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The Holloway Angle contains short pieces of news, analysis and opinions on Process (including applications such as ERP, PLM and SCM) and Sensory devices (RFID). Some of this will not be completely thought out but instead I hope you will add value to my off-the-wall thoughts. It won't always be regular but please feel free to contribute to the debate. May the ping be with you!

Simon Holloway

11th April, 2016 - Metropolitan Police tenders for £150m integrated policing system
The Mayor's Office for Policing and Crime has tendered for the provision of a "Met Integrated Policing Solution" on behalf of the Metropolitan Police Service.

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5th April, 2016 - "In 10 years' time, a chip in your body will tell what will happen the next day"
This headline on the back page of today's Daily Telegraph Business Supplement (April 4th 2016) caught my attention.

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5th April, 2016 - Kii to enable Smart City solutions in India
Kii, an Internet of Things (IoT) platform provider, has announced it is bringing its IoT platform and experience to enable smart city solutions in India.

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23rd March, 2016 - QPR release a decision making tool that fits in your pocket
QPR Software have just announced the launch of QPR MobileDashboard, an application that makes it easier to access and browse actionable performance information

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17th March, 2016 - HighJump make use HTML5
HighJump make use HTML5 in HighJump One Platform to become browser and device agnostic.

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14th March, 2016 - Kii taking IoT into empowering the building sector through collaboration with HOUZE
Kii announced its collaboration with HOUZE to help integrate IoT into building development

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11th March, 2016 - New report shows global RFID market in retail sector to grow by 40% CAGR between 2015-19
Research and Markets have just announced the release of a new report on RFID in the retail industry, entitled Global RFID Market for Retail Applications 2015-19

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18th February, 2016 - QPR Software sign another Process Mining partner
QPR Software and PricewaterhouseCoopers Portugal have signed a consulting agreement on using QPR ProcessAnalyzer software

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28th January, 2016 - TEC release report on Cloud ERP for manufacturing sector
Technology Evaluation Centres (TEC) have just released a buyer's guide to Cloud ERP

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21st January, 2016 - Infor announce a strategic partnership with Predictix
Infor has announced a strategic partnership with Predictix, the provider of Cloud-native, predictive, and machine-learning solutions for retailers.

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20th January, 2016 - Tyco Retail Solutions showcases new fitting room analytics
Tyco Retail Solutions has unveiled its new TrueVUE fitting room analytics at NRF Big Show 2016.

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11th January, 2016 - PNMsoft announce EMEA expansion of its operations
PNMsoft open a DACH headquarter in January 2016.

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4th January, 2016 - Black Monday - Supply Chain problems
Proof of last weeks blog about issues of meeting demand for Christmas

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4th January, 2016 - Traditional value chains can't keep pace
New report from he Consumer Goods Forum and Capgemini. states that Traditional value chains can't keep pace

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6th January, 2016 - Warehouse Management and the Mobile Supply Chain
It is interesting to see that this month has seen 2 white papers issued on the subject of warehouse management.

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27th January, 2016 - Richard Powell of Crimson & Co makes observations about the supply chain
The other week I had a call with Richard Powell, CEO of Crimson & Co, the global SCM consultancy. We started by looking at what was the Holy Grail in SCM

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21st December, 2015 - Caen RFID and Datalogic partner to develop RFID UHF Technology
Caen RFID and Datalogic partner to develop RFID UHF Technology

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23rd November, 2015 - SAG unveiled the world's smallest RFID HF aluminum antenna.
SAG unveiled the world's smallest RFID HF aluminum antenna.

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1st November, 2015 - Panorama issue the latest version of the Clash of the Titans ERP report
Panorama have just released their annual report on the "clash of the titans" looking at the 4 major ERP players: SAP, Oracle, Microsoft Dynamics and Infor.

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11th September, 2015 - BP Logix announced Version 4.0 of Process Director
BP Logix announced on September 9th the availability of the latest version of Process Director.