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Discrete Manufacturing (ERP)
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The simplified definition of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is a set of applications that automate finance and human resources departments and help manufacturers handle jobs such as or...
 

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Compaq's High-End Wintel-based Rack Servers - Working Hard to Stay #1
Compaq Computer Corporation, the #1 volume manufacturer of PC Servers, both US and worldwide, is fighting a strong challenge by Dell Computer. This note assess

compaq tru 64  own special feature set, Compaq should consider reducing the number of offerings by adding functionality to either the 5500R or 6500R. Compaq's other problem is corporate, not product-related: its product quoting/ordering can be cumbersome, relative to Dell. (However, HP and IBM, on the surface, appear to be no better than Compaq.) Vendor Recommendations 5500R: The 5500R should consider making another I/O slot available, whether through adding functionality to the main logic board, or not making the SCSI

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Discrete Enterprise Resource Planning (Discrete ERP) RFI / RFP Template

Financials, Human Resources, Manufacturing Management, Inventory Management, Purchasing Management, Quality Management, Sales Management, Product Technology Get this template

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IBM’s NetVista Joins the Appliance PC Fray


IBM debuts an extremely competitive business network appliance with its new NetVista PCs. Now if it can just fix that direct Web site...

compaq tru 64  Hewlett Packard [NYSE:HWP] and Compaq [NYSE:CPQ] already have similar business appliance PCs; Dell [NASDAQ:DELL] and Gateway [NYSE:GTW] have pitched their appliances to the consumer market. Here's where the entry level NetVista stacks up: Processor Hard Drive Price IBM NetVista S40 Celeron 566 10 GB $699 HP eVectra D9898T Pentium III 600 8.4 GB $999 Compaq iPaq legacy free Celeron 500 4.3GB $499 IBM has a good mix of features and values. For $200 more than Compaq's offering, you get: Larger hard drive Read More

Commerce One to Procure for the Antipodes and Elsewhere


Procurement vendor Commerce One and Cable &Wireless Optus sign a deal to establish an electronic marketplace in Australia and New Zealand. Commerce One is reinforcing its presence in the Pacific and in Europe.

compaq tru 64  a marketing partnership with Compaq Computer Corporation (NYSE: CPQ) in which Commerce One will work with Compaq to deliver procurement solutions, and Compaq's Enterprise Solutions and Services Group will serve as Commerce One's global sales and service channel for Commerce One. Vendor Winners / Losers We believe that Commerce One will establish itself as one of the top two E-procurement players in the Pacific, and will have a similar dominant presence in Europe. As a result it will be positioned to Read More

Dell Tops in Customer Satisfaction


Compaq rises, IBM falls, but Dell remains master of the desktop domain.

compaq tru 64  rankings this quarter involve Compaq moving up two positions in the desktop segment and up to second position in the notebook segment, in both cases displacing IBM to No. 5 in desktops and No. 3 in notebook satisfaction. Market Impact No news is good news for Dell [NASDAQ:DELL]. Dell retains its position at the top of the TBR rankings. Sometimes, you try and you try, but you do get satisfaction. Compaq [NYSE:CPQ], with its recent efforts toward improving customer service and satisfaction, has pulled away Read More

IBM's Four-CPU Wintel-Based Rack Servers High Performance, High Cost


IBM's four-CPU servers, the Netfinity 5500 M20 and 7000 M10, yield top notch web-focused benchmark figures, but also very high price/performance figures for mainstream applications.

compaq tru 64  '99 &nbsp: WW US Compaq 32.7 36 Dell 14.7 23.3 IBM 15.7 12.6 HP 11.8 9.5 Others 25.1 18.6 Product Strategy and Trajectory IBM is positioning the Netfinity 5500 M20 and 7000 M10 servers as high performance and high reliability systems, with the focus on web serving. IBM highlights its performance figures for various web-focused benchmarks (see below), which are generally higher than the competition. IBM does not highlight cost, as these systems tend to cost more than the competition (especially in a Read More

Bezos to McNealy: Drop Dead!


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compaq tru 64  battle will be between Compaq & HP. User Recommendations There are really only three companies in the world with a capability for desktops, servers, and mid range RISC systems - HP, IBM, and Compaq. Of the three, IBM has been de-emphasizing its desktop business. As discussed above, enterprise customers of either Compaq or HP should pit one against the other. Both companies will be hungry for your business. Read More

Should It Be Renamed 'Unobtainium'?


