White Paper: ACG Research
The imperative for communication service providers to embrace more agile service delivery platforms that help them become more continuously innovative is compelling and widespread. Having proven the essential functionality of numerous types of network appliances and applications in lab tests and trials, it is now time for operators to put the platforms to use in progressively larger deployments and determine how well they can meet their goals. This whitepaper provides an analysis of the nature of architectural transitions such as NFV in service providers’ environments and its strengths in determining the economic advantages on cost and revenue-generating aspects of designs. Key takeaways from this whitepaper: The Rise of NFV in Service Providers’ Environments Beyond Theory & POCs: Realizing the NFV Vision The Case of a Tier 1 Operator’s Deployment of NFV at Scale based on Open Architecture Platforms The Operator’s Perspective on Its Deployment Architectural, Operational, and Economic Attributes Compared
White Paper: Bellwether Software
Purchasing automation eliminates bottlenecks, increases buying power, reduces cycle time, improves inventory management & reduces rouge spending. If your purchasing cycle is automated, the company can expect an improved bottom line, positive impact on corporate spend and purchasing decisions. This whitepaper discusses about how and why to assess purchasing automation savings & solutions. It highlights: Purchasing process flow quickly reveals inefficiencies Boost profits by automating your purchasing functions Guidelines for evaluating software options The future of purchasing and supply Purchasing, a vital company function Within the purchasing function, business has a great opportunity to implement cost reduction in a major spend area and move into the 21st century. If you have not yet automated your purchasing function, now is really the time.
White Paper: NexInfo Solutions, Inc
Project-Driven Supply Chain planning enables organizations to develop a single planning and execution strategy that enhances the accuracy of decision making and reduce the communication gap while working on the modern Supply Chain Management (SCM) tools. The adaptation and deployment of project driven supply chain planning & processes can help companies to achieve business objectives and give How to improve project delivery in supply chain management? What are the base process designs and solutions for all project driven supply chains? How to build forecast and develop profitability from Sales & Operations Planning? This whitepaper illustrates how project driven companies can benefit from the adoption of supply chain planning process. Project driven supply chain planning delivers real time benefits like: Improve supply chain delivery performance and improve project delivery in terms of both schedule and quality. To improve project delivery schedules and make costs more predictable. To improve margins by securing scarce material and resources early and allows to hedge against market fluctuations. Improving overall customer satisfaction and increases profitability.
Increased Customer Satisfaction: Creating a Customer-Centric Operation
White Paper: ServicePower
Is yours a truly customer-centric organization?Is your business truly being customer-focused? Increased customer satisfaction is becoming the top metric used to measure success of field service organizations (FSO). Indicator of customer success implies repeat purchase decisions, new customer referrals, and extended revenue for the service operation. What are the impacts of increasing customer satisfaction on profitability? This whitepaper discusses about driving efficient business processes through increased customer satisfaction and provides brief insight on: Steps for creating a customer-centric culture in organisations Key elements of customer transformation strategy What are the essential strategies to increase customer satisfaction? How Open Call Management (OCM) process has enhanced customer satisfaction. Selecting the right field service management software to enhance customer satisfaction From this white paper you’ll get to know how field service management has changed significantly and why field service organizations are focusing more on increased customer satisfaction to improve their brand image.
Maximization & Optimization: The Service Ecosystem Imperative
White Paper: ServicePower
Maximization and optimization techniques help field service organizations to solve fundamental service problems. They provide an imperative way of making business decisions, focused on achieving the highest outcome in a cost effective manner. Companies operating in the service ecosystem attempt to achieve this outcome by adhering to the principles of maximization and optimization. What is service ecosystem and what is its role in field service organization? The service ecosystem refers to the complex array of business functions and transactions involved in the delivery of field service to end-customers. Field service organizations include a service ecosystem which dispatches field technicians with the right parts and skills to deliver services in a timely manner. This whitepaper on service ecosystem gives a brief insight into: The service ecosystem imperative: Adhering to the principles of maximization and optimization to create and maintain thriving, profitable businesses Challenges regarding maximization & optimization Ways of achieving maximization and optimization objectives by companies The role of technology in achieving the imperative of maximization and optimization Service ecosystem KPIs related to optimization & maximization How Optimized scheduling enables a field service organization (FSO) to optimize appointments by ensuring high level of compliance Download this whitepaper and learn more about solving field service problems faced by field service organizations and how ServicePower, an expert in providing Optimization Technology has come up with an innovative way of mobilizing field service management to improve productivity and efficiency.
Establishing Business Growth Strategy For Better Productivity
White Paper: Sapphire Systems
Why is it needed to establish business growth strategy? As the new digitalized economy is reshaping markets and transforming the way people interact with organizations, it becomes necessary for them to know about the risks associated with business growth in the new digitalized economy and how the technology is supporting business growth strategies to meet business objectives and gain profit. Now, there must be many questions have arrived in your mind like, why is it needed? Which strategies will help in improving business productivity and profitability? Don’t worry you are just one step away from the answer. To make your questions answerable, download and read this whitepaper which looks at the risks and opportunities associated with business growth in the new digitalized economy, and highlights why now is the time to stop firefighting and put the spark back into IT strategy. It answers the following key questions: How technology is supporting business growth strategies? How to establish a business growth strategy? How to integrate digital strategy with business strategy? How to establish a plan to foster the growth?
White Paper: ShipHawk
Are you implementing smart shipping practices to step out of your geographic comfort zone and allow your business to broaden your customer base? This free whitepaper on shipping profitablity guides on: What shipping tactics may attract more traffic and purchases? Right way to examine your shipping process to drive profitability. Why your business can lose the ability to drive profitability through pricing alone? Where your customers come from or what they’ll be purchasing before they arrive? To make shipping profitable, you need to gain an insight into your overall cost for each order - price, cost of goods and shipping cost, and automate the time consuming part of logistic process .To increase your profit margin and overall experience to your customers, a proper shipping strategy should be implemented. Read this free whitepaper to know the top three ways retailers can use shipping as a strategic tool to improve their margins.
White Paper: SAP BusinessObjects
Your company’s focus has been on streamlining operations, acquiring customers, increasing revenues and profitability, and outpacing the competition. And while your company has continued to improve its operating efficiencies (sometimes by quickly learning from past mistakes), you feel your company should be spending more time analyzing what’s going on and predicting and planning for the future – rather than having your employees constantly running around trying to solve operational problems based on history and putting out fires.