The enterprise software market features massive players like SAP and Oracle and customers that are beginning to question their license fees. Can enterprise software companies count on ever-increasing maintenance revenue streams. The enterprise software field is massive and includes Microsoft, IBM, BMC Software, CA and dozens of other players both large and small.
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We use information communications tools to ease the way we work. Over time, do these tools influence the way we work instead?
Businesses and Consumers both rely heavily on the information they find on the Internet. They get smart about their problems, potential solutions, possible vendors to contract with, etc. In fact, they may not contact your firm until well into the sales cycle. But, those firms who put few knowledge 'assets' on the internet may be seriously limiting their sales. Read on to see some smarter approaches emerging today.
In another open letter to customers, BlackBerry chief executive John Chen fires the cannon at naysayers who claim the smartphone company can't win back its crucial enterprise customer base.
Microsoft is unifying its myriad volume-licensing contracts, creating a new single agreement for businesses using its cloud, on-premises and, ultimately, device offerings.
This new version of the 2X ApplicationServer XG will blow you, and the competition, away. Price, ease of use, rapid deployment, and small size make XG the perfect application and desktop delivery system.
The Army used thousands more copies of a system than what they paid for, and tried to hack the software to get around the licenses, the software company alleges. The government is paying $50 million to make the case go away.
At the end of November, the company raised $10 million to help fuel partner development and its expansion into markets including Asia and Europe.
Akamai Technologies has purchased Prolexic, a provider of cloud-based security solutions designed to shield the enterprise from denial-of-service attacks.
The war for talent is definitely heating up and the best HR executives are adopting non-traditional technologies, innovative recruitment strategies and more to attract and retain talent. Read on to get a taste what surfaced from a number of interviews with leading HR executives.
Development of new IT, operational and business support systems to support an FttN network would require a massive, expensive and risk-fraught IT development process, NBN Co warned the incoming minister in a confidential analysis.
What does becoming a social business actually entail? A practitioner in the trenches shares his top strategies and techniques for driving engagement with social tools.
APIs represent new channels for integration. Follow well-established best practices of software design and development to successfully manage them.
Useful innovation is one of the most meaningful outputs of human creativity. Today, technological aids are increasingly employed to improve and amplify the innovation process. Now new social methods, especially crowdsourcing, have fundamentally altered how innovation is achieved and even who does it.
'The idea of planning a year in advance is absolute nonsense, and we all know it.'
In an unusual public relations strategy, IBM lashed out against Bridgestone over fault on an IT failure. Although one-sided claims on both sides lack credibility, there are important PR lessons to learn.