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  • Case Studies // Dec 2008

    Independent Pharmacies Expand and "Right-Size" by Saving Steps, Earning New Income

    When two partners built a chain of four pharmacies near Kansas City, Missouri, time demands rose as fast as square footage. The largest store offered 10,000 SKUs to 900 customers a day. But every pharmacy's albatross - accurately invoicing insurance companies and reconciling piecemeal payments - took up to 20...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Resource Center // Feb 2009

    Microsoft Dynamics NAV Test Drive

    Microsoft Dynamics? NAV is a line of customizable business management solutions that automates and streamlines financial, customer relationship, and supply chain processes. Microsoft Dynamics NAV offers growing businesses a powerful yet cost-effective solution that can be tailored for your company. It can support customization and add-in software to meet industry...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Case Studies // Dec 2008

    500% Improvement in Data Processing!

    Revenue Management Solutions (RMS) has one of the largest Microsoft? SQL database in the world - totaling over 50 billion records. Read how consolidating on NEC's Itanium Servers helped RMS achieve 500% performance gain in data processing and reduced report wait time from months to days.

    Provided By NEC Corporation of America

  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Life After Lay-Off: Taking Control And Setting A New Course

    In nowadays' economy, it sometimes doesn't matter if you're a superstar, work longer, harder, and faster than the next person, or cut your baby teeth with the company. If the company can't afford to keep you, there's little you can do about it. As you're sitting there with the proverbial...

    Provided By HRGuru

  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    Efficient Operations Help the American Red Cross Succeed in Its Mission

    In the face of a more difficult funding environment, the Greater Cleveland Chapter of the American Red Cross needed to lower overhead while maintaining its capacity for emergency response. Deployed with help from Microsoft Certified Partner CBIZ Technologies, Microsoft Dynamics? GP helped the organization reduce costs through greater process efficiency....

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Defining the Great Customer Experience

    Customer experience is the most powerful tool available today for distinguishing your company from competitors - each contact with the customer offers an opportunity for strengthening your relationships by delivering value. That makes the support center an extremely strategic contact point. This smith+co white paper explores the importance of the...

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • Webcasts // Aug 2009

    Take Control of Oracle Backups. Try LiteSpeed Engine for Oracle - for Free

    LiteSpeed Engine for Oracle cuts storage costs, reduces backup/restore times and delivers a solid return-on-investment. You'll see 70 to 90 percent compression - while keeping total control over the backup and recovery process. It's tailored to the needs of Oracle and cross-platform DBAs, and seamlessly integrates into Oracle's Recovery Manager...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Enterprise Mobility Management: Everything You Need to Know About MDM, MAM and BYOD

    If you’re looking for mobile device management (MDM) solutions, are you 100% sure about what your company really needs ? There’s new information available that will help you save money, time and other valuable resources. Read this tech brief about how to maximize your organization’s mobile capabilities so you can...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Understanding Supply Chain Strategies

    The Director of Category Strategy at a Fortune 50 technology company approached Kaiser Associates to provide insight to the complete range of supply chain challenges his company would face upon entering an adjacent market dominated by a single key competitor. It was agreed that the client would benefit most from...

    Provided By Kaiser Associates

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Amerijet case study

    Amerijet required a scalable IT foundation to supports its organic business growth. Read how Dell enabled Amerijet to spend 96 percent less time to close a flight, reduce data facility costs by 60 percent and deliver cargo inventory reports in seconds versus 30 to 40 minutes.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Case Studies // Jan 2011

    Amway Is Assured of Quick Recovery of its Active Directory Forest with Quest

    Amway Trusts Quest for Active Directory Forest Protection Are you prepared if a disaster strikes your Active Directory forest? Amway (one of the world's largest direct-selling companies) is. By implementing Quest Software's Recovery Manager for Active Directory, Amway's global data is protected and safe. Learn why Amway trusts...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    Green Lighting Initiative Brightens the Way Toward Electricity Savings, Employee Satisfaction

    Companies around the world are researching and implementing programs to reduce energy consumption and engage in environmentally friendly practices. The green movement clearly has the potential to evolve from its place in the spotlight to a new standard for businesses. The company wanted to evaluate current and alternative warehouse lighting...

    Provided By EXEL

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Building a Business Case: Data Warehouse Appliances

    Data warehousing is a powerful tool, ready to turn data into business intelligence, and now, it’s available to companies of every size. In this white paper, see how small to mid-sized companies can build a business case for a data warehouse appliance – and how to get it up and...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Looking for a Web Design Sydney Firm - Turn to Sigma Infotech of Sydney

    Sigma InfoTech exclusively offer solutions for retail and hospitality through the company's sub-division POS PEOPLE that exclusively works with retail and hospitality industry and cater for clients like Australian Sports Commission, Marnia of Gungahlin, Pide Heaven, A Little Miracle etc. POS PEOPLE provides point of sale solutions and point of...

