Wood machine specialist Otto Martin solves ‘Software-Zoo’ proALPHA ERP from Kaiserslautern the Otto Martin Maschinenbau GmbH & co. KG, July 28, 2009, is one of the world’s leading manufacturer of woodworking machines. The family-owned company has 135 employees and develops, designs, and manufactures its high-quality milling, sawing and planing machines until today exclusively at the headquarters of Ottobeuren. While Otto Martin achieved more than three quarters of its turnover abroad: are supplied through a global network of dealers Joineries, carpeting, and furniture manufacturer in Europe, but also in North America, Australia and the Middle East. The company was focused in 2007 new strategic and aspires to the comprehensive expansion of quality and technological leadership in the divisions of sawing, planing and milling for the compact and premium. However, the IT landscape developed over the years the company with many connected island solutions hardly capable of, was fast and comprehensive Business processes efficiently to represent and support.
The care of many interfaces was much too elaborate and expensive. Managing Director Rolf Krupezki decided about the purchase of a modern and integrated ERP solution. The selection process was precisely prepared and carried out tight. Initially, eight vendors in early 2008 received the specifications. Four providers were invited then to half-day presentation. In the final selection stage were simulated in a two-day workshop based on real data of corporate core processes related. Just two months after answering the requirements specification the ALPHA business solutions AG was awarded the contract to the introduction of their ERP solution proALPHA engineering finally.
For the first 70 user introduces proALPHA in future in all areas of the company including logistics and financial accounting. The impressive presentation and following the convincing performances in the workshop spoke clearly for the ALPHA business solutions AG and Acclaimed. Together they corresponded to our expectations – just perfectly on one the future software partners, on the other hand on the software itself. Last but not least the great wealth of experience the alpha business solutions have in engineering secured our decision and confirmed”, so Dipl. economic engineer Rolf-G. Krupezki. Now we can our software Zoo at Otto Martin”finally replace.” ALPHA business solutions AG the ALPHA business solutions AG is one of the leading specialists for business process optimization and the introduction of business standard software in Germany. The company was founded in 1994 as the first subsidiary of proALPHA Software AG and released in 2003 from the proALPHA group of companies. ALPHA business solutions manages more than 300 ERP projects in over 1,200 companies. The solution portfolio includes proALPHA also own developed industry solutions on basis of proALPHA besides the complete ERP solution, also, the company is also early partner of SAP for the beginning of 2008 On-demand solution SAP Business ByDesign. Thus, the company offers a wide range of powerful and requirement-oriented ERP solutions for medium-sized industrial, commercial and service companies. With a comprehensive industry expertise, many years of experience in business process optimization and ERP project management, as well as a professional software-based ERP implementation methodology, ERP projects be implemented efficiently, safely and successfully.
Competent partner Falstaff is the largest Austrian wine, gourmet and travel magazine and without doubt, the first point of contact for discerning gourmets. Also at OMV and VIVA enjoyment for this reason capitalizes, because the entire product range meets the highest quality demands. We are proud on our wine range. Rightly so, as has been demonstrated after rigorous testing by the experts of Falstaff”, as Harald Joichl, head of OMV filling station business in Austria and Germany. Top service with top tips us service is just as important as quality, we share this with Falstaff. Therefore, the Falstaff is exactly the right partner for this wine Guide, which offers much more than a collection of the best wines”Joichl explains. Also the Falstaff is the Publisher, Wolfgang Rosam. For this reason, even restaurant tips from the current Falstaff restaurant guide 2012 and a selection of the best restaurants of the Federal States are included in the booklet.
