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SOA for the retail industry: better advise, serve faster, sell more SOA for retail: better advise, serve faster, sell more Washington/Balingen may 8, 2009 – after analysis by Richard Mader, Executive Director of the Association for retail technology standards (ARTS), recognizes the retail increasingly on IT service-oriented architectures (SOA) for the ongoing business, new products and services are as indispensable. In an SOA environment applications that perform business processes in a network are provided as independent services – without restrictions on the technology specifics of Windows, UNIX, Java, or C-sharp. An IT Department must not develop an application code for any new or modified business need or buy. She access the freeware or through a contract with the providers of proven code. A large part of this exchange occurs on the Internet through Web service standards\”Mader says. The benefits of SOA confirmed also Tudor Andronic, responsible for retail systems development at the Balingen technology specialists Bizerba. Details can be found by clicking Robert Iger or emailing the administrator.

What does a specific unit for the entire network, is defined as service as a service, fixed. Any other unit of the system can invoke this service via an interface and access the relevant information\”, explains Andronic. The basic idea is not new here. It was always so that applications have tried to talk sensibly. Others who may share this opinion include Goop. \”It was but the technical means not exist such a thing to realize – so speed, size, independent of operating systems and platforms, so the expert by Bizerba. It was revolutionary in SOA. A complete system could consist of different modules and yet they could communicate cross-platform.

ARTS believes that SOA is a vital and necessary part of successful IT departments in retail in the long term. ‘This is implementing SOA at Harrods department store, home Depot, Federated, Kohl’s, Raley’s and yum based, to name just a few. There are many advantages in the planning and implementation of an SOA strategy, with the typical factors for starters include the following: the bundling of different channels into one, so that the customers when buying on the Internet, kiosk or shop can get same services.

Mail Order

CRM software and inventory management for more success in the shipping trade the VARIO Software GmbH, specialist for business solutions based on latest Web architecture, presents the new CRM module VARIO CRM Professional”, the new CRM module from the House of VARIO is a modern, professional customer relationship management CRM software that specifically takes care of relations with customers and prospects. Thus, your sales can enhance and automate. An automated customer management is essential especially in the shipping, and online trading. Look at your fingertips, who, when what bought or since when he buys nothing more. Start and plan mailings and campaigns and respond with targeted promotional and cross-selling campaigns.

Improve, control and analyze your customer relationships for greater customer satisfaction and success. CRM Professional is compatible with all versions of the VARIO 7 ERP solution from the House of VARIO Software GmbH. promptness in shipping and customer service are only two criteria, to have the nose ahead In online trading. Important is transparency in all your logistics processes. This also means that the sale sees what is where and in what quantity available in inventory.

“With over twenty years experience in inventory management and warehousing, the VARIO Software GmbH closes the gap between small retailing” and large warehouse management software “and merges, heard together. With the new version VARIO 7 can storage bins, warehouse districts, chaotic inventory management, inventory, managing minimum stock, order suggestion list, warehouse management, stock, stock values, storage locations, Commission warehouse, batch management, label printing, inventory valuation, input statistics, supplier data and surroundings with only a software. Of course, there are the new VARIO 7 also with interfaces to the online-shop systems by xt: Commerce and Sundar and represents the solution for the shipping trade. All data like for example articles, texts, holdings, and all other attributes are upload button from the inventory management in the online-shop. At one Order all data be read automatically in the merchandise management. The software has a modular design and ensures that only the modules are used, which are necessary for your company. VARIO 7 is industry-neutral and can therefore from the retailer about the wholesaler and to the shipping and merchant also be used such as chain stores and franchises. Make an appointment for a free online demonstration today at:

PDAs Encryption

SecurStar protects companies ‘Mobile computing’ Munich according to current IT security study of the trade magazine InformationWeek 35.5 percent of all employees with a notebook computer on the corporate network to access today already total. But at the same time, security risks are associated with connecting mobile staff and home offices. Other leaders such as Discovery Communications offer similar insights. To get this under control, the SecurStar GmbH brought the DriveCrypt Plus Pack Enterprise Edition on the market. The software solution was specially designed for the requirements of companies and ensures the easy encryption and secure centralized management of laptops and computers. You may find that Coen Brothers can contribute to your knowledge. With the increased emergence of mobile devices such as laptops, PDAs and Smartphones, external access at the same time rises to sensitive corporate data networks.

The risks are often underestimated: employees use the portable computer outside of the security system in customer facilities, hotels, airports or working from home. Gain access to the mobile an unauthorised person in this situation The built-in security mechanisms of Windows & co. are fragile device. For this reason, additional protection is essential. SecurStar offers a hard disk encryption solution that both ensures high reliability and at the same time allows for comfortable use with the DriveCrypt Plus Pack Enterprise Edition. Because a covers the performance characteristics of the proven DriveCrypt Plus Pack solution such as pre boot authentication, 256-bit AES encryption and encryption external media, etc.

