Content tagged with Finance
posted in March 2013
Oracle Sparc T5 Can't Make Sun Rise
Commentary  |  3/26/2013  | 
Oracle says new Sparc servers beat IBM's Power line, but gains in a shrinking market aren't likely to stanch hardware losses.
Platfora Brings Business Intelligence To Big Data
News  |  3/26/2013  | 
Startup releases platform for slice-and-dice analysis and exploration of data in Hadoop clusters.
Oracle's Bad Quarter Is Self-Inflicted
Commentary  |  3/22/2013  | 
Big egos and poor execution are behind Oracle's uneven financial performance.
Microsoft Gains Enterprise Clout With ERP, CRM
Commentary  |  3/21/2013  | 
Spotlighting high-profile customers like Revlon and Dell, Microsoft talks up its prowess with ERP consolidation, CRM-integrated marketing.
Microsoft App Focus Echoes Salesforce.com
News  |  3/19/2013  | 
At Microsoft Convergence conference, stepped up social and marketing capabilities star. But Dynamics customers are still waiting for ERP on Azure.
10Gen Enterprise Release Takes MongoDB Uptown
News  |  3/19/2013  | 
With big companies embracing the MongoDB NoSQL database, 10Gen is adding a commercial version with monitoring and security features.
Big Data Profile: FICO's Andrew Jennings
News  |  3/18/2013  | 
FICO's chief analytics officer discusses mobility, machine learning, consumer empowerment and why big data is no savior.
The Rise And Stall Of Social Media Listening
Commentary  |  3/18/2013  | 
These 5 research-oriented steps help you select the right social listening measures and design analyses that link data to desired outcomes.
What Will Salesforce.com Buy With $1 Billion?
Commentary  |  3/12/2013  | 
Salesforce.com is raising money to fund acquisitions. We're thinking digital marketing and big data companies might be on the target list.
SAS Upgrades Visual Analytics App
Commentary  |  3/12/2013  | 
SAS strategy for big data, cloud and mobile includes one-click deployment of analytic apps in the cloud.
Kaggle Winners Tapped As Data Analytics Consultants
Commentary  |  3/7/2013  | 
Building on its crowdsourcing competitions, Kaggle adds a consulting option. But are brilliant data scientists necessarily gifted advisers?
London Aims To Be World's 'Smartest' City
News  |  3/6/2013  | 
British capital studies more integrated approaches to its systems and more support for tech entrepreneurship.
Oracle Appliance Upgrade Goes Beyond Database
News  |  3/5/2013  | 
Oracle Database Appliance X3-2 update adds higher-capacity hardware, but virtualization unlocks a world of new compute possibilities.
Software Tracks Payments For U.K. Auto Finance Company
News  |  3/1/2013  | 
Toyota Financial Services U.K. uses Sopra Group contract management system to boost customer service and employee satisfaction.


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