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Ways of Finding Software Vendors: The Pro’s and Con's
So you are looking for software to support the critical functions of your company. Unfortunately, you can't go to your local Software'R'Us. This article

eam vendors projects  and enterprise asset management (EAM). At this point of the discovery, you should know that the selection service covers your industry and related software that you are seeking. You should also be feeling good about the service. Typically, a service should allow you to: Rank the importance of function areas such as finance, production, and customer service. Select the required functions and features by area (i.e. financials, production, customer service). Rank the importance of functions within each

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Software Functionality Revealed in Detail

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Enterprise Asset Management (EAM/CMMS) RFI/RFP Template

General CMMS Functionality, Maintenance Management, Integration, Human Resources, Financials, Purchasing Management, Inventory Management, Product Technology 

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10 Pitfalls to Avoid when Selecting a CMMS/EAM


As you look for ways to get the most out of your existing operating assets, enterprise asset management (EAM) and computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) solutions are key. However, when it comes to researching, selecting, and implementing the right EAM/CMMS software, you need to avoid several mistakes. Discover 10 common errors you should avoid if you’re looking for a new or replacement EAM or CMMS solution.

eam vendors projects  new or replacement CMMS/ EAM system. The mistakes are listed in no particular order. Conclusions are supported by a recent survey conducted by Plant Services magazine. Mistake #1 – You are far too focused on the software’s “look and feel.” Ever since software was invented, there has been considerable effort expended by users to find a CMMS/EAM package with the perfect user interface. This obsession is evidenced by the Plant Services Reader Survey results, which ranked “Intuitive User Read More

EAM versus CMMS: What's Right for Your Company


This article looks at where computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS) end and enterprise asset management (EAM) takes over, focusing on features and functionality of EAM software. It also compares CMMS and EAM software and explores the two key differentiators.

eam vendors projects  features and functionality of EAM software. If you are unsure of the capabilities of CMMS and need a quick refresher course, please read CMMS: A Tutorial . Offerings from software vendors IFS AB (XSSE: IFS) and Intentia (XSSE: INT B), two fellow Swedish providers of enterprise business applications for midsize and large enterprises, will be used to help illustrate some of the advanced features of EAM. The remainder of this article compares CMMS and EAM software and explores, in more detail, two key Read More

Smaller Vendors Can Still Provide Relevant Business Systems Part Five: Challenges and User Recommendations


Having to deliver a number of functionalities through third-party solutions, which are natively offered by many larger competitors, may deter some interface-wary customers. Thus, Relevant should try to provide as many third-party solutions as possible as a standard configuration, which should make customers oblivious to the origin of the module.

eam vendors projects  For more information, see EAM Versus CMMS: What's Right for Your Company? and Cincom Sticks to CONTROL of ETO and MRO . Even if best-of-breed or bolt-on strategy could sometimes work in the Relevant's favor, the competition comes even there from the likes of Avexus, Manugistics (after its acquisition of Western Data Systems [WDS], see Manugistics Indulges In The Open M&A Season ), Xelux , Pentagon 2000 , the CORRIDOR product from CONTINUUM Applied Technologies , Mxi Technologies , Sinex , and so on. For Read More

Enterprise Asset Management (EAM/CMMS) RFI/RFP Template


General CMMS Functionality, Maintenance Management, Integration, Human Resources, Financials, Purchasing Management, Inventory Management, Product Technology

eam vendors projects  customizations. Help CMMS - EAM vendors accurately cost required development work. Compare your existing systems to the winning solution (gap analysis). All of TEC's RFI/RFP Templates are delivered to your in-box as Microsoft Excel spreadsheets so you can easily share and customize them. Read More

Infor EAM Enterprise


Infor EAM is a configurable enterprise asset management (EAM) solution. It allows companies to improve capital asset management in ways that increase reliability, enhance predictive maintenance, ensure regulatory compliance, reduce energy usage, and support sustainability initiatives. Available in industry-specific editions, it also gives organizations the flexibility to zero in on specialized industry requirements.

eam vendors projects  EAM Enterprise Infor EAM is a configurable enterprise asset management (EAM) solution. It allows companies to improve capital asset management in ways that increase reliability, enhance predictive maintenance, ensure regulatory compliance, reduce energy usage, and support sustainability initiatives. Available in industry-specific editions, it also gives organizations the flexibility to zero in on specialized industry requirements. Read More

The ERP Market 2001 And Beyond - Part 3: Rating The Vendors


We generally believe that, in the long run, market winners will be those vendors with an established large customer base and with huge financial and human resources that would make them more responsive to any future challenges such as sudden market trends and/or technology paradigm shifts.

eam vendors projects  somewhat running out of steam recently owing to the economic slowdown and competitors' catch up efforts. Strengths : Corporate viability, Brand recognition and mind share, Product horizontal functionality breadth and scalability, Technology infrastructure ownership, Strong international professional services, Early adoption of Internet architecture. Challenges : Product immaturity, Uneven functional depth and vertical focus, Divided management attention on a wide range of initiatives, Confinement to Read More

