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Digital Signatures Good from Arctic to Rio Grande
The U. S. Congress passed a bill making digital signatures legal in commerce. Canada's provinces are in the midst of taking the same action

electronic signature function  2000 Event Summary The Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act' passed by the U.S. Congress establishes that contracts may not be declared void solely on the grounds that they are recorded electronically or that they are signed or affirmed by an electronic signature. The law applies only to contracts within the jurisdiction of the Congress, those involving interstate or foreign commerce. While contracts with individual states are subject only to state law, there is a body of laws, with

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Electronic Medical Records (EMR) assists physicians and other clinicians document patient care for current visits and provides access to patient clinical history. Sometimes may be referred to as computerized patient records (CPR). 

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Fed Gives ERP A Shot In The Arm


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electronic signature function  execution and monitoring, and electronic signature and information retrieval capability. SAP , Oracle , PeopleSoft , SCT Corporation , and, to a degree, Lawson Software , J.D. Edwards , Geac , Computer Associates , Microsoft Great Plains , Siebel Systems , i2 Technologies and others all have been busy delivering or have already delivered similar capabilities. Provision of CRM and additional analytic and reporting requirements are other crucial issues. Each of these players will have to bet on creating an Read More

Using PKI to Protect Your Business Information


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Legal Considerations in E-commerce


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Squeeze Play in the Supply Chain Management Market


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The Yin and Yang of Electronic Commerce


This note identifies the major corporate functions that engage in E-Commerce activities and the kinds of information flows that result from E-Commerce activities.

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Out-of-the-box PLM: PLM and E-collaboration Software for the Electronics Industry


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Think Twice Before You Sign Anything Again: 12 Business Cases for Digital Signatures


Of all the business operations we fulfill every day, signature requests seem so ordinary we rarely give them a second thought. Yet it’s precisely because they are common that they impose so many costs, obstructions, and delays. Research shows that 80% of all business processes rely on forms, and most of these need to be signed, initiating an expensive “cost cascade.” Learn how you can realize measurable benefits to your top- and bottom-line operations through implementing a digital signature solution with this white paper.

electronic signature function  Twice Before You Sign Anything Again: 12 Business Cases for Digital Signatures Of all the business operations we fulfill every day, signature requests seem so ordinary we rarely give them a second thought. Yet it’s precisely because they are common that they impose so many costs, obstructions, and delays. Research shows that 80% of all business processes rely on forms, and most of these need to be signed, initiating an expensive “cost cascade.” Learn how you can realize measurable benefits to yo Read More

ROI Case Study: Sterling Commerce and Crowley Maritime


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