Microsoft is looking at how companies do business--and writing software products to support those processes.
New and noteworthy product releases for intelligent enterprises.
The Reality of Real Time
Don't let the hype confuse you: Real-time enterprise technologies offer operational more than strategic benefits.
Execution Systems: The Heart of Intelligent Manufacturing
Steadily evolving over two decades, the manufacturing execution system (MES) now plays a central role in achieving manufacturing efficiency and effectiveness. The MES also commands potentially valuable sources of information for strategic business applications that feed on enterprisewide intelligence.
BI Scorecard: The Best BI Tool
Vendor demos often obscure architectural differences between BI suites. Yet, as our BI Scorecard series concludes, you dare not overlook them.
Data Warehouse Check-Ups
Periodic check-ups will help you avoid letting business intelligence and data warehousing problems spin out of control.
For many companies, future growth requires adopting a singular, global view of nearly every aspect of the business: the workforce, supply chain, operations, and sales. That means a global approach to business technology, whether it's supporting a network infrastructure spanning dozens of countries or coaching development teams from Brussels to Bangalore. Here's how five U.S. companies are meeting the challenge.
Quality Is Job One
New data quality remedies took center stage at The Data Warehouse Institute's recent gathering in Boston.
The Truth's In The Analysis
You don't have to be studying for a doctorate in philosophical relativism to know that the truth can get a little squishy when it's reported different ways.
Which BPM Strategy Is Right For You?
Process management applications go by many names, with varied costs and functional parameters. How do you know which is the best bet for your business?
Microsoft is looking at how companies do business--and writing software products to support those processes
CA Embarks On 'New Chapter'
Computer Associates' management team tells customers it's ready to focus on the
future by introducing a host of products
Checkpoint, Philips Form RFID Alliance
Checkpoint Systems and Royal Philips Electronics said they have formed an alliance to jointly sell electronic tags and readers and system integration services to retailers and consumer products companies.
Embedded BI: Intelligence At Your Service
As organizations grow to depend on globally distributed service networks, their BI capability must adapt. Here's how autonomous agents will "embed" BI in business processes.