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Monthly Archives: August 2010

Challenges posed by cloud application integration surmountable

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An increasing number of businesses continue to adopt cloud-based software as a service (SaaS), but many challenges remain as some companies are adopting a hybrid system, it has been stated.

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Direct mail projected to grow significantly

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Direct mail marketing campaigns are increasingly playing a vital role in helping companies to boost their ad spend, according to new research conducted by Global Industry Analysts.

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Direct mail is a 'strong and effective medium'

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Direct mail remains a strong and effective medium for US marketers looking to drive sales.

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E-mail campaigns can drive e-commerce sales

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Marketers looking to drive sales on their e-commerce platform may want to consider running an e-mail marketing campaign, it has been suggested.

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Rising budgets could lead to increase in uptake of address verification tools

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A significant majority of direct marketing agencies believe that their budgets are set to increase in the second half of 2010, new research shows.

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SME's 'must utilize their online presence'

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Small-to-medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have been urged to ensure that their online presence is being utilized effectively.

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E-commerce is a 'vital' part of multichannel retailing

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As the economic situation improves retailers are planning to invest more money into IT, it has been suggested.

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Data storage professionals facing cost and complexity problems, survey finds

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Complexity and cost are the two main challenges faced by data storage administrators looking to backup and recover information, it has been claimed.

According to the results of a study by Nimble Storage, over half of the respondents (53 per cent) identified the complexity of data systems as their main obstacle, while two thirds believe that tight budgets are standing in their way.

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ERPs can help improve patient care

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Healthcare professionals are keen to see the introduction of electronic patient records (ERPs), it has been suggested.

Computer Weekly blogger Adrian Bridgewater noted that many doctors believe the ERPs will help to bring about data management improvements to the sector.

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Order management systems 'need to work alongside CRM'

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Implementing a closely coupled customer relationship management (CRM) system with an order management system is vital to ensuring further retail growth, it has been claimed.

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