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DEFINITION: The critical path method (CPM) is a step-by-step technique for process planning that defines critical and non-critical tasks with the goal of preventing time-frame problems and process bottlenecks. The CPM is ideally suited to projects consisting of numerous activities that interact in a complex manner.In applying the CPM, there are several steps that can be summarized as follows:Define the required  … 
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Transform Finance Operations with Cognos Disclosure Management
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WEBCAST: In this brief video, learn why traditional analytics processes are unfit for today's complex data, and discover how the right disclosure management platform can transform your finance operations, provide more strategic business insights, and allow for smarter decision-making.
Posted: 26 Apr 2013 | Premiered: Apr 26, 2013

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BPM 101: What Is Business Performance Management and What Are the Benefits?
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WEBCAST: This webcast will show you how to quantify BPM ROI and build the business case. It will also look at ways to leverage your existing systems to produce BPM benefits.
Posted: 20 Nov 2005 | Premiered: May 4, 2005

SearchCRM

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How Analytics Helped the U.S. Rail Industry Save $1 Billion
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IBM Information On Demand Virtual 2010
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WEBCAST: Curious about IBM Information On Demand (IOD) Global Conference 2010 in Las Vegas? Explore the best of the conference, virtually. Learn how to deliver trusted information for greater insight and smarter decisions, and align information and related projects to business goals.
Posted: 22 Nov 2010 | Premiered: Dec 15, 2010, 13:00 EST (18:00 GMT)

IBM

WebSphere Message Broker - Universal Connectivity and Transformation
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VIDEOCAST: This video demo describes the benefits of implementing a universal ESB, and covers the wealth of new features in IBM® WebSphere® Message Broker 6.1.
Posted: 12 Feb 2009 | Premiered: Feb 11, 2009

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SAP BusinessObjects BI and EIM 4.0
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Posted: 13 Dec 2011 | Premiered: 24 Jan 2011

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VIDEO: In this video case study, hear how Kraft Foods Europe GmbH achieved a cloud like environment that offers private, public, or hybrid cloud tools while also facilitating third-party cloud services. Tune in now to learn more – all in under a minute.
Posted: 10 Oct 2013 | Premiered: 31 Dec 2012

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Actuate Performancesoft Suite Product Tour
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SOFTWARE DEMO: An effective method of monitoring and managing metrics is critical to increasing the performance of any organization. Learn how to gain visibility into all areas of concern and leverage insight into operations that stakeholders demand to ensure success.
Posted: 17 May 2007 | Premiered: 17 May 2007

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Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g - New Features Overview
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PODCAST: In this podcast, you'll hear from Matt Bedin, Director for BI Product Management for Oracle, about the many new features and enhancements in Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g (OBIEE 11g) that will excite both end-users and IT managers.
Posted: 23 Mar 2011 | Premiered: Mar 23, 2011

Oracle Corporation
 
 
CPM DEFINITION (continued): …  tasks and put them down in an ordered (sequenced) list.Create a flowchart or other diagram showing each task in relation to the others.Identify the critical and non-critical relationships (paths) among tasks.Determine the expected completion or execution time for each task.Locate or devise alternatives (backups) for the most critical paths.The CPM was developed in the 1950s by DuPont, and was first used in missile-defense construction projects. Since that time, the CPM has been adapted to other fields including hardware and software product research and development. Various computer programs are … 
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