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Supply Chain Market--continued Article
We take a look at the role of purpose-driven supply chain platforms in attaining Omni-channel.... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

Activate! Quality in Technology Usability Makes Implementation Success Article
As software matures and the body of knowledge on processes continues to be well understood, the concept of long implementation times becomes intolerable to most firms. Users want to Activate! not impl... (more information)
by Bill McBeath


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Are You an 'IoT' Company? Article
We all know the IoT space is hot. But should a company position themselves or their product as "IoT"... or Smart, Cloud, Connected, or any of those buzzwords?... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

Beyond Fashion Statements - Part One Article
Observations at the National Retail Federation (NRF) 100th Annual Convention and Expo. ... (more information)
by By Ann Grackin

Big Trends for Business 2013 Article
Forecast and Priorities for 2013. Slowing globalization but increasing IT spend in most sectors, preview of business priorities for 2013, sector-specific technology trends, and much more.... (more information)
by Ann Grackin and Bill McBeath

Cloud Economics Part Three - The Cloud of Clouds Article
Connected Communities cross industries.... (more information)
by By Ann Grackin

Cloudforce 2010: San Jose, June 22 Article
Social Networks, iPads, mobile apps, Motorola, Dell's new Android mobile, and Chatter highlight Salesforce.com's Cloudforce conference.... (more information)
by By Ann Grackin

Collaboration Technologies: Part One - Convergence
Collaboration at the Cross Roads
Report
(This Three Part series is now combined into a Full Report available HERE.)

Lately,
... (more information)
by By Ann Grackin


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Confessions of a Techno Junkie Article
My problem is best described as technology overdose. Specifically, I currently own more electronics technology than I can personally absorb in 5 lifetimes, and yet technology and I are far from finish... (more information)
by Lonnie Childs


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DEMAND MANAGEMENT:
Technology for MANUFACTURERS
Report
Cynicism still rules for manufacturers and their forecasting attitudes - at their peril. Statements about forecasting practices such as, "The forecast is always wrong," or "We just use last month's fo... (more information)
by By Ann Grackin


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ERP 2014... The Path to Greatness Article
As a new year dawns for the ERP market, the question to ask is: Is the ERP provider on the path to greatness - or not?... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

ERP Part Two - The Economics of Selling ERP Article
Software companies manage themselves and their costs very differently, and that makes serving small, midsize or large markets easy or challenging.... (more information)
by By Ann Grackin

ERP's Dilemma Article
Tens of thousands of companies are still sitting on old ERP platforms. What will it take for them to upgrade? ... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

From Offer to Order. Again. Article
Cloud Computing continues to generate new and innovative business opportunities, especially when combined with Marketing Automation, for the CEO, CFO, and Supply Chain, not just the Marketing Departme... (more information)
by By Barbara Angius Saxby, Accelent Consulting

Google and JDA Team Up Article
For decades, Demand Management and Retail have been begging for smarter customer segmentation and analytics. That day may have come...... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

Happy New Year - Converged, Collaborative, Telepresent Communities in the Second Decade:
What's happening in 2011?
Article
Convergence - Unified Applications and Devices for the Second Decade.... (more information)
by By Ann Grackin

How Will Business Look in the Future? Article
From crowdfunding to 3D printing to insourcing, innovation is changing the face of business. ... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

In Enablers, It's Domain Expertise - Not Best in Breed Article
If exploiting the new technology requires process redesign, new knowledge, and new skills, then the solution provider's ability to effectively transfer that domain expertise to the user team is a majo... (more information)
by Ann Grackin


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Interview with Michael McGrath
CEO, i2 Technologies
Interview
The former CEO and co-founder of PRTM is a keen observer of management cycles and philosophies. As he takes over the helm at i2, Michael McGrath talks about how the company is preparing for the next g... (more information)
by Sree Hameed


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IT vs. OT in Manufacturing: How Will Convergence Play Out? Article
For much of the last 50 years, IT and OT (Operational Technology) have remained two separate and different worlds. Much of the M&A that has occurred over the last decade has been about consolidation b... (more information)
by Sree Hameed

Launching a New ERP or WMS, TMS, or SRM Company in This Mature, Consolidating Market? Are You Crazy? Article
Why would anyone write solutions and launch a new company in mature markets, which are undergoing significant consolidation? Turns out for a lot of good reasons.... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

