Enterprise

Reverse Auction: a novel approach to e-procurement

By : CIOL Bureau

Reverse auction, also known
as Blind Bidding is catching up with businesses worldwide. The focus of the auction is generally on the lowest price. The auction reduces
research time and process time by a substantial amount and also promises a wider audience reach.

Tracking Fabmart’s back end technology

By : CIOL Bureau

It’s an acknowledged fact that for any enterprise to e-enable their business process, it’s pertinent that their back-end systems have to be robust and scalable. This is all the more critical for virtual enterprises and online stores like Fabmart, to be successful in their strategies. Ever since their inception in 1999, Fabmart has strived to be different than a brick and mortar store offering better and efficient services. We look at their back-end integration technology that makes them tick.

“We are an infomediary – very strong on content.” – Rohan Ajila

By : CIOL Bureau

Indiamarkets.com has been rated the best marketplace in India for the year 2000 and that is no small achievement. We caught up with Rohan Ajila, Managing Director of the organization and spoke about their aim, aspirations and their company. He says of his company as b2b infrastructure, a b2bmarketplace, b2b enablers and even as b2b trainers all rolled into one.

Wal-Mart empowers its SCM with Cisco technology

By : CIOL Bureau

This is a true-life case study of a successful implementation of SCM solution by the networking giant Cisco to the world’s largest retailer Wal-Mart. It provides an interesting and a detailed information about how actually they arrived at the solution. The hurdles and challenges they faced could well be faced by any organization for that matter and one could take a cue in adopting new technologies efficiently.

Betting on e-Business

By : CIOL Bureau

While retail players like Amazon.com* and eBay* garner press accolades, entire industries are shifting their business dealings to the Internet. Supply-chain management, enterprise resource planning, and other enterprise automation packages are speeding the shift to the digital economy. …More

Stride Rite: stepping onto the Web

By : CIOL Bureau

A wholesaler and retailer of important footwear brands, Stride Rite sought to deploy technology and e-Business systems to improve its business. Not only does the company want to speed product development cycles in a notoriously low-tech business, it also seeks to build brand awareness while gaining expertise in doing business on the Web.…More