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ERP Buyer's Guide: Top Vendors Reviewed - 2012


This brief ERP buyer's guide gives an overview of the major features of ERP solutions, reviews some of the main vendors in 2012 in the three major tiers - the enterprise, mid-market, and small market arenas, and lists important criteria to consider when selecting a vendor.

eam vendors projects  Buyer's Guide: Top Vendors Reviewed - 2012 This brief ERP buyer's guide gives an overview of the major features of ERP solutions, reviews some of the main vendors in 2012 in the three major tiers - the enterprise, mid-market, and small market arenas, and lists important criteria to consider when selecting a vendor. Read More

CIO Horror Stories and What They Mean For Vendors


Customers and vendors do not always see eye to eye as illustrated in the following horror stories about how customers have been treated by vendors. The vendors did the opposite of selling; they pushed these companies away.

eam vendors projects  more important. Our Legal Team Is Here To Help You Our CIO selected a service provider for a $2.4 million (USD) integration project. Starting with the service supplier's standard contract, our CIO had a list of sixteen issues that needed to be addressed. After eight months, the contract still had not been agreed upon. Our CIO thought that the service provider was very inflexible, concerned only with its rules and not the customer's needs. Out of frustration, our CIO started working with another services Read More

What Large-scale HCM Software Solutions Are Missing: Enter HCM Niche Vendors


Human capital management (HCM) solutions are relatively recent in the software for business market. Until recent years, most HCM vendors were more or less niche vendors. In fact, the novelty of HCM solutions still permits the emergence of new niche vendors, a phenomenon that does not occur in more mature markets like ERP, where the appearance of brand-new niche vendors is rare.

eam vendors projects  to integrate different applications seamlessly. Also, a focus on designing core functionality is needed, to insure a robust infrastructure and address fundamental HCM needs such as payroll or talent management. Laying down the infrastructure of a bigger-scale system like HCM is certainly a challenging undertaking. This is why it is not desirable for big HCM vendors to get involved in building functionality that addresses very specific niche demands. Serving Gaps in the Market Niche vendors generally Read More

BI Approaches of Enterprise Software Vendors


The need for business intelligence (BI) is real for all enterprise software users. It is rare to find a user who feels they get the information they need from their enterprise software system and even those who do want more. The need is not just reporting; they need business monitoring, analysis, an understanding of why things are happening. They need diagnostic tools.

eam vendors projects  Approaches of Enterprise Software Vendors Introduction The need for business intelligence (BI) is real for all enterprise software users. It is rare to find a user who feels they get the information they need from their enterprise software system and even those who do want more. The need is not just reporting; they need business monitoring, analysis, an understanding of why things are happening. They need diagnostic tools. Enterprise software systems are designed as transaction processing tools and job Read More

Boutique Vendors Can Bring Big Value


What is a boutique vendor? It tends to be small and highly focused. It is typically very strong in its chosen area. It will often prove to be the solution with the greatest source of value. These qualities make it worthwhile to expend the effort of looking at boutique vendors that focus on your situation.

eam vendors projects  developers to the sales team understand your situation? Do they have meaningful experience? Have they worked with other companies who share your situation? Can they discuss issues related to your situation in a meaningful way? Companies are people so check out the people. Summary A boutique vendor has focus and focus is good. Focus can bring value. Take the time to look for and at the highly focused boutique vendors. Test their focus to determine if it is real and if it will yield value. Will a boutique Read More

How to Compare Leading ERP Vendors


Simply use TEC's ERP comparison reports to compare any one of these solutions against two other ERP solutions of your choice.

eam vendors projects  the needs, challenges, and dreams of nearly 2.8 million small and mid-sized business customers in North America through easy-to-use and scalable software and services. Furthermore, Sage ERP X3 �their offering for mid-sized businesses�will streamline your operations through integrated finance, distribution, and manufacturing functionality, as well as optimize your workflow�all this with the promise of reduced implementation time and a low cost of ownership. SAP All-in-One Distribution is a leading Read More

Mega-vendors Warming Up to the Cloud - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series depicted the three evolutionary phases (or waves) of software as a service (SaaS) and cloud computing adoption. The article ended with some glimpses into the future and likely implications for SaaS users. Part 2 explores the apparent opportunities and accompanying challenges (and inevitable soul-searching exercises) that SaaS aspirants face in their endeavors. Some

eam vendors projects  research and development (R&D) teams through the transition to the  multitenant  platform/product (for both functional richness and cost efficiencies). Other technical issues are integration, customization facilities, and technology infrastructure services. Last but not least, operational challenges revolve around  information security , security levels and authorizations, system b ackup and recovery , and defining and exploiting operational metrics. Still, all these notable challenges can be parlayed Read More