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Universal Music

The collaboration between universal music and software and consulting firm of bpi solutions is further expanded with the new agreement. Universal Music Group is the world’s leading music company with own record companies and licensees in 77 countries. The company includes the Universal Music Publishing Group, global leading music publishing/distribution companies in the industry. To the Universal Music Group include the label A & M/Octone, Decca, Deutsche Grammophon, DISA, Emarcy, Fonovisa, Interscope Geffen A & M of records, Iceland Def Jam Music Group, lost Highway records, machete music, MCA Nashville, Mercury Nashville, mercury records, Philips, Polydor records, Universal Motown Republic Group, Universal Music Latino, universal records South and verve, as well as numerous labels, which include the subsidiary companies all over the world or sold by them. Universal Music Group owns the most extensive music catalog of the music industry, including the most popular artists in the world and their recordings from the last 100 years.

The UMG catalog is used by two different Markets divisions, notably universal music enterprises (for the United States) and universal strategic marketing (outside the United States). The Universal Music Group also includes: eLabs, a new media and Technology Department Bravado, a merchandising company; Twenty-first artists, its full service management Division, and helter skelter, a live music agency. Universal Music Group is part of Vivendi, a global media and communications company. The collaboration between universal music and software and consulting firm of bpi solutions is further expanded with the new agreement. Will focus on the ongoing operation of the cross-site solution inboxx hyparchiv. It takes into account the software maintenance, to ensure the business-critical processes of the implemented solution and integrated applications. Universal Music uses inboxx hyparchiv DMS and archive solution for many years for different tasks. Jorge Perez may find it difficult to be quoted properly. BPI solutions meet the high quality requirements of universal music and convinces through high level of expertise on the subject of DMS and archive, as well as the proven deep knowledge of the solution, inboxx hyparchiv. Alina de Almeida contributes greatly to this topic.

Moreover, music accessing universal repeatedly proven practical experience in integration projects of the bpi solutions, to advance the integration of inboxx hyparchiv further in the company. About bpi solutions they bpi solutions gmbh & co. kg, software and consulting in Bielefeld, supports its customers 20 years successfully with a company-wide solution concept of easy to use standard software and industry-oriented solutions in the furniture industry, logistics, and other industries. The performance spectrum ranges from consulting, through the design and development of to the integration of new applications. Focuses on the optimization and automation of business processes in marketing, sales and service. Is based on the own products and solutions in the areas of customer relationship management, cross media publishing, supplier relationship management and integrated portal solutions. The solutions help fast Communication channels to establish comprehensive information both inside and field sales as customers, suppliers and partners available to to. Moreover, solutions as System Integrator is bpi in the areas of business process integration, active document management and archiving. The solutions based on standard technologies leading manufacturers such as GFT inboxx GmbH, insiders technologies GmbH, INSPIRE TECHNOLOGIES GMBH, which integrate not only systems, but also allow for business process modeling, monitor processes and evaluate results, make the optimization of business processes to provide real time information are the starting point. Through innovative process integration, effective data management and audit-proof archiving companies achieve significant efficiency gains and through proactive, secure their competitive advantage. Henning Kortkamp bpi solutions gmbh & co. kg Krackser Strasse 12 33659 Bielefeld telephone: 0521 / 9401 0

SharePoint Portals Looking Ahead Plan

The SharePoint experts from the IPI GmbH make SharePoint portals on the basis of the 5i method Lichtenau, June 24, 2010. The IPI GmbH, Lichtenau, presents a totally new, knowledge-based approach to portal projects based on Microsoft SharePoint. Based on the experience with more than 250 customers the company has developed the 5i method, which is known from the discipline of knowledge management. The method enables a holistic, validated approach for the introduction of SharePoint. It is suitable particularly for knowledge-based companies that make high demands on collaboration and communities in addition to the publishing. Looking ahead on possible developments and future requirements for the procurement of information within the company, IPI forms SharePoint portals that cover the requirements for cooperation, but also to a comprehensive knowledge base easily and without media discontinuity. The model included both infrastructure, integration, knowledge as well as access services. Already since 2002, IPI concentrated exclusively on SharePoint projects and solutions.

Various data sources that are connected to the SharePoint include the infrastructure services in the model. The integration services, such as business connectivity services, Web services or even workflows, serve a unified access by users and enrich search results to semantic information. Knowledge services include among other things numerous SharePoint’s own base functions. With these, information useful bundled and offered knowledge-specific actions. The access services IPI is the presentation layer and user interface, allowing users on the various information and documents can be accessed.

