Oracle, which was largely based on the populist message of customer care (despite hefty Read More

A SaaS Start-up Cautionary Tale: The Makana Experience (Or: How You Can Create a Great Product and Still Hit the Wall)


Great products and a growing customer base are not enough to succeed in the SaaS ICM marketplace. Find out why Makana, a startup SaaS vendor, found it difficult to reach profitability.

saga accounting.ca  turn in the Makana saga is a recent e-mail I received from a Salary.com representative, issuing a no-comment with respect to Makana, as Salary.com intends to exit the sales compensation business. As for Makana, it has not exactly gone out of business per se , but has recently suspended operations as it seeks new investment. The point, of course, is not only that the enterprise software industry is as volatile as a sus domestica on ice, but—more prosaically—that great products and a growing customer Read More

Baan And SSA GT Merge To Form A Mid-Market Empire With An ''Iron Side''


Should Baan and Ironside learn from their new senior sibling SSA GT how to consistently produce stellar financial results and profitability while proceeding with the launch of the next-generation product releases and integration platforms that could in turn cater for SSA GT's aged products' technology rejuvenation needs, the market could witness the creation of another enterprise application powerhouse that is focused solely on manufacturing.

saga accounting.ca  In light of recent saga of the publicly owned competitors J.D. Edwards and PeopleSoft, who have until recently seemed quite content and untouchable, only to now have found themselves in a temporary (but with no certain end in sight) limbo owing to Oracle''s shrewd way to at least stall its nemeses'' new sales, it must feel good for Baan and SSA GT to be backed up by $14 billion of private capital and far away from the Wall Street quirkiness and potential unwanted predators. The Baan and Invensys Experience Read More

Pure-Play CRM Vendors: Choose an Integrated or Best-of-Breed Solution?


When selecting a CRM vendor should you go with a one-source solution, reducing the need for integration with other corporate data sources, or go with a best-of-breed approach, getting the best in each category but being left with standalone applications that must be integrated? This article compares the two approaches and offers some advice.

saga accounting.ca  David Linthicum, CTO of SAGA Software, Inc., for one fifty minute session at a CRM conference and you''ll realize how immature, complicated, and confusing the EAI marketplace still is. He''ll talk to you about four different types of EAI (Data level, Application interface level, Method level, and User Interface level); he''ll tell you that EAI is expensive; and he''ll explain why the existing EAI methods fall short of their promises (security issues; non-real-time data transfer; customer coding requirements, Read More

The Challenge to Achieve Perfect Order Management


Superior order management can provide you with a competitive edge across the board. To move closer to order perfection and a truly loyal customer base, you must cost-effectively eliminate the issues preventing on-time, accurate order fulfillment. This involves every process, including planning and forecasting, acquiring and creating accurate orders and contracts, handling order changes, and resolving fulfillment and post-delivery problems.

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Enterprise Application Integration - Where Is It Now (And What Is It Now)? Part 2: Where Is It Now?


Enterprise Application Integration has changed massively in the past two years. Where is the market, and what vendors are left in the game?

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