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DEFINITION: Planned obsolescence, also called built-in obsolescence, is the conception, design and production of a product, such as hardware or software , with the intent that it should be useful, functional or popular for a limited length of time. The term was coined in the 1950s by Brooks Stevens who suggested that new and improved products are in constant demand by consumers and that corporations can best respond  … 
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Manufacturing Company Increases Productivity While Managing Risk
sponsored by Sunrise Technologies
CASE STUDY: Companies rely on its enterprise resource planning (ERP) system to help manage finances, manufacturing, and the supply chain. Learn how one companied increased productivity while managing risk with a reliable, efficient and adaptable solution.
Posted: 19 Mar 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Sunrise Technologies

Enterprise Performance Management
sponsored by Epicor Software Corporation
WHITE PAPER: The most powerful ERP systems have long been designed to facilitate enterprise performance management (EPM). Learn how to select and use the right tools to execute and effective EPM strategy.
Posted: 12 Mar 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2004

Epicor Software Corporation

Creating an Online Parts Catalog to Increase Part Sales and Improve Aftermarket Customer Satisfaction
sponsored by Enigma, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper documents the experiences of three companies that have implemented Enigma's electronic parts catalogs.
Posted: 11 Mar 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2008

Enigma, Inc.

Automating Job Card Generation for Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul
sponsored by Enigma, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Manual job card generation processes significantly hamper maintenance efficiency and accuracy for A, B, C, and D checks alike, directly resulting in lost time, errors, and flight delays.
Posted: 11 Mar 2008 | Published: 01 Oct 2007

Enigma, Inc.

Strategies for Profitable Growth - Aerospace & Defense Manufacturing
sponsored by SAP AG
WHITE PAPER: Examine the comprehensive strategies, solutions, and best practices for the aerospace and defense (A&D) manufacturing industry based on technical and business expertise. Learn best practices and strategies for profitable growth in your business.
Posted: 21 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2005

SAP AG

Tuning ERP and the Supply Chain for Profitable Growth
sponsored by Epicor Software Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Some of the biggest opportunities exist in the supply chain and globalization. This Ventana Research white paper explores how you can improve business performance by addressing opportunities and risks within your supply chain and ERP systems.
Posted: 21 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Epicor Software Corporation

Cost Justification of an Automated Data Collection System
sponsored by Epicor Software Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Learn how automated data collection can help you increase ROI, achieve better information, reduce shipping errors, increase customer satisfaction and improve ef-ficiency of manufacturing operations.
Posted: 21 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jun 2004

Epicor Software Corporation

Building the Information Infrastructure for a Global Enterprise: How to Help Your ERP System Keep up with an Expanding Business
sponsored by Epicor Software Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Globalization can have serious impacts on key business processes, and ERP systems must evolve to address the needs of an international company. Learn how you can implement an ERP system fit for a global supply chain.
Posted: 21 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Epicor Software Corporation

Placing a Lens on Supply Chain Planning
sponsored by IBM Line of Business
WHITE PAPER: Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) is becoming a necessity for successful supply chain execution.
Posted: 29 Nov 2007 | Published: 01 Nov 2007

IBM Line of Business

Linking the Global Supply Chain
sponsored by AT&T Corp
WHITE PAPER: IP networks and applications help with all-around responsiveness and removing uncertainty from the supply chain. Read this white paper to find out how your organization can benefit from this type of technology
Posted: 10 Sep 2007 | Published: 10 Sep 2007

AT&T Corp

Forget Speeds And Feeds - Outsourcing Today Is All About Your Business
sponsored by OneNeck IT Services
WHITE PAPER: Enterprise Resource Planning has numerous deployment options that involve varying levels of company involvement, efficiency, completeness and cost. Read this white paper that details successful outsourcing models for ERP.
Posted: 24 Aug 2007 | Published: 01 Aug 2007