Reports indicate that Intel will delay the release of its 64-bit 'Itanium' processor yet again.

compaq tru 64  such as those from Compaq (Alpha only), Sun, and HP (PA-RISC). Those users who are content with 32-bit computing (gasp!) can keep on using current systems, and wait for the dust to settle. Read More

How Do You Categorize Notebooks?


The notebook computer market has become one of the remaining battlegrounds for computer manufacturers. Our purpose here is to define the notebook market segments, describe what the general characteristics of each segment are, and to give users an idea of what features they can expect for each segment.

compaq tru 64  ever need Examples : Compaq Armada E-series, Dell Inspiron 7500, HP OmniBook 6000, IBM ThinkPad A series, Toshiba Tecra series Highly Mobile User, a/k/a Road Warrior Target User : Sales/marketing professionals; consultants; executives who travel frequently. Pricing : Expect to pay in the $2000-$4500 range, in some cases even more Typical Uses : E-mail; remote connection; customer presentations Key Features : Low weight; long battery life; thin package; built-in modem Additional Comments : One of the Read More

HP’s LT 6000r Six-CPU Server


HP has re-entered the enterprise computing race with the release of its LT 6000r, a six-CPU server with improved performance and excellent transactional price/performance.

compaq tru 64  Netfinity 4000R and the Compaq ProLiant DL360 can provide more total CPUs in a 42U rack - 84 CPUs - those products are aimed more at ISPs and ASPs, and less toward enterprise computing. As with the server market in general, this market will continue to grow, although a little slower than the market for very thin (1U and 2U) servers, and slower than server appliances. We expect the six-CPU product to take away some market share from the 4U/4-CPU market. Product Strategy and Trajectory Hewlett-Packard is Read More

Compaq Partners with Red Hat in Linux Support Deal


Compaq Computer Corp. and Red Hat, Inc. announced that Compaq will provide call center support for the Red Hat Linux operating system.

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Soffront Presents Enterprise CRM 10.0


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Compaq’s 'Photon' Comes into the Light


After much anticipation, Compaq’s version of a 1U-high (one 'rack unit') server is finally ready to ship.

compaq tru 64  grow an Internet infrastructure, Compaq Computer Corporation announced its new ProLiant DL360 ultra-thin 2-way server, which will serve as the cornerstone of its density optimized line. The ultra-thin ProLiant DL360 addresses new and critical data center concerns of customers by maximizing processing power, optimizing rack space and providing the capability to easily manage thousands of servers remotely, said Mary McDowell, Vice President and General Manager of Compaq's Industry Standard Server Group. Read More

Microsoft Readies Win2K Datacenter for Defeaturing


Microsoft has started telling the world that the Datacenter version of Windows 2000 will not only be delayed, but also is not yet scaling up to 32-processor capability as has been promised.

compaq tru 64  Sun, HP, IBM, or Compaq. The Intel-based alternative is the NUMA-Q E410 from IBM, which will house up to 64 processors. (Ref TEC: NA IBM's Newest NUMA-Q Server to Handle 64 Intel CPUs ) For Windows-only customers, Datacenter promises to be a more reliable and robust OS - if not at first shipment, certainly by Service Pack 1 or 2 (SP1, SP2). As with most Windows releases, we suggest that customers consider waiting until at least SP1 before a complete changeover. The recent announcement of the first Win2K Read More

Compaq Buys a Chunk of Inacom - But Will It Help?


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compaq tru 64  rumored since last fall, Compaq Computer Corp. has announced its acquisition of Inacom Corp.'s distribution business for approximately $370 million in cash. The deal will let Compaq re-engineer its supply chain, while cutting off indirect rivals Hewlett-Packard and IBM from a major distributor. Compaq said it expected the deal would allow it to enhance its direct-sales capability by giving it end-to-end order management and complex configuration capabilities. Compaq officials said that Compaq currently Read More

Dell Takes Over the #1 Spot in the U.S. PC Market


Dell Computer takes #1 position in US PC market share, passing Compaq.

compaq tru 64  Corporation has now passed Compaq Computer Corporation, and taken the top spot for U.S. PC market share. This is the first time Dell has reached this position for the overall PC market, and symbolizes the leadership fight between Compaq and Dell. The numbers for the market, both US and worldwide, are shown in Tables 1 and 2, below. In addition to gaining the top US spot, Dell has increased its share of the worldwide PC market, and narrowed the gap between itself (at #2) and Compaq (#1). Market Impact Read More