News & Commentary
Content tagged with Mobile Applications posted in October 2004
Linux More Expensive? Maybe
Commentary  |  10/29/2004  | 
Something about this time of year makes me even more suspicious of spin than usual. So when I read Steve Ballmer's e-mailed message to customers and partners, I wanted to find out a little more about the research he used to defend his position against Linux.
Without Safety Nets
News  |  10/29/2004  | 
Will super-efficient supply chains take one beating and fail to keep on ticking?
Downplaying Upgrades and Other Mistakes of the 21st Century
News  |  10/29/2004  | 
Our interconnected world forces application users to face reality: It's time to upgrade.
R U Compliant?
News  |  10/28/2004  | 
Sarbanes-Oxley Act compliance is nothing if not a real-time challenge. Creating a good information flow among potentially hundreds of stakeholders requires a new influx of technology, including solutions based on instant messaging.
The Cure for Healthcare?
News  |  10/28/2004  | 
Just like ER: Healthcare professionals demand mobile intelligence.
Optimizing Workforce Communication and Productivity
News  |  10/27/2004  | 
Employee collaboration utilizing instant messaging brings value over email.
Lombardi Boosts BPM Modeling With Upgrade
News  |  10/25/2004  | 
Lombardi Software introduced a new version of its business process management (BPM) software, with improvements in modeling, process simulation and activity monitoring.
Why It's Time for FP++
News  |  10/19/2004  | 
Finding a measure to effectively size applications has never been more complicated: Here's how using a 30 year old concept can help.
A Good Idea With Some Loose Ends
News  |  10/19/2004  | 
Nexaweb attacks Web app performance, but neglects data management.
Dashboard Tool Introduced For Financial Services Firms
News  |  10/19/2004  | 
The Web-based application is the second in a series of industry-specific tools designed to ease performance management rollouts.
The Collaborative Effect
News  |  10/19/2004  | 
New business strategies and processes are putting pressure on IT to produce real-time information. Some of the most valuable stuff is held in manufacturing execution and plant processing systems. Integrating these resources is hard -- but competitive business value is the reward.
SMB Excel-eration
News  |  10/19/2004  | 
Small to midsized businesses (SMBs) often begin -- and sometimes end -- their quest for business intelligence with Microsoft's ubiquitous Excel. However, with an increasing number of add-ins -- not to mention a long look at what's up with Microsoft Business Solutions -- SMBs' options will multiply.
Measuring Up
News  |  10/19/2004  | 
Small to midsized businesses (SMBs) are living a golden age as new technology options give them the stuff to compete -- or at least partner more effectively -- with the largest organizations. But SMBs have to be smart; even in an on-demand world IT infrastructure is critical to flexible growth.
Evolution Sometimes Favors the Small
News  |  10/18/2004  | 
Market forces pressure SMBs and also provide relief.
Strategic To Tactical
News  |  10/18/2004  | 
Oracle's new planning application includes ad hoc reporting tools, and it analyzes data using performance metrics.
Gupta Out, Swete In At PeopleSoft
News  |  10/17/2004  | 
The exec who oversaw the integration of the J.D. Edwards product line has left the building at PeopleSoft.
Siebel Sees Sarbanes-Oxley Taking Toll On Economy
News  |  10/14/2004  | 
Speaking to a gathering of private equity investors and startups seeking funding Tuesday night in Silicon Valley, the founder and chairman of Siebel Systems Inc. questioned whether the biggest business opportunities lie in the United States, blaming the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and all the hand-wringing over how stock options are expensed for a business environment that's taken top execs further away from their customers than ever.
On-Demand CRM Competition Heats Up
News  |  10/8/2004  | 
Salesforce.com and RightNow venture onto each others' turf while Salesnet adds products and services to engage partners.
Metastorm announces BI module for its Hyperion BPM software
News  |  10/7/2004  | 
Integrated BI component enables advanced query and analysis with real-time capability as part of business process management offering.


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