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Demand Commander
Demand Commander is a demand forecasting and planning solution designed for sales representatives, managers, planners, and c-level management. It can be used

manage demand  can be used to manage customers; derive and execute sales plans; plan production, purchase, and deploy products; and present key business metrics. Demand Commander's functions include demand factor learning; model creation and competition; and consensus building.

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Progress-ing Towards ERP On-Demand


While most discussions about the Software as a Service (SaaS) market revolve around the likes of Salesforce.com, NetSuite, Google, IBM, Oracle, Microsoft, OpSource, etc., the name Progress Software Corporation (NASDAQ: PRGS) rarely comes to mind, unjustifiably. While Progress itself is to blame in part for a less aggressive marketing effort (and for the-best-kept-secret-in-the-market status

manage demand  development, deployment, integration, and management of business applications is not more regularly mentioned within the press and analyst circles. A company that was founded in 1981 and with about US$500 million in revenues in 2007, with over 110,000 customer sites and over 2,000 employees in 90 offices worldwide certainly deserves due attention. This is especially the case given the company's long espoused goal to maximize the benefits of information technology (IT) while minimizing its complexity and Read More

A Demand-driven Approach to BI


The core concept behind the Vanguard solution is that business intelligence (BI) must be demand-driven, which means that the business needs of the user dictate the technical solution, not the other way around. In other words, it should let the business users drive the process, and remove the problems of content relevance and software complexity.

manage demand  automated content publishing and managed database access aims at providing an efficient, scaleable model for enterprise information delivery. To build a custom ad hoc query, Vanguard users select the information they need to see from a menu of options, whereby they are able to see all of the data sources they have access to, select the ones required for analysis, and build the query using business language. They then choose from a menu of Information Types, such as AP analytics, GL analytics, purchasing Read More

Manage Your Business, Drive Growth, and Adapt to Change


Many business owners and managers wonder how to maintain visibility and control in order to keep ahead of the competition, focus on customers, and adapt to market changes. Are you worried your company will lose its competitive edge as it grows, because of an outmoded IT landscape? Keep your IT requirements simple and meet your company goals, with an on-demand solution that integrates support for all business activities.

manage demand  goals, and they can manage their time more effectively using the management-by-exception paradigm built into the software. SAP Business ByDesign highlights exceptional situations, triggers alerts based on predefined thresholds, and makes escalations immediately visible. Managers can proactively view resource loads and assign tasks to individuals or groups. Improving Flexibility And Agility Foster And Enable Adaptability For Future Growth SAP developed the SAP Business ByDesign solution to be adaptive so Read More

On-demand Business Process Management


The most advanced business process management (BPM) applications bridge departmental and geographic boundaries, and manage the flow of documents and data according to sophisticated process rules. And while many would suggest that an on-demand BPM service offering would most benefit small businesses, a real case can be made that such offerings might be more valuable for medium and large businesses.

manage demand  and geographic boundaries, and manage the flow of documents and data according to sophisticated process rules. And while many would suggest that an on-demand BPM service offering would most benefit small businesses, a real case can be made that such offerings might be more valuable for medium and large businesses. Read More

Measure, Analyze, and Manage: Optimizing Marketing Results with Business Analytics


By adopting a data-driven approach that incorporates business intelligence (BI), predictive analytics and performance management capabilities, marketing executives can empower their teams to measure, analyze, and manage marketing efforts for greater effectiveness and contribution to top line revenue growth. These advanced analytics techniques help marketers harness all of their data, detect patterns of customer behavior, and acquire a deeper understanding of customers as individuals — ultimately leading to new methods of personalized engagement.

manage demand  to measure, analyze, and manage marketing efforts for greater effectiveness and contribution to top line revenue growth. These advanced analytics techniques help marketers harness all of their data, detect patterns of customer behavior, and acquire a deeper understanding of customers as individuals — ultimately leading to new methods of personalized engagement. Read More

Any Color Including Black: A New Guide to Demand-driven Manufacturing


It’s all of these, plus more. Read this new white paper, Any Color Including Black: A New Guide to Demand-Driven Manufacturing, to find out how successful manufacturers—enterprises of all sizes, in industries as varied as consumer goods, industrial, life sciences, high-tech, and process manufacturing—-are using principles of demand-driven manufacturing to successfully compete again low-cost competitors.

