A must read, this study dives into six common DBA administration task areas, showing quantitatively that DB2 offers simpler administration and helps achieve time savings as compared to Oracle Database.
IDC believes that IBM Smarter Commerce offers a compelling combination of social business, ecommerce, and order fulfillment software and services to help customers and prospects deploy Commerce 2.0 systems and embrace the profound shift in the way consumers research, shop for, and purchase goods and services.
Smarter Commerce is redefining the value chain in the age of the customer. It starts with putting the customer at the center of your operations – which of itself is not a new idea – however, truly operationalizing this strategy is not easy. It requires synchronizing your entire value chain to deliver consistent and predictable outcomes and necessitates improved collaboration and visibility for your customers and partners.
Rethinking the business model – where physical meets digital. Customer expectations and engagement is evolving rapidly based on mobile, social and digital trends. While these trends have created significant pressures for many traditional business models, they have also produced a wealth of new and emerging opportunities to fi nd new ways to create and deliver value to customers.