Time: 12:15 PM 6-28-2005
Business flexibility requires that companies be responsive...responsive to customers, suppliers, the market, and competitive threats. But how can you respond if you don't know where you are? And if you don't know where you are, how can you decide where you are going? Business Innovation and Optimization helps you not only to understand clearly the state of your business today, right now, but also to anticipate customer demand, competitor's moves, and market dynamics.
It takes much more than basic BPM functionality to implement an effective BPM solution. While business process modeling, automation and management are key capabilities; you also need application integration, B2B communications, portal, Business Activity Monitoring and Master Data Management functionality in order to create a framework that can fully support your BPM requirements.
In the first webinar, we'll discuss that to be able to truly compete in the 21st century, organizations have to be able to react quickly to changing business conditions, be flexible in approaches to competition and manage resources effectively.
Mr. Mancuso will address Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) integration within the DoD and its suppliers. RFID is part of the overall Data Strategy of the DoD and has major implications for the Department, its suppliers and the use of the information as part of the overall Business Intelligences strategy. The information in this session will benefit anyone or any corporation that is involved in an extended supply chain, transportation, distribution or asset visibility looking to leverage RFID as a technology and BI tool.
Developed by BI Results, the “Variance-Response Compliance Framework” builds compliance and delivers competitive advantage. It incorporates into the IT infrastructure architecture, Compliance Objectives for IT (COBIT) guidelines blended with Six Sigma quality tools and Project management milestones. This strategic approach circumvents band-aids and spot-fixing, and adds value by optimizing data profile, quality, integration, meta-tagging, warehousing, analysis, and retention policies making the enterprise more agile and competitive.
This case study analyzes the tangible and intangible issues regarding the business intelligence solution used to capture $46 Billion of spend in a global Fortune 500 manufacturing company. Learn why matching the business process to the solution created unexpected value and ROI. In addition, learn about an exciting new way to approach BI projects that will challenge current convention and delight your customers.
Business Intelligence is a critical imperative for organizations to drive performance improvements. This panel of business intelligence experts will cover key BI topics and best practices including: applying BI in operations, enterprise reporting, dashboards and scorecards, end user adoption and BI standardization. In addition, expect lively discussion on BI market direction, user and server performance/scalability and technology innovation.
Competitive and profitable companies in the next decade will focus their business and IT investments on improving performance. BI is a critical component to provide an organization the information required to understand optimize, and align business. This keynote will provide a blueprint and a roadmap for addressing the business issues and leverage Business Intelligence to improve business and operational performance. The critical imperative to align business and IT to improve performance requires rigor and knowledge of best practices to ensure an optimal outcome.
Effective meta data management is no longer an option, but an absolute requirement for corporations and government agencies. Companies have realized that without meta data their IT departments cannot manage their systems and their systems are not providing true value to the business end user. Organizations are implementing managed meta data environments (MME) to provide them an enterprise meta data management solution. What You Will Learn: