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Content tagged with Mobile Applications posted in July 2004
News  |  7/29/2004  | 
MicroStrategy and Business Objects lead our digest of noteworthy product releases.
The Pieces Are Moving
News  |  7/28/2004  | 
What's that grinding sound? It's nothing less than strategic business applications shifting to a higher virtual plane.
Hunting Big Game
News  |  7/28/2004  | 
When you think of customer value, don't think CRM - think B2B processes.
WebMethods Releases New Version Of Portal Software
News  |  7/27/2004  | 
Upgrade includes compliance with latest portal standards, adds visual tools.
Compliance Efforts Still Somewhat Haphazard
News  |  7/26/2004  | 
And few CEOs see compliance-related spending as an opportunity to improve business processes.
Gluecode Software Releases Standards-Based Portal Solution
News  |  7/26/2004  | 
News - June 28, 2004
Metastorm Finds BI Partner In Hyperion
News  |  7/26/2004  | 
The agreement will result in the addition of personalized dashboards, reporting and analytics functionality to Metastorm's e-Work BPM software.
Visual Planning Application Launches For
News  |  7/23/2004  | 
Lets users create and share interactive visual representation of business processes and projects.
Oracle And Government Present Final Arguments
News  |  7/21/2004  | 
Each side had one last chance to impress U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker, who's expected to make a ruling within two months.
BPM Helps Insurer Gets Budgeting In Order
News  |  7/20/2004  | 
In an effort to add consistency to a previously decentralized budgeting process, Philadelphia Insurance Companies implements Satori Group's proCube.
FileNet Rolls Out ECM With Web Services Support
News  |  7/20/2004  | 
Product is designed to provide rich content and business process management functionality for ECM applications.
Courion Offers Compliance Management As Part Of Identity Management Suite
News  |  7/20/2004  | 
Product automates a set of processes necessary for organizations to achieve compliance with corporate policies and government and industry requirements.
BEA Unveils Software Kit For Business Process Automation
News  |  7/20/2004  | 
BEA Systems Inc. unveils a bundle of tools for automating business processes through a combination of software integration, application development and workflow.
Sajus Technologies Upgrades BPM Software
News  |  7/19/2004  | 
The latest version of its BPM software includes expanded process modeling, goal monitoring, reporting, process automation and analysis.
JBoss Application Server Passes J2EE Compatibility Tests
News  |  7/19/2004  | 
In addition, the company is eyeing plans for open-source BPM and workflow software.
BPM Drives Value For Insurers
Commentary  |  7/15/2004  | 
Examining a business process management value proposition for the insurance industry.
Krispy Kreme Turns To Geac To Manage Growth
News  |  7/15/2004  | 
It's implementing the vendor's performance-management software to improve budgeting, forecasting, and financial analysis.
Forrester: Latest Generation Of BPM Can Pay Big Dividends
News  |  7/15/2004  | 
Enterprises need to take advantage of latest features, including graphics-based process simulation and optimization routines.
Oracle Extends PeopleSoft Offer
News  |  7/13/2004  | 
The $21-per-share tender offer was scheduled to expire on Friday but was extended to Aug. 27.
Webplan Drives Supply Chain Performance to Next Level
News  |  7/12/2004  | 
Operational performance application links demand and supply chain planning.
Tibco Brings Enterprise-Wide Approach to Integration and Operational Performance
News  |  7/12/2004  | 
New product framework to help meet business and IT requirements.
Making Process Optimization Easier
News  |  7/12/2004  | 
Nimbus control-ES facilitates business process design for Global 2000 companies.
Oracle: Justice Failed To Make Its Case
News  |  7/11/2004  | 
Software vendor says in a filing that the government didn't prove its proposed acquisition of PeopleSoft would reduce competition. The Justice Department, however, cites substantial anti-competitive effects from an acquisition.
New Adobe Software Bolsters Document Security, Rights Management
News  |  7/11/2004  | 
New server software delivers document services for business-process management, document control and document security.
Earnings Indicate Trouble For Enterprise Software Vendors
News  |  7/11/2004  | 
PeopleSoft, Siebel Systems, and Veritas Software have said revenue and earnings for the quarter ended June 30 will fall short of earlier estimates.
NetSuite, Oracle Sever Licensing Ties
News  |  7/8/2004  | 
Marking the end of its licensing relationship with the world's second-largest software company, NetSuite now calls its lower end application suite NetSuite Small Business.
PeopleSoft Warns Of Weak Quarter From Oracle Bid
News  |  7/7/2004  | 
PeopleSoft Inc. warned that its second-quarter results would be weak as a result of the “substantial” negative impact Oracle Corp.’s hostile bid has had on the company.
Most Businesses To Begin Major Software Upgrades This Year
News  |  7/7/2004  | 
By the end of the year, 8 out of 10 businesses will have begun a major software upgrade, a market research firm said.
Social Security Spends Money To Save Money
News  |  7/5/2004  | 
The Social Security Administration is undertaking a $900 million project to reduce paperwork and re-engineer business processes, an overhaul that promises $1.3 billion in savings over seven years.
Commerce Bancshares Optimizes Reporting
News  |  7/5/2004  | 
Geac solution provides financial institution with highly accessible data, minimizes paper.
RFID Will Go Through Growing Pains
News  |  7/5/2004  | 
A Gartner analyst says the long-term outlook is positive, but the technology won't live up to its hype over the short term, leaving some users disillusioned.
Slow Start To Second Half
News  |  7/2/2004  | 
The markets fell sharply after tech companies issued profit warnings and unemployment figures were slightly higher than expected.
Oracle Hammers At Govt View Of Industry
News  |  7/2/2004  | 
Oracle's final witness says DOJ has taken a much-too-narrow view of what constitutes high-function applications.
J&J Consolidates Financial Planning
News  |  7/2/2004  | 
ISA helped J&J tie together more than 200 different departments so that its managers could have a common Web-based, real-time view of its budgeting and financial-planning systems.
Ellison Takes The Stand
News  |  7/1/2004  | 
Oracle CEO Larry Ellison testified that his company has no interest in PeopleSoft's products or technology.

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