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  • November 16, 2005 16 Nov'05

    Web analytics tools for all, says Google

    Google Analytics, a hosted Web analytics service formerly known as Urchin, is now available for free. Analysts say this move may inspire other innovation in the market.

  • November 15, 2005 15 Nov'05

    ERP Journey: A smooth launch

    Even with the best ERP product, a bad go-live event can result in lost invoices, information and customers. Fortunately, recovery is likely, unless you're the CIO.

  • November 15, 2005 15 Nov'05

    Extreme makeover: Data warehouse project edition

    When it comes to building a data warehouse, there's no need to reinvent the wheel, says guest columnist Rick Sherman.

  • November 10, 2005 10 Nov'05

    Supply chain technology that delivers ROI

    Coca-Cola lost some pop, L 'Oreal made up some ground, and Dell won again. Check out this year's AMR Research list of supply chain technology stars.

  • November 03, 2005 03 Nov'05

    Oracle vs. SAP: The Siebel factor

    The sudden uptick in big deals reported by Siebel made Oracle look good, but it's unlikely a Siebel acquisition will alter the competition between SAP and Oracle.

  • November 02, 2005 02 Nov'05

    Massachusetts' CIO defends move to OpenDocument

    A public hearing concerning Massachusetts' plan to dump Microsoft for OpenDocument featured a fair share of controversy as the state's CIO tried to fight off naysayers.

  • October 20, 2005 20 Oct'05

    CIOs explore open source options

    This year's Open Source Business Conference (OSBC), being held in Boston next month, is different from past years in that there is now a track for CIOs. Why? According to Matt Asay, conference director and director of Novell's Linux Business Office ...

  • October 12, 2005 12 Oct'05

    The decision maker's guide to contact center quality management, part 2

    Contact center industry expert Donna Fluss of DMG Consulting reviews 11 vendors in this exclusive report exploring the quality management and liability recording market.

  • September 15, 2005 15 Sep'05

    ERP Journey: Knowledge capture that sticks (unlike Silly Putty)

    Silly Putty, a one-ounce orb of bouncing, malleable material of indeterminate composition, was a fad in the 1950s and 1960s. The ball of putty inside the bright red plastic egg was magical. For just a week or two's allowance, we could buy the ...

  • September 14, 2005 14 Sep'05

    ERP at work: Preparing for takeoff, one little bang at a time

    If our estimates hold, we will complete our ERP project 18 months after we started searching for a new system. We chose carefully, after negotiating for six months. The contract is signed, the celebratory meal is a pleasant, high-calorie memory, and...

  • September 13, 2005 13 Sep'05

    Negotiating more than 'the bare necessities'

    Recently I had the opportunity to practice spontaneous negotiation during my annual fishing trip to Alaska. It seems that a local and I had been planning to fish the same stretch of river at the same time. While sure of my legal position, thanks to ...

  • September 08, 2005 08 Sep'05

    Gates and Ballmer pitch midmarket CIOs

    As Microsoft rolled out the red carpet in Redmond, IT executives voiced concerns that this first product roadmap for midsized businesses makes them wait until 2008 for some product deliveries.

  • September 08, 2005 08 Sep'05

    ERP Journey: Stop the train

    An ERP project reaches a critical point: deciding on a vendor.

  • September 08, 2005 08 Sep'05

    Gates and Ballmer pitch midmarket CIOs

    As Microsoft rolled out the red carpet in Redmond, IT executives voiced concerns that this first product roadmap for midsized businesses makes them wait until 2008 for some product deliveries.

  • September 07, 2005 07 Sep'05

    ERP vendor vetting: On and off the road

    Someone once said, "You are never as well fed as when you're an ERP prospect," and I have the increased waistline to prove it. I feel like the fatted calf.

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