The Holloway Angle
The Holloway Angle contains short pieces of news, analysis and opinions on Process (including applications such as ERP, PLM and SCM) and Sensory devices (RFID). Some of this will not be completely thought out but instead I hope you will add value to my off-the-wall thoughts. It won't always be regular but please feel free to contribute to the debate. May the ping be with you!
Checkpoint Launches Enhanced RFID-Based Electronic Article Surveillance Overhead Solution
Checkpoints Systems Inc has announced the release of Overhead 2.0. It is a key component of an integrated solution delivering real-time inventory and demand-driven replenishment. It serves as an Electronic Article Surveillance (EAS) system that...
Simon Holloway, Bloor Research | 23rd November '13
QPR Software announce new release of QPR suite
QPR Software announced on November 14th 2013 that it will start distributing the new 2014 version of QPR Suite on January 8th 2014. QPR Suite 2014 includes QPR EnterpriseArchitect, QPR ProcessDesigner, QPR Metrics and QPR ProcessAnalyzer. Jaakko...
Simon Holloway, Bloor Research | 15th November '13
RF Code launches New Mobile Management Platform
RF Code has announced an asset-management software application for iPads, tablets and smartphones. Asset Manager Mobile also provides interactive desktop graphing and charting capabilities. The new product adds to RF Code's IT asset-tracking and...
Simon Holloway, Bloor Research | 22nd September '13
Access Group launches dedicated not-for-profit division
Access Group has announced the launch of a new dedicated division specifically focused on the not-for-profit (NFP) sector. They have appointed Rob Barr, previously of Iris and Epicor, as divisional director for the NFP arm. Barr said, As a company...
Simon Holloway, Bloor Research | 21st June '13
Bizagi introduce Simulation to their freeware process modeller
Bizagi have announced a new version (2.5) of their freeware process modelling tool that incorporates simulation capabilities. The simulation capabilities have been provided through collaboration between Bizagi and Lanner. The Lanner Group was formed...
Simon Holloway, Bloor Research | 19th June '13
Informatica acquire Active Endpoints
Active Endpoints has been acquired by Informatica. The news was buried in a press release announcing Informatica's latest cloud-based product, which is dated February 20, 2013. It's not immediately clear when the acquisition happened. The...
Simon Holloway, Bloor Research | 23rd May '13
The change of season and, of course, the weather from snow to sunshine here in the UK seems to have coincided with the production of 2 reports on ERP from 2 of the major magazines aimed at the manufacturing vertical. The Logistics Manager article[i]...
Simon Holloway, Bloor Research | 21st May '13
QPR Software launch standalone version of QPR EnterpriseArchitect
QPR Software announced on May 14th the launch of QPR EAXpress, a new software tool offering the benefits of QPR EnterpriseArchitect as a standalone version. Jaakko Riihinen, SVP Products & Technology at QPR Software. stated, QPR EAXpress has...
Simon Holloway, Bloor Research | 16th May '13
Access Group increases cloud footprint with acquisition of TeamSeer
On April 18th, Access Group acquired the SaaS-based staff planner and team management solution, TeamSeer, thus increasing their aCloud subsrriber base. This makes Access's ninth acquisition in recent months. TeamSeer automates the absence management...
Simon Holloway, Bloor Research | 27th April '13
QPR Software and CGI form process analysis partnership
QPR Software announced today that they are to build a partnership with CGI to provide a process analysis service in Finland. This partnership will be based around QPR's ProcessAnalyzer tool. The initial scope of the partnership covers the provision...
Simon Holloway, Bloor Research | 24th April '13
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