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J.D. Edwards On The Mend; This Time Might Be For Real Part 3: User Recommendations
In anatomic terms, J.D. Edwards has been showing some muscles on top of its solid but unexciting ERP skeleton and XPI-based connective tissue, chords and

research on scm for electronics and high tech components  D. Edwards On The Mend; This Time Might Be For Real Part 3: User Recommendations J.D. Edwards On The Mend; This Time Might Be For Real Event Summary The following recent announcements by, J.D. Edwards & Company (NASDAQ: JDEC), indicate that J.D. Edwards has been putting it's house in order, expanding its offerings, and executing an aggressive sales strategy, and improving its cash situation at a critical time. The announcements include: Advanced Planning 4.0 Financial results for fourth quarter and

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TEC Industry Watch: Enterprise Software News for the Week of August 20, 2012


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