|Lesson 7||Bundled software solutions|
|Objective||Explain the types and benefits of bundled solutions.|
Bundled Software Solutions
The category of bundled solutions
is a very broad and imprecise category.
It is useful because it enables you to understand the broad range of solutions that continue to appear in the marketplace.
Bundled solutions are very valuable to organizations that do not have the time or resources to build what they can buy.
Bundled software solutions integrate a wide range of functionality and consist of multiple software languages, applications, and databases.
Common bundled software solutions include:
- Web application development
- Database development
- ERP-Supply chain management
- Community development and personalization/profiling/relationship management
Web Application Development
Web application development solutions can provide a wide range of application development tools to create Web functionality.
The table below lists common components as well as some currently popular products.
Web application development solutions
||User interface SDK
||The 2021 release of Adobe ColdFusion Standard Edition lets small and medium enterprises develop, design and deploy web and cloud-native applications seamlessly.
||J2EE Application Server, an Application Server that accelerates application delivery with a highly reliable Java Enterprise Edition (Java EE)-based runtime environment. It supports microservices and standards-based programming models designed to help you modernize at your own pace, gain greater visibility across workloads, analyze enterprise applications and advance your journey to Kubernetes.
||Open Source Java Application Server
||JBoss is a division of Red Hat that provides support for the WildFly open source application server program (formerly called JBoss AS)
Ecommerce Development Solutions
eommerce development solutions allow developers to create or customize ecommerce sites.
The following list describes components and current products.
Which combination of ecommerce solutions will make your website perform better?
For any ecommerce website to be successful, users needs to have the features and functionalities to create the correct engagement and convert it into a sales prospect.
Ecommerce solutions should provide your clients with the best ecommerce web development technologies to help them achieve their business goals.
Some of the features that ecommerce development should offer for design are:
- Custom navigation design that works for every kind of shopper
- Fresh, standard based code for higher search engine visibility.
- Lightweight CSS based layouts to decrease page-loading time.
- Better-converting and verified checkout methods.
Ecommerce development solutions expertise lies in:
- Auction Development
- Establish new markets across the globe
- E-commerce Portal Development
- Yahoo Stores Development
- Amazon Marketplace Development
Database development solutions are used by developers and database administrators to create applications requiring database support.
The following table shows typical components and common products.
||Data Modeling Tool
||GUI based development environment
||Modeling software for UML
||Database professionals need to minimize the time and effort spent on the routine management and
development of databases across the organization. To address this challenge, benefit from IDERA’s
bundle of top tools for the management and development of multiple database platforms.
ERP-Supply Chain Management
ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning)- Supply chain management solutions are used by business analysts and I.T. staff to manage enterprise level resources, integrated business applications, and e-commerce.
Such solutions can incorporate distribution, accounting, logistics, and manufacturing. The following table shows typical components and currently available products.
|| Database Capabilities
||Logistic tools (product shippping)
|Supply Chain Ecosystem
||Supply chain ecosystem typically consists of manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, retailers, and customers.
(SCM) Supply chain management involves planning, execution, control, and monitoring of supply activities.
An ERP solution takes care of physical aspects of supply that includes storage and transportation and the market aspect of effectively managing demand and supply to meet customer demands. Feature-rich ERP software adds value to the entire chain starting from material procurement to end-customer product delivery. An efficient ERP solution coordinates and integrates three key flows: material flows, information flows and financial flows.
Community development and personalization/ profiling/ relationship management
Bundled Solution Types
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Bundled Solution Types