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Progress Software Revs Up to Higher RPM via Savvion - Part 3
Part 1 of this blog series began with an analysis of the recent merger of Progress Software Corporation (NASDAQ: PRGS) and Savvion Inc. Progress has this way

reporting on idea events and progress  real-time through dashboards and reporting tools. Extensive analysis of the various aspects of the completed projects, as well as active projects, are made possible because Savvion’s BPM system maintains the information about who did what and when during the execution of the project. Interface to  Microsoft Project  is available as required. Event-centric Process Management: Where RPM Kicks Its Tires But the last BPM usage scenario is where the most apparent synergy might take place between Progress

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CMMS – EAM

Enterpise asset management (EAM) solutions support maintenance management tasks. Asset management systems typically enable planning, controlling, and monitoring of physical asset events. EAM typically includes computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) functionality, fleet maintenance, workflow, reporting, and other areas that touch upon asset management practices. 

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Progress Software Revs Up to Higher RPM via Savvion - Part 4


Part 1 of this series began the analysis of the recent merger of Progress Software Corporation (NASDAQ: PRGS) and Savvion Inc. Progress has this way made a large leap into the business process management (BPM) space, from where it had been notably absent. My post detailed how Savvion BusinessManager 7.5 [evaluate this product] is one of the most mature BPM suites in the still-evolving market, with

reporting on idea events and progress  business intelligence (BI),  analysis and reporting, and collaboration. We will all have to wait and see whether partnerships, acquisitions, or in-house development will fill these needs. Dear readers, what are your comments, opinions, etc., on Progress’ ambitious operational responsiveness strategy? We would certainly be interested in your experiences with any of the abovementioned software categories (if you are an existing user) or in your general interest to evaluate these solutions as Read More

Apparent BPM in the Cloud—Analyst Roadshow


Apparancy was born out of the idea to create a fresh business process offering that takes the best of what traditional BPM suites can provide—from workflow and business process execution to process monitoring and control monitoring—and combines it with key additional value for an organization.

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Processing Complex Events (During These, oh well, Complex Times) - Part II


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StreamSense Reporting


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