- June 02, 2011
A Japanese company that used SaaS-based ERP at an Indian subsidiary to lower costs and speed deployment found that the project also helped with IT governance.
- May 24, 2011
Salesforce.com keeps adding to its open and social cloud computing strategy through acquisitions and internal development, while some observers wonder if the company isn't spreading itself too thin.
- May 20, 2011
The sky’s the limit as cloud computing vendor Salesforce.com breaks the $2 billion in revenue mark with Force.com, the Sales Cloud and Chatter as it also eyes a marketing cloud.
- April 28, 2011
Dell this week released an update to its newly acquired Boomi SaaS integration suite, but at least two companies say you won't catch them using the product anymore.
- April 11, 2011
With the next major release of each of its ERP products, Microsoft will offer a cloud-based option, the company announced today.
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- December 13, 2010
Alternative cloud computing models promise more deployment flexibility and collaboration benefits for ERP users.
- December 07, 2010
Next year, Salesforce.com will release a cloud-based database product called database.com.
- November 10, 2010
A three-step approach can balance the risks and rewards of using ERP cloud computing technology to run mission-critical business processes.
- August 31, 2010
Developing a SaaS ERP RFP is different from on-premise, requiring more attention to the vendor’s financial viability. Organizations also need to pay attention to service-level agreements.
- April 21, 2010
Salesforce.com is buying Jigsaw's online data services company and sees an opportunity to develop software on top of the information sharing service.
- March 04, 2010
RightNow pledged no shelfware, the ability to flex up or down on licenses, and five-year price certainty. It called on competitors to do the same.
- December 04, 2009
Jason Ouellette, author of "Development with the Force.com Platform," talks about developing for the cloud in this podcast.
- May 12, 2009
SMBs who are in the ERP software selection process aren't limited to large name-brand ERP packages. Many SMBs are choosing SaaS, cloud computing or open source to meet their ERP needs.
- April 13, 2009
SaaS CRM vendor research must be thorough, especially during a recession, says expert Denis Pombriant. In this column, you'll find out what a company's attrition rate says about its stability.
- April 02, 2009
NetSuite is offering a number of connectors between its ERP and e-commerce SaaS applications to Salesforce.com via partners.