Content tagged with Finance - posted in January 2011 - InformationWeek
Content tagged with Finance
posted in January 2011
MicroStrategy Revs Up Mobile Computing
Commentary  |  1/31/2011  | 
Transactions services and new cloud computing and data visualization options enrich the vendor's business intelligence portfolio.
Oracle Exec Says Exadata Can Do It All
Commentary  |  1/27/2011  | 
Database executive Andy Mendelsohn tells financial analysts that Oracle has all the bases covered. Here's where the company stands on Exadata progress and disruptive threats to its database business.
SAP Reports Record Sales, Contests Oracle Fine
News  |  1/26/2011  | 
Looking past a 36% drop in earnings tied to the TomorrowNow lawsuit, SAP executives say fourth-quarter results point to strong, innovation-driven growth across industries and regions.
Facebook Credits Policy Raises Developers' Hackles
News  |  1/26/2011  | 
The social network addresses concerns that the 30% cut it takes when game players use Credits will damage developers' cash flow.
Botnets, Hacked Credit Cards Selling At Bargain Prices
News  |  1/21/2011  | 
Cybercrime black market emphasizes entrepreneurialism and customer service, with money buying just about anything, finds Panda Security report.
EBay Profits Surge 24% In Fourth Quarter
News  |  1/20/2011  | 
Excluding Skype, eBay achieved revenue of $2.5 billion for the quarter, yielding profit per share of 52 cent and beating analysts' expectations.
Microsoft Steps Up Competition With Dynamics CRM 2011
Commentary  |  1/18/2011  | 
Can aggressive online pricing make a dent in's fast growth and evolving social and mobile appeal?
5 Big Themes in BI for 2011
Commentary  |  1/17/2011  | 
Business intelligence will become more visual, mobile and social in 2011. But how should you balance central vs. departmental control, and does it make sense to upgrade?
What's At Stake In IBM's Jeopardy Challenge?
Commentary  |  1/14/2011  | 
Advances in assisted Q&A could find their way into medicine, legal, tech support and compliance applications.
Is An Apps Shakeup Ahead At Microsoft?
Commentary  |  1/14/2011  | 
To compete in the enterprise with the likes of IBM, Oracle, SAP and, Microsoft has to take a more direct approach.
Oracle Financial App Targets SAP Shops
Commentary  |  1/10/2011  | 
Prebuilt analytic application taps SAP to deliver analyses of general ledger, profitability, payables and receivables. Acquisition Feeds Chatter
News  |  1/7/2011  | 
Purchase of Dimdim will advance real-time messaging and content-sharing capabilities.
Predictions For Business Analytics In 2011
Commentary  |  1/6/2011  | 
Forrester's plans for covering self-service, pervasive, social, scalable, cloud and real-time analytics in the coming year.
Teradata Deal Signals 2011 Analytics Trend
Commentary  |  1/3/2011  | 
Aprimo acquisition matches IBM's move into integrated marketing management.

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