Business Process Automation, or BPA is the process a business uses to contain costs. It consists of integrating applications, cutting labor wherever possible, and using software applications throughout the organization.
"Now in V8.7 of IBM Operational Decision Manager, IBM ODM Advanced applies insights and analytics to operational decisions by bringing together data from different sources and looking at historical trends and patterns to determine the next best action. With IBM Operational Decision Manager Advanced, you gain scope, scale, speed, and simplicity. You can now capture events, build context, and apply it to operational decisions in real-time. This helps detect situations as they occur – presenting risks or opportunities – to enable action.
"IBM invites you to join us for an expert presentation and discussion of the methods and tools available to help Lean Six Sigma teams drive increased levels of efficiency, effectiveness and quality. This webcast will focus on how Lean Six Sigma teams can use collaboration tools to:
Increase process efficiency and reduce waste
Improve process quality and reduce variance
Listen to the 'voice of the customer' to drive process improvement
IBM Blueworks Live is a process modeling tool used by Lean Six Sigma teams to improve business performance and deliver greater value to customers and stakeholders."
Electronic signatures are transforming the way companies do business. Reducing time and room for error, e-signatures have improved workflows across the business. Even better, implementing e-signatures into existing processes is easier than you think!
The ESIGN Act, signed in 2000, granted electronic signatures the same legal status as handwritten signatures throughout the United States. Electronic signatures – commonly called “e-signatures” – greatly simplify the way companies gather, track and manager signatures, approvals, and workflows. Learn more now!
Moving existing line-of-business (LOB) applications to the cloud can be a daunting task. In this white paper, find out how Rackspace makes moving to the Microsoft cloud easy by:
• Assessing current system and applications with one of 250+ Microsoft Experts
• Understanding how to utilize new cloud capabilities based on our over 15 years of Microsoft Cloud experience
• Manage, monitor and secure migrated applications and workloads 24x7x365
The cloud has become mainstream. Businesses are no longer asking “Should we move to the cloud?” but wondering “When should we move?” Furthermore, hybrid clouds are not new, and some of the foundational elements of hybrid cloud creation, operation and maintenance are rooted in decades-old traditional data center technologies.
This whitepaper will:
•Examine the concepts of hybrid cloud environments.
•Discuss the potential advantages of using hybrid cloud technologies.
•Look at how the Microsoft Azure platform enables efficient and effective hybrid cloud computing.
Download it now.
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Two out of three executives under the age of 35 are frustrated by technology at work, but believe they can be more productive with information sharing, and that better communications will positively impact business growth. Find out how else the digital revolution is impacting midsize businesses >
Watson Engagement Advisor is transforming the way people and organizations interact with the latest evolution of self-service. Watson Engagement Advisor empowers users to get questions answered in the manner they like best.
What is the total economic impact of IBM Datacap? This Forrester paper examines the total economic impact and potential ROI that enterprises may realize and provides a framework for how to measure financial impact in their organizations.
Recent studies have shown that the lack of integration between sales and marketing systems can cause the biggest gap between top sales performers and under-achievers. Yet less than 1 out of 10 B2B companies report good alignment between sales and marketing organizations, according to Sirius Decisions.
Download the white paper “How Top Performing Companies Drive Sales and Marketing Alignment” to learn more about how content personalization, analytics, and process automation can help you build a stronger relationship between sales and marketing.
Contact center infrastructure vendors continue to expand their solution offerings to include broader feature sets, including omnichannel routing, and alternative delivery models. Companies should evaluate vendors' technology and ability to deliver in relevant regions.
Offices aren’t productivity factories anymore—they’re collaboration centers where individuals and groups can develop their best ideas. That means building out an office takes a whole new approach, and it isn’t just about using aesthetics and shiny toys to attract top talent (although that is part of it). Successful offices are functional tools that bring technology and people together so they can do their best work. Cisco® Collaboration tools bring people together to speed the decision-making process and help you execute on your most innovative ideas while cutting operational waste. Bring Cisco Collaboration to your workplace and create a workplace that works.