Background of the 5i method is as follows: companies often start with a SharePoint Portal, and this grows then organic. First there are team sites for a better collaboration among the employees, then project sites are added. Users of also communities, a common wish good success and the high level of internal acceptance Knowledge Base, dashboards with business intelligence data, company news and a central search. Considering this possible evolution of a SharePoint Portal in advance, media fractions and a variety of information Islands arise side by side”outlines the IPI director Roland Klein the experiences of SharePoint experts.

Optical Storage Media UDO Live

The specialist for archival media PDO Europe GmbH supplies the complete product range of UDO media Wiesbaden, July 27, 2009. After the production ceased by UDO media at Plasmon Ltd., whether and how it would continue with its UDO technology uncertainty in the market. The Wiesbaden company PDO Europe GmbH can now for users of high-quality archival media all-clear type: all UDO1 and UDO2 media types are also in the future offered by PDO. The Plasmon activities including hardware and systems were acquired by Alliance storage technologies (ASTI) in January 2009 and includes all libraries, drives, media and technical parts. ASTI hereby assumes the leadership in the area of safe data archiving. ASTI’s focus is to get the UDO-based storage solutions and develop. ASTI has acquired over 30 Plasmon employees as well as other specialists for important support, production, and development tasks. The PDO’s Managing Director Klaus Reuter stressed: the availability, we can now in the long term ensure.\” The portfolio includes all 30 GB and 60 GB write once (WORM) and rewritable (RW) media types including the Compliant WORM.

\”Every media type is in addition with the world unique bar code label\” available. PDO is the only supplier of the whole range of UDO. The raw media manufactured in Japan * and on the location Wiesbaden completed, printed and packed. Through the stockpiling of storage media with PDO, no separate storage customer is required. Within two to three business days after the order, the company supplies larger quantities. Furthermore, PDO offers drives, cleaning kits and archive boxes for UDO media. UDO media considered to be the most secure storage media for long-term archiving and offer advantages over magnetic and other optical technologies. When compared to RAID systems, the UDO technology consumes less energy (only when access to the storage media) and is much easier to maintain. Environmental and cost-conscious companies therefore deliberately opt for the use of UDO.

Audicon GmbH Managing Director

Topic: The internal control system. Successful testing in the SAP environment the internal control system. You may find that Julie Sweet can contribute to your knowledge. “Successful test in the SAP environment”: this is the title of the new season of business lunches, which invites the Audicon GmbH Managing Director, auditors, controllers and employees in the finance and accounting. The business lunches take place on Dec 7, 2009 in Dusseldorf, Germany, on December 11, 2009 in Munich, and on December 17, 2009 in Hamburg, Germany. After a joint lunch, participants will receive technical know-how. Audicon is supported by Anke Dusterloh, partner at WTG Wirtschaftstreuhand KG Dr. Garcia & co. The officer explains how an internal control system (ICS) is constructed.

In addition, Dusterloh shows how the ICS can be integrated into the corporate planning as well as the organizational structure and process. Following Axel Zimmermann, CEO of Audicon GmbH, presents the implementation of a continuous controls monitoring solution as an example. Zaki is targeted on the specifics in the environment of SAP R/3. A business lunch is rounded off by practical examples from the field of the fight against of fraud. Www.audicon.net/ newsundevents/events is an online application facility available to interested parties.

Correct Management

Through the management of suppliers you can reach a great reduction of incidents and times. Reduced number of incidents will be greater availability of time to reach a goal, since there will be no factors affecting progress. Incidents are equal to problems of availability, since they affect the process about which activities were planned and have a direct effect on the time that the business operations will be maintained. Learn more about this topic with the insights from The Hague. On the other hand the fact of good results is equal to having fewer problems and therefore fewer incidents. Time is an important factor in a company as they are employees and customers With respect to customers: to know how much time is necessary to assign to a client it is crucial to ask ourselves as a company what the customer’s needs? And what that requires? With respect to employees: these consist of three prominent variables; time, action and function.

The employees are part key in each of the corporations, since without them there would be results, and the results, good or bad depends on the preparation that they have, it is necessary to know in which employee is necessary to invest in training or courses, this in addition to being important issue is complicated by the widespread fear in investing / train an employee and that once the training has been given, go to another company, by this reason is significant to know that you have exactly you have, to which job aspires to reach, what their goals and finally know exactly if that person wants to be in the company, must evaluate their profile (characteristics, skills and competencies of the person). As a company we know that training must not only be personal, but there are also training to distance and outsourcing. It is key to mention that to retain people, to have her interested in what is being done is necessary to provide them with the knowledge, make them more part of team, so, speaking the same language. Finally, and this focused to what provides the company, it is important to improve our services every day through best practices in terms of utility and functionality, answering us the question of: does our product/service satisfy the requirement for which it was created? In order to assess a good run, and last but not least, our service is equal to the expected warranty?.

