Monthly Archives: June 2011

M2M Innovation in the Cloud

The machine-to-machine market is entering a new era in product innovation. A slew of new applications are on the way as M2M vendors leverage the cloud computing infrastructure.

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Eli Goldratt Lives on in Manufacturing, and Life

Eliyahu Goldratt, the man business guru behind the Theory of Constraints, died on June 11, but his legacy will endure in the questions we ask ourselves.

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Manufacturing: Overconfidence Can Lead to Missed Opportunities

U.S. manufacturers can make their rebound more sustainable by embracing the growing field of sustainability, which they’ve let other countries dominate.

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A New Strategy for Managing IT

The business IT management offering from alfabet provides future IT portfolio management by factoring in enterprise integration, business processes, and changing roles within the organization.

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A Chat With SAP’s Bill McDermott

SAP co-CEO Bill McDermott talks about the ERP maker’s broadening product horizons, its belief in innovation, and what it’s like to be CEO of one of the software industry’s biggest companies.

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