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cloudBuy plc, el mercado de comercio electrónico en la nube, anunció hoy que se ha adjudicado un nuevo contrato con el Gobierno del Estado de Australia (el “Estado”) con el fin de proveer un mercado de compras electrónicas para los departamentos de tesorería y TI del Estado. Una vez implementado, el nuevo mercado electrónico consolidará los servicios compartidos actuales a través de una única plataforma en línea, lo que implicará ahorros financieros y por eficiencia. El mercado electrónico también se integrará a la plataforma empresarial SAP que actualmente tiene el Estado, lo que permitirá la sincronización de la facturación y los pedidos de compras. En la primera etapa del proyecto, que en principio se ejecutará durante un período mínimo de seis meses, cloudBuy implementará su mercado electrónico con software como servicio (SaaS) de extremo a extremo para el Es... (more)

Wipro Launches Global Customer Experience Center

Wipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT), a leading global Information Technology, Consulting and Business Process Services company, today announced the launch of a global Customer Experience Center (CEC) at Wipro’s Mountain View office in California, United States. The lab is designed to demonstrate emerging technologies, test proof of concepts and give customers the opportunity to see the latest data center, enterprise, and cloud solutions in real-world, real-time scenarios. The Wipro CEC is a best-in-class technology demonstration lab, leveraging Cisco’s leading-edge UCS scale out infrastructure for the SAP HANA® platform, Common Platform Architecture for Big Data, and Cisco’s Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI). It also uses the latest immersive, collaborative, and interactive demonstration technologies available in the industry. The Wipro CEC aims to give customers the env... (more)

China Telecom, IBM Team to Deliver Cloud Computing to the Chinese Market

BEIJING, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Telecom Corporation Limited and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that they have entered into a three-year agreement to help small and medium businesses (SMBs) implement secure, cost-effective and scalable SAP cloud-based applications. Additionally, the cloud-based SAP applications will better enable China Telecom SMB customers that have or are planning to implement SAP applications, to reduce operating and application management costs with enterprise-ready applications. By taking advantage of cloud computing technology, businesses will be able to accelerate implementation, providing scalability and elasticity to meet their individual needs. As a leading Chinese telecommunication company and the largest infrastructure network operator in China, China Telecom will manage clients' infrastructure that includes cloud platform r... (more)

Free ASE & IQ Software

** Hot Tip **Free Developers Edition of either SAP Sybase ASE or IQ! ASE    The developer's edition has most license options enabled, but only restricted with a light limit of 25 user connections and may not be used for production purposes. When you're running ASE on Linux you won't be able to run it on older versions of Linux such as RedHat 7.x - you really need to run RH Enterprise Linux (or similar).    The free Developer's Edition for ASE 16.0 can be downloaded here (available on all supported ASE platforms). IQ   A free Express Edition of IQ 16.0 for Linux/Intel and Windows (all 64-bit only) can be downloaded here. The IQ Express Edition is limited to 5 Gb of data space and most (but not all) IQ options are included. => There is no time limit with these versions of ASE or IQ Enjoy! Regards ... Chris ... (more)

BroadGroup research findings on Mid-Market Enterprise Cloud Adoption published by Attenda

London - August 06, 2014 - Attenda Limited, the Business Critical IT company, today announced that it is publishing its latest BroadGroup research findings on mid-market enterprise cloud adoption. BroadGroup is an Information Media Technology and Professional Services company, with a leading data centre consulting practice. During the independent research, commissioned by Attenda, BroadGroup conducted interviews with Attenda clients, across a broad set of verticals, to ask CIOs and IT Directors how widely they had adopted cloud; and if so, what best practices had been adopted and were there any lessons to be learnt. As Daniel Beazer, Consultant, Broad Group comments; "The findings were very interesting and revealed that every participant saw considerable benefits in the cloud; but many felt there were considerable barriers to achieving these benefits." Beazer conti... (more)

Enterprise Mobility Asia News Round-up

Welcome to Enterprise Mobility Asia News Weekly, an online newsletter that consists of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility in Asia.  Asia is predicted to be the fastest area of growth for enterprise mobility between now and 2016. Despite a push for mobile business, China’s Baidu only has 35 percent of the mobile search volume.  The company is pushing for pre-installation of its search engine in mobile devices.  Read Original Content According to a recent survey by The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India, over 50 percent of full-time employees prefer mobility and employing mobile technology into the workplace.  Read Original Content Indian e-commerce site Freecharge.in offers a unique customer service plan in which customers can simply recharge their prepaid mobiles online and in return receive gift coupons of the same ... (more)

