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IT Planning: A Corporate Mantra
Aligning IT with business objectives has long been a mantra of corporate directives. But organizations often fall short of publishing quality documents and

maintenance planning documents  involved in setting software maintenance and development priorities. This person hears all the requests for IT resources from the Business Unit representatives – they work closely with their Business Unit counterparts. The initial draft of a planning document can come from a summary of the initiatives that are currently scheduled and being discussed in these meetings. The relationship between the IT person and the business representatives is critical to developing a mutually agreeable document.

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CMMS – EAM

Enterpise asset management (EAM) solutions support maintenance management tasks. Asset management systems typically enable planning, controlling, and monitoring of physical asset events. EAM typically includes computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) functionality, fleet maintenance, workflow, reporting, and other areas that touch upon asset management practices. 

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Can Java Perk Legacy Enterprise Resource Planning Systems?


Intentia has poured Java into its enterprise resource planning system, Movex, to meet the growing demand for functional enhancements and remote accessibility, without ripping and replacing legacy systems. However, are users willing to make the transition?

maintenance planning documents  only offered in so-called maintenance mode and for new sales. Intentia will be taking the bold next step of making Movex solely Java-based—at least this is where the company stood prior to its announcement of the Lawson merger. To date nearly 300 customers (about 10 percent of total customers) with nearly 50,000 users run on Java, and there are 100 or so ongoing new systems and migration implementations. Still, of over 3,000 customers in 40 countries (73 percent) run on iSeries, 14 percent on Read More

Web-based Enterprise Resource Planning Solution Exhibits Lean Approach


SSI's approach appeals to process manufacturers, as well as some discrete manufacturers with short lead times and high volumes, where the traditional manufacturing resource planning (MRP) approach often shows many shortcomings (and can even be a recipe for disaster).

maintenance planning documents  to plan for shutdown maintenance tasks). Finally, at the detailed level, TROPOS Scheduling uses the tentative MPS, and applies line loading and product sequencing logic to produce a revised production schedule which takes account of changing demands and current production progress. The schedule can produce work-to lists by week, day, shift, hour, or even down to the nearest minute. When linked with the material call-off processing in the Process and Materials Planning module, TROPOS Scheduling removes Read More

Delivering Operational Excellence with Innovation: Enterprise Services Architecture for Enterprise Resource Planning


Changing business practices, especially those that consolidate business and IT functions, requires careful research and decision making. For companies needing to move beyond traditional enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems, enterprise service applications (ESA) can help reduce the complexity of having disparate IT systems. Find out about the benefits of ESA and how it can help you achieve operational excellence.

maintenance planning documents  the cost of ongoing maintenance and adds complexity to the IT environment. In addition, changes to the internal or external systems cause a wave of updates to development, testing, and documentation. For example, if an organization wishes to outsource its payroll information, it must extend its time and attendance processes in HCM to a third party. But doing so is difficult, because success here relies upon the ability of multiple systems with different functionalities, underlying logic, and rules to Read More

Enterprise Resource Planning Giants Eye the Shop Floor


Because production systems on the shop floor are typically not synchronized and integrated with the planning ones, there is a lack of timely and accurate information that results in disconnected business processes.

maintenance planning documents  as the plant manager, maintenance manager, quality manager, and production supervisor) that provide business context to manufacturing data residing in a fragmented set of applications (see Plant Intelligence As Glue For Dispersed Data? ), Oracle is taking somewhat a different approach. In particular, as first reported in AMR Research 's August report entitled Integrating EMI With ERP: A Tale of Two Vendor Strategies and confirmed by our discussions with Oracle, the vendor has been adding onto its deep Read More

Lean Maintenance-Does It Impact Reliability? Lessons Learned and Best Practices


The main cause of lean maintenance failure is that companies fail to focus on asset reliability. The reliability approach to capacity, which includes risk prioritization analyses of assets, can help a company achieve lean success.

maintenance planning documents  many reasons why lean maintenance fails, but the number one cause of failure is the lack of focus on reliability. To understand this, we must start by defining lean maintenance. Lean maintenance is a proactive maintenance operation employing planned and scheduled maintenance activities through total productive maintenance (TPM) practices. It uses maintenance strategies developed through the application of reliability centered maintenance (RCM) decision logic and is practiced by empowered (self-directed) a Read More

Production and Supply Planning RFI/RFP Template


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maintenance planning documents  and Supply Planning RFI/RFP Template The Production and Supply Planning RFI/RFP Template lists and describes 509 features and functions found in Production and Supply Planning software solutions. This Supply Chain Management (SCM) Template can help you save time, control costs, and communicate clearly with vendors at nearly every stage of your Production and Supply Planning software selection projects. Features and functions included in this Supply Chain Management (SCM) Template: Strategic Read More

