Applications of CRM, sales, marketing, business intelligence, customer service, social media and networking, supply chain, and e-commerce software and solutions in the retail industry.
Infor Acquiring GT Nexus to Further Cloud AmbitionsAugust 11, 2015
Its $675 million purchase of GT Nexus will help Infor boost its retail business and accelerate its plans to become a leading cloud services …
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.
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 …
5 Lessons from Data Analytics NinjasJune 5, 2015
What are data analytics ninjas like ConocoPhillips and Walmart doing right?
Is Hadoop Maturity in Sight?June 4, 2015
Gartner predicts 'anemic' growth for Hadoop in the near term. What gives?
Channel Data Management Sheds Light on Supply ChainJune 2, 2015
Retailers analyze customer data for sales insights, but such data is largely invisible to OEMs. The emerging discipline of channel data …
Why Walmart Doesn't Have Legacy ITMay 29, 2015
Walmart CIO Karenann Terrell details how the world's largest retailer handles app refreshes and how it views Big Data.
Salesforce Brings Big Data to Analytics CloudMay 28, 2015
Salesforce has partnered with Big Data management platform providers like Google, Cloudera and Hortonworks to offer integrations for its …
3 Tips to Boost Mobile App AdoptionMay 20, 2015
Mobile app initiatives often lack a plan to encourage user adoption. Big mistake. Here are three suggestions for boosting mobile app usage.
Epicor Spinning off Retail BusinessMay 12, 2015
Epicor, which recently purchased two providers of retail software, is spinning off its Retail Solutions business. It is also refinancing …
Mobile App Use Continues to Evolve: Good TechnologyMay 11, 2015
Document editing and messaging are just two mobile apps that many enterprises probably could not imagine using in the not-so-distant past.
Should You Build an Apple Watch App?May 5, 2015
Considering building an Apple Watch app? Ask yourself four questions first.
8 Trends Boosting Supply Chain EfficiencyApril 30, 2015
Logistics is a key area of focus for companies hoping to improve their supply chains, experts say.
Where Are Mobile Payments Headed?April 22, 2015
Apple is not the only company trying to grab a piece of the nascent mobile payment market.
How to Get a Human Capital Management Project FundedApril 20, 2015
When making the case for investment in HCM software, HR pros should focus on benefits that are meaningful for CFOs.
How Is Hadoop Evolving to Meet Big Data Needs?April 16, 2015
Author of "Hadoop: The Definitive User Guide" offers an update on the current state of Hadoop and where it is headed.
Splice Machine, RedPoint Global Team on Omnichannel Marketing SolutionMarch 31, 2015
Solution marries Splice Machine's Hadoop relational database management system with RedPoint's digital marketing software.
9 Tech Trends Transforming RetailFebruary 6, 2015
The retail industry's reputation as a technology laggard is beginning to change, say experts.
Analyzing Big Data: General Purpose Tool or Domain-Specific App?January 15, 2015
Will a general purpose data analytics tool or a domain-specific app help you get maximum value from Big Data? You may well need both.
10 CRM Predictions for 2015January 12, 2015
Cloud, integration and analytics are still among the top CRM trends in 2015, experts say.