Cloud computing has transformed IT into a service oriented sector. The transformation of the cloud into an on-demand service from an on-premise service is also increasing. The Forrester report "Sizing the Cloud" provides vital insights about the growth of cloud computing in this decade. The report predicts that the cloud computing market will increase drastically from $40.7 billion this year to more than $241 billion in 2020 with a growth of over 20% every year. It also predicts that Software...
Business intelligence and business analytics are used synonymously by the industry for years. So, what is the difference? Though both these concepts are different, organizations have the necessity to understand about the complimentary nature of these two.
For organizations involved in product development, IT is essential for smooth operations and quality products. A report by Harvard Business Review Analytics Services states that nine technologies are required for organizations that are into product development and manufacturing. The report also says that organizations were twice as likely to be highly satisfied with new product development if the IT department was a true partner in the process.
The strategic application of Business Intelligence (BI) for talent management can yield key insights about the workforce for better decision-making and streamlined processes. This includes determining baseline skills for talent acquisition, calculation of CTC (cost to the company) and benefits based on candidate profile, resource utilization across various departments based on individual project requirements etc. HR managers will be able to make better decisions related to talent with the help...
With more and more companies implementing ERP and CRM solutions, there is a wide increase in the amount of data that gets stored about the customers, partners and suppliers. The phenomena of exponential multiplication of data that gets stored is termed as “Data Explosion”. Continuous inflow of real-time data from various processes, machinery and manual inputs keep flooding the storage servers every second.
Columbia Helicopters Incorporated (CHI), a world leader in heavy lift helicopter operations has purchased Ramco’s Series 5 Aviation software suite to manage all aspects of their operations, including aircraft manufacturing, helicopter maintenance operations and MRO.
In the recent decades, technology has evolved at a much faster pace compared to the previous centuries. Thanks to the digital era which has empowered people to share, collaborate and learn things in real-time. For this reason, it is imperative that emerging enterprises need to adapt to the modern day trends to help shape them at a faster pace. The more anticipatory the enterprise is with regards to technology, the more creatively it can gain competitive advantage.
The process of routing user requests to application instances residing in multiple clouds can be termed as Cloud Balancing. This is also considered to be a logical extension of Global Server Load Balancing (GSLB) which ensures that all servers are loaded equally and overloading of particular server due to specific hosted application can be avoided. The ultimate aim is to ensure high availability and maximum performance of hosted applications.
T’way Airlines is in the process of implementing Ramco’s Series 5 Aviation M&E software. The software, which will be interfaced to the T’way flight operating system, is expected to introduce best industry practices in the maintenance of the aircraft and reduce aircraft turnaround times.
In the shop floor, raw materials undergo different processes to be converted to the finished product. These finished products are then tested for quality and packaged appropriately before it is moved to warehouse and then to distribution centers. All the processes and sub-processes involved can be scheduled, recorded and tracked based on established milestones. The complete procedure of automating the process with minimal manual intervention is termed as Enterprise Workflow Management. The...
For an organization to have more control over their cloud-based solutions, it is essential that they monitor and measure the activities happening on the cloud. This holds true for the service providers especially when they are catering to a large number of clients.
Founded in 1982, Roop Telsonic Ultrasonix Limited (RTUL) is a world leader in the production of ultrasonic machines. Right from the early stages the company has successfully unveiled high efficiency ultrasonic transducers, flaw detectors and thickness gauges that were widely used for non-destructive testing, sonochemistry and other specialized applications. An Indo-Swiss joint venture, RTUL has modern manufacturing facilities in Gujarat and Mumbai with more than 15 sales and service offices...
Five years back, cloud computing was perceived as yet another jargon by IT fanatics but right now, it is seen as a tactical strategy to boost performance and sales. At present, industry experts strongly agree that cloud computing is a strategic IT solution for major business problems. It is also seen as an essential ingredient to position any business on top of the game.
Research firm Ernst & Young projects that in the next two to three years, over 72 percent of India’s IT infrastructure companies will adopt cloud computing. With more and more Indian companies migrating to the cloud, it is vital to clarify the differences between cloud computing, SaaS and on-demand services. A recent article published in VAR India tries to get expert views on these three terminologies.
Amidst stiff competition, Ramco systems has received the highest brand loyalty in ERP software category, from the small and medium enterprises of India (with 100 to 499 employees) – according to PCQuest Users Choice Awards Survey 2011. The results, which were announced in the latest issue claims that Ramco has made it to the top, rivaling industry giants like SAP, Oracle and Microsoft.
Cloud computing is considered to be the by-product of the dotcom era. It is also considered to be a rejuvenating change from the primitive concept of shared or dedicated servers. The cloud technology is scalable yet affordable system of floating applications and data on the internet. There are thousands of articles online providing information regarding the cloud network and its architecture. This article is to debunk some common myths about the cloud
Many leading organizations have implemented ERP systems as part of their six-sigma initiatives or lean manufacturing or other business transformation projects. Below mentioned are some definite methods through which an ERP system can help organizations adapt six sigma quality standards.
According to a research report published by Zinnov Management Consulting, cloud computing in India is pegged at $110million and is expected to grow 10 times (i.e.more than $1000 million) by 2015. Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) is witnessing rapid growth till date. The report further adds that,