News: July 2013

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

In-Memory Big Data Processing Firm GridGain Raises $10M

July 30, 2013

Increasingly, the way to topple the barriers to real-time Big Data computing is to throw lots of RAM at the problem. GridGain makes software …

More Marketing Management: Decision Software's MarketWide 4.0

July 29, 2013

Marketing software maker Decision Software tackles campaign management and reporting with cloud-enabled Big Data processing and a fresh new …

IBM Targets Social, Mobile Consumers with Digital Experience Push

July 26, 2013

Big Blue brings together its analytics, mobile and social offerings to help organizations boost their customer engagement efforts and …

Converge Enterprise Preps MobileCRM Edition

July 25, 2013

After floating its cloud-based CRM platform, software maker Converge Enterprise sets its sights on mobile devices.

Cloudera Open Sources Sentry Tech to Secure Big Data

July 24, 2013

How do you secure access to Hadoop? Cloudera has an answer.

Cloud-Based Healthcare Analytics Firm ArborMetrix Raises $7M

July 18, 2013

ArborMetrix leverages the cloud to help hospitals and other healthcare organizations improve the quality of care and keep costs in check.

SAP Consolidates Analytics Apps into BusinessObjects Mobile

July 17, 2013

Company's new mobile all-in-one business analytics app wrangles SAP's data discovery and reporting capabilities under a single user …

TrustRadius Wants to be Yelp for Enterprise Software

July 16, 2013

Startup bets IT buyers will flock to its crowdsourced recommendation and ratings site before sinking big bucks on business software.

Oracle Updates Exalytics for Analytics Scale

July 16, 2013

Oracle's new Exalytics engineered system provides more memory, but sticks with the same silicon.

BloomReach Mobile Brings Big Data to Mobile Marketing

July 15, 2013

New mobile-first product melds Big Data analytics, machine learning and social discovery to help marketers engage with smartphone-wielding …

Citrix Switches on Podio Video Chat

July 12, 2013

Add virtual face-to-face meetings and voice chat to Citrix's cloud-based collaboration service's feature set.

Actian Launches ParAccel Big Data Analytics

July 11, 2013

A few months after getting acquired, ParAccel's massively parallel processing technology is used to anchor Actian's analytics platform.

Microsoft Previews Power BI for Office 365

July 9, 2013

A new Office 365 add-on leverages Microsoft's innovations in databases and cloud computing to bring insight-gathering business intelligence …

Enterprise Software Leads IT Spending Growth: Gartner

July 3, 2013

The industry's appetite for business software, particularly CRM, is helping to push IT spending rates higher.

Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 Coming this Fall

July 2, 2013

Redmond is taking customer relationship management (CRM) personally with enhanced mobile apps, social collaboration and marketing automation …