InsideView(R) Relationship Manager Reduces Account Churn by 25% With New People Alerts

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/07/13 -- InsideView, the sales intelligence leader that empowers sales and marketing professionals to get in and win, today showcased Relationship Manager™ People Alerts, new functionality within its flagship customer intelligence product that monitors organizational changes that affect decision makers within key accounts. The new feature within Relationship Manager monitors key individuals within target accounts to track and alert about organization changes such as resignations, new hires, changes in reporting structure or title. "The cost of customer churn is extremely high, especially in SaaS or subscription businesses," said Umberto Milletti, CEO of InsideView. "Existing accounts are 45% more profitable than new accounts. As more and more businesses adopt subscription relationships as their main form of delivery, nurturin... (more)

Perforce and Parasoft Modernise Software Development Processes Through a Unified Collaboration and Development Testing Platform

Integration of social code review and defect prevention testing boosts code quality while shortening software release cycles Key Points: Technology from Parasoft and Perforce enables joint customers to improve code quality early in the development processQuality tests can now be performed as part of the code review process rather than after the code is committed to the mainline End-to-end collaboration between teams accelerates Continuous Delivery ALAMEDA, Calif (June 24, 2014) - Perforce Software and Parasoft today announced the integration of Parasoft's Development Testing Platform, which helps developers prevent software defects, with Perforce Swarm, the leading social coding solution from Perforce. Together, the two technologies streamline critical components of an enterprise's continuous delivery pipeline. Swarm enables globally dispersed development teams to ... (more)

Excel-based app for Oracle and SAP

Excel is the number cruncher par excellence. From just a spreadsheet that replaced lotus1-2-3 it turned into a behemoth. The various add-ons to EXCEL has enormously enhanced the product to what it is today. An Excel based unique product exceL4apps brings them together. Here is the homepage for this Excel solution. http://www.excel4apps.com/ There are products separate for Oracle and SAP. ORACLE: GL Wand Oracle Budget Wand Oracle Reports Wand Oracle SAP: GL Wand SAP Report Wand SAP You can download free trials and here is what GL Wand for Oracle solution provides: It is an Excel-based financial reporting solution to use with Oracle e-Business Suite 11i or 12. It claims, "GL Wand enables highly efficient and secure financial reporting, shorter month ends, and faster refreshes with ad-hoc inquiry and drill downs." The best way to know about it is to download (from the link a... (more)

Enterprise Mobility Growing Fastest in Asia

Welcome to Enterprise Mobility Asia News Weekly, an online newsletter that consists of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility in Asia.  Asia is predicted to be the fastest area of growth for enterprise mobility between now and 2016. M2M industry executive Derick Tsang will bring his knowledge of M2M and telecommunications to the Asia Pacific region for Telit Wireless Solutions.  The company has created a new “president of the Asia Pacific region” position for Tsang, and he will be responsible for South Korea, China, India, Southeast Asia, Taiwan and Australia.  He will also establish Telit sales outreach in Japan. Read Original Content Chinese search engine provider Baidu will take advantage of the booming mobile and smartphone market in China and focus on mobile in 2012.  In Q4 2011 China became the largest mobile market in the world. R... (more)

Quri Announces Substantial Growth and Lays Foundation for Increased Expansion

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/21/14 -- Quri Inc., a retail intelligence company that provides on-shelf visibility and insights to Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) brands, today announced significant growth statistics that illustrate the company's achievements. The company also announced strategic executive hires to fortify its leadership team and execute its long-term strategy. Quri's recent achievements include: 6x revenue increase from 1H13 to 1H14 Revenue increase of 100% from Q114 to Q214 70 total customers, including 90% of the world's top 25 CPG companies, such as Unilever, Proctor & Gamble and Nestle In addition to its strong financial and customer figures, Quri also recently expanded its leadership team by introducing three key additions. This quarter, Kathleen Egan joined the Quri team as its new vice president of services and analytics. Egan combine... (more)