    Provided By Sigma Infotech

  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    HP rp5700 Point of Sale System Streamlines Operations

    In an industry largely taken over by giant chain stores, Fraese Drug and Soda Fountain has thrived independently in downtown Hutchinson, Kan., since 1939. Fraese Drug and Soda Fountain wanted to streamline, speed transactions to improve customer service and eliminate billing errors. The company deployed HP rp5700 Point of Sale...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Targeted Marketing Campaigns Result in e-Commerce Sales Spikes of Up to 500% for $450 Million Tommy Bahama

    Tommy Bahama has 82 retail locations that offer upscale men's and women's apparel, accessories and gifts, as well as home furnishings. Tommy Bahama barely used its CRM (customer relationship management) module or the data it generated for six years. The advent of its e-commerce platform required the retailer to use...

    Provided By Epicor Software

  • Case Studies // Dec 2008

    Epicor Software Case Study: Concordia Publishing House

    Concordia Publishing House (CPH) is the publishing arm of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS), and was organized in 1869 to provide resources for Christian worship, education, and nurture. CPH is organized to support its core competencies of Product Development, Customer Care, and Distribution. The company boasts benchmark levels of customer...

    Provided By Epicor Software

  • Case Studies // Nov 2008

    Epicor Software Case Study: United Fashions of Texas

    United Fashions of Texas, a San Antonio-based chain of women's apparel stores, was founded in 1976 and operates under the Melrose banner (www.melrosestore.com). To maintain its competitive advantage and keep pace with company growth, United Fashions Of Texas (UFOT) sought to integrate its merchandising operations with a single, best-in-class solution...

    Provided By Epicor Software

  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    Business Management Quality Innovation With Market-Based Global SCM System Implementation

    Samsung Electronics is the highest order of global company with more than 90 overseas offices in 52 countries all over the world. Samsung Electronics entered into a business management system with scenarios that can instantly recognize signs of environmental changes and counteract accordingly. To accomplish this, the company turned to...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    Leading Beer Distributor Improves Driver Productivity With Windows Mobile-Based Solutions

    A leading wholesale distributor for several leading U.S. beer suppliers, Clare Rose serves over 5,000 businesses. The company began using handheld computing devices in 1981, and began investigating solutions that would help meet emerging supplier requirements in 2003. By complimenting a sales force automation solution from MiT Systems, Inc., a...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Case Studies // May 2009

    Food-Service Provider Improves Device Management in Less Time With Expert Help

    Morrison Management Specialists needed to centralize management of its 700 point-of-sale devices scattered across the United States. The company was interested in Microsoft System Center management tools but did not have a lot of experience working with them. So it sent a team to two engagements at a Microsoft Technology...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    Sun, Soil, Rain, Fertilizer and Smart Communication

    Nagarjuna Agrichem Limited (NACL) has 905 employees, spread over 19 states across India in 3 manufacturing plants and warehousing facilities along with 32 sales & marketing offices. NACL wanted to enter the export market as soon as possible. The requirement was for a business strategy and IT infrastructure that supported...

    Provided By IBM

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Google In-Game Advertising

    Playfish is one of the world's largest and fastest growing social games companies. The company combines creativity, innovation and originality to create games for friends to play together over social platforms such as Facebook, MySpace, Bebo, Yahoo!, iPhone and iPod Touch. Playfish's audience is casual gamers on social networks who...

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    Better Customer Service with a Decision-Oriented Enterprise

    Watch the webcast to learn about the benefits of a decision-oriented enterprise, the market drivers, and how you can make your business decision driven.

    Provided By SAP

  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    Ramco Systems Case Study: Distilleries

    The geographical distance between corporate office and factory locations made it extremely difficult for the top management of the leading distiller to track production, inventory, sales, and cash flow on a day-day-to-day basis. Moreover, there were different stand-alone software packages for accounting and inventory management. The company wanted an ERP...

    Provided By Ramco Systems

  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    Ramco Systems Case Study: Media Company

    A newly established media organization headquartered in Mumbai, with four major lines of business and recently launched three television Channels. The company was using a standalone legacy accounting system for their day-today operations at their Mumbai and Delhi offices respectively. Since each channel is treated as a separate operating unit,...

    Provided By Ramco Systems

  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Ramco Systems Case Study: Plant Engineering Services

    Plant Engineering Services is a part of Redema group. It is a TS 16949 certified company promoted by machine tool professionals with over 35 years of experience. Plant Engineering Services was using a standalone legacy accounting system. One of the main challenges for the company was that the four manufacturing...

