If your CRM system isn't designed for ease of data entry, it can undermine data analysis and decision making. Here's how to promote cleaner data.
Location-based technologies like personalization are yielding valuable consumer data, but companies need to be careful stewards of the information.
Getting a holistic view of customers takes more than technology; companies need to eliminate data silos and gain insight about customer experience.
Longtime user says Budget Maestro is much easier to use than Microsoft Excel for BP&F but needs better formatting for printed reports.
These days, when a company needs a new HR system, it turns to the cloud. An expert reviews SaaS product offerings from Oracle, SAP and Workday.
Cisco taps Thomsons for massive SaaS project in Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia.
With Amazon’s latest announcement to deliver a new AWS SDK to Go-using customers, we asked expert contributor Chris Moyer to weigh in on the news.
Choosing AWS tools or third-party tools depends on the types of tools you want to employ. Here's some advice to help you better understand.
Taking advantage of SSD technologies for database applications can be challenging. Here are a few tips for dealing with AWS applications.
Should companies use the built-in planning capabilities of an ERP system, or select from best-of-breed demand planning tools? An expert debunks some myths about the pros and cons of each, and outlines best practices for choosing the right approach.
The demand management market can be difficult to navigate because of the over-abundance of terms for technology and processes. What do companies really need to know about the various categories of demand management?
Equipment providers and distributors are shifting their focus to improving field service. What are some best practices and technologies that can boost customer engagement and increase sales?
This news recap looks at Microsoft's planned purchase of R analytics software vendor Revolution Analytics and a new report from the FTC on securing Internet of Things data.
TechTarget's 2015 IT Priorities Survey shows that while businesses are still investing in basic BI and data warehousing capabilities, big data initiatives are becoming almost as prevalent.
Strong data governance is needed to maximize the value of business intelligence efforts -- and that starts with a common set of data definitions, consultant Wayne Eckerson says.
Is it safe to move from on-premises application lifecycle management tools to cloud-based tools? Read this expert answer to find out.
This expert answer offers tips on choosing a testing service and then reviews three options for companies to consider.
Learn about tips for choosing a testing service and whether it makes sense to test outside the business.
Developers and architects should know the benefits and limitations of HTML5 for mobile apps. Starting with this tip could be a good first step.
Experts have found that industries from financial services to healthcare are leveraging intelligent BPM, keeping architects and developers on their toes.
Brian Peddle, former CTO at Southern New Hampshire University, had to think outside the box to develop a custom learning management system.