More than 80 percent of SMBs contributing to LogMeIn's latest assessment on the 'bring your own application' trend use employee-introduced technology.
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Natalie Gagliordi is a staff writer for CBS Interactive based in Louisville, Kentucky, covering business technology for ZDNet. She previously worked as the editor of Kiosk Marketplace, an online B2B trade publication that focused on interactive self-service technology, while also contributing to additional websites that covered retail technology, digital signage hardware and mobile payment trends. Natalie attended George Washington University, where she studied communication sciences, and also the University of South Florida, where she received a B.A. in News-Editorial Journalism.
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TrustFile helps e-tailers figure out where to collect, as well as when and how they should report.
Cypress Grove's progressive use of cloud services helps the small California-based company compete more effectively with competitors across all 50 US states.
Recollective Baseline is adapted from an enterprise platform developed by Ramius that is used to field research by the likes of SAP, NASA, Kaiser Permanente and Dreamworks.
The technology aligns with major small-business e-commerce platforms including eBay, Etsy, Amazon, Wix, Shopify, Magento and Prestashop.
Focused squarely on midsize growth companies, the cloud financial management service company just raised $45 million to fund platform and ecosystem enhancements.
The platform was born out of a custom project that the point-of-sale technology startup created for HALL Wines in California's Napa Valley.
Now commercially available on AppExchange, Spanning Backup for Salesforce can be managed from directly within the CRM application.
As the cloud accounting software provider builds up its North American presence, it is positioning itself as the hub for small-business financial management processes.
Recruiterbox acts as a central repository for managing job applications and recruiting activities, allowing teams to evaluate candidates collaboratively.
Australian tech startup is also making significant enhancements to its e-commerce platform, including the creation of a 'single click' store that lets merchant integrate add-ons far more quickly.
Family-owned Mount Everest developed a mobile app that lets its sales team prioritize orders based on origin.
Major updated to online payment processing platform also includes one of the most common feature requests: support for separate billing and payment addresses.