    Provided By Ramco Systems

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    A New Supply Chain

    The global trade industry is changing at a faster pace than ever before. But contrary to what many think, the driving force behind these changes is not only the threat of terrorism: the driving force behind the changes the industry is experiencing is the ever-increasing ability of importers large and...

    Provided By VISCO

  • Case Studies // May 2009

    Ramco Systems Case Study: Coimbatore Compressor

    Coimbatore Compressor Engineering Company Pvt Ltd was incorporated in 1989; they are into manufacturing of compressors and electric motors. Coimbatore Compressor Engineering Company Pvt Ltd was using a standalone legacy system to manage their production and day-to-day operations, which resulted in total lack of visibility for the overall inventory and...

    Provided By Ramco Systems

  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Ramco Systems Case Study: DE Controls

    DE Controls was using a standalone system; this made it difficult to have real-time visibility of the overall inventory (especially finished goods). As the inventory was manually maintained it was difficult to track the stocks that were returned from various regions. Valuation of stock on a real-time basis for raw...

    Provided By Ramco Systems

  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    National Wireless Phone Distributor Streamlines Operations With Flexible ERP Solution

    Celluphone, a leading wireless phone distributor based in Los Angeles, California, was experiencing growing pains with its financial and warehouse systems. These systems were not integrated and lacked the functionality to adequately support the company's multicompany business model. Recognizing that its systems could not scale to meet growth goals, the...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Logistics Company Boosts Productivity With Familiar Desktop Applications

    Raben Ukraine, part of Raben Group, provides services such as warehousing, customs clearance, international and national distribution, and logistics services for fresh products. When dealing with time-sensitive deliveries, employees have to produce shipping documents quickly. The company's open-source software was cumbersome to use and incompatible with common file formats used...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Korea's Rail Operator Accelerates Sales With Cashless Payments on Its Trains

    As Korea's rail operator, Korail has a responsibility to ensure passengers reach their destinations on time and in the greatest comfort possible. The company has worked hard to achieve rapid journeys for its customers, leading to the landmark launch of the KTX high speed trains in 2004. However with cashless...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Humber College Speeds Application Deployment With Virtualization

    Located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Humber College is a polytechnic secondary-education institution with three main campuses. It has an active enrollment of 74,000 students. Humber College serves more than 19,000 full-time and 55,000 part-time students in Ontario, Canada. With 60 computer labs and more than 80 operating system images, the...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Reputational Risk & Crisis Management: Reaching The People Who Affect Your Organization

    Every organization faces "Routine" risks or challenges in the normal course of doing business that can significantly impact the bottom line. These can include facility expansions, litigation, employee injuries, change in management, government regulation and public policy issues. There are also extraordinary events, such as terrorism, natural disasters, geopolitical risks...

    Provided By Marsh

  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Synchronize Supply Chain Inventories to Minimize Excess Stock, Outages, and the "Bullwhip Effect"

    The global nature of supply chains makes it difficult to accurately view, replenish, and move stock inventory. Many traditional systems rely on reorder point replenishment and large batch processing - without considering fluctuations in demand or variations in replenishment lead time. This causes stock outs or excess inventories that frustrate...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Work smarter. Not harder.

    Today we share information faster and farther than ever before. Despite this, 42% of people make decisions based on wrong information every week. This brochure from IBM? will show you how to join the smart revolution and create a more productive, efficient and sustainable world. Learn more.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Cloud Storage: Augments Storage Infrastructure Efficiently

    Though IT budgets don't budge, the amount of data storage organizations require will only continue to grow. IDC's Noemi Greyzdorf argues there are ways to manage the storage "sprawl," and says Iron Mountain's cloud-based Virtual File Store offers one way to augment onsite infrastructure, reclaim storage space, and ultimately, save...

    Provided By Iron Mountain

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Making Data Storage in the Cloud a Reality

    Cloud storage vendors are storming SMBs and enterprises with solutions offering performance, availability and security far superior to homegrown solutions. As the Taneja Group notes, cloud storage frees companies from costly maintenance and disruptive migrations. Iron Mountain's well-established solutions integrate easily with cloud storage, setting the standard for the future....

    Provided By Iron Mountain

  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Taking the Lead in Cloud-based Storage Solutions

    Cloud-based storage allows organizations a scalable secondary storage option, but it does not always integrate with primary storage. In this paper, the Taneja Group notes that Iron Mountain's cloud-based Virtual File Store offers not only seamless integration and sophisticated recovery and retention capabilities of an in-house secondary storage platform, but...

    Provided By Iron Mountain