Category: Enterprise Apps

Ariba: Struggling Pioneer No. 2

Like Commerce One, Ariba has suffered a few rounds of layoffs in the past year and is losing money. And like Commerce One, Ariba has

Manugistics Group: Late Entrant

Long strong in supply chain management, Manugistics is a newcomer to e-sourcing and e-procurement software. Although Manugistics’ last full year of profitability was 1997, it

A Reverse Spin on Supply Chain

Big V Supermarkets is taking a lesson from the hotel and airline industries: Use price to determine demand. This is the flip side of supply

Three IT Triumphs for 2001

When gauging the success of technology projects, numbers count. But so does executive support. “[Success] has very little to do with technology and lots to

Star Search

The revolving door in the CIO’s office can’t help Kmart in terms of continuity on its supply-chain projects. At some point, talented people ask themselves