Content tagged with Finance
posted in December 2010
To Change CRM, Embrace The Social Cloud
Commentary  |  12/21/2010  | 
Deep customer engagement through social media is the hallmark of a leading-edge customer service operation.
Acquisitions Cap Hot Year for HR Apps
Commentary  |  12/21/2010  | 
Lawson and Epicor buy human resource applications vendors -- just two more signs of a growing market.
Enterprise Software Realignment: Oracle Vs. Everyone
Commentary  |  12/20/2010  | 
Ellison is talking Oracle into a corner with SAP, HP and IBM while ignoring Microsoft to his peril. Meanwhile, Philips may put Oracle in the middle of Infor's target.
Five Ways To Fool A Twitter Sentiment Tool
Commentary  |  12/16/2010  | 
Do sentiment-analysis tools pass the accuracy test? Here are five tests along with results using freely available products.
WikiLeaks 'Hactivists' Target Fax Machines
News  |  12/14/2010  | 
Anonymous collective turns to old-school spam as antivirus vendors and Internet providers block access to the the LOIC botnet application.
Add Derived Data To Your DBMS Strategy
Commentary  |  12/14/2010  | 
Do you have a plan for managing more than just raw data? These five kinds of data can change the demands on your database management system.
Amazon EC2 Achieves Payment Industry Certification
News  |  12/13/2010  | 
Level 1 Payment Card Industry-compliant transaction processing systems can now be hosted by Amazon Web Services.
HP Denies Neoview Cut, Hires SAP Exec
Commentary  |  12/13/2010  | 
Appointment fuels speculation on impending acquisitions. Internal memo underscores commitment to business intelligence and analytics.
Red Hat Stock Gets Upgrade
News  |  12/10/2010  | 
Analysts expect good things from the Linux developer due to its strength in renewing major contracts.
SAP Cloud Platform, App Store Set For 2011
Commentary  |  12/9/2010  | 
On-demand portfolio will also gain line-of-business extension applications and Business ByDesign For Subsidiaries.
What's Next And What's Missing From SAP
Commentary  |  12/8/2010  | 
Influencer Summit offers window on what's coming in mobility, analytics and in-memory functionality. But is the social networking strategy missing in action?
Don't Let BI Standardization Lead To Stagnation
Commentary  |  12/6/2010  | 
Consolidation among business intelligence vendors has made product selection harder than ever. Nonetheless, successful companies periodically review their choice of BI tools.
Powerful Databases Change BI's Footprint
Commentary  |  12/6/2010  | 
In-database analytics and in-memory computing should slim down business intelligence suites.
SAP Delivers Promised Analytic Appliance
Commentary  |  12/1/2010  | 
HANA is the application vendor's first step in a multi-year plan to reinvent enterprise IT with in-memory computing.
Twitter Value Pushed To $4 Billion By Investors
News  |  12/1/2010  | 
Venture capitalist John Doerr, determined to own a piece of the microblogging service, is at the center of a bidding war.


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