Also the power-off, to prevent \”protection starting of the system by unauthorized persons and for a centralized password recovery provides the\”challenge response password recovery\”. The possibility of citizen surveillance of passwords is also prevented. Central management console for easy management software through the integrated management console stands out, a simple installation and administration of encryption solution across large networks guarantees. It is possible to manage different PCs and users and to share them if necessary in hierarchies. The administration of all components is done from a single central server.

CommFort 5.60 Supports All Types Of Electronic Communications

CommFort 5.60 supports all types of E-communication and has improved image transfer CommFort is used worldwide for communication through internal networks and the Internet. It brings together all existing forms of communication, and the user can talk in chat and audio – and video channels. The most important features of the application are video conferencing, data transfer using extended buffering mechanism, and the Bulletin Board. CommFort has become the most important communication tool in many offices, companies, banks and other networks thanks to the diverse functionality. The main feature of the new version is the ability to send pictures in original size and share. A scaled down copy is displayed in the message as before, but now can open the image in original size in a new window with a mouse click.

The exchange of original images is optimized so that you can send these pictures in the greatest load on the server and receive. The way to original images to display is realized by using the program, in which all the work performed with the mouse (mouse wheel – zoom, middle mouse button – original size, double – full screen). Those users who prefer the keyboard can control the program from the pop up menu. CommFort 5.60 offers numerous possibilities of communication the improved format of the display of messages in the channel and video calls to the server. Even the most demanding users will appreciate the reduced memory footprint and the fastest start of the clients. Management of accounts has undergone some significant changes. So, the user can now control the activation of accounts through the server interface. Business owner / All-In licenses can log any publications, the history of the file transfer and video calls on the Bulletin Board users.

With all these wonderful extensions CommFort remains easy to use and supports the communication without any technical problems. Prices and Availability: CommFort 5.60 is compatible with Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista/2008/7. The front end is free, the back-end is available, depending on the number of allowable connections and additional features in different versions. For more information about the product, as well as the free client version can be found on the product page. About the company: Since 2004 CommFort Software Ltd. To deepen your understanding Jane Buckingham is the source. is focused on improving the possibilities of E-communication. The main product of the company is the client-server program that supports communication with remote business partners through home or corporate networks.

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It was designed specifically for the needs of the SAP Archiving develops and integrates seamlessly. Users benefit from the usability, because they need to leave their familiar application environment. Documents are displayed in the SAP Dokumentenviewer. You can also use the HP storage portfolio as well as existing storage solutions. Because the HP iCAS content server by KGS on any operating system is running and can be operated on any system platform, users also save costs. The solution thus characterised by flexibility and the data are long-term and tamper-proof archived. Continue to learn more with: Coen Brothers.

It is also the ability to virtualize the archive here. In the SAP environment the recent certification of iCAS by the ECM vendor will provide OpenText also for attention, because very few archive solutions have this certification. Many SAP users use the ECM system IXOS of OpenText for their SAP archiving data and now also benefit from the advantages of HP / iCAS as archive infrastructure. About iCAS: The Storage and archive solution iCAS is a vendor-independent middleware for the audit-proof archiving of long-term data from DMS and ECM systems. The solution aims to maximum protection of data against tampering and destruction and therefore the legally-compliant archiving. iCAS is a development of iTernity GmbH headquartered in Freiburg. The distribution of iCAS solutions via various partners. With well-known technology, storage and integration partners archiving projects characterized by the close cooperation by quality, flexibility and efficiency.

Diamonds And Board – USB-stick As A Brilliant Companion.

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So far, USB-sticks were anything but chic. t.grah living with diamonds shows that there is another way. For trend-setters and fashionistas t.grah living with diamonds has come up with something very special with the models of Sancy and hope: noble USB drives, disguised as a key chain, large with a flawless hand taken 0.03 Carat Diamond of quality as eye-catcher. The business collection produced in the zinc Diecasting distinguishes modern formal language, innovative features and an excellent price performance ratio. A sophisticated locking transforms the model Sancy even without CAP into a secure disk. The brilliant companion guarantee stylish access to the most important data and provide enough capacity with 4 GB storage for approx. 1000 favorite songs, 2000 images, or even a whole movie. Be different be brilliant.

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The Transfer

Legally clear terms such as loss or liability, however, must not be defined. Rather the content description focuses on, for example, how the inspection or release of project results is scheduled for and conditions under which who is stuck in what amount. 3. establishment of an interdisciplinary team of contract in an interdisciplinary team a specialist of IT law, representatives of IT – and departments, quality managers and buyers of the client organization should be in addition to the project manager represented. Depending on the type of power transition, even the HR Department and the IT-controlling should be involved with. This team composition should ensure that all relevant aspects must be regulated in a contract, will be covered. The process of contract development should be planned already explicitly in the procurement process. There is also the involvement of legal support in time to plan.

