Supply Chain Management - Infoworld en The mobile commerce revolution will be messy <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="" alt="The mobile commerce revolution will be messy" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: shuchun ke</p></em></div> Applications Consumerization of IT Mobile Technology The Industry Standard E-commerce Mobile Apps Startups Supply Chain Management Fri, 28 Jun 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Galen Gruman 221691 at Supply chain 2013: Stop playing whack-a-mole with security threats <p>IT leaders can be excused for feeling like their supply chains are one link away from disintegration these days.</p> Applications Security Cyber Crime Supply Chain Management Security Management Vulnerability Assessment Tue, 30 Apr 2013 15:28:37 +0000 admin 217547 at SAP adds to supply-chain tech with SmartOps acquisition <p>SAP has acquired SmartOps in a move the company says will allow it to develop real-time supply chain applications that take advantage of SAP's <a href="" target="_blank">HANA in-memory database</a>.</p> <p>Terms of the deal, which was announced late Friday, were not disclosed. It is expected to close in the first quarter.</p> The Industry Standard SAP M&A Supply Chain Management Data Management Mon, 25 Feb 2013 15:42:41 +0000 admin 213396 at IBM buys Emptoris for contract managment, supply software <p>IBM has signed a deal to buy supply and contract management software vendor Emptoris in another bid to fill out its growing catalog of business-to-business and business-to-consumer commerce technologies, the company announced Thursday. Terms of the deal, which is scheduled to close in the first quarter of next year, were not provided.</p> Applications The Industry Standard IBM Business Process Management M&A ERP Supply Chain Management Business Intelligence Thu, 15 Dec 2011 16:48:52 +0000 admin 181868 at Software vendor Wellogix says partnership with SAP led to stolen trade secrets <p>Former SAP partner Wellogix is accusing the vendor of stealing its trade secrets and swindling it out of lucrative software projects, according to a lawsuit Wellogix filed last week in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas.</p> <p>It's the latest twist in a feud between the companies that stems back to a 2005 marketing agreement Wellogix and SAP signed regarding Wellogix's electronic "purchase to pay," or P2P software, which helps oil and gas companies procure goods and services for well drilling projects.</p> Applications The Industry Standard SAP Intellectual Property ERP Applications Supply Chain Management Tue, 22 Nov 2011 20:23:18 +0000 admin 179851 at Bossie Awards 2010: The best open source applications <!--paging_filter--><div class="field field-type-text field-field-slideshow-dek"> <div class="field-label">Dek:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> InfoWorld&#039;s Test Center picks the top open source applications of 2010 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-slideshow-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/%5Bprimary-term-alias-prefix%5D/%5Bprimary-term%5D/infoworld-905">InfoWorld</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-essentials"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> Applications Open Source Software Collaboration Software Content Management CRM ERP Open Source Software Search Engines Supply Chain Management Business Intelligence Wed, 25 Aug 2010 10:00:00 +0000 Doug Dineley 135150 at Ex-SAP CEO talks about 'the next big thing' in IT <p>Ex-SAP CEO Léo Apotheker isn't interested in talking too much about his former employer, <a href="">from which he departed abruptly in February after the vendor's board decided not to renew his contract</a>.</p> The Industry Standard SAP Application Development Collaboration Software ERP Technology Consulting Supply Chain Management Tue, 27 Apr 2010 21:56:30 +0000 admin 122028 at Oracle buys data quality vendor <p>Acquisition-happy <a href="" target="_self">Oracle</a> has made its first purchase of the year, announcing late Monday that it has scooped up Westminster, Colo., data-quality vendor Silver Creek Systems. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.</p> <p>Silver Creek's DataLens software helps companies simplify and standardize product descriptions across the various information stores in their business.</p> Oracle M&A CRM Supply Chain Management Tue, 05 Jan 2010 15:37:13 +0000 admin 107186 at Google will drop Gears for HTML5 <p>Google will end Gears, an open source plug-in project it launched two years ago to allow Web applications to function even when a computer isn't connected to the Internet, according to a statement from the company.</p> Application Development HTML5 HTML Application Development HTML5 Supply Chain Management Web Browsers Thu, 03 Dec 2009 15:59:41 +0000 admin 102864 at AT&T adds hosted apps to enterprise mobile suite <p>AT&amp;T on Monday made another grab for business mobile users, introducing two more hosted applications built on its Mobile Enterprise Applications Platform.</p> Applications Cloud Computing Mobile Technology AT&T Mobile Apps SaaS Supply Chain Management Tue, 20 Oct 2009 11:54:28 +0000 admin 96616 at Anatomy of a perfect transaction <p>So you may recall my post on <a href=",1" target="_blank">my foray into farming</a>. I now have ducks and geese in addition to the chickens, but the pigs have become yummy, yummy bacon -- in fact, lots of yummy bacon, pork chops, ribs, roasts, and everything else you might expect. About 600 pounds of pork now completely fills my chest freezer. I won't have to worry about what's for dinner for quite some time.