News: November 2004

Industry and product news on CRM, Business Intelligence, ERP, supply chain management, and other enterprise applications. - Archive for November 2004

Oracle Stages a Proxy War

November 25, 2004

The company gears up for a March battle as it eyes four alternatives to replace a stubborn PeopleSoft board. PeopleSoft 'Poison Pill' …

Merge E-Mail Campaign Results Into Your Web Metrics

November 16, 2004

WebTrends and ExactTarget strike a deal for an integrated solution that lets merchants better understand how to tweak their e-mail efforts.

Microsoft to Offer SMBs Better Customer Management

November 9, 2004

Microsoft's next small business edition of Office will feature an enhanced version of Outlook 2003 with Business Contact Manager. The new …

Oracle Prepared to Drop PeopleSoft Bid

November 8, 2004

Court document says if PeopleSoft shareholders reject 'final and best offer,' Oracle will walk away from deal.

Latest Oracle Gambit Draws Criticism

November 1, 2004

All eyes on the Delaware Courts as analysts mull PeopleSoft's next moves. Oracle to PeopleSoft: 'Best and Final Offer'

Oracle to PeopleSoft: 'Best and Final Offer'

November 1, 2004

UPDATED: Oracle ups its bid for PeopleSoft to $24 per share and drops most conditions in its continuing quest to buy the software maker.