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QAD On-demand: Performance Made Responsive


Manufacturers today face increasing pressures to boost revenues and secure profitability. But for them to realize the full financial value of these initiatives, they must invest in a system that can quickly and easily implement or consolidate core business applications. With QAD on-demand, businesses can reduce IT complexity and costs with simplified deployment options and complete application management alternatives.

manage demand  at optimal levels. The managed application services bundled with QAD On Demand access a global pool of experienced professionals with a focus on responsiveness and lexibility. QAD Global Services provides the ongoing help desk support, enhancement, development, system administration and optimization of your QAD application landscape. We improve service levels through a comprehensive metrics program, a detailed service level agreement and consistent global coverage. These services eliminate the burden of Read More

ChainLink Research Releases New Demand Management Report


Have you thought about the fact that the math you are using for your forecasting process was developed in the 19th century? ChainLink did.

manage demand  Collaboration-Creating a Dynamic and Manageable Trading Network Demand Planning Capabilities and Solution Evaluation Architectural Considerations Where will the Technology Go Next? Market Sensing/Inference, Digitizing Customer Behavior To obtain a copy of the report, go to http://tinyurl.com/mov5j . As well as providing the information in this report, ChainLink ( http://www.clresearch.com/home/ ) decided to work with trading partners such as Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) ( Read More

Demand Planning: Optimizing Operations across the Supply Chain


Demand planning applications can help manufacturers establish baseline sales forecasts and perform analysis to improve resource usage. They can also help manufacturers optimize pricing capabilities and better understand their markets. Yet to get the most out of these tools, manufacturers must be willing to reorganize their planning processes—and to share the resulting insights with supply chain partners and customers.

manage demand  for the customers and manage their inventory of your products for them, explains MaxQ's Pavain. Distributors offer the same service when they stock retailers' shelves. Customers appreciate the extra attention, while manufacturers and distributors get direct demand signals from the market removing much of the uncertainty from the planning process. One company using vendor-managed inventory is GM Brazil. Using customer demand data provided through its dealer network, the company's vendor -managed Read More

IBS-Slow but Steady (and Demand-Driven) May Win the SCM Race


IBS, a conservative Swedish enterprise resource planning and supply chain management, seems to be making right moves to remain the leader within its selected segments. However, the road to becoming uniformly globally recognized player will not be smooth.

manage demand  (ERP) and supply chain management (SCM) industry-specific software solutions and other accompanying services for companies embracing IBM -based technologies. Since the early 1990s, IBS has achieved some success in transitioning from mainly being a Scandinavia-based solutions provider to a player in the broader European, Asia-Pacific, and North American markets. It now has an international network in over twenty countries. IBS remains primarily a services company driven by the sales of its expanding Read More

Enterprise On-Demand CRM Comparison Guide


This guide provides a feature list comparison of 12 on-demand CRM products for businesses.

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S&C Electric Uses ProjectLocker to Manage Development Across a Diverse Environment with Ease


For many years, S&C Electric, a global provider of electric power system equipment, used internally built tracking and Subversion data to manage source code and documents and to track viruses. But as it grew, its needs became more complex, and more maintenance time was required. A managed source control solution now manages and protects S&C Electric’s intellectual property, and saves the company a lot in man-hours.

manage demand  Electric Uses ProjectLocker to Manage Development Across a Diverse Environment with Ease For many years, S&C Electric, a global provider of electric power system equipment, used internally built tracking and Subversion data to manage source code and documents and to track viruses. But as it grew, its needs became more complex, and more maintenance time was required. A managed source control solution now manages and protects S&C Electric’s intellectual property, and saves the company a lot in man-hours. Read More

N-Tier Demand Management


The classic bull-whip effect means that the further a supplier is removed from the end consumer, the worse are the fluctuations in demand that they see. This has led many to recommend an n-tier approach to demand management, where everyone gets visibility to the end-customer demand at the same time. In practice, very few companies have been able to actually realize this vision. There are some practical approaches that a few leading suppliers deep in the supply chain are have taken to successfully mitigate the bull-whip effect.

manage demand  n-tier approach to demand management, where everyone gets visibility to the end-customer demand at the same time. In practice, very few companies have been able to actually realize this vision. There are some practical approaches that a supplier deep in the supply chain can do to mitigate the bull-whip effect. Build-to-Consumption Outsourcing and leaner supply chains are pushing companies to using networked models (real-time sharing of information across multiple tiers) for demand management. Most Read More

Leveraging A Demand-Driven Manufacturing Model to Enhance Profitability


Successful demand-driven fulfillment manufacturing, include optimal channel and customer relationships, informed on-line buying and selling, order fulfillment, and integrated operational infrastructures. Manufacturers need to overcome challenges to demand-driven fulfillment by implementing a system that supports flexibility, openness, visibility, planning, e-commerce, collaboration, and integration where the ultimate objective is to minimize waste and optimize resources.

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