Business

CRM ERP Software – Short News of December 16, 2011

The Cloud Wars – 2012 Source: Enterprise Irregulars Workday had stayed away from CRM in its ERP suite of products, choosing to partner with Salesforce.com instead. One has to wonder if they might not be looking elsewhere for a CRM offering. SAP – SAP has, over the last year or so, talked a lot about the … See More »

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Succession Planning System – Latest News of December 16, 2011

OpenText brings in Silicon Valley executive as CEO Waterloo Record WATERLOO – Even though the succession planning started a couple of years ago, OpenText chief executive officer John Shackleton planned to stay on board until the company found the right person to fill his shoes. “If we had not found the right person, … See More »

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CRM ERP Software – Short News of December 14, 2011

SAP Makes Social Analysis Play with NetBase Agreement Source: Enterprise Apps Today SAP is selling NetBase’s social media analytics software and examining opportunities to integrate it with SAP applications, including CRM, business intelligence and ERP solutions. With both Oracle and Salesforce.com making moves into social media … See More »

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Succession Planning System – News Week of December 14, 2011

Tackling Thorny Farm Succession Issues Source: Farm Futures (blog) Farm succession planning is never easy, but it can be done. That’s why the 2012 Farm Futures Business Management Summit, to be held Jan. 5-6 in St. Louis, includes sessions that can help you map out the future of your farm. … See More »

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CRM ERP Software – Short News of December 13, 2011

ERP software leader SAP ‘is environmentally-conscious’ Source: Codestone Leading enterprise resource planning (ERP) software provider SAP has revealed its commitment to the environment at a recent industry event. Peter Graf, chief sustainability officer at the firm, spoke at a media gathering in Washington DC last week and … See More »

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Business Software Short News Week of December 12, 2011

SAP deal sparks business software rally Source: MarketWatch By Benjamin Pimentel, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — SuccessFactors Inc.’s stock soared Monday on a planned buyout by SAP AG, and the deal sparked a rally in shares of other makers of business software offered as a web-based service. … See More »

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Online Marketing and Advertising News of December 13, 2011

Moms Say Online Engagement Impacts Purchases Source: MarketWatch (press release) Omnicom is a leading global advertising, marketing and corporate communications company. Omnicom’s branded networks and numerous specialty firms provide advertising, strategic media planning and buying, interactive, direct and promotional marketing, … See More »

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