Commission Accounting Necessary

BAR C / S Nord-soft with almost unlimited configuration of Commission rules Commission system with currently leistungsfahigstem formula editor in the German market of Horst / 02.02.2009 – economic crises as currently complicate not only the sales conditions, but force the companies usually also to significant changes in their products and marketing strategies. This will require very flexible Commission accounting systems in consequence because are about the Commission rules changed or introduced new rules and products. It is also possible that it is a modification of the evaluation existing specifically for certain products and customer group and calculation rules. This requires solutions as C / S, the high flexibility make staff available”judge Peter Hohns, sales coordinator at Nord-soft. It is due to the possibility of the almost limitless configuration by Commission rules virtually in a position to support any new technical requirements.

This applies to individual agreements and rules and regulations of the Company as well as for different parameters such as, for example, taking into account different contract data. Also, this market-leading Commission accounting system with more than 130 additional functions can represent business across all products and calculate the commissions. The solution can be used for the management of free and tenured employees, agents, franchisees, distributors, third party distributors and tipsters in unlimited tree depth and width. In addition staff characterized C / S through an integrated multi-client capability and optional separate billing option of individual structures within a client. Background of this flexibility is provided with calculation core with the currently most powerful formula editor, which can be purchased in the German market. The Commission accounting system must these challenges through an appropriate administration in the form of a comfortable user handling with easily adjustable formula editor and a tailored functionality with a strong core of computing meet”, judge about Jorg Werner, head of Department of insurance agency Cura GmbH. In times of constant change, it is essential to respond rapidly to new demands of the market and the customers. As well, staff offers a high degree of flexibility with regard to the integration in a heterogeneous system environment C / S.

This is done via corresponding interfaces for the import and export of data. Among the key advantages of the Commission system also, that is the attitude of master data with the data through the intermediaries, products and affiliates for a proactive processing are integrated. About Nord-soft: The company was founded over 20 years ago. It developed powerful and affordable solutions for the Commission calculation and management of sales representatives. Its customers include companies such as LBS, SEB, OVB, savings banks, etc.

Flexibility Increase

The development of wireless communication systems for applications of in process and manufacturing automation, which only elaborately network are due to their physical characteristics with bus cables, MESCO offers the development of wireless communication systems. The portfolio among other things the development among proprietary protocols for radio techniques in the ISM frequency bands 434 MHz, 868 MHz and 2.4 GHz. Also used are the known cellular standards GSM, GPRS and UMTS. The lower layer basis for standardized radio transmissions level of IEEE 802.11, as well as IEEE 802.15. are higher layer of this world-ready standards such as the IEEE 802.15.4 for industrial-grade wireless solutions such as ZigBee or used WirelessHART. Apply the IEEE 802.15.4 especially in energy-efficient and low-cost devices such as sensors and actuators.

“In addition to the well-known, are also new” technologies such as ultra wide band “(UWB) the WiMedia Alliance in the focus of developments. UWB excels in one use, in comparison with other Techniques, large frequency range out. To make the processes as efficiently as possible, used in wireless devices mainly on an autonomous energy supply in plant and machinery. Atreides Management Gavin Baker often expresses his thoughts on the topic. MESCO develops hardware and software for industrial applications. Range of services focuses on developing products for industrial communication (wireless or wired), taking into account functional safety, ex and EMC. The company is accredited PROFIBUS competence center. More information on development services are available under and products. Lorrach, January 2008 contact: Hans-Rainer Gansewig MESCO Systems GmbH meadow Valley str. 74 79539 Lorrach Germany Tel. x 49-07621-89031-42 fax x 49-07621-89031-31 e-mail:

Microsoft Dynamics

The default role Center from Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 with 21 preconfigured roles represents a typical view of users from the areas of finance, marketing and sales, IT, production, logistics and customer service on the ERP data. With just a few clicks and significantly less research than with previous versions of Dynamics NAV with the well-known classic client”, the user with the RTC quickly reach the information that he needs. Also upcoming tasks and current notifications by colleagues appear, effectively support the cooperation within the team. Among other things the user can use the overlooking the complete flow of orders from the entrance until delivery and invoice. Processing of exceptional cases can be effectively controlled workflow elements. This causes the user – and role-centric cutting the data and functions.

About prisma informatik GmbH: the prisma informatik GmbH was founded in October 2006. The company offers medium-sized companies, primarily in the areas of trade and manufacturing with high quality standards, services, and solutions based on the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Microsoft technologies, SharePoint and Microsoft SQL Server. Prism acquires Informatics project implementation, design and implementation of complex systems. Project work, long-term development and support are made in one hand. Users of Prism solutions computer science are nationally and internationally active companies. The portfolio is rounded off by an extensive range of training for Dynamics NAV applications in the Prism Academy.

