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front office

The policy-making or executive individuals in an organization, as in I'll have to check with the front office before I can give you a discount. This term was originally underworld slang for police headquarters or the main detective bureau. It soon was extended to other administrative offices and their personnel. [c. 1900]
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AddVantage Front Office has been under development for three years and has benefited from the close collaboration and participation of several of the nation's leading financial services providers.
Table 1: European front office trading and market data technology spend
Allianz will extend the use of NaviSys Front Office to variable annuity products, life insurance products and long-term care insurance products during the first half of 2007.
In a further endorsement of Pivotal's commitment to developing software to support the requirements of the residential construction industry, judges voted Pivotal Homebuilder Front Office overall IT Product of the Year.
Greenberg added, "This is a very important report for the front office software community.
Pivotal Corporation, a leading CRM solution provider for mid-sized enterprises and a subsidiary of CDC Corporation, today announced that Pivotal Homebuilder Front Office is the only enterprise-caliber CRM system selected as one of Tech's Hottest by leading residential construction publication Constructech Magazine.
The rebranding reflects an ongoing restructuring of ADERANT's product offerings that more effectively addresses the evolving business needs of law firms, accounting firms, and professional services organizations and that better reflects the new solutions the company has introduced recently, including ADERANT Front Office and ADERANT Executive Office.
ATLANTA -- ADERANT, a global provider of business and financial management software for professional services organizations, today announced the introduction of an integrated practice automation solution, ADERANT Front Office Matter Center, that includes contact, document, and email management as well as next-generation case management functionality.
This implementation of the illustration component of NaviSys Front Office uses a SOAP interface to connect the illustration functionality to SBLI USA's browser-based graphical user interface (GUI).
Pivotal Corporation, a leading CRM solution provider for mid-sized enterprises, and a subsidiary of CDC Corporation, today announced that Pivotal Homebuilder Front Office is the only enterprise-caliber CRM system selected as a TecHome Builder Magazine High-Impact Product of the Year.
ATLANTA -- ADERANT, a global provider of business and financial management software for professional services organizations, today announced that Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP has become the first firm to select the Company's Client Relationship Management (CRM) solution, ADERANT Front Office CRM.