News & Commentary
Content tagged with Mobile Applications posted in March 2005
Google Adds Stock Charts
Commentary  |  3/30/2005  | 
Google yesterday added stock charts to its search results. Entering MSFT, Microsoft's ticker symbol, into the Google search box now returns a graph of the company's stock performance for the day, along with other financial details.
Application Landscaping
News  |  3/30/2005  | 
Enterprise applications have a new visual front-end.
Open Source Vs. Microsoft: In Brazil, It?s No Contest
Commentary  |  3/29/2005  | 
In about a month's time, the Brazilian government will initiate a program called PC Conectado, or Connected PC, with the goal of aiding millions of its low-income citizens in purchasing computers. Don't expect Microsoft to be on the desktop.
Shortlist
News  |  3/29/2005  | 
Attensity Workstation; Versata 6; Hyperion Applications Suite 4; AfterMail 3.0; Sarbanes-Oxley Readiness Toolkit
Manufacturers Seek Salvation From BI-Powered IT Solutions
News  |  3/29/2005  | 
Manufacturers face increased energy costs while the "China factor" is pushing down the prices their products can fetch. The result is that razor-thin profit margins are narrowing. Still, this downtrodden industry sent 35,000 people to the recent National Manufacturing Week trade show. Why?
FCG Completes Implementation of Organon’s Electronic Document Management System
News  |  3/24/2005  | 
FCG's FirstDoc R&D solution will ensure regulatory compliance and create a secure document repository for users in the US, Japan, and the Netherlands.
Implementation of SAP NetWeaver Expands IDS Scheer’s Global SME Presence
News  |  3/24/2005  | 
IDS Scheer Canada has expanded its relationship with Mold-Masters.
In Focus: EMC Claims the Lead in 'Unified' Architecture
News  |  3/22/2005  | 
When EMC announced the release of Documentum 5.3 yesterday, the company put its stake in the ground and claimed to offer the most unified enterprise content management (ECM) suite available.
Analysis: Simple Workflow Begets Better HR, IT and SOX Compliance
News  |  3/22/2005  | 
Trucking company Cardinal Logistics is using Web-based workflow to automate IT requests, equipment purchasing and, next up, Sarbanes-Oxley-compliant financial reporting.
No Big Winners In Search-Engine Wars
Commentary  |  3/22/2005  | 
You don't need to be the top dog to be a winner. Barry Diller understands that as his media company IAC/InterActiveCorp seeks to acquire search engine Ask Jeeves for $1.85 billion.
High-Court Plea: Don't Stifle Innovation
Commentary  |  3/18/2005  | 
The law has a tough time keeping pace with technology, and that could prove problematic for many Internet innovators and users if the Supreme Court sides with the movie studios and recording companies in a case it will hear later this month.
Syndera: Driving Intelligence in Operational Performance Management
News  |  3/17/2005  | 
Bringing the performance management value of BI and process management to operational intelligence
Reportive: Solution for Sales Performance Management
News  |  3/17/2005  | 
The new Reportive 2005 release focuses on improving sales effectiveness.
Adopting Sales Performance Management
News  |  3/17/2005  | 
A new approach for increasing sales effectiveness
Google Code
Commentary  |  3/17/2005  | 
Google today launched Google Code, a site for programmers interested in Google-related development. The company is using the site to publish free source code and API information. Search, of course, is more of a platform these days than an application and this gift of code will only strengthen Google's developer community.
Computer Associates Simplifies Business Process Management
News  |  3/15/2005  | 
The release of CleverPath Aion r10 introduces new opportunity at CA.
Serial Entrepreneur Strikes Again With Open Source
Commentary  |  3/15/2005  | 
"Is there a place for open-source software at my company?" It's one of the most important questions that IT executives have been asking themselves over the past few years. The answer depends, among other things, on your company's level of comfort with open source and your ability to integrate open-source applications with existing proprietary apps. The above question has also helped open source drift into the crosshairs of the IT consulting market. But unlike the technologies that created the l
ERP: It’s a Platform, Stupid!
News  |  3/14/2005  | 
ERP domination is now a battle of platforms.
Embedded Idea Management
News  |  3/14/2005  | 
Raising the organizational footprint of idea management
Former PeopleSoft Executive Takes Helm At OutlookSoft
News  |  3/14/2005  | 
Phil Wilmington served as co-president of PeopleSoft, leading international field operations for the firm.
Thinq About Employee Performance
News  |  3/10/2005  | 
LMS provider expands focus on analytics and performance management.
Supply Chain Management: Slow to Adopt Performance Management
News  |  3/10/2005  | 
Lack of focus on Supply Chain Performance Management hinders operational performance improvement.
In Focus: Fujitsu Software Steps Up With SOA, BPM Partners
News  |  3/8/2005  | 
Call it "coopetition" or consolidation without acquisition. In the end, it's about being more than just a pure-play piece in a crowded business process management (BPM) market that's increasingly being sized up by the largest vendors. I'm talking about Fujitsu Limited's recent strategic alliances with Software AG and IDS Sheer, respectively. Both announcements go far beyond mere marketing partnerships. Yet neither of the proud German vendors is giving up its sovereignty, nor is the $45-billion J
Symantec & Veritas
Commentary  |  3/2/2005  | 
Four of us from InformationWeek met with Symantec CEO John Thompson and Veritas CEO Gary Bloom this morning. What surprised me was how bullish both were about Linux.
Enabling the Intelligent Enterprise: 2005 Editors' Choice Awards
News  |  3/1/2005  | 
Our seventh annual take on The Dozen most influential vendors driving the intelligent enterprise. Plus, we name 48 Companies to Watch in 12 categories including enterprise apps, BI and special "vanguard" company selections.
The Coming Software Pricing Revolution
News  |  3/1/2005  | 
A revolution awaits in software pricing as services and composite apps change the game.
Blow the Lid Off Automation
News  |  3/1/2005  | 
Integration and automation are old hat for business process management, but BPM vendors are adding real-time reports for better process visibility and adaptability.
Shortlist
News  |  3/1/2005  | 
Watchfire WebXM 4.0; KartOO VISU 2.0; Optio QuickRecord Suite; FusionWare Integration Server; BMC Atrium Configuration Management Database; PLTS for ArcGIS 9-Foundation


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