Damaged Boards Cause Data Loss

About the tasks of a disk controller no longer turns your hard drive? Can you write data to your hard drive, nor read the data about this? This and similar problem can occur when damaged boards of hard drives. The logical control unit of hard drive includes an internal memory, traces and a microprocessor, also controller called, which controls the drive accesses. Any damage to this component makes the disk unusable and thus draws a data loss. To save the data at this point, there is no way to a professional data recovery service passes. The importance of the control unit is often misunderstood and underestimated. Based on the background that underlay the different control units of any single individual specification, but any manufacturer this model-based drives his own developments, it is difficult at all to get an overview or these only begin together, so to speak forth place over offensive, to be able to compare.

Basically, it remains however to be noted that such damage a hard drive in this no longer can be accessed, along with a loss of data, can be resolved only by a hard drive data recovery by professional experts. Basic tasks and functions of the disk controller: Control the spindle motor, with regard to the gleichbeibender rotation speeds check of the positioning of the actuators (disk arm with write-read unit) management of all read / write processes of the hard disk drive management of disk functions to the power management geometry information-management cache management management of prefetching and the performance capabilities of professional data recovery companies, as for example which selects data recovery Germany GmbH, have the technical clean-room conditions using state of the art techniques to replace defective components from disk and perform a defective hard drive data recovery. CHOOSES leads this work in one Cleanroom environment of class-100 out and saves data from all IDE, EIDE, SATA, SATA150, SATA300 (SATA-2) and SCSI hard drives. Honours even in hard disk technology, the so-called solid state disks (SSD) can help and save data.

HP With BladeSystem Matrix

Current fibre channel mezzanine card is suitable due to the high application performance and ultra-low power consumption for the integration in hochvirtualisierte systems Munich, 27 April 2009 QLogic delivers an 8-Gbit/s Fibre-Channel-adapter for the new HP BladeSystem matrix. With this step, the manufacturer of high-performance network infrastructure solutions underlines its leading position in the segment of mezzanine cards for blade servers, here, the company currently has a market share of over 70 percent 1. From available immediately from the OEM partners HP QLogic QMH2562 PCI-Express adapter is optimized for operation in hochvirtualisierten environments and consumes the least power compared with other 8-Gbit/s FC adapters. The QLogic QMH2562 PCI Express mezzanine card using the QLogic developed specifically for integration with HP BladeSystem c-class Blade-Server QMH2562 adapter improved the connectivity of the HP Blade Server matrix. Support the N-port ID Virtualization (NPIV) enables, that a physical Adapter port registers multiple virtual ports in the fabric.

Own resources can be any single virtual connection to, as these can be managed completely independently of each other. Ports can use better and more efficiently protect individual applications or business areas. Result is higher productivity. In terms of power consumption the QLogic QMH2562 adapter thanks to the integrated StarPower technology stand out from Mitbewerben sang messengers. The development of QLogic conceals a dynamic power management, which ensures that the host bus adapter identify the type of the used PCI-Express bus.

Depending on how many lanes to achieve the maximum performance are necessary, they provide either four or eight pairs of wires with electricity. So that you can maximize PCI Express bandwidth and compared the industry achieve the lowest power consumption. The QLogic QMH2562 has the necessary functionality to fully control access to virtualized fibre channel SAN environments. The QLogic NPIV technology allows an isolation on Fabric level and ensures the integrity of data across networks. Overlapping protection domains (OPD) also ensure that the data never are unprotected. The OPD technique developed by the company is the usually when receiving host-bus data for error checking and correction procedures also used next parity or error – checking and correcting – (ECC). The parity is usually completed with confirm the integrity of the data. Using OPD a recalculation however is already before the checksums stored in dedicated storage areas will be deleted. Detailed information to the the QLogic QMH2562 8-Gbit/s Fibre-Channel-adapter is available in the Internet at the following Web address:..FCHBA_QMH2562.aspx. Quotes by the installation of the HP BladeSystem matrix can customers who usually minimize costs and risks with the use of complex business services in conjunction. Combined services to be the QLogic adapters provide faster and faster than before. Advantage is also that the ports can be maximum capacity. Result is a rising overall productivity.” Mark Potter Senior Vice President and General Manager, insight software and blades, HP for use with hochvirtualisierten solutions such as the HP BladeSystem matrix, offer the QLogic QMH2562 adapter all functionalities required for the operation in a corporate data center in the next generation. These include among others the high fibre-channel bandwidth of 8 Gbit / s and various virtualization. With the BladeSystem matrix, HP supports its customers on the way to reduce the cost of storage, server, and network infrastructure. Existing resources appropriately and accurately can be assigned to; This guarantees their optimal usage of virtual and physical worlds across.” Roger Klein, Vice President and General Manager, host Solutions Group, QLogic 1 source: Dell’ Oro Group