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SAP’s integrated Hybris front office tools a shot at Salesforce

While is busy making news at its annual Dreamforce conference, competitor SAP SE is making news of its own with a vision for an integrated new set of SAP Hybris tools it

Published on: September 16th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Dreamforce retrospective: a look back at 5 years covering the marquee event for B2B cloud software

This will be my sixth year in a row attending’s Dreamforce event, a mega-conference that takes over downtown San Francisco for one week every year in autumn. Known as the world’s largest

Published on: September 13th, 2015 Brian Jackson

OpenText brings big data analytics to the cloud

OpenText is bringing a new advanced analytics solution to the cloud, allowing users to access tools to make sense of their big data with an on-demand tool available through a tiered subscription pricing

Published on: September 10th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Canadian business owners more ‘app-happy’ than Americans: survey

Canadian small business owners are using more software, spending more on software, and are more mobile than their American counterparts, according to a new survey from Intuit Canada. Canadian small businesses owners are

Published on: August 28th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Accenture launches analytics apps for telecom

Consulting and outsourcing firm Accenture has announced a suite of five analytics applications aimed at the telecommunications market. The applications, built on the Accenture Analytics Applications Platform, are designed to allow telecom companies

Published on: August 27th, 2015 Dave Webb

Salesforce Lightning overhauls CRM with modern UX is hoping to give its user experience a jolt with a new, more modern design for its marquee Sales Cloud service with the announcement of Salesforce Lightning on Tuesday. At its Dreamforce

Published on: August 25th, 2015 Brian Jackson

AppDirect extends cloud marketplace to ISVs

The app store that powers the app stores of some of the largest business-to-business cloud software portals in the world is opening up its product to give other vendors the ability to sell

Published on: August 18th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Salesforce announces Community Cloud buy-button functionality

Cloud-based customer relationship management vendor Salesforce says its Community Cloud offering will enable enterprises to embed buy buttons in their online communities. This will allow customers to research, discuss and buy products from

Published on: August 14th, 2015 Dave Webb

Sage and Salesforce partner to bring new approach to SMB finances

NEW ORLEANS – The fruits of the strategic partnership between Sage Plc and Corp. were unveiled last week at the annual Sage Summit user conference with Sage Live, which the companies promise

Published on: August 5th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Recap: #connectivitysolutions Twitter chat, The Internet of Things and the enterprise

Updated 4:59 pm E.S.T. Today we hosted a Twitter chat on the topic of the Internet of Things and the enterprise. It was a fast-paced, forward-thinking and engaging chat, much like the topic

Published on: August 1st, 2015 Hibah Ahmed

How to get Cortana on Windows 10 in Canada today

Canadians often complain that they don't get access to some of the coolest technology services as quickly as their American neighbours and Microsoft's Cortana is the latest thing you can add to that

Published on: July 29th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Sage takes X3 to the cloud to empower line of business

NEW ORLEANS – Business software vendor Sage Plc used its annual Summit user conference on Tuesday to take its flagship enterprise resource planning (ERP) suite for the midmarket – Sage X3 – to

Published on: July 28th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Salesforce Shield helps regulated industries build secure apps

While the app economy has companies keenly aware of the need to bring their apps to market quickly to keep up with their competition, but for companies with serious governance concerns or in

Published on: July 16th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Fans flock to social media during the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup

If you weren’t Facebooking, Tweeting or Instagramming about the FIFA Women’s World Cup last week, you just might be the only one. According to Facebook, nearly 9 million fans were posting about the

Published on: July 13th, 2015 Jackie Atkins

Cloud computing will be 1/3 of IT infrastructure spending in 2015: IDC

Cloud computing isn’t yet the majority of IT infrastructure spending, but it is definitely the fastest growing portion of the overall market. A new report from IDC Corp.’s Worldwide Quarterly Infrastructure Tracker says

Published on: July 7th, 2015 Jeff Jedras