On Demand Now
How On Demand is Radically Changing the Enterprise Software Industry
Report
There is an end-user revolution going on. Enterprise Software customers are fed up with over-promising and under-delivering by vendors -- key functionality that was in the sales deck or demo but never... (more information)
by Neil Singhal & Bill McBeath


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Remember APS? Article
On the cover of the 2000 i2 Technologies Annual Report, CEO Sanjiv Sidhu is quoted as saying, "i2 will add $75 billion of value, in growth and savings, for our customers, by 2005." Confident words, bu... (more information)
by Steve Geary, Shawn Winn


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RFID Companies Find Funders as Market Picks Up Article
New companies and established players get funding. ... (more information)
by By Ann Grackin

SAP goes after Sybase Article
Database play? I hardly think so. Sybase is a mobile innovator.... (more information)
by By Ann Grackin

Sensor Networks and Real-time Locating Systems Article
The MIT RFID and Sensor SIG had something for every generation of futurists, from "social tribing" to manufacturing locating systems.... (more information)
by By Tom Coyle

Software Growth 2004 - Part One Article
In our last article about growth we discussed why software companies don't grow. Supply Chain software growth strategies were discussed then in an overview format[1]. We got many letters for more idea... (more information)
by Ann Grackin


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Some Software/Solution Companies Are Thriving in the Recovery Article
Non-payroll jobs continue to rise (albeit slowly), manufacturing is up, auto sales are way up, and several software firms are predicting a return to reasonable growth for 2010. Many of our clients hav... (more information)
by By Bill McBeath

Sprouting Online Democracy Article
The advance of internet technology is precipitating the democratic progress of China, and even helps create further social changes.... (more information)
by Lii Haibo


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Supply Chain Market Continues to Attract the Cash Article
Descartes, Airclic, Siemens, Camstar. Bigger deals reflect stronger economy in the US market.... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

Technology Adoption--Rethinking the Model Report
ChainLink's Technology Adoption Model offers fresh perspectives on how technology matures and why some solutions are adopted, while others languish. Existing models generally focus on the point of vie... (more information)
by Ann Grackin and Bill McBeath


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The Experience Economy Interview
Today's business climate is all about competition-we're lean, we're mean, but competing on price is not where it's at. How do you create a lasting identity and relationship with your customer through ... (more information)
by Joe Pine


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The People Factor: Accelerating Supply Chain Transformation through Education Article
The President of Stanley Tools once stated "I have discovered that our customers no longer want our products--they don't want drills...they want holes." That is a fitting introduction to this article ... (more information)
by Sree Hameed, Marc Escande


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The Rise & Fall of APS - and the Re-birth of SCM Article
When we reflect back on the SCM journey, we realize that the first decade and a half was more about the emergence of Advanced Planning Systems (APS) i.e., technology point solutions that were implemen... (more information)
by Sree Hameed


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The Taber Report on Telesales/Telemarketing Article
Marketing knows how to mass- produce low-grade leads. Sales Reps want prospects that are deeply interested and closable. There's a huge gap here. ... (more information)
by David Taber


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The Taber Report: The Ten Commandments Article
In the early 90's, a couple of advertising guys dreamt up some rules, and had the audacity to claim they'd found 22 laws that governed the universe of marketing. Read the book now, and you realize tha... (more information)
by David Taber


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Transportation Solutions Highlights - Defining the Center of Gravity Article
Deciding what is the next stage in the journey for transportation solution providers takes some calculus...... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

Trends 2012 - From Free to Fee Article
Free software is taking over the market, but at a price . . . ... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

What Is It
and Why Does it Matter?
Article
We are constantly bombarded with new technologies and new approaches that promise to solve long standing problems in our world. And generally, some enterprising engineer, often plagued with a huge pro... (more information)
by Lucy West

What Not to Web Article
Paying homage to the geeky and practical world of web developers and designers.... (more information)
by By Ann Grackin

Why Software Companies Don't Grow Article
Recently I was encouraged to write a book about the technology market. In discussions with publishers about writing this, I began to realize how long it would take to get some of these thoughts into t... (more information)
by Ann Grackin


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