X
Software Functionality Revealed in Detail
We’ve opened the hood on every major category of enterprise software. Learn about thousands of features and functions, and how enterprise software really works.
Get free sample report

Compare Software Solutions
Visit the TEC store to compare leading software solutions by funtionality, so that you can make accurate and informed software purchasing decisions.
Compare Now
 

 image viewing


NetSuite Unveils New User Experience
NetSuite just unveiled a new NetSuite user interface at SuiteWorld 2014 and TEC's P.J. Jakovljevic is onsite to capture all the details. Read P.J.'s write-up.

image viewing  core business applications (see image depicting the development of NetSuite UI over the years).     NetSuite's 2014 UI   To again reinvent its business application UI, NetSuite conducted 3 years of deep usability research with its customers. It reportedly completed extensive research, user observations, and usability testing with users across various roles—from front-line sales, marketing, finance, e-commerce, human resources (HR) and services employees through to C-level executives. Leveraging and

Read More


Software Functionality Revealed in Detail

We’ve opened the hood on every major category of enterprise software. Learn about thousands of features and functions, and how enterprise software really works.

Get free sample report
Compare Software Solutions

Visit the TEC store to compare leading software by functionality, so that you can make accurate and informed software purchasing decisions.

Compare Now

HCIMS - Picture Archiving Communication System (PACS) RFI/RFP Template

Workstations, Workflow, Storage, Archive, Database, Image Acquisition, and Product Technology 

Evaluate Now

Documents related to » image viewing

I Know What You Did Last Week - But I'll Never Tell


Internet advertising is under attack from privacy advocates and private citizens as DoubleClick reveals that it can correlate surfing behavior with individual identities. DoubleClick points out that this is only possible when the personal identification is provided voluntarily. Opponents question whether the average surfer understands the implications of providing information.

image viewing  buy from the Sharper Image catalog? Did you send money when you received those free address labels in the mail? Do you use your supermarket's affinity card to buy organic yogurt and diet Dr. Pepper? Chances are that Abacus Direct or a similar company knows all about it. So, when Internet advertising leader DoubleClick bought Abacus Direct for $1.7 billion, alarm bells went off for privacy advocates, as well as in the offices of the Federal Trade Commission. Before the acquisition DoubleClick knew you by Read More

AtTask—Enabling Enterprise Work Management in the Cloud


Cloud-based social project management solution providers seem to be doing quite well of late, at least based on AtTask’s upbeat results. The Utah-based provider of software as a service (SaaS) enterprise work management (EWM) solutions recently announced results for fiscal 2013 with 50 percent year-over-year subscription growth, as well as a whopping 410 percent year-over-year subscription growth of the AtTask Marketing Work Cloud.

image viewing  be made from most image files (including Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, PDF), documents (Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint), videos, audio, computer aided design (CAD), and simple and interactive SWF Adobe Flash format files.   Projects, tasks, issues, requests, and documents can be submitted and managed by configurable workflow rules at the project or portfolio level. At the portfolio level, projects can go through various stages and states, with workflow options and triggers based on portfolio and Read More

Tips for Social Marketers


Does social marketing meet the expectations that businesses or marketers have set for it? There are many claims according to which social marketing is very effective; perhaps more effective than e-mail marketing for certain generations of consumers or market segments. From a business perspective, recognizing the social as becoming an important space for advertising and finding prospects or

image viewing  the revamping of one’s image as an act of consumption (getting the sought-out “attention” from others) or a form of entertainment. In this case, clients can be viewed as producers of entertainment commodities—much like Hollywood—that social marketers have to keep up with. Tips for Social Marketers Your clients have become more sophisticated and refined than you. Get your hands on anything that you can find to help you understand human and social behavior, from psychiatrist Eric Berne’s Read More

Missing PDF Fonts: Why It Happens and What You Can Do About It


Fonts are the essential elements of any portable document format (PDF) file, but are often taken for granted by most readers. But what if you are a developer and fonts are missing? What should you do? Why does this happen? In the first of a two-part white paper series, explore some of the core PDF concepts, font technologies, and get an introduction to the problem of missing fonts in PDF documents.

image viewing  objects include text streams, image data, fonts, annotations, and so on (see Figure 2 on page 4). The body can also contain numerous types of invisible (non-display) objects that help implement the document's interactivity, security features, or logical structure. Each object has three essential components: a numerical identifier, a fixed position (also known as an offset), and its content. Figure 2. Examples of Objects in the Body 7 0 obj /Type /Font /Subtype /TrueType /BaseFont Read More

SAP to Become Leaner, Meaner and More Organized


SAP is reportedly planning a radical revamp of its software development operations in an effort to regain dominance of the North American business software market.

image viewing  has recognized its US image problem of not being flexible enough, partly due to a large, unwieldy organization. The internal restructuring and the external image renovation may indicate that SAP is getting an idea of how the new economy works - the company that responds the most swiftly to customers' demands and anticipates vacillating market conditions will be the winner. While SAP has so far failed in its attempt to transition quickly to new CRM and e-commerce technologies, it has recently been making m Read More

Your ERP Selection Challenge: Sage vs. Microsoft


Sometimes a tier-two vendor knocks off one of the giants. Your turn to tell me why... Every now and then I like to spend a few hours putting myself squarely in the shoes of someone who’s selecting an ERP system, this time by using the Discrete ERP Evaluation Center to compare discrete ERP software. Here’s how I responded to the Discrete ERP Evaluation Center questionnaire (click

image viewing  questionnaire (click to enlarge image): … and here’s a partial list of the ERP systems recommended by the Evaluation Center, as a result of my answers (note: links are not clickable):   For the sake of this blog post, I decided to zoom in on Sage ERP X3 and Microsoft Dynamics AX . I want you to take a look at the ratings below, which are based on “flat priorities” (in other words, no area of functionality is treated as being more important than any other ). Note that Microsoft Dynamics AX scores Read More

BI on the Go . . . So, Who’s Using Mobile BI?


