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DEFINITION: In venture investing and new company development, the burn rate is the rate at which a new company is spending its capital while waiting for profitable operation. Typically, a new company, especially in new, fast-growing fields such as Internet commerce or publishing, expects in its early stages to spend money faster than it can take in revenue. The term is often seen in financial reviews and discussions  … 
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Analyst's take: Kronos time and attendance applications achieve greater return on investment than Oracle products
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WHITE PAPER: Most companies have pay rule environments with some complexity, such as multiple states and shift differentials or collective bargaining agreements.
Posted: 20 Oct 2011 | Published: 14 Mar 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

Analyst's take: Kronos Workforce Central return on investment
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WHITE PAPER: Kronos Workforce Central enables companies to reduce payroll error, reduce human resources management time and cost, and increase employee productivity by providing a centralized system for managing all the facets of the employee lifecycle.The solution can also increase visibility into labor issues and costs for improved decision making.
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 25 Feb 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

Analyst's take: Maximise success with Microsoft Dynamics
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WHITE PAPER: Microsoft partners that follow a structured methodology to sell, deliver, and optimize Microsoft Dynamics solutions can reduce their own cost and risk, focus on core competencies, and ultimately increase profits and customer satisfaction.
Posted: 20 Oct 2011 | Published: 09 Mar 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

Analyst's take: NetSuite reaps rewards for satisfied customers
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WHITE PAPER: Nucleus has found NetSuite customers are both satisfied and loyal, as NetSuite enables them to rapidly deploy ERP functionality that is integrated with other components without the cost and timeline of traditional on-premise systems.
Posted: 26 Oct 2011 | Published: 19 Jan 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

Analyst's take: New Microsoft Visual Studio Team System offers more benefits to users
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WHITE PAPER: Microsoft Visual Studio Team System enables companies to increase productivity in development environments and adopt cost-reducing strategies such as follow the sun.  Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate will give users more ways to achieve these improvements.
Posted: 24 Oct 2011 | Published: 21 Jan 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

Analyst's take: Return on investment of IBM Cognos Software
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WHITE PAPER: Companies that use IBM Cognos software are able to improve productivity, reduce or avoid headcount, reduce financing costs, and increase profitability.  These benefits are achieved because when employees can rapidly access and analyze data in consistent ways, they are better able to make business changes that both lower costs and increase revenues.
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 21 Feb 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

Analyst's take: Scheduling applications cut healthcare costs
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WHITE PAPER: By deploying advanced scheduling tools, healthcare institutions can reduce labor costs and improve the productivity of schedulers, staffers, and caregivers.
Posted: 20 Oct 2011 | Published: 11 Mar 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

Analyst's take: Siemens PLM software cuts costs and boosts innovation for packaged goods industry
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WHITE PAPER: Siemens product lifecycle management (PLM) software for the consumer packaged goods and food and beverage industries enables companies to optimize package design and accelerate innovation while reducing costs.
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 23 Feb 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

Analyst's take: Siemens PLM software revs up benefits for automotive industry
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WHITE PAPER: Siemens product lifecycle management (PLM) software for the automotive industry helps manufacturers leverage globalization, reduce time-tomarket, optimize resources, and ensure compliance and sustainability.
Posted: 24 Oct 2011 | Published: 02 Feb 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

Analyst's take: Siemens product lifecycle management software solutions for aerospace industry
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WHITE PAPER: Siemens supports solutions for service and sustainment in the aerospace and defense industries that enable companies to reduce service costs and time cycles while increasing profitability across the service life of products.
Posted: 26 Oct 2011 | Published: 17 Jan 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

Analyst's take: Surety's AbsoluteProof protects data integrity
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WHITE PAPER: Surety’s AbsoluteProof provides organizations with a means to ensure the veracity and integrity of electronic records, files, and other digital content over time, strengthening intellectual property protection while reducing risk.
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 14 Feb 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

Analytics & Data Warehousing Reader Survey Europe
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RESEARCH CONTENT: Over 150 IT professionals across Europe reveal their plans and priorities for business intelligence and analytics,  in this exclusive research from Computer Weekly.
Posted: 27 Jan 2014 | Published: 27 Jan 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Analytics in a Big Data World
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BOOK: This extract from Bart Baesen's book gives an overview of big data and analytics, its applications, analytic models, and job profiles in analytics, and includes a discount code for Computer Weekly readers.
Posted: 20 Oct 2014 | Published: 20 Oct 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Are You Ready for Real-Time Information?
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WHITE PAPER: Enterprises today have a special appetite for real-time data to enable better decision making - and it's no long a luxury, but an expectation.
Posted: 17 Sep 2014 | Published: 17 Sep 2014

