Strategic planning News
January 12, 2018
In an effort to help consumers make informed health decisions, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) renewed its commitment to digital health technology in its 2018 strategic policy roadmap. The ...
November 29, 2016
Curt Carver promised to the staff, faculty and students that he would improve their lives in at least 100 ways during his first year as vice president and CIO at the University of Alabama at ...
July 19, 2016
Gartner's Magic Quadrant for cloud HCM suites selects Oracle, SAP and Workday as leaders; ADP, Ceridian and Ultimate Software as challengers; Meta4 and Talentia Software as niche players.
June 23, 2016
Gartner Magic Quadrant for strategic corporate performance management software selects Oracle, SAP, IBM and Adaptive Insights as leaders and ranks 12 other vendors.
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Strategic planning is the process executives undertake in order to make thoughtful decisions about their organization’s mission, values and goals, and properly allocate resources to fulfill those directives. Continue Reading
Vendor neutral archives (VNAs) continue to gain popularity in the healthcare industry, a byproduct of the need to share data among various medical imaging systems and other IT setups in hospitals. At its core, a VNA allows physicians and other providers to easily exchange clinical images, regardless of the imaging software or system in use. Various vendors sell VNAs, which puts pressure on hospital purchasing teams as they navigate through plans to install these systems.
In this buyer's essentials guide, health IT professionals and others will learn 13 useful considerations to make before purchasing a VNA -- including important, often disregarded matters and obvious aspects that may require more details. Among the areas discussed are data migration between VNAs, information lifecycle management concerns and how VNAs can better work in tandem with picture archiving and communications systems. Continue Reading
Porter's Five Forces is a framework developed by economist Michael E. Porter to determine the profitability and therefore attractiveness of a market or market segment. Continue Reading
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Narrowing the focus of its projects and knowing which partners to collaborate with are key pieces of the San Jose smart city strategy. Continue Reading
HR manager at consumer products giant says using cloud-based Anaplan to manage head count gives HR a seat at the finance table and more say in strategic business planning. Continue Reading
Maintaining multiple ERP systems can be challenging. But should all businesses have only one ERP system? Continue Reading
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Connecting scientific approaches to supply chain management with the technology tool of SAP ECC can help ensure a smoother flow of information and material. Continue Reading
The HR systems administrator will serve an important role in helping the HR team become more strategic. Here's a look at nine skill areas that person will need to have. Continue Reading
Multiple layers of software tools and business processes are needed to ensure that sales performance serves a company's strategic goals -- and the bottom line. Continue Reading
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Many customers see consultants as greedy salespeople, but it's still possible to work together toward your long-term business goals. Continue Reading
With virtualization on the docket for this month's tweet jam, participants discussed the strategic planning process for virtual projects. Continue Reading
If you have plans to relocate your mainframe shop, remember that the best data center move strategies include careful testing and a team that's both business- and tech-savvy. Continue Reading