News: June 2013

Industry and product news on CRM, Business Intelligence, ERP, supply chain management, and other enterprise applications. - Archive for June 2013

Adobe Acquires Neolane to Bolster its Marketing Cloud

June 28, 2013

The $600 million deal will bring Neolane's cross-channel campaign management tech to Adobe's cloud-based marketing software and services …

Base CRM Steps Up to the Enterprise

June 27, 2013

Customer relationship management (CRM) software specialist rolls out an enterprise-grade version of its mobile-friendly platform.

Salesforce and Oracle Link Clouds

June 26, 2013

Business software rivals ink a nine-year deal that will bring their clouds closer together.

Microsoft Moves ERP to the Cloud

June 20, 2013

It took a while, but Microsoft ERP solutions are now available in the cloud.

IBM Aims SmartCloud Analytics at the C-Suite

June 19, 2013

From the CMO to the CFO, Big Blue rolls out cloud app collections with business executives in mind.

Zurmo 2.0: Open Source CRM for Gen X and Y

June 18, 2013

The CRM software maker targets an evolving workforce with new user options and email marketing features.

KnowledgeAdvisors Takes on HR with Talent Analytics Suite

June 17, 2013

Firm targets human resources professionals with its cloud-based, Big Data-driven analytics platform.

RelateIQ Raises $20M for Relationship Intelligence Platform

June 14, 2013

Big Data startup RelateIQ bags $29M for its mobile-friendly take on relationship management.

HP Autonomy Launches Marketing Cloud

June 13, 2013

With Autonomy’s tech in tow, HP enters the increasingly competitive marketing cloud services market.

Marketo Revs Customer Engagement Engine

June 12, 2013

Timing, automation and easy-to-digest insights are everything for Marketo, a maker of cloud-based email marketing automation software.

HP Builds New Big Data HAVEn

June 12, 2013

HP's new Big Data solution pairs Hadoop with Autonomy and Vertica.

ThinkVine Updates Marketing Mix Optimization Platform

June 10, 2013

ThinkVine advances its marketing software with new forecasting, collaboration and sharing features.

SAP Readies CRM Onslaught with Hybris Buy

June 6, 2013

SAP to add multi-channel e-commerce solutions to its cloud-enabled, HANA-powered business software slate.

Salesforce Buys ExactTarget Marketing Cloud for $2.5B

June 4, 2013

Salesforce's Marketing Cloud gets a lift courtesy of a big, multi-billion dollar deal.

Canvas Raises Millions for Paper-Killing Business Apps

June 3, 2013

Startup Canvas rakes in funds to help businesses ditch paper forms and keep up with demand for on-the-go apps.