In this first of two posts, TEC senior BI and data management analyst Jorge García presents some of the main findings of the TEC 2014 mobile survey on the usage of mobile BI offerings by enterprises—who's using mobile BI offerings and from which vendors, and which industry is showing the interest in mobile BI solutions.

image viewing  app Budget restrictions   Preview Figure 1. Top 10 Mobile Apps Used by Respondents to TEC’s 2014 Mobile BI Survey Other mobile BI offerings used in the organizations of the survey respondents come from Read More

Coupa 10 Heralds Sourcing for the Masses


Coupa Software, a provider of cloud-based spend optimization solutions for finance, recently announced the release of Coupa 10. The new release features an entirely new sourcing application designed to bring sourcing to the masses by intelligently guiding users to select the best sourcing opportunities to save money based on real-time analysis of their current spend. It further enhances the

image viewing  10 Heralds Sourcing for the Masses Coupa Software , a provider of cloud-based spend optimization solutions for finance, recently announced the  release of Coupa 10 . The new release features an entirely new sourcing application designed to bring sourcing to the masses by intelligently guiding users to select the best sourcing opportunities to save money based on real-time analysis of their current spend. It further enhances the capabilities of Coupa’s suite of organic cloud-based procurement Read More

Going from Good to Great


Creating a great Website depends on strategy, and the investment of time and energy in continuous improvement. Learn how techniques like search engine marketing and search engine optimization (SEM and SEO), maximizing lead generation, increasing conversions, improving customer service, and engaging target audiences can take your Website from good to great—and help you maximize return on investment (ROI).

image viewing  Good Search Engine | Image Search Engine | Internet Search Engine | Keywords Search Engine | Multi Search Engine | Multiple Search Engine | New Search Engine | Newest Search Engine | Online Search Engine | Optimize Search Engine | Pay PER Click Search Engine | Product Search Engine | Secure Search Engine | Top Search Engine | Web Search Engine | Website Search Engine | SEM Search Engines | SEM Search Engine Optimisation | SEM Search Engine Optimization Service | SEM Search Engine Optimization Software | Read More

SAP Remains Solid While Transitioning


On July 20, SAP AG, the leading provider of enterprise business software applications, announced its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2000. Despite an 18% decrease of net income, a notable increase of license revenue in all markets worldwide was encouraging.

image viewing  belatedly recognizing its US image problem of not being flexible enough, eventually resorted to an internal restructuring and an external image renovation. While SAP has so far struggled in its attempt to develop and articulate its image and strategy for new CRM and e-commerce technologies, it has recently been making moves in the right direction to remain competitive in the new economy. The company seems to be more focused on partnerships and working with other vendors that specialize in e-business and C Read More

Kronos Simplifies Workforce Big Data with Self-service Visualization


One of the major announcements at the KronosWorks 2013 conference was about the transformative change coming to Kronos Workforce Analytics at the end of 2013. By leveraging Microstrategy Visual Insight, Kronos intends to put the power of workforce data analytics into the hands of the managers who can immediately act on it by leveraging data visualization and exploration tools. The introduction

image viewing  cause within the visual image. With potential problem areas identified, users can conduct further analysis to determine necessary steps, which is a leap forward from previously relying on data reports and charts. Self-service analytics —Guided discovery provides the ability to quickly see patterns, trends, and relationships that previously required an experienced analyst. Ease of use —Users can quickly and easily create dynamic and interactive dashboards with visualization tools using drag-and-drop Read More

SAP Moving into the Right Hemisphere of the CAD and PLM World




image viewing  of relying on static images, Right Hemisphere and SAP will provide companies an intuitive visual format, giving all workers across geographies complete, up-to-date visual assembly and maintenance instructions and variant simulations, resulting in fewer errors and delays. Why Acquisition Now? This is a major step forward for SAP PLM, since for the non-CAD users, this capability really blurs the PLM and CAD boundaries. This application adds coolness to SAP PLM, and it moves SAP from just a  bill of materia Read More

From CIO to CEO?


The step from Chief Information Officer to Chief Executive Officer seems like it should be simple, but few manage to take it. Sure you’ve managed a budget, engaged in strategic planning, and saved the company a bundle of money. Experience like that just gets you in the game – your ace-in-the-hole is something you didn’t train for.

image viewing  a new President, the image of the candidates is an important consideration. Each candidate carries a reputation, and some parts of that image are built by conscious actions. However, part of the image comes from previous titles. If you are from finance, people will often categorize you differently than someone who comes from sales. A positive or negative view of the incoming CEO will affect how well he or she can do in that new job. What is the perception of CIOs? Lumping all CIOs into one category may Read More

Friendly Competition Friday - 2010 Analyst Audience


I was playing with an interesting site recently called Compete.com. Compete.com tracks the US traffic audience of various Web sites. Thanks to you, our visitors, I was pleased to see that TEC has surpassed a number of firms (Gartner and Forrester) over the last several months. To see for yourself, click this compete.com link for the 2010 stats.click the image for a larger version As much as I

image viewing  stats . click the image for a larger version As much as I appreciate this graph, it represents the US region specifically. I'd be curious to see where the rest of the world goes for its information about enterprise software issues. Here's a bit of trivia for you. If you're visiting our site from the US, you're part of the 36% of our audience that is based in North America. The rest of our Web audience comes from Asia - 24%, Europe - 13%, Latin America - 10%, Africa - 8%, Middle East - 6%, and Oceania/Aust Read More