Wednesday, April 26, 2006

Enterprise Resource Planning

ERP (Enterprise resource planning) is an industry term for the broad set of activities supported by multi-module application software that helps a manufacturer or other business manage the important parts of its business. These business activities include the following

  • Product Planning
  • Parts Purchasing
  • Inventory Management and Maintenance
  • Supplier Interaction
  • Providing Customer Service
  • Order Tracking

ERP can also include application modules for the finance and human resources aspects of a business. Typically, an ERP system uses or is integrated with a relational database system (RDBMS). The deployment of an ERP system can involve considerable business process analysis, employee retraining, and new work procedures

Wednesday, April 19, 2006

Sending Mail from .Net application

This is a method which can be used for sending mails from Dot Net applications

private void SendMail(string FromAddress, string ToAddress, string BCCAddress, string Subject, string Message)
System.Web.Mail.MailMessage oMail = new System.Web.Mail.MailMessage();

oMail.To = ToAddress;
oMail.Bcc = BCCAddress;
oMail.From = FromAddress;

oMail.Subject = Subject;
oMail.Body = Message;

oMail.BodyEncoding = System.Text.Encoding.UTF8;
System.Web.Mail.SmtpMail.SmtpServer = "smtp";