Download this whitepaper, for a clear view of Oracle BI 11g and how it is designed to help today's organizations drive profitable growth, change, and many other operational and financial performance goals.
This new case study explores how HiDef CorporateT from Citrix Online Audio enables the American Cancer Society to cut audio conferencing costs by nearly 50% - savings that bolster the organization's core mission.
The restaurant and bar industry is highly competitive, and many owners of these establishments struggle every day just to stay in business. In fact, approximately 40 restaurants and bars go out of business each day in the U.S. According to celebrity chef, restaurateur, and entrepreneur Robert Irvine, “Part of the problem is that they don’t have the systems and processes in place to track the key aspects of their business – not only their costs and their revenue, but what items sell the best (and by how much), what items are most profitable, who are the most productive employees, and so on.”
The use of technology tools and the Internet – driven by a high-speed network connection that supports owners, staff and guests – can be the key to evolving a restaurant or bar from a struggling survivor to a thriving, successful business. Download this white paper to learn more.
E-commerce is everywhere. More people are shopping for a greater variety of products than ever before. And while some countries are ahead, in all developed economies it is a matter of when, not if, e-commerce will become a significant revenue stream for every retail business.
In this guide, we'll look at seven lessons today's retailers should learn if they are to gain maximum benefits from their e-commerce operations. Together, these lessons can help take your e-commerce operation forward enabling you to capture more sales, more often.
As the world changes around them, many insurers are struggling to be profitable. A combination of disruptive forces — some economic, some societal, some technological — is shaking up the insurance industry comfort zone. Yet some leading insurers manage to stay ahead of the pack, but how?
As many retailers know, fraud can be disguised by training issues and vice versa. So how do you determine fraud versus training issues and take institutional or tribal knowledge and build meaningful reports for end users? This e-book from Oracle Retail discusses the use case for expection-based reporting with specific examples and recommendations.
This report examines how two major players in the grocery, pharmacy and wholesale markets are leveraging loss prevention technology to centralize enterprise-wide data collection, analysis, and reporting to protect profits, reduce shrink and provide actionable insight across the organization from merchandising and planning to supply chain.
Many firms—including those in the wholesale distribution sector—have achieved more efficient and business operations by using cloud-based ERP. Whatever the variations on the theme, wholesale distributors face challenges ranging from tight margins to supply chain and delivery-carrier dependencies. Succeeding in this demanding and fast-paced sector requires that companies operate with high efficiency and low error rates. Wholesale distributors that don’t closely track and optimize their core operations can put critical business relationships at risk, seriously undermining their profitability and growth potential.
In our new report, Cost Control in Food & Beverage: How Technology Can Help Maximize Profits, we surveyed more than 200 independent operators and chains to understand how they are managing labor, inventory, and loss prevention costs.
Device as a service (DaaS) is a complete, constant, and comprehensive service that covers the entire lifecycle of your business devices. While you're the one using it to get your work done, the device itself remains the property of your DaaS provider who maintains it, services, supports, and owns full responsibility for its lifetime performance. DaaS allows you to pay for only what you use. Read this white paper to learn how DaaS can benefit your operations, lower your costs, reduce your stress, and increase your productivity and profitability.
Can a better demand-driven supply chain positively impact the bottom line? The future belongs to the new customer. Customer experience is becoming undeniably more important, yet many companies lack responsive and agile supply chains that can continually adjust to fluctuating customer requirements. Read more.
Empower consumers. Increase productivity. Profitably compete in a saturated market. Today, mid-sized retailers need powerful tools to conquer a turbulent environment. IBM can help with tailored solutions. Click for information and a complimentary copy of National Retail Federations's report, Deeper Customer Insight - an in-depth look at five retail megatrends of 2010.
Service-oriented architecture (SOA) is an architectural style that offers business agility, speed to market, improved profitability and reduced costs. An SOA is also widely recognized as an enabler of innovation and new business operating models.
Working together, the major payment card providers have developed a set of data security standards and created a council for enforcing them. Although the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) has become a global requirement, many organizations are lagging in compliance.
Read this astounding case study to see how migrating to IBM Lotus software with a broadly functional messaging platform increased the efficiency and support of mobile users for the Kentucky Baptist Convention. Then you'll learn how your own business can improve communications, drive down costs and eliminate the need for additional Web software.
"Get this white paper to learn 10 ways senior executives can more effectively manage their assets in an uncertain economy. David Berger, a Partner at Western Management Consultants, outlines strategies that help to avoid any damage, as well as improve in productivity and profitability.
IDC studied 14 mobile and fixed-line service providers that implemented Tivoli Netcool and found that IBM Tivoli Netcool can help in big ways. It reduces costs by improving operational efficiencies and still allows you to deliver a high-quality custom management.
This ROI calculator from IDC will help you quickly and easily understand the average annual benefit that you may be able to achieve using IBM® Tivoli® Netcool®. The tool and underlying calculations and metrics are based on IDC research of 14 IBM Tivoli Netcool.
Find out how you can convert your pains into profit. Learn how Microsoft Customer Relationship Management (CRM) can help you develop profitable customer relationships. Microsoft CRM uses lead and opportunity management, incident management and a searchable knowledgebase. CRM also makes use of reporting tools for accurate forecasting, measurement of business activity, and employee performance.
The business landscape is evolving; the traditional way people work together-in the office or in the field-looks very different today than it did just a couple of years ago. Download this webcast to learn how Microsoft Dynamics CRM empowers you to take advantage of your existing technology investments to extend the reach of your business and enable your mobile workforce to drive better business results.
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sie optimal lernen und sich entfalten können, setzen die Shakopee-Schulen im Netzwerk eine vielschichtige Sicherheitslösung ein, die alle Standorte im Bezirk verbindet. Die IT-Abteilung muss ständig Funktionalität und Kosten gegeneinander abwägen, um mit der Installation ein Höchstmaß an Qualität und Nutzen zu gewährleisten.
This report reveals how Best-in-Class firms distinguish themselves from all others by routinely benchmarking and measuring their service performance; implementing effective measuring, monitoring and tracking systems; integrating service KPIs with company-wide CRM or ERP systems, wherever possible; and establishing a formal process for automatically collecting and disseminating data.
The traditional drivers of growth are no longer enough. That's why top-performing companies are working with their own customers to find new ways to grow.
Firms will need to co-create new sources of revenue by understanding, leveraging, aligning, and executing together with customers and partners along their value chain.
This Summit Group brief explores what leading companies are doing differently to build profitable relationships, counter commoditization and accelerate growth.
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