OneNeck IT Services

Continuous Availability for SAP Perfect Plant Environments
sponsored by Stratus Technologies
WHITE PAPER: To attain imperatives for efficiency, quality and regulatory compliance, manufacturing, oil and utility companies are implementing integrated IT solutions. Download this paper to learn how you can optimize performance on your plant floor.
Posted: 22 Aug 2007 | Published: 01 Aug 2007

Stratus Technologies

Applying RFID Technology in High Volume Manufacturing
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: The recent evolution of global radio frequency identification (RFID) standards is leading many manufacturers to accelerate their investigations of its potential. Read this report to explore how (RFID) technology can be used for high volume manufacturing.
Posted: 20 Aug 2007 | Published: 01 Sep 2005

Intel Corporation

Advanced Manufacturing Solutions for Small to Midsize Businesses: How the right enterprise manufacturing software can help SMBs reduce costs and pave the way for growth
sponsored by Glovia Services, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how small to midsize businesses (SMBs) can use enterprise manufacturing software to streamline their operations, reduce costs, improve their overall efficiency and succeed even as large companies continue to flood the global landscape.
Posted: 13 Aug 2007 | Published: 13 Aug 2007


The ERP in Manufacturing Benchmark Report
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Organizations are struggling to derive more and better business value from their Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) implementations. Read this paper to learn how to evaluate your ERP landscapes to better align IT with business goals.
Posted: 04 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Aug 2006

Infor

Boeing 787: Global Supply Chain Management Takes Flight
sponsored by E2open
CASE STUDY: Read this case study to learn how to improve time-to-market and reduce total cost by leveraging your extended supply chain and partner manufacturing resources as a competitive advantage.
Posted: 15 May 2007 | Published: 01 May 2007

E2open

Reducing the Supply Chain Risk in a Partner Based, Global Manufacturing Environment
sponsored by E2open
WEBCAST: Access this webcast to learn about expanding global environments & enterprises.
Posted: 15 May 2007 | Premiered: May 1, 2007

E2open

5 Ways ERP Can Help You Implement Lean
sponsored by Epicor Software Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Improve productivity and customer service with a lean approach to manufacturing. Read this white paper to learn how ERP works with lean to identify value and non-value components with your SAP system to give you a competitive edge.
Posted: 25 Apr 2007 | Published: 01 Apr 2007

Epicor Software Corporation

Achieving Lean Success - A Holistic Approach
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Learn what it means to be lean across all departmental functions, how an organization can position itself to achieve lean business practices supply chain wide, as well as critical elements each line manager needs to consider to support lean principles.
Posted: 26 Feb 2007 | Published: 01 Feb 2007

Infor

Long Distance Supply Chain Optimization: Shifting from Local to Global Networks
sponsored by Infor
PRODUCT LITERATURE: A long distance sourcing solution can provide a real-time link between logistics, material planning, manufacturing, inventory control and supply chain execution.
Posted: 10 Nov 2006 | Published: 01 Nov 2006

Infor

Integration Appliances: The Fastest Track to Master Data Management
sponsored by Cast Iron Systems
WHITE PAPER: You'll learn about the key benefits of master data management (MDM), the core requirements for implementing it, and the specific ways that Application Integration Appliances can enable affordable, effective, enterprise MDM.
Posted: 08 Feb 2006 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

Cast Iron Systems

Five Ways ERP Can Help You Implement Lean
sponsored by Epicor Software Corporation
WHITE PAPER: A lean approach to manufacturing can help improve productivity and customer service. Read this white paper to learn how ERP works with lean to identify value and non-value components with your SAP system to give you a competitive edge.
Posted: 03 Oct 2005 | Published: 01 Sep 2005

Epicor Software Corporation
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MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY DEFINITION (continued): …  by manufacturing items that don't last very long.In the computer industry, planned obsolescence occurs in a synergistic manner between the hardware and software sectors. New application s and operating system s (OSs) demand more memory , hard disk space, storage capacity and throughput . This demand leads to the development of improved memory technology, increasingly capacious hard drives and storage media and faster microprocessor s. These developments, in turn, are followed by still more sophisticated applications and OSs, driving the cycle to continue. All of this is fueled by the geek 's love … 
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