News: February 2015

Industry and product news on CRM, Business Intelligence, ERP, supply chain management, and other enterprise applications. - Archive for February 2015

RingCentral Intros App Development Platform

February 27, 2015

Development platform is significant because "communication applications have mostly lived in isolation from other enterprise applications …

FinancialForce.com Tackles Rebate Revenue Management

February 25, 2015

FinancialForce.com beefs up its supply chain management app with rebate revenue management capabilities.

Salesforce 'Doubles Down' on Mobile Analytics

February 19, 2015

Raw data imports and a dashboard designer are among new mobile features for the Salesforce Analytics Cloud.

Logi Analytics Intros Hourly Pricing for Analytics Tool

February 12, 2015

Logi Analytics wants to make cloud apps truly on-demand by offering an hourly pricing option for its Logi Vision software on Amazon's AWS …

Hitachi Buys Pentaho to Bolster Big Data Business

February 11, 2015

Pentaho's CEO says Hitachi's acquisition of his company is the largest deal yet for a Big Data company.

Lavastorm Simplifies Predictive Analytics

February 9, 2015

Lavastorm says new analytics engine capabilities enable business analysts with limited knowledge of data science to deliver predictive …

Lightning Strikes at Salesforce with DIY Development Platform

February 5, 2015

Salesforce's new Lightning platform aims to make it easier for ordinary folks to build apps, and leverages open source tech to do so.

Jive Adds Mobile Apps in Bid for New Business

February 3, 2015

Jive, best known for its enterprise social networking platform, is introducing three new mobile collaboration apps that it hopes will help …

SAP 'Reinvents' Business Suite for HANA

February 3, 2015

SAP hopes a new version of its flagship Business Suite meant specifically for HANA will boost adoption of newer cloud apps as well as its …