Reduce the Pain of ERP Upgrades with Better Planning


Enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems now support many organizations’ most important business processes, and house their most sensitive corporate data. As a result, senior management needs to fully understand both the timing and project plan before proceeding with any ERP upgrade. Learn how to plan and manage your next ERP upgrade project, and develop an overall corporate strategy for maintaining your ERP system.

maintenance planning documents  technology compatibility. Avoiding the maintenance premiums alone can be a significant savings, but staffing internally or paying consulting fees to support old releases is very expensive. Another significant area of risk is technological obsolescence. Hardware, operating systems, and databases tend to evolve faster than ERP systems, so companies that fail to upgrade their applications can easily find themselves unable to capitalize on the benefits of newer and more cost-effective technology. ERP releases Read More

Application Lifecycle Maintenance


Lionbridge offers scalable application development and maintenance solutions that include custom software development, code enhancements, and legacy systems maintenance. Through multiple, low-cost development center options in India, Ireland, and China, Lionbridge uses a five-stage process to move critical IT activities offshore. In India, its mature, yet flexibel process frameworks have achieved a Software Capability Maturity Model level® 5 rating.  

maintenance planning documents  Lifecycle Maintenance Lionbridge offers scalable application development and maintenance solutions that include custom software development, code enhancements, and legacy systems maintenance. Through multiple, low-cost development center options in India, Ireland, and China, Lionbridge uses a five-stage process to move critical IT activities offshore. In India, its mature, yet flexibel process frameworks have achieved a Software Capability Maturity Model level® 5 rating. Read More

Outsourcing Supply Chain Planning Processes


Supply chain planning tools deliver potentially tremendous savings when well implemented, and wreak havoc when they fail. A company considering an outsourcing strategy for their supply chain planning processes should first address some key aspects of these tools.

maintenance planning documents  and application development and maintenance (AD/M) providers, have convinced many companies to outsource their business process and software development activities (see Outsourcing 101—A Primer ). For a company considering an outsourcing strategy for their supply chain planning (SCP) processes, there are some unique aspects that should be addressed, since both BPO and AD/M may come into play. First, the quality and performance of SCP solutions are critical to the success of most manufacturers. SCP Read More

The CEO’s Guide to Succession Planning: Managing Risk & Ensuring Business Continuity


To effectively transform succession planning from a manual, paper-based process to one that is systematic and technology-enabled, CEOs must focus on laying a solid foundation supported by strong executive leadership. Read this CEO guide to get five key tips to jump-start your succession planning efforts to better manage risk and ensure business continuity and to know how a strong succession strategy can impact your company.

maintenance planning documents  CEO’s Guide to Succession Planning: Managing Risk & Ensuring Business Continuity To effectively transform succession planning from a manual, paper-based process to one that is systematic and technology-enabled, CEOs must focus on laying a solid foundation supported by strong executive leadership. Read this CEO guide to get five key tips to jump-start your succession planning efforts to better manage risk and ensure business continuity and to know how a strong succession strategy can impact your Read More

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SAP BusinessObjects Edge Planning and Consolidation: Streamline Planning and Reduce Business Risk


Chief financial officers (CFOs) and other senior managers are under tremendous pressure to maximize profitability, reduce operational costs, minimize risk, and improve stakeholder confidence. Read about an application that can help you streamline operations, instill confidence, and reduce risk. The solution provides planning, budgeting, and forecasting and supports financial consolidation and reporting operations.

maintenance planning documents  BusinessObjects Edge Planning and Consolidation: Streamline Planning and Reduce Business Risk Chief financial officers (CFOs) and other senior managers are under tremendous pressure to maximize profitability, reduce operational costs, minimize risk, and improve stakeholder confidence. Read about an application that can help you streamline operations, instill confidence, and reduce risk. The solution provides planning, budgeting, and forecasting and supports financial consolidation and reporting Read More

Financial Forecasting & Planning Summit - September 9/10, Boston MA


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maintenance planning documents  Forecasting & Planning Summit - September 9/10, Boston MA Don't miss out on revolutionary trends shaping your industry at the Financial Forecasting & Planning Summit . At this exciting, one-of-a-kind summit, you'll learn how to positively engage senior leadership around financial forecasts and reviews, use the financial forecast as the vehicle to drive accountability for results, optimize the role of Financial Forecasting & Planning in your company, and develop an approach to a single repeatable Read More

Demand-driven Versus Traditional Materials Requirement Planning


Material requirements planning is a system that strives to plan replenishment just before a withdrawal from stock, which does not work in some manufacturing environments.

maintenance planning documents  driven Versus Traditional Materials Requirement Planning The Realities of Manufacturing Today Nowadays, manufacturers are increasingly subject to massive pressures to drive down costs and increase efficiency. However, these pressures often invalidate the traditional materials requirements planning (MRP) batch-based manufacturing planning and product costing approaches. Moreover, companies struggling to serve their customers using purely traditional MRP methodology are often unable to meet the Read More