Hitachi Data Systems

ASOS: The boardroom view of IT
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PRESENTATION: Nick Beighton , CFO of the online fashion retailer ASOS.com, draws on his experience in both IT and finance to offer tips to CIOs on building credibility with the board of directors.
Posted: 20 Dec 2013 | Published: 07 Sep 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Analytic Architectures: Approaches to Supporting Analytics Users and Workloads
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ANALYST REPORT: In this report written by Wayne Eckerson, Director of Research for TechTarget, Wayne proposes that there are four main types of intelligences designed to turn data into information and information into insights and action: business intelligence (BI), analytic intelligence, continuous intelligence and content intelligence. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 24 Mar 2011 | Published: 24 Mar 2011

BeyeNETWORK

Are You Ready For a New Era in B2B Collaboration?
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines what companies can do to modernize their approach to business-to-business collaboration in response to trends like globalization, consumerization, and mobility.
Posted: 03 Sep 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

IBM

Ashurst Australia Focuses on Domestic and International Growth
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CASE STUDY: This exclusive case study reveals how the right analytics strategy enabled the law firm Ashurst Australia to address the challenges of business growth by analyzing business performance, identifying opportunities for improvement, and more.
Posted: 14 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Mar 2013

IBM

Austin Energy – Implementing Effective BI and Data Warehousing in Weeks
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CASE STUDY: This case study looks at how an Austin, TX energy company, Austin Energy, has incorporated business intelligence (BI) best practices to achieve effective data warehousing in a matter of weeks.
Posted: 16 Nov 2010 | Published: 16 Nov 2010

Infobright, Inc.

Automated Business Intelligence: Delivering Real Business Value, Quickly, Easily, and Affordably
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WHITE PAPER: This White Paper explores how traditional approaches fall short, what the automated solution and its benefits look like, how the on-demand delivery model best represents the integrated stack necessary for automation, and how the automated, on-demand model brings the benefits of BI to a far broader audience than ever before.
Posted: 19 Jun 2009 | Published: 19 Jun 2009

Birst

Automated Compliance: Making the Case and Reaping the Rewards
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PODCAST: Regulatory compliance is a priority that never goes away for banking institutions. In this podcast, learn about the core competencies of regulatory compliance and the regulatory compliance trends to watch for in 2009.
Posted: 30 Mar 2009 | Premiered: Mar 30, 2009

Tripwire, Inc.

Automated Invoice Processing into Oracle E-Business Suite
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WHITE PAPER: Document automation will add to the company's bottom line, save time, better business processes, and increased control. This paper will demonstrate how to automate the AP process within Oracle E-Business Suite, and what type of investment will need to be made and what kind of benefits can be expected.
Posted: 20 Aug 2009 | Published: 19 Aug 2009

ReadSoft

Automating Stimulus Fund Reporting: How New Technologies Simplify Federal Reporting
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WHITE PAPER: This paper explores the reporting challenges faced by organizations and examines the many benefits of automated U.S. American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) reporting systems.
Posted: 19 Nov 2009 | Published: 19 Nov 2009

SAP

Aviva Aims to Double Business Volume and Improve Customer Service with FICO Blaze Advisor System
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CASE STUDY: This case study examines Aviva's adoption of the FICO Blade Advisor business rules management system; allowing them to double business volume, acquire 50% more customers, keep costs flat, and improve the quality of complex customer interactions.
Posted: 10 Mar 2011 | Published: 10 Mar 2011

FICO

Avoiding the Economic Cliff by Managing the Data Center Floor
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper reviews a just-in-time technology to help IT pros defer the ever-increasing cost of the data center: raising the data center floor. Doing so can optimize space, power, and cooling, while also enhancing availability and service levels.
Posted: 03 Nov 2008 | Published: 03 Nov 2008

Global DataCenter Management, Inc. (GDCM)
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BURN RATE DEFINITION (continued): …  about new Internet companies, public or private, where the question is whether revenue will begin to flow in sufficient amounts before the invested capital plus revenue is "burnt up." When the burn rate begins to exceed plan or revenue fails to meet expectations, the usual recourse is to reduce the burn rate (which, in most companies, means reducing the staff). When it is burnt up (or before), a company has to find additional capital through loans, private equity investors, or a public stock offering; merge with or sell itself to another company; go non-profit; or terminate its operation.Michael … 
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