Research, articles, and tips on CRM, Business Intelligence, ERP, supply chain management, and other enterprise applications.
7 Significant ERP TrendsAugust 31, 2015
The cloud, analytics, better reporting and implementation simplicity are among trends impacting ERP implementations.
Enterprise App Stores Continue to EvolveAugust 27, 2015
Enterprise app stores – especially ones companies create themselves -- are a central part of effective BYOA programs.
4 Tips for Successful BYOA GovernanceAugust 26, 2015
Bring your own app, or BYOA, is a boon for worker productivity – but often a bane for IT organizations. Effective governance is the …
BPM and CRM Better TogetherAugust 24, 2015
Integrating BPM and CRM can help companies make customer-facing processes more efficient and gain added insight about their customers.
Streamlining Your Email Inbox with Service ManagementAugust 19, 2015
Service management helped AAA Allied Group replace email with automated workflows. IT enjoys enhanced visibility into business processes, …
5 Best Practices for Fast DataAugust 18, 2015
Big Data is so 2012. Fast Data is the latest data processing and analytics trend. Best practices are beginning to emerge, based on early use …
Humana Using Analytics to Improve Health OutcomesAugust 14, 2015
Health insurer Humana is getting good results by making analytics the foundation of its clinical operations.
What Will UI of the Future Look Like?August 13, 2015
From Google’s conductive clothes and radar interaction sensor, to reality augmentation glasses from Microsoft and digital tables from …
Startup Spotlight: TinderBox's Sales Productivity SoftwareAugust 12, 2015
TinderBox does not want to be just another sales point solution. Its software addresses three stages of the sales process: pitch, propose …
ERP Under Attack at Black Hat [VIDEO]August 11, 2015
Onapsis CTO details risks of legacy protocols and complexity in enterprise applications like SAP's ERP.
Getting Good BI Without a Single Version of the TruthAugust 10, 2015
A single version of the truth has long been a business intelligence goal. But should it be?
Are Enterprise Apps Ready for Windows 10?August 6, 2015
Preparing enterprise apps for Windows 10 should be no big deal for most IT organizations, experts say.
How to Develop Enterprise Mobile Apps that MatterAugust 4, 2015
Mobile apps can be quite costly to develop, so enterprises must make sure they provide apps that make a real impact on the business.
6 Lessons from IoT NinjasAugust 3, 2015
Early adopters are experiencing Internet of Things successes – and learning hard lessons. Their hits and misses can help companies …
Analyzing Archived Data Yields Big ReturnsJuly 28, 2015
Analyzing archived data is critical to driving added revenue, says IDC. So why aren't more companies doing it?
5 Tips for Successful SaaS ReleasesJuly 27, 2015
Having a release strategy is a non-trivial and rarely discussed issue in SaaS, says Gainsight CEO Nick Mehta, who offers five tips for …
3 Limits of NoSQL Data ProcessingJuly 23, 2015
Limitations in NoSQL databases mean they are more appropriate for some use cases than others.
CRM Evaluations Not Thorough Enough?July 21, 2015
A handful of CRM vendors dominate the market, so many CRM buyers conduct few product demonstrations before buying.
Big Data Analytics Goes HollywoodJuly 17, 2015
Big Data analytics are ready for a close-up at companies involved in the movie business.
Is Cloud Causing IT Spending Shift?July 16, 2015
Investment in cloud apps is impacting overall IT spending, finds Computer Economics, which means organizations should tweak IT staffing and …