Dennis Howlett

Dennis Howlett is a 40 year veteran in enterprise IT, working with companies large and small across many industries. He endeavors to inform buyers in a no-nonsense manner and spares no vendor that comes under his microscope.

Latest Posts

Sage to dump US business unit?

Rumors are flying that Sage has put its US operation on the block for sale. While nothing is confirmed, those rumors have not died down.

September 18, 2012 by Dennis Howlett

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Appirio's CloudSpokes: an update

In less than 18 months, Appirio has assembled a developer community numbering 50,000, has commissioned over 400 challenges (projects) and generated more than $670,000 for those developers. What's the deal with CloudSpokes?

September 18, 2012 by Dennis Howlett

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Dreamforce Rumors revealed

As 80,000 plus attendees prepare for Dreamforce, it's good to see that you can still have some gentle fun at the expense of a major vendor. And now...

September 17, 2012 by Dennis Howlett

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Dreamforce rumors (screenshots)

Dreamforce 2012 is about to start and rumors abound about what will happen, what will be said and which will be the greatest party. Here is a selection of some of the latest and greatest.

September 17, 2012 by Dennis Howlett

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The Dreamforce party dampener

While's Q2 exceeded market expectations, a collection of doubts over future growth meant the company's stock was punished. Should you be concerned?

August 24, 2012 by Dennis Howlett