The good news is that when properly deployed, ERP systems can significantly improve supply chain performance. The bad news is that like the analogous metal chain, a supply chain is only as strong as its weakest link....More
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Analysts said the $5.3 billion acquisition could be first in a string of deals for Oracle, which has been stung by aggressive pricing by companies such as Salesforce.com and Workday for their software and internet-based products....More
A top European Union court rejects an appeal by U.S. computer chip giant Intel against the bloc's biggest-ever single company fine of 1.06 billion euros for abusing its dominant market position....More