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Software Functionality Revealed in Detail
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Support for Old Releases-Good for the User but Is It Good for the Vendor?
The decision to support older releases is like any other business decision, it is all about the money and profitability. If the vendor can make money at

for each  behind SSA's vocal pledge for supporting all its products, each individual product release likely has its own profit and loss (P&L) calculation, so that each business case must stand on its own. Consequently, some releases may still be dropped in the future, while some may have the support price increased. Also, with SSA's impending products convergence strategy in the future (i.e., into future devised SSA iSeries , SSA UNIX , and SSA Financials product lines), the vendor may be thinking longer term and

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Software Functionality Revealed in Detail

We’ve opened the hood on every major category of enterprise software. Learn about thousands of features and functions, and how enterprise software really works.

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CMMS - EAM Software Evaluation Report

The EAM Software Evaluation Report is geared toward groups that need to analyze requirements for a system, which supports maintenance management tasks. Asset management systems typically enable planning, controlling, and monitoring of physical asset events. This Software Evaluation Report includes criteria for comparing general computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) functionality, fleet maintenance, workflow, reporting, and other areas that touch upon asset management practices. 

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