Corporate managers responsible for multiple fuel tank locations need remote technology applications to maximize their information use and increase the reach of their resources. Success when planning new remote technology projects can be measured in terms of increased profitability or ROI if the planners adequately address the build vs. buy decisions required when choosing the necessary hardware, software, deployment and integration strategy.
ROI is based on the analysis of differential cash flows. In the case of remote data acquisition and aggregation systems for fuel tank operators, it is based on calculating the cost of acquiring and aggregating the data manually and compared to the total cost of owning, maintaining and operating an automated data acquisition and aggregation system.
Published By: Gold Lasso
Published Date: Jul 13, 2007
Since the introduction of e-mail as a viable marketing and communications vehicle, the focus has shifted from a "one size fits all" model to content that is relevant and specific to the intended recipient. This paper reviews general concepts behind personalization, further investigates its advantages, discusses the challenges to personalizing campaigns and provides solutions to overcome the challenges.
What is often overlooked is that application performance is just one of three key drivers of return on investment (ROI) from your Siebel application. An efficient infrastructure is critical. It's important to optimize the Siebel application for your own unique business environment, user needs and usage patterns. But, it's all for naught if you do not build and sustain adoption and efficient and effective use of the Siebel application by your end users.
This paper will discuss the shortcomings of some established filtering methods and outline how SPAMfighter's community-based approach to filtering can result in it performing much better than competing products and delivering a far superior return on investment.
Download this free report to explore the potential of applying business performance management principles to advance document performance management to reduce costs; better manage documents as vital strategic, financial and information assets; and secure positive returns on investments from outsourcing. Learn more today!
A large financial institution used a competitive product for Web Access Management. By working with P2 Security, the company was able to determine its true Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). An analysis following the installation of maXecurity revealed annual cost savings of millions of dollars per year. In addition, by switching to maXecurity, the Return on Investment (ROI) was measured in months.
Lawson Enterprise Asset Management is a software solution specifically designed to help improve the reliability and availability of your critical assets. It can help you to maximize your profitability and return on your asset investment during every stage of the asset lifecycle. It can also be easily integrated with your other business operations and systems.
Direct digital manufacturing, otherwise known as rapid manufacturing, is a process that employs additive fabrication technology (aka rapid prototyping) to produce end-use items. Directly from CAD data, components are manufactured without molding, casting or machining. The impact of direct digital manufacturing is far-reaching, and the opportunities and advantages are extensive. This is why direct digital manufacturing is heralded as the next industrial revolution.
A great customer relationship management (CRM) solution can enable a significant return on investment and revenue when its user experience is designed around the natural workflows of its users, such as sales representatives and their managers.
ChoiceStream’s “Seven Key Requirements for Personalized Recommendation Services” white paper outlines e-commerce recommendation services and key capabilities that can improve sales revenue and customer engagement. You’ll also receive a Recommendation Evaluation Scorecard to help you objectively summarize critical core requirements in order to maximize your return on investment.
Read how Business analytics investments are more important than ever for business competitiveness and profitability and are becoming increasingly essential to maximize a company's return on investment.
Published By: vcopious
Published Date: Oct 01, 2010
This paper analyzes the current scenario facing IT departments, where they must focus on maximizing their return from existing IT investments, while also leveraging the best solutions available via a SaaS model.
To fully realize the benefits of social recruiting and maximize the return on investment, job postings must be optimized in terms of format, content, and delivery time. Job postings need to be social media optimized (SMO) to deliver results.
With a network of more than 200 stores across Canada, Giant Tiger wanted to find a better way to align local financial and operational planning with central corporate objectives. Learn how they automated budgeting and forecasting processes and enabled store-based users to enter actual data directly into the system via a simple web interface to reduce the budgeting cycle by up to 85 percent, save approximately 220 hours per month for store-based staff, and receive a full return on investment within 24 months.
A must read if you are considering a marketing automation solution. Gleanster Research surveyed 219 organizations to isolate practices from "Top Performers". The report explores the use of Marketing Automation, solutions to common challenges, metrics for measuring the success of the investment, and best practices for maximizing the return on investment.
The latest Adobe Digital Index Report quantifies the value of greater marketing focus to existing customers. Returning and repeat purchasers generate a disproportionately large share of revenue for online retailers. Read on to learn more.