Apps News & Analysis
| Monday Dec 10, 2012
BYOD becomes the norm in most companies as they embrace new ways to work and new mobile devices. Companies focus on making employees productive no matter where they are.
Companies move further and further away from the "stack," whether that's Microsoft, Oracle or Salesforce, and become more comfortable choosing best of breed technologies for their needs, including HR, CRM, ERP, Finance, Content Management and Collaboration. Open standards allows for easy integration. -- Whitney Bouck, General Manager, Box Enterprise at Box
| Friday Dec 7, 2012
Bad news for many -- Google has killed off its free Apps suite for businesses, but luckily those that already have accounts set up are in the clear.
| Wednesday Dec 5, 2012
If you really listen when people talk, you can learn some amazing things. And in an age where chatter about the Cloud, Big Data and the shortage of Data Scientists has gone viral, there’s a quieter, compelling conversation going on.
The next wave of computing will be about Big Data App development.
| Wednesday Nov 14, 2012
Enterprise software and software-related services company, SAP, has released changes to the SAP Mobile Platform, security features for SAP Afaria and a new product: SAP 360 Customer Solution.
| Tuesday Nov 13, 2012
Mobile device management provider Zenprise has released its quarterly report looking at mobile trends in the enterprise. Results identify iPad as the main factor in iOS growth, while Android dominates key verticals.
| Thursday Nov 1, 2012
Modern businesses need to do more than just provide customers with a way to provide feedback, they need to drive their customers to engage in a conversation about their product.
| Friday Oct 19, 2012
It’s not everyday that I attend a SharePoint conference and become engaged in academic discussions about the value of knowledge sharing and content intelligence. Such was the case when I attended the opening keynote of the KMWorld 2012 of which the SharePoint Symposium was a part.
| Thursday Oct 18, 2012
Anybody that had doubts about Microsoft’s commitment to service got more proof this week. Only days before its second quarter earnings announcement, the company announced plans to acquire cloud storage vendor StorSimple and that it closed on a deal to buy marketing automation provider MarketingPilot. Should Salesforce be concerned?
| Tuesday Oct 16, 2012
Confirmit is releasing version 17.5 of its Horizons SaaS multichannel market research solution. Features such as reporting, feedback/data collection and survey design have been enhanced.
| Tuesday Oct 16, 2012
Cisco announces changes to its collaboration portfolio, with a strong focus on improving collaboration in the cloud.
| Friday Oct 12, 2012
There's a seismic shift going on. Whether it's the way we are communicating or the new faces and shifting roles of the C-suite, change is afoot.
This week our contributors took a look at where we're changing and where things remain the same and offered a glimpse into what the future intranets might look like. Experiments took place in both the B2B communications front and with SharePoint. They kicked tires, built dreams and herded sheep.
| Tuesday Oct 9, 2012
The need to be agile and the need to collaborate in a cross-disciplinary fashion will be crucial to your future career.
| Friday Sep 28, 2012
A new app for Android phones brings local information, tourist facts, offers and restaurant recommendations for those new to a city, or taking the tour.
| Wednesday Sep 26, 2012
For many of us who eagerly await the release of the latest and greatest from Microsoft we were shocked and awed when we discovered that this release removed one of the primary tools for Business Users from the product. SharePoint Designer, as we had come to know it, had been drastically changed.
| Wednesday Sep 19, 2012
Around 1PM Eastern Time, if tradition holds, expect the connection to Apple's update servers to collapse into a sea of mush as millions of iPhone and iPad users rush to try out the latest features offered by the new mobile OS.