News: November 2012

Industry and product news on CRM, Business Intelligence, ERP, supply chain management, and other enterprise applications. - Archive for November 2012

Zurmo CRM Gets In-App Email

November 30, 2012

The open source CRM platform adds built-in email and better bug reporting to its bag of tricks.

Drupal Sponsor Acquia Brings in $68.5 Million of Funding

November 29, 2012

New round of funding will help build and expand the operations of open source enterprise content management system vendor Acquia.

SAP Launches Predictive Analysis for Big Data

November 28, 2012

SAP grows its HANA in-memory analytics ecosystem with compatible software that helps businesses make sense of Big Data and plan for the …

Yellowfin Adds Social Sharing for Business Intelligence Boost

November 27, 2012

Yellowfin's strategy for improving business intelligence adoption owes a debt to Google+ and gives new meaning to the term "one percenter."

SumAll Raises $6M for Small Biz Analytics on the Cloud

November 21, 2012

A cash infusion helps startup SumAll ramp up its SMB data analytics platform, with a good chunk going toward its charitable foundation.

Salesforce Keeps Adding New Products, Growing Revenues

November 21, 2012

Salesforce.com's Marc Benioff isn't worried about Oracle and SAP as his company pushes past the $3 billion annual revenue run rate milestone.

Socialbakers Raises $6M to Accelerate Global Expansion

November 19, 2012

Social analytics startup looks to strengthen its global operations as the competition heats up.

Nimble Offers API for Social CRM Integration

November 15, 2012

Partners including HootSuite, HubSpot and MailChimp use API to offer solutions in Nimble's new Application Marketplace.

Jaspersoft 5.0 Enables Business Intelligence with HTML5

November 14, 2012

Data analysis visualization gets a boost in Jaspersoft's updated business intelligence platform release.

SAP Unveils Windows 8 Mobile Apps

November 13, 2012

What iPad? SAP shows its support for Microsoft’s tablet-friendly OS with six new business apps.

Selligy iPhone App Streamlines Sales Meetings

November 8, 2012

Salesforce integration, location awareness and social smarts combine to help iPhone-wielding sales pros manage their sales meetings from one …

Microsoft Adds Moxie to Dynamics CRM

November 5, 2012

Companies team to bring social features to Microsoft’s Dynamics, boosting the CRM platform's appeal for call centers and other …

MicroStrategy Uses Cloud to Deliver Self-serve Business Intelligence

November 2, 2012

New MicroStrategy service delivers some advanced business intelligence functionality to mobile and desktop users.

Microsoft Preps Dynamics CRM Update for December

November 1, 2012

New Dynamics CRM features to loosely coincide with Microsoft's sweeping Windows OS and Office 2013 revamps.

RedPrairie Snags JDA Software in $1.9B SCM Deal

November 1, 2012

RedPrairie, JDA Software merge to take on SAP and Oracle in the growing supply chain management market.

SAP Jam Adds Business Context to Social Enterprise

November 1, 2012

SAP says its new Jam social collaboration software offers what is lacking in competitive social products: business context.