A Neugent also will let the manager know about the supplier's overall likely future performance and, upon assessing a negative prediction, the manager can get rolling on finding alternative suppliers.
Jasmine ii offers both COM (Component Object Model) and Enterprise JavaBeans support and is designed to allow for quick integration of XML-based data into the Jasmine ii infrastructure for faster building of Web sites.
Additional details about Jasmine ii will follow in later reports.
CA World continues here through Friday.
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Nancy Weil is a Boston correspondent for the IDG News Service, an InfoWorld affiliate.