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4/27/2010 05:00 PM EDT
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Jimelectr   4/28/2010 5:10:21 AM
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Is it just me, or does "... a semiconductor company triangulates key systems to facilitate integration of important and accurate data ..." sound like pointy-haired weasel-words? I understand what you're saying, Scott, and it does make sense, but it just sounds so pretentious! Perhaps it makes too much sense; much of what you have written seems to be so much common sense. And don't get me started on Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) systems! I've used Agile at two employers now, and as an engineer, it's just too complicated with far too many steps to required to do what should be simple tasks. I'm less familiar with the other three-letter acronyms (TLA's) you mentioned, CRM and ERP.

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