17,000 highly motivated Falstaff Gourmet Club members to review their restaurant visits regularly the areas: food, service, wine and beverage menu as well as ambience. Thus, Falstaff offers the largest overview of the local restaurant scene and suggestions for spontaneous restaurant visits. Perhaps some found a new favorite restaurant”, so Wolfgang Rosam. Background information: OMV Aktiengesellschaft with a consolidated turnover of EUR 34.05 billion and a workforce of 29,800 in 2011 is the OMV Aktiengesellschaft of the largest publicly traded industrial company in Austria. In the field of exploration and production, OMV has been active in the two core countries Romania and Austria and keeps a balanced international portfolio. Safe oil and natural gas reserves by OMV amounted to 2011 around 1.13 billion boe at the end of the year, the daily production amounted to around 288,000 boe in 2011. In the area of refining and marketing, OMV has an annual refining capacity of 22.3 million tons and with end of 2011 through approximately 4,550 stations in 13 countries including Turkey.
“It questions arise: China will sign up as the developed world” in the previous 100 years? Then it is bad! Such a resource consumption would lead to irreparable damage. Or is China informed as we? Then it will be too bad! Because then there is no market for our growth-dependent export economy. According to which rules our chinesierte world of the year 2021 will work, predicts research Prof. Dr. Mei Zhaorong (China), ex-Ambassador, Director of the Institute of World Development.
Future question No. 4: How does the “Economics of uncertainty”? For many it is just a hunch, there will be certainty: the uncertainty that is fed with the economic crisis in our everyday lives, will not disappear. Rather, it is our life and our work in determine the next few years. “” The result: so as in the past few decades the life logic of infinite growth “through the central importance of security” was intended, so the uncertainty will in the future became the basis for business models of the future. “According to what rules the upcoming economics of uncertainty” works, discuss: brain researchers, Tim Wittenbecher, CEO BallyWulff, Prof.
Dr. Dr. Gerald Huther, Sam almond, CEO Tweetdeck (United States), Christophe Maire, CEO, Txtr, serial entrepreneur (France/D) future question No. 5: we will control devices with thoughts? Keyboard and mouse are from yesterday. They will be replaced by gesture and voice control. And in the next step of development of man-machine interfaces, we will begin to manage our devices with thoughts. The future Congress discusses the principles of future interactions between humans and machines and presents you an existing prototypes of mind control to the touch and be amazed. Presented by Tan Le, CEO, emotive (Australia) and “Keiichi MATSUDA (Japan / UK) 2021: business models for a world in the stress of change” for the first time of 2B AHEAD ThinkTank won the Wolfsburg AG as a premium sponsor of the 10th Congress of the future.
The bandwidth is determined based on best case and worst case scenarios it comes to depict images of a possible, in terms of data often still uncertain future. She was named for scenario techniques reminiscent of the scene descriptions in movie scripts: a scenario is the description of a possible future situation. Who can generate internal and external business information faster and use them for strategic and operational decisions and processes in this environment, can draw on the most secure competitive advantages from this. From the point of view of the company these risks represent even more complex, since they more or less at the same time effectively, affect mutually and in its effect partly also mutually reinforcing / may affect. Scenarios of probability are associated with a risk analysis. CF.
to strategic perspectives among others Jorg Becker: strategy-check and knowledge balance effect relationships make transparent, explore potential for success, ISBN 978-3-8370-7305-8. Target the scenario technique is transferred to economic problems also represent images of a possible future. Starting from the present Wahrscheinlichkeitsgrade be determined in an analysis of the situation, after which both internal and external factors will change within the next time. It is shown a development history leading to a particular future situation: under the assumption that the influences of today existing facts (used, technology, customer behavior) with a progressive future will decrease more and more. While in the structures of the present, disruptive events are mostly irrelevant, at the same time, the uncertainty of information and hence the uncertainty with regard to the meeting of predictions is increasing with increasing extension of this future / time Hopper: very wide future away almost everything becomes possible. See for basic action potentials such as Jorg Becker: intellectual and business planning, ISBN 978-3-8370-7564-9.
The real development is between the edge points of the possibility space, i.e. between optimistic and pessimistic extreme scenarios are, set. Second, a likely scenario as an extension of the trend of today’s point of view could therefore are updated. To round off, then at least a scenario should be listed with possible fault events for a new image of the future. More broadly, the company deals with these possible scenarios of the information, the expected benefits for the forming of opinion with regard to future potential is greater.