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Got a booth at Dreamforce? You might be doing it wrong, veterans advise

When G2 Crowd's executive chairman Godard Abel attended his first Dreamforce conference in the mid-aughts, it was only 400 enthusiastic Salesforce.com customers. Now some describe it as the Super Bowl of the cloud

Published on: November 1st, 2017 Brian Jackson

Hashtag Trending – Amazon wants your house keys, Google and Cisco team up to control the cloud

Amazon wants the keys to your house, Apple’s never-ending issues with the iPhone 10, and Google and Cisco team up to beat Amazon in the cloud.   Trending on Twitter today is Amazon

Published on: October 26th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

OVH to position itself as a cloud alternative

PARIS – Stephane Aisenberg, the co-founder of France solution provider Linkbynet was watching a TV news program recently where the host asked why Google was not in France? Aisenberg said, at the OVH

Published on: October 19th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

OVH introduces new cloud that goes beyond public, private and hybrid

PARIS – Customers choosing what kind of cloud to go with have had three options: public cloud, private cloud and hybrid cloud. But today OVH Group, who has one of its largest cloud

Published on: October 19th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Adobe reveals its largest Creative Cloud update yet at Max 2017

LAS VEGAS - Adobe Systems Inc. is making it easier than ever for both graphic designers and those who are less creatively inclined to design eye-catching media of all kinds. On the first

Published on: October 19th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Adobe Creative Cloud can now identify a font for you based on a picture

LAS VEGAS - If you've ever looked at a sign, postcard, postcard, or t-shirt and thought, "I wish I could steal that font!" - and who hasn't? - you're going to love Adobe

Published on: October 19th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Adobe will be increasing its Creative Cloud subscription prices soon – but not in Canada

LAS VEGAS - Budget-minded Canadians subscribing to Adobe Systems Inc.'s signature Creative Cloud service can breathe a sigh of relief. Buried in the press release announcing what Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen called the

Published on: October 19th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

New Microsoft Canada president makes the case for “cool” Canadian innovation

When journalists sat down to ask Kevin Peesker questions on Wednesday - their first opportunity since he took over the top job at Microsoft Canada - he had a couple of questions for

Published on: October 18th, 2017 Christine Wong

Canadian retailers aren’t meeting shopper expectations fast enough, Salesforce finds

Canadian shoppers want a more personalized experience, and according to Salesforce.com Inc., retailers aren't listening. For its third annual Connected Shopper report, the customer relationship management (CRM) giant interviewed more than 1000 Canadians

Published on: October 11th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

NetApp CEO begins Insight with silence, vow to continue in wake of Las Vegas tragedy

LAS VEGAS - George Kurian faced a challenge that few leaders have, and none would want. On the morning of Tuesday Oct. 3, NetApp's CEO faced a crowd of more than 4000 attendees

Published on: October 3rd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Salesforce adds AI-powered revenue forecasting to Sales Cloud Einstein

Salesforce.com Inc. wants to help salespeople and their managers take the guesswork out of revenue forecasts. This week the customer relationship management (CRM) giant announced three new features for its artificial intelligence (AI)-powered

Published on: September 21st, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Why Canada’s Kinross Gold uses SAP to coordinate its HR operations across four continents

LAS VEGAS, NV. - Larry Duong arrived at Kinross Gold Corp. knowing the benefits of digital transformation first-hand. As a workforce and human resources information system (HRIS) manager for document destruction firm Shred-it

Published on: September 8th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

How the makers of Gorilla Glass used SuccessFactors to modernize their HR operations

LAS VEGAS, NV. - Chances are you haven't heard of Corning Inc. But you're definitely familiar with their products. The Corning, N.Y.-based industrial glass and ceramic manufacturer's best-known product, Gorilla Glass, is incorporated

Published on: September 1st, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Mobile integral to SuccessFactors’ reinvention, SAP executive says

LAS VEGAS, NV. - Mobile technology, illustrated by a recent Apple Inc.-assisted redesign of its signature SuccessFactors platform, will be integral to SAP SE's efforts to digitally transform human resources going forward, one

Published on: August 31st, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Infosys CEO steps down, slams company on the way out

Trouble is afoot at Indian tech giant Infosys. CEO Vishal Sikka resigned last week, citing "unrelenting, baseless... and increasingly personal attacks." Sikka, who has been the CEO and managing director of Infosys for

Published on: August 25th, 2017 Alex Radu