September 2011

Authored by Sarah Mack, TeamCain

Since we were founded in 1996, we have served hundreds of customers spanning most industries on multiple continents. While we travel all over, it’s nice to come home from time to time. Our head office is located alongside the Otonabee River in beautiful Peterborough, Ontario. As I write this blog entry, the leaves are becoming a bit redder on the trees across the river highlighting that soon it will be winter. And with the snow and winter...

Authored by Alana Smith, TeamCain

We recently bought a new matching couch and chair. The original price for both was $1,600 and we were able to get them for $300. “How can this set be that cheap?” we asked. We found out that this couch and chair were actually two years old. They had been in the back warehouse, hidden behind a bunch of boxes and mirrors, until a worker had found them and they realized they needed to get rid of this out of date stock. We lucked out on the furniture but if their warehouse operations...

*N.B.: Information in the following blog entry is based on the whitepaper: A Tale of Two Cities: JD Edwards ERP Integration and Interoperability with Salesforce.com CRM - Interface Touchpoints between the Cloud and the Ground (October 2010) from MAGIC Software.
 
Authored by Sarah Mack, TeamCain
 
JD Edwards and Salesforce.com were both designed to allow for integration and interoperability. However, most...

Authored by Alana Smith, TeamCain

There is nothing worse than a flat tire and being unprepared for it. If you don’t have a spare tire handy, you end up stranded, having to spend money on a tow truck to come and rescue you, and stressed. That is why it’s important to always have a spare tire and to make sure that you fill your tires with the right amount of air. Tune-ups aren’t just for cars. It’s also a good idea to tune-up the skills of your employees from time to time and fill them up with the right amount of knowledge....