Should the customer about any legal Have support at home, is it useful to access firms specialized in IT law or lawyers. 4. development of an integrated operating model In advance of outsourcing is to clarify how a future operating model (so-called service delivery model) has to look it. Two important aspects are covered here: the transfer phase with transfer capabilities of IT to the provider, as well as the future phase of operation at the service provider. The early considerations of the operating model help in a timely manner to identify contractual aspects; In addition, this operating model helps when selecting an appropriate vendor, as well as in the drafting of the retained organization. Under what conditions, the provider assumes responsibility for the operating model, who bears the costs of the project, how to ensure a trouble-free transfer belong to the important considerations for the transfer phase, for example, and what impact during the transition to the customers and if necessary other Suppliers come to.

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TomTom’s products include all-in one navigation devices which enable customers to navigate right away. These are the award-winning TomTom GO family, the TomTom XL and TomTom ONE series, as well as the TomTom RIDER. In addition, independent studies show that TomTom’s products make a significant positive contribution to safety and to the safety on the road. Tele Atlas delivers the digital maps and dynamic content for the world’s most important navigation services and location-based services (LBS). By the combination of own products through strategic partnerships, the digital maps cover Tele Atlas more than 200 countries and regions from all over the world. The car Division develops and distributes navigation systems to automobile manufacturers and OEMs directly.

WORK combines industry leading communication and navigation technology with leading tracking and tracing expertise. TomTom N.V. was founded in 1991 in Amsterdam and has offices in Europe, North America, the Middle East, Africa and the Asia-Pacific region. TomTom is listed in the Netherlands at the Amsterdam Stock Exchange Euronext. More information can be found at. About itCampus:, itCampus is an innovative software developer with international connections to science and research.

founded in 1999 in Halle and Leipzig, the company has today its own offices in Germany, United Kingdom, of Switzerland, Italy, Austria and the Slovakia. itCampus software development and software ergonomics offers its customers communication solutions, consulting and individual solutions in the areas of Europe. The intelligent part of the core business Telecommunications solutions named ELSBETH. They are employed in call and contact centers and communications-intensive enterprises. Since April 1, 2009, the software AG as a majority shareholder of itCampus is involved.

Internationalized CRM FABIs Basic

localized solutions adapt to the native language of the user on the language-independent FABI’s basic CRM system is equipped for international use in global markets. Every user collects information in their mother tongue in the central customer file. Log on to the system sets the language the user the menus and selection boxes, help texts and documentation found in the. The language of the application adapts to the registered person. Colleagues at home and abroad working in a central application.

They each work in the stored language. The language is determined by the user application. Multi-country evaluations are fast and easy to create. Printouts and reports can be created even if the data were collected in different languages. The internationalization of FABI’s basic was taken into account in the development of the product from the outset. The language is strictly separated from the actual program code. The consistent terminology in programming is a prerequisite for the localization of the CRM system.

From the basic version can local versions be derived interface, documentation and help text. The application logic must be touched only for technical reasons. The internationalization is a prerequisite for the simple translation. Any language can be added quickly and easily later. About the operation of the software in any language, the acceptance in international companies is increased. More translations in any language are to be tightened at all times.

Cisco Global Distributor

Comstor is signed a global distribution agreement Westcon Group and Cisco announced. Tarrytown, NY, Berlin, April 2009 – the global Westcon Group, Inc., which focused on Cisco, leading specialty distributor in networking, convergence, security and mobility, has signed a multiyear global distribution agreement with Cisco. Comstor, the Berlin subsidiary of Westcon Group and number one as Cisco value add distributor in Germany and Europe, thus once again strengthens its position in an increasingly global market. The current agreement uses the synergies of a long lasting partnership and enables both companies more efficiently carry out their cross-border transactions among others. The goal is at the same time together to take advantage of the opportunities in the emerging markets of Africa, Latin America and Southeast Asia. \”We very pleased the Treaty of such world-class.

It is the expression of confidence in our strategic competence and know-how in the international IT markets in 60 countries Earth\”, commented Brown, management of the Berlin Comstor Joachim. \”For our Cisco dealers this is the clear signal that she full long-term business advantage on the side of two strong, worldwide employee partners at the same time to.\” After the business year successfully concluded in February and a proven high engagement for the own reseller the Comstor in Germany presents itself as confident. Because the stated claim it is creative to help the dealers to defy the currently negative trend of the General world economy with new business models. \”Comstor is a prime example of a successful VAD concept and provides the evidence that leading products coupled with a sales initiative and creativity promote the Cisco dealer daily,\” commented Dr. Bernd Heinrichs, Managing Director, channels and alliances for Cisco Germany, the global agreement with Westcon Group. \”Here in Germany our works long proven partnership better than ever. That is why this global distribution agreement will further strengthen our cooperation to the benefit of the German partner of Cisco.\” Westcon Group/Comstor is distributor and thus the world’s favourite and competent partner who draws a deal of this magnitude with the leading network manufacturers now the first and only Cisco global.