</p> Supply Chain Management Mon, 27 Jul 2009 16:43:03 +0000 Paul Venezia 84829 at New NetSuite edition focuses on financials <p>NetSuite is making a fresh run at rivals like Sage and Microsoft with a new application that focuses on financials, versus the full breadth of its on-demand suite, which also includes CRM and e-commerce components.</p> <p>The new NetSuite Financials module includes tools such as general ledger; order-to-cash functionality; inventory and supply chain features; "services resource planning" capabilities, which services companies can use to manage projects; payroll and compensation management; and NetSuite's SuiteAnalytics BI package.</p> Applications Cloud Computing CRM ERP SaaS Supply Chain Management Cloud Computing Wed, 20 May 2009 13:24:16 +0000 admin 76164 at Microsoft, Infosys focus on supply chain <div class="rxbodyfield"><p page="1" class="ArticleBody">Microsoft and IT services provider <a href="">Infosys Technologies</a> revealed on Thursday an alliance around improving supply chain visibility and collaboration.</p></div> Data Management Applications Supply Chain Management Data Management Technology Business Thu, 29 Jan 2009 20:34:26 +0000 admin 2640 at and Google execs blast Oracle, SAP, MS <div class="rxbodyfield"><p page="1" class="ArticleBody"> and Google executives had fighting words for rivals Oracle, SAP and Microsoft, saying those vendors are late to the Web-hosted software party and will pay the price for it.</p></div> Application Development Data Management Application Development Service-oriented Architecture Collaboration Software Email Software SaaS Office Software Applications Supply Chain Management Web Applications Cloud Computing Data Management Technology Business Fri, 07 Nov 2008 12:14:04 +0000 admin 39450 at Most companies lag in supply chain risk management <div class="rxbodyfield"><p page="1" class="ArticleBody">For companies trying to grow their global operations, supply chain demands and risks make it an uphill battle. The majority of organizations are fumbling along the way, according to a new report from research firm <a target="_blank" href="">Aberdeen Group</a>.</p></div> Data Management Security Risk Management Applications Supply Chain Management Data Management Security Technology Business Wed, 17 Sep 2008 15:33:55 +0000 admin 38917 at Apple loses shine with networking, supply chain issues <div class="rxbodyfield"><p page="1" class="ArticleBody">In an internal company e-mail obtained by several media outlets in early August, <a href="">Apple</a> CEO Steve Jobs fessed up to the problems surrounding the company&#39;s summer product blitz.</p></div> Data Management Applications Supply Chain Management Data Management Technology Business Wed, 13 Aug 2008 20:14:36 +0000 admin 38040 at Update: HP, CA hook up with end-user monitoring company <div class="rxbodyfield"><p class="ArticleBody" page="1">End-user performance monitoring company Knoa is working with Hewlett-Packard and CA on a project that could let IT managers get a more complete picture of application performance.</p></div> Application Development Data Management Application Development Development Tools CRM ERP Applications Supply Chain Management Data Management Thu, 07 Aug 2008 16:32:47 +0000 admin 37877 at IBM shows the way to greener supply chain <div class="rxbodyfield"><p page="1" class="ArticleBody">IBM has introduced a carbon-emissions modelling tool aimed at helping businesses analyze the environmental impact of supply-chain decisions and to devise alternative business practices.</p> <p page="1" class="ArticleBody">The Carbon Tradeoff Modeler is designed to help businesses take an integrated look at how changes designed to reduce carbon emissions will affect other parts of the business, such as inventory levels and on-time delivery.</p></div> Green IT Applications Supply Chain Management Data Management Technology Business Fri, 23 May 2008 13:57:01 +0000 admin 35679 at Software AG updates webMethods BPM suite <div class="rxbodyfield"><p page="1" class="ArticleBody">Software AG plans to unveil details of Version 7.1 of the webMethods business process management suite on Wednesday, along with a new enterprise service bus (ESB) and a supply chain performance optimization tool.</p></div> Applications Application Development Application Development Business Process Management Applications Supply Chain Management Data Management Technology Business Wed, 12 Sep 2007 12:01:36 +0000 admin 31195 at Pundits on parade: What’s next in tech <div class="rxbodyfield"><p class="ArticleBody" page="1">You’ve heard of Christmas in July, that classic advertising gimmick designed to lure shoppers into stores despite the oppressive heat and humidity. We’ll, we’ve got New Year’s in August, which invites you to stay indoors and read “<a href="/tmp/archives/article/2007/2007_4200.xml" class="regularArticleU" sys_contentid="91119" sys_variantid="495">The next big things in IT</a>” -- 15 predictions about the future of technology.</p></div> Data Explosion Networking Application Servers Internet Anti-spam Application Development E-commerce Service-oriented Architecture Collaboration Software Hard Drives IaaS Outsourcing Network Monitoring Network Router Processors Storage Area Network Servers Technology Consulting Storage Management Systems Management Storage Server Tape Drives VoIP Office Software Internet Privacy Wireless LAN Project Management Software Malware Search Engines Applications Supply Chain Management Patch Management Video Conferencing Security Management Web Applications Security Standards VPN Vulnerability Assessment Cloud Computing Computer Hardware Data Management Mobile Technology Networking Operating Systems Security Storage Technology Business Accuracy/Effectiveness Mon, 20 Aug 2007 10:00:00 +0000 admin 30787 at