Although it is part of all businesses, fighting to place the winning bid for contracting jobs is vital for survival in the building industry. In most cases construction companies will place ten or mo...
That is an appealing self-assured declaration. Moreover, truthfully, it is perhaps a bit of an overstatement, but not by much. I will clarify this shortly.First, a question. Are you steadily making mo...
According to Randy Richel, P.Eng., CEO and General Manager of TRAKware (www.trakware.com), "Unlike typical MES (manufacturing execution systems) designed for repetitive manufacturers, TRAKware is the ...
Randy Richel, P.Eng., CEO & General Manager joined Trakware (www.trakware.com) in August, 2004. Previous to Trakware, he held senior positions in global product development, software delivery, softwar...
Don McCormick, semi-retired former President of MessagingDirect, successfully started three companies. As an Associate with a venture capital company, Mr. McCormick provided market diligence for ventu...
Parametrics involves the ability to adjust based on parameters. The dictionary definition of a parametric equation implies that such parameters are based on coordinates. For a project-based manufactur...
Xora, a leading provider of location-based mobile workforce management solutions, and Trakware Systems Inc. (www.trakware.com), a leading provider of manufacturing and project execution solutions for ...
The term engineer-to-order (ETO) denotes a style of manufacturing rather than a specific industry segment. Other synonymous terms are "project-based" or "custom" manufacturers. ETO companies typically...
According to Richel, P.Eng., CEO and General Manager of Trakware, "The vast majority of companies rely on ERP and database management capabilities to accomplish enterprise tasks today, emerging techno...
ETO companies build unique products designed to customer specifications. Each product requires a unique set of item numbers, bills of material, and routings. Estimates and quotations are required to w...