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SAP Could be ‘In a World of Trouble’

Analysis: The lawsuit that Oracle (Quote) filed against its rival in the enterprise software market yesterday is going to get...

Mobile Payment Systems Get Traction

Cell phones have evolved from being simple voice transmitters to productivity tools and entertainment devices. Now, as several new services illustrate,...

Microsoft Wooing Hearts, Minds of SMBs

Facing challenges from free business services offered by Google (Quote) and, to a lesser extent, online office tools maker Zoho,...

Salesforce Makes ‘MySpace’ For Business

As part of the spring 2007 release of its flagship Salesforce Automation (SFA) customer relationship management application, Salesforce.com (Quote) is rolling...

SAP Does Road Work at CeBIT

Walldorf, Germany-based enterprise software vendor SAP (Quote) stuck close to its supply-chain roots today and announced a series of products...

Xactly Planning For More Intelligent SaaS

Business intelligence relies on clean data and a single version of the truth. On-demand sales compensation management software vendor Xactly believes...

Vendors Missing The SaaS Wave

The software-as-a-service (SaaS) ship has sailed with a boatload of customers, while many traditional vendors of on-premise software have been left...

Novell: Word, Meet Open Source

The open source software vendor has produced a translator, available for download on its site, that allows users of OpenOffice,...

IBM Goes Goo-Goo for Gadgets

The consumerization of the enterprise is in full swing. What began in 2006 as a trickle of consumer-oriented web applications like...

New Tools Ease Vista Deployment Pains

REDMOND, Wash. -- Microsoft (Quote) CEO Steve Ballmer tried to temper expectations for enterprise sales of Vista last week, but...