SOURCE: Tensoft, Inc.

Tensoft, Inc.

September 07, 2011 09:00 ET

Tensoft® CEO Bob Scarborough to Speak at GSA Semiconductor Ecosystem Summit

Panel Highlights How Supply Chain Best Practices Can Avert Disaster and Maintain Profitability

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - Sep 7, 2011) - Tensoft (, a leading end-to-end ERP and supply chain software provider for the semiconductor, technology and software industries, announced today that company co-founder and CEO, Bob Scarborough, will be a panelist at the GSA Semiconductor Ecosystem Summit, Oct. 6, 2011 in Santa Clara, CA.

Scarborough is featured in the roundtable session: "Best Supply Chain Practices for a Successful Partnership." He will be joined by Dale Miller, Senior Director of WW Supply Chain and Solutions, IBM, Hugh Durdan, Chief Operating Officer and General Manager, ASIC Solutions, eSilicon and Don Esses, Vice President of Supply Chain Operations, Qualcomm. Moderated by Kevin Harrington, V.P. Global Business Operations, Customer Value Chain Management, Cisco Systems, the discussion will focus on developing preventative measures to resolve supply-chain challenges before they happen and addressing problems quickly to avoid time-to-market delays.

"Effective supply chain execution requires both process management and collaboration with partners, as well as exchanging data across the production flow, and communicating the right information to all parties on a timely basis," Scarborough said. "Tensoft provides products, services and expertise to help our customers withstand unforeseen disruptions, while still growing and remaining profitable. Discussions on best practices with customers and industry experts have greatly influenced Tensoft's products and direction, so I look forward to a productive session with the panel." Tensoft will be hosting one-on-one meetings that day with attendees. Contact Tensoft in advance to schedule.

Scarborough also co-authored an article for the September issue of GSA Forum, entitled "Supply Chain Communication and Collaboration in the Semiconductor Ecosystem." Copies of the publication will be available at the event.

About the GSA Ecosystem Summit
The GSA Ecosystem Summit focuses on enhancing the semiconductor ecosystem to improve collaboration, efficiencies and profitability. Attendees will hear insightful presentations from global industry leaders and visit with supply-chain partners.

About Tensoft
Tensoft, Inc. specializes in innovative, end-to-end business management solutions for the semiconductor, technology and software industries. Tensoft's focused solutions extend broad, horizontal ERP functionality to meet specialized, vertical industry needs. Founded in 1996, Tensoft sells and supports its software products and cloud-based services directly to customers. Tensoft also partners with established firms in the U.S., Canada, and Europe who re-sell and provide local support for its products and applications. For more information, go to or call (888) 450-4030 x406.